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IN JUST ORDER MOVE
Written by F.M.G. Willson.
Stock no. 2127071
Published by The Athlone Press. 1st USA 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Progress of the Laban Centre for Movement and Dance 1946-1996. B/w photos. ISBN: 0485115182. Possibly SIGNED by author, as 'Glenn Willson', with dedication to previous owner. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.
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DAMARIS DANCES
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 2126518
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1940. Very good condition.

Cream cloth covers, red titles and vignette. Colour frontis plate. B/w illustrations. 271 pages. Spine is browned. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Contained in a colour PHOTOCOPY wrapper.
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DANCER ON HOLIDAY
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Esme Verity.
Stock no. 1208797
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A broken ankle gives Annette Dancy an unexpected holiday at home in the lovely old peel tower where he family lives. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis and a couple of colour and b/w plates. Spine very slightly bumped. Light brown stain to lower corners of pages else a near fine copy. Wrapper, price-cut by publisher, has light brown stain at front corners, a closed tear repaired on verso and is rubbed at edges.
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VERONICA AT THE WELLS
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
Stock no. 1405832
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1956. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. 210 pages. A sequel to A Dream of Sadler's Wells. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded. Foxing mainly to endpapers and prelims. Text block edges a little grubby. Dustwrapper is edge worn with tears. Loss to top of rear panel which is partially covered by white label to verso. Two other white labels cover tears on verso. Spine is browned and rear panel is grubby. New price label to front flap. Foxing to flaps which is more visible on verso
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DANCER IN DANGER
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Esme Verity.
Stock no. 1404338
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. SIGNED by the author to the title page. Spine bumped and a little faded. Front joint beginning to crack. Some foxing mostly to page edges. Contents, otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is clipped just below the price. Edgeworn with creasing to the top of the front panel. Small tears to top and bottom of spine are repaired with clear tape on veros. Spine is browned. Light foxing to panels.
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DANCER ON HOLIDAY
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Esme Verity.
Stock no. 1404282
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1962. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A broken ankle gives Annette Dancy an unexpected holiday at home in the lovely old peel tower where he family lives. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis and a couple of colour and b/w plates. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Prize presentation plate to front endpaper. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is price cut with a price sticker and new price written in ink to front flap. Wrapper is edgworn and foxed on both sides.
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ROSANNA JOINS THE WELLS
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
Stock no. 2117240
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1957. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Navy blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 189 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing; closed tear to one edge.
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ROSANNA JOINS THE WELLS
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
Stock no. 1314768
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is just a little chipped at top and tail of spine and has a very small tear to top rear edge. A nice copy of the first edition.
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DRESS REHEARSAL
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Esme Verity.
Stock no. 1404224
Published by White Lion Publishers Limited. 1st thus 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Nona Browning is physically handicapped. Brought up in an orphanage where she is given dancing lessons to strengthen her body she finds she has an aptitude for ballet but doesn't think she will ever be strong enough to make a career as a dancer. ISBN: 0856861154. Spine and corners a little bumped. A few foxspots mainly to page edges otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edgeworn. Spine is faded.
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THE SECRET DANCER
Written by Mabel Esther Allan. Illustrated by Juliet Mozley.
Stock no. 1314751
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Two things make Mandelina happy - the Russian dances her father taught her, and what she and her friend Alice call 'the ballet dream'... Blue boards, metallic blue title to spine and vignette to front cover. 133 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0460058231. SIGNED by the author to front endpaper. Spine and corners bumped. A few foxspots to textblock. Slight evidence of erased pencil writing to front endpaper. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and has a couple of tiny holes to rear spine edge.
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DANCER IN DANGER
Written by Lorna Hill.
Stock no. 1404190
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition.

The story of a ballet company's tour in Sicily. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. 189 pages. ISBN: 9781847451118. A fine copy.
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THE DANCING CLASS
Written by Helen Oxenbury. Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury.
Stock no. 2114280
Published by Walker Books. 1st 1983. Almost very good condition.

Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Easy-to-read text. ISBN: 0744500362. Spine is browned. Bumping along cover edges and to spine. Grubby marks. Some creasing; a few marks to pages, which are starting to come loose in a couple of places.
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