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WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131339
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 11th 1938. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Foxing throughout. Small name ink stamp to top of half-title page. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; grubby marks; some loss.

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WILLIAM THE EXPLORER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131337
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles and vignette of William to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 256 pages. Crease to spine. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased and grubby with tears and chips; some loss; also has damp marking. A few tape repairs to verso.

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WILLIAM THE GOOD
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131334
Published by George Newnes Limited. 14th 1939. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth. black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Spine is faded, with wear. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and marks. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some loss.

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WILLIAM'S HAPPY DAYS
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2131333
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 3rd 1932. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles on front cover and spine. Orginally published in 1930, this is the Cheap Edition. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. A little mottling from offsetting to covers. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped with some loss; repaired to verso with magic tape.

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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 NEW BLUE BOOK FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Anne Page; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston; K.W. Coales; et al..
Stock no. 2131181
Published by Oxford University Press. 1935. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial boards showing girl hanging from rigging of yacht. 4 colour plates. B/w illustrations. First story 'The Wallflowers' by Page. Bumping and wear to edges, corners and spine. A few marks to covers; scuffing. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are still very good.

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MY FAVOURITE STORY
Written by Enid Blyton; Angela Brazil; Elinor M. Brent-Dyer; et al. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 1317827
Published by The Thames Publishing Co.. Very good condition.

Selected stories for girls, including 'Rescue in the snows' by Brent-Dyer and Father Time and his Pattern Book by Blyton. Large format, cloth spine, pictorial boards. 4 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. 13 stories. 125 pages. Spine and corners bumped, covers slightly edge rubbed. Light damp stain to edge of frontis. A few fingermarks to contents.

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BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Written by Margaret Middleton; Florence Harrison; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston; C.E. Brock; Gordon Browne; et al..
Stock no. 1817635
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1928. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cream cloth spine with blue title. Pictorial front board shows girl with tennis racquet. Colour plates. B/w text illustrations. First story is "One Crowded Hour" by Margaret Middleton. Board edges rubbed, corners worn, spine browned, rear board scuffed. Gift inscription in ink to verso of frontispiece. Text block grubby. A few grubby margin marks.

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REX MILLIGAN'S BUSY TERM
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Stock no. 2130813
Published by Atlantic Book Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1966. Very good condition.

Paperback. B/w illustrations. Some marks and browning.

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REX MILLIGAN HOLDS FORTH
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Stock no. 2130812
Published by Atlantic Book Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1967. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. Covers are browned with some red and black marks. Page edge creasing.

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REX MILLIGAN RAISES THE ROOF
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Peter Archer; Mazure.
Stock no. 2130810
Published by Atlantic Book Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1968. Almost very good condition.

Paperback. A Dragon Book. Cover illustration by Archer. Text illustrations by Mazure. Surface paper damage to bottom of front cover. Corner creasing. Some browning and foxspots.

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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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