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THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL VOL 22
Written by David Ker; G.A. Henty; Jules Verne. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Alfred Pearse.
Stock no. 1401712
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1900. Almost very good condition.

Saturday 7th October 1899 - Saturday 29th September 1900. Red pictorial cloth, gilt titles. Pictorial endpapers - Before and After the Battle. 14 colour plates plus b/w illustrations including some by Louis Wain. Corners bumped and a little rubbed. Spine browned and frayed at top and bottom. Covers a little faded in places. Cloth on front edge of spine rubbed in places. Endpapers a little foxed. One plate is MISSING. Creasing to a couple of plates. One tissue guard is detached. Some browning to pages but contents generally clean.
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THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL 1903
Written by George Manville Fenn; et al. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1401705
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1903. Good condition.

Volume 25 Saturday 4th October 1902-Saturday 26th September 1903. Large format. Red pictorial cloth with gilt title and date to spine. Pictorial endpapers depicting events in the reigns of the Edwards of England. 12 colour plates. B/w illustrations including Louis Wain cats. Corners and some board edges bumped and rubbed. Top and bottom of spine are bumped. Cloth split to front of top of spine with small tear to top of word 'annual'. Some cloth missing to top and bottom of spine which is browned. Front joint is cracked. Browning and a little foxing to endpapers. Three tissue guards are missing from colour plates. Some page browning and foxing to contents which are generally clean.
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COLLINS BOYS' ANNUAL
Written by Anthony Buckeridge; Jeff Jeffries; et al. Illustrated by Richard Kennedy; et al..
Stock no. 2110288
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red spine with black title. Front cover shows jet fighter. First story is 'The Lunatickians' by Buckeridge. Corners are a bit bumped and worn. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with large tear to rear panel; few inch triangle of loss. Some other tears; repaired to verso.
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THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL VOL 43
Written by Charles Gilson; L.R. Brightwell; et al. Illustrated by C. Gifford Ambler; L.R. Brightwell; George Soper; et al..
Stock no. 1309408
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1921. Good condition.

Large format. Red embossed cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. 1920-21 to spine Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine sunned, with small split to rear edge. Inscription in pencil to front endpaper. Light page browning else contents clean. Creasing to the fold-out plates.
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THE GREYFRIARS HOLIDAY ANNUAL FOR 1973
Written by Frank Richards; Edwy Searles Brooks.
Stock no. 2106079
Published by Howard Baker. 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Omnibus No 21. Best-loved works from the Golden Years of boys' fiction. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 235 pages. 10 x 7.25". ISBN: 0703000144. Uneven fading to cover edges. Foxing and a few grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with edge-creasing.
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HERBERT STRANG'S ANNUAL
Written by Herbert Strang; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 1304606
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1922. Very good condition.

Blue paperboards, front shows boys camping. Cloth spine. 6 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First story is "The Flapper" by Frank Mason. Spine and corners bumped, corners worn and edges rubbed. Some marks to covers. Front joint is cracked. Foxing and some fingering to contents else clean.
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THE GREYFRIARS HOLIDAY ANNUAL 1928
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1105416
Published by The Fleetway House. 1928. Good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine - pictorial covers. Includes Bunter. Edges are worn. Front endpaper is MISSING. Foxing to outer page edges. Belongs to box completed in ink.
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THE GREYFRIARS HOLIDAY ANNUAL 1940
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1203760
Published by The Fleetway House. 1940. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Small chip to base of spine. Covers are grubby. Address label to front pastedown. Foxing throughout. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.
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THE GREYFRIARS HOLIDAY ANNUAL 1976
Written by Frank Richards; Peter Todd; Martin Clifford; et al.
Stock no. 1203748
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1976. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. Howard Baker Omnibus Volume. ISBN: 0703000756. Last page has 4" x 1" piece cut out.
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THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL VOL 54
Written by Geoffrey R. Pocklington; L.R. Brightwell; et al.
Stock no. 1201238
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1932. Very good condition.

Large format. Green pictorial cloth. 4 colour plates and numerous b/w illustrations. Vol LIV on spine. Book: all plates present. Front joint cracked. Rear joint repaired. Spine and corners bumped and a little rubbed. Top of a couple of pages look slightly singed. Some pale browning to some pages. Cover edges lightly rubbed.
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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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DAILY MAIL BOYS ANNUAL
Written by John Bellamy; W.E. Johns; et al.
Stock no. 448323
Published by Associated Newspapers Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

First annual in the series. Burgundy boards, black titles. Colour and two-tone illustrations. First story "Operation Outback" by Eric Leyland. W.E. Johns story is 'The Man Who Came By Night'. Price-cut wrapper is edge-worn and creased with some nicks and scuffs.
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