First edition, first printing. Recently bound by Stephen Conway in full brown crushed morocco with gilt titles to the upper board and spine, and illustration in gilt to the upper and lower board. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Illustrated by the author in black and white throughout. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents clean and bright throughout and without the heavy spotting often encountered or previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Housed in a bespoke cloth slipcase.
A beautifully presented first edition of Kipling's classic which including favourites such as How the Leopard got his Spots, and The Elephant's Child.
Stock code: 18053