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LAVENDER LAUGHS IN THE CHALET SCHOOL
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer.
Stock no. 1322369
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2012. Slightly better than very good condition.

Complete and unabridged. Pictorial cardwraps. 277 pages. ISBN: 9781847451330. Small knock to top edge of front cover (also affecting first few pages).

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THE CRICKET TERM
Written by Antonia Forest.
Stock no. 2136285
Published by Puffin Books; Penguin Books Ltd. 1985. Almost very good condition.

A Puffin paperback. Pictorial cardwraps. 255 pages. ISBN: 0140311378. Spine is faded with some creasing. There is creasing also to covers. Foxing to outer page edges.

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QUEEN OF THE ABBEY GIRLS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by E.J. Kealey.
Stock no. 1823237
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, black titles and orange, black, and blue vignettes to front and spine. Colour frontis, 3 b/w plates. 314 pages plus publisher adverts to rear. A chunky volume. Early reprint. Spine is scuffed and worn. Minor foxing present mainly to text block and gutters. One plate missing opposite page 280. Hinges pulled but binding tight.

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JANE LEAVES THE WELLS
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
Stock no. 1322162
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1953. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The fifth story in the Sadler's Wells ballet series. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Covers damp spotted. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with slight loss to top and tail of spine, rear panel is a bit grubby and browned.

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MASQUERADE AT THE WELLS
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
Stock no. 1322161
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Third book in the Sadlers Wells series. Jane wants to be a dancer but her parents want her to be a veterinary surgeon, whilst her cousin Mariella would rather be with animals than train to be a dancer like her mother. The two girsl decide that Jane should masquerade as Mariells at a forth coming audition for the Sadlers Wells company. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 190 pages. Spine and corners bumped, some foxing and fading to covers. Inscription in ink and some other ink writing to verso of front free-endpaper. Endpapers are partly browned. Foxing and browning to textblock. Rear joint is cracked. Dustwrapper is price-cut, browned and edge chipped with some loss to top and bottom of spine. Foxed on verso of wrapper.

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NO CASTANETS AT THE WELLS
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
Stock no. 1322160
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1953. Good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Fading to cover edges and small stain to base of spine. Endpapers browned. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge chipped, foxed and browned with 1" loss to base of spine and 0.5" loss at top, front flap is almost detached.

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UPPER FOURTH AT MALORY TOWERS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stanley Lloyd.
Stock no. 1322080
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Yellow cloth, red titles and vignette. Pink pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. A tiny black spot to rear cover. Ink number and doodle surround written to front free-endpaper. Inscription in ink to half title-page. Lower corner of half-title/frontis has been neatly removed. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss to spine and corners, biro tick marks to title list on rear flap.

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THIRD YEAR AT MALORY TOWERS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stanley Lloyd.
Stock no. 1322079
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Third book about Malory Towers. Cream cloth, dark titles and vignette to front. Blue pictorial endpapers show a map and view of Malory Towers. B/w illustrations. 159 pages. Spine and corners bumped, slight marking to spine edge and a tiny dent to top edge of front cover. Tiny embossed booksellers stamp to front free-endpaper. Some light foxing to textblock. Inscription in ink to half title-page, which is also partly (and lightly) browned. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with minimal loss to spine and corners.

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SECOND FORM AT MALORY TOWERS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stanley Lloyd.
Stock no. 1322078
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, dark titles. B/w illustrations. Spine very slightly bumped. White mark to edge of spine. Endpapers lightly browned. Small split to front joint at top. Textblock is foxed. Date in pencil to half title-page. Dustwrapper is damp stained on rear panel (mostly only visible on verso), there are white scuff marks to the edges of the wrapper and some slight chipping to spine and corners (minimal loss). A super copy of a scarce first edition.

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FIRST TERM AT MALORY TOWERS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stanley Lloyd.
Stock no. 1322077
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Yellow cloth, green titles and vignette. Blue and green pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. 153 pages. Spine and corners bumped, some slight fading to cover edges. Both pastedowns have faded (fading caused by glue in binding process?). Light foxing to endpapers and textblock. Small name and address in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is just a little edge worn and faded to spine, slight chipping with minimal loss. A super copy of a very scarce first edition.

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RUEY RICHARDSON - CHALETIAN
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer.
Stock no. 1322003
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Complete and unabridged. Pictorial cardwraps. 293 pages. ISBN: 9781847450746. Light vertical crease to centre of spine (where book has been held open). Textblock is very slightly fingered else contents clean.

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THE CHALET SCHOOL IN THE OBERLAND
Written by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer.
Stock no. 1321997
Published by Armada. 1st thus 1989. Very good condition.

Number 30 - Pictorial card wraps, White spine. Revised edition. ISBN: 0006933998. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Top half of spine has faded. Pale page browning else contents clean.

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