Princeton University Library Catalog

Plain tales from the hills : with a biographical sketch / by Charles Eliot Norton.

Author:
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Doubleday & McClure Company, 1899.
Εdition:
Rev. ed. ; Authorized ed.
Description:
xx, 324 pages : portrait ; 19 cm
Series:
Notes:
  • Part of the Swastika edition, as discussed in Stewart, J.M. Kipling, p. 568-569. Bound in green cloth, with "Authorized edition" on spine.
  • "Eight-and-twenty of these tales appeared originally in the Civil and military gazette". --Pref.
Bibliographic references:
"Books by Rudyard Kipling": page xx.
Contents:
Lispeth -- Three and -- an extra -- Thrown away -- Miss Youghal's Sais -- 'Yoked with an unbeliever' -- False dawn -- The rescue of Pluffles -- Cupid's arrows -- Haunted Subalterns -- The three musketeers -- His chance in life -- Watches of the night -- The other man -- Consequences -- The conversion of Aurelian McGoggin -- The taking of Lungtungpen -- Bitters neat -- A germ-destroyer -- Kidnapped -- The arrest of Lieutenant Golightly -- In the House of Suddhoo -- His wedded wife -- The broken-link handicap -- Beyond the pale -- In error -- A bank fraud -- Tods' amendment -- The daughter of the regiment -- In the pride of his youth -- Pig -- The rout of the White Hussars -- The Bronckhorst divorce-case -- Venus annodomini -- The Bisara of Pooree -- A friend's friend -- The gate of the hundred sorrows -- The madness of Private Ortheris -- The story of Muhammad Din -- On the strength of a likeness -- Wressley of the Foreign Office -- By word of mouth -- To be filed for reference.
Subject(s):
OCLC:
236075454
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RCP:
N - S