Book #34313

Debits and Credits - 1st Edition

Rudyard Kipling
Debits and Credits - 1st Edition. Rudyard Kipling.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [iv], v-vi, [2], 3-416 pages
Publisher: London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1926.

First edition/first printing in Very Good+ condition with light foxing to edges in better than Very Good dust-wrapper with light edgewear. Richards A363, Livingston 506, Stewart 519.

First published in 1926, Debits and Credits is a collection of short stories, poetry and two scenes from a play, previously published in periodicals. Four poems are translations of odes by Horace.

Price: $190.00

Author Bio

Rudyard Kipling

Joseph Rudyard Kipling was born December 30, 1865, English author and poet, born in Bombay, best known for The Jungle Book.Kipling split his boyhood between the markets of Bombay India and an abusive English foster home. His life of travel and tragedy led to two near nervous breakdowns, but made his creative work accessible to both the aristocracy and the common man. He died on January 18, 1936 as one of the most famous and highly paid writers of his time.

In 1907, Kipling was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.