The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling 1st edition, 5th impression. Illustrated by J. L. Kipling, W. H. Drake and P. Frezeny.
This edition of the classic, The Jungle Book, is in a good and tidy condition. Original blue hard boards with gilt illustration and lettering on the spine. Darkened spine with bumped edges of the spine and rubbed gilt lettering. Gilt pages edges in very good condition. Clean end pages – the front one has a tiny white mark on each page. Previous owners signature on the front free page dated 29th May 1896. Hinges good and firm binding. Tissue guarded frontis illustration with tissue a little foxed. Clean contents and illustrations intact. 21 printed pages. 8vo.