W. & R. Chambers Limited
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Dark blue pictorial cloth; red/gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Binding is loose/weakening at front joint; front endpaper is partially detached. Name in ink to half-title page. Some foxing. A few plates are loose.
PEGGY OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley.
Stock no. 1320828
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Blue boards, gilt title and stripes to spine. B/w frontis. 256 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. A few foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightlty edge chipped/torn with minimal loss.
Dark green boards, black title to spine. 288 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine browned, some damp staining to front cover. Some erased pencil writing to front free-endpaper. Inscription in ink to half title-page. Foxing and light page browning.
Revised Edition. Printed for W & R Chambers Ltd. and published by Folio Society. Full brown leather binding with gilt title to spine and gilt & blind repeating patterns. Decorated endpapers. 1432 pages. Top edge gilt. ISBN: 0550160019. Board edges and spine slightly grubby through previous use. Text block slightly grubby. Front hinge between title page and first blank page is pulled. Grubby stain to preface pages. Otherwise contents clean. No slipcase.
Jesanne Gellibrand solves the mystery of the lost staircase in the Dragon House. Blue cloth covers, black titles to spine. B/w frontis illus. 224 pages. 7 x 4.5". Spine bumped and faded with eyelet put through top. Boots Booklovers Library stamp to front. Contents clean but browned.
Blue cloth. Gilt title to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates by Brisley. 303 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners are bumped. Covers grubby and rubbed. Front joint is cracked with free-endpaper missing. Small booksellers label to front pastedown. 1 plate is missing. Foxing and fingering else contents clean.
Green boards, black titles to spine. 253 pages. Spine and corners bumped. A few small dents to top edges of cover. Light mark to front cover. Foxing throughout and pale page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with minimal chipping, small hole to top front corner and a few light marks to spine and rear panel.
Blue boards, dark blue title and stripes to spine. 303 pages. Spine bumped. Light page browning. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with slight loss at corners and loss at base of front panel.
Blue boards, dark blue title and border lines to spine. 272 pages. Spine slightly bumped with light foxing. Front cover is ever so slightly warped. Front joint is cracked showing webbing but still bound tight. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is just a little grubby and edge worn.
Green boards, black title to spine. 319 pages. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Name and address in ink to front pastedown. Light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Blue spine wrapper is in two pieces (torn at front spine edge), is edge torn with loss, 1.5" loss across top edge of front panel and top of spine. Some small blue ink marks to title list on rear panel.
Light blue boards, dark blue title and stripes to spine. 304 pages. Spotting to covers. Page browning, especially at edges. Wrapper is creased with a couple of closed repaired tears (repaired with paper to verso). A few chips/nicks of loss to wrapper and marking to rear panel.
A chunky volume. Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w frontis. 302 pages. Spine is faded, with foxing. Covers are marked. Foxing throughout. A reading copy.