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THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL VOL 32
Written by Percy V. Bradshaw; H.A. Hinkson; Tom Bevan; et al. Illustrated by Charles Dixon; Lionel Edwards; C.E. Swan; Harold Earnshaw; et al..
Stock no. 1404811
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1910. Slightly better than good condition.

Covers 2/10/1909 - 24/09/1910. Large format. Red pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 15 colour plates. B/w illustrations. First story is For the King by H.A. Hinkson. Spine bumped, worn and browned with a 2.5" split to top front. Corners bumped and very worn. Damp marks to front cover and black mark and couple of scratches to rear board. Both joints badly cracked showing webbing beneath. Front endpaper creased vertically. inscription to title page. Some foxing. Tears to margin of one plate. Some hinges are cracked.

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BOY'S OWN PAPER (12 ISSUES) OCTOBER 1929 - SEPTEMBER 1930
Written by Major J.T. Gorman; Robert Harding; George E. Rochester; et al. Illustrated by Richard B. Ogle; Ellis Silas; et al..
Stock no. 1404647
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. Almost very good condition.

Set of 12. Pictorial paper wraps. B/w illustrations in each copy. Spines bumped and worn. Small tears to some covers. Covers generally a little grubby. Cover of December issued detached. Name to each cover. More writing and noughts and crosses game to front and rear of February edition. Contents generally clean.

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THE BEST OF BRITISH PLUCK
Written by Philip Warner.
Stock no. 2113275
Published by Book Club Associates. 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A portrait of the Boy's Own Paper. Articles from the earlier years when the magazine had its widest-ranging appeal. Recreating the vigorous spirit for which the Boy's Own Paper became a household name. Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Some light wear to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Pale page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased, with a couple of tiny nicks.

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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 VOL 21
Written by George Manville Fenn; G.A. Henty; Gordon Stables; Jules Verne. Illustrated by Louis Wain; Warwick Goble; Alfred Pearse.
Stock no. 1401711
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1899. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 15 colour plates. B/w illustrations. Saturday 1st October 1898 - Saturday 30th September 1899. Pictorial endpapers - Coming of Age Festivities in the Olden Time. Corners bumped and a little rubbed. Spine browned and frayed at top and bottom. Some wear to cloth on spine. Covers are a little marked. Endpapers and contents browned with a little foxing. Some tissue guards possibly missing. Tissue guard for frontis foxed. One for Lilies is torn. Contents are 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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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 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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THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL VOL 44
Written by Charles Gilson; Harold Avery; et al.
Stock no. 823452
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1922. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format. Blue pictorial cloth. 12 colour and b/w plates plus numerous b/w illustrations. Vol XLIV on spine. Book: all plates present. Corners worn. Dent to edge of front cover. Top and tail and edges of spine rubbed.

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BOYS' OWN PAPER VOL 69 No. 9
No author listed.
Stock no. 583678
Published by Lutterworth Periodicals Limited. 1947. Fine condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps. B/w illustrations. June 1947

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BOYS' OWN PAPER VOL 69 No. 10
No author listed.
Stock no. 583680
Published by Lutterworth Periodicals Limited. 1947. Fine condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps. B/w illustrations. July 1947

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