Real Grit

By: Hocking, Silas K

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An unusually bright copy in the original pictorial binding with gilt edges. First edition. Copies in this fine condition are rare. octavo 18.5 by 12.5 cms. (17.3 by 5 inches) Hocking, a Cornish novelist wrote many stories for children. His second book, Her Benny, a story of street children in Liverpool, achieved enormous sales and made him famous. Text of 304 pages, illustrated with 6 plain plates, 8-page publisher's catalogue at end. Prize label pasted on to front fly-leaf which is slightly crinkled but a bright clean and sound copy-no signatures or inscriptions.

Title: Real Grit

Author Name: Hocking, Silas K

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1887

Seller ID: 004347