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THE GIRLS OF GWYNFA
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley.
Stock no. 1324244
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Circa 1930. Good condition.

Orange cloth, black titles. 310 pages. Colour frontis. Spine and corners bumped. Covers discoloured. Endpapers lightly browned, some foxing to contents.

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MAIDLIN BEARS THE TORCH
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1324193
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2001. Very good condition.

The 26th title in the famous Abbey series, originally published in 1937. Complete and unabridged. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour frontis. 208 pages. ISBN: 0953626962. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Neat barcode label to rear cover. Front hinge between pages 2 and 3 is cracked.

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SCHOOLDAYS AT THE ABBEY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1323291
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1949. Very good condition.

Seagull Library edition. Blue boards, silver titles and vignette. 272 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with slight loss and creased at edges.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS GO BACK TO SCHOOL
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1323289
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Seagull library edition. Blue boards with silver titles. Minimal bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Margin creases to pages 289-295. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss to spine and corners.

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AN ABBEY CHAMPION
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 2137920
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 219 pages. White and brown marks (possible small cup ring marks) to front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Some wrinkling to tops of pages. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with a little loss; some browning to spine.

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ROSAMUND'S VICTORY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2135507
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1933. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with black titles and two-tone blue diagonally striped front cover. Colour frontis. 256 pages. A Romance of the Abbey Girls. Light bumping to spine. Small inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Just under 1" tear to bottom margin of frontis, next to spine. A few margin marks. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; some tape repairs to verso; a little loss; some creasing.

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ROBINS IN THE ABBEY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1321790
Published by Collins. 1949. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Seagull library. Blue boards, silver titles. 256 pages. SIGNED by the author by means of an inscription to front free-endpaper. Spine and corners bumped, some browning to top and tail of spine. Some slight fading to cover edges. Pale page browning to contents and a few foxspots throughout. Price-cut wrapper is very worn and torn with slight loss at lower edges and a large section of loss to top of spine and top front panel.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS ON TRIAL
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2134318
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1st 1931. Good condition.

Dark blue cloth, gold title to front and spine. Front cover has gilt border. 4 sepia plates. 228 pages. Spine is very faded with a couple of small tears/chips to cloth - some fraying to cloth. Bumping and wear to corners; marks to covers. Front joint is cracked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing, especially to prelims, but also to other pages throughout book. Grubby marks to outer page edges.

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ELSA PUTS THINGS RIGHT
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 1319754
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth, green title to spine and vignettes to front cover. 188 pages. B/w frontis and text illustrations. Spine bumped. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with closed tears and a little grubby.

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AN ABBEY CHAMPION
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 1318724
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 219 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some fading to spine (mainly to centre). Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown (upside-down and partially removed). Endpapers lightly browned. Contents clean.

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A FIDDLER FOR THE ABBEY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 1318082
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A story about the Hamlet Club and Abbey friends. Brown cloth, light blue title to spine. B/w illustrations. 200 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Small dent to lower edge of front cover. Name in biro and crayon to front pastedown. A few small brown spots to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped and a little grubby and foxed.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS WIN THROUGH
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1317837
Published by Collins. 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, silver title to spine. Colour frontis. 315 pages. Top edge red. Spine bumped. Inscription in black biro to half-title page. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed with a slightly grubby rear panel.

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