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STIRRING STORIES FOR GIRLS
Written by Charles Herbert. Illustrated by Alfred Pearse; F.J. Sherman; E.A. Shearlock.
Stock no. 1108146
Published by The Alexandra Publishing Company. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Yellow pictorial boards. Front shows girl and boy in canoe. 1st story is "White Saint". Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Some wear and foxing to cover edges. Inscription in ink to belongs to page. Page browning and foxing. A few hinges are cracked. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with some loss and grubby.
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THE GIRLS' ALL-ROUND BOOK OF STORIES, SPORTS, AND HOBBIES
Written by Mrs. Walter Wood; Christine Chaundler; Edna Lake; Constance Harwood; Bessie Marchant; Elsie J. Oxenham; et al.
Stock no. 1108136
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1946. Very good condition.

Large format. Blue pictorial cloth. Front cover shows girl with a tennis racket. Oxenham story is 'Freda Joins the Guides'. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning to covers. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and page browning.
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THE GIRL'S TREASURE BOOK
Written by Grace Mary Golden; J.M. Wilson; Christine Chaundler; Margaret C. Field; et al.
Stock no. 1107872
Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows two girls - one reading a book, sat on the grass, the other waving a white hanky at a passing sail boat. First story is 'Birthday Roses' by Grace Mary Golden. Colour and b/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Scuffing to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and page browning.
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THE COCKPIT FLYING ADVENTURES FOR YOUNG PILOTS
Written by W.E. Johns; Arch Whitehouse; Rudolf Stark; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw; Howard Leigh.
Stock no. 1308325
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Flying Adventures For Young Pilots. Large format. Blue cloth with dark blue titles and vigette of a plane to front cover. Eight coloured plates by Bradshaw, other illustrations by Leigh. Johns story is "The Ace of Spades". Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded and foxed. Some light staining to covers. Front joint cracked. Contents browned but clean.
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THE JOLLY BOOK FOR BOYS
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Frank Hart; et al.
Stock no. 2107136
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cloth, showing boys in a row boat. First story is 'The Lame Duck' by Frank Hart. 6 colour plates and b/w illustrations. covers are very grubby. Corners are bumped and worn. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Some grubby margin marks and foxspots.
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THE BRITISH GIRL'S ANNUAL
Written by Harold J. Shepstone; Bertha Leonard; E.E. Cowper; May Wynne; Brenda Girvin; et al.
Stock no. 1107534
Published by The Amalgamated Press. Circa 1928. Good condition.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt titles. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour and b/w plates. First story is ''In the Land of the Sheikhs' by Shepstone. Some bowing to covers. Wear and bumping to corners. Couple of plates are loose. Binding is starting to pull in places and become weak.
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UNDER THE SUN
Written by John Verney; Patricia Campbell.
Stock no. 1106986
Published by Constable Young Books Ltd.. 1st 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A collection of srories, poems and articles. Illustrated by 'many artists'. Black and white illustrations throughout. Peach boards. 351pp. 9.5 x 6". Light wear to cover edges. Name and date in ink to front endpaper. Some browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has a few closed tears and nicks, with edge-creasing.
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PLAYFELLOWS
Written by Hilda Hart; Norman Gale; Grace C. Floyd. Illustrated by G.H. Thompson; Agnes Richardson; Louis Wain; et al..
Stock no. 1306716
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. circa 1920. Almost very good condition.

Father Tuck's Golden Gift series. Red cloth spine, pictorial boards with front showing dog and puppy. Colour frontis plate, b/w and two-tone illustrations to text. First verse is "Good Manners and Bad". Quite a few cat illustrations by Wain. Spine slightly bumped. Corners worn and cover edges rubbed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper (ink thumb print to top edge of same page). Page browning and some small marks to margins else clean.
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FLYING STORIES
Written by W.E. Johns; George E. Rochester; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 2105981
Published by John Hamilton. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition.

A collection of stories edited by W.E. Johns, including 4 stories by him. Pictorial boards. 4 b/w plates, 6 colour plates plus other b/w illustrations. 248 pages. Covers are worn, with some chipping and loss of paper; cloth showing through. Some foxing and browning to pages.
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FLYING ADVENTURES
Written by W.E. Johns; George E. Rochester; et al. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Stanley Orton Bradshaw; et al..
Stock no. 2105980
Published by John Hamilton. Circa 1938. Almost very good condition.

A collection of stories edited by W.E. Johns, including 3 stories by him. Pictorial boards. 4 b/w plates, 6 colour plates plus other b/w illustrations. 248 pages. Chipping and wear to cover edges. Some fraying to cloth on spine. A few scuff marks. Split to rear of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some page browning and foxing.
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BOOK OF FUN
No author listed. Illustrated by Gordon Robinson; Freda M. Rose; et al..
Stock no. 1306220
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial boards and spine showing red toadstool housing estate! Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Foxing throughout and light page browning else clean. One plate (Who'll win?) is slightly damaged with a tape repair on verso. Dustwrapper is edge worn with tape repairs on verso, a scuff mark to centre of rear panel.
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THE GREAT BOOK OF SCHOOL STORIES FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Alice Massie; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; et al.
Stock no. 1105900
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. Circa 1934. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial boards and spine. Front board shows "The Winner". Colour frontis and b/w text illustrations. First story "Deep Down" by Massie, includes "Erica the Ever-Right" by Bruce. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and some joints cracked.
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