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1 Martin Rattler
Ballantyne, R. M. John F. Shaw & Co., Ltd [c. 1910] London 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Decorative cloth, attractive art nouveau style design to the boards. Publication date not stated but this edition is estimated to be c. 1910. Illustrated with a few colour plates. The boards are lightly bruised at the spine ends, with a small bump to the top edge of the front board. The binding is firm. A few light cracks to inner hinges but binding not compromised. A gift inscription written in pencil on the reverse of the frontispiece illustration (dated 1913). Some quite heavy foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and to the title page; occasional spots to pages. Some grubby brownish marks in the margins of a few pages (p. 112-113, 220-222. pp. 224, plates. 308837 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
16 The Naresborough Victory
Keyworth, T. T. Nelson and Sons and The United Kingdom Band of Hope Union [c. 1910] London and Edinburgh 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Flower, Clement 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Decorative green cloth; art nouveau style. Attractive binding. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. The boards are bumped at the spine ends and lower corners. Light rubs to corners. The binding is firm and inner hinges are very good, though the front endpaper has been removed. All edges bright gilt. Illustrated with four colour plates. pp. 320, plates. 19.4cm. 308867 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
2 The Buffalo Runners, A Tale of the Red River Plains
Ballantyne, R. M. James Nisbet & Co. Limited London Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
n.d. Date not stated. This book was first published in 1891. This particular copy is a 16th thousand edn., so c. 1900-1910. Pictorial cloth with a picture in black, red and brown. Gilt titles. Foxing and rubs to the edges of the boards, exposing the board at the corners. Front endpaper has been removed. Front inner hinge cracked, though binding is secure. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. Black and white frontis. illustration wrinkled at the top edge. Further black and white plates. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. viii, 416, 8 (publisher's catalogue page) + plate. 304229 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
17 Merry Jacko: The Life and Adventures of a Monkey
Killingworth, Warren ; with fronispiece by Winifred Austen and 20 original illustrations by Dora Sulman Jarrold and Sons [c.1903] Warwick Lane, London 1903 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Book Condition: Good. nd. No publishing date stated but is c. 1903. Pictorial green cloth. Spine ends bumped. Two small white marks to the front board. Presentation prize bookplate on the front endpaper, dated 1916. Lovely black and white illustrations. Some foxing, mostly outer textblock edges, though lightly to margins also. There are some slightly grubby handling marks to some pages - light thumbing marks; nothing significant. pp. 214, 10 [advertisement pages], plates. 304275 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
3 Six Devonshire Dumplings
Batchelor, Margaret Thomas Nelson London 1912 Decorative Cloth Good No Jacket 12mo - 7.5" Tall 
Rec cloth covers with black, white and blue pictorial decoration and titles. Undated, but c.1912. Prize certificate pasted onto the front endpaper. Hinges are cracked between the frontis illustration and the title page. General light tanning and foxing to pages. 245pp. Image available on request. 048626 
Price: 6.95 GBP

 
18 Brothers Five
Kirke, Violet T. ; illustrated by Adolf Thiede Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge [SPCK] [c.1910] London 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Book Condition: good. Pictorial brown cloth. nd. Date of publication not stated but is c. 1910. The cloth of the rear board is bubbled. Corners rubbed. Spine ends lightly bumped. Original brown flower-patterned endpapers. Presentation prize bookplate on the front pastedown (dated 1910). Light foxing, mostly confined to prelims and outer edges. Grubby mark to outer closed textblock foredge. Colour frontis. with browned tissue guard. Binding is sound. pp. 224; 16 [advertisement pages]; plates. 304274 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
4 The Wye (Rivers of England)
Bradley, A. G. ; painted by Sutton Palmer Adam and Charles Black 1910 First Edition Hardcover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback. No dust jacket. Decorative blue cloth. In fair to good condition overall. The binding is firm and plates are clean except for some ink staining to the very top edge of some plates. Top edge gilt. The top gilt edge and the top of the front board has some blue ink stains, which has also affected the very top edge of some of the plates. There are also some very pale red ink stains to the front board. The boards are slightly faded to the spine edge of the lower board and the same spine edge also has some bumps. Inner hinges are very good. Loosely contained is a small original advertising leaflet for the series. Foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges, to endpapers, pastedowns, and more lightly a few spots to pages. With 24 colour plates, with tissue guards. pp. viii, 189, fold out map, [2] adverts. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 107071 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
19 Through Storm to Sunshine
Lacey, William J. T. Nelson and Sons and The United Kingdom Bank of Hope Union [c. 1910] London and Edinburgh 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Decorative brown cloth; art nouveau style. Attractive binding. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. There are some pale marks, some darkening and a general dull appearance to the boards. The boards are bruised and lightly rubbed at the spine ends and corners. Some quite heavy foxing to prelims; the pages are otherwise quite clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Illustrated with four colour plates. Inner hinges are very good. pp. 443, plates, publisher's lists. 19.4cm. 308862 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
5 A Boy of the Dominion: A Tale of Canadian Immigration
Brereton, Lt.-Colonel F. S. ; illustrated by William Rainey Blackie & Son Limited [c.1913] London and Glasgow 1913 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
n.d. Date of publication not stated, though this story was first published in 1913. This is probably a later printing. Decorative blue pictorial boards. A gift inscription on the front endpaper is dated 1937. Spine faded. Significant foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. Occasional minor foxing spot through the text. 367pp. 304516 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
20 Through Storm to Sunshine
Lacey, William J. T. Nelson and Sons and The United Kingdom Bank of Hope Union [c. 1910] London and Edinburgh 1910 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Decorative pale blue cloth; art nouveau style. Attractive binding. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. A slight forwards lean to the spine. The boards are bruised at the spine ends and lightly rubbed at the corners. The binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. Prize bookplate on the front pastedown. Light foxing to pastedowns, title page and to outer closed textblock page edges. pp. 443, plates, publisher's lists. 19.4cm. 308863 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
6 Owen's Hobby, or Strength in Weakness
Burleigh, Elmer T. Nelson and Sons and The United Kingdom Bank of Hope Union [c. 1910] London and Edinburgh 1910 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Decorative blue cloth; art nouveau style. Attractive binding. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. The boards are bumped at the spine ends and lightly bumped at the corners. Some very pale patchy fading to the front board. The binding is firm and inner hinges are very good. Illustrated with four colour plates. Prize bookplate on the front endpaper (dated 1911). pp. 416, plates. 19.4cm. 308861 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
21 Brother and Sister Or, The Trials of the Moore Family
Lysaght, Elizabeth J. ; illustrated by Gordon Browne Blackie and Son Ltd London 1908 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
New edition stated on the title page. Edwardian pictorial cloth binding. Green cloth. Gilt titles. Lightly bumped spine ends and corners. Boards are clean. Prize presentation bookplate on the front pastedown. Some sporadic foxing. Binding is sound and firm. Hinges good. pp. 275, 32 [advertisements]. 103831 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
7 Victorian & Edwardian Oxfordshire
Chance, Eleanor Amberley Gloucestershire 2008 1848680309 / 9781848680302 Soft Cover NEW 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
New paperback, in excellent fine condition. Brand new, not previously owned. RRP 14.99. 126pp. The photographs, printed here in sepia, depict the farmer and his labourer in the countryside, the traditional industries and the interaction of the city and the university in Oxford. The home life of rich and poor, sports and pastimes, traditional country customs, religious life and education are all depicted in this collection. The text, composed of a series of extracts gathered from a variety of contemporary sources, helps to bring alive these glimpses of life in the county of a time that is only just outside living memory. 047990 
Price: 9.99 GBP

 
22 John Gibson Paton, D.D.: The Missionary Hero of the New Hebrides
Michael, Charles D. S. W. Partridge & Co., Ltd [c. 1910] Paternoster Row, London 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Green decorative cloth; art nouveau style design to the spine. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. Pages are very brown, due to acidic, poor quality, paper used for manufacture. Boards are bruised and lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners. Pale splash-type marks to the rear board. Presentation bookplate on the front endpaper and presentation inscription written on the front pastedown (dated 1914). Inner hinges are very good. pp. 160, 32 (publisher's lists). 19.3cm. 308872 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
8 The Museum's Secret (The Remarkable Adventures of Tom Scatterhorn) [SIGNED 1ST Edition]
Chancellor, Henry Oxford University Press 2008 019272083X / 9780192720832 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Signed by the author on the half-title page (no inscriptions, no dedications). A really tiny bump to the bottom corner of the front board. Otherwise excellent condition. Pictorial boards. No dust jacket, as issued by the publisher. Comes with two promotional bookmarks for the Tom Scatterhorn books included. 455pp. 'Join Tom in his breathtaking adventure in and out of time, from an Edwardian ice fair to the wastes of Mongolia, the jungles of India, and beyond'. 103130 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
23 Highways and High Seas: Cyril Harley's Adventures on Both
Moore, F. Frankfort ; with six original illustrations by Alfred Pearse Blackie and Son Limited [c.1900] 1900 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, pictorial cloth. Publication date not stated; the book was first published around 1896 and I estimate this edition is slightly later. The boards have dulled but the binding is quite firm. Rear board gilt stamped Prize Awarded by the London County Council. Prize bookplate on the front pastedown from London County Council and dated 1910; a school prize. A little foxing to pages and a few light grubby handling marks to prelims. Spine ends a little bruised and light rubs to corners of the boards. pp. vi, [2], 350, 16. Overall, a good clean copy. 106027 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
9 Women Who Have Worked and Won
Chappell, Jennie S. W. Partridge & Co., Ltd [c. 1910] Paternoster Row, London 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Pale blue decorative cloth; art nouveau style design to the spine. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. Pages are very brown, due to acidic, poor quality, paper used for manufacture. Rubs and fading to the board edges and to the spine. Boards are bruised at the spine ends, board edges and top corners. Small splash-type mark to the rear board. Quite heavy foxing to the endpapers. Inner hinges are very good. No names or inscriptions. pp. 158, 32 (publisher's lists). 19.3cm. 308878 
Price: 14.00 GBP

 
24 The Congo for Christ: The Story of the Congo Mission
Myers, John Brown S. W. Partridge & Co., Ltd [c. 1910] Paternoster Row, London 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Red decorative cloth; art nouveau style design to the spine. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. Pages are very brown, due to acidic, poor quality, paper used for manufacture. Boards are lightly bruised at spine ends and have a couple of very small marks. Prize bookplate on the front endpaper (dated 1915). Inner hinges are very good. pp. 196, 32 (publisher's lists). 19.3cm. 308874 
Price: 14.00 GBP

 
 
10 A Pirate of the Caribbees
Collingwood, Harry [William Joseph Cosens Lancaster] Griffith Farran Browne & Co. Limited [c.1910] Bow Street, Covent Garden, London 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Book Condition: Good. nd. Date of publication not stated but is c. 1900-1910. Blue pictorial cloth. Light marks and spine ends bumped. Presentation prize bookplate on the front pastedown (dated 1911). Front inner hinge is lightly cracked. Some light foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. The pages are otherwise in good, clean condition. Black and white frontis. illustration by C. J. de Lacy ; no other illustrations. A later Henry Frowde edition had more illustrations. pp. 343. 304276 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
25 William Carey, The Shoemaker who became The Father and Founder of Modern Missions
Myers, John Brown S. W. Partridge & Co., Ltd [c. 1910] Paternoster Row, London 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Red decorative cloth; art nouveau style design to the spine. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. Pages are very brown, due to acidic, poor quality, paper used for manufacture. Some light marks to the boards and minor bruising to spine ends and corners. Prize bookplate on the front pastedown (dated 1916). Foxing and light greyish marks to endpapers and pastedowns. Inner hinges are very good. pp. 160, 32(publisher's lists). 19.3cm. 308871 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
11 The Hedgehog Feast
Holden, Edith ; words by Rowena Stott Michael Joseph | Webb & Bower 1978 0718116933 / 9780718116934 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In excellent FINE unmarked condition. A lovely copy. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose clear archival film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket from further wear). 102110 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
26 William Carey, The Shoemaker who became The Father and Founder of Modern Missions
Myers, John Brown S. W. Partridge & Co., Ltd [c. 1910] Paternoster Row, London 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Mid-brown decorative cloth; art nouveau style design to the spine. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. Pages are very brown, due to acidic, poor quality, paper used for manufacture. Some small black marks to the front board. Boards are lightly bruised at spine ends. Prize bookplate on the front endpaper. Some foxing, particularly to endpapers and pastedowns. Inner hinges are very good. pp. 160, 32(publisher's lists). 19.3cm. 308870 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
12 Robin Tremayne: A Story of the Marian Persecution
Holt, Emily Sarah John F. Shaw and Co. [c. 1900] Paternoster Row, London 1900 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. Decorative cloth. Attractive design on red cloth. Bright and clean boards. Ever so slightly faded at the spine, a little bruising to spine ends and some light rubs. The binding is nice and firm. Publication date not stated. This was first published in 1872; however this copy is a later edition (stated new edition on the title page), from c. 1899-1900. Sunday School prize presentation bookplate on the front pastedown, dated 1900. The pages have significantly browned and have a distinct old paper aroma. Some light foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. Small bump to a the very edge of a few pages in the middle of the text. Floral patterned endpapers. pp. 378, 16. 105640 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
27 Sought and Saved
Paull, M. A. T. Nelson and Sons and The United Kingdom Bank of Hope Union [c. 1910] London and Edinburgh 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Decorative blue cloth; art nouveau style. Attractive binding. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. A slight forwards lean to the spine. There is a raised patch / pale stain to the approx. a fifth of the rear board (previously affected by a spillage, probably a water stain). The inner hinges are very good and the binding is quite firm, though a little shaken in a few places within the text. Prize bookplate on the front pastedown (dated 1913). Illustrated with four colour plates. pp. 396, plates. 19.4cm. 308859 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
13 The Steadfast Gabriel: A Tale of Wichnor Wood
Howitt, Mary W. & R. Chambers, Limited [c. 1889] London and Edinburgh 1889 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. Pictorial cloth. Publication date not stated but this edition is c. 1889; it was probably first published c. 1881. Illustrated with 4 plates and with engravings in the text. Full page decorative prize bookplate on the front pastedown (dated 1901). The boards are greyed, with minor marks (no significant stains). Spine ends and corners bruised and light rubs to edges. Inner hinges are very good. Small repair to frontispiece tissue guard. pp. 135. 308793 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
28 Tim's Troubles, or Tried and True
Paull, M. A. T. Nelson and Sons and The United Kingdom Bank of Hope Union [c. 1910] London and Edinburgh 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Decorative green cloth; art nouveau style. Attractive binding. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. A slight forwards lean to the spine. Boards are bumped at the spine ends. Front endpaper has been removed Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges, to prelims and occasional spots to pages. Illustrated with four colour plates. pp. 456, plates. 19.4cm. 308860 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
14 A Master of Craft
Jacobs, W. W. ; with twelve illustrations by Will Owen Methuen & Co Ltd London 1909 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Ninth edition. Pictorial brown boards. Some light marks to the boards. Spine ends bruised and rubbed. Previous owner's names and date on the front endpaper [1914]. A light superficial crack to the front inner hinge. pp. 340, + 47 Methuen catalogue pages. There is a light brown spillage mark on pages 82-83 (small-ish stain; tea or coffee). 104704 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
29 Lady Missionaries in Foreign Lands
Pitman, Mrs E. R. S. W. Partridge & Co., Ltd [c. 1910] Paternoster Row, London 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Red decorative cloth; art nouveau style design to the spine. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. Pages are very brown, due to acidic, poor quality, paper used for manufacture. Boards are lightly bruised at spine ends and have greyish marks and spotting to the board edges. Prize bookplate on the front endpaper (dated 1915). Inner hinges are very good. Some quite heavy foxing to pastedowns. pp. 160, 32 (publisher's lists). 19.3cm. 308875 
Price: 14.00 GBP

 
 
15 Grenfell of Labrador
Johnston, James S. W. Partridge & Co., Ltd [c. 1910] Old Bailey, London 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Red decorative cloth; art nouveau style design to the spine. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. Pages are very brown, due to acidic, poor quality, paper used for manufacture. Light bruises and rubs to the board edges. The front endpaper has been removed, exposing webbing to the front inner hinge. Prize bookplate on the front pastedown (dated 1915). Rear inner hinge is very good. The boards are slightly bowed. pp. 192, plates, 32 (publisher's lists). 19.3cm. 308868 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
30 Missionary Heroines in Eastern Lands: Woman's Work in Mission Fields
Pitman, Mrs E. R. S. W. Partridge & Co., Ltd [c. 1910] Paternoster Row, London 1910 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Blue decorative cloth; art nouveau style design to the spine. Publication date not stated but is c. 1910. Pages are very brown, due to acidic, poor quality, paper used for manufacture. A minor scratch to the rear board; boards are otherwise clean and bright. A presentation inscription written in pencil on the front endpaper (dated 1915). Inner hinges are very good. pp. 160, 32 (publisher's lists). 19.3cm. 308877 
Price: 14.00 GBP

 
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