“AN HONORABLE PLACE IN ANY LIBRARY OF CHILDREN’S BOOKS”
KIPLING, Rudyard. The Jungle Book. WITH: The Second Jungle Book. London and New York, 1894-95. Two volumes.
First editions of Kipling's classic Jungle Books, "replete with adventure and excitement," handsomely bound in full morocco-gilt by Bayntun-Riviere with gilt vignettes of Shere Khan the tiger and Baloo the bear stamped on the covers and spines, with original cloth covers and spines bound in. $6000.