Home Base

By: Hemyng, Bracebridge

Price: $100.00

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#39 in the publisher's "Round the World Library" series; a rare title; this one is a curiosity, containing pages never intended to be in the book; the cover clearly designates this story as " Home Base" by Bracebridge Hemyng, but internally, following four pages of ads for Street & Smith's Buffalo Bill stories, is the title page for a different book entirely, "Buffalo Bill's Strange Task, or, Fate's Plaything," by Colonel Prentiss Ingraham; following that is a two-page appreciation of Buffalo Bill, then 24 pages (3+ chapters, from pgs. 5 through 28, inclusive) of "Buffalo Bill's Strange Task"; pages 29 through 32 do not exist, and the story of "Home Base" is taken up on page 33, somewhere after the beginning of Chapter III; the balance of the book (pgs. 33 through 217, inclusive) is "Home Base," followed by ads for other S&S publications; small puncture/scrape to top left corner of front cover, diagonal crease to bottom quarter of front cover, dampstain to spine and back cover, minor dampstaining to edges, tanned pages; internally tight;

Title: Home Base

Author Name: Hemyng, Bracebridge

Categories: Fiction (paperback),

Publisher: New York, Street & Smith: 1926

Binding: Wraps

Book Condition: Good to Very Good

Size: Digest

Seller ID: 011365

Keywords: FICTION, JUVENILE SERIES BOOKS, BOYS ADVENTURE BRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG, ROUND THE WORLD LIBRARY