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The writings in prose and verse of Rudyard Kipling ...

Rudyard Kipling

The writings in prose and verse of Rudyard Kipling ...

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Published by Charles Scribner"s sons in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

--v. 29-30. The Irish guards in the great war; edited and compiled from their diaries and papers.--v. 31. Debts and credits.--v. 32. A book of words.--v. 33. Limits and renewals.--v. 34. War writings and poems.--v. 35. Land and sea tales.--v. 36. Something of myself. Index.

The Physical Object
Pagination36 v. :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13535675M
OCLC/WorldCa25224202

Not uncommon in older, larger books, it is not considered a defect, so long as all integral leaves are present. The Fringes of the Fleet was followed by Sea Warfare They will feed their horse on the standing crop, their men on the garnered grain, The thatch of the byres will serve their fires when all the cattle are slain. Troopin', troopin', winter's round again! He talks about the respectful way he is treated when he is needed to fight in a war and presents the stark contrast of the poor treatment he receives when he is not required to fight.

Fight, fight, fight for the soldier. Japanese Vellum Expensive handmade paper often used in deluxe editions. O leave the dead be'ind us, for they cannot come away To where the ship's a-coalin' up that takes us 'ome to-day. Now, if you must marry, take care she is old — A troop-sergeant's widow's the nicest I'm told, For beauty won't help if your rations is cold, Nor love ain't enough for a soldier. He worked in India for seven years from toand the influence of his time in the east can be seen in many of his works. The 'orse 'e knows above a bit, the bullock's but a fool, The elephant's a gentleman, the battery-mule's a mule; But the commissariat cam-u-el, when all is said an' done, 'E's a devil an' a ostrich an' a orphan-child in one.

He wrote that the Irish countryside was beautiful, but spoiled by what he called the ugly homes of Irish farmers, with Kipling adding that God had made the Irish into poets having "deprived them of love of line or knowledge of colour. It does not require the same sort of pressure as an engraving to transfer the image, but still has to be printed on separate stock from the text Marginalia Handwritten notes made in the margins by a previous owner. They will feed their horse on the standing crop, their men on the garnered grain, The thatch of the byres will serve their fires when all the cattle are slain. Back in England, Kipling wrote poetry in support of the British cause in the Boer War and on his next visit to South Africa in earlybecame a correspondent for The Friend newspaper in Bloemfonteinwhich had been commandeered by Lord Roberts for British troops.


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The writings in prose and verse of Rudyard Kipling ... book

But the service rules are 'ard, an' from such we are debarred, For the same with English morals does not suit. After blocking out the main idea in my head, the pen took charge, and I watched it begin to write stories about Mowgli and animals, which later grew into the two Jungle Books.

Kipling frequently used the swastika in this context. In some cases, the materials chosen for inclusion do in fact have a direct connection to the fiction and verse authored by the Kiplings and will be tagged as such.

Now, if you must marry, take care she is old — A troop-sergeant's widow's the nicest I'm told, For beauty won't help if your rations is cold, Nor love ain't enough for a soldier.

We cut generous holes in our thin floors for its eight-inch [20 cm] tin pipes why we were not burned in our beds each week of the winter I never can understand and we were extraordinarily and self-centredly content. If each contradiction be set down as a lie and retailed at breakfast, life is not easy.

In Black and White

It is a good and peaceable place. Thomas's first and firmest conviction is that he is a profound Orientalist and a fluent speaker of Hindustani. Before World War I, Kipling became active in politics. Gilt Edges The three exposed edges of a book have been smoothed and gilded.

LOOT If you've ever stole a pheasant-egg be'ind the keeper's back, If you've ever snigged the washin' from the line, If you've ever crammed a gander in your bloomin' 'aversack, You will understand this little song o' mine.

You talk o' better food for us, an' schools, an' fires, an' all: We'll wait for extry rations if you treat us rational. If we charged or broke or cut, You could bet your bloomin' nut, 'E'd be waitin' fifty paces right flank rear.

When you're wounded and left on Afghanistan's plains, And the women come out to cut up what remains, Jest roll to your rifle and blow out your brains An' go to your Gawd like a soldier.

Recto The front side of a leaf. I was chokin' mad with thirst, An' the man that spied me first Was our good old grinnin', gruntin' Gunga Din. He lives in London. Udai Chand lay sick to death In his hold by Gungra hill. Kipling wrote in a letter to a friend that Ireland was not a nation, and that before the English arrived inthe Irish were a gang of cattle thieves living in savagery and killing each other while "writing dreary poems" about it all.

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