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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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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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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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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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CAPTAIN AT SPRINGDALE
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce.
Stock no. 1318090
Published by Spring Books. Circa 1960. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Light blue cloth, red title to spine. Colour frontis, 4 b/w illustrations. 284 pages. Fanfare series. Spine bumped. Slight fading and damp staining to cover edges. Prize plate to front free-endpaper. Page browning and foxing and a slight musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is worn with some loss, damp stain to spine.

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A FIDDLER FOR THE ABBEY
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Margaret Horder.
Stock no. 1318082
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A story about the Hamlet Club and Abbey friends. Brown cloth, light blue title to spine. B/w illustrations. 200 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Small dent to lower edge of front cover. Name in biro and crayon to front pastedown. A few small brown spots to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped and a little grubby and foxed.

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THE SCHOOL IN THE WOODS
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by G.M. Anson.
Stock no. 1318081
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. Covers slightly grubby. Spine browned. Front free-endpaper has been removed. Light foxing to contents. A couple of hinges are cracked. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis.

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DIMSIE GOES BACK
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce. Illustrated by Mary Strange Reeve.
Stock no. 1318078
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1927. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Beige cloth with gilt titles and brown vignettes to spine and front cover. 277 pages. Colour frontis plus 4 b/w plates. Spine bumped. Erased pencil writing to front pastedown. Name in pencil to front free-endpaper. Foxspots to page margins and textblock. Scarce dustwrapper is grubby and worn with loss, large section of loss to lower front panel.

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THE NICEST GIRL IN THE SCHOOL
Written by Angela Brazil. Illustrated by H.L. Bacon.
Stock no. 1317949
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

"Angela Brazil's School Stories". Beige cloth, dark titles. 4 b/w plates. 256 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Light damp staining to corners. Small name in ink to front free-endpaper. Hinges cracked. A few light foxspots else contents clean.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS WIN THROUGH
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1317837
Published by Collins. 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, silver title to spine. Colour frontis. 315 pages. Top edge red. Spine bumped. Inscription in black biro to half-title page. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed with a slightly grubby rear panel.

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