Fonds MSG 201 - Rudyard Kipling Fonds

Ephemera Index of de Forest/Kipling correspondence Correspondence, 1910-1911 Correspondence, 1892 Correspondence, 1893 Correspondence, 1896-1897 Correspondence, 1926 and 1932 Miscellaneous correspondence Manuscript of Traffics and Discoveries

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Rudyard Kipling Fonds

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  • 1884-1932 (Creation)
    Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936

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7 cm of textual records

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Kipling, (Joseph) Rudyard; Eng. novelist, etc.; b. Bombay, India, Dec. 30,1865; d. London, Jan. 18,1936.

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Fonds consists of correspondence between Kipling and his wife and his father to Lockwood de Forest and his wife Meta, two drawings by Kipling, and the manuscript Traffics and Discoveries, 1904.

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Manuscript of Traffics and Discoveries donated by Rudyard Kipling and his wife in 1927. Ephemera and photographs purchased from Zeitlin & Van Brugge, 1971.


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The Norman Friedman Rudyard Kipling Collection at McGill Library Rare Books and Special Collections contains 1541 items including first, early, variant and collected editions of Kipling's works as well as single issues of periodicals containing articles and stories by Kipling.

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