Maugham, W. Somerset, selected by. Rudyard Kipling.
Title A CHOICE OF KIPLING'S PROSE. SELECTED AND WITH AN INTRODUCTORY ESSAY BY W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM.
Publisher Macmillan, London, 1952, first edition.
Seller ID 19363
338 pp, 8vo (9" H), hard cover in dust jacket. Contents: Introduction; 'The Finest Story in the World'; The Man Who Was; The Tomb of His Ancestors; At the End of the Passage; 'Wireless'; On Greenhow Hill; 'Love-O'-Women'; The Brushwood Boy; The Man Who Would Be King; William the Conqueror; 'They'; Tods' Amendment; Mowgli's Brothers; The Miracle of Purun Bhagat; Without Benefit of Clergy; The Village That Voted the Earth was Flat. Very light edge wear, very light wrinkling at top/bo t t o m o f s p ine. Dust jacket has moderate wear and wrinkling at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, a few small closed tears, one very small chip, slight fading and a few tiny watermarks on spine, light browning, light rubbing and soiling on re ar p an e l, a fe w small soiling marks on front panel. Very Good/Good