The night of power. [Between 1888 and 1894]


Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. The night of power.

The night of power. [Between 1888 and 1894]

Holograph draft of poem by Rudyard Kipling on sheet from January 1, 1888 day calendar. Includes illustrations around the margins of a tree & hut, hookah, knife, train engine and three profiles. Text of poem begins: "In the beginning when the earth was new"

1 sheet ; 33 x 20 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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