TALES THAT THRILL

TALES THAT THRILL

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Set Title:THE GOLDEN TREASURY LIBRARY
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Undated, but approx 1920's-1930's. Red, green or blue cloth covers with pictorial pastedown illustration to front board, and gilt titles to spine. Some titles also come with cheaper linen type cloth cover with no picture. Catalogue to rear pages. Colour plate to frontispiece, plus five full page illustrations in text with several black and white drawings throughout.
come with and without THE GOLDEN TREASURY LIBRARY on spine, originally issued with an ARTISTIC WRAPPER IN FULL COLOUR
originally eight titles but expanded to twenty one, more titles listed but all seem legitimate, some come with Tuck advertising to back pages

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Item Title:TALES THAT THRILL
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illustrations THE TWO HORSES CANNONED (cover), I WAS RESOLVED TO SELL MY LIFE AS DEARLY AS I COULD, WHAT ON EARTH D'YOU THINK IS MAKING THAT NOISE, WHAT'S THIS, BY THUNDER, THE TWO MEN IN THE BOAT...., BUT THE GREATEST WONDER OF ALL...., IF I KEEP THE PISTOL LIKE THIS...,
248 pages

Artist:C. E. BROCK. R. I.
Author
MAJOR CHARLES GILSON, WALTER WOOD AND OTHERS
Size:5 x 7.5 in.
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