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NAUGHTY AMELIA JANE!
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Sylvia Venus.
Stock no. 1317510
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1942. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Amelia Jane is big naughty doll whose mischievous tricks upset all the toys in the nursery. Green cloth, black titles. Black and white illustrations. 160 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Some foxing to spine. Foxing to contents. Plain spine dustwrapper is worn and slightly grubby, some loss to top of spine. Although it states "First published September 1939" on copyright page this copy is smaller than the first edition being 5.75" wide (the 1st edn was 6" wide), see Tony Summerfield's bibliography.

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SCHOOLGIRLS AND SCOUTS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by A.A. Dixon.
Stock no. 2127843
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

Dark red cloth, pictorial onlay to front cover and spine. Colour plates. 320 pages. Onlay to spine is faded with surface paper chipping and lifting. Small splits and chips to rest of spine. Bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to front pastedown; small mark to front endpaper. Some foxing. 2 plates are present (Frontis and page 240). Possibly 2 plates missing (no list with this book).

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ADVENTURE FOR TWO
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 2127841
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1945. Good condition.

Red cloth, black title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. 271 pages. Spine is faded, with chips to corners. Damp stains to front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A little red colour smudge from damp marking to edges of frontis and a few other pages; also to outer page edges.

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ELOISE IN PARIS
Written by Kay Thompson. Illustrated by Hilary Knight.
Stock no. 2127382
Published by Max Reinhardt. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition.

Paris has just been discovered by Eloise the little girl from the Plaza... Here is what Eloise does in Paris: everything. The effect is rawther extraordinaire. If you come to Paris with Eloise you will always by glad you did. Large format. Blue boards with gilt titles. Pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations to text throughout. A couple of small dents to covers. Spine and cover edges have some fading. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks.

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ELOISE
Written by Kay Thompson. Illustrated by Hilary Knight.
Stock no. 2127381
Published by Max Reinhardt. 1958. Almost very good condition.

A book for precocious grown-ups about a little girl who lives at the Plaza Hotel. Red boards, black titles. Illus endpapers. Amusing 3-tone illus to text throughout. 65 pages. 11" x 8". Bumping to spine and corners. Fading to spine and cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Some page edge creasing.

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THE ANNE OF GREEN GABLES TREASURY
Written by Carolyn Strom Collins; Christina Wyss Eriksson.
Stock no. 2127359
Published by Viking. Circa 1991. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Cream boards, gilt titles. Colour illustrations. In this lavishly illustrated volume, you can learn how to prepare an Anne Tea party (complete with easy recipes for tea-time treats) and how to transform your own garden into one just like Anne's. ISBN: 0670825913. Light bumping along cover edges. Contents are fine! Wrapper is Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine and top edge.

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ELOISE THE ULTIMATE EDITION
Written by Kay Thompson. Illustrated by Hilary Knight.
Stock no. 2127254
Published by Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Everything Eloise! Large, heavy format. Two-tone illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0689836430. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and chips.

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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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THE SCHOOL TORMENT
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Harold C. Earnshaw.
Stock no. 2127169
Published by Chambers. 1st 1920. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth with light titles. 4 b/w plates. Spine is browned and worn. Bumping to cover edges. A few other marks. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges and to some page margins. All plates present. Corners to pages 353-362 are torn. Hinges next to pages 372/373 is split - can see stitching through. Is starting to make the binding a little weak.

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GUARDIANS OF THE ABBEY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 2127168
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth covers with blue title to spine. B/w frontis and text illustrations. 218 pages. Spine is bumped and browned. A few scuff marks to covers. Presentation plate to front pastedown; edges have been partially removed. Some page edge browning.

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COUSIN LUCY AMONG THE MOUNTAINS AND COUSIN LUCY ON THE SEA-SHORE
Written by Jacob Abbott.
Stock no. 2126918
Published by Thomas Y. Crowell Co.. Almost very good condition.

The Lucy Books Series. Red cloth with gilt title boxes, black decorations. This is one of 3 volumes in the series, containing two Lucy stories. Spine is browning. Some damp marking to covers and page margins next to spine.

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EMERALD STAR
Written by Jacqueline Wilson. Illustrated by Nick Sharratt.
Stock no. 2126844
Published by Doubleday. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The last in the Hetty Feather trilogy - Hetty's serach for a happy ending. Purple boards, silver title to spine. 418 pages. B/w silhouette illustrations. ISBN: 9780857531056. Wrapper a little edge-creased.

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