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eBook The Day's Work ePub

by Rudyard Kipling

  • ISBN: 0548028176
  • Category: Humanities
  • Subcategory: Other
  • Author: Rudyard Kipling
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC (July 25, 2007)
  • Pages: 444
  • ePub book: 1785 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1638 kb
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  • Rating: 4.3
  • Votes: 355

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The Day's Work is a collection of short stories by Rudyard Kipling. It was first published in 1898. There are no poems included between the different stories in The Day's Work, as there are in many other of Kipling's collections

The Day's Work is a collection of short stories by Rudyard Kipling. There are no poems included between the different stories in The Day's Work, as there are in many other of Kipling's collections. The book contains 13 short stories, which were mainly written between 1893 and 1896 while Kipling was living in Vermont. Four of the stories contained in The Day's Work include anthropomorphic characters. The Bridge-Builders". The Ship that Found Herself".

The Day's Work - Rudyard Kipling. The day's work by rudyard kipling. published by Samizdat Express, Orange, CT, USA. established in 1974, offering over 14,000 books. Departmental Ditties and Ballads. another month, and borrowing ten days from Findlayson, spent his poor little savings of a year in a wild dash to London, and there, as his own tongue asserted and the later consignments proved, put the fear of God into a man so great that he feared only Parliament and said so till Hitchcock wrought with him across his own dinner-table, and

In The Day's Work, Kipling uses a series of short stories to examine labour and employment in a variety of different industries, be it shipping, transport or bridge building.

In The Day's Work, Kipling uses a series of short stories to examine labour and employment in a variety of different industries, be it shipping, transport or bridge building. The result is a masterly collection of writings dealing with such eternal themes as family dependency, obedience to command, and loyalty against all the odds.

This is a collection of some of Kipling's finest short stories which dates to the time (1898) when he was living in the US, making regular trips across the Atlantic, and feeling intensely homesick.

This was a book club choice from a member who always selects books from the classics

Some have complained about the lack of an active table of contents, but if you know how to use your Kindle, it's not impossible to find what you want, if slightly tedious. This was a book club choice from a member who always selects books from the classics. I think to appreciate this story, one needs to have knowledge of the British history of wars and battles. I found it difficult to understand what was going on.

Rudyard Kipling, winner of the Nobel Prize in literature in 1907, has long been considered an important and vibrant, even controversial, storyteller and poet. Set and published during the time of the British Raj, a time of subalterns and tea planters, the 40 stories in Plain Tales From The Hills are played out under an unforgiving sun, revealing the deceit, faithlessness, shallowness, despair, mistrust, hate, and petty jealousies rife amongst the British inhabitants of India.

The Day's Work is a collection of short stories by Rudyard Kipling. Rudyard Kipling, in full Joseph Rudyard Kipling, (born December 30, 1865, Bombay, India-died January 18, 1936, London, England), English short-story writer, poet, and novelist chiefly remembered for his celebration of British imperialism, his tales and poems of British soldiers in India, and his tales for children

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Stewart, .

by. Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936; Colt Kipling Collection (Library of Congress) DLC. Publication date. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. The bridge-builders - A walking delegate - The ship that found herself - The tomb of his ancestors - The Devil and the deep sea - William the Conqueror - 007 - The Maltese cat - 'Bread upon the waters' - An error in the fourth dimension - My Sunday at home. The brushwood boy. Notes. Includes: The white man's burden, Rudyard Kipling ; Kipling verses.

ГлавнаяЗарубежная классикаРедьярд КиплингThe Day's Work - Part 0. Not this night," said Peroo, in his ear. "The Gods have protected u. The Lascar moved his feet cautiously, and they rustled among dried stumps. This is some island of last year's indigo-crop," he went on.

ГлавнаяЗарубежная классикаРедьярд КиплингThe Day's Work - Part 01. Уменьшить шрифт (-) Увеличить шрифт (+). Редьярд Киплинг The Day's Work - Part 01. At last the Lascar rose and floundered through the mud towards the village, but he was careful to leave an ally to watch the boats.

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.

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SkroN SkroN
Great buy. Book was in great condition for over 100 years old.
Silvermaster Silvermaster
Over 100 years old, and handsome inside and out. 12 short stories by the great one. Handsome dark green covers w/crisp gold lettering on front & spine. Pgs are uncut on side & bottom, that nice antique look, and smooth gold on tops of pages. Highly recommended for library.