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THE BIG BOOK FOR GIRLS

by Mrs. Herbert Strang; nancy hayes; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; et al

Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Anne Rochester; Mary Strange Reeve; et al.

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.

Stock no. 1506882

Price £18.00

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Contents

  • That Ordinary Girl
  • Miss Connington
  • A Trip in Albania
  • A Holiday Mystery
  • Captain Betsy
  • The Secret Question
  • The Tale of Meironwen Myfanwy Marged Jones
  • The Adventure of Borlase Gap
  • The Almond Tree (verse)
  • A Race for Aid
  • Fiammetta and the Black Knight
  • The Art of Writing
  • Winning her Colours
  • When the Sleeper Awoke
  • The Rider at the Door
  • Leaves from a French Grammar
  • Someday
  • The Secretary's Keys
  • When the Persian Lilac Blooms
  • Dull Jane

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