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The Manor House. A Novel
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The Manor House. A Novel

By Hall, S. E.

London: Jarrold & Sons, 1904. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine; Spine rubbed, corners bumped. Soiling to lower board.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Green pictorial cloth boards with gilt titles. S. Elizabeth Hall was a prolific writer of the 19th Century authoring over 250 books. All of her books are very scarce as she has now fallen out of favour. ; 286 pages.

$10.28

Goblin Island
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Goblin Island

By Oxenham, Elsie Jeanette

London & Glasgow: Collins Clear Type Press, 1907. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good; Spine rubbed and corners bumped. Picture to spine almost entirely lost.. Illustrated by T. H. Robinson. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Red cloth boards with gilt titles black board and colour inlaid picture to outer margin of upper board and to spine. All edges gilt. Colour pictorial endpapers. OXENHAM, Elsie Jeanette, pseud. [i. E. Elsie Jeanette Dunkerley. ]; 316 pages.

$20.57

The Worried Housekeeper, And Other Sermons
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The Worried Housekeeper, And Other Sermons

By Talmage, Rev. Dr. De Witt

London: James Blackwood & Co, 1878. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine; Spine rubbed, corners bumped. Gilt bright.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Brown cloth boards with black decoration and gilt titles. ; Of Thoughful Books; 170 pages.

$10.28

The New Sunday School Teachers' Biblical Dictionary:  A Compendium of Information on the Principal Subjects Refered to in the Holy Scriptures: Arranged for Ready Reference and Illustrated with Woodcuts. with an Introduction by Rev. J. F. Kitto
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The New Sunday School Teachers' Biblical Dictionary: A Compendium of Information on the Principal Subjects Refered to in the Holy Scriptures: Arranged for Ready Reference and Illustrated with Woodcuts. with an Introduction by Rev. J. F. Kitto

By Kitto, J. F.

London: Elliot Stock, 1882. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Poor; Joints broken, spine very worn. Inscription to first free endpaper. Reading copy only.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Gilt and black decorated green cloth boards. ; 1220 pages; 1.

$10.28

The Twa Miss Dawsons
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The Twa Miss Dawsons

By Robertson, Margaret

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1896. Hardcover. Good; Spine rubbed and sunned. Corners bumped. Cloth faded. School prize plate to front past-down.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Original publishers Beige pictorial cloth. All edges gilt. Patterned endpapers. Publishers' advertisments at the end. By the Author of "The Bairns," "Christie Redfern's Troubles," "Frederica And Her Guardians," Etc. Margaret Murray Robertson (1823-1897) was born in Scotland and in 1832 emmigrated to the United States. In 1836 she moved to Quebec in Canada where she taught at the Sherbrooke Acadamy. In 1864 she wrote," An Essay on Common School Education" her first published work and would go on to write 12 novels. ; 350 pages; 1.

$34.28

The Wide World Reciter. Containing the Newest Choicest Selections of Every Style and Description. from the Best English and American Authors
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The Wide World Reciter. Containing the Newest Choicest Selections of Every Style and Description. from the Best English and American Authors

By Various

London: Milner and Company, Limited, 1890. Hardcover. Good; Spine faded and rubbed. Corners bumped. Upper and lower hinges cracked but still connected. Inscription to endpaper. Foxing throughout.. 12mo. Red decorative cloth boards with titles to upper board and spine. Frontispiece. Circa. 1900 collection of literature, poems and recitals. ; 288 pages; 1.

$3.43

Tatty A Study of a Young Girl
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Tatty A Study of a Young Girl

By Fraser, Peter

London: Anthony Treherne & Co. , Limited, 1901. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair; The boards are appropriately, "Tatty". Corners bumped. Spine split and frayed at both ends with some loss. Gift inscription to first free endpaper. Some foxing. 2 inch tear to page 3.. 8vo. Colour pictorial boards on a blue background. Titles to spine and upper board. ; 284 pages; 1.

$3.43

The Children Of Abbotsmuir Manse By the Author of "Nelly's Teachers, " Etc. Etc.
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The Children Of Abbotsmuir Manse By the Author of "Nelly's Teachers, " Etc. Etc.

By Gray, Louisa May

London Edinburgh And New York: T. Nelson and Sons, 1883. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good; Corners and spine rubbed. Spine faded. School prize bookplate to upper endpaper. Foxing mostly to endpapers and edges.. 12mo. Royal blue cloth boards with gilt stamped titles and decoration to spine and upper board. ; The Golden Crown Series of Books for the Young; B&W Illustrations; 261 pages; 1.

$3.43

The Straw-cutters Daughter And The Portrait In My Uncle's Dining-room Translated from the French by Lady Georgiana Fullerton
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The Straw-cutters Daughter And The Portrait In My Uncle's Dining-room Translated from the French by Lady Georgiana Fullerton

By Navery, Raoul De. & Reybaud, Madame C.

London: Burns and Oates, Limited, 1896. Hardcover. Very Good; Corners and spine gently rubbed. Foxing to endpapers and page edges.. 12mo. Grey cloth boards with gilt titles to spine and upper board together with floral decoration. ; 237 pages; [La Fille au coupeur de paille. ] The Straw-Cutter's Daughter (by R. De Navery) and The Portrait in my Uncle's Dining-Room (by Madame C. Reybaud). ; 1.

$6.86

The Strand Magazine An Illustrated Monthly. July to December
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The Strand Magazine An Illustrated Monthly. July to December

By Newnes, George. editor

London: George Newnes Limited, 1894. Hardcover. Poor; Some foxing. Corners bumped. Spine frayed everywhere, hinges very weak.. 8vo. Original publishers decorative cloth. ; B&W Illustrations; 662 pages; 1.

$6.86