Hardback small thick octavo, good condition, pictorial cloth cover, four colour plates (including frontispiece, loose), rear hinge split (pages firm), pages lightly toned, edges foxed, edgewear (spine frayed, corners bumped), bookplate. 384 pp. (Estimated date, 1910s, bookplate dated 1920.) An antiquarian maritime advenure for young adults. School prize bookplate, Leslie Hunt, Christ Church Sunday School, Luton. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Dick Leslie's Luck: A Story of Shipwreck and...
Publisher: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (SPCK)
Publication Date: 1915
Book Description Dodo Press, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Ill. This item is printed on demand. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1409918955
Book Description Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (SPCK), London, 1906. Hardback small thick octavo, no jacket as issued, very good condition, pictorial cloth cover (rear cover little flecked, spine minimally faded), four colour plates (including frontispiece), rebacked (new endpapers), pages lightly toned, edges foxed, minor edgewear, bookplate. 384 pp. (Estimated date, 1906, Worldcat, bookplate dated 1920.) A maritime adventure for young adults. Dick Leslie was a mystery passenger on a ship, the Golden Fleece, bound for Australia. After a shipwreck, the action ends up in the Pacific. Not in Muir. Harry Collingwood was the pen-name of civil engineer William Lancaster (1851 - 1922) who wrote many juvenile maritime novels. (School prize bookplate, Leslie Hunt, Christ Church Sunday School, Luton.). Bookseller Inventory # 16614