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4to. In green pictorial cloth covers with spine lettered in black. Picture to front of children playing hockey. In very good condition. Boards slightly rubbed. Corners slightly bumped. Inscription to front endpaper “...from the Squire Christmas 1906.” Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Pages slightly browned around edges. Else a clean and tight copy. Unpaginated. With 8 coloured plates. Numerous b/w illustrations. "Although called an ANNUAL, no further editions were issued after this one, which was received by the Copyright Libraries in 1883". (Newbolt gives a wrong date here) Other stories include: Breaking the Boom at Wei-ahi-Wei. A Story of the China and Japan War / The Comic Literature of the Japanese / The Eruption of Mount Vesuvius / etc., etc.; Newbolt 166.2
Title: "A Coaching Adventure". (pp. 3 - 9, with 2 ills.). IN: OUR ANNUAL. A Book for Boys and Girls. Stories by G.A.Henty, Capt.Mayne Reid, H.B. Marriott Watson, Hume Nisbet, Hugh St.Leger, and Others.
Categories: G. A. HENTY,
Publisher: Griffith Farran. (n.d.). ca. 1906:
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Seller ID: 63555
Keywords: G. A. HENTY G. A. Henty Literature annual Illustrated Books Coaching military boys girls adventure henty a coaching adventure our annual vesuvius japan china war comic literature