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Image for THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL. Vol.22. (Oct.7, 1899 - Sept.29, 1900).

THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL. Vol.22. (Oct.7, 1899 - Sept.29, 1900).

By: (HENTY, G.A. / VERNE, JULES / WAIN, LOUIS):

Price: £48.00

Publisher: "Boy’s Own Paper" Office. 1900:

Seller ID: 60075


Tall 8vo. Bound in original decorated bevelled blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Pictorial endpapers. In good condition. Spine slightly darkened with splits at edges. Small marks to back. Corners slightly bumped. Else a clean and tight copy. 824pp. Prof.ills. with b/w engravings and photographs with colour plates. With stories by G.A.Henty and Jules Verne and many illustrations, drawn especially for the Paper, by Louis Wain. With articles on Canada, Cannibals, Australia, Baden Powell, Football, swimming, cricket, Honduras, India, conjuring, shooting, school stories, sailing, and ... View more info

Image for “Sir Sala Jung and the Berars”. In: TINSLEY’S MAGAZINE. Vol. 18. XVII. From January to June 1876.

“Sir Sala Jung and the Berars”. In: TINSLEY’S MAGAZINE. Vol. 18. XVII. From January to June 1876.

By: (HENTY,G.A)

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Tinsley Brothers, (Jan. - June.) 1876.:

Seller ID: 78697


Leather Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. Quarter bound maroon/purple calf leather to spine and corners, green pebbled cloth boards. Black leather spine label lettered in gilt. Panelled numbering. Raised and gilt banding. Marbled page edges and endpapers. In very good condition. Spine faded, edges and corners rubbed, some rubbing to boards and scratches to rear. Some foxing spots to front endpapers/title pg. A couple of very minor spots else inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. 711pp. Including also: James Grant: Did She Love Him? (complete), Duchess of Rosemary Lane, and many other stori... View more info

Image for Blackie’s Model Readers Book IV. Henty ”The Christians to the Lions” (in 2 parts). Extracted from “Beric the Briton.” ( pp. 156-165).

Blackie’s Model Readers Book IV. Henty ”The Christians to the Lions” (in 2 parts). Extracted from “Beric the Briton.” ( pp. 156-165).

By: BLACKIE; HENTY, G. A.;

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Glasgow & Bombay, Blackie & Sons Ltd., n.d. ca1905:

Seller ID: 77299


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. View more info

Image for Do Your Duty. With Coloured Frontispeice and Seven Full-Page Illustrations.

Do Your Duty. With Coloured Frontispeice and Seven Full-Page Illustrations.

By: HENTY ,G. A.; H. M. BROCK; R. LILLIE;

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son (n.d.) ca.1904 1st edition:

Seller ID: 75379


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. View more info

Image for The Plague Ship. Original penny paperback in the “SPCK Penny Library of Fiction” series rebound without covers with 17 other titles in the one volume.

The Plague Ship. Original penny paperback in the “SPCK Penny Library of Fiction” series rebound without covers with 17 other titles in the one volume.

By: HENTY G. A.:

Price: £900.00

Publisher: London, Brighton & New York, SPCK, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1889 1st edition:

Seller ID: 78265


Hardback, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. Pebbled maroon cloth covers with gilt lettering and gilt line banding to spine. In very good condition. Minor rubbing to edges. Endpapers darkened and front free endpaper clipped at top edge. Some light yellowing and scattered foxing. Else a very tight and clean copy. Very scarce. 5 b&w illus. in text, (ii), [3]-32. The “SPCK Penny Library of Fiction” appeared on a regular basis, each issue containing 32 pages bound in a colour paper cover. Some copies were sold separately while others where bound up without covers into volumes containing six separat... View more info

Image for DASH & DARING. Stories told by G. A. Henty, G. Manville Fenn, David Ker, W. H. G. Kingston, Reginald Horsely, and many others.

DASH & DARING. Stories told by G. A. Henty, G. Manville Fenn, David Ker, W. H. G. Kingston, Reginald Horsely, and many others.

By: HENTY, G A.:

Price: £65.00

Publisher: W. & R. Chambers 1898 1st:

Seller ID: 75624


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). View more info

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Redskin & Cowboy. The Talisman Library.

By: HENTY, G. A .;

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son (n.d.). (1920). Later issue.:

Seller ID: 77298


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. View more info

Image for The Sovereign 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”.

The Sovereign 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”.

By: HENTY, G. A.

Price: £240.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son. 1887 1st edition 1st issue:

Seller ID: 77301


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. View more info

Image for THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL. Vol.23. PLUS THE VERY SCARCE “Summer Number for 1901”, containing HENTY’s :”Down a Crevasse”. (Dec 1st 1900- Sept.29, 1900).

THE BOY'S OWN ANNUAL. Vol.23. PLUS THE VERY SCARCE “Summer Number for 1901”, containing HENTY’s :”Down a Crevasse”. (Dec 1st 1900- Sept.29, 1900).

By: HENTY, G. A. / MANVILLE FENN / WAIN, LOUIS / and others:

Price: £165.00

Publisher: "Leisure Hour" Office 1901:

Seller ID: 78372


Tall 8vo. Bound in dark grren cloth with gilt title on spine. First two parts are not bound in which includes three plates. In good condition. Some light rubbing on edges, front board is faintly marked. Some light foxing, and a few minor marks. 9 coloured plates (mostly chromo.plates). Also many smaller black & white ills.by LOUIS WAIN. Also one full page black & white illustration of Cricket team, which includes G.A. Henty. Pages 130 to 824 pp. & “Summer number” 64 pp. with 2 EXTRA coloured chromo. plates. Stories include: MANVILLE FENN: Something Like a Snake / etc.; View more info

Image for St. Bartholomew's Eve: A Tale of the Huguenot Wars. With Twelve Illustrations by H. J. Draper, and a Map of France.

St. Bartholomew's Eve: A Tale of the Huguenot Wars. With Twelve Illustrations by H. J. Draper, and a Map of France.

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £50.00

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

Seller ID: 76729


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. View more info

Image for Those Other Animals. With portrait of the author and twenty-two illustrations by Harrison Weir. The Whitefriars Library of Wit and Humour.

Those Other Animals. With portrait of the author and twenty-two illustrations by Harrison Weir. The Whitefriars Library of Wit and Humour.

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Henry and Co. 1891 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 78694


8vo. Hardback, 7.5 x 5 inches. In dark green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front. Pictorial line design to front. Navy blue endpapers. In very good condition. Rubbing to edges, corners and ends of spine. Slight darkening to front tissue guard else pages all very clean and tight inside. Else a very clean and tight copy. 217pp. Cat 7pp. Illustrated by Harrison Weir. Unusual Henty Book. The aim of this book is to “endeavour to do justice to those whose good points have been hitherto persistently ignored, and to take down others from the pedestal upon which they have been pla... View more info

Image for St. Bartholomew's Eve: A Tale of the Huguenot Wars. With Twelve Illustrations by H. J. Draper, and a Map of France.

St. Bartholomew's Eve: A Tale of the Huguenot Wars. With Twelve Illustrations by H. J. Draper, and a Map of France.

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £25.00

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

Seller ID: 78667


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 good condition. Corners bumped and rubbed. Rubbing and small nicks to ends of spine. Spine slightly darkened with slight crease. Repaired split to rear spine edge. Neat inscription to verso of frontis “Henry Noel Negretti, much love from E. Fripp, Dec 1894.” Hinges cracked, small tear to bottom edge of title page. A few minor spots to pages/margins, overall a clean and tight copy. 384 + 32pp (cat.) With Twelve Illustrations by H. J. ... View more info

Image for With the British Legion. A Story of the Carlist Wars. With ten full page illustrations by Wal Paget.

With the British Legion. A Story of the Carlist Wars. With ten full page illustrations by Wal Paget.

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son., 1903 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 78671


Hardback, Size approx 7.5 x 5 inches. In blue bevelled pictorial cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front and picture of soldier to front and spine. Edges olivine. Grey endpapers. In good condition. Rubbing to corners and edges, Some rubbing and minor marks to boards. Neat inscription to front endpaper “Fred, from Irene.” Some minor foxing behind plates. Some minor gaps between gatherings, Else a clean and tight copy. 384pp. Cat 32pp. With ten full page illustrations by Wal Paget. View more info

Image for The Queen’s Cup. A Novel.

The Queen’s Cup. A Novel.

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £90.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company, 1898:

Seller ID: 79094


Hardback, 8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine andprinted black & red decoration and lettering to spine and front. In very good condition. Some minor darkening and handling marks to covers. Pages slightly tanned, some minor handling marks, marks and small hole to p.170. Else a very clean and tight copy. 330pp.6pp. cat. View more info

Image for Friends Though Divided. A Tale of the Civil War.

Friends Though Divided. A Tale of the Civil War.

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London. Griffith & Farran. 1883 (1st ed. 1st issue):

Seller ID: 79097


Hardback. Size 7.5 x 5 inches. In brown cloth with black pictorial design to front and spine, gilt lettering to spine and front. Blind embossed monogram to rear. In very good condition, extremities rubbed, corners bumped. crease to centre of spine, nicked at corners and bottom end, two small nicks to front edge and partial split to rear edge. Endpapers bright. Penned inscription to half-title page “G.P. Leschallas, Headington, 1887.” Frontis and title darkened and foxed, mild foxing spots to pages throughout, some glue repairs to gatherings. Lacks one plate (1 of 8). Else inside pa... View more info

Image for An Indian Raid. From: “Redskin and Cowboy”.

An Indian Raid. From: “Redskin and Cowboy”.

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £10.00

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

Seller ID: 77297


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). View more info

Image for With the British Legion. A Story of the Carlist Wars. With ten full page illustrations by Wal Paget.

With the British Legion. A Story of the Carlist Wars. With ten full page illustrations by Wal Paget.

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son., 1903 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 78006


Hardback, Size approx 7.5 x 5 inches. In blue bevelled pictorial cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front and picture of soldier to front and spine. Edges olivine. Grey endpapers. In very good condition. Some rubbing to corners and outer edges, leading front board edge rubbed. Neat inscription to front endpaper “Willie Whitehead 1906”. A couple of small minor marks and spots. Else a very clean and tight copy. 384pp. Cat 32pp. With ten full page illustrations by Wal Paget. View more info

Image for 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.”

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.”

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, New York & Melbourne, Ward, Lock & Co. (n.d.) ca 1891:

Seller ID: 77311


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. View more info

Image for The Curse of Carne's Hold. A Tale of Adventure. New Edition.

The Curse of Carne's Hold. A Tale of Adventure. New Edition.

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London Griffith Farran & Co. n.d. circa 1895:

Seller ID: 77021


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). View more info

Image for Winning His Spurs. A Tale of the Crusades. With numerous illustrations.

Winning His Spurs. A Tale of the Crusades. With numerous illustrations.

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, 1882 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 79095


Tall 8vo. In maroon pictorial cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. All edges gilt. Patterned endpapers. In very good condition. Professionally re-laid & rebacked spine. Original cloth. Spine darkened, minor chips to orig. cloth at ends of spine. Contemporary endpapers. Cloth tape to edge of pg.1. Spot to corner of pages around p90. Handling marks to pages. Tight binding, a little dirtied, but an extremely scarce edition. 324pp. 32pp cat. With numerous illustrations throught. Adv. December 1881 publication. 1st edition. View more info