Kipling-Lewin Letters 1897-1936


Kipling-Lewin Letters, 1897-1936

Kipling-Lewin Letters 1897-1936

1 box; 0.4 cubic feet.


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Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 (person)

Joseph Rudyard Kipling (1865–1936) was an English author and poet. His best-known works include the novels and short story collections The Jungle Book (1894), Just So Stories (1902), Puck of Pook's Hill (1906), and Kim (1901), as well as a number of poems such as "Mandalay" (1890), "Gunga Din" (1890), and "If-" (1910). Kipling was born in Bombay, India, into an artistic family: his father was a sculptor, pottery designer, and professor of architectural sculpture and tw...

Roberts, Frederick Sleigh Roberts, Earl, 1832-1914 (person)

Field Marshal. Commander-in-Chief Madras, 1881-1885, Commander-in-Chief India, 1885-1893, General in 1890. From the description of Letter : Englemere, Ascot, Berks., 1907 April 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122417239 British Army officer. From the description of Papers, 1881-1910. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20121625 ...

Lewin, Henry Frederick Elliot, 1872-1946 (person)

The collection comprises letters from Rudyard Kipling to Field Marshal Earl Roberts and his wife, and (in the great majority) their son-in-law Harry Lewin. Field Marshall Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts (1832-1914) served mainly in India, 1852-93, and was successively commander-in-chief in India (1885-93), Ireland (1895-99), South Africa (1899-1900) and Britain (1900-04). In India, Kipling was greatly impressed by his rapport with ordinary soldiers, and his hi...