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Popular British author Angela Brazil was born on this day in 1868. She wrote nearly 50 books, most of them being girls' boarding school stories. Unusual of the time, as they told the story from the young female perspective.

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THE MADCAP OF THE SCHOOL
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by Balliol Salmon.
Stock no. 1321909
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1920. Very good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. 6 b/w plates. 288 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Lower 2" of front joint (between frontis and title-page) is cracked. Light page browning else contents clean.

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THE SCHOOL AT THE TURRETS
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by Francis E. Hiley.
Stock no. 2134451
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1935. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth with triple yellow outline and blue titles. Vignette of girl reading book to spine. 4 b/w plates. 255 pages. Nearly 1" split to top of spine. A few marks to covers. Contents are still very good - some page browning and a few foxspots. Wrapper is edge-torn and creased with some damp staining; only a little loss.

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JEAN'S GOLDEN TERM
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by Frank Wiles.
Stock no. 2134450
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1934. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth with yellow borders to top and bottom. Titles in blue. 4 b/w plates. A few small marks to covers. Award plate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. All plates present. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with some loss to spine; also has grubby marks.

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AN EXCITING TERM
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by Francis E. Hiley.
Stock no. 2134449
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1936. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Light grey cloth, blue titles and vignette of girl to spine. Four b/w plates. 255 pages. Spine is browned. Award plate to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped, with some grubby marks, but virtually no loss.

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LITTLE FOLKS' PICTURE STORY BOOK
Written by Ethel Talbot; Constance Heward; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Alan Wright.
Stock no. 1318325
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1921. Good condition.

Large format. Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front board shwoing girl and boy running after a small dog with a doll in its mouth. 6 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. An anthology of stories and verse, first story is "Betty". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Cover edges worn with some small indentations. Damp stain to lower edge of rear cover and spine edge browned. Small brown stain to edge of front cover and "Miss Ruck" and "5" written in red biro to top of front cover. Name and address in ink to front pastedown, name and date in ink to free-endpaper. Endpapers browned. Some light foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents (including a few plate margins but pictures unaffected).

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THE NEW BLUE BOOK FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Anne Page; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston; K.W. Coales; et al..
Stock no. 2131181
Published by Oxford University Press. 1935. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial boards showing girl hanging from rigging of yacht. 4 colour plates. B/w illustrations. First story 'The Wallflowers' by Page. Bumping and wear to edges, corners and spine. A few marks to covers; scuffing. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are still very good.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - SEVENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Dorothy Russell; Ethel Talbot; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Mabel Lucie Attwell; S.B. Pearse; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 2130301
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows boy and girl giving rabbit a carrot. 320 pages. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; edges have been 'touched up' with colour ink. Uneven browning to spine. Marks to rear cover. Foxing; heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges.

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NICE STORIES
Written by Angela Brazil; Maud E. Sargent; et al. Illustrated by George Morrow.
Stock no. 2124563
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows a young girl reading a book, with the help of pixies/fairies! Angela Brazil Story is 'The Slap-Bang Boys'. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and some cover edges; chipping along cover edges. Damp mark to corner of rear cover. Front endpaper is MISSING. Biro to page 29 and to contents page. Some foxing. 4 colour plates.

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A GIFT FROM THE SEA
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by A.E. Jackson.
Stock no. 1317129
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1923. Very good condition.

Cream pictorial cloth, front shows boy and girl sitting on a fence with a book. One colour plate, b/w illustrations. 62 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers browned, foxing to textblock. Neat colouring to a couple of the b/w illustrations.

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TWO LITTLE SCAMPS AND A PUPPY
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by Edmund Blampied.
Stock no. 1317125
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1920. Almost very good condition.

White cloth spine. Colour pictorial front board. B/w frontis and illustrations. One colour plate. 63 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Staples rusty causing some staining to spine. Prize plate to front pastedown. Endpapers browned, foxing to textblock.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - SEVENTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Dorothy Russell; Ethel Talbot; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by Lawson Wood; Mabel Lucie Attwell; S.B. Pearse; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1609756
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1919. Good condition.

Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows boy and girl giving rabbit a carrot. 320 pages. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations throughout. Corners and board edges worn with some surface loss. Boards scuffed, with some marks and fading. Some scattered foxing.

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THE SCHOOL IN THE FOREST
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by Dewar Mills.
Stock no. 1316847
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1944. Very good condition.

Green cloth, dark green titles to front cover and spine. 4 b/w plates. 288 pages, top edge stained green. Spine and corners bumped and spine worn. Some light spotting to lower edge of rear cover. Name and date in ink to front pastedown, inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Light foxing to textblock.

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