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IN THE GREAT WHITE LAND
Written by Gordon Stables. Illustrated by Ambrose De Walton.
Stock no. 1208270
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

A Tale of the Antarctic Ocean. Blue pictorial cloth. Colour frontis and 3 b/w plates. 288 pages. All plates present. Spine bumped. Corners slightly rubbed. A few marks to covers. Endpapers lightly browned, front endpaper slightly grubby. Foxing to half-title page. Contents clean.

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THE GIRL'S OWN ANNUAL - VOLUME 11
Written by Gordon Stables; et al. Illustrated by John Allen; et al..
Stock no. 1505417
Published by Girl's Own Paper. 1890. Good condition.

Contains issues from October 5th 1889 - September 27th 1890. Large format. Red cloth with gilt titles and decorations. 11 colour or b/w plates including title page. Front cover and spine very stained and marked (damp?). Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small dark mark to rear cover. Joints cracked. Some pages are loose but none seem to be totally detached. Some foxing and an odd mark but most pages are clean.

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FOR CROSS OR CRESCENT
Written by Gordon Stables.
Stock no. 2119452
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Circa 1936. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Days of Richard the Lion-Hearted. Red cloth, black titles and borders. Colour frontis. 247 pages. Bumping to spine; darkening to cover edges. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks.

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VALOUR AND VICTORY
Written by Gordon Stables; E.A Gillie; C.H. Lyall; Duncan McLaren; G. Stebbing; Kade Chattan.
Stock no. 1605694
Published by John F. Shaw & Co.. Good condition.

Green boards with illustrated front panel and spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Inspiring historical tales of Empire. Front joint cracked. Pages browned at margins. Spine and corners bumped, some surface damage to lower corner.

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THE PIRATE'S GOLD
Written by Gordon Stables.
Stock no. 1309033
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. 1900. Almost very good condition.

A true story of hidden treasure. Blue pictorial cloth, gilt title to spine. 137 pages, publication list to rear. Green floral decorated endpapers. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Spine darkened. Covers just a little grubby. Prize plate to front pastedown. Endpapers partly browned. Front joint cracked. Some light foxing else contents clean.

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HOW JACK MACKENZIE WON HIS EPAULETTES
Written by Gordon Stables.
Stock no. 2109157
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Circa 1913. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Flower decorations. Plates. 4" split to back of spine. Fading to spine. Bumping and wear to corners. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some browning and foxing to pages.

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THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL VOL 16
Written by Gordon Stables; Talbot Baines Reed; Frederick Treves; W.J. Gordon; Jules Verne; Theodore Wood; et al. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; H.M. Paget; et al..
Stock no. 1201240
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1894. Slightly better than good condition.

Vol XVI on spine. Large format. Green pictorial cloth. Gilt titles. 12 colour plates. Book: all plates present. Slight damage to one plate. Joints cracked. Prelims slightly loose. Some foxing to margins. Name stamp to top and bottom of text block. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine a little faded.

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WITH CUTLASS AND TORCH
Written by Gordon Stables. Illustrated by Henry Austin.
Stock no. 579634
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. 1904. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black titles to front cover. B/w plates. Spine and corners are a little worn. A few marks to rear cover. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Some page browning. Contents are generally good.

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AS WE SWEEP THROUGH THE DEEP
Written by Gordon Stables.
Stock no. 623246
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Circa 1910. Very good condition.

A Story of the Stirring Times of Old. 4 colour plates, 214 pages plus publisher adverts to rear. Blue cloth with yellow/green decoration. Spine bumped, corners lightly rubbed, covers a little grubby. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. A few foxspots and small margin marks.

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