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Henty, G. A. & Louis Tracy; Harold Bindloss; Edwin Lester Arnold; Lt. -Col. A. F. Mockler-Ferryman Listings

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1 Henty, G. A. & Louis Tracy; Harold Bindloss; Edwin Lester Arnold; Lt. -Col. A. F. Mockler-Ferryman Hazard & Heroism
London W. & R. Chambers 1904 First Edition Original Cloth Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Groome, W. H. C. 
(viii), 403, (1) pages + frontis + 7 plates. Pink cloth covers with illustration and lettering and red, gilt, black, and white on spine and front board. Bevelled edges to boards. Cloth covers clean. Prize label on front endpaper. No splitting to hinges. Minor spotting to page edges. Includes the fictional narrative "Finding of the White Lama : A Story of Tibet" by Lt. -Col. A. F. Mockler-Ferryman. The story is set in Ladakh. An English officer on a shooting expedition is thought to have drowned on a river crossing. He has not drowned but instead stumbled across the secret of a white "English Lama" living at the Hemis monastery.; 12mo 
Price: 141.75 NZD
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2 Henty, G. A. In the Hands of the Cave-Dwellers
London Blackie & Son First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Good dust jacket 
Owner's inscription dated 1930. Some spotting to page edges. A 1 1/2" chip to top corner of front panel of dust wrapper. Dampstains to outer margin of front panel of dust wrapper. 2/3" tear and 1/2" chip at head of dust wrapper spine. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; No date (1920's). 174 pages + colour frontis. Light brown cloth boards with blue swallow pattern. Dimensions: 7" x 4 5/8". Dust wrapper has printed price of "1/6 net" on front flap. Rear panel of dust wrapper has advertisement for "Blackie's Library for Boys and Girls". ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 47.25 NZD
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3 Henty, G. A. The Dash for Khartoum
London Blackie [c1935] 0575018674 / 9780575018679 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Sunday School prize label dated 1942 tipped in at front endpaper. Some spots of foxing to page edges. Dust-jacket with some foxing, a small 1/4" chip at corner. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover.; No date [c1935]. 382 pages + black-and-white frontispiece + 3 black-and-white plates. 4 small maps within the pagination. Brown boards with yellow illustrations on spine. Page dimensions: 181 x 119mm. Number 43 in the series, with "43" printed on dust-jacket spine. Rear panel of dust-jacket with advertisement for "The New Henty Library". 
Price: 60.75 NZD
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