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DICK O' THE FENS: A TALE OF THE GREAT EAST SWAMP
Written by George Manville Fenn. Illustrated by Frank Dadd.
Stock no. 1822483
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Red pictorial boards showing huntsmen in gilt to spine and front board. Gilt titles, bevelled edges. Green text block. Twelve full page illustrations in b/w. 383 pages plus 32 page publisher adverts to rear. Spine lightly faded and lightly worn to top & tail. Corners lightly rubbed. Name stamp and erasure marks to free front endpaper. Scattered foxspots throughout. Hinges pulled but binding tight.

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TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson.
Stock no. 1321643
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. 1899. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, gilt title to spine. 25 b/w plates. 292 pages + booklist. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing and fingering to contents. Small patch of eraser damage to top corner of front free-endpaper. Eighty-Seventh Thousand.

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THE GOLDEN DREAM
Written by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 2134837
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Good condition.

Or Adventures in the Far West. Green pictorial cloth with white titles. 4 b/w plates. Split to top 1" of spine. Smaller nicks and chips to corners. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Joint/hinge next to title page is cracked. Browning and foxing. A reading copy.

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LOST IN THE FOREST
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Arthur Twidle.
Stock no. 2134835
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Circa 1915. Good condition.

Blue cloth with cream titles. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour frontis. 8 page booklist and another 32 page booklist to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front joint is a bit cracked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing.

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OVER THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Matt B. Hewerdine.
Stock no. 2134832
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Circa 1907. Almost very good condition.

Wandering Will in the Land of the Red Skin. Blue pictorial cloth. 3 b/w plates. 126 pages + 28 page booklist. Spine is browned. Small tear hole to cloth on front cover. Small inscriptions in ink to prelims. Foxing and page browning. Frontis is creased to edge and partially detached.

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WITH GORDON AT KHARTUM
Written by Eliza F. Pollard. Illustrated by Frances Ewan.
Stock no. 2134726
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth. 4 b/w plates. Spine is faded, with wear. Some marks to covers. Couple of ink marks to front pastedown; transferred across to front endpaper. Foxing. All plates present.

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THE ODDS AND THE EVENS
Written by L.T. Meade. Illustrated by Percy Tarrant.
Stock no. 2134584
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1899. Good condition.

Dark blue pictorial cloth; red/gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Binding is loose/weakening at front joint; front endpaper is partially detached. Name in ink to half-title page. Some foxing. A few plates are loose.

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WHEN EAST MEETS WEST
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by C.M. Padday.
Stock no. 1320554
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1913. Good condition.

A story of the Yellow Peril. Olive green pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Grey endpapers. 6 b/w plates. 292 pages, all edges olivine. Spine and corners bumped and worn with small splits at top and tail of spine. Rear cover is slightly grubby. Name plate to front free-endpaper. Joints cracked. Some foxing to textblock and page margins. 1 plate is missing (opposite page 211).

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AN OLD-TIME YARN
Written by Edgar Pickering. Illustrated by Alfred Pearse.
Stock no. 1319679
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1913. Almost very good condition.

'Or, with Hawkins and Drake'. Red pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Colour frontis plus two b/w plates. 288 pages plus 15 page publisher catalogue to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed, small stain to gilt title-block on spine. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to contents else clean.

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THE HOME LIFE OF THE PRINCE CONSORT
Written by Charles Bullock.
Stock no. 1319674
Published by Home Words Publishing Office. Good condition.

Second Edition. Blue pictorial cloth, black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. 102 pages plus publication list to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers slightly marked. Large name plate to front pastedown. Front free-endpaper removed. There is a tobacco smell to the contents of the book.

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PETER THE PILGRIM
Written by L.T. Meade. Illustrated by Harold Copping.
Stock no. 2133905
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1903. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles to spine and front cover. Pictorial covers. 6 b/w plates. 296 pages + 32 pages of booklist/advertising to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little fraying of cloth to spine and a couple of corners. Browning to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some page browning; margin marks; foxing and browning.

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THE LOST TRADER
Written by Henry Frith. Illustrated by W. Boucher.
Stock no. 1818183
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. Circa 1897. Very good condition.

Or the Mystery of the Lombardy. Blue pictorial cloth. Pictorial endpapers. 4 b/w plates. 320 pages plus 32 page publication list. Spine darkened (illustration and title faded), boards browned. Prize plate to front pastedown. Text block browned. A few grubby margin marks.

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