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SIX MONTHS AT THE CAPE OR LETTERS TO PERIWINKLE FROM SOUTH AFRICA
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by S.E. Waller.
Stock no. 2134844
Published by James Nisbet & Co.. Circa 1896. Good condition.

Grey pictorial cloth. B/w plates. Covers are very grubby, with some possible dam marking. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Grubby marks and some margin marks. A reading copy.

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THE BIG OTTER
Written by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 2134842
Published by George Routledge & Sons Ltd.. Circa 1894. Almost very good condition.

A tale of the Great Nor' West. Brown pictorial cloth with gilt title labels. Floral decorated endpapers. 384 pages. B/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small tear to cloth at top of spine. Inscription in ink and ink stamp to front endpaper. One plate is detached, but loosely inserted - grubby and creased at edges. Some browning and foxing.

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THE FLOATING LIGHT OF GOODWIN SANDS
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by R.M. Ballantyne.
Stock no. 2134841
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Circa 1906. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. B/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Some page edge browning.

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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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WITH FREDERICK THE GREAT
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 2134720
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1898. Good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt. Edges olive green. Grey endpapers. 12 b/w plates plus 1 map and 7 battle-field plans. 384 pages + 32 pages booklist. Spine is faded with bumping; a few small tears with fraying to cloth. Corners are bumped and worn; some fraying to cloth. Marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and marks throughout. All plates present. One plate by page 326 has been reinserted, had margin tear an creasing with frayed edges. A few other plates have corner creases. Couple of hinges are pulled.

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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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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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