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WITH THE SPEEDWELL PATROL
Written by Marjorie Taylor. Illustrated by Inez Topham.
Stock no. 1817519
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Girl Guide Story. Mary Blair, Leader of the Speedwell Patrol, makes friends with Dawn Clive who lives next door, and is an invalid, her back having been injured in an accident... Red cloth, black titles. 3 b/w plates. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily scuffed to rear panel and has a small closed tear to top of spine.

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THE KINGFISHERS SEE IT THROUGH
Written by Catherine Christian. Illustrated by E. Spring-Smith.
Stock no. 1817517
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A war-time story of a few girls who determine, in spite of all sorts of difficulties, to keep the Guides going. Blue cloth, black titles. 4 b/w plates. 223 pages. A Girl Guide story. Minor foxing to endpapers and text block. Front hinge pulled but tight. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and scuffed to rear panel.

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THE TESTING OF THE TORMENT
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 2127176
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

The second in the 'Torment' trilogy. Grey decorated cloth, oval pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour frontis and 3 b/w plates. 214 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some uneven fading to covers. A few grubby marks. Presentation plate to front endpaper. All plates present. Some foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.

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CAPTAIN PEG
Written by Mrs. A.C. Osborn Hann.
Stock no. 2125453
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1935. Good condition.

A Girl Guide story. Red embossed cloth with gilt titles. 8 b/w photos by the author. 192 pages. Spine is faded with chipping to cloth at top and tail. Uneven fading and marking to covers. Front cover is a bit bowed. Front endpaper is creased. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing. A reading copy.

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WHAT HAPPENED TO PEG
Written by Mrs. A.C. Osborn Hann.
Stock no. 2125452
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The last of the Peg books! Green embossed cloth with gilt titles. 8 b/w photos by the author. 183 pages. Bumping to spine. Uneven browning to covers. Chipping to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to pages. Wrapper is creased and chipped in places, with a few marks.

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JUDY THE GUIDE
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by Lilian A. Govey.
Stock no. 2124905
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. B/w frontis plus b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A little fading to spine. Some scuff marks to covers. Page browning; some foxing.

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THE TUCK-SHOP GIRL
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Harold C. Earnshaw.
Stock no. 2116029
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. Circa 1936. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A school story of girl guides. Blue cloth, dark titles and illustrations to front and spine. 4 colour plates. 316 pages. Some spotting to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few to page margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears; repaired to verso with tape; a little loss to a couple of edges and corners. Some marks to wrapper.

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THE TUCK-SHOP GIRL
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Harold C. Earnshaw.
Stock no. 1313344
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. circa 1931. Almost very good condition.

A school story of girl guides. Blue cloth, dark titles and illustrations to front and spine. 4 colour plates. 316 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. A few light stains to covers. Prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing to contents.

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PAMELA GUIDE AND CAPTAIN
Written by Reginald Callender.
Stock no. 1106612
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1931. Very good condition.

A Story for Guides. Red cloth with black titles. Colour frontis. Spine is faded. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing.

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JUNE THE GIRL GUIDE
Written by Brenda Girvin. Illustrated by R.H. Brock.
Stock no. 1804588
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1929. Good condition.

Green patterned boards with black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Top 1" of spine missing. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing.

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PEG THE RANGER
Written by Mrs. A.C. Osborn Hann.
Stock no. 1205273
Published by The Religious Tract Society. Circa 1937. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A girl guide story. Dark green embossed cloth with gilt titles. 8 b/w photographs by the author. 147 pages. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Small hole to front joint else book near fine. Attractive girl guide pictorial wrapper is price-cut, slightly worn and chipped at edges and a little grubby to rear.

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THE GIRL SCOUTS AT ROCKY LEDGE
Written by Lilian Garis. Illustrated by Thelma Gooch.
Stock no. 1106243
Published by Cupples & Leon Company. Circa 1922. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. B/w frontis. 210 pages. A lovely bright copy with top and tail of spine and corners very lightly rubbed. Front joint is beginning to crack.

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