The Jungle books

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TitleThe Jungle books
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsKipling, R
Number of Pages436
PublisherGreat Britain
ISBN 978-1 84749 583-9f

The adventures of Mowgli, the young man raised by wolves in the jungles of Central India, and his friends Baloo the bear, Bagheera the panther and Kaa the python, as they face the arch villain Shere Khan the tiger, have become popular throughout the world. They were collected by Kipling in The Jungle Book and its sequel, The Second jungle Book, both of which contain other stories featuring animals, such as the well-known `Itikki-tikki-tavi', which describes the strug-gles of a mongoose against venomous cobras.
I Iere presented with brand-new illustrations by Ian Beck, these tales will continue to inspire readers young and old. 441Itie Famous for his talZ''s ,idventure in British India, Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) i, one the most popular ‘N Fitt:1-s of all time and the first recipient of the Nobel Priie fV I iterature from the Inglish-speaking world.