Just so stories for little children by Rudyard Kipling

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Published by Chatham River Press, Distributed by Crown Publishers in New York .

Written in English

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  • Children"s stories, English,
  • Animals -- Fiction,
  • Short stories

Edition Notes

Originally published: London : McMillan, 1902.

Book details

StatementRudyard Kipling ; illustrated by the author.
SeriesChatham River Press classics
LC ClassificationsPZ7.K632 Jw 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 210 p. :
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3182525M
ISBN 100517436310
LC Control Number83025221

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“Just So Stories” is a collection of 12 children’s stories. The theme that runs through the dozen stories is that they are mostly tall-tale answers for questions that children might have. All but two of them focus on animals and nature, and the two divergent stories deal with the origin of written language/5().

Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories, originally published inare perennial favourites, and can be read by adults and children alike. They are known as "pourquoi" stories; in this case fantasies about the origin of individual wild animals who live in different countries/5.

The Just So Stories for Little Children are a collection written by the British author Rudyard Kipling. Highly fantasised origin stories, especially for differences among animals, they are among Kipling’s best known works/5(30).

The title page says, Just So Stories for Little Children By Rudyard Kipling, Illustrated by the Author, New York, Doubleday, Page & Company The little note at the end of the book says, Made in the USA, San Bernadino, CA, 06 November (one day after I purchased the book)/5(30).

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