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8vo. (Approx 8 x 6 inches.) In pale green pictorial bevelled cloth covers with gilt to spine. Vignette to back. Patterned endpapers. In 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.
Title: 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.
Categories: G. A. HENTY,
Publisher: London. Skeffington & Son. 1889 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 75623
Keywords: G. A. HENTY BALLANTYNE; BARING-GOULD; MAVILLE FENN; HENTY; YONGE; &C., Stories Jolly, New, Strange, True, boys, girls, first edition London. Skeffington & Son., London. Skeffington & Son., 1st