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1 Becke, Louis Breachley, Black Sheep (1902)
London T. Fisher Unwin 1902 First Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Early C20th rebinding in red binder's cloth. Trace of label on front board, spine lightly sunned, foxing, good. Utilitarian binding: a good reading copy of a scarce title by this Australian novelist. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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2 Various Authors: Guy Boothby, William Le Queux, G. A. Henty, Louis Becke Etc Chambers's Journal for 1898 - 1899. Contains: The Red Rat's Daughter (Boothby), Tapu of Banderah (Becke/Jeffery)
London W. & R. Chambers 1899 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Contains: The Red Rat's Daughter by Guy Boothby. Complete serialisation. Novelettes and short stories include: The Tapu of Banderah by Louis Becke & Walter Jeffery, The Brothers of the Wolf by William Le Queux, My Friend Jack by G. Manville Fenn, Secret Dispatches by T. W. Speight, Torpedo Boat 240 by G. A. Henty. Late C19th black leather over beaded black cloth, lettered in gilt; red marbled endpapers. Light scuffing, a little faint foxing, front inner joint paper cracking (but joint tight), otherwise very good. A large heavy book which will require additional postage. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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3 Various Authors: Louis Becke, John Oxenham, John Buchan, Guy Boothby Etc Chambers's Journal for 1899 - 1900. Contains: Arreficos (Becke), Our Lady of Deliverance (Oxenham), Of Royal Blood (Le Queux)
London W. & R. Chambers 1900 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Contains: Arrecifos by Louis Becke. Complete serialisation. Our Lady of Deliverance by John Oxenham. Complete serialisation. Of Royal Blood by William Le Queux. Complete serialisation. Novelettes include: Stephen Whitledge's Revenge by Guy Boothby. Late C19th black leather over beaded black cloth, lettered in gilt; red marbled endpapers. Light scuffing, a little faint foxing, front inner joint paper cracking (but joint tight), otherwise very good. A large heavy book which will require additional postage. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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4 Various Authors: John Oxenham, Allen Upward, Louis Becke Chambers's Journal for 1900 - 1901. Contains: Blue Peter (Oxenham), The Celestial Harp (Upward), The Story of John Corwell (Becke)
London W. & R. Chambers 1901 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Contains novelettes and short stories including: Blue Peter & Just Some Cups and Saucers by John Oxenham, The Celestial Harp by Allen Upward, The Story of John Corwell & Flash Harry of Savi'i by Louis Becke. Late C19th black leather over beaded black cloth, lettered in gilt; red marbled endpapers. Light scuffing, a little faint foxing, front inner joint paper cracking (but joint tight), otherwise very good. A large heavy book which will require additional postage. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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5 Various Authors: John Oxenham, Allen Upward, Louis Becke Chambers's Journal for 1905 - 1906. Contains: The Tweny-Second Karl (Turner), A Stormy Morning (Napier)
London W. & R. Chambers 1906 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Contains: The Tweny-Second Karl by George Frederick Turner. Complete serialisation. A Stormy Morning by Eva Napier of Magdala. Complete serialisation. Numerous novelettes and short stories by minor writers. Original green cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt on spine.A few light marks, front free endpaper removed, otherwise good. A large heavy book which will require additional postage. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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6 Becke, Louis Edward Barry (South Sea Pearler) (1900)
London T. Fisher Unwin 1900 First Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Original fine-ribbed dark green cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Some light speckling on cloth, paper faintly browned on page edges, foxing and Sunday School plate on front endpapers, otherwise good. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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7 Becke, Louis Edward Barry (South Sea Pearler) (1900)
London Thomas Nelson & Sons 1914 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Nelson's Library (pocket edition). Undated (c1914). Frontispiece. Original red cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Undated signature on front free endpaper, very good. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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8 Various Authors: Cutcliffe Hyne, Fred M. White, Bret Harte, E. Nesbit, Rafael Sabatini, Louis Becke, Ernest G. Henham Pearson's Magazine, Volume X (10), July - December 1900
London C. Arthur Pearson 1900 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Contains: Tales of a Steam Hotel by C. J. Cutcliffe HYNE. 6 adventure/crime stories. The Romance of the Secret Service Fund by Fred M. WHITE. 6 spy stories. Short stories include: The Stolen Cigar Case by A. C---n D--le by Bret HARTE, The Haunted Inheritance by E. NESBIT, The Outlaw of Falkensteig & D'Aubeville's Enterprise by Rafael SABATINI, The Adventures of a Gladstone Bag & The Lost Piper by Robert BARR, A Bottle of Water by Edgar JEPSON, Susani by Louis BECKE, Under False Colours by Ernest G. HENHAM. Articles include: How Will the World End? by Herbert C. FYFE. Original grey-green cloth, lettered and decorated in art-nouveau style in dark green, black and gilt; green leaf-patterned endpapers. Light scuffing, otherwise very good. Harte's Stolen Cigar Case is one of the best parodies of Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories. A heavy volume which will require additional postage. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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9 Various Authors: Walter Besant, Louis Becke etc The Leisure Hour for 1899 -1900
London Leisure Hour 1900 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Contains: The Alabaster Box by Walter BESANT. Complete serialisation. Illustrated. Tom Wallis: a Tale of the South Seas by Louis BECKE. Complete serialisation. Illustrated. Short stories include: A Flight by Tighe HOPKINS, A Real Treasure by Leslie KEITH. Numerous other short stories and articles by minor authors. Contemporary maroon leather over marbled boards, closed split on one hinge, otherwise good. The Leisure Hour -- for a long time a rather staid, old-fashioned journal -- revamped its format towards the end of the century, using a more modern typeface, adding regular articles on chess and society gossip, competitions etc. and the yearly volume at this stage ran to over 1,000 pages. A very heavy item (2.5 kg) which willrequire additional delivery costs 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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10 Various Authors: Q, Eden Phillpotts, Louis Becke, Arnold Bennett, Bernard Capes, S. R. Crockett, E. Nesbit etc. The London Magazine, Volume XVII (17), September 1906 - February 1907
London Amalgamated Press 1907 1st Edition Hardcover Fair Book 
Contains: Poison Island by Q. Continuation of ongoing serialisation. Kate Meredith by C. J. Cutcliffe Hyne. Start of serialisation. Short stories include: A Pilgrimage to Pigna by Eden Phillpotts, On Trincomalee Plantation by Louis Becke, Mr Poskitt's Cricket-Match & The Return of a Native by J. S. Fletcher, The Spurs of Jealousy by Rafael Sabatini, From One Generation to Another by Arnold Bennett, Love and the Belt by Bernard Capes, Don Bixio by Richard Bagot, After the Banquet by Katharine S. Macquoid, Lost Stolen or Strayed by S. R. Crockett, The Fugitive by Halliwell Sutcliffe, Daniel's Catastrophe by Walter Raymond, Partners Once by Morley Roberts, The Mask with Three Eyes by Headon Hill, Alcibiades by E. Nesbit. Original decorated green cloth. Spine a little soiled, corners rubbed; paper tanned on edges throughout, some tape repairs to pages in September issue, fair/good. A heavy volume which will require additional postage. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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11 Various Authors: S. R. Crockett, Louis Becke, Algernon Blackwood etc The Pall Mall Magazine, Volume XVII (17), January - April 1899
London Pall Mall Magazine 1899 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Contains: The Silver Skull by S. R. Crockett. Continuation of ongoing serialisation. Short stories and articles include: An Old Australian Privateering Adventure by Louis Becke, A Haunted Island by Algernon Blackwood, An Artistic Nemesis by Ellen Thorneycroft Fowler, From a London Attic by G. S. Street. Original illustrated light blue cloth on bevelled boards. Light scuffing, foxing spots on prelims, very good. Heavy: may require additional postage. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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12 Becke, Louis Tom Gerrard (1904)
London T. Fisher Unwin 1905 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Reprint. Frontispiece photograph of author. Early C20th rebinding in crimson binder's cloth. Corners lightly scuffed, otherwise very good. Scarce. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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