The Boy's Own Annual volume XIX 1896-1897 - a compilation of the weekly under the stewardship of Macaulay as supervising editor from the Boy's Own Paper Office, London. 824pp with masses of bw illus & some colour & foldout as well, well over the 500g of course. Faults? the footy foldout has a tear at the fold, the chook varieties foldout is in two pieces. Illustrators include Louis Wain. Contributors include G. A. Henty (the Fetish Hole, a Story of East Africa) and Gordon Stables. There are articles on Africa, athletics, bicycles, Cabot, Canada, Ceylon, Coal mining, cricket, photography, fishing, gardening, coins, taxidermy, and everything in between.
Title: The Boy's Own Annual volume XIX 1896-1897
Categories: COLLECTIBLE CHILDREN'S LITERATURE,
Publisher: London, Boy's Own Paper Office: 1897
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: None issued
Seller ID: 013388