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KIPLING, Rudyard. Letters of Marque. Allahabad: A.H. Wheeler & Co., 1891. (Printed at the "Pioneer" Press). FIRST INDIAN EDITION. Pp. (8),[i]-ii,-154,(6). 8vo, red and blue cloth (divided diagonally), with title in gilt to red portion and “by Rudyard Kipling” in gilt to the blue portion, gilt let tering to red spine.
David Alan Richards, Rudyard Kipling: A Bibliography A61, Stewart, Rudyard Kipling: A Bibliographical Catalogue,95. Martindell, A Bibliography of the Works of Rudyard Kipling, 1881-1923, 47 (illustration of the title page to plate opp. p. 40).
With the A.H. Wheeler & Co. stamp and "Issued 26 Jan 92" despatch stamp to flyleaf, as indicative of most of the known copies of this edition. This is not one of the several stamped dates listed on Richards p.67.
Split to front outer hinge encompassing three-quarters of the hinge, light chipping to spine ends, Feb 17 1892 acquisition note to flyleaf, small chip to middle of rear inner hinge. 400.00
Title: Letters of Marque. First Indian Edition.
Publisher: A.H. Wheeler & Co., Allahabad, 1891,:
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