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WILLIAM CARRIES ON
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2132413
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1952. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, black title label to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to spine. Mottling to covers. Some foxing throughout, but heaviest to outer page edges and endpapers.

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THE TERROR OF ST. TRINIAN'S
Written by Timothy Shy. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2132402
Published by Max Parrish. 4th 1952. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 128 pages. Spotting to covers, foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is torn with some loss, creased and foxed with uneven browning and fading.

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TAKE JENNINGS FOR INSTANCE
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Mays.
Stock no. 1318608
Published by Collins. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Jennings joins the Natural History club. Colour frontis, 4 b/w illustrations. Red boards, black title to spine. 256 pages, top edge red. Spine bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and grubby with a tiny chip to top corner of rear panel.

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RUEY RICHARDSON - CHALETIAN
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer. Illustrated by D. Brook.
Stock no. 1318582
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue covers, gilt title to spine. B/w frontis illus. 231 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is foxed, worn and torn to spine and grubby on rear panel.

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THE SCHOOL GIRL'S ANNUAL VOL V
Written by Flora Klickmann; et al. Illustrated by Various.
Stock no. 1318561
Circa 1929. Very good condition.

Pictorial front board showing girl picking roses. Blue cloth spine. Colour plates and b/w text illustrations. 128 pages. 11 x 8.5". Spine bumped, corners worn. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and textblock.

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WILLIAM THE IMMORTAL
Written by David Schutte; Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1318550
Published by David Schutte. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

An Illustrated Bibliography. Including previously uncollected writings of Richmal Crompton and many uncollected Illustrations by Thomas Henry. Large format. Red cardwraps with colour pictorial onlay to front. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 095214820X. SIGNED by the author to title-page. Spine is slightly faded and there is minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Contnets fine.

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BUNTER KEEPS IT DARK
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1318547
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Orange boards, black titles to spine and front cover. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Name and date in ink in to front free-endpaper. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn/rubbed with some grubby marks to rear panel and light foxing on verso.

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THE ATTIC TERM
Written by Antonia Forest.
Stock no. 2132018
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. A "Marlow Family" book. Pretty, clever and popular, Ginty has every desirable quality except the power to stand on her own feet... ISBN: 0571109705. Slight knock to spine, also to edge of rear cover. One joint is cracked, with creasing/sticking out of couple of page edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has corner cut off from front flap; edge-creased with couple of tiny nicks.

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ADVENTURES AT GREYSTONES
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818793
Published by Popular Library. 1st 1936. Poor condition.

Orange cloth boards, black title to spine. 4 b/w plates including frontis. Boards stained and marked. Text block browned. Bookplate to front endpaper. Joints cracked. Blue biro marks to lower edge of rear endpapers. A few foxspots present. All plates present.

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THANKS TO JENNINGS
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Stock no. 1318381
Published by Collins. 1957. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Colour frontis. 256 pages Spine slightly bumped. Covers slightly faded at edges. Pages lightly browned. Dustwrapper is edge worn with loss to spine and corners.

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THE GIRLS OF ST. BRIDE'S
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by Henry Coller.
Stock no. 1318346
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Complete and unabridged. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour frontis, 4 b/w illustrations. 222 pages. ISBN: 1904417019. Textblock is a tiny bit grubby/spotted.

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THE SCHOOL IN THE WOODS
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by G.M. Anson.
Stock no. 1318321
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1940. Good condition.

Cream cloth, blue title and vignette to spine and blue vignette to front cover. Colour frontis plate plus 5 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers are discoloured. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper and name and address in green crayon below. Rear joint and one joint cracked. Some light foxing and fingering to contents.

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