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Kim By Rudyard Kipling Jeffrey Meyers LDIVRLDIVRLIRKimL IR, by LSTRONGRRudyard KiplingL BR, is part of the LIRBarnes Noble ClassicsL IRLIR L IRseries, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to thLDIVRLDIVRLIRKimL IR, by LSTRONGRRudyard KiplingL BR, is part of the LIRBarnes Noble ClassicsL IRLIR L IRseries, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras Here are some of the remarkable features of LIRBarnes Noble ClassicsL IR LDIVRNew introductions commissioned from today s top writers and scholarsBiographies of the authorsChronologies of contemporary historical, biographical, and cultural eventsFootnotes and endnotesSelective discussions of imitations, parodies, poems, books, plays, paintings, operas, statuary, and films inspired by the workComments by other famous authorsStudy questions to challenge the reader s viewpoints and expectationsBibliographies for further readingIndices Glossaries, when appropriateAll editions are beautifully designed and are printed to superior specifications some include illustrations of historical interest LIRBarnes Noble Classics L IRpulls together a constellation of influences biographical, historical, and literary to enrich each reader s understanding of these enduring works.L DIVRL DIVRLP style MARGIN 0in 0in 0pt RLSTRONGRL BR L PRLP style MARGIN 0in 0in 0pt RLSTRONGRRudyard KiplingL BR has been attacked for championing British imperialism and celebrated for satirizing it In fact, he did both Nowhere does he express his own ambivalence strongly than in LIRKimL IR, his rousing adventure novel of a young man of many allegiances L PRLPRKimball O Hara grows up an orphan in the walled city of Lahore, India Deeply devoted to an old Tibetan lama but involved in a secret mission for the British, Kim struggles to weave the strands of his life into a single pattern Charged with action and suspense, yet profoundly spiritual, LIRKimL IR vividly expresses the sounds and smells, colors and characters, opulence and squalor of complex, contradictory India under British rule.L PRLP style MARGIN 0in 0in 0pt RLSTRONGRJeffrey MeyersL BRL BR, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, has published forty three books, including biographies of Ernest Hemingway, Robert Frost, D H Lawrence, Joseph Conrad, and George Orwell He also wrote the introduction and notes to the Barnes Noble Classics edition of Edith Wharton s LIRThe House of MirthL IR L PRL DIVR
Rudyard Kipling Jeffrey Meyers
Joseph Rudyard Kipling was a journalist, short story writer, poet, and novelist.Kipling s works of fiction include The Jungle Book 1894 , Kim 1901 , and many short stories, including The Man Who Would Be King 1888 His poems include Mandalay 1890 , Gunga Din 1890 , The Gods of the Copybook Headings 1919 , The White Man s Burden 1899 , and If 1910 He is regarded as a major innovator in the art of the short story his children s books are classics of children s literature and one critic described his work as exhibiting a versatile and luminous narrative gift.Kipling was one of the most popular writers in the United Kingdom, in both prose and verse, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries Henry James said Kipling strikes me personally as the most complete man of genius as distinct from fine intelligence that I have ever known In 1907, at the age of 41, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, making him the first English language writer to receive the prize, and its youngest recipient to date He was also sounded out for the British Poet Laureateship and on several occasions for a knighthood, both of which he declined.Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1907 in consideration of the power of observation, originality of imagination, virility of ideas and remarkable talent for narration which characterize the creations of this world famous author Kipling kept writing until the early 1930s, but at a slower pace and with much less success than before On the night of 12 January 1936, Kipling suffered a haemorrhage in his small intestine He underwent surgery, but died less than a week later on 18 January 1936 at the age of 70 of a perforated duodenal ulcer Kipling s death had in fact previously been incorrectly announced in a magazine, to which he wrote, I ve just read that I am dead Don t forget to delete me from your list of subscribers.
Kim By Rudyard Kipling Jeffrey Meyers
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