The Green Book for Boys - Herbert Strang (editor) 1910 - Henry Frowde and Hodder & Stoughton, London - First Thus ‘Surrender, villains!’ cried Amos, pointing his sword full at the first man’s throat.

A selection of 22 Boy’s Own exciting adventures by the best ripping yarn writers of the period including G. A. Henty, Herbert Strang, Wilkie Collins, Percy Westerman, Manville Fenn and others. With titles like In The Grip of Smugglers, Iceland Ho!, Through The Enemy’s Lines, A Dash for Liberty, The Spur: A School Story, Sir Richard Grenville’s Last Fight, and The Cleverness of Carter.

Chock full of colour and black and white illustrations.
  With 12 full-page colour plates. Usually only found in this condition in the later more common re-print by Humphrey Milford & Oxford University Press.

pp. [290] [4 advertisements]
  Condition: Near fine, green illustrated boards nice and bright with on-laid illustrations on front and spine clear (these are usually missing or rubbed badly), gilt title to spine. Interior clean. A wonderful copy.   Ref: 102540   Price: HK$ 1,800