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THE NEW ABBEY GIRLS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Elsie Anna Wood.
Stock no. 1506915
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. circa 1924. Good condition.

Blue cloth with black titles. Front cover shows girl playing tennis. Colour frontis + 2 b/w plates. 312 pages + booklist to rear. Spine bumped, worn and browned, vignette rubbed. A little wear to corners. Covers slightly grubby with marks to top of rear cover alongside spine and brown spot to bottom edge. Front cover slightly bowed. Rear joint and a few hinges cracked. Pages 145/146 and 156/160 partially detached. Prize plate, small bookseller's label and ink name stamp to front endpapers. Pencil ticks to titles in publication list at back of book. Contents generally clean. A little foxing and browning, mainly to endpapers. Plates present.
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THE TUCK-SHOP GIRL
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Harold C. Earnshaw.
Stock no. 1506912
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1916. Almost very good condition.

A school story of girl guides. Green pictorial cloth, cream title to spine. 4 colour plates. 316 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers slightly grubby including a couple of white marks to rear cover. One hinge cracked. A few marks to endpapers including tape residue. Foxing, mainly to prelims and text block. All plates present.
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HARRY WHARTON & CO IN AFRICA
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1406437
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Greyfriars Book Club Volume No. 12. Collectors edition limited to 500 copies. Facsimile of Magnet issues nos. 768-774 plus 776 & 776. Simulated green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703001256. SIGNED by publisher, copy no. 442. Spine a little bumped. Contents are very good. Spine of tissue paper wrapper is browned with a small tear. Wrapper is edge worn. Contained in a blue slipcase that is edge worn. 1" split to bottom of spine edge.
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THE TREASURE HUNTERS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1406436
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Greyfriars Book Club Volume No. 11. Collectors edition limited to 500 copies. Facsimile of The Magnet issue nos. 1017-1026, 1927. Simulated green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703001108. SIGNED by publisher - copy no. 456. A little foxing to edge of text block. Light brown marks to one page. Tissue wrapper is edge worn and creased with some tears. Contained in an orange slipcase which is edge worn and bumped with small split at one edge. Some surface paper damage and dark marks.
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THE GREYFRIARS FILM STARS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1406435
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Greyfriars Book Club Volume No. 21. Collectors edition limited to 500 copies. Facsimile of Magnet nos. 1100-1107 1929. Simulated green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703001558. SIGNED by publisher - copy no. 379. Slight bumping to spine. Couple of light marks to text block edge. Original tissue wrapper is a little chipped at folds. Contained in yellow slipcase which is bumped at corners.
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HARRY WHARTON'S RECRUITS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1406434
Published by Howard Baker. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Greyfriars Book Club Volume No. 45. Collectors edition limited to 400 copies. Facsimile of The Magnet issue nos. 51-60, 1909. Simulated green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703002309. SIGNED by publisher - copy no. 50. Slight bumping to corners. Contents very good. Contained in a grey slipcase which is edge rubbed and browned. Small piece of surface paper damage to one corner.
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LEVISON'S RETURN
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1406433
Published by Howard Baker. 1st 1977. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Greyfriars Bookclub Volume No. 14. Collectors' edition, limited to 500 copies. Simulated leather covers with gilt titles. Contains Magnet issues 793 - 799 789 (from 1923). B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703001205. SIGNED by publisher, copy no. 30. Slight bumping to corners. Contents excellent. Tissue paper wrapper is browned with some tears and creasing. Contained in a slipcase in very good condition.
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LEVISON'S RETURN
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1406432
Published by Howard Baker. 1st 1977. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Greyfriars Bookclub Volume No. 14. Collectors' edition, limited to 500 copies. Simulated leather covers with gilt titles. Contains Magnet issues 793 - 799 789 (from 1923). B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703001205. SIGNED by publisher - copy no. 430. Slight bump to centre of front board. Contents very good. Tissue paper wrapper is browned and torn at the spine. Contained in a red slipcase which is a little edge worn.
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TATTERS OF THE REMOVE
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1406431
Published by Howard Baker. 1st 1978. Fine condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt titles and decorations. B/w illustrations. Greyfriar's Bookclub Collectors' Edition no. 19. Facsimile of Magnet issue nos 1195 to 1203 Signed by the publisher and limited to 500 copies. ISBN: 0703001426. SIGNED by the publisher, copy no. 71. Small bump to top of spine. Contents excellent. Cellophane wrapper is edge worn with tear to middle of spine. Several indent marks to panels. Tape marks to flaps. Contained in a light grey slipcase which is a little edge worn with some foxing to spine.
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THE BOUNDER OF GREYFRAIRS
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1406430
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Greyfriars Book Club Volume No. 18. Collectors edition limited to 500 copies. Facsimile of Magnet issues nos. 117-125. Simulated green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703001418. SIGNED by publisher, copy no. 184. Light crease to prelims otherwise contents are very good. Cellophane wrapper (possibly original) is edge worn, marked and chipped with small tear to spine. Contained in a grey slipcase that is a little marked.
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HARRY WHARTON & CO IN HOLLYWOOD
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1406429
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1st 1978. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Greyfriars Book Club Volume No. 20. Contains Magnet issue numbers 1092 to 1099. Large format. Simulated green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703001523. SIGNED by publisher, copy no. 358. Contents excellent. Tissue paper wrapper is edge worn with a couple of small tears. Contained in a brown slipcase that is edge rubbed with a couple of small patches of wear.
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THE BOUNDERS FEUD
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 1406428
Published by Howard Baker. 1st 1981. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Greyfriars Book Club Volume No. 38. Collectors edition limited to 400 copies. Facsimile of The Magnet issue nos. 841, 843, 846, 853, 854, 855, 858, 859, 860. Simulated green leather, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0703002120. SIGNED by publisher, copy no. 394. A little bumping to corners. Contents excellent. Tissue paper wrapper is browned and a little chipped. Contained in a very good slipcase which is bumped at corners.
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