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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 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.

Orange pictorial cloth boards with black lettering on front cover and spine.
Frontispiece: "Running Wolf's farewell."
Author of "Three Bears and Gwen," "Phyllis in France," "Stranded in Belgium," etc. - Tp.
Publisher's catalogue follows text.…

Red pictorial boards and spine with gilt lettering to front board and spine ; inscribed on front endpaper.
"Sixth impression." - Tp.
Author of "By Canoe and Dog-Train," etc. -- Tp.
Frontispiece: "Good missionary, but him lost the trail."…

original cream cloth binding, colour pictorial dust jacket.
Physical Description: ix, 134 p., illustrated by William Wheeler"

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..

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"

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.

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…

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 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."…

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