James Clarke & Co. London. 1890 1st. edition.:
Seller ID: 83140
Bound in original light green /grey pictorial cloth with gilt and maroon decor to front and spine. Dark brown endpapers. In good condition. Spine slightly rubbed/faded and bumped at ends. Front cover bright. Corners slightly bumped. Many pages uncut/unopened. Inscription on half title page. A few slight gaps between gatherings. Else a generally clean and tight copy. 356pp. Cat.8pp. Henty's contribution is at pp.19 - 21 :"Good Writing - Is it a Gift or an Art?". Very scarce. Newbolt 124.1 View More...
Longmans, Green, and Co. London. 1899 1st edition.:
Seller ID: 70246
Size 5.5 x 7.75 inches. In light brown cloth covers with gilt to spine and decorated front. All edges gilt. Black endpapers. In good condition. Spine slightly darkened and rubbed. Boards slightly rubbed. Corners slightly bumped. Neat inscription to half title page, dated 1899. Small marks and foxing spots throughout. C98l 370pp. 45 b/w plates. Each story illustrated by a different artist. Selection of stories by various authors. Includes; Chateau and Ship by G.A.Henty, Longitude Ten Degrees by Robert Leighton, A Soldier’s Vow, by David Ker, A Jungle Drama by George Manville Fenn. A coup... View More...
Longmans, Green, and Co. London. 1901 2nd edition.:
Seller ID: 78673
Hardback, 8 x 5.5 inches. In light brown cloth covers with gilt to spine and decorated front. Beveled edge boards. All page edges gilt. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and rubbed at ends. Boards slightly rubbed at edges and corners. Neat inscription and schhol stamp to front endpaper “C. Ernest Smith, 195, Garrison School South Colchester.” Light stain to bottom inner corner of title & contents pages. A couple of small marks and foxing spots , else a very clean and tight copy. 370pp. 45 b/w plates. Each story illustrated by a different artist. S... View More...
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