Lot 51 of 377:
Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories  

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Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Just So Stories for Little Children
Author:
Kipling, Rudyard
Place:
London
Publisher:
Macmillan and Company, Limited
Date:
1902
Description:

[6], 249, [2] pp. Illustrated by the author, including initials and plates. 23.5x17 cm (9¼x6¾"), original red cloth pictorially stamped in white, red and black, lettered in white. First Edition, First Issue.

First issue, with the flaking white pigment in the cover illustrations and lettering. In this copy, the lettering is still sound on the front cover, faint on the spine. Livingston 267.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some rubbing to spine ends and corners, short tear to cloth at spine head; faint foxing/offset to endpapers, front hinge cracking; very good.
 
Item number:
307586
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