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Boys Interests Vereston Series
1 Boys Interests Vereston Series
London D L M S First Edition Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 8 Inches 
Collection of boys adventure stories from various writers with illustrations from several artists. Stories by George Surrey, Lawrence R Bourne, H Elrington, Claude E Benson, John Sweet, Hugh Orton. Illustrators include Terence Cuneo and Edgar Norfield. Pages not numbered but there must be just over 100 on thick paper, browned on edges due to quality of paper used, endpapers browned all over, outer covers worn on edges. Not dated looks around the 1930s. A pleasing copy of a beautifully illustrated book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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2 Conan the Barbarian Annual Film Tie in
London Marvel Comics international Limited 0862270952 / 9780862270957 Illustrated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 28.5 x 19.5 Cms 
Book of Conan the Barbarian with comic strip story in colour followed by details of the film with Arnold Scwarzenrgger and James Earl Jones, many colour photographs from the film. 62 pages in bright clean condition, outer covers in bright clean condition a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Radio Fun Annual 1950
3 Radio Fun Annual 1950
London The Amalgamated Press Ltd 1950 First Edition, First Printing Illustrated Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Radio fun Annual for 1950 contains cmic strip stories and adventure stories with all the stars of the period, Arthur Askey, Roy Rogers, Vera Lynn, Jimmy Durante and many more. Pages are overall bright and clean with just some very small occasional foxing spots, 190 pages slight split to paper on inner rear hinge but binding is sound, some wear to edges of outer boards, small split to cloth spine at rear. Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of an collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 17.99 GBP
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The New Spaceways Comic Annual Number1
4 The New Spaceways Comic Annual Number1
London The Popular Press Ltd 1954 First Edition Illustrated Boards Fair No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Number one of this annual with stories of Zip Daly, Swift Morgan, Plastic Man Roy Carson and others,157 pages with just a few light marks and a few small tears to edges but overall clean and bright. Book belongs to box neatly filled in, outer covers are rubbed and worn, though not perfect still a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Rupert Adventure Book No. 44, Alfred Bestall
5 Alfred Bestall Rupert Adventure Book No. 44
London Daily Express 1961 First Edition Illustrated paper Covers Very Good No Jacket Paper Covers 9 x 7 Inches Alfred Bestall 
Rupert bear adventure book paper covers, 20 pages in very bright clean condition, windmill maze page looks as if it has been completed in pencil and the rubbed out leaving faint outline of penciling in a few places. Some neat woding in ink along inside front cover in blank margin To Jenny with love from John. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 29.95 GBP
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Burst Tyres, Alfred Edgar
6 Alfred Edgar Burst Tyres
London John Hamilton Ltd Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
Juvenile fictional adventure story from the Ace series of books, 223 pages in overall clean condition just some light browning to endpapers and occasional foxing spots to a few pages and outer edges of pages, Four full page B/w illustrations,all present as listed. NO dustwrapper, outer boards have a few light marksand slight fade to spine, small split to front outer hinge of the spine. Not dated published in 1930s, a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Scrub Fire, Anne De Roo
7 Anne De Roo Scrub Fire
London Heinemann 1977 First Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 22.5 X14.5 Cms 
An adventure story of three children lost in the bush of New Zealand how they survived and the perils they faced. 106 pages first edition, book and wrapper in very bright clean condition. SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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The Pony Express the Record of a Romantic Adventure in Business, Arthur Chapman
8 Arthur Chapman The Pony Express the Record of a Romantic Adventure in Business
New York G P Putnam's Sons 1932 First Edition Boards Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches 
Very informative book on the history of the Pony Express, 319 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is a little darkened on spine and rear of wrapper, a little worn along top edges especially top of spine where there are some small creases and tiny tears,not price clipped. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 29.99 GBP
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Jonathan Kane's Jungle Run, Barrie, Alexander SIGNED
9 Barrie, Alexander SIGNED Jonathan Kane's Jungle Run
London Frederick Muller Limited 1977 0584630387 / 9780584630381 First Edition Boards Good Plus Good Plus Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Paul Wright Inscribed By Author
Action adventure story of 13 year old Jonathan Kane, 179 pages with several full page line drawings by Paul wright. Book is bright and clean just light browning to pages as usual due to quality of paper used, outer covers are a little marked at bottom from contact with water at some time this is quite light. dustwrapper is bright and clean on outside with light blue staining on bottom inside frm th boards as described earlier, a little worn along edges with a few very small closed tears on edges. INSCRIBED by ALEXANDER BARRIE on title page Charles here is Jonno again still good friends with Charlie regards Sandy (Alexander Barrie) June 1977. A pleasing copy especially with inscription SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Gimlet Lends a Hand, Capt W E Johns
10 Capt W E Johns Gimlet Lends a Hand
Leicester The Brockhampton Press 1949 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches Leslie Stead 
First edition of this King of the Commandos adventure story by Captain W E Johns of Biggles fame. 189 pages in very bright clean condition, 4 B/w illustrations,all present as listed, dustwrapper is also bright and clean, lightly rubbed and worn on edges with a couple of tiny chips, not price clipped, outer boards are bright with a few light marks. A nice example of this collectable first edition SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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11 Capt. W. E. Johns Biggles Breaks the Silence
London Brockhampton Press First Pictorial Card Very Good Hardcover 14 x 13.5 Cms Kay 
48 pp a biggles story told in pictures, illustrations in blue, black and white filling two thirds of each page the rest being the text of the story. The book is in excellent condition, an ex publisher's file copy, just file number in biro on front A 163, very clean, bright and tight. No date 1/9 net printed on back. PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE VIA EMAIL on request. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Biggles in the Jungle, Captain W E Johns
12 Captain W E Johns Biggles in the Jungle
London Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press 1947 Reprint Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches Terence Cuneo 
Reprint of this Biggles adventure story in Oxford Aviator series jacket, see image. 191.pages in very bright clean condition, 4 B/w illustrations by Terence Cuneo,,all present as listed, light browning to endpapers and to outer edges of pages NOT inside. Dustwrapper is bright and clean just a few tiny closed tears to extreme edges, illustration of a train book on inside of wrapper, usual for this period to save paper after the War other wrappers were printed on reverse... A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Biggles Sees Too Much, Captain W E Johns
13 Captain W E Johns Biggles Sees Too Much
Leicester Brockhampton Press 1970 0340042362 / 9780340042366 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
First edition of sought after Biggles book 156 pp Book very good, just on front endpaper top right corner has been neatly cut at an angle, this is a triangular piece missing, sides around corner measuring 4.5 cms and 2.5 cms , side opposite 5cms long This does not detract from book, when viewed from between boards pages have very light brown spots to edges of pages these do not appear inside book. Wrapper is bright and clean just little light creasing and rubbing top of spine and along edges, not price clipped. Overall a very bright pleasing copy. (SEE IMAGE) DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 235.00 GBP
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The Fifth Quarter, Chesher, Kim SIGNED
14 Chesher, Kim SIGNED The Fifth Quarter
London Hamish Hamilton 1976 0241893038 / 9780241893036 First Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Inscribed By Author
First edition of this historical adventure story,174 pages in bright clean condition just some light browning to front endpaper where dustwrapper flaps have lain. INSCRIBED by KIM CHESHER on front endpaper Mr and Mrs Westaway love and best wishes Kim Chesher 11 Jan 1976. Dustwrapper is a little browned but an attractive copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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15 Christopher Beck The Crimson Aeroplane a Thrilling Story of Adventure in the Clouds and on the Earth
London C Arthur Pearson Reprint Illustrated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
Collectable adventure story with planes and cars. Not dated looks around 1920s 1930s states second impression. 256 pages in bright clean condition just some light overall browning to last page and half title page, slanted crease on contents page looks as if it was done when published quite minor. Outer illustrated boards are lightly rubbed on edges, a very attractive copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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Dan Dare Pilot of the Future the Man from Nowhere, Compiled By Mike  Higgs
16 Compiled By Mike Higgs Dan Dare Pilot of the Future the Man from Nowhere
London Hawk Books Ltd 1991 094824853X / 9780948248535 First Edition First Printing Illustrated Laminated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 14 x 10 Inches Frank Hampson 
The fifth deluxe collector's edition of this copllection of Dan Dare stories from the Eagle comic. The pages and outer covers are in very bright clean condition just the lightest of wear to corners very tiny spots from going on and of the shelf. HEAVY BOOK 1.3 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.A really nice example of this collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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The Dandy Book 1958, D C Thomson and Co
17 D C Thomson and Co The Dandy Book 1958
London D C Thomson and Co Ltd 1958 Illustrated Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 7 Inches 
Bright clean hardback, 125 pages in bright clean condition, some pages have small tears to bottom blank margins. Outer illustrated boards are a little worn on edges and spine is missing but binding is sound. Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Pilgrim : The Travels of Pietro Della Valle, Della Valle, Pietro Translated By George Bull SIGNED
18 Della Valle, Pietro Translated By George Bull SIGNED The Pilgrim : The Travels of Pietro Della Valle
London Hutchinson 1990 0091741890 / 9780091741891 First Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches Inscribed By Author
This is a first edition of an abridged translation of the travels nof Pietro della Valle. 303 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w illustrations plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean. INSCRIBED by GEORGE BULL on title page For Lionel best wishesGeorge Bull, also pasted in is a typed letter signed by George Bull. Dustwrapper is bright and clean just a few very light marks and a crease on front inside flap, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Beeton's Boy's Book of History and Adventure, Edited By S O Beeton
19 Edited By S O Beeton Beeton's Boy's Book of History and Adventure
London Ward Lock and Tyler Decorative Boards Good No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
A collection of boys adventure stories, poetry and factual articles on games and pastimes. Stories include Finger of Fate by Capt. Mayne Reid and one of the beggars by John Tillotson. 656 pages with a colour frontispiece and many other full page illustrations from engravings and woodcuts. Pages are bright and clean, neat former owners name in ink on front endpaper, dated 1870, this is the only date in book.Endpapers are split at inner hinges but binding is sound looks as if it may have been neatly gliued at front. Outer boards are rubbed and worn on edges, some small marks and spine faded, all edges of pages are goldwhich is a little marked. Though not perfect a pleasing copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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A Head Grl's Difficulties, Elinor Brent Dyer
20 Elinor Brent Dyer A Head Grl's Difficulties
London W and R Chambers Limited 1952 Reprint Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
1952reprint of this girls adventure story by Elinor Brent Dyer, from the Rchelle series. 328 pages in bright clean condition just some light foxing spots to outer edges of pages and endpapers. Dustwrapper is bright with just a few light marks, a little rubbed and worn on edges with couple of small closed tears to edges and some foxing on inside, not price clipped, now in clear protective non adhesive sleeve. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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