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Colt Kipling Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 550 works in 753 publications in 2 languages and 43,992 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  Biography  Juvenile works  History  Poetry  Bibliography  Dictionaries  Records and correspondence 
Classifications: PR4854, 823.8
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Most widely held works by Colt Kipling Collection (Library of Congress)
Kipling : a selection of his stories and poems by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 2,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of Stort Stories & Poems written by Rudyard Kipling in the late 1800's I& early l900's
Eight modern writers by J. I. M Stewart( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 12 of Oxford History of English Literature
Something of myself : for my friends known and unknown by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

4 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kipling and the critics by Elliot L Gilbert( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It would be difficult to think of another artist, dead thirty years, who continues to be at once so popular and so cordially hated as Rudyard Kipling is today. Indeed, a compiler of literary reputation studies could not choose a more perplexing subject. In the last analysis, it is not upon the adulation of the crowd but rather on the long-term respect of serious readers and responsible critics that literary survival depends. Obviously, an anthology as selective as this one must give an incomplete picture of the history of Kipling studies. Yet if it at least succeeds in being representative of the Kipling criticism that has been produced in English during the last seventy-five years, it may help to explain the ambivalent attitude toward the author and his work which makes it possible for the man to be at once so very popular and so heartily disliked. Kipling criticism comes down to us in three essentially parallel (and too often mutually exclusive) traditions, traditions represented by Buchanan's attack, Besant's defense, and Dobrée's analysis, and it is precisely the exclusiveness of these traditions which makes a consensus on Kipling so difficult to achieve. - Introduction
Kipling in India by Louis L Cornell( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of Kipling's literary apprenticeship, showing the ways in which his talent was given shape and direction by the circumstances of his Indian years
The years between by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

4 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetry
A choice of Kipling's verse by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

2 editions published between 1941 and 1943 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) was born in Bombay (now Mumbai) and was educated in England from the age of six. He returned to India to work as a journalist, and his earliest poems and stories were published in newspapers; his first book, Departmental Ditties, and Other Verses (1886), was followed by many more, including collected short stories and the children's tales for which he is still widely remembered. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1907. Thomas Stearns Eliot was born in St Louis, Missouri, in 1888. He came to England in 1914 and published his first book of poems in 1917. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948. Eliot died in 1965
The day's work by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

3 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories cosmopolitan in subject and various in style. For other editions, see Author Catalog
Puck of Pook's Hill by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

3 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Dan and Una and their adventures with Puck as he introduces them to the nearly forgotten pages of Old England's history and to the people who had lived near Pook's Hill and helped make that history from the time of Hadrian's Wall to the signing of Magna Carta and the Dissolution of the Monasteries. Includes stories and poems
Actions and reactions by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

2 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories dealing with various subjects. Includes "With the night mail", a fantasy of the year A.D. 2000
Limits and renewals by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

3 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kipling's last collection of stories was written after the loss of his only son, when he was old and often ill. Many tales deal with pain though some are in a lighter vein, all treat the more complex and less certain aspects of life
A Kipling dictionary by William Arthur Young( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stalky & Co. by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

8 editions published in 1899 in English and French and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stalky and his two friends, Beetle and McTurk, attend a boarding school in Devon, England during the mid-19th century. Studying is not important to them and instead they have many interesting experiences including taking revenge on another school house that insults their hygiene, tricking some teachers who try to catch them breaking the rules, and finally achieving success as adults despite their teachers thinking that they would become failures. The story is semi-autobiographical of Kipling's own school experiences
A book of words : selections from speeches and addresses delivered between 1906 and 1927 by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

2 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Around the world with Kipling( Book )

2 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on Kipling by others
The second jungle book by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

4 editions published between 1895 and 1926 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Further stories of Mowgli, the wolf-boy, and the talking animals of the jungle
The art of Rudyard Kipling by J. M. S Tompkins( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudyard Kipling by Bonamy Dobrée( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From sea to sea : letters of travel by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Americanization of Edward Bok : the autobiography of a Dutch boy fifty years after by Edward William Bok( Book )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
H. Dunscombe Colt Kipling Collection (Library of Congress)

Kipling Collection, Colt (Library of Congress)

Library of Congress. Colt Kipling Collection

Library of Congress. Kipling Collection, Colt

Languages
English (46)

French (1)