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Plain tales from the hills / by Rudyard Kipling.

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Author/Creator:
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 author.
Publication:
Calcutta : Thacker, Spink and Co., 1888.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 283 pages ; 19 cm
8vo.
Subjects:
British Occupation of India (1765-1947)
India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Fiction.
British -- India -- Fiction.
British.
India.
Form/Genre:
Fiction.
History.
Publishers' advertisements -- India -- Calcutta -- 1888.
Place of Publication:
India Kolkata.
England London.
Contents:
Lisbeth
Three and, an extra
Thrown away
Miss Youghal's sais
Yoked with an unbeliever
False dawn
The rescue of Pluffles
Cupid's arrows
The three musketeers
His chance in life
Watches of the night
The other man
Consequences
The conversion of Aurelian McGoggin
The taking of Lungtugpen [i.e. Lungtungpen]
A germ destroyer
Kidnapped
The arrest of Lieutenant Golightly
In the house of Suddhoo
His wedded wife
The broken-link handicap
Beyond the pale
In error
A bank fraud
Tods' amendment
The daughter of the regiment
In the pride of his youth
Pig
The rout of the white hussars
The Bronckhorst divorce case
Venus annodomini
The Bisara of Pooree
A friend's friend
The gate of the hundred sorrows
The madness of Private Ortheris
The story of Muhammed Din
On the strength of a likeness
Wressley on the Foreign Office
By word of mouth
To be filed for reference.
Notes:
"Eight and twenty of these tales appeared originally in the Civil and military gazette."--Preface.
"Calcutta: Printed by Thacker, Spink and Co."--verso of title page.
Some copies issued with separately paged publisher's advertisements at end.
Local notes:
Penn Libraries Rare copy in clamshell box 20 x 15 cm.
Penn Libraries Rare copy is a presentation copy. On half-title page: "Mrs. O'Conor from Rudyard Kipling Feb. 88"
Penn Libraries Rare copy: "Calcutta, December 1887. Thacker,Spink and Co.'s publications": 24 pages at end.
Penn Provenance:
O'Conor, Mrs. (inscription, Feb. 1888)
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 (autograph, Feb. 1888)
Hess, Frances C. (Mrs.) (donor)
Penn Chronology:
1888
Cited in:
Stewart, J.M. Kipling, 18
Livingston, F.V.M. Kipling, 24
Richards, D.A. Rudyard Kipling, A10
Contributor:
Thacker, Spink & Co., publisher, printer.
W. Thacker and Co., publisher.
Other format:
Online version: Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. Plain tales from the hills.
OCLC:
2124840
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