KIPLING, Rudyard (author). J.L. KIPLING, W.H. DRAKE and P. FRENZENY (co-illustrators). The Jungle Book together with The Second Jungle Book. London; Macmillan And Co. 1894 and 1895.
8vo.; publisher's dark blue pictorial cloth gilt, gilt vignette to upper cover and spine, matt black endpapers, all edges gilt; pp. [viii] + 212; with illustrations in monochrome throughout; a pleasing copy of an increasingly scarce book with some overall rubbing, uniform darkening to spine, a couple of small splash marks to upper board, small wear and one bruise to forecorners, and weakening to cloth at spine ends with a couple of tiny nicks; internally generally unusually clean with fresh inner hinges and endpapers and only very light, and very intermittent, foxing, with early owner's name in ink to title-page.
- sold together with:
KIPLING, Rudyard (author). The Second Jungle Book. London; Macmillan And Co. 1895.
8vo.; bound in publisher's uniform dark blue pictorial cloth gilt, gilt vignette to upper cover and spine, matt black endpapers, all edges gilt; pp. [viii] + 238 + [ii], adverts.; with engraved chapter-headings, vignettes, and other illustrations after designs by J. Lockwood Kipling; an unusually bright clean copy with gilt fresh and only light bruising to spine ends, internally clean with neat repairs to hinner hinges and with the same early owner's name, in ink, to title-page.