Antique Book, Young Lord Stranleigh, Robert Barr, First Edition, Adventure, Romance, Suspense, Novel, Literature, Fiction, Illustrated
A antiquarian (antique) hardcover book entitled Young Lord Stranleigh by Robert Barr. This is a first edition (1908). It has black and white illustrations. This would be a fantastic gift idea for an antique book collector, fan of Robert Barr, or a lover of suspense and romance.
Young Lord Stranleigh is a thrilling tale of romance and suspense. Some very sharp City of London operators think that rich Lord Stranleigh, is an easy mark to make some money. There is a potential gold mine in Africa, for example, and a dilapidated but workable cargo steamer, The Rajah, to haul the gold ore back to England. What more is needed? An entertaining yarn of dealing, double dealing and even triple dealing, and young Lord Stranleigh is by no means as big a mug as he looks. Suspenseful and full of character, this tale is a must read.
7¾ x 5 inches
No Dust Jacket
Published by McLeod & Allen --- 1908 First Edition
This book is in Very Good condition. The book has no rips or tears. The binding is completely intact and strong. The front cover has the usual wear for a book of this age (bent corners/rubbing at top of binding). The pages are lightly foxed (yellowed) which is normal with a book of this age. The pages are without writing but the front fly leaf, title page, and table of contents have staining. This book is 113 years old.
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