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THE RED PIRATE
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by Rowland Hilder.
Stock no. 814498
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1935. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black titles and vignette to front cover. 6 b/w plates. 320 pages. Covers marked. 1 plates missing.

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SABARINDA ISLAND
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by A. Barclay.
Stock no. 814495
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1950. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green cloth with red titles to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates. 303 pages. The character 'Standish' makes a brief appearance in this novel.

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THE KEEPERS OF THE NARROW SEAS
Written by Percy F. Westerman.
Stock no. 629344
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1931. Very good condition.

A Story of the Great War. Originally published in 1918 with the title 'The Fritz Strafers'. Red pictorial binding. Colour frontis only. 380 pages. Spine faded. Rear cover lightly marked. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Reduced from £115.

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MIDSHIPMAN RAXWORTHY
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by Edward S. Hodgson.
Stock no. 814259
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1936. Very good condition.

An adventure story for boys. Blue cloth, black titles, three line black border to top and bottom of front cover and spine. 3 b/w plates. 208 pages. Spine browned. Bumping to spine and corners. All plates present.

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IN THE HEART OF THE ROCKIES
Written by G.A. Henty.
Stock no. 628937
Published by W. Foulsham & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story of adventure in Colorado for boys. The Foulsham Henty Library. Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. 223 pages. Slightly abridged. ISBN: 0572009658. Light damp mottling to verso of dustwrapper and covers. Pictorial wrapper is price-cut. Overall, a nice copy.

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WITH MOORE AT CORUNNA
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 381320
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. Covers lightly rubbed. Tiny nick to front edge of spine. Small address sticker and ink stamp to front pastedown. Front joint cracked. Rear endpapers replaced. Light foxing throughout.

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CAPTAIN CAIN
Written by Percy F. Westerman.
Stock no. 810259
Published by Nisbet & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1929. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with black titles to spine and front cover and black borders. The Champion Series. B/w frontis. 284 pages. Spine and corners are bumped, with some light wear. A little browning to cover edges. Prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Pictorial wrapper is edge-torn and chipped in places, with a few small pieces of loss to corners and bottom of rear panel; wrapper is also grubby.

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THE KEEPERS OF THE NARROW SEAS
Written by Percy F. Westerman.
Stock no. 810256
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition.

A Story of the Great War. Originally published in 1918 with the title 'The Fritz Strafers'. Red pictorial binding. Colour frontis only. 380 pages. Fading to spine and a few damp fade marks to top and bottom of front cover. Corners are bumped, with some wear and a little fraying of cloth. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Reduced from £120.

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STANDISH HOLDS ON
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 810143
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1941. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates. 222 pages. Fading to base of spine. Some white marks to cover edges. Just over 1" piece loss to top of front endpaper. A few hinges are pulled. Pictorial wrapper is heavily taped with yellowing and fragil tape to edges. 1" piece of loss to base of spine. A few other edge-chips/tears to edges of wrapper.

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THE GOOD SHIP GOLDEN EFFORT
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 809973
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1939. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with black titles and black/orange pictures to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates. 256 pages. SIGNED by author on title page. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Wear to cover edges. Marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Split next to joint next to title page. frontis is partially detached. A few gatherings ar starting to come a little loose. Foxing to outer page edges and to some page margins internally. One plate (last plate) is missing. REDUCED from £100.

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CAPTAIN BLUNDELL'S TREASURE
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by John Cameron.
Stock no. 809916
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1927. Very good condition.

Pictorial spine and front cover, with black titles, grey background. 6 b/w plates. 320 pages. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. A few marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Bookplate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. All plates are present.

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THE WESTOW TALISMAN
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 809918
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. c1st 1934. Very good condition.

Brown boards with black titles to spine and front cover and b/w picture to spine. 4 b/w plates. 224 pages. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. A few marks to covers. Foxing/browning to endpapers and outer page edges and some page margins. All plates are present.

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