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    The Bombay Edition of Kipling's Works,
    Signed by Him

    Rudyard Kipling. The Works of Rudyard Kipling. London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1913 - 1919. The Bombay Edition, complete in twenty-five royal octavo volumes and signed by Kipling in volume one. Printed at the Florence Press on specially watermarked paper. Sumptuously bound in full crushed crimson morocco by Riviere and Son, with decorative corner pieces in gilt on the covers, decorative stamping and titles on the spines, triple-rule gilt inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, and top edges gilt. Headcap renewed on volume one. Minimal shelf wear to the remaining volumes. A spectacular set in near fine condition. From a private collection in North Carolina.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2014
    2nd Wednesday
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