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MEN OF FAITH AND DARING
Written by W. Grinton Berry. Illustrated by Stanley L. Wood.
Stock no. 2120755
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial boards with red titles. 3 colour plates to contents. 221 pages. 8 x 5". Light wear to cover edges. Front endpaper appears to be missing. All plates present.

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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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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 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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HELGI THE HIGH-BORN
Written by Captain W.H. Milligan. Illustrated by John De Walton.
Stock no. 1310178
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A story of the Days of Athelstan. Brown pictorial cloth. 4 b/w plates. 272 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Fingerprints to endpapers and light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with slight loss and a little grubby, removal of small label to rear panel.

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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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PETER THE WHALER
Written by W.H.G. Kingston.
Stock no. 631312
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. Circa 1934. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

His Early Life and Adventures In The Arctic Regions. Blue cloth, black titles. Colour frontis. 288 pages. Long inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is badly creased and scuffed.

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THE TREASURE OF THE SAN PHILIPO
Written by Percy F. Westerman.
Stock no. 814832
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1927. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with gilt title to spine and blind title and decorations to front. B/w frontis. 248 pages. Spine and corners are bumped. Hand written prize plate to front pastedown.

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THE BOY'S STORY OF LINDBERGH THE LONE EAGLE
Written by Richard J. Beamish.
Stock no. 380157
Published by The Boy's Own Paper. 1st 1928. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine and large pictorial onlay to front cover. 320 pages. B/w photos. The story of the first man to fly from New York to Paris. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Large but neat inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins but contents generally clean.

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