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CAPTAIN ANNE
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston.
Stock no. 2130763
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1939. Good condition.

Brown cloth with dark titles and decorations to spine and front cover. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. 288 pages. Covers are very faded; unevenly. Spotting to front cover. Partially erased inscription to front endpaper. Foxing and page browning.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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SALLY'S SUMMER TERM
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by Joan Thompson.
Stock no. 2130760
Published by Blackie. 1st 1961. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

On the day before term starts the ceiling falls down at Cherrytree. Where the girls to live? They move to the Hydro and meet Lennox Kirkland the new Senior whose father is trying to develop a new building site. What with that and helping to unravel the mystery of the dying fir trees Sally is kept very busy. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 224 pages. Marks and mottling to covers. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper has tape marks to flaps; couple of closed tears to top edge of front panel.
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DIMSIE INTERVENES
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston.
Stock no. 2130486
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1941. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth covers with blue titles and vignettes to front cover. 286 pages. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. Bumping to corners. Darkening to base of spine. Bumping to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; small amount of loss; grubby.
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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Winifred Darch; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Florence Harrison; Mary Strange Reeve; et al..
Stock no. 2130302
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth spine. Pictorial front and spine, front shows girl feeding doves. Includes "Captain Betsy" by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. 6 colour plates. 160 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks. Wrapper has tears and chips; minimal loss, also faded to spine.
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NANCY RETURNS TO ST. BRIDE'S
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by M.D. Johnston.
Stock no. 1317709
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1946. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth covers, blue title to spine. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 288 pages Spine and corners bumped. Fading to cover edges and foxing to spine. Remains of a prize-plate to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby, tears to spine and some loss to spine and edges.
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PREFECTS AT SPRINGDALE
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce.
Stock no. 2129613
Published by Spring Books. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Halcyon Library. Green cloth with red title to spine. Colour frontis. Page browning. Wrapper is nicked to corners and edges, but with minimal loss.
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THE SERENDIPITY SHOP
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 2129403
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, red title to spine and vignette to front cover. 205 pages. B/w illustrations. Top edge red. Top and tail of spine are faded; some browning to cover edges. Bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped; with loss to top and tail of spine and surrounding areas; sticky tape repairs; some to verso, but some visible to edges of wrapper.
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PREFECTS AT SPRINGDALE
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce.
Stock no. 1317416
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1948. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, silver title to spine. B/w frontis. 288 pages. Spine ends bumped. Prize plate to front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with some small tears and slightly darkened to spine.
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DIMSIE MOVES UP AGAIN
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by Gertrude Demain Hammond.
Stock no. 1815947
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1925. Very good condition.

Beige cloth with gilt titles and dark vignettes to front cover and spine. 4 colour plates. 288 pages. A chunky volume being 2" thick. A few minor foxspots to text block and endpapers. A few grubby marks to page margins and a few foxspots to first few pages. Overall a lovely copy.
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DIMSIE HEAD GIRL
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce.
Stock no. 2124847
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Australian Edition. Red cloth, black titles. Uneven fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Page browning. Wrapper is price-cut and badly torn in places with some tape repairs; some pieces of loss.
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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; M.I.K. Carruthers; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; Brenda Girvin; Barbara Euphan Todd; et al. Illustrated by Florence Harrison; M.D. Johnston; C.E. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 1317176
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1925. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth spine with pictorial onlay showing girl with holly. Pictorial front board shows same girl walking dog. First story is "Black Into White" by Carruthers. Also includes "Biddy's Bright Idea" by D.F. Bruce. 6 colour plates including frontis by Harrison. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped at top and tail. Covers are slightly edge rubbed. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper has edge tears but only minimal loss to base of spine.
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THE GIRLS OF ST. BRIDE'S
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by Henry Coller.
Stock no. 1814711
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2002. Fine condition.

Complete and unabridged. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour frontis, 4 b/w illustrations. 222 pages. ISBN: 1904417019.
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