Soldier Tales by Rudyard Kipling
A bright and very good copy of Soldier Tales. Includes the short stories of “With the Main Guard”, “Drums of the Fore and Aft”, “The Man Who Was”, “The Courting of Dinah Shadd”, “The Incarnation of Krishna Mulvaney”, “The Taking of Lungtungpen”, and “The Madness of Private Ortheris”. This first edition contain twenty one black and white illustrations including a tissue guarded frontpiece.
Original bright, blue boards with gilt borders and illustration on the upper cover. Little wear to the covers and a very clean copy. Light bumping of the spine ends. All edges are bright gilt. Clean dark end papers. Foxing on the tissue guard, frontpiece and title page. Light spotting. Bindings are good with very slightly weak hinge on page 80/81. 8vo 172 pp.
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