Vintage YA Fiction: The Counter-Stroke in Dust Jacket 1950s by John Westerman - Uniform Sovereign Series Vol. 16


Title: The Counter-Stroke

Author: John F. C. Westerman

Description: No date (published circa 1950). Light blue cloth boards stamped in black. Boards show minor edgewear. Gift inscription on ffep. Dust jacket shows light edge wear; shallow chipping at spine ends; one inch closed tear to top edge of front panel near spine; spots of ink on front flap offset from inscription. DJ in archival sleeve. Color frontispiece. 188 plus [4] pp. ads. 7 x 5 inches. Volume 16 in Ward Lock's uniform Sovereign Series (the number 16 appears at the foot of the dust jacket spine).

The lively adventures of cousin air-pilots, Alec and Denis Swayne, who along with Professor Breston Marks, counter the enemy's attempt to steal a secret formula.

John Francis Cyril Westerman (1901-1991) was an English author of boys' literature.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Very Good

Publisher: Ward, Lock & Co.
Place: London and Melbourne
Year: No date (published circa 1950)

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: fiction, novel, boys, young adult, ya, juvenile,

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