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Earlyish reprint of the Author's First Juvenile book. No date, but circa 1894. The Catalogue at end of book is dated 1893/4. Red, orange black and gilt illustration/titling to the front board and spine. VERY slightly duller red to the spine, but still pretty bright.. The illustration is of crossed swords under the Authors name and with Crossed Rifles/Oars/and an Anchor through the title. All edges Bright Gilt. Decorated e/p's. There is a presentation (birthday) note in old ink on the reverse of the frontispiece, dated 1895. Black and white frontispiece with tissue guard. 374 pp + 48 pp (b/w illustrated book catalogue). Illustrated in black and white by J . B. Zwecker. (3 plates + chapter decorations). "This is the tale of young Englishmen heading out to the Argentine with their family. Their adventures include the Mexican - American War with a raid by the Pampas Indians in which their sister is abducted....." . Overall this is a Very Good Clean, Tight copy, Bright and Very Clean. Now in a new protective - removable - clear plastic cover. Further Images on request. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall
Title: Out on the Pampas or The Young Settlers
Illustrator: Illustrated by J. B. Zwecker.
Edition: Early Edition
Publisher: London, Griffith, Farran & Co: 1894
Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 001680
Keywords: History; Out On The Pampas Or The Young Settlers; G. A. Henty. Social History Writer Journalist English Interest Crimean War Boys Stories.