First Edition of Collected Verse by Rudyard Kipling:
The Collected Verse is a collection of poetry from Rudyard Kipling. It is rare to find in such very good condition and would add value to collection of Rudyard Kipling’ works.
Bound in full, limp vellum and printed on English handmade paper. Gilt lettering on the cover and spine. Cover edges are free from significant wear. Good overall colour of the vellum of the cover. Silk ties are lacking from the covers. Top page edges are gilt. Other pages edges are uncut and a little age browned. Cream endpapers free from marks. Bookplate is lightly attached to the inside front end dated 1894. Signed declaration of the limited edition status of the book on the page facing the half title: “This edition deluxe printed on English hand made paper is limited to 500 copies of which this is number 340″ Signed by the publisher, Hodder and Stoughton. 477 pages. 11 x 8”
This book weighs over 2.2lb/1kg and therefore will incur a higher cost of postage for international (not UK) shipping.