FIRST EDITION. Part of "Boys' Own Favourite Series". Seagoing adventure from the late 19th century, features pirates. 371 pp. with 13 pp. ads. Blue cloth boards with dark yellow and black design of boy sitting in a tree to front board, spine; gilt lettering to spine and front board. Frontis of small boy and old man speaking in a parlor, between them a model ship. Light spine lean. Moderate rubbing to extremities with tips of corners and small portion of top spinecap rubbed through to cardboard. Light sunning to spine. Light rubbing to portions of gilt on front board, spine. Light bumps to four corners. Former owner's inscription in pencil to half-title. Small marks in pencil to several pages. Signature loose with stitching visible at three spots in middle. Boards very lightly cocked. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: SALT WATER ; THE SEA LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF ...
Publisher: E.P. Dutton
Publication Date: 1882
Illustrator: Anelay, H.
Book Condition: Good Plus
Book Description Griffith and Farran, London, 1883. hardcover. Condition: Good-. 8vo. The Boys' Own Favourite Library. Reading copy. moderate/heavy edgewear with dust soiling, interior hinges split revealing webbing. pp371 +32pp adverts. roll to spine, heavily worn covers, cloth buckling and rubbed. damp effect/bleaching to base of rc. backstrip faded, discolured and rubbed with splitting starting top and base. Seller Inventory # 90000098
Book Description George Munro's Sons none listed. Hardcover. Condition: Acceptable. Hinge cracked inside front and rear covers. Binding still tight. Seller Inventory # 203114
Book Description R. E. King. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. c1880. NO CHIPPING & NO SPLITTING to CLEAN boards. Internally VERY CLEAN with NO INSCRIPTIONS. Lacking the front blank endpaper. TIGHT textblock. NO LOOSE & NO MISSING leaves. Seller Inventory # 8003
Book Description Griffith & Farran, 1111. Condition: Fair. 371 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth boards with gilt and black lettering and contains pictorial plates. Pages are slightly yellowed with moderate cracking to hinges exposing netting causing boards and few pages to be limp. Gilt to the text block edge and light foxing throughout, very light tearing to the tissue guard. Binding is firm with light corner bumping and soiling to the boards in which the rear is tanned. Spine is tanned with moderate lean and tearing to the top end. Seller Inventory # 1492167644AL
Book Description Butler Brothers. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Near very good copy. No date, circa 1880's. Seller Inventory # 4965
Book Description Griffith, Farran, Okeden & Welsh, London. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Very good tight condition, undated c1900, prize label to front pastedown, age appropriate marks and discoloration, blue decorative boards, wear to spine, four inch split to rear spine edge, corners bumped. Seller Inventory # 001834
Book Description The Epworth Press, 1915. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. The Epworth Press, c.1915. 8vo. 371pp. Pictorial hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Minor wear to boards. Presentation label on fpd. Tanning to ep's. Binding firm. DISPATCHED FROM THE UK WITHIN 24 HOURS ( BOOKS ORDERED OVER THE WEEKEND DISPATCHED ON MONDAY) BY ROYAL MAIL. ALL OVERSEAS ORDERS SENT BY AIR MAIL. Seller Inventory # mon0000573673
Book Description J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, PA, 1883. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st. 388pp.incl.adverts; HB brwn.w/dk.brwn.; rubbed&worn w/hinges cracked; PONstamps,titles; clean pages. "I can assure you that whatever you may think about the truth of these adventures, I have friends in the Navy who can vouch for most of the occurrences he has described." illus. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 035325
Book Description Condition: very good. 463 Gramm. Seller Inventory # M03861952998-V
Book Description E.P. Dutton & Co., NY. Cloth. Condition: G-. No Jacket. H. Anelay (illustrator). Fifth Thousand. 371 pp, b/w illustrations, the pages have some occasional soil and foxing, the contents are solid witha few uneven pages, the endpapers are heavily foxed and the front one has a Christmas, 1882 gift inscription, the covers are tight and have heavy wear on edges, a bumped corner and some soil. Seller Inventory # 005965