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    "If you can keep your head when all about you
    Are losing theirs ..."

    Rudyard Kipling. Poems 1886-1929. London: Macmillan & Co., Limited, 1929. Three octavo volumes. Limited edition of five hundred and twenty-five copies, signed by the author, of which five hundred are for sale. This copy is hand numbered "501" and signed by the author on its limitation page. Frontispiece dry-point portrait of Kipling by Francis Dodd, signed by the artist in pencil. Bound by Asprey in full maroon morocco, gilt ruled boards with corner decorations, five raised spine bands with gilt titles, rules and floral devices; all edges gilt, gilt board edges and ruled turn-ins, marbled endpapers. Boards and gilt edges lightly scuffed. Near fine. From the collection of Donald Carter.

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    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
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