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RUEY RICHARDSON - CHALETIAN

by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer

Illustrated by D. Brook

Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st. 1960

Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. Blue covers, gilt title to spine. B/w frontis illus. 231 pages.

Spine is a bit faded. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few small closed tears and nicks to edges of wrapper; some marks to rear panel.

Stock no. 2137492

 

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Contents

  • Ruey Richardson and her brothers Roger and Roddy are wards of Joey and Jack Maynard. She enters the Chalet School which she finds life very different from that in Croydon. She introduces lacrosse to the Chalet School but finds a ready-made enemy in Francie Wilford.
  • Francie had hoped that she and Margot Maynard would become friends but Margot is not keen. Francie, whose character is warped by her home circumstances lets her jealousy of Ruey poison her school life. The two are at daggers drawn most of the term but eventually a break through is made and they become firm friends.

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