"The Girls Own Paper" (an early run).
London: Leisure Hour, 1880. All First Editions. From Volume 1, no. 1 dated Jan 3rd 1880 to Volume XX , no. 1031 dated Sept 30th 1899. Eleven volumes comprising Vol 1 to 1X, then Volumes X1X to XX.. Volume 1 and Volumes X1X and XX are "The Girl's Own Annual", but the mastheads and dating are consecutive with "The Girls' Own Paper". 22 x 29 cms x 60 cms shelf run. Sold as one lot. All good. Although the first two volumes are consecutive in format, the binder has omitted nine weeekly issues between Oct 2nd 1880 to Nov 28th 1880 inclusive. The collection falls into two groups: (a) Vols 1 to 1X, then (b), Vols X1X & XX. Some occasional spine label loss, vol 1 hinges weak, all other hinges tight, text blocks clean and sound. All with Indices. Very heavy at 24 kg. Please enquire shipping cost. Thank You. Bookseller Inventory: # 005062. £75.00