• Creator
  • Detmold, Charles Maurice, 1883-1908
  • Created Date
  • 1903
  • Publisher
  • Macmillan
    London
  • Description
  • Title from item. Then inch by inch out of the grass rose up the head and spread hood of Nag, the big black cobra, and he was five feet long from tongue to tail. When he had lifted one-third of himself clear of the ground, he stayed balancing to and fro exactly as a dandelion-tuft balances in the wind, and he looked at Rikki-tikki with the wicked snake's eyes that never change their expression, whatever the snake may be thinking of."--The Jungl... more
    Title from item. Then inch by inch out of the grass rose up the head and spread hood of Nag, the big black cobra, and he was five feet long from tongue to tail. When he had lifted one-third of himself clear of the ground, he stayed balancing to and fro exactly as a dandelion-tuft balances in the wind, and he looked at Rikki-tikki with the wicked snake's eyes that never change their expression, whatever the snake may be thinking of."--The Jungle Book, p. 170. Date from item. By Messrs. Maurice & Edward Detmold. From: Sixteen illustrations of subjects from Kipling's "Jungle book" / by Messrs. Maurice & Edward Detmold, 1903. less
  • Format
  • Prints
    Book illustrations
    Photomechanical prints
  • Rights
  • No known copyright restrictions. No known restrictions on use.