The Jungle Books by Rudyard Kipling with illustrations by Aldren Watson. Published by Doubleday & Company, NY, 1948. Vol 1. Hardcover with decorative green cloth boards. 253 pages.
This is a lovely edition of a children’s classic that needs no touting. It has marvellous woodcuts and full page watercolour illustrations that make it a pleasure to read. The Jungle Books appeared originally in 1894 and have remained favorites ever since. Mowgli and Rikki-Tikki-tavi are characters that have become known to thousands.
Condition: Fine/Good+. Please view all photos which give an accurate description of the condition.
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