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THAT TROUBLESOME TERM
Written by E.E. Cowper. Illustrated by Elizabeth Earnshaw.
Stock no. 2123989
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1ST 1926. Good condition.

Grey cloth with dark blue titles and borders and pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour frontis & 3 b/w plates. Endpapers are MISSING. Some foxing and page browning. A reading copy.

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THE BIG BOOK FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; C. Bernard Rutley; E.E. Cowper; Christine Chaundler; et al. Illustrated by Mary S. Reeve; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1507689
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1932. Good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine. Front shows a girl on the river. First story is "Judy and the Treasure" by Agnes Frome. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Stain to top inch of spine, top edge of text block and small area alongside on rear cover. Other light stains to spine, rear cover rubbed. Rear joint broken but webbing is holding firmly in place, a few hinges cracked but binding is firm. Ink name and address to front endpaper, a little transfer of ink to pastedown opposite. Light browning and a little foxing.

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BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Written by Natalie Joan; Ruth Cobb; C. Bernard Rutley; E.E. Cowper; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Ruth Cobb; Alfred Bestall; et al..
Stock no. 1406406
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Orange cloth spine, black title. Pictorial front board shows two girls in hiking gear, one looking at map. 4 colour plates. B/w illustrations. First story is 'The Treasure Hunt' by Joan. Frontis by Bestall. 208 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Corners bumped and worn. Small bump to top of front board. Board edges a little rubbed. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Small bookseller's label to rear pastedown. Joints are beginning to crack. Foxing to contents.

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ANN'S GREAT ADVENTURE
Written by E.E. Cowper.
Stock no. 2117709
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

The Imperial Library series. Red cloth with black borders and black title to spine. B/w frontis. 320 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A bit of fading to spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is badly torn and repaired with much tape; some pieces are missing.

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THE INVINCIBLE FIFTH
Written by E.E. Cowper. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 1403731
Published by The Children's Press. circa 1945. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Light blue boards. Black titles to spine. B/w frontis. 216 pages. Spine and corners worn. Bottom of boards scuffed. Prize presentation plate to front pastedown. Frontis is partially detached. Couple of hinges cracked. A few marks to page margins but contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edgeworn and creased with a few small tears. Rear panel and spine are grubby.

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THE BIG BOOK FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; C. Bernard Rutley; E.E. Cowper; Christine Chaundler; et al. Illustrated by Mary S. Reeve; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1311175
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1932. Very good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine. Front shows a girl on the river. First story is "Judy and the Treasure" by Agnes Frome. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, some light scuffing to rear cover. Endpapers lightly browned. Prize plate to verso of frontis. Tiny booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. Some light foxing and page browning else contents clean.

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WITCH OF THE WILDS A STORY OF ADVENTURE IN THE NORTHERN SNOWS
Written by E.E. Cowper. Illustrated by R.H. Brock.
Stock no. 1804599
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Orange pictorial boards with black titles. B/w frontis. Corners bumped. Small label to front pastedown.

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THREE SAILOR GIRLS
Written by E.E. Cowper.
Stock no. 1804597
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1922. Very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine and blind decoration to front. Pictorial endpapers. Colour frontis. Spine faded. Inscription in ink to front free endpaper. Some foxing.

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MAIDS OF THE MERMAID
Written by E.E. Cowper. Illustrated by Dudley Tennant.
Stock no. 1205494
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth with green titles and borders. 3 b/w plates. Front endpaper missing. All plates present. Wrapper torn with some loss to top of spine and also grubby. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis.

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MAIDS OF THE MERMAID
Written by E.E. Cowper. Illustrated by Dudley Tennant.
Stock no. 1804542
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1920. Very good condition.

Beige pictorial cloth. 6 b/w plates. A story of adventure on the coast of England. Corners bumped. All plates present.

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