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ALISON'S CHRISTMAS ADVENTURE
Written by Sheila Stuart. Illustrated by Gervase.
Stock no. 1320710
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1950. Good condition.

Blue cloth. B/w frontis and 3 other plates. Cream titles. Spine and corners bumped, spine faded. Covers discoloured. Some margin marks to contents and light marks to endpapers.

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ALISON'S ISLAND ADVENTURE
Written by Sheila Stuart. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 1320709
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1954. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates. 253 pages. Spine slightly bumped, light rubbing to spine and corners. Book leans to one side a little. Foxing to textblock. Small brown mark to top margins of some pages.

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THE SCHOOL AT THE TURRETS
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by Francis E. Hiley.
Stock no. 2134451
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1935. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth with triple yellow outline and blue titles. Vignette of girl reading book to spine. 4 b/w plates. 255 pages. Nearly 1" split to top of spine. A few marks to covers. Contents are still very good - some page browning and a few foxspots. Wrapper is edge-torn and creased with some damp staining; only a little loss.

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JEAN'S GOLDEN TERM
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by Frank Wiles.
Stock no. 2134450
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1934. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey cloth with yellow borders to top and bottom. Titles in blue. 4 b/w plates. A few small marks to covers. Award plate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. All plates present. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with some loss to spine; also has grubby marks.

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AN EXCITING TERM
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by Francis E. Hiley.
Stock no. 2134449
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1936. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Light grey cloth, blue titles and vignette of girl to spine. Four b/w plates. 255 pages. Spine is browned. Award plate to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped, with some grubby marks, but virtually no loss.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS ON TRIAL
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2134318
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1st 1931. Good condition.

Dark blue cloth, gold title to front and spine. Front cover has gilt border. 4 sepia plates. 228 pages. Spine is very faded with a couple of small tears/chips to cloth - some fraying to cloth. Bumping and wear to corners; marks to covers. Front joint is cracked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing, especially to prelims, but also to other pages throughout book. Grubby marks to outer page edges.

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FIFTH FORMERS OF ST. CLARE'S
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable.
Stock no. 2134282
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 4th 1949. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Yellow cloth, dark titles and vignette of sleep-walking girl. B/w illustrations. The 6th book of St. Clare's. Browning to bottom half of spine. Corners are bumped. Prize plate to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has bottom half of spine torn off and MISSING - some creasing and foxing. Front cover picture still present; a few marks to rear panel.

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THE LOST STAIRCASE
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer.
Stock no. 1320292
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1954. Almost very good condition.

Jesanne Gellibrand solves the mystery of the lost staircase in the Dragon House. Blue cloth covers, black titles to spine. B/w frontis illus. 224 pages. 7 x 4.5". Spine bumped and faded with eyelet put through top. Boots Booklovers Library stamp to front. Contents clean but browned.

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JO RETURNS TO THE CHALET SCHOOL
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley.
Stock no. 1320291
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1936. Fair condition.

Blue cloth. Gilt title to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates by Brisley. 303 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners are bumped. Covers grubby and rubbed. Front joint is cracked with free-endpaper missing. Small booksellers label to front pastedown. 1 plate is missing. Foxing and fingering else contents clean.

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ANNE OF GREEN GABLES
Written by L.M. Montgomery.
Stock no. 1320120
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1936. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, black titles to front cover and spine, small floral decorations to spine. 351 pages. Spine bumped with slight wear at base. Cover edges lightly rubbed. Book leans to one side. Foxing. "The Book of the Film" dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with loss, mainly to top rear corner. Extensive old tape repairs on verso have dried and browned.

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ANNE'S HOUSE OF DREAMS
Written by L.M. Montgomery.
Stock no. 1320118
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1936. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with black titles to front and spine and floral decorations to spine. 346 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing. Book leans to one side. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with slight loss at corners, tear to centre of spine (no loss) and light foxing on verso.

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ANNE OF AVONLEA
Written by L.M. Montgomery.
Stock no. 1320117
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1936. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, black titles and small floral decoration to spine. 320 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Book leans to one side. Inscription in ink and a tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is worn, torn and creased with some slight loss and slightly faded to spine.

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