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  • Collection: Children's Literature Collection

Green cloth binding with coloured pictorials on front cover and spine. At ahead of title: Canada Series.
Frontispiece: ""The Albatross is on fire!""
Frontispiece and full page plates included in pagination.
Plates printed on one side…

Original brown cloth binding, dust jacket, presentation bookplate on front free endpaper pasted in.
Physical Description: 96 p. : illustrations by the author

original green cloth binding, black and gold lettering on front cover, gold lettering on spine. Blind stamped illustration on front cover and spine.
Physical Description: 160 p., [3] leaves of plates : 3 ill. ; 19 cm.

Added illustrated t.p. counted as a plate
Physical Description: 402, [2] leaves of plates, incl. front. : 2 col. ill. ; 19 cm.

original red pictorial cloth binding, gilt stamped, black and gilt lettering.
Physical Description: viii, 276 p., [1] leaf of plates : 1 illustrated by H. Winthrop Peirce ; 20 cm.

Grey pictorial cloth boards with titles on front cover and spine.
Author of "The Mystery Term" "Ann's Great Adventure," "The Island of Secrets." - Tp.
Physical Description: 319 pages ; [4] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 19 cm

No dust jacket. Hardcover. Blue cloth cover illustrated with black, red & cream picture of Deerfoot with a gun, on front cover.
Picture of Deerfoot with a bow & arrow on spine.
Col. frontispiece: "Dropping from the back of the horse the Shawanoe…

Original brown cloth binding ; pictorial scene of a native in the wilderness on front cover ; black lettering on front cover and spine.
Author of "Back to Life," "Decoyed," etc. - Tp.
Frontispiece: "He felt the creature's hot breath on his neck."…

165 p., [8] leaves of plates : illustration by J. R. Seavey

rebound quarter green cloth with marbled boards, gilt tooling and lettering on spine.
Inscription dated 1904 on front free endpaper.
Physical Description: 324 p. : ill. ; 16 cm..

Frontispiece: "Betty and Betsy."
Frontispiece with tissue guard.
Frontispiece and full page plates included in pagination. Plates printed on one side only.
Includes table of contents. Illustrated endpapers.
Physical Description: 111 pages :…

Original brown cloth binding with pictorial scene on front cover and spine.
Author of "The Romance of Commerce." - Tp. Frontispiece: "Being somewhat weary from their exertions, they were resting for a few minutes."
Physical Description: vi, 361…

Original brown cloth binding, dust jacket.
Physical Description: 99 p. : col. Illustrated by Dennis Hutchins ; 24 cm.

red boards with black lettering on cover and spine: pictorial scene of Iroquois running along the lake.
Physical Description: 256 pages : illustrations by Alfred Pearse ; [7] leaves of plates ; 19 cm"

original blue cloth binding, printed black illustrations on front cover and spine, lettering in black.
Frontispiece by Arthur Twidle.
Physical Description: 253 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm

Turquoise boards ; title in red ; illustration of a franc-tireur holding a sword on the front and an indian standing/paddling a canoe on the spine.
"The romance of the world / edited by Herbert Strang" - Tp.
Frontispiece: "The capture of…

original green cloth binding, printed images on front and spine, lettering in green. Inscription on front free endpaper.
Endpaper illustrations by W. G. Easton.
Colour illustrations by W. R. S. Stott.
Green cloth boards with colour cover and spine…

Includes signature dated 1894 on front paste-down.
Original green pictorial cloth binding.
Physical Description: 224 p., [3] leaves of plates : 3 ill. ; 19 cm.