In the City of Berlin. [1889]


Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. In the City of Berlin.

In the City of Berlin. [1889]

Holograph draft of poem by Rudyard Kipling on back of the S.S. City of Berlin dinner menu, dated Sept. 2, 1926. Accompanied by "List of saloon passengers United States and Royal Mail steamer, "City of Berlin," from New York for Liverpool, Wednesday, Sep. 25th, 1889" which includes Rudyard Kipling, Mrs. S.A. Hill and others in her family, the Taylors.

1 sheet ; 23 x 15 cm.

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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...

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