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BY CONDUCT AND COURAGE
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by William Rainey.
Stock no. 1403584
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. 1st 1905. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth, gilt titles, bevelled edges. Grey endpapers. 8 b/w plates. 384 pages and 32 page catalogue to rear. All edges olivine. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. A few light marks to covers. Bottom edges of boards a little rubbed. Attempt has been made to erase large inscription in ink from front endpaper. Front joint beginning to crack. Several hinges are cracked. Top of one plate is detached. Foxing throughout.
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REDSKIN AND COWBOY
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Alfred Pearse.
Stock no. 1403483
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1899. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 12 b/w plates. 384 pages + 32 page booklist. A Tale Of The Western Plains. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Some rubbing to board edges. Spine darkened. Couple of marks to boards which are a little grubby. Name and date to verso of frontis. Some hinges pulled. A few light foxspots and some fingering to margins otherwise contents are generally clean.
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IN THE HEART OF THE ROCKIES
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Godfrey C. Hindley.
Stock no. 1403482
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1895. Almost very good condition.

A Story of Adventure In Colorado. Grey cloth with gilt titles and two colour decorations to spine and front cover. 8 plates. 352 pages + 32 page booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers grubby and slightly rubbed. Name and address in ink to verso of front endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Light foxing and grubby fingermarks to page margins throughout. Rear endpaper is creased. A few hinges are cracked.
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WITH FREDERICK THE GREAT
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 1403481
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1898. Very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt. Edges olive green. Grey endpapers. 12 b/w plates plus 1 map and 7 battle-field plans. 384 pages + 32 pages booklist. Spine bumped and worn and browned. Picture is wearing off. Bottom front corner badly bumped. Other corners also bumped and all corners are rubbed. Marks to boards. Inscription in ink to half title page. Endpapers browned. Foxing mainly to prelims and a little to page edges otherwise contents are clean.
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WITH MOORE AT CORUNNA
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 1403478
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1898. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth, gilt titles to spine and front board. 12 b/w plates. 384 pages + 32 page booklist. All edges green. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Board edges a little rubbed. Small indent and faint marks to rear board. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some page browning and a little foxing otherwise contents generally clean.
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MY FIRST VOYAGE TO SOUTHERN SEAS
Written by W.H.G. Kingston. Illustrated by A. Pearse.
Stock no. 2114867
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Very good condition.

The Kingston Library. Blue pictorial cloth covers show man on horse to front cover, ship to spine. Gilt title blocks. Colour frontis, title page and 4 plates. 412 pages plus 4 page book list. Some wear to gilt on spine. Corners are bumped. Some foxing. All plates present.
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THE SENIOR CADET
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by Rowland Hilder.
Stock no. 1503106
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1932. Very good condition.

Green cloth with black titles and small picture to front cover. 255 page. 6 b/w plates. Bumping and some wear to spine and corners. Spine browned, covers unevenly browned and slightly grubby. Book plate and name to front endpaper. Some marks to margins. Erased ticks to list of titles in prelims. All plates present.
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BY CONDUCT AND COURAGE
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by William Rainey.
Stock no. 1313330
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1905. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth, gilt titles, bevelled edges. Grey endpapers. 8 b/w plates. 384 pages and 16 page catalogue to rear. All edges olivine. Spine and corners bumped, covers edge rubbed. Uneven fading to rear cover. Title to front cover is slightly grubby. Tiny booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Some light foxing and page browning otherwise contents clean.
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WITH MOORE AT CORUNNA
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 2114707
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1898. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth, gilt titles to spine and front board. 12 b/w plates. 384 pages + 32 page booklist. All edges green. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some foxing to pages internally. Name in ink to front endpaper. All plates present.
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A KNIGHT OF THE WHITE CROSS
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Ralph Peacock.
Stock no. 1312968
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1896. Very good condition.

A Tale of the Siege of Rhodes. Dark green and gilt pictorial cloth. 12 b/w plates plus portrait of Henty and a plan. 392 pages plus 32 pages catalogue. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn, small nicks to top and tail of spine. Some erased pencil doodles to front pastedown. Name and date in ink to half-title. Hinges cracked and some fingermarks to page margins. Endpapers browned.
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THE SPY
Written by Major Charles Gilson.
Stock no. 1502130
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1936. Almost very good condition.

A tale of the Peninsular War and the storming of Badajoz, founded upon the personal memoirs of Sir Jeffery Jones, Bart, of Heatherford Hall in Hampshire. Pictorial front cover and spine. Colour frontis. 379 pages. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn with some loss to top of spine. Some slight darkening to spine. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Foxing, mainly to prelims, last few pages and page edges.
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THE BATTLE OF THE GOLDFISH POND
Written by Robert Nicolson. Illustrated by Robert Nicolson.
Stock no. 1808179
Published by Bruno Cassirer. 1st 1947. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of a boy's dream... A day-dream at the pond where Bobby played with his toy soldiers. Green cloth spine, green paper boards with dark green illustration and title to front. B/w and colour illustrations. 31 pages. Light browning to endpapers, one or two grubby marks to contents but generally a very nice, clean copy. Pictorial wrapper has a blue biro scribble to front panel and is browned, worn at corners.
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