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Mrs. Herbert Strang

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THE GREAT BOOK FOR CHILDREN
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by Florence Harrison.
Stock no. 1317506
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial paper boards entitled 'Fairy Lights' shows children with Chinese lanterns. Colour frontis by Florence Harrison plus b/w and two-tone illustrations (one or two by F.Harrison). Large print. Spine and corners worn, spine faded. Rear cover is scratched and slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Heavy foxing to contents. Some hinges cracked.

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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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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. 1507725
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Almost very good condition.

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. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Light foxing to covers, rear cover slightly grubby. Title page and contents page detached from bottom threads. Foxing and odd grubby mark to contents.

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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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THE BLUE BOOK FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by K.W. Coales; E.S. Farmer; Harold Earnshaw; et al..
Stock no. 1407141
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1935. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue boards with with black titles to spine and front and black vignette. Colour & B/W illustrations. 9 x 7". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine and edges browned. Foxing to boards. A few light marks to rear board. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some hinges cracked, Light browning to endpapers. Foxing throughout.

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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; Christine Chaundler; Alice Massie; et al. Illustrated by Grace Lodge; Helen Stratton; C.E. Brock; et al..
Stock no. 1506893
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. circa 1924. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth spine. Pictorial front board showing girl dressed for tennis. Includes A Horrible Fix by D.F.Bruce. 6 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 152 pages. A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A couple of small marks to rear cover. Pencil inscription to front endpaper. Some foxing and browning otherwise contents generally clean.

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THE BIG BOOK FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; nancy hayes; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Anne Rochester; Mary Strange Reeve; et al..
Stock no. 1506882
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1931. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine, front shows girl walking in rain called The Silver Lining. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. First story is That Ordinary Girl by Hayes. Also includes two stories by D.F.Bruce: Captain Betsy and The Secretary's Keys. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Rear cover slightly grubby. Front joint and a few hinges cracked but binding is firm. Endpapers browned, pencil writing about contents to front endpaper. Foxing, mainly to text block and prelims. Text pages very good.

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THE VIOLET BOOK FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Estrith E. Mansfield; Angela Brazil; et al. Illustrated by T.H. Robinson; Charles Robinson; et al..
Stock no. 1506877
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1930. Slightly better than good condition.

Violet cloth spine with black title and illustrations. Purple boards, white titles and decoration, oval onlay. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. First story "Aurora's Ride" by Mansfield. Also includes "The Prefect of the Third Form" and "The Chetwold Scholarship" by Brazil. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A few light scratches to covers. One sheet of paper (4 pages) are not attached (binding error). Belongs to page completed in pencil, with inscription. Contents generally clean, just a little foxing and browning.

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THE GREAT BOOK FOR CHILDREN
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang.
Stock no. 1506876
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Slightly better than good condition.

Pictorial boards and spine. Front board shows two children on a swing "ever so high!". First story is "Six and Twenty Fairy Cows". Colour frontis. B/w and two-tone illustrations to text. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers slightly grubby and scuffed. Remains of postage stamp to front endpaper, remains of small label to rear pastedown. Ink name stamp to verso of frontis. Joints and a couple of hinges cracked. Foxing to text block.

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MY BIG PICTURE BOOK
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby; Lilian A. Govey; E. Dorothy Rees; Anne Anderson; et al..
Stock no. 1505710
Published by Humphrey Milford. circa 1935. Almost very good condition.

Large format 11 x 8.5". Cloth spine, green covers, red titles and picture of children in hay field to front cover. Full page colour illustrations and b/w text illustrations. Contains stories and rhymes. Spine bumped, faded and worn with small tear to top edge. Wear to corners and cover edges. Rear cover scuffed, a few small marks to front cover. Belongs to box completed in ink, dated 1935. Previous owner's small label to front pastedown, tape residue to top edge of title page. One hinge cracked. Foxing, mainly to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Contents generally clean.

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A GIRL'S GARDEN
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Angela Brazil; Alice Massie; Estrith E. Mansfield; et al. Illustrated by Francis E. Hiley; Charles Robinson; T.H. Robinson; et al..
Stock no. 1405195
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Slightly better than good condition.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front covers. Colour plates including frontis. and b/w illustrations. Contains Angela Brazil story - 'The Prefect of the Third Form'. First story is 'Aurora's Ride' by Mansfield. 9" x 7". Spine bumped and rubbed. Corners bumped and worn. Boards rubbed and scuffed with some surface paper damage. Front joint cracked and a couple of hinges pulled. Two names and a date in 'belongs to' box. Names at top of title page. Browning to endpapers. Foxing particularly to prelims and page edges. Contents otherwise generally clean.

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MY BIG BOOK OF PICTURES
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang. Illustrated by Alan Anderson; Alan Wright; Lilian A. Govey; et al..
Stock no. 1405182
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. Slightly better than good condition.

One of Mrs Strang's Play Books. Front cover shows children flying kite. Board pages bound by three strips of webbing. 9 x 7.5" Contains 10 full page colour illustrations with two lines of rhyme beneath. Loss of surface from bottom inside corner of front cover approx. 2 x 1". Slight wear to board edges. Covers a little grubby with a couple of tiny spots of surface paper damage on front cover. Light brown stains to bottom inside corner of all pages but gets less as you go through book. Top margins are slightly grubby. Colours bright.

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