one of 1000 numbered sets signed by Kipling. vol 27 has a couple of small nick on the spine else a very good set in original green cloth over boards with gilt stamped green leather spines and tips [and a couple of vols have tiny nicks to the top of the spine and vol 28 is a little stained at the extremities]. a handsome production. looks great on the shelf. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Collected Works of Rudyard Kipling: The ...
Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Co
Publication Date: 1941
Book Description Doubleday, Doran & Co., New York, 1941. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near fine condition. Dust Jacket Condition: Very good condition (DJ). First Edition. Complete 28 volume set, all in original dustjackets. The maroon cloth bindings are in almost new condition. One volume has a small cover stain. All of the dustjackets are lightly to moderately browned, with minor rubbing to the extremities including a few tiny tears and creases, but there are no chips or loss; protected in archival mylar. A few of the dustjackets are torn and creased on the front or rear panels, remaining complete and attractive. Number 826 of 1010 sets signed by Kipling on a special limitation page in volume one. The texts are clean and unmarked. A handsome set. First thus edition. Size: Octavo (8vo). Signed. Bookseller Inventory # 016591