Real Gold: A Story of Adventure
Fenn, George Manville , W. S. Stacey(illus.)
Place Published: London and Edinburgh
Publisher: W. & R. Chambers, Limited
Date Published: Circa 1901
Edition: Early printing
Book Id: 38856
334; 32pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Red cloth over beveled boards lettered and pictorially stamped in gilt and black. Brown endpapers. Thirty-two pages of publisher's advertisements at the rear. Good plus. The extremities are mildly rubbed and bumped, and the rear board is lightly stained. The underlying boards are exposed occasionally along the edges, and the cloth at the spine ends is slightly frayed. There is a contemporary gift inscription on the front free endsheet. Sporadic light foxing and staining on the tanned pages. The book is sturdy.
With eight illustrations by W. S. Stacey. Most of the work by this British Victorian author consists of adventure stories for young readers.