THE JUNGLE BOOK.

New York: The Century Co., 1894. Olive green cloth, decorated in blind and gilt, t.e.g. Frontis, plates and decorations. Early ink name on front free endsheet, some minor flecking to the cloth sizing along the lower edge of the upper cover, trace of wear at spine extremities, spine very slightly cocked, a few minor finger smudges, a tiny spot of red on rear board, otherwise very good and bright, without the scarce dust jacket. Item #WRCLIT83794

First U.S. edition, published the same day as the UK edition, and with textual variations from it. The plates are by W. H. Drake and the headpieces are by John Lockwood Kipling. RICHARDS A84. STEWART 124. LIVINGSTON 105.

Price: $250.00