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BARRACK-ROOM BALLADS and other verses


Condition: Good condition/gilt top

London: Methuen & Co, 1902. Joseph Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936) was an English short-story writer, poet, and novelist. 'The Barrack-Room Ballads' is the collective name given to a series of songs and poems by Rudyard Kipling, dealing with the late-Victorian British Army and mostly written in a vernacular dialect. The series contains some of Kipling's most well-known work, including the poems 'Gunga Din', 'Tommy' and 'Danny Deever', and helped consolidate his early fame as a poet. The first poems were published in the Scots Observer in the first half of 1890, and collected in Barrack-Room Ballads and Other Verses in 1892. XVII + 208 pag. Includes a catalogue of books and announcements of Methuen & Co publishers: London 36 Essex Street W. C. (48 pag). . Nineteenth edition. Cloth binding. Good condition/gilt top. 19,5cmx12,5cm.
  • Bookseller: Festina Lente IT (IT)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 029279
  • Title: BARRACK-ROOM BALLADS and other verses
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good condition
  • Jacket condition: gilt top
  • Edition: Nineteenth edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Methuen & Co
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1902
  • Keywords: danny deever gunga din tommy
  • Size: 19,5cmx12,5cm


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