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1 edition of little boy"s own book found in the catalog.

little boy"s own book

little boy"s own book

consisting of games and pastimes ... for the recreation and amusement of good boys

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Published by Henry Allman in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby uncle Charles ; with illustrations by Henry Sears.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20531310M

Another was an American publication named The Boys' Own, published by Charles F. Richards in Boston, Massachusetts from October through December The Boy's Own Paper was also printed in Toronto, Ontario, Canada by the publisher W. Warwick and Sons. These editions were identical to the British editions except for a four-page "cover Categories: Story paper.   I remember reading it in the early 00's, probably It's a series- the first book is about a boy who finds a weird book at a store/library that catches his attention and finds out that it is a magic book that introduces him to a whole new society. I think the book looked like something ordinary but had a peculiar : Sharon Rickson.

  Buy a cheap copy of A Boy's Own Story book by Edmund White. An instant classic upon its original publication, A Boy's Own Story is the first of Edmund White's highly acclaimed trilogy of autobiographical novels that Free shipping over $/5(5). This ed of 'The Boy's Own Book of Great Inventions' would of course be renamed today to include young ladies, and might include more recent inventions than what was covered in While the pages of the book are in good condition, the binding is very worn on the Rating: % positive.

First published in , The Boy’s Own Book was a guide for boys to entertain themselves before the invention of video games and electronic devices. Paperback pages. About this Item: Boy's Own Paper, Hardcover. Condition: Fair. Image shows actual book for sale. Book Condition: Fair; a little pulled to lower inner hinge; board a little wobbly but secure; re-glued backstrip; a little splash marked to cover; contents good. Hard Cover Boy's Own Paper Children's Annual. Seller Inventory #


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This book is like an version of "The Dangerous Book for Boys". It really gives insight into what boys did before television and video games. My personal favorite section is the chapter on legerdemain, or magic tricks.

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- Seller Rating: % positive. Originally published in as the first of Edmund White s trilogy of autobiographical novels, A Boy s Own Story became an instant classic for its pioneering portrayal of homosexuality.

The book s unnamed narrator, growing up during the s, is beset by aloof parents, a cruel sister, and relentless mocking from his peers, compelling him to seek out works of art and literature Cited by: Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

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Almost very good condition. Large format. Three-quarter black leather binding. Gilt titles and raised bands to spine. 12 colour plates. B/w illustrations including Louis Wain cats. The Boy's own book by [Clarke, William], Publication date ] Publisher [London: Vizetelly, Branston Collection kellylibrary; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Kelly - University of Toronto Language English.

Imperfect copy, wanting all before page 5 31 Addeddate Bookplateleaf Pages: It was serialized by Boy’s life in April and Mayand the copyright is jointly owned by the Heinlein Estate and THE BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA. Yes, the owner of this book did not even list their own book on the list.

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Little boy eating with his own spoon photographed from a book titled 'The Boy's Own Book' published in London. The Boys Own Book was first published in Boston in and is a guide to children's entertainment.

This book is full of great advice on many "minor sports and pastimes," includes swimming, fishing and archery as well as invaluable ho-to instructions on everything from learning sign language, to making a pea shooter or a kite or kaleidoscope.

First Edition. This is a Fine Copy of this Book in a Very Good + Dust-Jacket,with just a little light rubbing to the wrapper remains in lovely clean and bright price clipped and with this copy having one neat bookshop owner's label to the front book has a firm binding.

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by Clarke, William. Published by Vizetelly, Branston and Co. in London. Written in EnglishCited by: 1.About this Item: The Boy's Own Paper Office, Great Britian.

Hardcover. Condition: Good +. No Jacket. R. H. Brock (illustrator). Book in good plus condition, cloth a little broken on book board corners, bright colors, a little worn.

inside pages clean and unmarked. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this.The "Boys' Own Book," fifth edition, revised,referred to by Mr. James Chittick in the last number of THE BOOK REVIEW, is possibly a reprint of some old plates.