THE SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF SIR TOADY LION WITH THOSE OF GENERAL NAPOLEON SMITH An Improving History for Old Boys, Young Boys, Good Boys, Bad Boys, Big Boys, Little Boys, Cow Boys and Tom Boys

By: CROCKETT, SAMUEL RUTHERFORD , BROWNE, GORDON ,

Price: £10.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


Green cloth boards with black, yellow and white illust. and titles. xiv + 379pp + 16 pp of publisher's adverts. Undated, copyright 1897 in USA Stokes. Appears therefore to be 1st UK or early reprint of such. Frontis + 68 other line illustrations by Artist Gordon Browne as called for. Adventures of our heroes Arthur George (Toady Lion) and Hugh John Picton Smith ( General Napoleon Smith) two young boys inspired by events of history and empire. The illustrations by Gordon Browne are particularly charming if at times a little non p.c. for today. Good (Book- moderate general shelf wear to boards but no fraying or splits to cloth. Light foxing to end papers rear cracked and front starting but mull and tapes holding. Pencil name and date 1899 to ffep. Sewing and binding otherwise sound). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: THE SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF SIR TOADY LION WITH THOSE OF GENERAL NAPOLEON SMITH An Improving History for Old Boys, Young Boys, Good Boys, Bad Boys, Big Boys, Little Boys, Cow Boys and Tom Boys

Author Name: CROCKETT, SAMUEL RUTHERFORD , BROWNE, GORDON ,

Illustrator: BROWNE, GORDON

Categories: Childrens, Children's Illustrated, Antiques & Collecting,

Publisher: London, GARDNER, DARTON AND CO: 1897

Binding: Hard Back

Book Condition: Good

Size: 205X155mm Approx.

Seller ID: 11099

Keywords: ARTIST GORDON BROWNE ILLUSTRATED, S.R.CROCKETT, 19TH C. CHILDRENS ILLUSTRATED BOOKS, SIR TOADY LION , BOOK COLLECTORS COLLECTING,