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eBook Book of Words: Selections From Speeches and Addresses Delivered Between 1906 and 1927 (Essay Index Reprint Series) ePub

by Rudyard Kipling

  • ISBN: 0836918843
  • Category: Humanities
  • Subcategory: Other
  • Author: Rudyard Kipling
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Books for Libraries Press; First Edition edition (January 1, 1970)
  • Pages: 279
  • ePub book: 1512 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1278 kb
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  • Rating: 4.2
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A Book Of Words book.

A Book Of Words book. 31 speeches given between 1906 and 1927, by Kipling, the Bard of the Empire, covering topics as diverse as travel, medicine, education,and so much more, to public schools, military establishments, universities, the geographical society - the list is almost endless. Erudite, eloquent, witty, and ahead of his time, this book is a classic. A big Thank you to Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Knight, who presented me with this much-valued gift on their wedding blessing day 28th December 2014. Apr 21, 2011 Ken rated it it was amazing.

For My Friends Known and Unknown. Selections From Speeches and Addresses Delivered Between 1906 and 1927. To Demeter the Winnower Heronax dedicates these. Literature - Royal Academy Dinner: May 1906.

Bibliographic Details  . Bookseller: William Reese Company - Literature, ABAA Address: New Haven, CT, . AbeBooks Bookseller Since: September 2, 2008.

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Selections from speeches and addresses delivered between 1906 and 1927. Kipling aimed to persuade his young hearers of the value of reading, and, in particular, of reading the literature of the past, from which he assured them, much can be learnt. XI. "The Uses of Reading". To neglect earlier literature is as foolish as neglecting earlier scientific discoveries and setting out on your own. Some books, he told his audience, are no better than drugs, but, by and large, literature gives us some education in how to live our lives.

1928 A Book of Words: Selections of speeches and Addresses Delivered Between 1906 and 1927 is published. In Kim, Kipling creates an exotic atmosphere, full of vivid characters and incidents, and immediately draws the reader into his strange world. 1932 Kipling publishes a volume of stories, Limits and Renewals. 1936 Kiplings dies on January 18 of peritonitis and is burried in Westminster Abbey. The novel concerns a religious quest and a quest for identity, and includes both enlightenment and espionage, tranquillity and violence. It combines social, cultural, and political history with the hardships and goal of a travel book.

This is a bibliography of works by Rudyard Kipling, including books, short stories, poems, and collections of his works. These are short story collections except as noted. Listed by year of publication. The City of Dreadful Night (1885), short story – later published as The City of the Dreadful Night in Little Blue Book No. 357. Departmental Ditties (1886), poetry. Plain Tales from the Hills (1888). Soldiers Three (1888). The Story of the Gadsbys (1888). In Black and White (1888). Essay index reprint series. Published 1970 by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, . Internet Archive Wishlist.

Rudyard Kipling, in full Joseph Rudyard Kipling, (born December 30. .

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. These books give further proof that Kipling excelled at telling a story but was inconsistent in producing balanced, cohesive novels. In 1902 Kipling bought a house at Burwash, Sussex, which remained his home until his death

Release Date:January 1928.