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1 Allen, Grant An African Millionaire. Episodes in the Life of the Illustrious Colonel Clay
New York Dover 1980 Soft cover Fair Book 
Paperback. Original illustrated card covers. Lightly scuffed on extremities, spine sunned, otherwise good. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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2 Various Authors: Grant Allen, J. Maclaren Cobban, T. W. Speight, Menie Muriel Dowie Chambers's Journal for 1891. Contains: Dumaresq's Daughter (Allen), A Soldier and a Gentleman (Cobban)
London W. & R. Chambers 1891 First Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Contains: Dumaresq's Daughter by Grant ALLEN. Complete serialisation. A Soldier and a Gentleman by J. Maclaren COBBAN. Complete serialisation. Novelettes include: The Heir of Rothwell Chase by T. W. SPEIGHT. Short stories include: John Latham's Life and Fate by Ménie Muriel DOWNIE. Original maroon cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt on spine. Short tear to cloth (5 cm) at head of upper hinge, a little browning on endpapers, otherwise good. Heavy: may require additional postage. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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3 Various Authors: Grant Allen, J. Maclaren Cobban, T. W. Speight, Menie Muriel Dowie Chambers's Journal for 1891. Contains: Dumaresq's Daughter (Allen), A Soldier and a Gentleman (Cobban)
London W. & R. Chambers 1891 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Contains: Dumaresq's Daughter by Grant ALLEN. Complete serialisation. A Soldier and a Gentleman by J. Maclaren COBBAN. Complete serialisation. Novelettes include: The Heir of Rothwell Chase by T. W. SPEIGHT. Short stories include: John Latham's Life and Fate by Ménie Muriel DOWNIE. Late C19th black leather over beaded black cloth, lettered in gilt; red marbled endpapers. A little light foxing, a few light marks on boards, very good. Heavy: may require additional postage. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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4 Allen, Grant Linnet: A Romance (1898)
New York New Amsterdam Book Company 1900 First American Edition Hardcover Good Book 
First American Edition. Frontispiece portrait of author. Original fine-ribbed scarlet cloth, lettered in black and illustrated in gilt on front board, lettered in gilt on spine. Small (and ancient) repair to cloth at foot of spine, undated signature on front free endpaper, otherwise a very clean, bright copy, good. A superior American edition of one of Allen's scarce late novels. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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5 Various Authors: H. Rider Haggard, Mrs Molesworth, W. Clark Russell, Grant Allen etc Longman's Magazine, Volumes IX & X (9 & 10), November 1886 - October 1887. Contains Allan Quatermain (Haggard), Marrying and Giving in Marriage, The Rippling Train (Molesworth)
London Longmans, Green & Co. 1887 Hardcover Good Book 
Contains: Allan Quatermain by H. Rider Haggard. Complete serialisation. Marrying and Giving in Marriage by Mrs Molesworth. Complete serialisation. Short stories include: Claude Tyack's Ordeal by Grant Allen, Clever Lady Sophia by W. E. Norris, Jenny Brooke by J. Maclaren Cobban, The Mystery of the Ocean Star by W. Clark Russell, The Story of the Rippling Train by Mrs Molesworth. Two volumes in original decorated green cloth. Corners rubbed, dampstaining on leading edges of both boards in volume X, inner joints cracked, fair/good. The Rippling Train is a ghost story. Two heavy volumes which will require additional postage;. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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6 Several Authors: Mrs J. H. Needell [ie Mary Needell] & George Griffith [ie George Chetwynd Griffith Jones] & Grant Allen Stephen Ellicott's Daughter (1891); The Memoirs of an Inspector, Late of the Diamond Fields Police (1899 as Knaves of Diamonds); The Justice of Revenge (1891); The Tents of Shem (1889)
London Warne, F. V. White, Chatto & Windus 1903 Hardcover Good Book 
Mrs Needell: Stephen Ellicott's Daughter (1891). Paperback: Frederick Warne, 1902. Bound with -- George Griffith: The Memoirs of an Inspector, Late of the Diamond Fields Police (1899 as Knaves of Diamonds). Paperback: F. V. White & Co., nd (c1904). Bound with -- George Griffith: The Justice of Revenge (1891). Paperback: F. V. White & Co., nd (c1901). Bound with -- Grant Allen: The Tents of Shem (1889). Popular Edition, Paperback: Chatto & Windus, 1903. Four volumes bound as one in early C20th beaded maroon cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Spine lightly sunned, paper tanned on page edges throughout, good. Title on spine reads: Stephen Ellicott's Daughter Etc 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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7 Various Authors: L. T. Meade & Robert Eustace, Grant Allen etc The Strand Magazine, Volume 15, No 87, March 1898
London George Newnes 1898 1st Edition Soft cover Fair Book 
Contents include: The Brotherhood of the Seven Kings, Episode III: The Swing of the Pendulum by L. T. MEADE & Robert EUSTACE, Glimpses of Nature, IX: A Frozen World by Grant ALLEN, Miss Cayley's Adventures I, The Adventure of the Cantakerous Old Lady by Grant ALLEN. Single issue in original, illustrated blue card wrapper. Lacks card on spine, but housed in a custom-made green card slipcase. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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8 Various Authors: Grant Allen, A Conan Doyle, E. W. Hornung etc The Strand Magazine, Volume VIII (8), July - December 1894
London George Newnes 1894 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Contains: Martin Hewitt Investigator by Arthur Morrison, episodes V, VI & VII. Short stories & articles include: An Alpine Pass on Ski, The Lord of Chateau Noir & The Medal of Brigadier Gerard by A. Conan Doyle, The Dynamiter's Sweetheart & Dr Wardrper's Lie by Grant Allen, A Horrible Fright by L. T. Meade, The Robbery at Foxborough by Mrs C. N. Williamson, The Star of the Grasmere by E. W. Hornung. Early C20th grey cloth. A few light marks, very good. Heavy: may require additional postage. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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9 Various Authors: A. Conan Doyle, Charles J. Mansford, L. T. Meade, Max Pemberton, Grant Allen, Robert Barr The Strand Magazine, Volume X (10), July - December 1895
London George Newnes 1895 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Contains: The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard by A. conan Doyle. Episodes IV - VII.Gleams from a Dark Continent by Charles J. Mansford. Episodes I - VI. Stories from the Diary of a Doctor (Second Series) by L. T. Meade & Clifford Halifax. Episodes VII - XII. Short stories include: The Cripple at the Mill The Leper's Guest by Max Pemberton, The Great Californian heiress by Grant Allen, The Understudy by Robert Barr. Early C20th black leather over black cloth covered boards; raised bands and red leather title label on spine; marbled endpapers; all edges marbled. Extremities of leather binding grazed with brown showing through, 1 mm loss at head of spine, spine lightly sunned, light foxing, good. A heavy volume which will require additional postage. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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10 Various Authors: A. Conan Doyle, L. T. Meade, Grant Allen etc The Strand Magazine, Volume XII (12), July - December 1896
london George Newnes 1896 Hardcover Fair Book 
Contains: Rodney Stone by A. Conan Doyle. continuation of serialisation. Adventures of a Man of Science by L. T. Meade & Clifford Halifax. First six episodes. An African Millionaire by Grant Allen. Episodes 2 - 7. Short stories, articles etc by Cutcliffe Hyne, Robert Barr, William le Queux etc. Blue beaded binder's cloth. generally sunned on spine and board edges, cloth chipped on both spine ends. Contents tight, with a little light foxing. Binding is only in fair condition. A heavy volume which will require additional postage outside the UK. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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11 Various Authors: A. Conan Doyle, Mary Angela Dickens, L. T. Meade, Grant Allen The Strand Magazine, Volume XIV (14), July - December 1897
London George Newnes 1897 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Contains: The Tragedy of the Korosko by A. Conan Doyle. Part of serialisation. Short stories include: The Catch of the Season & For the Good of the Country by Mary Angela Dickens, His Only Chance by G. M. Robins, Ivan's Grave by Dorothea Gerard, Silenced by L. T. Meade & Robert Eustace, The Thames Valley Catastrophe by Grant Allen. Early C20th grey cloth. A few light marks, very good. Heavy: may require additional postage. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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12 Various Authors: A. Conan Doyle, Mary Angela Dickens, Grant Allen Etc The Strand Magazine, Volume XIV (14), July - December 1897
London George Newnes 1897 First Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Contains: The Tragedy of the Korosco by A. Conan DOYLE Chapter IV to conclusion. Short stories include: The Strange Experience of Alkali Dick by Bret HARTE, The Catch of the Season & For the Good of the County by Mary Angela DICKENS, Her Only Chance by G. M. ROBINS, Ivan's Grave by Dorothea GERARD, The Thames Valley Catastrophe by Grant ALLEN, Silenced by L. T. MEADE & Robert EUSTACE. Articles include The Compleat Novelist by James PAYN. Early C20th rebinding in grey cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. A few light marks, light foxing, good++. Heavy: may require additional postage outside UK. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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13 Allen, Grant The Tents of Shem (1889)
London Chatto & Windus 1891 Hardcover Very Good Book 
New Edition. Late C19th rebinding in beaded brown cloth. Owner's name (Carlcroft) in gilt on bottom of front board, lettering on spine a trifle crooked. A few light marks, light foxing, very good. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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14 Allen, Grant The Tents of Shem (1889)
London The Caxton Publishing Company 1910 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Undated reprint edition, c1910. Frontispiece photograph of author and brief introduction (unsigned). Original red cloth, elaborately blocked in gilt on spine. Light scuffing, undated signature on front free endpaper, very good. Set largely in Algeria; the heroines are a Girton girl and her half-Algerian cousin. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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15 Allen, Grant The Woman Who Did (1895)
London John Lane, The Bodley Head 1895 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 
First Edition, Keynotes Series No VIII. Original green cloth, lettered and decorated in white (design by Beardsley, repeated on title page), in gilt on spine. White decorations etc rubbed on front board and spine, some faint tanning and a few foxing spots in text, signature (1895), otherwise fair to good. Allen's most infamous novel: his contribution to the fin-de-siecle debates on feminism and marriage. The book ran through numerous editions in the year of publication. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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16 Allen, Grant What's Bred in the Bone
London George Newnes 1913 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Newnes Sevenpenny Novels. Undated [1913]. Frontispiece and decorated title page. Pocket edition in original light blue cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt on spine. A little browning on endpapers, otherwise a clean, tight copy: very good. A wild thriller, originally published by Tit-Bits, which won a £1,000 prize for the best novel in 1891. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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