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DetailsWinner of the Nobel Prize for literature, Kipling drew upon his experiences in Anglo-Indian society for much of his fiction.This volume presents five of Kipling's best early stories, including"The Phantom Rickshaw," a psychological thriller;"Wee Willie Winkie," a delightful display of love for children;"Without Benefit of Clergy," the poignant story of an Englishmen's affair with an Islamic woman;"The Strange Ride of Morrowbie Jukes"; and the celebrated title story.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Nobel Laureate Rudyard Kipling (18651936) is best remembered for children's tales such as The Jungle Book as well as his poetry and stories about British soldiers in India, which include "Gunga Din" and The Man Who Would Be King. Kipling was enormously popular at the turn of the 20th century but his reputation declined with the change in attitude toward British imperialism. In recent years Kipling's works have found new acclaim as a vibrant source of literary and cultural history.
SKU Code PRK B 3281 Weight in Kg 0.1000 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9780486280516 Author Name RUDYARD KIPLING Publisher Name DOVER PUBLICATION