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    The Burwash Edition of the Complete Works of Rudyard Kipling, one of 1,010 Sets Signed by Him - in Dust Jackets

    Rudyard Kipling. The Complete Works in Prose and Verse of Rudyard Kipling. [New York]: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1941. Burwash Edition. Limited to 1,010 numbered sets signed by Kipling (this being copy number 724). Twenty-eight octavo volumes. Frontispiece portrait in Volume I. Original red cloth with a gilt vignette on front covers. Spines decoratively gilt, top edge gilt, others uncut. In the rare original dust jackets (volumes I and XXVIII are facsimile jackets). Jacket spines toned, some moderate wear to jackets and several jacket spines chipped (headcap of volume XI replaced in facsimile), bookplate on verso of front pastedowns. Some rubbing to cloth, a few hinges starting. Still, a fine set.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
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