First edition, first issue of Stalky & Co. by Rudyard Kipling.
Octavo, ix, [iii], 272pp, [2pp ads]. Finely bound in three-quarter red morocco, top edge gilt. Five raised bands, title in gilt on spine. Publisher’s original cloth covers laid in place, with author’s emblem in gilt on front cover. New endpapers. No additional printings listed. Light wear to original cloth, faint soiling to gilt edge. Previous ownership inscription on second free endpaper, dated “1899.” Small loss to corner on page vii.
A bright and attractive example.