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THE KING'S DAUGHTERS OR HOW TWO GIRLS KEPT THE FAITH
Written by Emily Sarah Holt.
Stock no. 1319683
Published by J.F. Shaw & Co.. Circa 1905. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. Floral decorated endpapers. 256 pages plus publication list to rear. Spine bumped, cover edges slightly rubbed. A few light marks to covers. Tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Foxing to contents and some hinges pulled.

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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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A SUB AND A SUBMARINE
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by Edward S. Hodgson.
Stock no. 1318750
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Four b/w illustrations including frontis. Two-tone blue pictorial boards. 256 pages. An adventure story set in World War I. Boards clean. Spine slightly bumped and cocked. Foxing to prelims and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with slight loss, slightly grubby to rear panel.

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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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THE FIRST CRUISE OF THREE MIDDIES
Written by Fox Russell. Illustrated by H.J. Rhodes.
Stock no. 1318312
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. Poor condition.

Peach pictorial binding, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 258 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Compass(?) hole to rear cover, and some scratching of cloth to front cover. Rear joint is broken at top half. Vertical crease to front free-endpaper and prelims. Foxing throughout. Large tears to preliminary pages.

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DO YOUR DUTY
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by H.M. Brock.
Stock no. 2131403
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1904. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth and spine, with gilt title to spine. Colour frontis + 7 b/w illustrations. 112 pages + catalogue to rear. 7x 4.75". Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine browned. Covers mottled and a little rubbed. Prize plate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Foxing to contents, some heavy.

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PENELOPE'S ENGLISH EXPERIENCES
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 2131111
Published by Gay and Bird. 1901. Very good condition.

Dark green boards, gilt titles and thistle decorations. Title to covers is 'Penelope's Experiences England'. Being extracts from the commonplace book of Penelope Hamilton. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. 174 pages plus book list. Light bumping to spine and corners. Bookplate to front pastedown. A few light margin marks.

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WITH GORDON AT KHARTUM
Written by Eliza F. Pollard. Illustrated by Frances Ewan.
Stock no. 2131016
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. 4 b/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing.

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HIS LITTLE DAUGHTER
Written by Amy Le Feuvre. Illustrated by W.H.C. Groome.
Stock no. 2131014
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1905. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. 3 b/w illustrations. 192 pages plus catalogue to rear. Spine is bumped and darkened. Corners are bumped, with wear. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Tear to page 164. Foxing.

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ROB
Written by Evelyn Whitaker. Illustrated by J. Williamson.
Stock no. 2130856
Published by A.D. Innes & Co.. 1898. Good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. B/w plates. Heavy wear and scuffing to covers. Corners are bumped, with some loss. Inscriptions in ink to pages of prelims. Corner of front endpaper has been torn off. Some hinges are pulled. Foxing and margin marks. A reading copy.

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