Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: London: MacMillan & Company , Ltd., 1915.
A most handsome, clean first edition/first printing with only limited signs of wear. "Collected edition" (versus the pamphlets pusblished separately). Issued in yellow wrappers, the front cover lettered in red, list of the Service Kipling on the back. This book was not published in America. Livingston 391. Contains separate advertisement sheet for the Collections of all the Books on the War.
Rudyard Kipling, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature 1907, issued this collection with the previously separately issued stories of The New Army (The Men at Work, The Quality of the Machine, Guns and Supply, Canadians in Cap, Indian Troops, A Territorial Battalion and A Conclusion).