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  • Heroic Deeds of Great Men, Jones, C. Sheridan & Miles, Alfred
  • Heroic Deeds of Great Men, Jones, C. Sheridan & Miles, Alfred
  • Heroic Deeds of Great Men, Jones, C. Sheridan & Miles, Alfred
Author Name:    Jones, C. Sheridan & Miles, Alfred

Title:   Heroic Deeds of Great Men

Binding:   Hardcover

Book Condition:   Very Good +

Jacket Condition:   good + Jacket

Publisher:   London, Paris, New York Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd. [1930]

Illustrator:   Howard Davie and Harry Payne

Seller ID:   000989

Contains 6 full colour plates and several wood-cuts within the text. There are 14 stories, each concentrating on a different hero from history and his [yes they are all men....] most significant act. So we have Wellington and Waterloo, Raleigh and the colonies, Scott's last voyage and so on. This is one of 12 books published as part of The Golden Treasury Library, edited by Capt. Edric Vredenburg, which were all uniform in size, shape and characteristic - printed on rough art paper, olive cloth cover with bevelled boards and gold blocked colour illustration paste down and gold titling to backstrip with illustrated dust jacket. 256pp. 195x130 mm. DJ has a few nicks to the edges and a tear to the front corner - all now reinforced with tape. Book - corners, top/tail backstrip bumped. Clean tight contents - feels very 'unopened'.

The Golden Treasury Library, heroes, trafalger, waterloo, raleigh, walter scott, wellington, drake, kitchener, general maude, colour plates, wood-cuts,

Price = 28.00 GBP
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