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Greatest Works of Rudyard Kipling: The Story of the Gadsbys, The Phantom Rickshaw, The Light That Failed, The Jungle Book, The Second Jungle Book, The White Man's Burden, Kim, Just So Stories, Puck of Pook's Hill, Rewards and Fairies & Other Indian Tales [NOOK Book]

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Rudyard Kipling (1865–1936) was an English writer, born in Bombay, in the Bombay Presidency of British India, remembered for his tales and poems of British soldiers, and his tales for children, like "The Jungle Book". In 1907 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, and to date, he remains its youngest recipient. Kipling's reputation has changed according to the social climate of the age. For Henry James, "Kipling strikes me personally as the most complete man of genius that I have ever known", while, George...
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Greatest Works of Rudyard Kipling: The Story of the Gadsbys, The Phantom Rickshaw, The Light That Failed, The Jungle Book, The Second Jungle Book, The White Man's Burden, Kim, Just So Stories, Puck of Pook's Hill, Rewards and Fairies & Other Indian Tales

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Overview

Rudyard Kipling (1865–1936) was an English writer, born in Bombay, in the Bombay Presidency of British India, remembered for his tales and poems of British soldiers, and his tales for children, like "The Jungle Book". In 1907 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, and to date, he remains its youngest recipient. Kipling's reputation has changed according to the social climate of the age. For Henry James, "Kipling strikes me personally as the most complete man of genius that I have ever known", while, George Orwell called him a "prophet of British imperialism". On the other hand, Nehru, the first Prime Minister of India, always described the novel Kim as his favourite book. This collection, contains his best works, in their original editions: The Story of the Gadsbys, Plain Tales from the Hills, The Phantom Rickshaw..., The Light that Failed, The Jungle Books, Captains Courageous, The Day's Work, Stalky & Co., The White Man's Burden, Kim, Just So Stories, Puck of Pook's Hill, & Rewards and Fairies.
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  • ISBN-13: 9781300117810
  • Publisher: Lulu.com
  • Publication date: 9/5/2012
  • Sold by: LULU PRESS
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 213,865
  • File size: 3 MB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2014

    Collection of short plays connected by some characters

    Would have been a short mini series on t v pbs about europeans in india mostly army and wives more talk than action rather curious form and of all short story collections only one listed as a novel along with Kim and Light that failed

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 3, 2013

    Firegazer to coldclaw(my son)& his mate firefly

    Coldclaw and firefly,go to yellowfang's secret and read my paper called: Really truly kitty news and read the good news! I am a grandmother now. What are the kit's named?

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 3, 2013

    Firefly

    "Emberkit (ginger tom), Hailkit (white she kit), and Dawnkit (light ginger she kit).'

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 23, 2013

    Suneyes

    In result three kitting. Happy bday!<3 suneyes

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 23, 2013

    Bravestorm

    He padded to the nursary. Thanks

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