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Image for Chambers’s Journal Sixth Series, Vol II. December 1898 to November 1899.

Chambers’s Journal Sixth Series, Vol II. December 1898 to November 1899.

By: (HENTY), VARIOUS:

Price: £45.00

Publisher: W & R Chambers Ltd. 1899:

Seller ID: 64950


Tall 8vo. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine and blind embossed decor to front. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Small marks to covers. Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers.Else a clean and tight copy. 823, 47pp. Includes, G.A.Henty, Torpedo Boat 240, with many stories and articles from around the world. View more info

Image for 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.

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.

By: BALLANTYNE; BARING-GOULD; MAVILLE FENN; HENTY; YONGE; &C.

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London. Skeffington & Son. 1889 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 75623


8vo. (Approx 8 x 6 inches.) In pale green pictorial bevelled cloth covers with gilt to spine. Vignette to back. Patterned endpapers. In very 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 R... 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 George Alfred Henty. The Story of An Active Life.

George Alfred Henty. The Story of An Active Life.

By: HENTY / FENN, G. MANVILLE:

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son 1911 (New ed.):

Seller ID: 75582


Approx 8 x 5.5 ins. Attractive red cloth with yellow, green & black design on front & spine, gold lettering. In very good condition. Corners very slightly bumped and rubbed around edges. Spine faded and some minor rubbing to green on front. Neat inscription over endpaper. Pages overall very clean and tight with mild foxing to edges. Else an excellent copy. 26 b/w plates (one folds out, and one of his yacht “Egret”). 370 pp. The first edition has only ... 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: £1,000.00

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... 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. With 8 Illustrations by W.H. C. Groome.

DASH & DARING. Stories told by G. A. Henty, G. Manville Fenn, David Ker, W. H. G. Kingston, Reginald Horsely, and many others. With 8 Illustrations by W.H. C. Groome.

By: HENTY, G A.:

Price: £25.00

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

Seller ID: 75908


7.5 x 5.5 ins. Nice blue pictorial cloth, bevelled edge covers with gilt lettering to front and spine. Dark endpapers. In very good condition, corners bumped and edges slightly rubbed, a couple of small marks to cloth. Covers bright but spine faded. Bookseller stamp and prize label to front endpaper, some odd few marks to endpapers else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. 8 b/w plates by W. H. C. Groome. First letter decor.& chapter vignettes. 414 pp. Cat.2... 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 Hu... View more info

Image for Redskin & Cowboy. The Talisman Library.

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. Prelim... View more info

Image for The Soverign 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 Soverign 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 PRESENT... 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. & “Summ... View more info

Image for The Bravest of the Brave. Or With Peterborough in Spain. Illustrated.

The Bravest of the Brave. Or With Peterborough in Spain. Illustrated.

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London. Blackie & Son. n.d. ca 1902.:

Seller ID: 75973


7 x 5 ins. Grey cloth hardback with black lettering to spine and front. Illustration to spine with blue colouring and blue edging to front. In original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper. (DW rubbed with small tears to corners and edges. In protective sleeve.) Corners slightly bumped. Bottom edges of rear board scuffed/chipped. Neat inscription to front endpaper. Pages very clean and tight. Else a clean and tight copy. 352pp. Illustrate... 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.) W... 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 spec... View more info

Image for The Ranche in the Valley.

The Ranche in the Valley.

By: HENTY, G. A.:

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, The Sheldon Press. ca1925:

Seller ID: 77302


Hardback. 8vo. Size approx 7 x 5 inches. In red paper covers lettered in black with pictorial “Indian” design to front. In very good condition. Corners bumped. Top end of spine bumped and slightly split at corners. A couple of small marks to rear. Else a clean and tight copy. Scarce reprint. 64pp. 8pp cat. (1/10/2). View more info