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Our Young Aeroplane Scouts in Russia

By Porter, Horace

New York: A.L. Burt Company, 1915 Very good condition except light wear to head of spine and tiny flecks of foxing to edges. Internet says this series known for accurate information about aerial warfare. "No. 5" in ink on first free endpaper suggests its order in series. No other writing. 252 pp. plus ads for Big Five Motorcycle Boys, Bronco Rider Boys, Boy Scout, and Boy Spies Series.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by J. Watson Davis. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.

$15.00

Trail Rangers' Manual; C.S.E.T.
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Trail Rangers' Manual; C.S.E.T.

By Committee on C.S.E.T. Of the YMCA of Canada

Y.M.C.A. Of Canada, 1918 Canadian Standard Efficiency Training for Trail Rangers (Boys 12-13-14 Years of Age). Participants are Church of England in Canada, The Methodist Church, Presbyterian Church in Canada, Baptist Convention of Ontario and Quebec, and the Canadian Council of Provincial Sunday School Associations. 372 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Leonard Rossell. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.

$20.00

The Wolf Cry
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The Wolf Cry

By Snell, LeRoy W.

New York: Cupples and Leon, 1934 Orange cloth on boards. Book very good. DJ edgeworn and corner-chipped. One of a series of stories which takes place in Northwest Canada. Pierce, a young Mountie just transferred from down South, is surprised when his new boss wants him to change out of his scarlet uniform ! 211 pp. The "This is my book" page is clean.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

The Rambler Club's Motor Car
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The Rambler Club's Motor Car

By Sheppard, W. Crispin

Philadelphia: Penn Publishing Co., 1924 Maroon cloth on boards. The Rambler Club was formed at Kingswood, Wisconsin, some time ago. Now, three members of the club have reached Chicago on their way home after a trip up the Hudson River. There are nine additional titles credited to this author on the title page. 308 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by The Author. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$30.00

The Shell-Hunters
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The Shell-Hunters

By Stables, Dr. Gordon

London: R.T.S. Office Red cloth fading to pink on boards. Clean and sound. 255 pp. No reviews found. Eph and Joce are 16-year-old cousins in Scotland. Joce's father, a pearl fisher, invites the boys to go with him on his boat, the Diadem. One of the boys already has a prize piece of cairngorm, a semi-precious stone.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by A. Pearce. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

Bomba the Jungle Boy at the Giant Cataract
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Bomba the Jungle Boy at the Giant Cataract

By Rockwood, Roy

New York: Cupples & Leon Company, 1926 DJ in two pieces, laid in. Alligators, jaguars, and snakes threaten Bomba in this early story. This is My Book page is clean. Nick to bottom of front cover. 204 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. Illus. by W.S. Rogers. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

The Master of the Shell
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The Master of the Shell

By Reed, Talbot Baines

London: The R.T.S. Office Green cloth on boards. DJ edge-chipped. Front and rear endpapers heavily foxed. Text clean and readable. Parish libray stamps. Full of British schoolboy slang. 316 pp. Note: We have another copy listed.. Hard Cover. Good/Good Minus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

Plain Papers for Young Believers
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Plain Papers for Young Believers

By Schofield, A.T. (M.D.)

New York: Loizeaux Brothers, 1945 Dark blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Stamp of Bible Truth Depot, St. Louis, MO, on title page. The author attempts to explain difficult terms to young readers, with limited success. 160 pp.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

Yankee Boy
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Yankee Boy

By Scholefield, Edmund O.

New York: World Publishing Co., 1971 Illustrated hardcover. Author is William Edmund Butterworth, III, who gained much experience in military settings. As a boy growing up with guns in Ohio country I found several points at which I would differ with suggested procedures for handling guns. The artist has pictured a semi-automatic shotgun where the text suggests either a pump action or an over-and-under should be. 154 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Lewis W. Gordon. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Over the Hurdles
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Over the Hurdles

By Maum, Emmett

Cleveland , OH: World Publishing Co., 1940 Green cloth on boards. DJ chipped headand foot. No writing. Larry Craven has his eye on the Olympics, for high and low hurdles. Billy Paschal has his eye on Larry, in order to hold him back. 248 pp.. First Edition (No Additional Printings. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$30.00

The Boy Allies at Jutland; Or, The Greatest Naval Battle of History
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The Boy Allies at Jutland; Or, The Greatest Naval Battle of History

By Drake, Ensign Robert L.

New York: A.L. Burt Company, 1917 Illustrated grey cloth on boards. Cover shows four sailors watching two ships at sea. Jack and Frank get to ride aboard the Queen Mary. Book is exceptionally clean, with no writing or damage. 255 pp.. First Edition (No Additional Printings. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by J. Watson Davis Frontispiece. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

The Play Lady; A Story for Other Girls
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The Play Lady; A Story for Other Girls

By Pratt, Ella Farman

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., 1900 Beige cloth backed in green cloth on boards. Gift note. A sad beginning - Sybil's mother dies while all the children of the neighbourhood are gathering arbutus to decorate the church for Easter. The rest of the book shows that this is a sensible, family-oriented story in which Sybil learns to survive despite her loss. 132 pp.. First Edtion (No Additional printing). Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Blown to Bits or The Lonely Man of Rankata (A Tale of the Malay Archipelago)
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Blown to Bits or The Lonely Man of Rankata (A Tale of the Malay Archipelago)

By Ballantyne, R.M.

London: James Nisbet & Co., 1889 Fully illustrated red cloth on boards. Minor corner and edge wear, and lightly cracked hinges. Gift note dated 1889. In the words of a reviewer for The Academy, this is Ballantyne's best work. Much more than a novel for juveniles, it provides an all-round understanding of the 1883 explosion of the Krakatoa volcano. There is romance and comic relief, too, as Nigel meets Winnie. It might best be described as one of those "shots heard around the world." 438 pp.. First Edition (No Additional printings). Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by The Author. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$75.00

The Quest of Mary Selwyn; A Sequel to  "Uncle Frank's Mary"
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The Quest of Mary Selwyn; A Sequel to "Uncle Frank's Mary"

By "Clementia", Sister of Mercy Mary Edward

New York: Benziger Brothers, Inc., 1917 Dark green cloth on boards. Title in black, framed by florals. Author is believed to be the head Sister of St. Patrick's Academy, Chicago, who was credited with a previous copyright to the title," Nancy", in 1911. DJ also by Charles Chambers is Very Good, with no writing or tears and only light surface wear and hand soil. Book could be rated Near Fine except for removed small address label on first free endpaper. Mary tells her uncle that she wants to make her first Communion at Lourdes. This book is on consignment, so our 20% discount to booksellers does not apply. 245 pp. An alternate name for this author was Agnes Feehan.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Charles Chambers Frontispiece. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$1000.00

Bomba the Jungle Boy Among the Slaves
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Bomba the Jungle Boy Among the Slaves

By Rockwood, Roy

New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1953 Tweed pattern paper on boards. Bomba shoots a tapir with the rifle he has just acquired. Captured by the jungle savages, he escapes. Bomba helps to rescue the slaves. 210 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

The Girl Scouts' Canoe Trip
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The Girl Scouts' Canoe Trip

By Lavell, Edith

New York: A. L. Burt Co., Publishers, 1922 Pansy Troop is made up of boarding school girls. Only one of them has been in a canoe before. Now they have the use of five brand new canoes. One of the girls suggests a race, which seems to bring out the competitive spirit in the others. 237 pp. Previous owner's name. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$25.00

Baseball Joe at Yale
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Baseball Joe at Yale

By Chadwick, Lester

New York: Cupples & Leon Company, 1913 Blue cloth on boards. Libray bookplate and stamp. Tiny puncture to spine. Third title in the series lists to itself opposite Contents page. Alternate title is Pitching for the College Championship. As Joe gets settled in at Yale, he has his sights set on pitching. Will he get the chance? 248 pp.. First (Lists to Itself Inside Book). Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

A Race for Life; And Other Tales
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A Race for Life; And Other Tales

London: Religious Tract Society Blue cloth on boards. Nine short stories by various authors. Three splashes of light green paint to spine. Library bookplate and stamps. Stories are: A Race for Life; The Russian Lottery Ticket; The Clock We Were All Ashamed Of; The Young Fisherman of Heligoland; The Power of Music; The Flying Leap; David the Scholar; The Foundling of the Fens; and Anson Gregg's Wedding. 316 pp.. Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Various Artists.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

In the Reign of Terror
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In the Reign of Terror

By Henty, G.A.

Toronto: William Briggs, 1896 Brown cloth on boards. Gift note dated '97. Another story set in the French Revolution. Front hinge showing strain but not broken. Eight b/w illustrations. 351 pp.. First Canadian Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by J. Schonberg. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$100.00

The Boy and the Sunday School (Boy Life Series)
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The Boy and the Sunday School (Boy Life Series)

By Alexander, John L.

New York: Association Press, 1913 Blue cloth on boards. Church library stamps. Dated, but still pregnant with ideas for organizing young men in religious programs. "Minstrel show" not recommended, but there are other ideas for activities aplenty. Keep the fourfold nature of life in focus. Start from scratch if you have to - and keep scratching ! 284 pp.. First( No Additional Printings). Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Charts. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

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