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  • Edition: first edition without limitation statement on copyright page
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London: Methuen And Co.. 1892. first edition without limitation statement on copyright page. VG++, bottom corner tips are a little rubbed, otherwise book is clean, tight. A very handsome copy. ; 8vo, finely bound in 3/4 red leather with marbled boards, top edges gilt, others uncut. Raised bands, marbled endpapers, LIMITED TO 225 LARGE PAPER COPIES, this was the variant issue which was handsomely rebound in 3/4 leather. On the front endpaper is a mounted limitation statement which reads: "Of this Edition on Dutch Paper 225 Copies have been printed, of which 200 are for sale. No. 11" This statement appears to have been added later. A scarce issue. .

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London: Methuen and Co. and George Newnes, 1899. Finely bound early printings of Kipling's collections of songs and poems regarding the late-Victorian British Army and voyages on the high seas. Octavo, three volumes, bound in three quarters morocco over marbled boards with gilt titles and tooling to the spine in 6 compartments within raised gilt bands, top edge gilt, others uncut, marbled endpapers. In near fine condition. Bookplate to each pastedown. In the short span of four years, English author Rudyard Kipling produced, in addition to the Jungle Books, a collection of short stories (The Day's Work), a novel (Captains Courageous), and a profusion of poetry, including the volume The Seven Seas. The collection of Barrack-Room Ballads was issued in March 1892, first published individually for the most part in 1890, and containing his poems "Mandalay" and "Gunga Din".

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  • Book condition: VERY GOOD INDEED
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London - Methuen and Co., 1908 Book. VERY GOOD INDEED. Hardcover. A uniformly bound collection of Kipling's poetry. The Five Nations (fourth edition); The Seven Seas (Thirteenth edition); Barrack-Room Ballads and Other Verses (Twenty-fifth edition). With vignette illustrations to title pages. In three volumes. Joseph Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936) was an English short-story writer, poet, and novelist chiefly remembered for his tales and poems of British soldiers in India, and his tales for children. He received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1907. Kipling is best known for his works of fiction, including The Jungle Book, Just So Stories, Kim, many short stories, and some poetry. He is regarded as a major innovator in the art of the short story; his children's books are enduring classics of children's literature; and his best works are said to exhibit a versatile and luminous narrative gift. Previous owner's ink inscriptions dated 1917 to front pastedown. Condition: Uniformly bound in half ca ... Read more

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  • Edition: Third Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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London: Methuen and Co. Ltd., 1892. xix, 208, 16 page publisher's cat., vignette to title page, brown buckram with gilt titles to spine, teg, corners and head and tail of spine bruised, some light foxing and finger marks. Presentation inscription "To Harry From A.S.S. and P.R.S, September 13-92". Harry is Harry leslie Sherwood who entered the Foreign Office in 1882, rising to become Inspector General of H.M. Consulates and editor of the F.O. List-the donors are assumed to be members of his family. The book contains 2 press cuttings including the first printed version of "The Absent-minded Beggar" published by the Daily Mail on 31st October 1899. The poem is headed "Rudyard Kipling's New Poem" with "Copyright in England and America by the "Daily Mail" publishing company." Although there is no date on the newspaper, indications are that it was printed in 1899. The rights to publish had been given by Kipling to Lord Harmsworth, proprietor of the Daily Mai ... Read more

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  • Book condition: good to very good
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London: Methuen and Co., 1892. Undetermined. good to very good. 1st Edition. xix,[1],208pp. + 16pp. (publisher's ads)pp. Small Octavo (approximately 19.5cm tall) in original cloth, faded with some minor bubbling and two small stains on front cover, top edge gilt, others uncut, pages lightly browned with occasional light foxing. good to very good 1892

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  • Edition: First UK Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good+
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London: Methuen and Co., 1892. First UK Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. Publisher's red cloth, gilt-stamped lettering on spine; 8vo; pp. xix, [1], 208, [1] (publisher's device), 16 (ads). Cloth lightly rubbed, with a few small scuff marks here and there; spine just a touch sunned; the tiniest bit of fraying at corners. In custom clamshell. A unique copy, with other poems by Kipling clipped from a variety of sources (usually identified and dated, including "Literature Magazine" 1899, "The Morning Post" 1913, "Pall Mall Gazette" 1895, et al) and mounted to the FFEP, pp. 12-15 of the ads, and rear paste-down.

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  • Book condition: VERY GOOD INDEED
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London - Methuen and Co., 1899 Book. VERY GOOD INDEED. Hardcover. A collection of ballads and poems by Rudyard Kipling. Fifteenth edition. Joseph Rudyard Kipling (30 December 1865 18 January 1936) was an English short-story writer, poet, and novelist. He is chiefly remembered for his tales and poems of British soldiers in India and his tales for children. Condition: Re-bound in a half vellum binding with blue cloth covered boards. Externally, generally smart, lightly rubbed in places. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are generally bright and clean with some scattered light foxing. There is a bookplate to the the front pastedown. There is also an ink inscription and abinder's stamp to the verso of front free end papers. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED..

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Near Fine
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London: Methuen & Co. , 1892. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Small 8vo. Original cloth; 208 pp. + 16 pp. of ads. An unusually nice copy of a book easily prone to wear.

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  • Edition: Second Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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London: Methuen and Co., 1892. Pp. xix, 208, 16-page publ. catalogue. From the library of Julius H. Griffith (1865-1936), friend of Kipling and fellow student at United Services College (U.S.C.) in Westward Ho!, England. He is the father of Canadian artist Julius Griffith, with ink inscription to the front blank dated June, 1892. Firebrick buckram, gilt spine lettering, top edge gilt, others deckled. Edges dusty, covers slightly soiled and scuffed, spinestrip sunned, otherwise a very good, square copy. (Stewart 108; Livingston 90). Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Octavo.

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London. Methuen and Co. 1900.. Hardcover. Book 12mo, 18cm, seventeenth edition,xix,208p., title-page vignette, in contemporary half dark blue/greencalf, raised bands, with gilt stamped with drum and bugle motif & giltdecorated borders in the panels, gilt titles, marbled boards andendpapers, all edges gilt, some slight wear on the edges still a verygood attractively bound copy (Hmbnds). ~ prize presentation on the frontfree fly. .

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  • Book condition: Very Good
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ont> Methuen and Co : London, 1898 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A smartly bound collection of Rudyard Kipling's popular poems, all about the British Army. 'Barrack-Room Ballads' is a collection of poetry dealing with the late-Victorian British army. The poems were originally published in 'Scots Observer', before being collected into this anthology. The work contains some of Rudyard Kipling's best known works, including 'Danny Deever', 'Gunga Din', 'Solider, Soldier', 'The Widow at Windsor', 'The Young British Solider', 'Gentlemen-Rankers', 'The ballad of East and West', 'The Sacrifice of Er-Heb', and more. Kipling is best known for his novel 'The Jungle Book', however he was a prolific writer of poems, novels, and short stories. Being born in India inspired much of his work, and he went on to become one of the most popular writers of his time. Condition: In the original half vellum binding with cloth to the board ... Read more

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  • Book condition: Used; Acceptable
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Methuen and Co., 1893. Hardcover. Used; Acceptable. No dust jacket. Covers worn. Lacks front free end paper. Previous owners inscription. Tanned pages. Fast Dispatch. Expedited UK Delivery Available. Excellent Customer Service. Bookbarn International Inventory #3181136

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Barrack-Room Ballads and Other Verses

Rudyard Kipling / [Richard Adams]

  • Edition: 13th Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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London: Methuen and Co. Ltd., 1898. 13th Edition . Very Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (12.5 x 19.5 cm). Red buckram binding. Top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Fading to spine, foxing to endpapers, clean text throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, with his bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Adams was a lifelong Kipling fan and his collection included most of Kipling's works (see our other items). A nice association copy. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.95; Oceania £14.00; Rest of World £13.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5 x 7.5 inches (12.5 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xix, 208. 40

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  • Edition: Later printing
  • Book condition: Near Fine
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London: Methuen and Co Ltd, 1933. Later printing. Near Fine. Reprinted 1933 63rd edition (First edition published 1892) Full red leather boards with gilt decoration of elephant head to front, and gilt title, 208 pages Top page edges gilded. Excellent condition with no foxing. Top of spine slightly scuffed.

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  • Book condition: Used; Good
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Methuen & Co, 1926. Hardcover. Used; Good. Printed date 1923. Fast Dispatch. Expedited UK Delivery Available. Excellent Customer Service. Bookbarn International Inventory #2956442

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  • Book condition: Used; Good
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Methuen & Co, 1926. Hardcover. Used; Good. No dust jacket. Fast Dispatch. Expedited UK Delivery Available. Excellent Customer Service. Bookbarn International Inventory #3061659

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  • Edition: Nineteenth edition
  • Book condition: Good condition
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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.

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  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Book condition: Fair
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London: Methuen and Co, 1898. 208pp. + 40 pages of announcements at the end. Brown cloth cover, rather stained, spine damaged, but repairable. Clean and good inside. No inscriptions. 1st Edition. Buckram. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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  • Book condition: Good
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London: Methuen and Co, 1892. Hardcover. Good. First edition. Good with top edge gilt, faded covers edgewear, insect damage to the front endpaper, and foredges of the pages, wear along the foredge of the rear board.

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  • Book condition: Very Good
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London: Methuen and Co., 1900. 8vo. Red buckram boards with gilt spine letering, corners bumped, spine faded, top edge gilt, binding tight and square, good clean copy. . Hardcover. Very Good.

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