The main works

Stories and prose
in their collections





Main works

| Plain Tales From the Hills | Soldiers Three | Wee Willie Winkie |
| Life's Handicap | Many Inventions | The Jungle Books |
| The Day's Work | Stalky & Co. | From Sea to Sea |
| Just So Stories | Traffics and Discoveries | Puck of Pook's Hill |
| Actions and Reactions | Rewards and Fairies | Sea Warfare |
| A Diversity of Creatures | Land and Sea Tales for Scouts and Guides |
| Debits and Credits | A Book of Words |
| The Complete Stalky & Co. | Thy Servant a Dog told by Boots |
| Limits and Renewals | Thy Servant a Dog and other Dog Stories |


Other works

| Abaft the Funnel | France at War |
| The New Army in Training | The War in the Mountains |
| The Eyes of Asia | Letters of Travel (1892-1913) |
| Souvenirs of France | Brazilian Sketches |
| The Sussex Edition (formerly unpublished works) |
| The Princess Elizabeth Gift Book | Uncollected |


The collections The stories


Plain Tales from the Hills (1888) Lispeth

Three and an Extra

Thrown Away

Miss Youghal's Sais

'Yoked with an Unbeliever'

False Dawn

The Rescue of Pluffles

Cupid's Arrows

The Three Musketeers

His Chance in Life

Watches of the Night

The Other Man

Consequences

The Conversion of Aurelian McGoggin

The Taking of Lungtungpen

A Germ Destroyer

Kidnapped

The Arrest of Lieutenant Golightly

In the House of Suddhoo

His Wedded Wife

The Broken-link Handicap

Beyond the Pale

In Error

A Bank Fraud

Tods' Amendment

The Daughter of the Regiment

In the Pride of his Youth

Pig

The Rout of the White Hussars

The Bronckhorst Divorce Case

Venus Annodomini

The Bisara of Pooree

A Friend's Friend

The Gate of the Hundred Sorrows

The Madness of Private Ortheris

The Story of Muhammad Din

On the Strength of a Likeness

Wressley of the Foreign Office

By Word of Mouth

To be Filed for Reference

Soldiers Three: Soldiers Three (1888) The God from the Machine

Private Learoyd's Story

The Big Drunk Draf

The Solid Muldoon

With the Main Guard

In the Matter of a Private

Black Jack


Soldiers Three: The Story of the Gadsbys (1888) Poor Dear Mamma
The World Without
The Tents of Kedar
With any Amazement
The Garden of Eden
Fatima
The Valley of the Shadow
The Swelling of Jordan


Soldiers Three: In Black and White (1888) Dray Wara Yow Dee

The Judgment of Dungara

At Howli Thana

Gemini

At Twenty-Two

In Flood Time

The Sending of Dana Da

On the City Wall

Wee Willie Winkie: Under the Deodars (1888) The Education of Otis Yeere

At the Pit's Mouth

A Wayside Comedy

The Hill of Illusion

A Second-Rate Woman

Only a Subaltern


Wee Willie Winkie: The Phantom Rickshaw (1888) The Phantom Rickshaw

My Own True Ghost Story

The Strange Ride of Morrowbie Jukes

The Man who Would be King


Wee Willie Winkie: Wee Willie Winkie (1888) Wee Willie Winkie

Baa Baa, Black Sheep

His Majesty the King

The Drums of the Fore and Aft

Life’s Handicap (1891) The Incarnation of Krishna Mulvaney

The Courting of Dinah Shadd

On Greenhow Hill

The Man who Was

The Head of the District

Without Benefit of Clergy

At the End of the Passage

The Mutiny of the Mavericks

The Mark of the Beast

The Return of Imray

Namgay Doola

The Lang Men o' Larut

Bertran and Bimi

Reingelder and the German Flag

The Wandering Jew

Through the Fire

The Finances of the Gods

The Amir's Homily

Jews in Shushan

The Limitations of Pambé Serang

Little Tobrah

Moti Guj – Mutineer

Bubbling Well Road

'The City of Dreadful Night'

Georgie Porgie

Naboth

The Dream of Duncan Parrenness

Many Inventions (1893) The Disturber of Traffic

A Conference of the Powers

My Lord the Elephant

One View of the Question

'The Finest Story in the World'

His Private Honour

A Matter of Fact

The Lost Legion

In the Rukh

'Brugglesmith'

'Love-o’-Women'

"The Record of Badalia Herodsfoot"

Judson and the Empire

The Children of the Zodiac

The Jungle Book (1894) Mowgli’s Brothers

Kaa’s Hunting

'Tiger! Tiger!'

The White Seal

'Rikki-Tikki-Tavi'

Toomai of the Elephants

Her Majesty’s Servants

The Second Jungle Book (1895) How Fear Came

The Miracle of Purun Bhagat

Letting in the Jungle

The Undertakers

The King’s Ankus

Quiquern

Red Dog

The Spring Running

The Day's Work (1898) .007

A Walking Delegate

An Error in the Fourth Dimension

'Bread upon the Waters'

My Sunday at Home

The Bridge-Builders

The Brushwood Boy

The Devil and the Deep Sea

The Maltese Cat

The Ship that Found Herself

The Tomb of his Ancestors

William the Conqueror – Part 1

William the Conqueror – Part Il

Stalky & Co. (1899) 'In Ambush'

Slaves of the Lamp - Part I

An Unsavoury Interlude

The Impressionists

The Moral Reformers

A Little Prep.

The Flag of their Country

The Last Term

Slaves of the Lamp, Part II

From Sea to Sea and Other Sketches (Vol I) (1899) Letters of Marque (1887)

From Sea to Sea (I to XXIV) (1889)


From Sea to Sea and Other Sketches (vol II) (1899) From Sea to Sea (XXV to XXXVII) (1889)

The City of Dreadful Night (1888)

Among the Railway Folk

The Giridih Coal-fields

In an Opium Factory

The Smith Administration (1887-88)

Just So Stories (1902) How the Whale got his Throat

How the Camel got his Hump

How the Rhinoceros got his Skin

How the Leopard got his Spots

The Elephant’s Child

The Sing-Song of Old Man Kangaroo

The Beginning of the Armadilloes

How the First Letter was Written

How the Alphabet was Made

The Crab that Played with the Sea

The Cat that Walked by Himself

The Butterfly that Stamped

Ham and the Porcupine

The Tabu Tale

Traffics and Discoveries (1904) The Captive

The Bonds of Discipline

A Sahib's War

'Their Lawful Occasions' - Part I

'Their Lawful Occasions' - Part II

The Comprehension of Private Copper

Steam Tactics

'Wireless'

The Army of a Dream Part 1

The Army of a Dream Part Il

'They'

Mrs Bathurst

Below the Mill Dam

Puck of Pook's Hill (1906) Weland’s Sword

Young Men at the Manor

The Knights of the Joyous Venture

Old Men at Pevensey

A Centurion of the Thirtieth

On the Great Wall

The Winged Hats

Hal o' the Draft

Dymchurch Flit

The Treasure and the Law

Actions and Reactions (1909) An Habitation Enforced

Garm - a Hostage

The Mother HIve

With the Night Mail

A Deal in Cotton

The Puzzler

Little Foxes

The House Surgeon

Abaft the Funnel (1909) Erastasius of the Whanghoa

Her Little Responsibility

A Menagerie Aboard
("One Lady at Large" in the Sussex Edition)

A Smoke of Manila

The Red Lamp

The Shadow of his Hand

A Little More Beef

The History of a Fall

Griffiths the Safe Man

It!

A Fallen Idol

New Brooms

Tiglath Pileser

The Likes o' Us

His Brother's Keeper

Sleipner, Late Thurinda

A Supplementary Chapter

Chautauquaed

The Bow Flume Cable-car

In Partibus (verse)

Letters on Leave

The Adoration of the Mage

A Death in the Camp

A Really Good Time

On Exhibition

The Three Young Men

My Great and Only

"The Betrayal of Confidences"

The New Dispensation—I

The New Dispensation—II

The Last of the Stories

Rewards and Fairies (1910) Cold Iron

Gloriana

The Wrong Thing

Marklake Witches

The Knife and the Naked Chalk

Brother Square-Toes

A Priest in Spite of Himself

The Conversion of St Wilfrid

A Doctor of Medicine

Simple Simon

The Tree of Justice

France at War (1915) France (verse)

On the Frontier of Civilization

A Nation’s Spirit

Battle Spectacle and a Review

The Land tnat Endures

Trenches on a Mountain Side

The Common Task

The New Army in Training (1915) The Men at Work

Iron into Steel

Guns and Supply

Canadians in Camp

Indian Troops

Territorial Battalions

Sea Warfare (1916) The Fringes of the Fleet (1915)

Tales of “The Trade” (1916)

Destroyers at Jutland (1916)

The War in the Mountains (1917) The Roads of an Army

Podgora

A Pass, a King, and a Mountain

Only a Few Steps Higher Up

The Trentino Front

A Diversity of Creatures (1917) As Easy as A.B.C.

Friendly Brook

In the Same Boat

The Honours of War

The Dog Hervey

The Village that Voted the Earth was Flat

In the Presence

Regulus

The Edge of the Evening

The Horse Marines

'My Son's Wife'

The Vortex

'Swept and Garnished'

Mary Postgate

The Eyes of Asia (1917) A Retired Gentleman

The Fumes of the Heart

The Private Account

A Trooper of Horse

Letters of Travel, 1892-1913 (1920) From Tideway to Tideway (1892)

Letters to the Family (1907)

Egypt of the Magicians (1913)

Land and Sea Tales Winning the Victoria Cross
for Scouts and Guides (1923) The Way that he Took

An Unqualified Pilot

His Gift

A Flight of Fact

"Stalky"

The Burning of the Sarah Sands

The Parable of Boy Jones

The Bold 'Prentice

The Son of His Father

An English School

Debits and Credits (1926) The Enemies to Each Other

Sea Constables, a Tale of ‘15

In the Interests of the Brethren

The United Idolaters

The Wish House

The Janeites

The Prophet and the Country

The Bull that Thought

A Madonna of the Trenches

The Propagation of Knowledge

A Friend of the Family

On the Gate

The Eye of Allah
The Gardener

A Book of Words (1928) (speeches 1907-1927)

Artists’ General Benevolent Institution, May 1907 "Literature"
Artists’ General Benevolent Institution, May 1907 "The Claims of Art"
McGill University, Montreal, October 1907 "Values in Life"
Canadian Club, Toronto, October 1907 "Imperial Relations"
Canadian Club, Winnipeg, October 1907 "Growth and Responsibility"
Royal Literary Fund, May 1908 "The Handicaps of Letters"
Middlesex Hospital, October 1908 "A Doctor’s Work"
A Naval Club, October 1908 "The Spirit of the Navy"
Brighton, November 1910 "The Ritual of Government"
Royal Geographical Society, May 1912 "The Verdict of Equals"
Wellington College, May 1912 "The Uses of Reading"
Royal Geographical Society, February 1914 "Some Aspects of Travel"
Winchester College, December 1915 "The War and the Schools"
Household Brigade O.C.C., Bushey, 1917 "The Magic Square"
East Coast Patrol, 1918 "The First Sailor"
Royal Society of St. George, April 1920 "England and the English"
Edinburgh University, July 1920 "The Scot and the War"
Sorbonne, Paris, November 1921 "The Virtue of France"
Banquet at the Sorbonne, November 921 "A Thesis"
Strasbourg University, November 1921 "A Return to Civilisation"
Banquet, Strasbourg University, November 1921 "The Trees and the Wall"
High Commissioner’s Lunch, Strasbourg, November 1921 "Waking From Dreams"
Royal College of Surgeons, February 1923 "Surgeons and the Soul"
Rectorial Address, St. Andrews, October 1923 "Independence"
University College, Dundee,October 1923 "The Classics and the Sciences"
Rhodes Scholars, Oxford, June 1924 "Work in the Future"
U.K. Chamber of Shipping, February 1925 "Shipping"
Stationers’ Company, July 1925 "Stationery"
Royal Literary Society, June 1926 "Fiction"
Brazilian Academy of Letters, Rio, March 1927 "The Spirit of the Latin"
La Bassée, October 1927 "Our Indian Troops in France"


The Complete Stalky & Co. (1929) 'Stalky'

'In Ambush'

Slaves of the Lamp - Part I

An Unsavoury Interlude

The Impressionists

The Moral Reformers

The United Idolaters

Regulus

A Little Prep.

The Flag of their Country

The Propagation of Knowledge

The Satisfaction of a Gentleman

The Last Term

Slaves of the Lamp, Part II


[unpublished until March 2004] Scylla and Charybdis

Thy Servant a Dog told by Boots (1930) Thy Servant a Dog

The Great Play Hunt

Toby Dog

Limits and Renewals (1932) Dayspring Mishandled

The Woman in His Life

The Tie

The Church that was at Antioch

Aunt Ellen

Fairy-Kist

A Naval Mutiny

The Debt

The Manner of Men

Unprofessional

Beauty Spots

The Miracle of Saint Jubanus

The Tender Achilles

Uncovenanted Mercies

Souvenirs of France (1933) Articles I and II

Thy Servant a Dog and other Dog stories (1938) Thy Servant a Dog

The Great Play Hunt

Toby Dog

A Sea Dog

Teem— a Treasure-Hunter

Brazilian Sketches The Journey Out

Rio

The Father of Lightnings

A Snake Farm

San Paulo and a Coffee Estate

Railways and a Two-Thousand Feet Climb

A World Apart

Sussex Edition (1937-1940) (previously uncollected works)

Vol I (Plain Tales from the Hills) Bitters Neat

Haunted Subalterns

Vol III (Wee Willie Winkie) The Pit That They Digged

Of Those Called

The Track of a Lie

The Wreck of the Visigoth

Vol V (Many Inventions) The Enlightenments of Pagett, M.P.

Mrs Hauksbee Sits Out

Vol IX (A Diversity of Creatures) A Tour of Inspection
Vol XII (The Jungle Books) Author's Note on names

Vol XVI (Just So Stories) The Tabu Tale

Vol XXIX (uncollected) The Battle of Rupert Square

For One Night Only

On Dry Cow Fishing as a Fine Art

The Last Relief

The Lamentable Comedy of Willow Wood

Vol XXX (uncollected) The Potted Princess (1893)

Collar-Wallah and the Poison Stick (1893)

The Legs of Sister Ursula (1893)

My First Book (1894)

How Shakespeare came to write "The Tempest (1898)

With Number Three (1900)

Surgical and Medical (1900)

Folly Bridge (1900)

The Outsider (1900)

A Burgher of the Free State (1900)

Railway Reform in Great Britain (1901)

The Science of Rebellion (1901)

A Village Rifle Club (1901)

Quo Fata Vocant (1902)

The Benefactors (1912)

A Reinforcement (1912)

The Soul of a Battalion (1915)

A Displaie of New Heraldrie (1917)

The First Assault upon The Sorbonne (1921)

Mary Kingsley (1932)

The Pleasure Cruise (1933)

Proofs of Holy Writ (1934)

Two Forewords, Outward Bound Edn Vol.I (1897 & 1935)



The Princess Elizabeth Gift Book (1935)

Ham and the Porcupine



UNCOLLECTED The Burden of Nineveh (1888)

The Biggest Liar in Asia (1887)



Main works

| Plain Tales From the Hills | Soldiers Three | Wee Willie Winkie |
| Life's Handicap | Many Inventions | The Jungle Books |
| The Day's Work | Stalky & Co. | From Sea to Sea |
| Just So Stories | Traffics and Discoveries | Puck of Pook's Hill |
| Actions and Reactions | Rewards and Fairies | Sea Warfare |
| A Diversity of Creatures | Land and Sea Tales for Scouts and Guides |
| Debits and Credits | A Book of Words |
| The Complete Stalky & Co. | Thy Servant a Dog told by Boots |
| Limits and Renewals | Thy Servant a Dog and other Dog Stories |


Other works

| Abaft the Funnel | France at War |
| The New Army in Training | The War in the Mountains |
| The Eyes of Asia | Letters of Travel |
| Souvenirs of France | Brazilian Sketches |
| The Sussex Edition (formerly unpublished works) |
| The Princess Elizabeth Gift Book | Uncollected |