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Chambers’s Journal Sixth Series, Vol II. December 1898 to November 1899., (HENTY), VARIOUS:
1 (HENTY), VARIOUS: Chambers’s Journal Sixth Series, Vol II. December 1898 to November 1899.
W & R Chambers Ltd. 1899 
Tall 8vo. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine and blind embossed decor to front. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Small marks to covers. Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers.Else a clean and tight copy. 823, 47pp. Includes, G.A.Henty, Torpedo Boat 240, with many stories and articles from around the world. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Stories Jolly: Stories New: Stories Strange & Stories True. A Series of new and original tales for boys and girls from six to fourteen years old., BALLANTYNE; BARING-GOULD; MAVILLE FENN; HENTY; YONGE; &C.
2 BALLANTYNE; BARING-GOULD; MAVILLE FENN; HENTY; YONGE; &C. Stories Jolly: Stories New: Stories Strange & Stories True. A Series of new and original tales for boys and girls from six to fourteen years old.
London. Skeffington & Son. 1889 1st edition. 
8vo. (Approx 8 x 6 inches.) In pale green pictorial bevelled cloth covers with gilt to spine. Vignette to back. Patterned endpapers. In very good condition. Some darkening to edges of cover. Spine slightly darkened. Neat inscription to half-title page. Else a very clean and tight copy. 265pp. With 5 b&w full page plates and decorative headings and footers. Very scarce first edition of this collection of stories including; True to Her Charge, by G.A.Henty; A Gallant Rescue by R.M.Ballantyne, How the Starling Caught Cold by Geo.Manville Fenn, The New Master by S.Baring-Gould and others. 
Price: 225.00 GBP
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Blackie’s Model Readers Book IV. Henty ”The Christians to the Lions” (in 2 parts). Extracted from “Beric the Briton.” ( pp. 156-165)., BLACKIE; HENTY, G. A.;
3 BLACKIE; HENTY, G. A.; Blackie’s Model Readers Book IV. Henty ”The Christians to the Lions” (in 2 parts). Extracted from “Beric the Briton.” ( pp. 156-165).
London, Glasgow & Bombay, Blackie & Sons Ltd., n.d. ca1905 
Hardback. Demy 8vo. Size approx 7 x 5 inches. In green cloth with art-nouveau design of leaves on front. In very good condition. Spine darkened/faded. Corners bumped. Dark spot to bottom front edge. Endpapers darkened. Inside pages very clean and tight throughout. Plates clean and bright. - Newbolt 132.1. Plate 131. 240pp. 8 colour plates (b&w illustrations on rear) by H. M. Brock, Warwick Goble, and S. T. Dadd. And many smaller b&w illustrations in text. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Do Your Duty. With Coloured Frontispeice and Seven Full-Page Illustrations., HENTY ,G. A.; H. M. BROCK; R. LILLIE;
4 HENTY ,G. A.; H. M. BROCK; R. LILLIE; Do Your Duty. With Coloured Frontispeice and Seven Full-Page Illustrations.
Blackie & Son (n.d.) ca.1904 1st edition 
7x5 ins. In red cloth with printed illustrated designs to front and spine. Gilt lettering to spine. In very good condition. Spine faded. Some minor rubbing to front and minor marks to rear. Owners prize label to front and stamp opposite. A couple of odd spots to page edges else inside clean and tight throughout. Colour frontis by H. M. BROCK & 7 full-page b&w illustrations by R. LILLIE. 112pp. cat.32pp. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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G.A Henty. 1832-1902. A Bibliographical Study of his British editions with short accounts of his publishers, illustrators and designers, and notes on production methods used for his books., HENTY /  NEWBOLT, PETER:
5 HENTY / NEWBOLT, PETER: G.A Henty. 1832-1902. A Bibliographical Study of his British editions with short accounts of his publishers, illustrators and designers, and notes on production methods used for his books.
Scolar Press 1996 1st edition. 
Tall 8vo. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). Owner’s inscription to front endpaper. Henty biography tipped in to front endpaper. Erratta page pasted at back. Pencil notes and small marks throughout with pencil inscription at back. Else a clean and tight copy. 710pp. With 178 b/w photographs. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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George Alfred Henty. The Story of An Active Life., HENTY / FENN, G. MANVILLE:
6 HENTY / FENN, G. MANVILLE: George Alfred Henty. The Story of An Active Life.
Blackie & Son 1911 (New ed.) 
Approx 8 x 5.5 ins. Attractive red cloth with yellow, green & black design on front & spine, gold lettering. In very good condition. Corners very slightly bumped and rubbed around edges. Spine faded and some minor rubbing to green on front. Neat inscription over endpaper. Pages overall very clean and tight with mild foxing to edges. Else an excellent copy. 26 b/w plates (one folds out, and one of his yacht “Egret”). 370 pp. The first edition has only 11 plates. 
Price: 220.00 GBP
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DASH & DARING. Stories told by G. A. Henty, G. Manville Fenn, David Ker, W. H. G. Kingston, Reginald Horsely, and many others., HENTY, G A.:
7 HENTY, G A.: DASH & DARING. Stories told by G. A. Henty, G. Manville Fenn, David Ker, W. H. G. Kingston, Reginald Horsely, and many others.
W. & R. Chambers 1898 1st 
Nice blue pictorial cloth, bevelled edge covers with gilt lettering to front and spine. In very good condition, corners bumped and edges slightly rubbed, a couple of small marks to cloth. Bookseller stamp to front endpaper, some odd few marks else inside pages generally very clean and tight throughout. 8 b/w plates by W. H. C. Groome. First letter decor.& chapter vignettes. 414 pp. Cat.2 pp. "On the Spanish Main" (pp. 1-80). AND: "Joe Polwreath, The Hunchback", (pp. 81-116). 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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DASH & DARING. Stories told by G. A. Henty, G. Manville Fenn, David Ker, W. H. G. Kingston, Reginald Horsely, and many others. With 8 Illustrations by W.H. C. Groome., HENTY, G A.:
8 HENTY, G A.: DASH & DARING. Stories told by G. A. Henty, G. Manville Fenn, David Ker, W. H. G. Kingston, Reginald Horsely, and many others. With 8 Illustrations by W.H. C. Groome.
W. & R. Chambers 1898 1st 
7.5 x 5.5 ins. Nice blue pictorial cloth, bevelled edge covers with gilt lettering to front and spine. Dark endpapers. In very good condition, corners bumped and edges slightly rubbed, a couple of small marks to cloth. Covers bright but spine faded. Bookseller stamp and prize label to front endpaper, some odd few marks to endpapers else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. 8 b/w plates by W. H. C. Groome. First letter decor.& chapter vignettes. 414 pp. Cat.2 pp. "On the Spanish Main" (pp. 1-80). AND: "Joe Polwreath, The Hunchback", (pp. 81-116). 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Redskin & Cowboy. The Talisman Library., HENTY, G. A .;
9 HENTY, G. A .; Redskin & Cowboy. The Talisman Library.
Blackie & Son (n.d.). (1920). Later issue. 
Hardback. Size approx 7 x 5 inches. In light grey cloth covers with blue lettering and decoration on front cover and spine. In very good condition. Spine darkened. Corners slightly bumped and edges rubbed. Dark spot to bottom front edge. Some minor marks to endpapers with bookplate to front “WM. B. Poage.” Some minor darkening to endpapers and title page, the odd mark and handling spot else pages generally clean and tight. - Abridged for use in school. Preliminary pages were reset in this issue. - Newbolt 54.4. Note 1. B&w frontispiece. 184 pp. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Soverign Reader: Scenes From The Life and Reign of Queen Victoria. For Upper Classes in Schools. With a red stamp on title-page: “Presented by the Publishers”., HENTY, G. A.
10 HENTY, G. A. The Soverign Reader: Scenes From The Life and Reign of Queen Victoria. For Upper Classes in Schools. With a red stamp on title-page: “Presented by the Publishers”.
London, Blackie & Son. 1887 1st edition 1st issue 
Hardback. Demi 8vo. Size approx 7 x 5 inches. In red cloth lettered in black on spine with pictorial design to front. In very good condition. Cloth slightly darkened. Covers a little rubbed and corners slightly bumped. Spine a little faded. In protective wrap. Stamp to title page “Presented by the Publishers.” Some handling marks and slight darkening to pages else a very clean and tight copy. - “The earliest copies I have seen are rubber-stamped PRESENTED BY THE PUBLISHERS, and used as sales-promotion items” (Newbolt pg. 140) viii + 256pp. Adverts to endpapers. 37 b&w illustrations. 
Price: 240.00 GBP
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A Knight of The White Cross. A Tale of The Siege of Rhodes. With twelve illustrations by Ralph Peacock and a plan., HENTY, G. A.:
11 HENTY, G. A.: A Knight of The White Cross. A Tale of The Siege of Rhodes. With twelve illustrations by Ralph Peacock and a plan.
London, Blackie & Son Ltd. 1896 
Hardback, Size approx 7.5 x 5 inches. In dark green bevelled pictorial cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front and picture of knight to front. Edges olivine. Grey endpapers. In good condition. Slight lean to spine. small nicks to cloth on front board corners. Edges rubbed. Some darkening and minor marks to cloth. Some minor darkening and light foxing spots to endpapers and title page. Neat inscription to front endpaper “M.B. Whitehead.” Some minor foxing spots and handling marks to pages else a very tight copy. 392pp / cat 32pp. With 12 full-page b/w illustrations by RALPH PEACOCK. Double-page plan. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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An Indian Raid. From: “Redskin and Cowboy”., HENTY, G. A.:
12 HENTY, G. A.: An Indian Raid. From: “Redskin and Cowboy”.
Blackie & Son Ltd. n.d. 
Hardback. Size approx 7 x 5 inches. In light grey covers with white long-stemmed dianthus-type flowers on front cover and spine. In very good condition. Corners bumped and edges rubbed. Spine darkened. Edges of spine rubbed and partly chipped/cracked at ends. Front free endpaper missing. Occasional handling marks and foxing spots. Old tape repair to p34. Else a tight copy. 88pp +2pp cat. With 1 b&w illustrated plate (p40). 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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John Hawke's Fortune. A Story of Monmouth Rebellion. New Edition. Illustrated., HENTY, G. A.:
13 HENTY, G. A.: John Hawke's Fortune. A Story of Monmouth Rebellion. New Edition. Illustrated.
London, Blackie & Son Ltd. 1906 1st edition 
Hardback. Demi 8vo. Size approx 7 x 5 inches. In brown cloth lettered in black on spine with pictorial design to front (boy & girl under a tree). In very good condition. Cloth slightly darkened. Covers slightly rubbed and corners slightly bumped. Front free endpaper cut and loose in front with presentation label dated 1907 “Thomas Brown, Walthamstow, Maynard Infants School.” Some mild foxing spots to endpapers and pages. Else a tight copy. - The story of a young man and his adventures at the time of the Monmouth Rebellion. 79pp. +12pp cat. Illustrated with colour frontis plate. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Out on the Pampas. Or: The Young Settlers.With illustrations by Frank Feller., HENTY, G. A.:
14 HENTY, G. A.: Out on the Pampas. Or: The Young Settlers.With illustrations by Frank Feller.
London, Griffith Farran Browne & Co., 1899 
Hardback, Size approx 8 x 5.5 inches. In dark blue pictorial cloth covers with gilt decoration to spine and front. Top edge gilt. Plain endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners and ends of spine. Spine slightly faded with a couple of light marks. small bump to top rear edge. Endpapers darkened, neat inscription dated 1899, and later owners stamps to front. Some light spots to front tissue guard, some light spotting to outer edges and latter pages else a very clean and tight copy. --- This is a tale of young Englishmen who go out to the Argentine with their family. They have many adventures at the time of the Mexican - American War including a raid by the Pampas Indians in which their sister is abducted. They rescue the girl, make peace with the Indians, and return prosperously to England. 315pp. Illustrated with 8 b&w plates. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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St. Bartholomew's Eve: A Tale of the Huguenot Wars. With Twelve Illustrations by H. J. Draper, and a Map of France., HENTY, G. A.:
15 HENTY, G. A.: St. Bartholomew's Eve: A Tale of the Huguenot Wars. With Twelve Illustrations by H. J. Draper, and a Map of France.
London Blackie & Son. 1894 1st edition 
Hardback. Approx 7.5 x 5.5 inches. In beveled edge boards. Maroon pictorial cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Edges olivine. Navy Blue endpapers. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped. Rubbing to boards and ends of spine. Spine slightly darkened with slight crease. Presentation label to front endpaper “Cissy Boothby, 1893, Whaley Bridge Sunday School”. A few minor spots to pages/margins, but overall a very clean and tight copy. 384 + 32pp (cat.) With Twelve Illustrations by H. J. Draper, and a Map of France (in COLOUR). Plus decorative head & tailpieces. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Tales of Daring and Danger., HENTY, G. A.:
16 HENTY, G. A.: Tales of Daring and Danger.
Blackie & Son. London. (n.d.) ca 1894. 
8vo. In blue pictorial cloth covers with gilt to spine and front, and printed illustrated floral design to front and spine. In overall very good condition. Corners rubbed. Slight crease to front cover. rear slgihtly soiled to one corner. Cloth slightly split at bottom of spine. Owners prize label to front endpaper. Some dark handling marks to pages else a tight copy. 160pp; +32pp cat. With 2 b&w plates. An assotment of tales of adventure from G.A.Henty. Bears and Dacoits, The Paternosters, A Pipe of Mystery, White-faced Dick, A Brush With the Chinese. 
Price: 23.00 GBP
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The Adventures of Two Brave Boys And other Stories. Including The Heir of Langridge Towers, by R. M. Freeman. And King Lion: A Story of Strange Adventures. With Interesting Zoological Sketches, and Useful and Amusing Miscellaneous Articles. Edited by G. A. Henty. With Full-Page and Other Engravings. “Beeton’s Boys’ Own Books.”, HENTY, G. A.:
17 HENTY, G. A.: The Adventures of Two Brave Boys And other Stories. Including The Heir of Langridge Towers, by R. M. Freeman. And King Lion: A Story of Strange Adventures. With Interesting Zoological Sketches, and Useful and Amusing Miscellaneous Articles. Edited by G. A. Henty. With Full-Page and Other Engravings. “Beeton’s Boys’ Own Books.”
London, New York & Melbourne, Ward, Lock & Co. (n.d.) ca 1891 
Hardback, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. In olive brown cloth with decorative gilt lettering and pictorial designs to front and spine. In very good condition. Edges and corners rubbed, some darkening to boards and spine. Some minor marks and rubbing to spine. Endpapers a little darkened and cracked at hinges. A couple of small spots else inside pages very clean and tight. 512 pp; Illustrated with 11 plates and numerous text engravings. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Bravest of the Brave. Or With Peterborough in Spain. Illustrated., HENTY, G. A.:
18 HENTY, G. A.: The Bravest of the Brave. Or With Peterborough in Spain. Illustrated.
London. Blackie & Son. n.d. ca 1902. 
7 x 5 ins. Grey cloth hardback with black lettering to spine and front. Illustration to spine with blue colouring and blue edging to front. In original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper. (DW rubbed with small tears to corners and edges. In protective sleeve.) Corners slightly bumped. Bottom edges of rear board scuffed/chipped. Neat inscription to front endpaper. Pages very clean and tight. Else a clean and tight copy. 352pp. Illustrated with B&W plates by W. Rainey 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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The Curse of Carne's Hold. A Tale of Adventure. New Edition., HENTY, G. A.:
19 HENTY, G. A.: The Curse of Carne's Hold. A Tale of Adventure. New Edition.
London Griffith Farran & Co. n.d. circa 1895 
Hardback, 7.5 x 5 ins. In blue cloth with pictorial design to covers, gilt lettering, all page edges gilt. Decorative endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges and corners. Corners bumped. Spine a little faded. Some darkening to endpapers and small tear to endpaper at front. Neat inscription to rear of frontis plate. Mild foxing to title and first couple of pages, else a very clean and tight copy. 6 b&w plates. 356pp. Cat.47pp. (with b&w specimen illustrations). 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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The Lion of St. Mark. A Tale of Venice., HENTY, G. A.:
20 HENTY, G. A.: The Lion of St. Mark. A Tale of Venice.
London, Blackie & Son, 1889 1st edition, 1st issue, 
Hardback. Tall 8vo. Approx 7.5 x 5.5 inches. In light brown pictorial cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With beveled edge boards. Page edges olivine. Dark brown endpapers. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some minor rubbing to edges and ends of spine. Spine slightly darkened. Some minor rubbing to boards. Neat inscription in pencil to endpaper “Wm. PatersonLindsay, from Roseneath House, 1888.” One or two very small spots to pages else inside very clean and tight throughout. - The adventures of an English boy, woven into the story of Venice whan it was under threat from a coalition of Hungary, Padua and Genoa. 384pp; adverts 32pp. 10 b&w illustrations by Gordon Browne. Also with decorative chapter headings and tailpieces. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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