The School-Boy Explorers - or - Among the Ruins of Yucatan by Howard Austin: "Rushing to the very edge of the steep descent, Harry waved his arms frantically, at the same time shouting aloud with all the strength of his lungs. The fire behind him revealed his figure with startling plainness to those in the boat." Extremely rare edition in VG+. Still vibrant colors on the pictorial wraps, including the white background on both front and rear covers. Sun darkened along fore-edge, some spotting and small stains along top edge. Some small chips, closed tears and discoloration. Protected in mylar sleeve. Semi-monthly magazine for boys (later a weekly) containing a complete adventure story in each issue. Stories are set in a range of historical periods and geographic locales and feature soldiers, engineers, explorers, and trappers among the lead characters. Series includes the continuing adventures of inventor Jack Wright, who uses his inventions to track down criminals and rescue those in distress across the globe. Published from 1898 to 1929. -- Stanford University Library. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Pluck and Luck # 26 -- November 30, 1898
Publisher: Frank Tousey
Publication Date: 1898
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Very Good
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