The Directors of the Scottish Temperance League having offered a prize of L100 sterling for the 'Best Temperance Tale illustrative of the injurious effects of Intoxicating Drinks, the advantages of personal Abstinence and the demoralizing operations of the Liquor Traffic'.unanimously gave their award in favor the tale entitled, 'Danesbury House.' The Directors issue the Tale with the fervent hope and prayer that it may contribute largely to the progress of the Termperance Cause and kindred movements. Some chipping with slight loss of spine cover at the head and foot of the spine, and light shelf wear, Bookplate of Seaman's Friend Library on the front paste down, else Very Good. 282 pages plus 6 pages of publisher's ads. Original hardback binding of blind-stamped cloth boards with gilt-stamped spine title. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: DANESBURY HOUSE.
Publisher: Harper & Brothers,
Publication Date: 1860
Edition: 1st American edition.
Book Description simpkin marshall, 1001. Hardcover. Book Condition: Acceptable. The dust jacket is missing, the boards are worn with bumping to the spine ends and corners. The pages are secure to the binding, the edges have tanning and foxing. GRADED COMMENSURATE WITH AGE OF BOOK PLEASE BE AWARE THIS BOOK IS PRE 1965 AND THE GRADE WILL REFLECT ITS AGE. Major signs of wear and tear. Very well read. Reading copy only. May not be for the collector or suitable as a present unless hard to find elsewhere SECURE DAILY POSTING FROM UK. 30 DAY GUARANTEE. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001572864
Book Description Collins, 1900. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Sent within 24 hours. Expedited UK delivery available. Spine torn. Bookseller Inventory # BBI1996828
Book Description simpkin marshall. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Binding: Hardback ---Publisher: simpkin marshall ---Date: None Stated ---Edition: ---Pages: 365 ---Condition: Good ---DJ Condition: None ---Description: All of the pages are unmarked, uncreased and tightly bound, the only flaws are some scuffs, fading and tanning to the boards and spine and an inscription to the front endpaper. MOST OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED WITHIN 1 WORKING DAY OF PURCHASE. YOU GET A FREE BOOKMARK WITH EVERY ORDER. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE - WE UPLOAD A SELECTION OF HIGH QUALITY PHOTOGRAPHS WITH EACH LISTING, HOWEVER IF NOT ALREADY PRESENT PHOTOGRAPHS OF ANY OF OUR TITLES CAN BE PROVIDED BY REQUEST VIA E-MAIL.B002RIB9KS --- P. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1028396
Book Description London, Ward Lock, no date c, 1916. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Hardcover. Illustrated. Prize label on front pastedown dated 1916. Green cloth covers with embossed pattern and gilt title to front and spine, which is nice and bright. Slight bumping to top and bottom of spine and slight wear to edges otherwise VG. Bookseller Inventory # 10406
Book Description collins. hardback. Book Condition: poor. Spine is damaged and missing first edition with printed boards. Bookseller Inventory # 1311
Book Description WARD LOCK, 1904. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Sent within 24 hours. Expedited UK delivery available. Undated. Bookseller Inventory # BBI2336045
Book Description Walter Scott, London, undated, c.1900, 1900. hardback, 8vo, 367pp, frontispiece, foxing on page edges, text clean and binding sound, no inscriptions, green cloth, blind-stamped and gilt decs and titles, Very Good / no dustwrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 25492
Book Description Collins Clear-Type Press, London, UK. Hard Back/Hard Cover. Book Condition: Book Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dustjacket. 304 pages. Not dated but looks 1920s. Clean mauve-blue binding. Black titles and figure to front board and spine. Scratch to back board. Spine darkened. Spine-ends and boards' corners have some lightish wear. Page-edges lightly foxed/lightly yellowed. Contents very clean. Binding very strong. Size: 7 1/2" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # 014030
Book Description Collins' Clear-Type Press, London UK. Hard Back/Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fair ++/Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dustjacket. 304 pages. No dustjacket. Colour plates. Pages heavily foxed in some places, page edge lightly browned. Lightly foxed light brown hardback binding, wear to spine-ends & boards' corners. Size: 7 3/4" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # 006296
Book Description W.P.Nimmo, Edinburgh, 1111. hardcover. Book Condition: Good+. 12mo. n.d., but dated 1905 on half title page. Red boards, teg, titles gilt.Spotting to spine. Browning to endpapers. Some light spotting to prelims. Bookseller Inventory # 5005178