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SCHOOL STORIES

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NO MORE SCHOOL?
Written by Valerie Bierman; Vivien Alcock; Douglas Hill; Robert Swindells; et al.
Stock no. 425826
Published by Methuen. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A New Collection of School Stories, edited by Valerie Bierman. Grey boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 0416157025. SIGNED by editor, with inscription on title page.
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THE FLYING FIVE
Written by Lionel Surrey; William R. Bawden; P. Nester; S.T. James.
Stock no. 485265
Published by The Epworth Press. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition.

Plus other stories of adventure and school life. Red cloth spine with pictorial onlay. Colour pictorial front board showing seaplane. First story is "The Flying Five". Colour frontis. Corners worn. Onlay to spine slightly damaged.
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THE FEUD IN THE FIFTH REMOVE
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by Ellis Silas.
Stock no. 732298
Published by The Religious Tract Society; Girl's Own Paper. 1st 1932. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, black title to front and gilt title to spine. Titles surrounded by black floral design. Colour frontis. 222 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Prize plate to front pastedown. Small pale brown spot (foxspot?) affects first 25 pages otherwise covers and contents clean. Original dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and grubby. A very attractive copy in scarce dustwrapper.
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TOUGH LUCK
Written by Berlie Doherty.
Stock no. 425326
Published by Hamish Hamilton. Circa 1987. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Joe Bead really cares about the kids in his classroom and tries to help them in and out of school. Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0241120160. SIGNED by author with inscription on title page. 2nd impression.
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MRS. LEICESTER'S SCHOOL
Written by Charles Lamb; Mary Lamb.
Stock no. 987050
Published by Baldwin And Cradock. 1836. Good condition.

The History of Several Young Ladies Related by Themselves. No authors named but believed to be Charles and Mary Lamb. B/w frontis, engraved title page. 11th edition, revised and improved. Pages: xi, 172, 8. Red leather spine, marbled boards. Contents very good indeed but front cover almost detached and spine worn.
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MARGERY FINDS HERSELF
Written by Doris Pocock.
Stock no. 679383
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1951. Very good condition.

Blue boards, green titles. B/w frontis. Covers a little grubby. Prize-plate to front pastedown. Contents clean.
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THE ABBEY GIRLS IN TOWN
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Rosa C. Petherick.
Stock no. 718510
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with dark blue titles and vignettes. Colour frontis plate. 314 pages plus 5 page publication list to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Prizeplate to front pasteedown. Frontis detached causing ragged edges. Textblock a bit grubby. Contents clean.
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THE CONQUEST OF CHRISTINA
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 730310
Published by The Children's Press. Very good condition.

Red cloth with black titles and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis. B/w text illustrations. 343 pages plus 1 page booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed else covers clean. Some light foxing and a few finger marks to page margins. One page has marginal tear (neatly repaired). A nice copy of an early reprint.
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THAT BOARDING-SCHOOL GIRL
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by R.H. Brock.
Stock no. 730325
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pretty pictorial boards with wraparound picture by Sybil Tawse. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 160 pages. 8.25 x 6.25". Spine bumped, corners slightly rubbed. Front free-endpaper professionally replaced. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges. Original pictorial wrapper is worn at spine and corners with only minimal loss and also has a few tiny closed edge tears.
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HANGMAN
Written by Julia Jarman.
Stock no. 730765
Published by Andersen Press. 1st 1999. Fine condition.

Toby's heart sinks when he hears that Danny Lamb is coming to Lindley High School... Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0862648661. SIGNED by the author with inscription on title page! Base of spine very slightly bumped.
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THE FEUD IN THE FIFTH REMOVE
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by Ellis Silas.
Stock no. 731272
Published by R.T.S.; Girl's Own Paper. 1st 1932. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title and black vignette to spine, black title and decoration to front cover. Colour frontis. 222 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Faint markings to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to contents, else clean.
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THE REBEL OF ST. JIM'S
Written by Martin Clifford; Frank Richards.
Stock no. 652248
Published by Howard Baker. 1st thus 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Gem Volume No 3. Large format. Green Boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703000160. price-cut wrapper.
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