Adventures in Field, Flood, and Forest
London, Blackie. 1900, First Edition. Hardcover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 256 pages plus 4 full-page plates, plus a 32-page publisher's list at the back of the book. Undated, but a typical late-Victorian book of adventure stories for boys and girls, all taken from true events. Includes the story of the Keeper of the Old Eddystone Lighthouse, Life Among the North American Indians, At Sea in a Small Boat, etc. Lightly tanned and aged on edges, previous owner's stamp in front, all in blue cloth with the title gold-embossed on front cover and spine, plus a drawing and floral decoration on front cover. Cloth slightly bumped at corners, spine faded, with slight handling wear at head and foot of spine, but still a handsome copy. Very Good/Not Issued with a Dust-Jacket.
Soldridge Books Ltd.Professional seller
Book number: 11098
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.36 | JP¥ 716]
Keywords: Victorian Childrens Adventure-Story Eddystone-Lighthouse North-American-Indian Red-Indian Lighthouse-Keeper