RUDYARD KIPLING'S VERSE 1885-1926
Price: 395.00 USD
(London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1927), FIRST OF THE INCLUSIVE EDITION, IN A FINE BINDING BY BUMPUS. The Inclusive Edition of 1927 includes thirty-seven more poems written since the previous edition of 1918. In all nearly 500 of the author's verses indexed both by title and by first line. First impression of the fine Inclusive Edition. Title-page printed in red and black. 8vo, in a very fine and handsome contemporary binding signed by Bumpus of full scarlet crushed morocco, the spine with six compartments separated by blind ruled tall raised bands, one compartment with gilt ruled and lettered black morocco label, the board edges gilt ruled, extra-wide finely gilt tooled turn-ins, a.e.g. xiv, 744 pp. A flawless copy, both the text and binding pristine.