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DRESS REHEARSAL
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Esme Verity.
Stock no. 1507421
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Dark blue pictorial endpapers. Full-page b/w illustrations. 192 pages. Nona Browning is physically handicapped and is given dancing lessons to strengthen her body... will she be able to fulfill her dream to be a professional ballet dancer? Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Fading to ends of spine. Vertical crease to spine. Tiny brown spot to front cover. Small light stain to margins of pages 66 and 67. Foxing, mainly to text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped, spine lightly browned, a few grubby marks, name and original price sticker to front flap. Clear tape to top of spine on verso.
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THE SCHOOL AT THE CHALET
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer.
Stock no. 1507386
Published by Armada. 1st thus 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps, reproduced from an original jacket. Spine has illustration of a girl climbing. ISBN: 0006749127. Slight wear to cover edges. Light crease to bottom edge of rear cover. Light page edge browning. Feels unread.
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LITTLE WOMEN
Written by Louisa M. Alcott. Illustrated by Frank T. Merrill.
Stock no. 1507381
Published by W.H. Allen & Co. Limited. circa 1895. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth covers with gilt titles and black illustrations to front, gilt title block to spine. 8.5 x 6.5". B/w illustrations. 590 pages. All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine faded. A couple of marks to covers. Joints starting to crack. Prize plate to front pastedown and prize ink stamp to prelims. Foxing and browning to endpapers and first and last few pages. Text pages edge browned but generally clean.
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CADDIE WOODLAWN
Written by Carol Ryrie Brink. Illustrated by Kate Seredy.
Stock no. 1406843
Published by The Macmillan Company. 1936. Very good condition.

Green cloth, black titles. 12 b/w plates. 270 pages. A Frontier Story. Bumping to spine and corners. A few light marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and a few marks to page edges. Neat colouring to three illustrations.
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SUSAN'S TRYING TERM
Written by Jane Shaw. Illustrated by R.A. Branton.
Stock no. 1406842
Published by Collins. 1st 1961. Very good condition.

Bumping to spine and corners. Spine faded. A little foxing to top of boards. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges otherwise contents are clean.
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FOR THE HONOUR OF THE HOUSE
Written by Winifred Darch.
Stock no. 1406837
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1931. Almost very good condition.

The Girl's Pocket Library. Green illustrated cloth. Illustrated endpapers. Colour frontis plate. 256pp. 6.5 x 4.5". Spine and corners bumped. Split to cloth on rear of spine which is faded. Boards grubby. Bookplate to front endpaper. Occasional page browning. Foxing especially to prelims and page edges.
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NANCY CALLS THE TUNE
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 1406820
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 230 pages. ISBN: 1904417884. Small mark to bottom of text block otherwise book is in fine condition.
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LITTLE WOMEN
Written by Louisa M. Alcott. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith.
Stock no. 1406812
Published by Little, Brown and Company. 1924. Slightly better than good condition.

Black cloth, gilt title to spine and pictorial onlay to front cover. B/w pictorial endpapers. 8 colour plates. The Beacon Hill Bookshelf series. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Cloth split at top and bottom of spine. Gilt on spine is worn. Marks to rear board. Onlay a little scratched. Both joints badly cracked showing webbing beneath. Small booksellers label to rear pastedown. Endpapers browned. Name to front flyleaf. Vertical crease to contents pages. A few foxspots to prelims. Some margin marks otherwise contents generally clean. Small nicks to the top margin of a few pages. Book leans a little to one side.
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SKIMPY AND THE SAINT
Written by Sibyl B. Owsley. Illustrated by C.E. Brock.
Stock no. 1507353
Published by The Sheldon Press. circa 1924. Good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. Colour frontis plate. 150 pages plus 16 page publication list to rear. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Some marks to covers. Bookseller's ink stamp and label stuck over inscription on front endpaper. A few hinges badly cracked. Text pages generally clean. A little light browning and foxing.
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MORE ABOUT REBECCA
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin.
Stock no. 1406806
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1949. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A sequel to 'Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm'. Green cloth, red titles. Colour frontis. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine unevenly faded. Top of boards also faded with some foxing. Small booksellers label to rear pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Book leans a little to one side. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears and areas of loss to top and bottom of spine and top of foprnt pane. Wrapper is grubby.
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CHERRY AMES CHIEF NURSE
Written by Helen Wells.
Stock no. 1406799
Published by World Distributors Ltd.. 1960. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w frontis. 184 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine slightly faded. Front joint starting to crack. Small booksellers label to bottom of front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn. Small green dot to spine. Rear panel a little grubby.
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CHERRY AMES - SENIOR NURSE
Written by Helen Wells.
Stock no. 1406798
Published by World Distributors Ltd.. 1960. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The second book of the adventures of Cherry Ames. Red boards with black titles to spine and vignette of head of Cherry Ames to front cover. B/w frontis. 185 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper is edgeworn with some small tears. Small dot stuck to spine. Spine and rear panel grubby. Couple of score marks to rear panel.
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