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FOR THE TEMPLE

Written by G.A. Henty
Illustrated by Solomon J. Solomon
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.

FOR THE TEMPLE
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Solomon J. Solomon.
Stock no. 1505736
circa. 1906. Hardback. Almost very good condition.

A tale of the fall of Jerusalem. Red pictorial cloth with gilt titles, front shows man with spear blowing horn, spine shows man with knife. 10 b/w plates plus 1 map. 384 pages plus 16 page publication list to rear. Spine bumped, worn and slightly darkened, some small black marks near base. Small split to spine on rear edge. Some marks to covers, cloth faded/whitened on rear cover alongside spine. Foxing, worst on first and last few pages. Contents otherwise very good.
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FOR THE TEMPLE
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Solomon J. Solomon.
Stock no. 1403693
1st. 1888. Hardback. Slightly better than good condition.

A Tale of the Fall of Jerusalem. Blue pictorial cloth and spine, with gilt titles. 10 b/w plates and 1 plan. 384 pages plus 32 page booklist. Spine is bumped and worn with splits to top and bottom and is faded. Splits between spine and rear board at top and bottom. Corners are bumped and worn. Bottom of front board is split. Other board edges are rubbed. Covers are marked and grubby and gilt has faded. Both joints and a few hinges cracked, Rear endpaper is partially detached and the bottom corner has been torn off. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper, Small cut to bottom of frontis (actual picture not affected.). Foxing and light fingering throughout.
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