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THE ABBEY GIRLS AGAIN
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Elsie Anna Wood.
Stock no. 2130352
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth covers, black titles and vignettes. Colour frontis. 316 pages. 8 x 5.5". Spine is bumped with spotting. A few grubby marks to covers. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink (crossed out in pencil) to front pastedown. Foxing. Rear joint next to book list is cracked.
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TOPPING BOOK FOR GIRLS
Written by Heather White; Irene Mossop; et al.
Stock no. 2130315
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Circa 1936. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows young lady with a hockey stick. B/w illustrations. Colour plates. First story is 'Just Swank!" by White. Scuffing to spine. Wear to cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Page browning. Wrapper is creased with closed tears and chips; minimal loss.
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MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS
Written by Mrs. Herbert Strang; Winifred Darch; Dorita Fairlie Bruce; et al. Illustrated by C.E. Brock; Florence Harrison; Mary Strange Reeve; et al..
Stock no. 2130302
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1926. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth spine. Pictorial front and spine, front shows girl feeding doves. Includes "Captain Betsy" by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. 6 colour plates. 160 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks. Wrapper has tears and chips; minimal loss, also faded to spine.
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THE SECOND CHALET BOOK FOR GIRLS
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer.
Stock no. 2130290
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1948. Very good condition.

Yellow pictorial boards. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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THE O'SULLIVAN TWINS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable.
Stock no. 2130286
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 8th 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth. Red titles. B/w illustrations. Another school story about St. Clare's. SIGNATURE to title page (Enid Blyton) - but unsure if genuinely SIGNED by the author - so priced to reflect this. Bumping to spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-chipped with some creases; score mark to spine; some tape repairs to verso.
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THE SECOND FORM AT ST. CLARE'S
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable.
Stock no. 2130285
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 5th 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This is the fourth book in the popular 'St. Clare's' series. Orange cloth with dark blue titles and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 157pages. SIGNATURE to title page (Enid Blyton) - but unsure if genuinely SIGNED by the author - so priced to reflect this. Bumping to spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks; couple of closed tears have tape repairs to verso.
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GIRLS OF THE HAMLET CLUB
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Harold C. Earnshaw.
Stock no. 2130281
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1931. Fair condition.

The first Abbey School story. Blue cloth. Black titles and borders. 4 colour plates. 324 pages. Covers are grubby and scuffed; some bumping; a few small nicks to cloth. All plates are MISSING! Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing. This is a reading copy ONLY! Sold With All Faults.
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ROSAMUND'S CASTLE
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2130280
Published by The Girl's Own Paper Office. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition.

Navy blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. 236 pages. Colour frontis. Spine and a couple of cover edges are faded. Small inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Odd margin mark.
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MAIDLIN BEARS THE TORCH
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2130279
Published by The Religious Tract Society; Girl's Own Paper. 1st 1937. Good condition.

Blue embossed cloth, gold title to spine and front cover. Colour frontis plate. 255 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Scuffing and marks to covers; some fading. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Vibrant red ink mark to outer page edge, spreading through to page margins from page 72 through to page 116. Foxing. A few hinges are pulled.
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ROSAMUND'S TUCK-SHOP
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2130278
Published by The Girl's Own Paper Office; R.T.S.. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition.

An Abbey School story. Blue embossed cloth with gilt titles. Colour frontis. 255 pages. Spine and a couple of cover edges are faded. Grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and some grubby marks to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins.
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ROSAMUND'S VICTORY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2130274
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1936. Almost very good condition.

A romance of the Abbey Girls. Blue cloth, black title to spine and borders to spine and front cover. Colour frontis. 256 pages. Crease to front cover. Spine is faded and browned. Corners are bumped. Uneven fading to cover edges. Some marks to outer page edges.
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BIDDY'S SECRET
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 2130271
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1932. Very good condition.

A Romance of the Abbey Girls. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w frontis. 264 pages. Spine is bumped and browned with a couple of small nicks to cloth at base. A few marks to covers. Corners are worn. Foxing and some marks to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. A few hinges are pulled. Scarce item!
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