Santiago: Hume and Co., 1900. [Poetry] CHILEAN PIRATE EDITION. Octavo (19 x 14cm), pp.vi; ; 169; . Publisher's buff card wrappers titled in red and black to upper, publisher's advertisements in black to lower panel, wire stitched as issued. Housed in a functional red cloth covered clamshell case. Bookplate to inside of the upper wrapper and to the clamshell. Marginally toned to edges, some light marking and wear to wrappers. A rare survival of a fragile production. Near fine. An unauthorised collection of two sketches previously printed in newspapers and seven poems. For the two sketches and the poems Pharaoh and the Sergeant and Kitchener's School this constitutes the first edition in book form. Item #53998
Richards, David Alan: Rudyard Kipling A Bibliography. A166.
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