Title:Story of the Gadsbys, A Tale without a Plot. Indian Railway Library, No. 2. First Indian Edition, First Issue.
Publisher:  A. H. Wheeler & Co., Allahabad, 1888,
Seller ID: 107666
KIPLING, Rudyard. The Story of the Gadsbys, A Tale without a Plot. Allahabad : published by Messrs. A. H. Wheeler & Co., . First Indian Edition,First Issue. Pp. (4),[v]-vi,(2),-100,(2),(7) of ads,(1). 8vo, illustrat ed greenish-grey wraps with black lettering to front cover, blank spine, with circular portrait illustration of a young girl with an upside-down flower on her head to rear cover; housed in a brick red cloth with morocco spinesolander case, five raised bands and gilt lettering to spine of case. Indi an Railway Library, No. 2. Stewart, Rudyard Kipling: A Bibliographical Catalogue, 32; Martindell, A Bibliography of the Works of Rudyard Kipling, 1881-1923, 23 (with plate illustration matching front cover). With 144mmX113mm bluish-green double-sided advertisement printed by Thacker, Spink & Co., Calcutta, for the Standard Life Office (Calcutta and Bombay) regarding life insurance, tipped in at [p.1] Light chipping to spine ends, inch-long split to tail of front outer hinge, a couple of small chips to corners of front wraps (not affecting illustration or text), else very good. 1,250.00