Rewards and Fairies
THE ORIGINAL 'IF'
Published: Macmillan, 1910
Stock code: 41625
8vo., First Edition, with title in red and black, and 4 plates, free endpapers mildly browned, small, neat personal stamp on front paste-down; red cloth, upper board blocked in gilt with elephant's head monogram, gilt back, gilt top, backstrip very lightly chafed at head, fore-edge lightly spotted else a very good, bright, clean copy.
With 10pp publisher's catalogue at end. Kipling's collection of historical fantasy and short stories includes the first appearance of the well-known poem 'If'. A DIFFICULT FIRST IN THIS CONDITION. Bleiler 344.