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BILLY BUNTER'S BODYGUARD
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1610505
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 218 pages. Spine bumped, boards marked. Wrapper is scuffed, with a few marks to rear panel.

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EXPELLED FROM SCHOOL
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1610396
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

Red cloth, black titles and decorative border. Colour frontis. 319 pages plus advert pages at rear. Spine and corners bumped. Board edges scuffed, splitting at base of spine, with some small splits at top also. Inscription to front endpaper. Foxed.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS AT HOME
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1317320
Published by Collins. 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Seagull Library edition. Blue boards, silver title and seagull vignette. 276 pages, top edge blue. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxspots to endpapers. Small pencil mark to edge of textblock. Dustwrapper is price-cut and edge worn, rear panel is slightly grubby.

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DIMSIE MOVES UP AGAIN
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by Gertrude Demain Hammond.
Stock no. 1815947
Published by Humphrey Milford; Oxford University Press. 1925. Very good condition.

Beige cloth with gilt titles and dark vignettes to front cover and spine. 4 colour plates. 288 pages. A chunky volume being 2" thick. A few minor foxspots to text block and endpapers. A few grubby marks to page margins and a few foxspots to first few pages. Overall a lovely copy.

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THE NAUGHTIEST GIRL IN THE SCHOOL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable.
Stock no. 2124929
Published by George Newnes Limited. 5th 1952. Almost very good condition.

Orange cloth, gilt titles to spine and front cover. 184 pages. B/w text illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Some fading to gilt titles to spine and front cover. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown and front endpaper. Page edge browning. Rear joint cracked. Light corner creasing.

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JENNINGS, OF COURSE!
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Mays.
Stock no. 2124926
Published by Collins. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. Top edge red. 4 b/w illustrations. 192 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some edge-tears and chips; minimal loss; some foxing.

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LEAVE IT TO JENNINGS
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Mays.
Stock no. 2124925
Published by Collins. 2nd 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The summer term at Linbury Court School would have flowed more smoothly if Jennings had not placed such faith in the fortune-teller at the village fete... Light grey covers, red lettering to spine. B/w drawings. 192pp. Top edge red. Some uneven browning to spine. Margin marks to a few pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips; corner of loss to top corner of front panel.

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IN THE FIFTH AT MALORY TOWERS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stanley Lloyd.
Stock no. 2124923
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Good condition.

Red cloth, blue lettering. 7 b/w illustrations. Pictorial endpapers. 146 pages. Spine is bumped and worn. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Name in ink to verso of contents page. Ink tick marks to titles in foreword and by the same author page to rear. Foxing and page browning.

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SIX BOYS IN A BOAT
Written by Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2124921
Published by Howard Baker. 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Howard Baker Magnet Volume No. 11. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Magnet Nos. 1643-1650, vol. LVI inclusive. Includes: The Greyfriars Stowaway, Ructions on the River, Six Boys in a Boat, Greyfrairs to the Rescue, Coker takes Command, Mystery on the Thames, Bunter on the Spot, The Secret of the Water-Lily. ISBN: 070300011X. Bumping to top of spine and a couple of corners. A little fading along a couple of edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with closed repaired tear to bottom edge of front panel.

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TOM MERRY'S BEST
Written by Martin Clifford; Frank Richards.
Stock no. 2124920
Published by Howard Baker Press. 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Gem no. 8. Eight reproductions in facsimile of issues of The Gem 1935-36. ISBN: 0703001612. Bumping to cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with a couple of tears; repaired to verso with sticky tape.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS IN TOWN
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Rosa C. Petherick.
Stock no. 2124918
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

Beige cloth, black titles and vignettes. Colour frontis and b/w plates. 314 pages. All edges gilt. An early reprint (6 end pages to this book, 1st edition had 3). Large split down rear side of spine; fraying of cloth. Small split to base of spine; other chipping to corners. Binding is a little weak. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Some grubby margin marks.

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MORE WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2124904
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title label to spine and vignette of William to front cover. B/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Some page browning. Light creasing to a few page corners. Wrapper is price-cut with some scuffing and wear; creased with some chips and nicks at edges.

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