Harry Collingwood - A Collection of First Editions, Most Inscribed to his Daughter-in-Law


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London, 1879-1916. A collection of 26 first editions, mostly inscribed by the author to his daughter-in-law (and neice, Victorians ey) Evelyn, and some to his son Percy. Condition varies from near fine to pretty horrible. Still, the best set of Collingwood books to come to market. Comprising: 

1. A Chinese Command - Blackie, 1915, London. Good. One plate missing, spine faded, bumping to edges.    
2. A Chinese Command - With dustjacket - Blackie, 1915, London. Very good. Dust jacket has some tears.    
3. A Chinese Command [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Blackie, 1915, London. Near fine. Ownership inscription, some splitting at the hinge.    
4. A Middy in Command [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Blackie, 1909, London. Good. Some staining to the cloth, some foxing.    
5. A Middy of the King [Inscribed to Percy] - Blackie, 1912, London. Good. Spine faded, foxing, bumping to tips.    
6. A Middy of the Slave Squadron [Inscribed to Evelyn and Percy] - Blackie, 1911, London. Very good. Spine faded, splitting to hinges.    
7. A Pirate of the Caribbees [Inscribed to Percival] - Griffith Farran Browne, 1898, London. Very good. Spine faded, A little bumping to the spine tips.    
8. Blue and Grey [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Cassell and Company, 1908, London. Good. Leaf with inscription is loose but was taped at one point, spine faded.    
9. Captain Jack O'Hara [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Sampson Low, Marston, 1908, London. Poor condition, the binding is horrible.     
10. Chaloner of the Bengal Cavalry by Percival Lancaster, Harry Collingwood's son [Inscribed to Evelyn, the author's wife] - Blackie, 1915, London. Good, some foxing, loose plate, A bit of bumping.    
11. Dick Leslie's Luck [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1906, New York. Good. Some soiling to the boards.    
12. Harry Escombe An Amazing Adventure in Peru - With dustjacket - Blackie, 1910, London. Near fine. A little edgewear.     
13. Overdue [Inscribed to Evelyn and Percy] - Blackie, 1911, London. Good. Ripping to the spine.    
14. The Adventures of Dick Maitland [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Blackie, 1912, London. Good. Spine faded, bumping to the spine tips, some foxing, plates loose.    
15. The Castaways An Ocean Romance [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Griffith Farran Browne, 1899, London. Very Good. A little bumping to the spine tips.    
16. The Congo Rovers: A Tale of the Slave Squadron [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Blackie, 1886, London. Very good, A little bumping to the spine tips.    
17. The Cruise of the "Nonsuch" Buccaneer [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1915, New York. Very Good, A few signs of age.    
18. The Doctor of the Juliet [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Methuen, 1892, London. Good. Some staining to the spine. Spine faded, spine lean.    
19. The First Mate [Inscribed to Percival] - Blackie, 1914, London. Good. Bumping to spine tips, spine faded, some foxing.    
20. The Missing Merchantman [Inscribed to Evelyn also with a presentation inscription to Percival seemingly from his school, dated 1891. Later then inscribed to Evelyn, which is odd] - Blackie, 1889, London. Good. A rip on the spine, bumping to spine tips, aome foxing.    
21. The Secret of the Sands [Both volumes inscribed to Evelyn] - Griffith and Farran, 1879, London. Good. Spine lean, spine faded.     
22. The Voyage of the Aurora [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Sampson Low, Marston, 1885, London. Good. Bumping to spine tips, edges worn, A little bit of foxing.    
23. Under the Chilian Flag - Blackie, 1909, London. Near fine. Stain to the foreedge.    
24. Under the Chilian Flag [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Blackie, 1909, London. Very good. Spine faded, some foxing, bumping to the tips.     
25. Under the Ensign of the Rising Sun [Inscribed to Percy] - Sampson Low, Marston, 1916, London. Very good. Spine faded, A little bit of foxing to the end.    
26. Under the Meteor Flag [Inscribed to Evelyn] - Sampson Low, Marston, 1884, London. Fair. Spine detached, really ugly.    


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