Publisher:Blackie & Son, Limited, London and Glasgow
Blackie & Son, Limited, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, Edition Unstated, Illustrated By: J. Finnemore
VIII, 9-288 pages, list of illustrations. Black-and-white Illustrated frontispiece and 2 other illustrations within the text by J. Finnemore. Light brown coloured cloth boards with green decoration to the top and bottom edges of the front panel and backstrip. Green titles to the front panel and backstrip. Bumping and slight rubbing to the backstrip edges and to the book corners. A few marks to the cloth of the boards. Browning and foxing to the text block edges. Browning, offset tanning and a few foxing spots to the endpapers and light browning to the internal text. Prize plate affixed to the free front endpaper. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, illustrator not credited with black and red titles to the front panel and the backstrip. Rubbing and chipping to the dustwrapper corners and to the backstrip edges and to the fold over panels and either side of the backstrip. Small "v" shaped pieces missing from the top left-hand corner of the front panel and to the lower left-hand corner of the same panel. There is a 0.5 " split to the top corner of the front dustwrapper fold over crease. Staining to the text block edge and to the rear fold over dustwrapper panel which has seeped through to the rear paste-down. Browning, foxing, stains and other various marks to the verso of the dustwrapper. A previous owner has supported some of the weaker areas of the dustwrapper with tape, applied to the verso of the dustwrapper, tape still in situ. Clipping of the dustwrapper, front fold over, lower right hand corner. A novel from early 20th century written for girls, with lots of daring do, set amongst the people of Cornwall. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: J. Finnemore. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children; Fiction -- Vintage ; Fiction -- Adventure ; fiction -- adolescent; Inventory No: 0107512.