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THE CORAL ISLAND
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Leo Bates.
Stock no. 2135124
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1964. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Children's Illustrated Classics Series. Beige and green decorated cloth. 8 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. Damp staining to top edges of pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with chips and nicks; some uneven fading.

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THE MIDDY AND THE MOORS
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Henry Austin.
Stock no. 2135123
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Circa 1909. Good condition.

Dark red pictorial cloth. An Algerine Story. B/w frontis and b/w illustrations. 242 pages plus 6 page booklist to rear. Splash stains/marks to covers; bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. A reading copy.

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THE WILD MAN OF THE WEST
Written by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 2135122
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Circa 1909. Good condition.

Maroon pictorial cloth, gilt titles. A Tale of the Rocky Mountains. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some scuffing and marks. Prize plate to front pastedown. Some foxing and grubby marks. Page of the booklist to rear is loose.

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THE CREW OF THE WATER WAGTAIL
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Arthur Twidle.
Stock no. 2135121
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Circa 1921. Slightly better than good condition.

Green cloth with title to spine and front cover; sailing ship picture to front cover. B/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine is browned; some marks and scuffs to covers. Name and date in ink to front endpaper, which is also foxed. Page edge browning and foxing to outer page edges and margins. A reading copy.

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THE CORAL ISLAND
Written by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 2134980
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. 8 colour plates. 336 pages. Ballantyene Books series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing and marks to covers. Grubby marks and foxing internally. Some page corner creasing. A reading copy.

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FREAKS ON THE FELLS AND WHY I DID NOT BECOME A SAILOR
Written by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 2134978
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Good condition.

Blue cloth with picture of ship to front cover. Colour frontis. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuffing to covers, grubby marks. Front joint next to frontis is cracked and a bit weak. Some foxing.

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THE COXWAIN'S BRIDE OR THE RISING TIDE AND OTHER TALES
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 2134976
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with titles and pictures to covers. B/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a few small splits to cloth at top and tail of spine. Foxing.

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THE WORLD OF ICE
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Savile Lumley.
Stock no. 2134975
Published by P.R. Gawthorn Ltd.. Circa 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Youth Classics Series. Blue cloth with gilt titles. Colour frontis. Spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing, chips and tears; some grubby marks.

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HUDSON BAY
Written by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 2134974
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, black titles, black/orange borders. Colour frontis. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Page browning and foxing. Frontis is starting to come away near top.

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THE GORILLA HUNTERS
Written by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 2134967
Published by Juvenile Productions Ltd.. Circa 1940. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, black titles. 256 pages. Colour frontis. Browning and spotting to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with damp marks and scuffs, especially to rear panel.

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THE LIGHTHOUSE
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Norman Ault.
Stock no. 2134966
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Good condition.

Blue decorated cloth. The story of a great fight between man and the sea. 6 B/w plates including frontis. Marks and wear to covers; half inch tear to top of spine, with some fraying of cloth. Foxing and page browning.

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GASCOYNE THE SANDAL-WOOD TRADER
Written by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 2134965
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Circa 1917. Almost very good condition.

A Tale of the Pacific. Red cloth with picture to front cover. B/w frontis. Spine is faded. Prize plate to front endpaper. Marks to covers. Foxing.

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