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SCHOOL STORIES (GIRLS)

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BARBARA AT SCHOOL
Written by Josephine Elder. Illustrated by Gordon Browne.
Stock no. 2130892
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Stone decorated covers. 4 b/w plates. 255 pages. Bumping to corners. Foxing to outer page edges. All plates present. Some margin marks. Wrapper is grubby with creasing and some tears and chips, but minimal loss.
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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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CAPTAIN ANNE
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston.
Stock no. 2130763
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1939. Good condition.

Brown cloth with dark titles and decorations to spine and front cover. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. 288 pages. Covers are very faded; unevenly. Spotting to front cover. Partially erased inscription to front endpaper. Foxing and page browning.
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SALLY'S SUMMER TERM
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by Joan Thompson.
Stock no. 2130760
Published by Blackie. 1st 1961. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

On the day before term starts the ceiling falls down at Cherrytree. Where the girls to live? They move to the Hydro and meet Lennox Kirkland the new Senior whose father is trying to develop a new building site. What with that and helping to unravel the mystery of the dying fir trees Sally is kept very busy. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 224 pages. Marks and mottling to covers. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper has tape marks to flaps; couple of closed tears to top edge of front panel.
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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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NEW BROOM AT PRIORS RIGGS
Written by Heather White.
Stock no. 2130488
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1938. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine, with black vignette and black titles and decoration to front cover. Colour frontis and b/w plates. Covers are damp stained. Foxing throughout, but heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; a bit of loss; some darkening and foxing.
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DIMSIE INTERVENES
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston.
Stock no. 2130486
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1941. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth covers with blue titles and vignettes to front cover. 286 pages. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. Bumping to corners. Darkening to base of spine. Bumping to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; small amount of loss; grubby.
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THE DARE CLUB
Written by Ierne L. Plunket.
Stock no. 2130452
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1928. Slightly better than good condition.

Yellow and green patterned boards. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 160 pages. Small split to top of spine; smaller chips to base of spine. Bumping and wear to covers and corners. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Picture to title page has been coloured in with blue pencil colour. Foxing throughout.
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THE DARE CLUB
Written by Ierne L. Plunket.
Stock no. 2130428
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1928. Almost very good condition.

Yellow and green patterned boards. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 160 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing and browning to covers, endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Bookplate to front endpaper.
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THE ABBEY GIRLS AGAIN
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Elsie Anna Wood.
Stock no. 2130352
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth covers, black titles and vignettes. Colour frontis. 316 pages. 8 x 5.5". Spine is bumped with spotting. A few grubby marks to covers. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink (crossed out in pencil) to front pastedown. Foxing. Rear joint next to book list is cracked.
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TOPPING BOOK FOR GIRLS
Written by Heather White; Irene Mossop; et al.
Stock no. 2130315
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Circa 1936. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows young lady with a hockey stick. B/w illustrations. Colour plates. First story is 'Just Swank!" by White. Scuffing to spine. Wear to cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Page browning. Wrapper is creased with closed tears and chips; minimal loss.
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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Winifred Darch; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Florence Harrison; Mary Strange Reeve; et al..
Stock no. 2130302
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth spine. Pictorial front and spine, front shows girl feeding doves. Includes "Captain Betsy" by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. 6 colour plates. 160 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks. Wrapper has tears and chips; minimal loss, also faded to spine.
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