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The Strange Ride of Rudyard Kipling

(1977)
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A landmark work of literary biography, richly researched, this book was described by C P Snow as 'a Masterwork' and by Paul Theroux as 'superb'. Kipling's writing documented the UK's cultural transition from Victorian Empire to the modern European state. A dazzling and comprehensive portrait of one of Britain's favourite authors.



Praise for this book

"A masterwork." - C P Snow

"Superb." - Paul Theroux


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Hardback Editions

March 1978 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Strange Ride of Rudyard Kipling
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 0-670-67701-9 / 978-0-670-67701-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking Adult
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November 1977 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Strange Ride of Rudyard Kipling: His Life and Work
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 0-436-57516-7 / 978-0-436-57516-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd
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June 1977 : Hardback

Title: The Strange Ride of Rudyard Kipling: His Life and Works
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 9997546695 / 978-9997546692
Publisher: David & Charles
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Paperback Editions

October 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Strange Ride of Rudyard Kipling
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 1-84232-447-0 / 978-1-84232-447-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus Ltd
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January 1994 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Strange Ride of Rudyard Kipling: His Life and Work
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 0-7126-5927-7 / 978-0-7126-5927-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pimlico
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August 1991 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Strange Ride of Rudyard Kipling
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 0-7493-9193-6 / 978-0-7493-9193-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Minerva
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October 1979 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Strange Ride of Rudyard Kipling: His Life and Works
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 0-586-04908-8 / 978-0-586-04908-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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May 1979 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Strange Ride of Rudyard Kipling: His Life and Works
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 0-14-005122-8 / 978-0-14-005122-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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