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A FIDDLER FOR THE ABBEY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 1318082
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A story about the Hamlet Club and Abbey friends. Brown cloth, light blue title to spine. B/w illustrations. 200 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Small dent to lower edge of front cover. Name in biro and crayon to front pastedown. A few small brown spots to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped and a little grubby and foxed.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS WIN THROUGH
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1317837
Published by Collins. 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, silver title to spine. Colour frontis. 315 pages. Top edge red. Spine bumped. Inscription in black biro to half-title page. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed with a slightly grubby rear panel.

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QUEEN OF THE ABBEY GIRLS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1317836
Published by Collins. 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, silver title to spine. Colour frontis. 314 pages. Top edge red. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in black biro to half-title page. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and a little grubby.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS PLAY UP
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1317835
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, silver titles. Colour frontis. 288 pages. Top edge red. Spine slightly bumped. Inscription in black biro to half-title. Binding error of a vertical crease to centre of prelims. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn, rear panel is ever so slightly grubby.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS IN TOWN
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1317833
Published by Collins. 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, silver titles. Colour frontis. Top edge red. Spine slightly bumped, a few faint spots to covers. Inscription in black biro to half-title page else contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and ever so slightly grubby to rear panel.

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THE GIRL WHO WOULDN'T MAKE FRIENDS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 1317832
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, black titles and vignettes to front cover and spine. Colour frontis plus one other colour plate. 288 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Plate opposite page 80 is partially detached. Heavy foxing to textblock and some page margins.

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TICKLES OR THE SCHOOL THAT WAS DIFFERENT
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2131324
Published by S.W. Partridge & Co. Ltd.. 2nd Good condition.

Red pictorial cloth with black titles. B/w frontis. 160 pages. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Fading to spine. A little fraying to cloth on corner. Scuffing/marks to rear cover. Surface paper damage to front pastedown, where it appears that a bookplate has been removed. Rear joint is cracked. Foxing throughout - but heaviest to outer page edges. Some hinges are pulled. Margin tears to a couple of pages.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS WIN THROUGH
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2130766
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1938. Good condition.

Blue cloth with dark blue titles and illustration to front cover. Colour frontis. 315 pages. Browning to spine and cover edges. Foxing to covers. Corners are bumped. Prize plate to front pstedown, with homemade library pocket to front endpaper. Foxing; heaviest to outer page edges.

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A PRINCESS IN TATTERS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2130749
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and decorations. Colour frontispiece. 336 pages. 7.5 x 5". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small splits to top and tails of spine. A few pencil marks to front cover. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Margin marks. Wrapper is edge-creased with chips and tears; a little loss.

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BIDDY'S SECRET
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2130271
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1932. Very good condition.

A Romance of the Abbey Girls. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w frontis. 264 pages. Spine is bumped and browned with a couple of small nicks to cloth at base. A few marks to covers. Corners are worn. Foxing and some marks to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. A few hinges are pulled. Scarce item!

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ADVENTURE FOR TWO
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 2127841
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1945. Good condition.

Red cloth, black title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. 271 pages. Spine is faded, with chips to corners. Damp stains to front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A little red colour smudge from damp marking to edges of frontis and a few other pages; also to outer page edges.

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THE TESTING OF THE TORMENT
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 2127176
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

The second in the 'Torment' trilogy. Grey decorated cloth, oval pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour frontis and 3 b/w plates. 214 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading to covers. A few grubby marks. Presentation plate to front endpaper. All plates present. Some foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.

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