These are the songs from Kipling's Just So Stories set to music by Edward German. It is in the publishers original pictorial green cloth. It is a near fine copy with slight rubbing at spine ends. There is very minor foxing. The binding is fairly tight. Pages 39 and 41 have a tear in the bottom right hand corner. They cut the corner diagonally. In 1903 McMillan published the first UK edition. Doubleday, with whom Kipling had a special relationship, agreed to publish the book simultaneously in the United States, also in 1903. The Doubleday printing is the first American edition.
The well known and loved songs are all here; The Camel's Hump, I Keep Six honest Serving-men, I Am the Most Wise Baviaan, Kangaroo and Dingo, Rolling down to Rio, are a few of the 12 songs here.