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Indian Tales by  Rudyard Kipling - First Thus - 1899 - from Old Scrolls Book Shop (SKU: 026199)

Indian Tales

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Indian Tales

by Kipling, Rudyard

  • Used
  • good
  • hardcover
  • First
Good/no dust jacket
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New York / Boston: H. M. Caldwell Company, 1899. First Thus. Hardcover. Good/no dust jacket. New York / Boston: H. M. Caldwell Company, 1899. First Thus. Good/no dust jacket. "Oriental Edition" with clean decorated cloth front and rear boards and spine in the manner of an oriental rug, with gold lettering on cover and spine. Wear (some fraying) to spine corners. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean - small previous owner name is ink-stamped in upper corner of front fixed endpaper; "Contents" page is loose. Frontispiece photo of Rudyard Kipling with clean tissue guard, sixteen additional illustrations. 750 pages.


"Or ever the knightly years were gone With the old world to the grave, I was a king in Babylon And you were a Christian slave," - W.E. Henley.


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Old Scrolls Book Shop US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
Indian Tales
Kipling, Rudyard
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
no dust jacket
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First Thus
H. M. Caldwell Company
Place of Publication
New York / Boston
Date Published
Fiction, short stories, literature, Rudyard Kipling, Decorated American Trade Binding, DATB, Oriental Edition
Bookseller catalogs
Short Stories/Anthologies; Decorated American Trade Binding;

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