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The Resource The best short stories, Rudyard Kipling; Series edited by Keith Carabine; Introduction by Cedric Watts

The best short stories, Rudyard Kipling; Series edited by Keith Carabine; Introduction by Cedric Watts

Label
The best short stories
Title
The best short stories
Statement of responsibility
Rudyard Kipling; Series edited by Keith Carabine; Introduction by Cedric Watts
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The diverse tales selected for this volume display the astonishing virtuosity of Rudyard Kipling's early writings.
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UK-WkNB
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1865-1936
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Kipling, Rudyard
Dewey number
AF
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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  • Watts, Cedric
  • Carabine, Keith
Series statement
Wordsworth classics
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  • Classics
  • Short Stories
Summary expansion
The diverse tales selected for this volume display the astonishing virtuosity of Rudyard Kipling's early writings. A Nobel prize-winner, Kipling was phenomenally productive and imaginative, displaying a literary mastery of idioms, technology and technical terms, exotic locations, and social range. He gained immense popularity, becoming (as these stories indicate) the knowledgeable spokesman for a wide public. Later, although Kipling's right-wing views increasingly incurred hostility, his creativity remained formidable. In this rich collection, we encounter bold realism, poignant nostalgia, dark comedy, the vividly horrific, the exuberantly fanciful and the disturbingly uncanny
Target audience
general
Label
The best short stories, Rudyard Kipling; Series edited by Keith Carabine; Introduction by Cedric Watts
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Publication
Note
Paperback. B-format paperback
Control code
9781853261794
Dimensions
20x13x1 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9781853261794
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The best short stories, Rudyard Kipling; Series edited by Keith Carabine; Introduction by Cedric Watts
Publication
Note
Paperback. B-format paperback
Control code
9781853261794
Dimensions
20x13x1 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9781853261794
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print

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