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THE HAUNTED VALLEY AND OTHER POEMS
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1404245
1st 1981. Very good condition.

Wartime poems. White cardwraps with dark titles and border to front cover. 44 pages. SIGNED by author to inside front cover. Couple of text corrections written in ink otherwise contents are clean.

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THE ROAD TO THE ISLES AND OTHER PLACES
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1404220
Published by The Bemrose Press Limited. 1st 1989. Very good condition.

Some journeys with a rucksack. YHA 1933-1947. Green cardwraps with black titles to covers. B/w illustrations. 120 pages. SIGNED by author to inside front cover. Spine a little rubbed. Couple of scratch marks to front cover, visible in a certain light. Front and rear joint beginning to crack. Contents clean.

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THE HAUNTED VALLEY AND OTHER POEMS
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1404219
1st 1981. Very good condition.

Wartime poems. White cardwraps with dark titles and border to front cover. 44 pages. SIGNED by author to title page. Corners a little rubbed. Covers slightly grubby with small mark to top of spine. Annotations to some pages otherwise contents are clean.

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TOMORROW IS A LOVELY DAY
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1314760
Published by Abelard. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Frue finds herself starting a new life at Great Hartsthorn House with Great-Aunt Mildred and her unmarried daughter Muriel... Brown boards, gilt title to spine. 127 pages. ISBN: 0200725696. SIGNED by the author to front free-endpaper. Spine slightly bumped. Foxing to prelims and textblock. Dustwrapper is browned.

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THE BELLS OF ROME
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1314757
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

How Flavia risks her life to foil a murder, and how she solves the mystery... Brown boards, gilt title to spine. 150 pages. ISBN: 0434926957. SIGNED by the author to front free-endpaper. Spine bumped. Faint marks to edge of front cover. Name in blue biro to top edge of front free-endpaper. Foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed, slightly grubby to rear panel and lightly foxed on verso.

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SELINA'S NEW FAMILY
Written by Anne Pilgrim; Mabel Esther Allan. Illustrated by Graham Byfield.
Stock no. 1314754
Published by Abelard-Schuman. 1st USA 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mabel Esther Allan writing as Anne Pilgrim. Selina's mother returns from a holiday with plans to marry again, and move to Ireland.... Green cloth, black title to spine and small publisher's motif to front cover. 191 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 020071502X. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Small mark to front pastedown. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss at corners, slightly grubby and lightly foxed on verso.

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A DREAM OF HUNGER MOSS
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1314753
Published by Dodd, Mead & Company. 1st USA 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pale grey boards with dark blue title to spine. 188 pages. ISBN: 0396082246. SIGNED by the author to front endpaper. Spine bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is sunned to spine and a little rubbed to spine and corners.

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ROOM FOR THE CUCKOO
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1314741
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of a Farming Year - a career story. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 181 pages. B/w photographic frontis and a few b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Endpapers lightly browned, foxing to contents. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn with slight loss, slightly grubby to rear panel and is foxed (showing mainly on verso).

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CHILTERN SCHOOL
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1404200
Published by The Bemrose Press Limited. 1st 1990. Very good condition.

Grey cardwraps with b/w illustration and black titles to front cover. 177 pages. SIGNED with inscription to inside of front cover. Corners a little bumped. Contents clean.

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DRINA DANCES AGAIN
Written by Jean Estoril; Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1314724
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1960. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mabel Esther Allan writing as Jean Estoril. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and embossed vignette to front cover. Blue pictorial endpapers and colour frontis by Eve Guthrie. 191 pages. Spine bumped and just a little faded at base. A few very small old tape marks to endpapers otherwise contents are fine. Pictorial wrapper (photographic design by Stead Studio) is faded to spine, slightly worn at top of spine with a light crease at spine edge of rear panel, original printed price has been covered with a 'new' price sticker.

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THE PINE STREET PAGEANT
Written by Mabel Esther Allan. Illustrated by Rosemary Chanter.
Stock no. 1108515
Published by Abelard-Schuman. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. A Grasshopper Book. ISBN: 0200725734. Light bumping and wear to corners and spine. Little drink stain to outer page edges, going into page margins. Wrapper is a little browned, with light edge-creasing.

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DRINA'S DANCING YEAR (IN JAPANESE)
Written by Jean Estoril; Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1309951
Published by Kaisei-Sha Co.. 1st thus 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Estoril is a pen-name for Mabel Ester Allan. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w text illustrations. Text in Japanese. ISBN: 8397730020090. SIGNED by the author (with inscription to Susan), also includes an initialed (by M.E.A.) postcard reminding the reader that being Japanese the book starts at the back! Spine slightly bumped. Pale page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed.

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