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In our Catalogue this is Booknumber J74702

Author Henty, G.A.[George Alfred Henty 1832-1902]
Title THE BRAVEST OF THE BRAVE or with Peterborough in Spain. ..with eight full-page illustrations by H.M.Paget.
PlacePub London
Publisher Blackie & Son
Date 1890 approx.
Illustrations Plates (8 as per list of illustrations) by H.M. Paget.
Description Octavo red gilt pictorial cloth shows Peterborough (in gold) on tinted horse and Jack facing towards him on the cover Spaniard on the spine (slight shelf wear to bottom edge/tips rubbed/sl.marked) All edges olivine 352pp +32pp catalogue. Name to back of FEP (Lettice Smith Bosanquet [1878-1963] noted as bridesmaid in Illustrated London News 17 July 1886) - this is one of 5 Henty early editions owned by her, with olivine edges and uniform 32pp publisher's catalogues listing Henty titles published up to 1890. Neat tight copy.
Booknumber J74702
Price Price: GBP 30.00 or USD 39.00
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