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Something of myself and other autobiographical writings

Rudyard Kipling

Something of myself and other autobiographical writings

by Rudyard Kipling

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRudyard Kipling; edited by Thomas Pinney.
ContributionsPinney, Thomas.
The Physical Object
Pagination332p.
Number of Pages332
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21502817M
ISBN 10052140584X

Rudyard Kipling's autobiography, Something of Myself, was the author's last work, but it has not received the serious attention it deserves. Thomas Pinney's edition of the work, supplemented by other autobiographical pieces, aims to change that/5. Something of myself and other autobiographical writings. [Rudyard Kipling; Thomas Pinney] Introduction Abbreviations and short titles Something of Myself () 1. A very young person 2. The school before its time 3. Working-tools Baa, Baa, Black Sheep () My First Book () An English School () Kipling's Diary, Notes.

Summary: This edition uncovers the extent to which Kipling's account of his life fails to match the biographical facts. Illustrated with Kipling's own drawings, and brought together with his other autobiographical writings, this book sheds light on the relationship between Kipling's life and work. Something Of Myself And Others book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. 'This is not an autobiography, but it is a collection of 3/5(2).

Something of myself and other Autobiographical writings (Edited by Thomas Pinney) Kipling, Rudyard Published by Canto Edition - Cambridge University Press, Britain (). Something of Myself and Other Autobiographical Writings - Rudyard Kipling - Cambridge University Press - - Kitap.


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Rudyard Kipling's autobiography, Something of Myself, was the author's last work, but it has not received the serious attention it deserves. Thomas Pinney's edition of the work, supplemented by other autobiographical pieces, aims to change by: 8. Something of Myself and Other Autobiographical Writings (Canto Classics) Reprint Edition by Rudyard Kipling (Author)Cited by: Cambridge Core - English Literature - Something of Myself and Other Autobiographical Writings - by Rudyard Kipling / edited by Thomas Pinney Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our by: 1.

Rudyard Kipling's autobiography, Something of Myself, was the author's last work, but it has not received the serious attention it deserves. Thomas Pinney's edition of the work, supplemented by other autobiographical pieces, aims to change that/5(11). Rudyard Kipling's autobiography, Something of Myself, was the author's last work, but it has not received the serious attention it deserves.

Thomas Pinney's edition of the work, supplemented by other autobiographical pieces, aims to change that. Professor Pinney, a leading textual editor currently engaged on Kipling's letters, has consulted the. He clearly did not have the opportunity to do this with "Something of Myself" - his own death having intervened in the process.

To some extent this accounts for the curious omissions, cryptic phrases (which probably only fully made sense to their author) and for what might be called the book 5/5(5). Two of the additional items presented here (Kipling's Indian diary of and the illustrations he made for his autobiographical story, 'Baa Baa, Black Sheep') are previously unpublished.

Pinney shows how they, and other forms of autobiographical writing, reflect upon or complicate the narrative of Something of : Rudyard Kipling, Thomas Pinney.

Rudyard Kipling's autobiography, Something of Myself, was the author's last work, but it has not received the serious attention it deserves.

Thomas Pinney's edition of the work, supplemented by other autobiographical pieces, aims to change that. Cambridge University Press X - Rudyard Kipling: Something of Myself and Other Autobiographical Cambridge University Press X - Rudyard Kipling: Something of Myself and Other Autobiographical Something of Myself and Other Autobiographical Writings - Edited by Thomas Pinney Excerpt More information.

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"Something of Myself" is his very self-protective memoir, interesting especially for the parts about India and writing. The last chapter, called Kipling had a popularity with other writers (Joyce put his talent next to Tolstoy's; William and Henry James loved him) that seems mysterious /5.

Illustrated with Kipling's own satirical drawings from the manuscripts, and brought together with his other autobiographical writings (some previously unpublished), this fascinating book sheds new light on the intriguing relationship between Kipling's life and Classics: Something of Myself and Other Autobiographical Writings (Paperback)Brand: Rudyard Kipling; Thomas Pinney.

Something of Myself and Other Autobiographical Writings (Canto Classics) Kipling, Rudyard. Rudyard Kipling: something of myself and other autobiographical writings by Kipling, Rudyard, ; Pinney, ThomasPages: Rudyard Kipling has been described as 'one of the few complete originals in English literature'.

In his last work, Something of Myself, he reflects on his life and the basis of his art. Yet paradoxically this ostensibly autobiographical work (as an early critic pointed out) actually discloses very little of himself.

Thomas Pinney's revealing edition now uncovers the extraordinary extent to. Cambridge University Press X - Rudyard Kipling: Something of Myself and Other Autobiographical Cambridge University Press X - Rudyard Kipling: Something of Myself and Other Autobiographical Something of Myself and Other Autobiographical Writings - Edited by Thomas Pinney Frontmatter/Prelims More information.

Title. Something of Myself: for my friends known and unknown is the autobiography of Rudyard Kipling. Kipling wrote it in the last year of his life; the unfinished text was prepared for publication by his wife. It has remained in print since its first publication in Creation and publicationAuthor: Rudyard Kipling.

The item Rudyard Kipling: something of myself and other autobiographical writings, edited by Thomas Pinney. --represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Calgary Public Library. His profuse writings appealed to the colonial-master, white-man's-burden mentality of the British during the time of the Raj.

An excerpt from one of his versifications, written in the aftermath of the suppressed Mahdist Revolution in the Sudan -- in the vernacular of an English enlisted soldier -- serves to characterize Rudyard Kipling/5.Two of the additional items presented here (Kipling's Indian diary of and the illustrations he made for his autobiographical story, 'Baa Baa, Black Sheep') are previously unpublished.

Pinney shows how they, and other forms of autobiographical writing, reflect upon or complicate the narrative of Something of Myself/5(10).

Rudyard Kipling's last work reflects on his life and the basis of his art. Illustrated with Kipling's own satirical drawings from the manuscripts, and brought together with his other autobiographical writings (some previously unpublished), this fascinating book sheds new light on the intriguing relationship between Kipling's life and ed on: Ma