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Image for The Young Franc-Tireurs. And their Adventures in the Franco-Prussian War. New edition.

The Young Franc-Tireurs. And their Adventures in the Franco-Prussian War. New edition.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Griffith Farran & Co. ; New edition (1892). 1892:

Seller ID: 71726


Size 5.0 x 7.5 inches. In blue pictorial cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Picture of rifles, and an anchor on front cover. Black endpapers. All edges gilt. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and bumped at ends. Corners slightly bumped. Neat inscription to first blank page. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 376pp. With b/w illustrations. Preface begins ‘My Dear Lads’. View more info

Image for Yarns on the Beach. A Bundle of Tales.

Yarns on the Beach. A Bundle of Tales.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London. Blackie & Son. 1889:

Seller ID: 65160


8vo. In brown cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. illustration of boys playing football to front. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Corners slightly bumped. Slight lean. Mild foxing to edges. Neat crossed out inscription to first blank page, dated 1890 160pp. 32pp cat. With two full page illustrations by J.J.Proctor. Stories are; Do Your Duty, Surly Joe, A Fish-Wife’s Dream. View more info

Image for "How the Drummer Boy Saved a Regiment". In: NISTER'S HOLIDAY ANNUAL. (pp.111 - 121. Illustrations.). Edited by A.C.Playne. 21st.Year of Publication.

"How the Drummer Boy Saved a Regiment". In: NISTER'S HOLIDAY ANNUAL. (pp.111 - 121. Illustrations.). Edited by A.C.Playne. 21st.Year of Publication.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £77.00

Publisher: E. Nister /E .P. Cutton (1909):

Seller ID: 71678


Size 8.0 x 10.0 inches. In illustrated hard card covers with brown cloth spine. Pictorial endpapers. In very good condition. Boards slightly rubbed with light scratches and small marks. Neat inscription to front endpaper. Occasional small marks and slight browning throughout. Else a clean and tight copy. 132pp. 6 very nice colour chromolithographic plates and many b/w illustrations. Includes a full-page illustraion of a cat fishing, possibly by LOUIS WAIN (not signed, but looks very much like a L.W.). Other authors include: E. NESBIT (The Moon Rose)/ W. H. D. ROUSE/ C. BINGHAM, etc; Illustrat... View more info

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The Young Franc-Tireurs.

By: Henty, G.A.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Robinson Books. 2002:

Seller ID: 63227


8vo. In laminated pictorial red hard card covers with yellow lettering to spine and front. Grey endpapers. In near fine condition. A very clean and tight copy. 336pp. 32p cat. With b/w frontis. A modern facsimile edition from an American publisher. View more info

Image for Redskin and Cow-Boy. A Tale of the Western Plains. With twelve page illustrations by Alfred Pearse.

Redskin and Cow-Boy. A Tale of the Western Plains. With twelve page illustrations by Alfred Pearse.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son, Limited. 1892 1st edition:

Seller ID: 78696


Hardback, 8vo. (7x5 ins.) In red pictorial bevelled cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Brown endpapers. Olive edges. In very good condition. Cover is rubbed and faded; corners bumped, edges and ends of spine rubbed. Some fading and rubbing to boards. Some minor marks to rear. Leather gilt bookplate “Ex Libris J.E. Knott,” and pasted article “A Pleader to the Reader...”. Inscription to following page “Austin Von Stealendorf(?).” Occasional small marks and handling spots. Reinforced edge to title page, Else a clean and tight copy. 384pp. 32pp cat. With... View more info

Image for In the Hands of the Malays. And other Stories. (On the Track/ A Frontier Girl.)

In the Hands of the Malays. And other Stories. (On the Track/ A Frontier Girl.)

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son. 1905 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 78679


8vo. Hardback, 7.5 x 5 inches. In red pictorial cloth, lettered in gold on front cover & spine. Dark grey endpapers. In very good condition. Nice bright cloth with crisp design to front. Spine slightly faded. Small nick to top end of spine. Some minor fading to rear edges. Mild foxing to half title page. Some light spots to title and inside pages. Else a clean and tight copy. 176pp. Cat.16pp. 4 b/w plates by J.Jellicoe. Also incl.: On the Track/ A Frontier Girl. - See Newbolt 113.1 /Plate 117. View more info

Image for John Hawke's Fortune. A Story of Monmouth’s Rebellion. Illustrated.

John Hawke's Fortune. A Story of Monmouth’s Rebellion. Illustrated.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son Ltd. London. n.d. ca1914:

Seller ID: 66667


Size 4.5 x 6.75 inches. In brown cloth covers lettered in black on spine. With colour plate pasted to front showing a boy & girl feeding pidgeons. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and bumped at top end. Corners slightly bumped. Handling marks. Slight browning to endpapers. Prize bookplate to front endpaper, dated 1914. Else a clean and tight copy. 79pp.12pp cat. With colour frontis. The story of a young man and his adventures at the time of the Monmouth Rebellion. View more info

Image for By England's Aid. Or: The Freeing of the Netherlands (1585-1604).

By England's Aid. Or: The Freeing of the Netherlands (1585-1604).

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son, 1891 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 78675


Tall 8vo. Hardback, 7.5 x 5 inches. In bevelled red pictorial cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Purple endpapers. Olive green edges. In good/very good condition. Cover is a little worn but inside very clean and tight; Spine faded, rubbing to corners and nicks to ends of spine. Some darkening and minor marks to boards. Hinges slightly cracked between endpapers. Else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. 384pp. Cat.32pp. 10 b/w ills.by Alfred Pearse. 4 maps. The story, By England's Aid continues the account of the Dutch struggle for Independence first presented in By Pike a... View more info

Image for Seaside Maidens. Being the Summer Number of Tinsley’s Magazine. Stories are; Surly Joe, Smuggler’s Cutter, Wreck on the Goodwins, Queen’s Cup, Rivals, Fish-wife’s Dream, narrow Escape, piece of Orange Peel, Working Up, On the Cliff. places mentioned include Scarborough, Weymouth, Hastings, Brighton.  ALSO Bound with My Darling’s Ransom by Richard Dowling (96 pages) / London Society The Christmas Number Number for 1881 Only ten Minutes (96 pages plus 5 Plates) / Diproses Annual for 1882 (144 pages plus 8 plates) / Last Chirstmas Eve by Richard Dowling (96 pages plus I plate) / Flower & Weed by M.E. Bradden (104 pages plus 4 plates.)

Seaside Maidens. Being the Summer Number of Tinsley’s Magazine. Stories are; Surly Joe, Smuggler’s Cutter, Wreck on the Goodwins, Queen’s Cup, Rivals, Fish-wife’s Dream, narrow Escape, piece of Orange Peel, Working Up, On the Cliff. places mentioned include Scarborough, Weymouth, Hastings, Brighton. ALSO Bound with My Darling’s Ransom by Richard Dowling (96 pages) / London Society The Christmas Number Number for 1881 Only ten Minutes (96 pages plus 5 Plates) / Diproses Annual for 1882 (144 pages plus 8 plates) / Last Chirstmas Eve by Richard Dowling (96 pages plus I plate) / Flower & Weed by M.E. Bradden (104 pages plus 4 plates.)

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £1,500.00

Publisher: Tinsley’s Magazine 1880:

Seller ID: 78812


Bound together in half calf leather binding, with dark green cloth covers. Raised & gilt bands on spine, with title label (Christmas Readings) Marbled endpapers. In good condition. Leather a bit rubbed, with a few marks. Small crack lower front hinge, & light split rear hinge. Binding Firm. Inside generally very clean & tight. One plate from Seaside Maidens slightly trimmed around the edges, Three plates from the last Story Flower & Weed by M.E. Bradden have two small water marks on. Size 8.4 x 5.7 inches A VERY SCARCE ITEM. Seaside Maidens 98 pages Ten pages of illustrations ... View more info

Image for A March on London. A Tale of Wat Tyler’s Rising. With eight illustrations by W. H. Margetson.

A March on London. A Tale of Wat Tyler’s Rising. With eight illustrations by W. H. Margetson.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son, Limited. 1898 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 78682


Hardback, Tall 8vo. 7.5 x 5 ins. In blue pictorial cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Olive edges. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened with some minor rubbing to corners and edges else cloth clean with lovely bright crisp designs. Front free endpaper removed. Foxing behind frontis plate, some darkeing to title pg. The odd small spot to pages, Else a very clean and tight copy. 352pp. 32pp cat. With eight illustrations by W.H.Margetson. View more info

Image for Out on the Pampas. Or: The Young Settlers.

Out on the Pampas. Or: The Young Settlers.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Griffith Farran & Co. (1895).:

Seller ID: 27463


Maroon pict.cl.gt. Dark brown endps; Front endpaper split along hinge. A few minor marks inside. Vg. Nice bright copy. B/w ills.by J.B. Zwecker. Head- pieces. First letter decor. 374 pp. (last page dated 5/95). A.e.g. Boy's Own Favourite Library. (for Binding see: Newbolt ill.33. no. 4). View more info

Image for "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.

"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.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Griffith Farran. (n.d.). ca. 1906:

Seller ID: 63555


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... View more info

Image for A Woman of the Commune. A Tale of Two Sieges of Paris.

A Woman of the Commune. A Tale of Two Sieges of Paris.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: F.V.White & Co. 1895 4th ed.:

Seller ID: 63553


Mottled dark maroon cloth lettered in black on front cover and in gold on spine. Black horizontal lines on front cover. Patterned endpapers. Hf.title. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded. Slight browning to endpapers and adjacent pages. Large blue numeral to front endpaper. Owner’s neat inscription to half title page, dated 1932. Front free endpaper split along hinge, almost detached. Else a clean and tight copy. 292pp. See Newbolt 65.2 - note 2 and 65.4 note 1: "...these variant title-pages" (Third "edition" / Fourth "edition") "may, alternati... View more info

Image for Redskin and Cow-Boy. A Tale of the Western Plains. With twelve page illustrations by Alfred Pearse.

Redskin and Cow-Boy. A Tale of the Western Plains. With twelve page illustrations by Alfred Pearse.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London. Blackie & Son, Limited. 1892 1st edition:

Seller ID: 70966


Size 6.25 x 7.5 inches. In dark green pictorial bevelled cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Purple endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and rubbed at bottom end. Corners slightly rubbed. Small piece missing from front paste down endpaper. Occasional small marks. Else a clean and tight copy. 384pp. 32pp cat. With twelve page illustrations by Alfred Pearse. Newbolt comments that this may be the first ‘Western’ novel ever written. View more info

Image for “Plucky and Cool”. in : THE TEMPLE MAGAZINE. Vol. 4. (pp. 371 - 377 , with 2 illustrations by Sydney Cowell). Oct. 1899 to Sept. 1900. An Illustrated monthly magazine for Home and Sunday Reading.

“Plucky and Cool”. in : THE TEMPLE MAGAZINE. Vol. 4. (pp. 371 - 377 , with 2 illustrations by Sydney Cowell). Oct. 1899 to Sept. 1900. An Illustrated monthly magazine for Home and Sunday Reading.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Horace Marshall 1900.:

Seller ID: 44195


Tall 8vo. (18 cm x 25 cm). Orig. green cloth with blind floral decor, lettered in gold. Bookplate carefully removed from inside front cover (just a bit rubbed there)j. Very good. Nice bright copy. Profusely illustrated in black & white, including some by LOUIS WAIN (pp. 232 - 236, with 8 ills.: “Puss and Her Knight Errant”, by M. Macdonagh). 1096 pp. Many interesting stories and articles, including: A Girl’s Adventures in Cloudland, by G. Bacon (balloon travel) / Philanthropy in Plymouth / The Biggest Savings-Bank in the World / British War Correspondents at the Front /... View more info

Image for A Jacobite Exile. Being the Adventures of a Young Englishman in The Service of Charles XII of Sweden. With eight illustrations by Paul Hardy and a Map of Central Europe.

A Jacobite Exile. Being the Adventures of a Young Englishman in The Service of Charles XII of Sweden. With eight illustrations by Paul Hardy and a Map of Central Europe.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London. Blackie & Son, Limited. 1894 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 63145


Tall 8vo. In blue/grey pictorial cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Olive edges. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and rubbed with small chips to ends. Corners slightly rubbed.Remains of bookplate to front endpapers. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 352pp. 32pp cat. With eight illustrations by Paul Hardy and a Map of Central Europe. View more info

Image for A Soldier’s Daughter. And Other Stories.

A Soldier’s Daughter. And Other Stories.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Robinson Books. 2002:

Seller ID: 63224


8vo. In laminated pictorial blue hard card covers with yellow lettering to spine and front. Picture of African warrior to front. Grey endpapers. In near fine condition. A very clean and tight copy. 266pp. 32p cat. With six b/w illustrations by Frances Ewan. A modern facsimile edition from an American publisher. View more info

Image for The Cat of Bubastes. A Tale of Ancient Egypt.  With eight full page illustrations by J.R.Weguelin.

The Cat of Bubastes. A Tale of Ancient Egypt. With eight full page illustrations by J.R.Weguelin.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London. Blackie and Son. Ltd. 1889 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 70248


Size 4.75 x 7.5 inches. In pictorial blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Olive edges. Dark blue endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and rubbed. Corners slightly rubbed and bumped. Neat inscription to back of frontis. Else a clean and tight copy. 352pp. 32pp cat. With illustrations by J.R.Weguelin. View more info

Image for Out on the Pampas. Or, The Young Settlers. New Edition. Illustrations by J.B.Zwecker.

Out on the Pampas. Or, The Young Settlers. New Edition. Illustrations by J.B.Zwecker.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Griffith Farran Browne & Co Ltd. n.d. 1897.:

Seller ID: 64929


8vo. In blue pictorial cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. All edges gilt. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Prize bookplate to front endpaper, dated 1898. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 374pp. With b/w plates by J.B.Zwecker. 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. View more info

Image for The Queen’s Cup. A Novel.

The Queen’s Cup. A Novel.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus 1897:

Seller ID: 79093


Hardback, 8vo. 8 x 5 inches. In red cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front corner. In very good condition, some fading and darkening to cloth with some handling marks and soiling to rear. Contemporary endpapers, orig. endpapers and cat. slightly darkened. Some minor foxing spots to pages else a clean and tight copy. 311pp. 32pp. cat. View more info