The Man Who Would be King: Selected Stories of Rudyard Kipling

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Rudyard Kipling is one of the most magical storytellers in the English language. This new selection brings together the best of his short writings, following the development of his work over fifty years. They take us from the harsh, cruel, vividly realized world of the 'Indian' stories that made his name, through the experimental modernism of his middle period to the highly-wrought subtleties of his later pieces. Including the tale of insanity and empire, 'The Man Who Would Be King', the high-spirited 'The Village that ...

The Man Who Would Be King: Selected Stories of Rudyard Kipling 2011, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780141442358