The Jungle Book
Rudyard Kipling, The Jungle Book and The Second Jungle Book.
The Jungle Book; first edition published by Macmillan & Co. 1894. Numerous illustrations, original blue cloth with gilt upper cover and spine. 8vo, 188mm x 118mm. Generally good, internally neat with occasional spotting. Name inscribed in ink. Lacking front and rear endpapers and rear blank, occasional spotting, minor soiling, two gatherings loosening. Some loss to spine ends and fading to spine gilt.
The Second Jungle Book; reprint of 1895, December second impression – published a month after the first impression. 8vo. Name inscribed in ink. Occasional spotting, minor soiling. Loss to spine ends and heavy fading to spine.
Please refer to illustrations.