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Good+ Hard Cover. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. Undated, circa early 1900's; aged end papers; textblock slightly shaken, overall very clean; binding rubbed, having moderately worn edges, corners and spine extremities; illustrated blue cloth binding, with full-length, rectangular black and white drawing of Jack on the front cover; 245pp., plus ads.
ISBN. Hardback. No dustjacket. Bound in green cloth with gray illustration of cowboys on horseback on front cover. Reading copy only, due to heavy brownspotting to edges of interior pages, evidence of glue repair on inside cover hinges, moderate to heavy bumps and rubs to cover edges. No publication date given, prob. circa turn of the century. Part One only, book continues with the volume "Jack Harkaway's Escape from the Brigands" according to last paragraph of text.
G+ No Jacket. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. Pub by Donohue, n.d. G+ or better cond. hardcover, no dj. Tan cloth over bds w/ black, blue & rust colored dec & lettering on cover & spine. Lt-mdt bumping & rubbing to wear points, lt-mdt soiling to exterior. Very slight spine-lean. Binding very slightly tender here & there, but holding well. 282pp + 2pp pub advts. Book is square, straight, tight & clean except as noted, overall G+ or better cond. We have Part 2 of this story, as well as many other Jack Harkaway titles, & we'd be happy to combine postage, or to discount for multiple purchase. Same or next day shipping. Please email any questions.
8vo "Among the Brigands" has 282 pages and 3 b/w plates, and "Escape from the Brigands has 317 pages and 1 b/w plate. pictorial cloth bindings with gilt spine titles, very good except a portion of the rear cover of "Among the Brigands" is darkened. These two volumes comprise the two volumes of the Jack Harkaway Series dealing with Jack's adventures among the brigands. -Mattson: A Collector's Guide to Hardcover Boy's Series Books, #33200-6 and 33200-7. The Harkaway were originally published as English dime novels.
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