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The Day's Work by  Rudyard Kipling - Hardcover - Later Printing - 1929 - from Old Scrolls Book Shop (SKU: 017381)

The Day's Work

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The Day's Work

by Kipling, Rudyard

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  • hardcover
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Garden City: Doubleday Doran, 1929. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good++/No Dustjacket. Garden City: Doubleday Doran, 1929. Later Printing. Very Good++/No Dustjacket. Very clean dark green ribbed cloth boards with stamped gilt lettering and black illustration of sailing ship on cover and spine. Lettering on spine is slightly faded, still clearly legible. No bumping, fading to cloth or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names or bookplates. Frontis illustration of a train crossing a trestle. 1929 on title page, seven additional black & white plates. "Copyright 1894, 1895, 1896, 1897, 1898, 1905" on copyright page. 431 pgs. 8vo. Literature.


The Day's Work contains twelve of Kipling's tales that focus on work, employment, and labor from different perspectives. Some of the stories include: "A Walking Delegate," "The Bridge-Builders," "The Tomb of His Ancestors," and "William the Conquerer," among others.


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The Day's Work
Kipling, Rudyard
Hard Cover
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Used - Very Good++
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Later Printing
Doubleday Doran
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Garden City
Date Published
Literature Rudyard Kipling Antiquarian
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