The New World Edition Of The Works Of Rudyard Kipling Volume 3

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byRudyard Kipling

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ... THE BEGINNINGS It was not part of their blood, It came to them very late With long arrears to make good, When the English began to hate. They were not easily moved, They were icy willing to wait Till every count should be proved, Ere the English began to hate. Their voices were even and low, Their eyes were level and straight. There was neither sign nor show, When the English began to hate. It was not preached to the crowd, It was not taught by the State. No man spoke it aloud, When the English began to hate. It was not suddenly bred, It will not swiftly abate, Through the chill years ahead, When Time shall count from the date That the English began to hate. LETTERS OF TRAVEL CONTENTS PAGE From Tideway to Tideway (1892)--In Sight of Monadnock 3 Across a Continent 15 The Edge of the East 30 Our Overseas Men 42 Some Earthquakes 53 Half-a-Dozen Pictures 63 "Captains Courageous" 71 On One Side Only 81 Leaves from a Winter Note-Book.... 92 Letters to the Family (1908)--The Road to Quebec 109 A People at Home 118 Cities and Spaces 126 Newspapers and Democracy 136 Labour 146 The Fortunate Towns 156 Mountains and the Pacific 167 A Conclusion 178 IN SIGHT OF MONADNOCK FTER the gloom of gray Atlantic weather, our ship came to America in a flood of winter sun . shine that made unaccustomed eyelids blink, and the New Yorker, who is nothing if not modest, said, 'This isn't a sample of our really fine days; wait until such and such times come, or go to such and such a quarter of the city.' We were content, and more than content, to drift aimlessly up and down the brilliant streets, wondering a little why the finest light should be wasted on the worst pavements in the world; to walk round and round Madison Square, because that was full of beautifully...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ... THE BEGINNINGS It was not part of their blood, It came to them very late With long arrears to make good, When ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:166 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.35 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217096786

ISBN - 13:9780217096782

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