Title:Courting of Dinah Shadd and other stories AND The Courting of Dinah Shadd: A Contribution to a Bibliography of the Writings of Rudyard Kipling. FirstAmerican Edition.
Publisher:  Harper and Brothers, New York, 1890,
Seller ID: 107655
KIPLING, Rudyard. The Courting of Dinah Shadd and other stories. With a biographical and critical sketch by Andrew Lang. New York: Harper and Brothers, Publishers, September 1890. Harper’s Franklin Square Library, 680Pp. (6),[vii]-xii,-182,(2) of ads, including frontispiece. 8vo, printed bluish-green wraps, blue lettering to front cover and spine. WITH The Courting of Dinah Shadd: A Contribution to a Bibliography of the Writings of Rudyard Kipling. (Jamaica, Queensborough, NY: The Marion Press), [ca. 1898]. Pp. (4),1-20,(8) including colophon. 8vo, printed sewn blue paper wraps, black lettering to front cover. Both volumes are housed in a brick red cloth slipcase with brick-red leather spine, five raised bands and gilt lettering to spine. David Alan Richards, Rudyard Kipling: A Bibliography A43; Stewart, Rudyard Kipling: A Bibliographical Catalogue, 76 for Kipling's title; Stewart, 706 for the bibliographical supplement. "One hundred and twenty copies of / this contribution to a bibliography / of the writings of Rudyard Kipling / were printed for subscribers on / The Marion Press, Jamaica, Queens- / -borough, New York, in the month / of March, eighteen hundred and / ninety-eight. / This copy is No. 60, printed for / G.M. Williamson Esq."
Chipping to spine ends, name inked to front cover of Kipling's title, else very good. The bibliographical supplement is in very good condition in custom slipcase. 750.00