To these people. [1888]


Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. To these people.

To these people. [1888]

Holograph draft of poem by Rudyard Kipling to "Alex" and "Ted" (Prof. and Mrs. S.A. Hill), signed and dated December 25, 1888. Includes handwritten note by E.T. Hill dated Sept. 1924 with explanation that this poem was written before Kipling knew he was going to accompany the Hill's on the Sea to Sea trip in 1889.

1 folded leaf (4 p.) ; 21 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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