Collection of twenty numbered volumes (missing volume 8), published in about 1885 by George Routledge. Brown cloth covered boards with leather spine and cover corners. Gilt decoration and titles on spine. Page edges and end papers colour decorated. Volume 1 inscribed on free end paper.
All volumes worn at extremities and spines bumped slightly top and bottom. Three volumes have damage to spines one with split hinge. all volumes have slight foxing throughout with greater foxing on a few pages at the beginning and end of each volume. Otherwise in very good condition for their age and very readable.
Titles Are :- The King's Own, Peter Simple, Jacob Faithful, Pacha of Any Tales, Newton Forster, Japhet in Search of a Father, Frank Mildmay, The Dog-Friend, The Phantom ship, Olla Podrida, The Poacher, Percival Keene, Monsieur Violet, Rattlin the Reefer, Valerie, The Pirate, Three Cutters, Poor Jack, Masterman Ready, Settlers in Canada.