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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936,
  • Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAngus Wilson.
LC ClassificationsPR4856 .W54 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 370 p., [28] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4552082M
ISBN 100670677019
LC Control Number77021543

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