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Image for Cast Ashore. From "Under Drake's Flag". "Blackie’s Story-book Readers"

Cast Ashore. From "Under Drake's Flag". "Blackie’s Story-book Readers"

By: HENTY, G. A.;

Price: £200.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son (n.d.). ca.1920.:

Seller ID: 79101


Size 6.5 x 4.5 inches. Red limp cloth covers with black lettering to front. In very good condition. Covers bright. A couple of small faint spots. Corners and edges slightly rubbed. Some minor darkening to advert and last page. Inside pages bright, A couple of very minor handling marks, else a very clean and tight copy. 96pp. With 3 B&W illustrations by G.B. Advertisement leaf at the front: "Blackie’s Story-book Readers" (5th series). One of 3 Henty books published in this style in 1920 (Charlie Marryat/ The Young Captain). "Cast Ashore" is the only one of those t... View more info

Image for Hazard & Heroism. Being Stories Told by G.A.Henty, Louis Tracy, Harold Bindloss, Edwin Lester Arnold, Lt.-Col. A.F.Mockler-Ferryman, etc.,etc.;

Hazard & Heroism. Being Stories Told by G.A.Henty, Louis Tracy, Harold Bindloss, Edwin Lester Arnold, Lt.-Col. A.F.Mockler-Ferryman, etc.,etc.;

By: HENTY, G. A.; Louis Tracy, Harold Bindloss, Edwin Lester Arnold, Lt.-Col. A.F.Mockler-Ferryman,

Price: £68.00

Publisher: W .& R. Chambers. 1904 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 75909


Size 5.25 x 7.5 inches. In pictorial red cloth covers with gilt lettering and gilt and black design to spine and front. Grey endpapers. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped. Cloth bright but spine faded. Some darkening to endpapers, and spotting to outer page edges, Else a very clean and tight copy. 403pp. + 32pp cat. With 8 b&w plates. Contains 5 stories by G.A.Henty (pp.1 - 86). The Wreck on the Goodwins, The Thug’s Revenge, A Fishwife’s Dream, The Old Pit-Shaft, On the Cliff. View more info

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GRIT AND GO. Stories Told by various authors.

By: HENTY, G. A:

Price: £80.00

Publisher: W.& R. Chambers 1902 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 75626


Approx 7 x 5 ins. Blue pictorial cloth, bevelled edge boards, lettered in gold on spine and on front cover (the lettering within the panel is black). In very good condition, corners bumped and some minor rubbing to edges. Spine and board edges darkened. Ends of spine rubbed. Neat inscriptions to rear side of endpaper and half title pg. Hinges slightly cracked at endpapers but binding is tight and sound. Some light foxing to endpapers with a couple of small marks to title else pages very clean and tight throughout. Frontis has original tissue guard. 8 b/w ills. by W. Rainey. Mauve / brown endpa... View more info

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

By: HENTY, G. A:

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Griffith Farran Browne & Co. Ltd. (1898).:

Seller ID: 75701


Blue pictorial cloth with gilt lettering and decorative illlustration to front and spine. Top edges gilt. In very good condition. Corners bumped (bottom front corner creased) with some rubbing to spine and spine ends. Endpapers slightly darkened otherwise pages clean and tight throughout. No inscriptions. 8 ills.by Frank Feller. 352 pp.(dated at the back 9/98) . See Newbolt plate 34 View more info

Image for How the Drummer Boy saved a Regiment. IN:  STORYLAND (pp. 7 - 14). A Volume of Original Pictures, Stories, and Verses. Written by G. A. HENTY, L .T .Meade, G. Manville Fenn, Evelyn Everett-Green, Paul Creswick, F. E. Weatherly, Maggie Browne, Sheila E. Braine,  etc.,etc. And illustrated by Ada Dennis, E. Stuart Hardy,  E. Lance, Hilda Robinson, and others. Ed.& arranged by Alfred J. Fuller.

How the Drummer Boy saved a Regiment. IN: STORYLAND (pp. 7 - 14). A Volume of Original Pictures, Stories, and Verses. Written by G. A. HENTY, L .T .Meade, G. Manville Fenn, Evelyn Everett-Green, Paul Creswick, F. E. Weatherly, Maggie Browne, Sheila E. Braine, etc.,etc. And illustrated by Ada Dennis, E. Stuart Hardy, E. Lance, Hilda Robinson, and others. Ed.& arranged by Alfred J. Fuller.

By: HENTY, G. A:

Price: £90.00

Publisher: Ernest Nister/ E.P.Dutton & Co. (1900):

Seller ID: 81276


Tall 8vo. Red cloth spine. Stiff glossy pict.paper covers ( 2 girls dressed up in flowing garment playin panpipes, with pigeons in the foreground and a fountain behind). In good condition. Back cover a bit scratched. Corners rubbed. Spine slightly dulled. Inscription on front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 12 col.chromo.plates. Many b/w ills.; 144 pp. Scarce item. Newbolt 160. 1 (first issue) with number 1505 on title-page. View more info

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Yule-tide Yarns. With Fotry-five Illustrations.

By: HENTY, G.A.(ed):

Price: £38.00

Publisher: 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 info

Image for Yule-tide Yarns. With Fotry-five Illustrations. Re-Issue.

Yule-tide Yarns. With Fotry-five Illustrations. Re-Issue.

By: HENTY, G.A.(ed):

Price: £20.00

Publisher: 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 info

Image for Do Your Duty. "Blackie’s Story-book Readers" (Suitable for Children of 10 to 11.)

Do Your Duty. "Blackie’s Story-book Readers" (Suitable for Children of 10 to 11.)

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son (n.d.). Fourth Series.:

Seller ID: 79100


Size 6.5 x 4.5 inches. Olive green limp paper covers with black lettering to front. In very good condition. Covers bright. Corners and edges rubbed. Faint mark to rear and faint stamp to rear bottom edge. A couple of very minor handling marks, else a very clean and tight copy. 80pp. B&W frontispiece by H. M. Brock & 7 b&w illustrations by R. Lillie. Advertisement leaf at the front: "Blackie’s Story-book Readers" (3rd & 4th series). 4th. issue of this edition (see Newbolt Note 3). Newbolt 89.9 . Plate 118 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 Brown & Co. (1897):

Seller ID: 40641


Maroon / red pict.cloth gt. Dark brown endps; Nice bright copy. Inside there is an attractive school prize label on inside front cover. Endpapers are a bit untidy along hinge, and there is quite a bit of foxing inside. Else very good. B/w ills. by J.B. Zwecker. Head- pieces. First letter decor. 374 pp. (last page dated 11 / 97). All edges gilt. Boy's Own Favourite Library. (for Binding see: Newbolt ill. 33. no. 4). View more info

Image for Out on the Pampas. Or: The Young Settlers.With illustrations by Frank Feller.

Out on the Pampas. Or: The Young Settlers.With illustrations by Frank Feller.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Griffith Farran Browne & Co. n.d. ca1900.:

Seller ID: 72850


Size 5.5 x 7.75 inches. In dark blue pictorial cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Top edge gilt. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and bumped at ends. Front title slightly rubbed. Slight browning to endpapers. Prize bookplate to front endpaper, dated 1905. Else a clean and tight copy. 315pp. With colour frontis and 7 b/w plates. 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, m... View more info

Image for The Treasure of the Incas. A Tale of Adventure in Peru. With eight illustrations by Wal Paget and a map.

The Treasure of the Incas. A Tale of Adventure in Peru. With eight illustrations by Wal Paget and a map.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £25.00

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

Seller ID: 78691


8vo. Hardback, 7.5 x 5 inches. In dark green pictorial cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Olive edges. Grey endpapers. In good /very good condition. Cloth and spine faded, corners bumped and rubbed, some rubbing and minor marks to boards. Inscription to front endpaper “Donald Baxter”. A couplke of dark soxing spots to tile page, a few spots to pages, a couple of cracked/loose gatherings, Else a clean and tight copy. 352pp. Cat 32pp. With eight illustrations by Wal Paget and a map. View more info

Image for “A Close Shave” IN:  THE LUDGATE ILLUSTRATED MAGAZINE. Vol. 6. November, 1893 - April, 1894.

“A Close Shave” IN: THE LUDGATE ILLUSTRATED MAGAZINE. Vol. 6. November, 1893 - April, 1894.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Publ. at 53, Fleet Street, London 1894:

Seller ID: 43915


Tall 8vo. Nice orig. brown pebbled cloth gt. Very good. Nice bright copy. Profusely illustrated. 667 pp. All edges gilt. Henty pp. 612 - 617 with 6 b&w illustrations by J. Barnard Davis. Other contributions are: Uppingham School / Clifton College / Student Duelling in Germany / Ouida: The Silver Christ / C.F. Mansford: At the Sign of the Blue Anchor ( has picture of a diver ) / etc. View more info

Image for Facing Death. The Hero of The Vaughan Pit. A Tale of The Coal Mines. Illustrated by Gordon Browne. Second Edition.

Facing Death. The Hero of The Vaughan Pit. A Tale of The Coal Mines. Illustrated by Gordon Browne. Second Edition.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son 1883 First issue, of the 4th state of 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 75581


Approx 7.5 x 5 inches. In BLUE cloth with embossed and printed design to front and spine in red, black and gilt colouring. In very good condition. Corners bumped, edges rubbed, ends of spine slightly nicked at ends. Slight lean. Inner hinges cracked between endpapers with a couple of marks to endpapers. Neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1884. Pages very clean and tight with very little or no foxing. Else a clean and tight copy. 8 full-page, tinted ills. by G. Browne. 304 pp./ cat.32pp (dated 11/83, but stating: New Series for Season 1884. Advertising: “With Clive in India”... View more info

Image for Camps and Quarters. Military Sketches and Stories. By Archibald Forbes, George Henty and Charles Wiliams. Modern limited facsimile edition.

Camps and Quarters. Military Sketches and Stories. By Archibald Forbes, George Henty and Charles Wiliams. Modern limited facsimile edition.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £140.00

Publisher: Trow’s Printing and Bookbinding Company. New York. no date.:

Seller ID: 71400


8vo. In beige limp card covers with black lettering to front. In near fine condition. A very clean and tight copy. 112pp. Advertisements inside covers. Facsimile of the 1889 edition limited to 50 copies. View more info

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

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

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £16.00

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

Seller ID: 70827


Size 4.5 x 6.75 inches. In light brown cloth covers with white long-stemmed dianthus-type flowers on fr.cover and spine. In good condition. Spine slightly darkened with small marks. Corners slightly bumped. Small marks to boards. Small indentation to front fore edge. Front free endpaper missing. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. 88pp. With b/w frontis and b/w plate inside. Newbolt 119.3 (plate 133) same bind.as for Charlie Marryat. View more info

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: £30.00

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

Seller ID: 70832


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. View more info

Image for HAZARD & HEROISM. The Wreck on the Goodwins/ The Thug's Revenge/ A Fishwife's Dream/ The Old Pit-Shaft/ On the Cliff. Stories Told by G.A.Henty, Louis Tracy, Harold Bindloss, Edwin Lester Arnold, Lt.-Col. A.F.Mockler-Ferryman, etc.,etc.;

HAZARD & HEROISM. The Wreck on the Goodwins/ The Thug's Revenge/ A Fishwife's Dream/ The Old Pit-Shaft/ On the Cliff. Stories Told by G.A.Henty, Louis Tracy, Harold Bindloss, Edwin Lester Arnold, Lt.-Col. A.F.Mockler-Ferryman, etc.,etc.;

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £95.00

Publisher: W.& R.Chambers. London. 1904 1st.edition:

Seller ID: 75627


Tall 8vo. (approx 7x5 ins.) In blue pictorial, bevelled cloth covers, with gilt to spine and front. Brown endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and rubbed at ends. Colours bright. some rubbing to corners. Cloth a little darkened. Endpapers clean and tidy, no inscriptions. the odd handling mark and spot to pages else a very clean and tight copy. 403pp. 8 b/w.plts.by W.H.C. GROOME. Book of adventure stories, the first five by G.A.Henty. Spine has picture of a Thug strangling a soldier, the front has a Roman soldier escaping on horseback. View more info

Image for With Cochrane the Dauntless. A Tale of the Exploits of Lord Cochrane in South American Waters. Illustrated by W. H. Margetson. New Edition.

With Cochrane the Dauntless. A Tale of the Exploits of Lord Cochrane in South American Waters. Illustrated by W. H. Margetson. New Edition.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son, 1909 New edition.:

Seller ID: 78039


Hardback, 7.5 x 5 inches. 8vo. In blue pictorial cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front. Olive edges. Grey endpapers. In very good condition. Some slight fading and darkening to cloth. A couple of small spots, and rubbing. Partial darkening and prize label to front endpaper. “John McArdle, Lochmaben Public School.” Some mild foxing and light handling marks to pages else a clean and tight copy. ---- Admiral Sir Alexander Cochrane fought with great distinction throughout the Napoleonic Wars. His squadron chased French fleets and patrolled the Caribbean. Although he was d... View more info

Image for Beric the Briton. A Story of the Roman Invasion. With twelve illustrations by W.Parkinson.

Beric the Briton. A Story of the Roman Invasion. With twelve illustrations by W.Parkinson.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £42.00

Publisher: London. Blackie & Son. 1893 1st ed:

Seller ID: 77012


Hardback. 8vo. (7.5 x 5.5 ins.) In brown illustrated bevelled cloth covers with gilt to spine. Olive edges. Maroon endpapers. In very good condition. Extremeties rubbed. Corners bumped. Edges and edges of spine rubbed. Some minor marks. Neat inscription and some postage stamp marks to endpapers. A few odd handling marks and spotting to pages. Else a clean and tight copy. 383pp. 32pp cat. With twelve illustrations by W. Parkinson. View more info

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Do Your Duty.

By: HENTY, G.A.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son (n.d.). ca.1927.:

Seller ID: 67664


Size 4.75 x 6.75 inches. In light green patterned cloth lettered in dark green (vine motif). In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Remains of old bookplate to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 80pp. Colour frontispiece by H. M. Brock & 7 b/w illustrations by R.Lillie. 4th. issue of this edition (see Newbolt Note 3). Newbolt 89.9 . Plate 118 View more info