Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax.

19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton, 19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton, 19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton, 19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton, 19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton, 19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton

"The Book for Boys - His perilous encounters, startling adventures, and daring exploits with indians, cannibals, wild beasts, serpents, balloons, geysers, etc. all over the world, in the bowels of the earth and above the clouds." Lest we overdo the doll and puppy books, we'll add this one to the mix! The Major tells his nephew Bob one horrifying adventure after another, with "spirited illustrations."

$125.00

 

Printer-friendly version
19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton
19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton
19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton
19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton
19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton
19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton
Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax: A Personal Narrative
Crofton, Francis Blake.
/Bennett, illustrator.
Philadelphia: Hubbard Brothers, (1889); brown cloth beveled boards with stamped black and gilt titles and illustrations on top board and spine; brown on cream steel-cut patterned endpapers, 8vo, 236 pp.
Juvenile hardcover.
CONDITION: Good Plus; no names or other marks, pages with intermittent light soil and reading wrinkles, gilt on clean boards very bright with crisp stamping and spine a bit duller but very legible; binding loosening a bit, with heavy bumps to all extrems, one inch tear on ffep, spot on fore-edge. Stiff, clear, archival mylar jacket.
Condition Images: 
19346 Hairbreadth Escapes of Major Mendax by Crofton
Control Number: 
19346