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AMELIARANNE KEEPS SCHOOL
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 2132406
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards with blue cloth spine. Illustrated endpapers. Full page colour pictures throughout. B/w text illustrations. Unpaginated. 8.75 x 6.25". Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping to a couple of corners. Uneven fading to spine. Some marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks.

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THE CHUMMY BOOK - NINTH YEAR
Written by Edwin Chisholm; Dorothy Russell; Constance Heward; Dixon Rutherford; et al. Illustrated by Peter Fraser; Honor C. Appleton; Hilda Cowham; Mabel Lucie Attwell; et al..
Stock no. 1318355
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Good condition.

Pictorial front cover shows black cat and white dog, blue spine with white titles and horse's head. First story is 'The Housing Problem'. 287 pages plus one page book list. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby. Small dent to top edge of rear cover. Vertical crease to rear cover. Endpapers browned. Heavy foxing to contents, mainly textblock and some other marks.

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LITTLE FOLKS' PICTURE STORY BOOK
Written by Ethel Talbot; Constance Heward; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; Alan Wright.
Stock no. 1318325
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1921. Good condition.

Large format. Cream cloth spine. Pictorial front board shwoing girl and boy running after a small dog with a doll in its mouth. 6 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. An anthology of stories and verse, first story is "Betty". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Cover edges worn with some small indentations. Damp stain to lower edge of rear cover and spine edge browned. Small brown stain to edge of front cover and "Miss Ruck" and "5" written in red biro to top of front cover. Name and address in ink to front pastedown, name and date in ink to free-endpaper. Endpapers browned. Some light foxing and grubby fingermarks to contents (including a few plate margins but pictures unaffected).

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AMELIARANNE CAMPS OUT
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 2131559
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1949. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine with pictorial boards. Colour endpapers. Superb colour illus throughout. Also b/w illus surrounding text. Spine is faded and spotted. Marks to covers. Bumping and wear to corners and edges. Very marked to rear cover. Margin marks throughout.

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AMELIARANNE GOES TOURING
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 2131558
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1951. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine, pictorial boards. Charming colour pictures. Spine is browned with foxing. Corners are bumped and worn. Marks to covers. Heavy dent/bump along bottom edge of front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Contents are still very good; odd margin mark.

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BO-PEEP A BOOK OF STORIES AND PICTURES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE
Written by Enid Blyton; Eric Wood; Ethel Talbot; Constance Heward; Lilian Gask; et al. Illustrated by E. Dorothy Rees; Phyllis Chase; Helen Jacobs; et al..
Stock no. 2130939
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1st 1923. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth spine. Pictorial boards, front cover showing Bo-Peep and her sheep. B/w and two-colour illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Couple of corners have had tips coloured in the same colour as the original. A few scuffs and grubby marks to covers. Front joint is partially cracked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and margin marks. A few hinges are pulled. One page has neat blue colouring to pictures. Some page margin tears. Binding is starting to become a little weak.

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AMELIARANNE AT THE FARM
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by Greta Dushinsky.
Stock no. 2129607
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1959. Almost very good condition.

Ameliaranne and her family have a working holiday on a farm. Cloth spine, blue pictorial boards. Entirely re-illustrated in colour by Dushinsky. Unpaginated. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading and browning, with splash mark to spine. Grubby marks to covers. Small damp mark to rear cover. Page edge browning; a few foxspots, but contents are very good.

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AMELIARANNE KEEPS SCHOOL
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 2129606
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1959. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards with blue cloth spine. Illustrated endpapers. Full page colour pictures throughout. B/w text illustrations. Unpaginated. 8.75 x 6.25". Fading to spine at top and tail. Wear to cover edges and corners. A few margin marks. Wrapper is torn and chipped with some loss. Front flap completely detached, with half missing. A couple of inches of loss to base of spine; 1" loss to top.

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AMELIARANNE GIVES A PARTY
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 1816450
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1950. Good condition.

Red cloth spine, with black titles. Front cover shows a girl offering her cheek to a boy for a kiss. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Edges rubbed, boards a little grubby with light damp staining at lower rear edge, cloth spine faded. Binding slightly loose. Contents a little grubby.

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THE TWINS AND TABIFFA
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 2127236
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1937. Almost very good condition.

Tabiffa is a big black cat who belongs partly to Peter but mostly to Binkie and Dinkie the four-year old twins. Peach paperboards with large pictorial onlay to front. Cute colour and b/w illustrations. Chipping to base of spine; a little loss. Wear to cover edges. Some grubby marks to covers. Light damp stains to lower edges of covers, also affecting a few page margins inside. Foxing and a few margin marks.

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AMELIARANNE CAMPS OUT
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 1317438
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1939. Good condition.

Cloth spine with pictorial boards. Colour endpapers. Superb colour illus throughout. Also b/w illus surrounding text. Covers are edge worn with slight loss of paper covering to corners. Foxing and light browning to covers. Front cover has been used to lean on while writing. Foxing throughout and other light fingermarks to page margins. Some creases to inner page margins and some hinges pulled/cracked. Front joint is cracked. Pencil name to front free-endpaper has been erased.

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AMELIARANNE GIVES A PARTY
Written by Constance Heward. Illustrated by S.B. Pearse.
Stock no. 2124960
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1938. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth spine, with black titles. Front cover shows a girl offering her cheek to a boy for a kiss. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Spine is unevenly faded. Corners are bumped and worn, with a little chipping. Inscription in ink and ink stamp name to front endpaper. A few light margin marks. Contained in a LATER wrapper (3/6 net) which is torn and creased, with loss to top and tail of spine and a couple of edges; faded to spine.

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