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Anthony Smith Books

General stock but specialities include library sets, illustrated books, architecture, biography, history and literature.  Small stock, £10 - £10,000. Private premises, with regular pop-up shops in central London. Visitors welcome by appointment. Very flexible. Catalogues issued occasionally. Pop-up shops held at John Murray's former offices at 50 Albemarle Street, London W1S 4BD.

The Jungle Books. (The Jungle Book and The Second Jungle Book).


The Jungle Book was first published in 1894, The Second Jungle Book in 1895. This volume binds two reprints from the 1960s together. Full crushed red morocco, gilt, by Hatchards. Elephant’s head motif, gilt, on upper board. Raised bands on spine. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. The Jungle Book illustrated by J. Lockwood Kipling and W.H. Drake. The Second Jungle Book illustrated by J. Lockwood Kipling. Spine faded else fine.