KIPLING, Rudyard; Andrew Lang, biographical sketch
The Courting of Dinah Shadd and Other Stories
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1890. First Edition. Octavo (20.5cm.); original printed wrappers in custom blue cloth double slipcase, gilt-lettered spine; xii,182,(ads)pp.; engraved portrait frontispiece. Wrappers chipped and worn along extremities with several shallow losses, not affecting text, contemporary ownership signature to upper wrapper, spine quite darkened and cracked with small losses; interior near fine. An About Very Good copy of this fragile piece. Harper's Franklin Square Library, no. 680.