KIPLING, RUDYARD. 1865-1936.
The Writings in Prose and Verse. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1899-1903.
21 volumes. 8vo (206 x 132 mm). Portraits, maps, and plate illustrations throughout. Three-quarter green morocco over marbled boards by Lauriat, raised bands, gilt spine compartments, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. touch of wear to extremities.
An elegant copy of the "Outward Bound Edition" of the works of Kipling, the laureate of the British imperial era. The first 21 volumes complete. The set would continue to be published from 1904 - 1937, rounding out to 36 volumes in all.