Title:City of Dreadful Night and other places. Indian Railway Library, No. 14. First Indian Edition.
Publisher:  A. H. Wheeler & Co., Allahabad, 1891,
Seller ID: 107664
KIPLING, Rudyard. The City of Dreadful Night and other places. Depicted by Rudyard Kipling. [Cover illustration by Brownlow Fforde]. Allahabad : A. H.Wheeler & Co., 1891. First Indian Edition. Pp. (8),-106,(10). 8vo, illustrated greenish-grey wraps with black lettering to front cover, blank spine, with circular portrait illustration of a smiling young woman to rear cover; housed in a brick red cloth with morocco spine solander case, five raised bands and gilt lettering to spine of case. Indian Railway Library, No. 14. David Alan Richards, Rudyard Kipling: A Bibliography A52; Stewart, Rudyard Kipling: A Bibliographical Catalogue , 93; Martindell, A Bibliography of the Works of Rudyard Kipling, 1881-1923 , 42. Reproduction of cover illustration found on [p.25] of Monkshood, The Less Familiar Kipling and Kiplingana. Front cover detached but present, horizontal tear to the “Opinions of the Press” leaf (the second leaf in the volume), two two-inch splits to rear outer hinge, emanating from both ends, minor chipping to corners (though no loss to the letter pressed illustration or text), else very good. 1,350.00