The 'Jungle Book' stories provide Kipling with a variety of opportunities and ways in which to re-imagine his own childhood, and therebye to re-examine and re-interpret it as well - to make sense of it all and to make of it, too, a curious 'through the looking glass' study of human nature and society, as well as a medium for articulating a realistic ethics, or code of conduct, for survival in.
The Power of the Dog. THERE is sorrow enough in the natural way From men and women to fill our day; And when we are certain of sorrow in store, Why do we always arrange for more? Brothers and sisters, I bid you beware Of giving your heart to a dog to tear. Buy a pup and your money will buy Love unflinching that cannot lie Perfect passion and worship fed By a kick in the ribs or a pat on the.
In 1894, Rudyard Kipling wrote his very famous story called 'The Jungle Book.' This story is full of interesting animal characters, a fearless young boy, and an action-packed plot.
Thy Servant A Dog told by Boots, edited by Rudyard Kipling and illustrated by G L Stampa. November 1930 reprint of October 1930 1st edition and includes February 1931 inscription. Brown soft leather-bound hardcover with gilt titles and gilt picture of dog on front, small tears to both spine ends and partially split spine hinge but otherwise cover wear confined to edges. 93 gilt edged pages.
The Second Jungle Book is a sequel to The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling.First published in 1895, it features five stories about Mowgli and three unrelated stories, all but one set in India, most of which Kipling wrote while living in Vermont.All of the stories were previously published in magazines in 1894-5, often under different titles.
THE BUTTERFLY THAT STAMPED. HIS, O my Best Beloved, is a story--a new and a wonderful story--a story quite different from the other stories--a story about The Most Wise Sovereign Suleiman-bin-Daoud--Solomon the Son of David. There are three hundred and fifty-five stories about Suleiman- bin-Daoud; but this is not one of them. It is not the story of the Lapwing who found the Water; or the.
LibriVox recording of The Second Jungle Book, by Rudyard Kipling. Kipling shows his love of the sub continent and its people and understanding of their beliefs in these tales. An older Mowgli roams the jungle with his old friends and investigates the ways of his people, a Prime Minister becomes wandering holy man, scavengers tell their tale and we leave India for the far,far north of Canada.
The Bombay edition of Rudyard Kipling's collected works, with volume one signed by Rudyard Kipling. Octavo, 17 volumes of 31 volumes. Bound in original half cloth, top edge gilt. Near fine in very good dust jackets. The works of Rudyard Kipling contains his poetry, novels, stories, travel writings, children s tales, military tales and essays. Kipling in 1907 became the first English writer to.