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THE BOYS AT MENHARDOC
Written by George Manville Fenn. Illustrated by C.J. Staniland.
Stock no. 1302071
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1912. Very good condition.

A story of Cornish nets and mines. Blue decorated cloth with pictorial onlay to front, gilt title to spine and front cover. Colour frontis plus 6 b/w plates. 352 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine bumped and slightly rubbed. A few light marks to covers. Prize plate to front pastedown. Light fingering to page edges else contents clean.

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PETER THE WHALER
Written by W.H.G. Kingston.
Stock no. 631312
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. Circa 1934. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

His Early Life and Adventures In The Arctic Regions. Blue cloth, black titles. Colour frontis. 288 pages. Long inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is badly creased and scuffed.

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REDSKIN AND COWBOY
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Alfred Pearse.
Stock no. 818949
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1893. Fair condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 12 b/w plates. 384 pages + 32 page booklist. A Tale Of The Western Plains. Front endpaper and one plate missing. Half-title page has some loss and remains of sticker. Hinges pulled. One plate detached. Covers marked and worn to corners.

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THE BRAVEST OF THE BRAVE
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by H.M. Paget.
Stock no. 818039
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1902. Almost very good condition.

Or With Peterborough In Spain. Red pictorial cloth, gilt. 8 b/w plates. 32 page booklist to rear. Covers scuffed. Corners are bumped. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some foxing throughout.

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IN THE HEART OF THE ROCKIES
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by G.C. Hindley.
Stock no. 817353
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1899. Very good condition.

Grey and brown pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 8 b/w plates. 352 pages + 32 page booklist. A story of adventure in Colorado. Spine cocked. Top & tail of spine and corners a little worn. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing mainly to prelims. Hinges pulled. All plates present.

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ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S EVE
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Herbert J. Draper.
Stock no. 815513
Published by Blackie & Son. Fair condition.

Dark green pictorial boards. 12 b/w plates plus map of France. 384pp plus Blackie's Book List. A Tale of the Huguenot Wars. Early reprint. Covers are scuffed, corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Joints cracked. 2 plates detached and one missing.

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CONDEMNED AS A NIHILIST
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 442858
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1893. Good condition.

Greyish blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles to front and spine. Burgundy endpapers. B/w frontis and 7 other plates, plus 1 map. 352 pages plus 32 pages of adverts to rear. All edges olivine. Covers grubby. Corners are worn.

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THE TERROR OF THE SEAS
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 814855
Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited. Circa 1927. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with black titles and decoration to front cover. 4 b/w plates. 256 pages. Covers nice and clean. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing present else contents clean.

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STANDISH GETS HIS MAN
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 814819
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1940. Slightly better than very good condition.

Grey cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. Decoration to spine. Blue line borders. 4 b/w plates. 224 pages. Small name in ink to front endpaper.

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RINGED BY FIRE
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 814829
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with black titles to spine and front cover with decoration to spine and yellow line borders. 4 b/w plates. Standish novel. 223 pages. SIGNED by author. Top of spine has 1" split to cloth with some fraying. Covers a little grubby. All plates present. Reduced from £100.

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THE TREASURE OF THE SAN PHILIPO
Written by Percy F. Westerman.
Stock no. 814832
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1927. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with gilt title to spine and blind title and decorations to front. B/w frontis. 248 pages. Spine and corners are bumped. Hand written prize plate to front pastedown.

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UNCONQUERED WINGS
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by Edward S. Hodgson.
Stock no. 814815
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1942. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth. 4 b/w plates. Top edge blue. Spine faded. Corners are bumped. Front joint is cracked.

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