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THE WEST INDIES
Written by John Henderson. Illustrated by A.S. Forrest.
Stock no. 2137139
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1908. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Cerulean blue cloth with attractive sailing ship, crab and sun vignettes. Gilt titles to spine and front cover. 74 tissue-guarded colour plates. Top edge gilt. Index and booklist to rear that lists books later than 1905. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine and edges are browned; a few nicks to cloth to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Joints are a bit cracked. Frontis is MISSING! Tape marks to tissue-guard of plate opposite page 104. Some light foxing and browning. Assumed reprint from books listed in booklist to rear.

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SOUTH AMERICA
Written by W.H. Koebel. Illustrated by A.S. Forrest.
Stock no. 2137130
Published by A. & C. Black. Circa 1912. Very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Light green cloth, dark green and yellow pictorial decoration to spine and front cover. Gilt titles to spine, and yellow title to front cover. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. Folding map. Reprint. 2 pages of booklist to rear Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning to spine. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Embossed (raised) stamp to front endpaper. Brown marks to a few pages. This is assumed a reprint, as it doesn't have gilt titles to front cover, or top edge of outer page edges.

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