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All the Mowgli Stories

Author: Rudyard Kipling; Kurt Wiese, illustrator
ISBN #: B0006AN9LQ
Price: $25.00
Publisher: Junior Literary Guild
Publisher Location: New York
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Pub Date: 1936
light wear to tips, corners and edges of the book, a bit more to the jacket which is edge worn, spine chipped at tips; gift inscription of 1956 else clean and unmarked. First published in this format by Doubleday, Doran. Contains Mowgli's Brothers, Kaa's Hunting, How Fear Came, "Tiger! Tiger!", Letting In the Jungle, The King's Ankus, Red Dog, The Spring Running, In the Rukh From Wikipedia: All the Mowgli Stories is a collection of short stories by Rudyard Kipling. As the title suggests, the book is a chronological compilation of the stories about Mowgli from The Jungle Book and The Second Jungle Book, together with "In the Rukh" (the first Mowgli story written although the last in chronological order). The book also includes the epigrammatic poems added to the stories for their original book publication. All of the stories and poems had originally been published between 1893 and 1895. The book was first published under this title in 1933 by Macmillan and Co., containing colour plates and pen illustrations by Stuart Tresilian. Its contents are virtually identical to The Works of Rudyard Kipling Volume VII: The Jungle Book, part of a multi-volume set which had appeared in 1907. Most items ship with tracking numbers and (generally over $15.00) jacket protectors if applicable. Clean recycled packing material will be used when possible.