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THE CHALET GIRLS IN CAMP
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley.
Stock no. 1610688
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1937. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with dark blue title to spine. B/w frontis piece by Brisley. 234 pages. 7.5 x 5 inches. Some rubbing to board edges. Foxing to outer page edges, endpapers and some margins. Previous owner name and date written in ink on title page. Wrapper is lightly worn at edges with some small tears and chips.

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THE HEAD GIRL OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley.
Stock no. 1610638
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1936. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, dark blue title to spine. B/w frontis plate. 336 pages. 7.5 x 5". Some light marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Inscription to front endpaper. Rear endpaper has been torn out. Wrapper is edge creased, with a few tears; some grubby marks to rear panel.

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THE GIRLS OF GWYNFA
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley.
Stock no. 1317186
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. circa 1927. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Boys' and Girls' Gift Books series. Red boards with black titles and borders to front and spine. Colour frontis plate. 310 pages. Spine bumped. Prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is grubby and foxed, tear to lower edge of rear panel (with loss) and hole to top of spine (mainly affecting GW of Gwynfa).

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PARTRIDGE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL - 17TH YEAR
Written by Cecily M. Rutley; Maurice Clifford; E.M. Hunter. Illustrated by Harry B. Neilson; Ernest A. Aris; Sylvia Venus; Nina K. Brisley; et al..
Stock no. 1208816
Published by Partridge. Almost very good condition.

Red spine with black title and vignette of a child climbing a flagpole. Pictorial board showing a girl with a red umbrella holding a doll with houses and other children in the background. Blue & red pictorial endpapers by Brisley. Colour plates. Full page four tone illustrations plus two tone illustrations. Spine bumped and darkened. Corners worn. Front cover bright. Rear cover soiled. Mark to front endpaper. Occasional margin marks to contents.

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THE EXPLOITS OF THE CHALET GIRLS
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley.
Stock no. 1814710
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1937. Almost very good condition.

A chunky volume. Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w frontis. 302 pages. Spine browned and slightly cocked. Top of spine worn making a 'gap' between book cloth and paper spine. Text block browned.

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THE RIVALS OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley.
Stock no. 1316845
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1936. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, dark blue title to spine. B/w frontis plate by Nina K. Brisley. 272 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine bumped and foxed. Splash mark to front cover. Foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby with loss to top and tail of spine and to lower edge of rear panel, split at spine and strengthened on verso with clear tape.

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THE EXPLOITS OF THE CHALET GIRLS
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley.
Stock no. 1316841
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1937. Good condition.

Blue cloth, dark blue titles to spine. B/w frontis. 302 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A few scratch marks to covers and a tiny split to front edge of spine. Front hinges is cracked. Frontis is part detached. Light foxing to contents. Contained in photocopy dustwrapper.

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WILFRED'S ANNUAL 1931
No author listed. Illustrated by Jaques Browne; Nina K. Brisley; et al..
Stock no. 1406408
Published by Daily Mirror. 1931. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth spine, pictorial boards. Front cover showing Wilfred hanging a red bow over a picture. Colour plates and numerous illustrations. 200 pages. Spine bumped and faded. 'Wilfred's Annual 1931' written in ink on spine. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges worn. Some scuffing to front cover. Rear cover a little marked and grubby. Book plate and erased writing to front endpaper. Some hinges cracked. Foxing mainly to page edges otherwise contents generally clean.

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THE MERRY BOOK FOR GIRLS AND BOYS
Written by Agness E. Cash; Nina K. Brisley; John Lea; Christine Chaundler; et al. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; M. Dorothy Hardy; A.L. Bowley; et al..
Stock no. 1406210
Published by Partridge. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth spine with black titles and vignette. Pictorial front board showing a girl and a boy with a boat. Red titles. Colour and b/w illustrations. First story is Mrs. Orpington's Odd Chicken by Agness E. Cash. Spine bumped and browned. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges rubbed. Rear cover is grubby. Front board slightly rubbed. Remains of book label to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers, title page and some page edges. Some hinges cracked. Foxing mainly to page edges. One plate creased at top corner. Dusty marks to last page of text, although text is still legible.

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THE TOM-TIT STORY BOOK
Written by Jessie Pope; Elsie Blomfield; Mabel L. Tyrrell; et al. Illustrated by Rosa C. Petherick; Nina K. Brisley; Gordon Robinson; et al..
Stock no. 1406053
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Slightly better than good condition.

Brown cloth spine. Colour pictorial front board showing two children looking at the tits in the trees. Two colour plates plus b/w illustrations including one by Gordon Robinson. First poem is Flowers for Mummy by Jessie Pope. Spine and corners bumped. Corners very worn. Some surface paper damage to top of front cover. Mark to bottom of front board which also affects rear cover and bottom of last 6 pages. Rear board is grubby and marked.Couple of hinges pulled. Closed tear to side margin of one page. Prize presentation plate to verso of front endpaper. Some light fingering otherwise contents are generally clean.

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BLACKIE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL 20TH YEAR
Written by Madeline Barnes; Constance Heward; Ethel Talbot; et al. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley; Mabel Lucie Attwell; Cicely Mary Barker; et al..
Stock no. 1506151
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1924. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cream/beige cloth spine with black title and illustration, pictorial front board showing boy and girl making a daisy chain. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. First story is "After The Party" by Barnes. Spine, corners and cover edges bumped and worn. Covers grubby with some scratches. Spine browned. One hinge cracked. Light stain to bottom of front endpapers. Some margin tears. A few marks and fox spots to contents but many pages are clean.

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WARD LOCK & CO'S WONDER BOOK 1925
Written by Harry Golding; Natalie Joan; Cecily M. Rutley; May Wynne; Christine Chaundler; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Nina K. Brisley; Margaret Tarrant; Ernest A. Aris; et al..
Stock no. 1506035
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 1925. Almost very good condition.

Twentieth year of issue. Red cloth spine. Front cover shows young girl in green dress. Endpapers by Anne Anderson. Edited by Golding. 12 Colour plates and numerous two tone illustrations. 264 pages. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A couple of small marks and scratches to covers. Ink inscription to verso of front endpaper. Some light browning and foxing, mostly to endpapers and prelims. Just an odd mark/margin tear to contents. All plates present.

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