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    Lot of Six Illustrated Adventure Novels.

    All titles in generally very good condition unless otherwise noted. Titles include: Jules Verne. A Journey of the Centre of the Earth. New York: Scribner, Armstrong & Co., [n.d.]. Illustrations. Binding cocked; extremities worn. Good. [and:] Robert J. Burdette. Chimes From a Jester's Bells - Stories and Sketches. Indianapolis: The Bowen-Merrill Company, 1897. Illustrations by Louis Braunhold. First edition. Gold, white and black-stamped red pictorial cloth. Top edge gilt. Very minimal wear to edges. An absolutely beautiful book in fine condition. [and:] S. R. Keightley. The Pikemen, A Romance of the Ards of Down. New York: Brentano's, 1903. First edition. Illustrations. Small stain to bottom of front board and to bottom page edges. [and:] Louis Tracy. The Great Mogul. New York: Edward J. Clode, 1905. Presumed first edition. Illustrations by J. C. Chase. Blue pictorial cloth. Extremities rubbed. [and:] John Arthur Barry. Sea Yarns. London: W. & R. Chambers, 1910. Color illustrations by Charles Pears. Attractive blue and gold pictorial boards. [and:] John Luther Langworthy. The Bird Boys Among the Clouds, or Young Aviators In a Wreck. Chicago: M. A. Donohue & Company, [1912]. Illustrated frontispiece. Presumed first edition. Light blue pictorial cloth. Foxing to outer binding. Spine sunned.


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    16th-18th Thursday-Saturday
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