George Alfred Henty (1832-1902), was a prolific English novelist, special correspondent, and Imperialist. He is best known for his historical ...Show synopsisGeorge Alfred Henty (1832-1902), was a prolific English novelist, special correspondent, and Imperialist. He is best known for his historical adventure stories that were popular in the late 19th century.Hide synopsis
Description:Near Fine. N.d. (circa 1890). Hardcover in brown cloth...Near Fine. N.d. (circa 1890). Hardcover in brown cloth decorated in black and with gilt spine lettering. 401 pp. With four full page iplates, maps. Early pirated edition of Henty's tale of the early days of the Dutch republic. A tight, generally fine example, one rear corner bumped; ownership signature on first blank and abit of foxing to the edges of the text block.
Description:Brown, Maynard. Fair. No Jacket. Book Red cloth pictorial cover...Brown, Maynard. Fair. No Jacket. Book Red cloth pictorial cover with title and author in black on silver, drum, knapsack, rifle, spears, sword, battle axes, artillery sponge in silver. 7.5 x 5 inches, 401 pages plus 16 pages of publisher's advertisements, front and back hinges broken but clean text, inscription in pencil on front fly leaf.
Description:Illustrated by Brown, Maynard. Very Good. Pre-1900 Edition....Illustrated by Brown, Maynard. Very Good. Pre-1900 Edition. Gray cloth with pictures of Infrantrymen and a boy steering a ship. Usual age related wear, but overall a solid copy. One plate detached and edgeworn.; 1.2 x 7.5 x 5 Inches; 382 pages; This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.
Description:Fair. No Dustjacket. 384 pages. No dust jacket. Ex-library....Fair. No Dustjacket. 384 pages. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Blue cloth hardcover, with titling on front and spine. Lightly tanned pages with fair tanning and slight foxing on fore-edge. Hinges are very slightly cracked, ffep is missing, yet other pages remain tight. Light foxing on opening-closing pages. Inscriptions and stamps on rear of frontispiece. Boards are fair, very slight rub markings on front and back, fair bumping and surface wear on corners and spine ends, with light sunning on spine.
Description:5 1/2" x 7 1/2" Very good condition; first american edition;...5 1/2" x 7 1/2" Very good condition; first american edition; text tight and clean; previous owner's name on first free end page; boards bumped and rubbed; top and tail of spine worn; spine cocked; text block edges foxed; hinges started.
Description:Good. Henty, G. A. By Pike And Dyke: A Tale of The Rise of The...Good. Henty, G. A. By Pike And Dyke: A Tale of The Rise of The Dutch Republic. London: Blackie & Son, c. 1892. 384pp. Illustrated. 8vo. Book condition: Good, with slightly rolled spine. Very light bumping to spine ends and upper corners, and very light rubbing to extremities. Minor spotting to rear cover. Weak hinges. In mylar..
Description:Fair. No Dustjacket. 384 pages. No dust jacket. Blue pictorial...Fair. No Dustjacket. 384 pages. No dust jacket. Blue pictorial boards with gilt titles. Pages have tanning, thumb marking to the edges, with light foxing and inscriptions on the half title pages. Boards have rub wear to edges, bumping to spine ends and corners, with soiling to the surfaces.
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