Item #14659 The Ghost Kings. Rudyard Kipling, H. Rider Haggard, A C. Michael.
First plotted out with Rudyard Kipling

The Ghost Kings

London: Cassell and Company, 1908. Very Good. Item #14659

London: Cassell and Company, 1908. First Edition with publisher's advertisements dated "8/08" at bottom of p. [1]. Octavo; publisher's blue decorative cloth, front cover and spine embossed in gilt; viii,376,12pp.; frontispiece (tissue guard), seven (7) leaves of plates. Spine cocked and rather toned, brief scuffing at corners, opens flatly between a few gatherings, else Very Good, internally clean and sound overall.

Later novel by Haggard, first sketched out while convalescing at Rudyard Kipling's home where the two authors "[wrote] down our ideas in alternate sentences upon the same sheet of foolscap" (cf. Whatmore).

[Scott 50; Whatmore F32].

Price: $50.00