Excerpt: ...a natural genius for ferocity. Mr Kipling's soldiers are regarded as an instance of his love for low company, of his readiness to ...Show synopsisExcerpt: ...a natural genius for ferocity. Mr Kipling's soldiers are regarded as an instance of his love for low company, of his readiness to sacrifice aesthetic beauty to vulgar truth. This is quite the wrong direction from which to approach Mr Kipling's soldier tales. Mr Kipling's ferocity on paper is not to be explained as the result of a natural delight in violence and blood. On the contrary, it is distinctively a literary ferocityHide synopsis
Description:Very good in very good dust jacket. First Edition. Hardcover,...Very good in very good dust jacket. First Edition. Hardcover, Very Good, no DJ, clean, tight, prev owners stamp front endpaper and title page, Blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine, endpaper foxing no foxing of pages, 128 pages. 1st Edition 1st Edition All orders are shipped by kbooks every business day.
Description:New. This item is printed on demand. Joseph Rudyard Kipling ...New. This item is printed on demand. Joseph Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) was an English author and poet, born in Bombay, India, and best known for his works The Jungle Book (1894), The Second Jungle Book (1895), Just So Stories (1902), and Puck of Pook's Hill.
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