Henty, G. A.; Tracy, Louis;Arnold, E. L.; Ferryman, Lt. Col. A. F. Mockler et al
Hazard and Heroism
W. & R. Chambers Limited
W. H. C. Groome R.B.A.
Contains 15 stories, five by Henty, and 8 monochrome plates [including frontispiece] by Groome. Stories include: The Wreck on the Goodwins, The Thug's Revenge and A Fishwife's Dream. This is a true first edition [with 6 previous companion volumes identified on prelim]. 403 + 32pp. 19x13.5 cm. Red cloth binding with black and gilt illustration and tiltling to upper board and spine and bevelled boards. 32 pp of book adverts at rear. Personal dedication on prelim from 1904. Corners, top/tail backstrip bumped. Some marking / rubbing to lower board and backstrip slightly faded. Text block edge a bit dusty. Binding tight and contents clean and fresh.
boys adventure stories, children's, illustrated, henty, tracy, ferryman,