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  • Cape Town Dicky or Colonel Jack's Boy, Gift, Theo [pseud Dora Havers Boulger]  / Illustrated by Alice Havers
  • Cape Town Dicky or Colonel Jack's Boy, Gift, Theo [pseud Dora Havers Boulger]  / Illustrated by Alice Havers
  • Cape Town Dicky or Colonel Jack's Boy, Gift, Theo [pseud Dora Havers Boulger]  / Illustrated by Alice Havers
  • Cape Town Dicky or Colonel Jack's Boy, Gift, Theo [pseud Dora Havers Boulger]  / Illustrated by Alice Havers
  • Cape Town Dicky or Colonel Jack's Boy, Gift, Theo [pseud Dora Havers Boulger]  / Illustrated by Alice Havers
  • Cape Town Dicky or Colonel Jack's Boy, Gift, Theo [pseud Dora Havers Boulger]  / Illustrated by Alice Havers
Author Name:    Gift, Theo [pseud Dora Havers Boulger] / Illustrated by Alice Havers

Title:   Cape Town Dicky or Colonel Jack's Boy

Binding:   Hardcover

Book Condition:   Fair

Publisher:   London Hildesheimer & Faulkner [1888]

Illustrator:   Alice Havers & Ernest Wilson

Seller ID:   000973

Contains 15 full page chromolithograph illustrations, plus one facsimile replacement and sepia monotint illustrations on all other pages. Typically moral victorian children's story about a young boy from Cape Town who goes to live with his relatives in England after his mother dies. After a series of misadventures, including some cruelty to animals, he's rescued from death by a dog and everyone lives happily ever after. Very nicely presented with Alice Havers contributing the chromolithographs and Ernest Wilson [EW] responsible for the monotints which appear on every page.The text is printed within a tan block on each page. Paper covered glazed boards with tan cloth backstrip. Illustrations on both boards with gilt decoration to upper. 255x190mm. 64pp. Corners worn; edges and top / tail of backstrip rubbed. Front & rear hinges cracked but binding holding. Contents clean. Unfortunately one of the original colour illustrations is missing and this has been replaced by a double sided facsimile replacement of the entire page. This is what makes the overall grading 'fair', othewise the contents is really Good Plus.

chromolithograph, victorian, alice havers, dora havers, theo gift,



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