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        THE JUNGLE BOOK AND THE SECOND JUNGLE BOOK (FIRST EDITION, SET)

      London: MacMillan and Co.. Very Good+. 1894, 1895. First Edition. Hardcover. Light rubbing to spine ends and minute tears to bottom spine. Binding tight; Both extremely nice copies in original blue boards with gilt linear design and gilt pictorial design of elephants (Jungle Book) and boa constrictor (Second Jungle Book). All edges gilt. The second Jungle Book comes in a red 1/4 leather custom case with gilt lettering and raised bands ; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 212, 238 pages .

      [Bookseller: Complete Traveller Antiquarian Bookstore]
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        Longman's Magazine, Volumes 1-24

      Longmans Green and Co. London: Longmans, Green, and Co.. (1882-1894). First. Magazine. The first 24 volumes (November, 1882-October, 1894) of this monthly literary magazine known for debuting the works of many important writers, and for Andrew Lang's influential column: "At the Sign of the Ship," which featured literary gossip, criticism, and fairy tales. Octavos. Contemporary half morocco and marbled paper boards. Ex-library with bookplates, else no other markings. Volume 1 lacking pages 515-524 and 569-588, volume 2 lacking pages 251-270; chipping to the spine backs, a few detached boards; volume 15 only rebound in half cloth; else a good or better complete run. Included are first appearances of Stevenson's Prince Otto, The Treasure of Franchard, and other works; H. Rider Haggard's Allan Quatermain; and works by Margaret Oliphant, Edith Nesbit, Walter Besant, James Payn, and Rudyard Kipling. Also included are: "The Art of Fiction" and The Pupil by Henry James, William Archer's "The Anatomy of Acting" (later published as Masks or Faces), and Joseph Jacob's "Cap-o'-Rushes" (published anonymously in Lang's column of February 1889). In his capacity as reader and literary advisor to the Longmans firm and de facto editor, Lang made Longman's a vehicle for his own tastes and prejudices, as well as a magazine of importance. .

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        THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON (EDINBURGH EDITION) (28 Volumes) (Leather Bound)

      London: Piccadilly. Good+;. 1894-98. Hardcover. 28 volumes. Edinburgh Edition of 1,035 copies. This set being #222. Red three quarter Moroccan leather bound covers are worn at the corners. There is also faint evidence in the lower block of the spines where at one time there was a library label. Were it not for these 2 issues, the covers are in outstanding condition. 5 raised bands on spines. Gilt borders on spines and covers. Red satin cloth boards. Boards and spines are straight. Bindings are tight. Marbled paste downs and end sheets. A plate on the front paste downs that reads: "Blevins Davis, Trianon Place, Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, Colorado." On the back end sheet and paste down are remnants of library pockets that have been removed. On the lower part of the title page there is a very, very small stamp " College of St. Joseph on the Rio Grande Library". Pages clean and appear unread. Gilt top edges. Untrimmed fore edges. In spite of the library markings, which are not very prominent, this is a beautiful set of Stevenson's works. .

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        PRIDE AND PREJUDICE. With a preface by George Saintsbury

      George Allen. London.,1894. LIMITED EDITION. One of only 250 large paper copies for England, from a total of 275 copies (there were another 25 copies for America) with all the101 fine line illustrations printed onto fine tissue paper and mounted onto the page. The text printed on Unbleached Arnold paper. Large 8vo.(10.5 x 7.2 inches). Previous owners name, dated Christmas 1896, on half title. A fine, clean copy in a beautiful fine binding of full purple morocco, extra gilt, by Bayntun-Riviere. Spine with two raised bands. Green label ruled and lettered in gilt. Elaborate continous lattice design with Vases, various plants and flowers and numerous dots, all in gilt, among the wavy lines, to the spine and both boards. Four gilt inner ruled borders surrounding purple endpapers decorated with gold floral design. Top edge gilt, the others untrimmed. A lovely clean and crisp copy of this scarce limited edition. One of the most beautifully illustrated books of the late nineteenth century in a stunning fine binding. :

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        Pride and Prejudice

      Macmillan and Co., Ltd. London. 1894. With an introduction by George Saintsbury. Original dark green publisher's cloth with gilt titles to spine and front. Ornate gilt peacock design to the upper cover and spine. All edges gilt; original dark slate green endpapers. xxvii, 476 pp.; b/w frontispiece and numerous line drawings by Hugh Thomson. First edition of the Hugh Thomson illustrated edition. Externally very Near Fine, showing some minor bumping and small 1mm dot to the spine. Internally , aside from some foxing to the blanks and half title, very clean and bright with no ink marks or writing. The hinges are in excellent order. Overall an outstanding example of this attractive edition.

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        The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

      London: George Newnes, Limited 1894, 1st Edition. () [6], 279pp. Very good. Octavo. Deep blue cloth with gilt stamped lettering on spine and front cover, black stamped illustration on front cover. Mild wear to boards with a small amount of professional restoration done to spine, bevelled edges. Light green grey endpapers decorated with a flower pattern. Minor professional repair to inner joints. Light foxing on endpapers and a few pages throughout. B / W frontis depicting 'The Death of Sherlock Holmes' and B / W illustrations on many of the pages. Tight text block. Gilt outer edge of text block. Illustrations by Sidney Paget. Eleven short stories by the famous Scottish author and physician, all centering around the famous fictional detective, Sherlock Holmes. The frontispiece displays the iconic depiction of Holmes and Moriarty at Reichenbach. The short story 'The Cardboard Box' is supressed from this edition (probably due to its inclusion of adultry) even though it had previously appeared along with the 11 other stories in Strand Magazine..

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        Sonnets and Lyrical Poems

      Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1894. Hard Cover. 1 of 310 copies. This is a beautiful Kelmscott press book with some of RossettiÕs loveliest poetry. Bound in original limp vellum with gilt title to spine. The boards are in very good condition with the fragile ties missing, minor rubbing and discoloring, as is common with vellum, and some spotting to the pastedowns, apparently from the original gluing. The interior is beautifully printed in red and black with an elaborate woodcut border to title page and many ornate woodcut initials throughout the text. The text is in very good condition with just a little aging along the fore-edges. The book is printed on MorrisÕs Flower paper in Golden type. Bookplate of John Villers Farwell III and book label of H.V. Willing affixed to front pastedown. 197 pages. PRI/030912. Very Good.

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        [Vins et Gastronomie] Le vigneron dans sa vigne

      Paris: Mercure de France, 1894. Broché. 9x14cm. Edition originale imprimée à petit nombre sur vergé. Signature datée manuscrite de l'auteur. Joint une coupure de presse qui a laissé une ombre sur les pages de garde et de faux titre. Rare. - Mercure de France, Paris _1894, 9x14cm, broché. - Vins et Gastronomie broché

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        The Works

      London: Chapman and Hall,, 1894. 17 volumes, octavo. Contemporary crimson half morocco, titles and decoration to spines, flat bands, crimson cloth boards, marbled endpapers and edges. With numerous black and white illustrations by George Cruikshank. Spines lightly rubbed, previous owner inscription to the front free endpaper in a couple of volumes, Charles Dicken's centenary stamp pasted to front free endpaper of each volume. An attractive library set in excellent condition. Two volumes are dated 1894 and 1895, the rest are undated.

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        THE SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT (CLAUDIUS BOMBARNAC)

      1894. hardcover. Verne, Jules. THE SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT. Or The Adventures of Claudius Bombarnac. New York: Lovell, Coryell & Company, n.d. [1894]. 10 pp (paginated 3-12) undated ads. Original tan cloth pictorially decorated in brown. <p>First American Edition, the only Verne title published by this publisher. As noted in T&M, the U.S. Book Company copyrighted this tale (titled CLAUDIUS BOMBARNAC) in September 1894, and two copies were deposited, but no such book was ever published. On October 9th they copyrighted the same tale as SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT. (It was also during the month of October that Sampson Low published its edition in London.) Then on November 10th, Lovell Coryell published THE SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT (adding a "THE"), with 52 illustrations, as here (Lovell Coryell was affiliated with United States Book Co., and the latter&#39;s copyright appears on this copy&#39;s copyright page). It was also so issued in wrappers. By December, E. A. Weeks of Chicago also came out with an edition of this title.</p> <p>This is a very good-plus copy (minor soil and edge-wear, marginal chip in one ad leaf, faint crease in rear board). This is one of the toughest American Vernes to find, and this is only the second copy we have seen in thirty years. Taves & Michaluk V040.</p> (Sumner & Stillman Code:11924)

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        The Castle Of The Carpathians

      New York : The Merriam Company, [1894]. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Duplessis. 8vo, 211pp+1 ad. Original green decorated pictorial cloth rebacked, very good. A very attractive volume, with the with the "nyctalop" (like a dragon with wings) dominating the front cover. inside front cover faint indication of bookplate removed. Previous owners small neat signature on inside front end flap.& Plate page 105 a small tear at top 1/2" not affecting illustration.& 37 full page b&w wood engravings, (out of sequence by page number)., The Merriam Company published the first American edition, , in November 1894, and although undated, came out about a year after the first London 1893 edition.

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        TOM SAWYER ABROAD

      1894. 1. TWAIN,MARK. TOM SAWYER ABROAD by Huck Finn, edited by Mark Twain. NY: Harp. Bros. 1894 (1894). 8vo, tan pict. cloth, some very light spotting on covers and tiny pinhole on title page else fine. 1st ed. (variation A with 5 5/8" between the words Webster and Twain on spine). Huck Finn is the narrator of the further travels and adventures of Tom Sawyer. Illus. with half-tone plates by Dan Beard. BAL 3440.

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        L'arte di cavalcare con aggiunta il cavallo attaccato alla carrozza... salo', tip. giovanni devoti, 1894.

      Quattro volumi di cm. 22, pp. lii, 415 (1); 453 (3); 430 (2); 455 (1). Con due tavole fuori testo al primo volume. Solida legatura coeva in cartonato rigido con titoli a stampa a piatti e dorsi. Esemplare stampati su carta particolarmente forte, marginoso (in barbe) e parzialmente a fogli chiusi. In eccellente stato di conservazione. Dedica manoscritta dell'autore. Vi è inoltre inserita una fotografia dell'epoca raffigurante un cavallerizzo (l'autore?). Edizione originale ed unica di questa ampia trattazione sull'arte di cavalcare. Non comune.

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        The Lives of the Chief Justices of England. From the Norman Conquest till the Death of Lord Tenterden. Five Volumes

      The most lavish and extensive edition of Lord Campbell's Chief Justices, providing us with an unbroken biographical record from the Norman Conquest through the first part of the 19th century, with 126 full page illustrations, 14 in color. 3/4 brown morocco over marbled boards, the top edges gilt. Edward Thomson Co., Northport, 1894-99.

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        Letters . .. Edited by Mabel Loomis Todd

      Boston: Roberts Brothers 1894 Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1894. First edition. 2 vols., Small 8vo. Engraved frontispieces (portrait in vol. I; Dickinson home in vol. II), 3 facsimile letters; [iv], xii, 228; [viii], 229-454 pp. Original green buckram, covers and spines stamped in gilt with Indian pipes motif (BAL's variant 1). Spine of volume I darkened with some loss of gilt, light shelfwear. Very good. Volume II supplied from another set, near fine. In custom morocco-backed slipcase and chemise. BAL 4660; Myerson A3.1.a (notes only three copies inscribed by Todd). Provenance: A.J. Lyman (his ownership inscription to flyleaf, "A.J. Lyman / Brooklyn New York," and presentation inscription from editor on half-title) . Volume I INSCRIBED to Mabel Loomis Todd's confidant and perhaps the first independent reader of the proofs of the LETTERS, Albert Josiah Lyman: "To Dr. Lyman / from /Mabel Loomis Todd / Amherst, / 17 Decr 1894." Todd met Lyman, minister of the South Congregational Church of Brooklyn, in February of 1894 while on a lecture tour. In a letter, dated 13 February 1894, to her ailing lover Austin Dickinson, Todd mentions with delight that "I have had an independent literary judgement on the proof of the LETTERS this morning which fills me with joy." The favorable judgement was pronounced by Lyman, who Longsworth describes as "Handsome, sympathetic, liberal in his views, and a clergyman of great pastoral power ..." (AUSTIN AND MABEL, p. 380n). After Austin Dickinson's death, "Dr. Lyman was the one [Todd] confided in and from whom she received remarkable and unorthodox consolation" (ibid). In January, 1894, Todd sent proofs of the LETTERS to every correspondent who allowed letters from Dickinson to be published (Meyerson, p. 34), and it is likely that Lyman was the first independent critic of the work. No one played a more crucial part in the early acceptance of Dickinson as a major American poet than Mabel Loomis Todd. She was the first posthumous steward of Dickinson's work, seeing the poems and letters into print for the first time. Meyerson notes only three copies of the LETTERS inscribed by Todd, all dated December, 1894. No significant inscribed copies of the LETTERS have appeared at auction in the last 30 years

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        Oeuvres complètes I-III.

      Bruxelles 1894. Portrait,LV,(1),855,(1),6 plates (one folding) + Portrait,VI,854,(2) + Portrait,(8),556pp. Illustrated. Quarto. Gilt calf backed boards with original printed first wrappers tipped in. Front covers with gilt textOffert par la Classe des Sciences de l´Academie Royale de Belgique. Small gift ticket inside covers.. 3 volumes

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        Antibarbarus I oder die Welt für sich und die Welt für mich.

      Berlin, Lewent'sche Buchdruckerei, 1894. (2),78 s. Samtida gult hklbd med lätt nött grön titeletikett. Marmorerade snitt. Tyvärr bunden utan omslag. Med Thore Virgins namnteckning daterad 1949 på främre pärmens insida och dedikation från författaren till G. Mittag-Leffler på titelbladet. Dedikationen skuren överst med obetydliga textförluster.. Zetterlund I:59. Allt som utkom. Utgavs av Bibliographisches Bureau som även publicerade översättningar av bl.a. "En dåres försvarstal" och "Tjänstekvinnans son" vid samma tid. Första svenska utgåvan kom 1906. I början av 1890-talet intresserade sig Strindberg mer och mer för naturvetenskapliga frågor. Under sin Paristid 1894-95 kom han i kontakt med några av de främsta företrädarna för den "moderna alkemin". Han genomförde en lång rad experiment bl.a. efter hypoteserna att antalet grundämnen var betydligt färre än den etablerade vetenskapen hävdade och att man i laboratoriet kunde förvandla ett grundämne till ett annat och t.ex. skapa guld. Strindberg var mån om att sprida sina alkemiska spekulationer i vetenskapliga kretsar. Gösta Mittag-Leffler var framstående teoretisk matematiker och verkade mycket för internationellt samarbete inom sin disciplin, bl.a. genom grundandet och utgivandet av tidskriften "Acta matematica". Han umgicks även tillsammans med sin syster Anna Charlotta Leffler i Stockholms konstnärs- och författarkretsar. August Strindberg hade lärt känna honom personligen 1891-92. Samma år som "Antibarbarus" gavs ut upptäckte engelska kemister grundämnet argon. De hade utgått från iakttagelsen att kvävgas som utvanns ur kväveföreningar var lättare än kvävgas framställd ur luften. Detta förhållande hade även Strindberg intresserat sig för. I ett brev till Birger Mörner den 21 maj 1895 nämner han att "Prof. Leffler var i Oxford när argon creerades och var nog patriot upplysa att en svensk luktat på ämnet tre månar förut." Detta syftar på "Antibarbarus" tredje kapitel där Strindberg redovisar sina teorier om kvävet. Senare bedömare har tillskrivit Strindbergs naturvetenskapliga skriverier ett visst konstnärligt och poetiskt värde, men knappast något vetenskapligt. Själv var han av en annan uppfattning

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        Pan. Af løjtnant Thomas Glahns papirer.

      Kbh. 1894. 8vo. 241 s.. Privat nyere pent skinnbind. For- og bakomslaget bundet med. Ubetydelige lyter på omslaget. Et delikat eksemplar

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        The Lives of the Chief Justices of England. From the Norman Conquest till the Death of Lord Tenterden. Five Volumes

      The most sumptuous and elaborate of all the editions of the Campbell's Chief Justices, with many full-page plates, some in color and others folding; with the crimson dustwrappers, well preserved, in the original slipcases, somewhat worn. Edward Thomson, Long Island, 1894.

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        Paulys Real-Encyclopädie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft. Neue Bearbeitung 1894-1980.

      53 volumes. 385 cm in all. Reihe 1: 24 volumes in 25 (1894-1963). Reihe 2: 10 volumes in 11 (1914-1972). Supplement: 15 volumes (1903-1978) + Register der Nachträge und Supplemente (1980) + Index to the Supplements and Suppl. of Pauly-Wissowa (1980). J.B. Metzlerscher Verlag, Stuttgart, Alfred Druckenmüller Verlag in München and Ares Publishers, Chicago. 8vo. In almost uniform brown half calf bindings, 19 volumes in darker brown leather - except for suppl. volumes XIV-XV and the two index volumes.. Complete. The first print of the standard German encyclopedia on the ancient Greek and Latin classics, that is of classical scholarship, covering literature, history, antiquities, biography, etc. The work was founded by August Pauly in 1837, the socalled Ur-Pauly, and this work, the Real-Encyclopädie, is the full work, with articles written by the greatest German and international experts. It is still unsurpassed.in scope and scholarship. The bindings are nearly all uniform, despite the long run of publishing

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        Lille Eyolf.

      Skuespil i tre Akter. Orig. udg. Kbhvn. 1894. 184 s. Indb. ubesk. med o.o. og guldsnit i smukt nyt priv. hlvldr. Bindet sign. Anker Kysters Eftf. Pænt og rent ekspl. 1st edit. Copenhagen 1894. Uncut copy bound with orig. wrappers and topedge gilt in nice new halfleather (Anker Kysters Eftf). Nice and clean copy

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        The Federal Cases, Comprising Cases Argued and Determined in the Circuit and District Courts of the United States, from the Earliest Times to the Beginning of the Federal Reporter, Arranged Alphabetically [etc.]. Thirty Volumes [complete]

      The original edition of the massive effort (over 18,000 cases in total) to bring together the decisions of the federal courts other than the Supreme Court for almost a century, from 1789 to 1880, when the Federal Reporter began to be published. Original sheep, quite worn, ex-library, some spines defective, boards loose or detached, one lacking; a working set. West Publishing Co., St. Paul, 1894.

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        The Tragedy Of Pudd'nhead Wilson And The Comedy Of Those Extraordinary Twins - 1st Edition/1st Printing

      American Publishing Company Hartford, CT: American Publishing Company. Fine. 1894. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. First Edition/ First Printing/ First State as evidenced by the bulk of the text block measuring 1 1/8" and the title page not being tipped-in. Also, State A frontispiece with the facsimile signature of Twain measuring 1 7/16" wide. BAL 3442. About Fine condition in the publisher's original decorated reddish-brown cloth covered boards with black decorations, little rubbing and some minute chipping along spine and tissue guard; Told in typical Twain fashion, infants switched at birth reveal their true colors as DNA encoding takes precedence over environment. Set during the early years of the 19th century, this pre-Civil War satire tackles social commentary issues still being debated today. Twain presents the reader with a light-skinned black mother switching her infant with her white master's in order to prevent her own child being raised as a slave. Twain uses humor and irony in revealing seething levels of racism and classicism .

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        The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson and The Comedy Those Extraordinary Twins

      American Publishing Company Hartford: American Publishing Company. 1894. First. First edition, BAL's first state. Small owner name, very slight bumping to the corners, and rubbing at the extremities, a near fine, tight copy. One of Twain's best known tales, of look-alike changelings, murder, and an early use of fingerprint evidence by the eponymous lawyer-turned-detective. Filmed for television in 1984 with Ken Howard as Wilson. Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone, Johnson Highspot of American Literature. .

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        Polnoe sobranie sochineni i. (Complete collected works 1-12).

      S:t Petersburg 1894-95. 8:o. Engraved portrait,XXIV,528,(2 last blank); 604,(2 last blank); 353,(1),II; 506,(2 last blank); 546; 661,(1 blank); Facsimile plate,652,(2); 582; 472,II; 444,II; 548,IV; 920,IV pp. Publisher´red cloth stamped in black and gilt on upper board and spine, lower board stamped in blind. Some wear to outer joints. Volume 1 with some miscoloring to upper board and more to lower (watersoiling). Volume 6 with slight watersoiling on endpapers and pastedowns at upper part at hinges. Book-plates on front pastedowns. Removed from volume 1. Too much glue has been used to fastened book-plates which in volume 3-7 and 10 has got stuck to endpapers with some paper damage. 12 volumes. 20,5 x 14 cm

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        Die Pferdezucht in den im Reichsrathe vertretenen Königreichen und Ländern der österreichisch-ungarischen Monarchie. Die Landespferdezucht . Vol II.

      Wien. Druck und Verlag der k. k. Hof- und Staatsdruckerei. 1894.. II Band. Vol II only. Hardback, no d/w. 488pp. 14 coloured maps (14 Hippologischen Karten). Red cloth boards with elaborate blindstamped decoration to front and back board and gilt titles to spine. Some general wear to boards and waterstain to edge of boards has bled through to leading edge of endpapers. The maps were attached by very slight glueing to the leading edge of the following page, surprise! a few of these have become detached, but still remain in pristine condition. Overall a perfectly acceptable copy of a very rare book. Text in German. Heavy book, will incur extra postage. The Horses in the Reichsrath kingdoms and countries represented in the Austro-Hungarian monarchy.

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        Lourdes.

      1st edition. Paris: Bibliothèque-Charpentier, Eugène Fasquelle 1894. 598 pp. Copy no. 87 of 350 on papier de Hollande. Totally uncut copy bound with orig. wrappers and top edge gilt in nice later halfleather.. Les Trois Villes

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        The Jungle Book. The Second Jungle Book.

      With illustrations by J. L. Kipling, W. H. Drake, and P. Frenzeny. London: Macmillan, 1894, 1895. First part in the first edition, second printing June 1894. Second part in the first edition, first printing. Frontispiece,vi,(2),212 + (6),238,(2)pp. Publisher's decorated blue cloth. All edges gilt. Gilt decorations on boards. Ffep. in first part with small repaired tear. Endpapers with cracks at inner hinges. Gilt decorations dulled. Wear to head and foot of spine. Second part with slight occasional brownspotting, foremost to first and last leafs, contemporary owners inscription on ffep. and slight rubbing to head/foot of spine. 19 x 12,5 cm

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        The Jungle Book with Illustrations by J. L. Kipling, W.H. Drake, and P. Frenzeny. With The Second Jungle Book.

      London: Macmillan, 1894.. First edition of both volumes (The Second Jungle Book published 1895). Two volumes 8vo, original blue cloth blocked in gilt, all edges gilt. Both volumes with some rubbing at head and tail of spines, spines askew. Vertical mark to upper cover of the Second Jungle Book. The Jungle Book with signature and date "31/5/94" on front fly-leaf, The Second Jungle Book with bookplate on front pastedown. The Jungle Book with a few scuff marks on lower cover but generally a very good copy.

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        The Wood Beyond the World.

      (Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press, 1894).. Limited edition, one of 350 copies, 8vo, (iv), 260, (2) pp. Frontispiece by Burne-Jones and the first page of text within dark woodcut borders, lighter borders to the first page of each chapter, decorative initial letters, shoulder-notes in red. Original gilt titled limp vellum with yapp edges, lacking the ties, some light browning and soiling, one small mark to the lower cover. Written specifically for the Press, with the borders being used here for the first time. Peterson A27. Sparling 27. Forman 155.

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        Sonnets and Lyrical Poems.

      (Hammersmith: Printed by William Morris at the Kelmscott Press, 20th February, 1894).. Limited edition, one of 310 copies printed on Flower paper. (xii), 197, (1) pp. Original full limp vellum, silk ties (one intact, the others frayed with loss), gilt lettered direct to spine, contemporary neat ownership inscription to first free endpaper. Spine slightly darkened, a few very minor marks, front and rear endpapers very lightly spotted, otherwise very good. The text is printed in black and red in Golden type. Peterson, A20a. Halliday Sparling, 20a.

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