The Jungle Book and Just So Stories Rudyard Kipling Folio Society 2005

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The Jungle Book and Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling

The Jungle Book – The stories are fables, using animals in a manner to give moral lessons. The stories included are: Mowgli’s Brothers; Kaa’s Hunting; Tiger! Tiger!; The White Seal; Rikki-Tikki-Tavi; Toomai of the Elephants; and Her Majesty’s Servants.

Just So Stories – Kipling began working on the book by telling the first three chapters as bedtime stories to his daughter Josephine. These had to be told “just so” (exactly in the words she was used to) or she would complain. The stories describe how one animal or another acquired its most distinctive features, such as how the Leopard got his spots. For the book, Kipling illustrated the stories himself.

Features;

  • Folio Society Fourth Impression No. 1119 Ninth printing and Tenth printing
  • Publisher Folio Society, London; 2005
  • Red Cloth Hardback, 191, 189 pp
  • Jungle Book Illustrations in colour by Maurice and Edward Detmold.
  • Just So Stories Illustrations in b/w by Kipling
  • Size 250 x 165mm, 1.5kg

Condition: Fine – Superb Unmarked Copy

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Weight 1.500 kg

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