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Mary Liddiard

By: KINGSTON, W. H. G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Gall and Inglis, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 61768


KINGSTON, W. H. G. Mary Liddiard : The Missionary's Daughter. L.: Gall and Inglis, [n.d.]. Pp. 128, colour frontis. Small 8vo, pictorial blue cloth. Aturn-of-the-century reprint of the juvenile nautical author's novel. Moder ately rubbed, very slightly splayed, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Three Midshipmen

By: KINGSTON, W. H. G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Collins' Clear-Type Press, 0,:

Seller ID: 69029


KINGSTON, W. H. G. The Three Midshipmen. L: Collins' Clear-Type Press, n.d.[ca. 1914?]. Pp. 336.With six coloured plates, including frontis. 8vo, gre en clothblack and tan illustration to front and spine, gilt title block to spine with green lettering. The story of three boys, one English, one Scottish and one Irish, who meet at boarding school, who go on to join the RoyalNavy, meeting up from time to time on the high seas, usually under dramati c circumstances. Spine ends and corners with small chips, rear cloth slightly worn, name inked to ffep, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Three Admirals. red cloth

By: KINGSTON, W. H. G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Blackie and Son, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 82676


KINGSTON, W. H. G. The Three Admirals . L.: Blackie & Son, [n.d.]. Pp. 368,frontis. 8vo, red pressed cloth. A juvenile nautical adventure story set i n the nineteenth century. Spine lettering faded, ffep removed, else good. 20.00 View more info

Hurricane Hurry. 5th thousand.

By: KINGSTON, W. H. G. HUTTULA, R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Griffith and Farran, London, 1873,:

Seller ID: 61556


KINGSTON, W. H. G. Hurricane Hurry ; or, The Adventures of a Naval officer Afloat and On Shore. With illustrations by R. Huttula. L. : Griffith and Farran, (1873). Fifth Thousand. Pp. 472, frontis., + 8 p. of ads and 7 p. of plates. 8vo, green cloth with gilt titles and black illustration to front and spine. The narrative of one person's life in the Royal Navy, compiled from the officer's journals, given to the author of the present volume by theofficer's grandson. Nova Scotia references on pp. 20, 30-35. Cocked, inner hinges cracked, spine rubbed, pp. 97-112 loose. As is. 50.00 View more info

Peter Trawl: The Adventures of a Whaler

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1924,:

Seller ID: 32287


KINGSTON, W.H.G. Peter Trawl: The Adventures of a Whaler. L: Oxford University Press, (1924). Pp 350. Frontis., 3 leaves of plates. 8vo, green cloth, ill. panel on front. Another of Kingston's edifying tales for younger readers, this one following a boy's coming of age through the rigours of a long whaling voyage. Plate opp. p.74 missing, cloth rubbed and worn at extremities, light foxing throughout, owner's signature and stamp, else g. 35.00 View more info

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In the Wilds of Africa : A Tale for Boys

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G The Kingston Library for Boys.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: T. Nelson and Sons, 1888,: 1888

Seller ID: 29956


KINGSTON, W.H.G. In the Wilds of Africa : A Tale for Boys. London : T. Nelson and Sons, 1888. Pp 559. 8vo, red decorated cloth. A volume in the Kingston Library for Boys. William Henry Giles Kingston (b. February 28, 1814, London – d. August 5, 1880, Willesden, Middlesex), prolific English writer of boys' adventure novels. Once again, Mr. Kingston's young friends do what is "right and brave", this time in sub-equatorial Africa. Owner's signature, else very good. 80.00 View more info

Ben Hadden; or, Do Right, Whatever Comes of it

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Religious Tract Society, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 76773


KINGSTON, W.H.G. Ben Hadden; or, Do Right, Whatever Comes of it. London : The Religious Tract Society, [n.d.]. Pp. [1]-160,(4) of ads, including frontispiece. 8vo, illustrated red cloth with black lettered gilt title block tospine. William Henry Giles Kingston (b. February 28, 1814, London – d. Aug ust 5, 1880, Willesden, Middlesex), prolific English writer of boys' adventure novels. An adventure novel for young adults about a young man who serves as a Pacific Island missionary, travelling between myriad islands. Ex-library (spine sticker, stamp to flyleaf), inner hinges tender, else very go... View more info

Adrift in a Boat and Washed Ashore. as is.

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 70061


KINGSTON, W.H.G. Adrift in a Boat and Washed Ashore. L.: Frederick Warne, [n.d.]. Pp. (8),[1]-399,(9). Illustrated. 8vo, pictorial brown cloth with bevelled edges and gilt lettering to front and spine. The cover illustration is of two boys standing on a rock, with one waving a hat. Hinges broken, body loose, moderately rubbed and edgeworn, cocked, inking. As is. 10.00 View more info

In the Eastern Seas, or, The Regions of the Bird of Paradise : A Tale for Boys

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: T. Nelson and Sons, London, 1876,:

Seller ID: 76005


KINGSTON, W.H.G. In the Eastern Seas, or, The Regions of the Bird of Paradise : A Tale for Boys. London : T. Nelson and Sons, 1876. Pp. [1]-608, including frontispiece + 1 folding map. Illustrated. 8vo, brick red cloth with gilt decoration and black borders to front, gilt lettering and decoration tospine, bevelled edges, a.e.g. William Henry Giles Kingston (b. February 28 , 1814, London – d. August 5, 1880, Willesden, Middlesex), prolific Englishwriter of boys' adventure novels. A swashbuckling tale set in the Indian A rchipelago by one of the masters of mid-nineteenth century adventure fict... View more info

Three Midshipmen

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boy's Own Paper Office, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 70064


KINGSTON, W.H.G. The Three Midshipmen. L.: The "Boys Own Paper" Office, [n.d.]. Pp. [1]-272, frontis. 8vo, green cloth with black lettering to front and spine. Moderate dampstaining to boards, stain to top edge near rear of volume, occasional foxing, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Three Midshipmen. as is.

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ward, Lock & Co., London, 1910,:

Seller ID: 70063


KINGSTON, W.H.G. The Three Midshipmen. L.: Ward, Lock and Co., 1910. Pp. [1]-384, including frontis. 8vo, decorated green cloth with gilt lettering tofront and spine. Broken between pp. 190-1, slightly cocked, hinges tender. As is. 15.00 View more info

Adrift in a Boat

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ward, Lock & Co., London, 0,:

Seller ID: 72600


KINGSTON, W.H.G. Adrift in a Boat. London : Ward, Lock & Co., [n.d.]. Pp. (3),6-191,(3), frontispiece. Small 8vo, decorated green cloth with paper pictorial panel to front. William Henry Giles Kingston (b. February 28, 1814, London – d. August 5, 1880, Willesden, Middlesex), prolific English writer of boys' adventure novels. Paper label peeling off the front board at the upper left and lower right-hand corners, foxing to initial and final leaves,binding intermittently tender, some light edgewear, name stamp, else vg. 1 0.00 View more info

Dick Cheveley : His Adventures and Misadventures

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, London, 1895,:

Seller ID: 75020


KINGSTON, W.H.G. Dick Cheveley : His Adventures and Misadventures. London :Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, [n.d. - 1890s?]. Pp. [i]-xi,(1), [1]-388, frontispiece + 7 pages of plates and 32 p. of ads at rear. Illustrated. 8vo, pictorial blue cloth with gilt lettering to front & spine. William Henry Giles Kingston (b. February 28, 1814, London – d. August 5, 1880, Willesden, Middlesex), prolific English writer of boys' adventure novels. Anautical adventure novel for young adults by the prolific English author. Short tear to top edge of title page near gutter, very light edgewear, gif... View more info

Adventures of Dick Onslow Among the Redskins.

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Collins' Clear-Type Press, London and Glasgow, 1905,:

Seller ID: 92026


KINGSTON, W.H.G. The Adventures of Dick Onslow Among the Redskins. Illustrated by George Soper. London and Glasgow : Collins' Clear-Type Press, n.d. [early 1900s]. Pp (2),5-238,(2), frontispiece + 4 plates. 8vo, blue pressed cloth, gilt lettering and decoration to spine, black lettering and blind-stamped decoration to front board. William Henry Giles Kingston (b. February 28, 1814, London – d. August 5, 1880, Willesden, Middlesex), prolific English writer of boys' adventure novels. A juvenile tale by the British author of boys' historical novels. Light wear to spine ends and corners, minor w... View more info

Ferryman of Brill and Other Stories

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cassell and Company, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 69486


KINGSTON, W.H.G. The Ferryman of Brill and Other Stories. London : Cassell and Company, [n.d.]. Seventeenth Thousand. Pp. [1]-127,(1),[16] of ads., including frontispiece and plates. Illustrated. 8vo, pictorial brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. William Henry Giles Kingston (b. February 28, 1814, London – d. August 5, 1880, Willesden, Middlesex), prolific English writer of boys' adventure novels. Contents: "The Ferryman of Brill", "Frank Carlton", "Faithful and Brave", "The Two Sailor Boys", "The Good Captain", "The Smuggler's Fate", ... View more info

True Blue

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G. Herbert Strang's Library)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, London, 1929,:

Seller ID: 70069


KINGSTON, W.H.G. True Blue. L.: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, (1929). Pp. [i]-xi,7-264, colour frontis. 8vo, illustrated brownish paper covered boards. A volume in the Herbert Strang's Library series. Spine tape-repaired, tail of front hinge split, some edgewear, else vg. 15.00 View more info

In the Eastern Seas

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G. Kingston Library series)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 76006


KINGSTON, W.H.G. In the Eastern Seas. London : Thomas Nelson and Sons, [n.d.]. Pp. [1]-510,(2), frontis., + 4 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. 8vo, pictorial green cloth with gilt title blocks to front and spine. A volume inThe Kingston Library. William Henry Giles Kingston (b. February 28, 1814, London – d. August 5, 1880, Willesden, Middlesex), prolific English writer of boys' adventure novels. Cocked, moderate wear to edges and outer hinges,one plate missing, inner hinges nearly broken, rubbed, chip to corner of f rontispiece. As is. 15.00 View more info

My First Voyage to Southern Seas

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G. Kingston Library)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 70060


KINGSTON, W.H.G. My First Voyage to Southern Seas. L.: Thomas Nelson and Sons, [n.d.]. Pp. [i]-412, colour frontis., pictorial title page, + 4 p. of coloured plates. Illustrated. 8vo, pictorial red cloth with gilt title blocks to front and spine. A volume in The Kingston Library. The cover illustration is of a young man sitting on horseback with a rifle slung over his shoulder. The plates are in different locations than where mentioned, with actual locations marked in pencil. Edges spotted, occasional sparse foxing, else vg. A nice, bright copy. 35.00 View more info

Voyage Round the World

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G. Kingston Library)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: T. Nelson and Sons, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 75022


KINGSTON, W.H.G. A Voyage Round the World. London : T. Nelson and Sons, 1877. Pp. [1]-415, frontis., illustrated title page, + 4 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, pictorial blue cloth with gilt title blocks to front and spine. A volume in The Kingston Library. Light spotting to fore- and top-edge, occasional foxing throughout, else very good. 35.00 View more info

Fred Markham in Russia; or, The Boy Travellers in the Land of the Czar.

By: KINGSTON, W.H.G. LANDELLS, R.T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Griffith and Farran / N E.P. Dutton, London / New York, 1883,:

Seller ID: 82156


KINGSTON, W.H.G. F red Markham in Russia; or, The Boy Travellers in the Land of the Czar. With Illustrations by R.T. Landells. London : Griffith and Farran / New York : E.P. Dutton & Co., (1883). Pp [3]-320,(2),[1]-[16](Dutton pub. cat.), frontis piece + 7 plates. 8vo, illustrated brown cloth, gilt to front board and spine. In The Boy's Own Favourites Series. William HenryGiles Kingston (b. February 28, 1814, London – d. August 5, 1880, Willesde n, Middlesex), prolific English writer of boys' adventure novels. The American edition with “Dutton & Co.” to lower spine and Dutton publisher's... View more info