Selected poems from Rudyard Kipling.

by Rudyard Kipling

Publisher: Methuen in London

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ContributionsColt Kipling Collection (Library of Congress)
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LC ClassificationsPR4852 1931
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 64 p. ;
Number of Pages64
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Open LibraryOL16349082M
LC Control Number2007577581

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In the New Yorker, Charles McGrath remarked “Kipling has been variously labelled a colonialist, a jingoist, a racist, an anti-Semite, a misogynist. Joseph Rudyard Kipling was a journalist, short-story writer, poet, and novelist. Kipling's works of fiction include The Jungle Book (), Kim (), and many short stories, including The Man Who Would Be King ().

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Kipling composed many of his poems while living for several years in the United States in the mids. His poems became famous for their lively, swinging rhythm.

Typical are Gunga Din and. Rudyard Joseph Kipling was born in Bombay in but spent most of his childhood in England. He returned to India in as a journalist and also wrote stories, sketches and poems. His literary reputation was established with Plain Tales from the Hills ().

Today he is best remembered for The Jungle Book and Kim.4/5(). The poems are selected from the Definitive Edition of Rudyard Kipling's Verse published by Hodder and Stoughton in The most famous are thereieve, including of course "If".

There are pages inc 7 pages of contents. The author of this collection of poems by Rudyard Kipling offers us 26 poems that are familiar to many people such as "If," "The White Man's Burden," and "You're a better man than I am." He also includes 74 unfamiliar poems, some of which are ballads.

The poems are arranged in the book in chronological s: This edition of the poetry of Rudyard Kipling () includes all the poems contained in the Definitive Edition of In his lifetime, Kipling was widely regarded as the unofficial Poet Laureate, and he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in Reviews: Selected Poems - Ebook written by Rudyard Kipling.

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A musical version of “Mandalay”, the poem by Rudyard Kipling — the author of The Jungle Book — was set to be featured on the British public broadcaster’s televised VJ Day celebration, as it has become an anthem often used to hail the heroics of veterans of the UK’s campaign in Burma during the Second World War.

The poem, which described a British soldier’s love for Burma. Joseph Rudyard Kipling (/ ˈ r ʌ d j ər d / RUD-yərd; 30 December – 18 January ) was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet, and novelist.

He was born in India, which inspired much of his work. Kipling's works of fiction include The Jungle Book (), Kim (), and many short stories, including "The Man Who Would Be King" (). His poems include "Mandalay" ( Children: 3, Josephine, Elsie Bambridge and John Kipling. Buy Selected Poems by Rudyard Kipling, Peter Keating from Waterstones today.

Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: 'Hear and attend and listen ' Rudyard Kipling is a supreme master of the short story in English and a poet of brilliant gifts.

His energy and inventiveness poured themselves into every kind of tale, from the bleakest of fables to the richest of comedies, and he illuminated every aspect of human behaviour, of which he was a fascinated (and sometimes appalled) observer.

Twenty-two original 'Historical Poems' contributed to C.R.L. Fletcher's A History of England (a cheaper edition was sold as A School History of England), Songs from Books, The Years Between, Posthumous collections.

Posthumous collections of Kipling's poems include: Rudyard Kipling’s Verse: Definitive Edition. Sixteen Illustrations of Subjects from Kipling's “Jungle Book.” London: Macmillan, Page Turner - PDF ( MB) - Bibliographic Information. Also see blog post: From the Snows of Vermont Comes the "Jungle Book" Rudyard Kipling - The Pig and Whistle.

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Rudyard Kipling $ - $ Call To Battle!: There Will Be War VII (Eternal Guardians). Amongst Kipling s best-known works are The Jungle Book, Just So Stories, and the poems Mandalay and Gunga Din. Kipling was the first English-language writer to receive the Nobel prize for literature () and was amongst the youngest to receive the award.

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His poems are some of the best known and most widely-quoted in the English language, and have continued to give enjoyment long after the sun finally set on his beloved British Empire. Born in India to English parents, Rudyard Kipling was to become a great short-story, poet and novelist who was also a recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature.

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