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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 ORANGE BOOK FOR BOYS
Written by Herbert Strang.
Stock no. 584677
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1922. Very good condition.

Orange and pale blue pictorial boards. 9 colour plates. Numerous b/w illustrations. Book: all plates present, Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Corners worn.

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HERBERT STRANG'S ANNUAL 12TH YEAR
Written by Herbert Strang; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Gordon Browne; et al..
Stock no. 584675
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1920. Slightly better than good condition.

12th year. Orange cloth spine. Brown pictorial front board showing sailor. 6 colour plates, 4 b/w plates. Interesting article on the Channel Tunnel! Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Corners worn. All plates present but one partially detached, and one with frayed edges.

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THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL VOL 25
Written by George Manville Fenn. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Cecil Aldin; et al..
Stock no. 583398
Published by The Boy's Own Paper; Ethicon. 1903. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Three-quarter black leather binding. Gilt titles and raised bands to spine. 12 colour plates. B/w illustrations including Louis Wain cats. All plates present. Top of spine a little chipped. Corners rubbed.

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THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL VOL 18
No author listed.
Stock no. 583404
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1896. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Three-quarter burgundy leather binding. Gilt title to spine. 12 colour plates. Book: all plates present. Spine browned, split and chipped. Title faded. Corners worn. Contents clean and bright.

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THE PURPLE BOOK FOR BOYS
Written by Herbert Strang; G. Lusignan; Captain Charles Gilson; et al.
Stock no. 735574
Published by Hodder & Stoughton; Henry Frowde. Circa 1913. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine and purple pictorial boards. Colour plates and b/w illustrations throughout. Large format. First story is "William the Silent" by Lusignan. Spine slightly bumped, light rubbing to cover edges. Prize plate to front pastedown. Very faint foxing to outer page edges.

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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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HERBERT STRANG'S ANNUAL 16TH YEAR
Written by Herbert Strang; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 582695
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1923. Very good condition.

Large format. Green pictorial boards show cricketer. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Exciting stories for boys. 176 pages. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Some marks and wear to covers. A few small patches of colouring to a few pages. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. SOme foxing.

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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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THE REBEL OF ST. JIM'S
Written by Martin Clifford; Frank Richards.
Stock no. 582140
Published by Howard Baker. 1972. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Gem Volume No 3. Large format. Green Boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703000160. Pictorial wrapper is very slightly browned to a couple of edges.

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OLD JACK
Written by W.H.G. Kingston.
Stock no. 734336
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1938. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Kingston Books series. Blue cloth, black titles and vignettes. Colour frontis and 4 b/w plates. 472 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Tiny foxspots to outer page edges. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-chipped with 0.5" loss at top of spine.

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