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157 William Strang British 1859-1921
A Series Of Thirty Etchings By William Strang, Illustrating Subjects From The Writings Of Rudyard Kipling, 1901. Bound folio, minus covers, featuring 30 original etchings, some with aquatint, most are signed or initialled and all are titled in plate, published in an edition of 100, 43.2 x 34.5cm. Stain to upper edge of frontispiece image and to title page, minor wear and foxing to pages.
Title page includes "Published in London, by Macmillan and Co., Limited. 1901." These etchings are considered to the most powerful illustrations for Kipling's short stories, which include The Man Who Would Be King, The Jungle Book, Soldiers Three, Wee Willie Winkie, A Matter of Fact.
$3,800







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