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THE TREASURE OF THE SAN PHILIPO
Written by Percy F. Westerman.
Stock no. 586853
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. Circa 1916. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. B/w frontis. 248 pages + booklist. Book: name in ink to front endpaper, spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed.

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THE SECRET OF THE PLATEAU
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 586361
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition.

Grey pictorial cloth. 4 b/w plates. 224 pages. Spine and corners bumped, corners lightly worn. Faint marks to rear cover. Cloth at top of spine a little creased. Front endpaper missing and damage to front pastedown. Foxing to prelims and page edges.

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THE SECRET OF THE PLATEAU
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 584613
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1931. Very good condition.

Grey pictorial cloth. 4 b/w plates. 224 pages. Book: all plates present, name in ink to front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots to prelims.

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THE QUEST OF THE GOLDEN HOPE
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by Frank E. Wiles.
Stock no. 584614
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1940. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, pictorial spine. 4 b/w plates + b/w map of the island. 255 pages. A 17th century story of adventure. Book: all plates present. A few foxspots to prelims and edge of textblock.

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THE WRECK OF THE GROSVENOR
Written by W. Clark Russell. Illustrated by George Lambert.
Stock no. 582809
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.

An account of the mutiny of the crew and the loss of the ship when trying to make the Bermudas. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis and title page. Collins Modern Fiction Series. 413 pages. Small format. Endpapers browned. Page edge browning. Wrapper edge-chipped with loss.

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ONE OF CLIVE'S HEROES
Written by Herbert Strang. Illustrated by William Rainey.
Stock no. 582415
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1906. Very good condition.

A story of the fight for India. Red pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 8 b/w plates and 4 maps and plans. xi + 406 pages + 6 page booklist. SIGNED by author. All plates present. Top of spine slightly rubbed. Rear joint slightly cracked. A few foxspots to prelims. A couple of small black marks to front cover else a beautiful bright clean copy.

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THE PILOTS OF POMONA
Written by Robert Leighton. Illustrated by John Leighton.
Stock no. 582196
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1915. Very good condition.

A story of the Orkney Islands. Colour frontis. 3 b/w plates. Blue pictorial cloth. Gilt title blocks. vii + 352 pages. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. Spine and corners lightly bumped and rubbed. Covers clean and bright. All plates present.

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A MYSTERY OF THE BROADS
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by E.A. Cox.
Stock no. 576484
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1930. Slightly better than very good condition.

Light brown and orange pictorial cloth. 4 b/w plates. 223 pages. SIGNED by author. Corners lightly bumped. Overall a very bright copy. Rare with Westerman's signature. All plates present. Reduced from £350

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THE PIRATE SUBMARINE
Written by Percy F. Westerman.
Stock no. 576349
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Green cloth, black titles. Colour frontis. A few scattered foxspots to prelims and endpapers. Light page-edge browning.

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AS WE SWEEP THROUGH THE DEEP
Written by Gordon Stables.
Stock no. 623246
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Circa 1910. Very good condition.

A Story of the Stirring Times of Old. 4 colour plates, 214 pages plus publisher adverts to rear. Blue cloth with yellow/green decoration. Spine bumped, corners lightly rubbed, covers a little grubby. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. A few foxspots and small margin marks.

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THE GOLDEN MAGNET
Written by George Manville Fenn.
Stock no. 624097
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Brown cloth, black title to spine. B/w frontis. Corners lightly rubbed. 1" split to top of spine. A few foxspots to prelims else contents clean.

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