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n.d. (1911). Small 4to, illustrated vellum boards. 110 pp. plus index. Published "in aid of the 'Prince Francis of Teck Memorial Fund' for the Middlesex Hospital." Special limited edition; #18 of 500 copies signed by HRH Alexander of Teck. Includes first printing of the eight stanza literary refrain "The Spies' March" By Rudyard Kipling and the first appearance of Conan Doyle’s “The Giant MaximinThirty stories in all; Other contributors include, Jerome K. Jerome, W. W. Jacobs, and Austin Dobson; with 4 color illus and 16 half-tones. Very good. The trade edition is listed in the various Kipling bibliographies [e.g. Livingston 348], but none mention this signed limited edition. No copies in OCLC or identified online.