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Collins Clear-Type Press

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THE CONQUEST OF CHRISTINA
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by G.B. Foyster.
Stock no. 2112026
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

Blue cloth with pictorial onlays to spine and front cover; border decoration. Colour frontis and half-title page. B/w illustrations. Splits to tops and tails of spine; some fraying to cloth. Marks to covers. Some nicks and fading to onlays (especially one on spine). Prize plate to front endpaper. Some foxing and page browning. Contents are still very good.

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THE GIRLS OF ROCKLANDS SCHOOL
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Elsie Anna Wood.
Stock no. 1311116
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Almost very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

First part of "Jen Of The Abbey School". Orange cloth, black titles and vignettes. Colour frontis. 91 pages plus 4 page booklist to rear. Spine bumped. Spine and cover edges grubby. Small dent to lower edge of front cover. Front free-endpaper removed. Some light fingering else contents clean. Dustwrapper has substantial loss, is very grubby and creased.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS IN TOWN
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Rosa C. Petherick.
Stock no. 2110274
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with dark blue titles and vignettes. Colour frontis plate. 314 pages plus 5 page publication list to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Repaired split to top of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some page browning and foxing.

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A PRINCESS IN TATTERS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 2109464
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1915. Very good condition.

Blue decorated cloth, pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour frontis plate. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Prize plate to front endpaper. Front joint is a little cracked. Some foxing and page browning.

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SCHOOLGIRLS' BUMPER BOOK
Written by Katharine Oldmeadow; Jessie Leckie Herbertson; et al. Illustrated by Edith Brier.
Stock no. 1207752
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1935. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Front cover shows two girls tossing a coin. First story is 'The Spectre of Rushyways Mill' by Oldmeadow. Colour and b/w plates + b/w illustrations. Book: Spine a little bumped. Book plate to front pastedown. Browning to endpapers and a little foxing to page edges. Else covers and contents clean and bright. Wrapper: price-clipped and edge-chipped with loss.

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THE THREE BEARS
Written by Molly B. Thomson. Illustrated by Molly Thomson.
Stock no. 1207335
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

A shaped 'Kiddie Kut' book with windows which allow you to peep through to the following pages. Charming! Colour illustrations throughout. Spine split, edges worn. A little surface paper damage to rear cover. Contents still bright.

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THE THREE BEARS
Written by Molly B. Thomson. Illustrated by Molly Thomson.
Stock no. 1806828
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Almost very good condition.

A shaped 'Kiddie Kut' book with windows which allow you to peep through to the following pages. Charming! Colour illustrations throughout. Edges creased, small nick to lower edge of contents. Edge browning else contents clean.

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RAINBOWS AND RAILINGS
Written by Lucie B. Dufty. Illustrated by L.M. Dufty.
Stock no. 1706689
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1936. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

284 pages. Silver titles and borders. B/w illustrations. Bookplate to front endpaper. Wrapper grubby and chipped to corners.

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JEN OF THE ABBEY SCHOOL
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Florence Meyerheim.
Stock no. 1307247
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Almost very good condition.

Grey pictorial cloth. Colour frontis, 2 b/w plates. 311 pages plus publication list to rear. Spine and corners bumped, nicks to top and tail of spine. Spine slightly browned and covers a little marked. Name plate to front endpaper. The plates in this copy are photocopies. Some light foxing and fingering else contents clean.

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A PRINCESS IN TATTERS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Frank Adams.
Stock no. 2105946
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1st 1908. Fair condition.

Red cloth, red lettering in gilt oval on front and circle on spine. Front cover shows artist being watched by girl, spine shows lady with girl. Colour frontis plate. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some light fraying/chipping to cloth at corners. Front joint has been repaired - lots of tape residue marks. Rear joint is repaired with tape. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Some plates are taped in with magic tape. Foxing.

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THE FORTUNES OF BILLY
Written by Pamela Grant. Illustrated by Rosa C. Petherick.
Stock no. 1106748
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, black titles, vignette to spine and front cover. Colour frontis. 314 pages and adverts to rear. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Marks to covers. Some foxing.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS IN TOWN
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Rosa C. Petherick.
Stock no. 1306231
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with dark blue titles and vignettes. Colour frontis plate. 314 pages plus 5 page publication list to rear. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Light mark to rear cover. Name and date in ink to front pastedown, tiny booksellers sticker also to pastedown. Front joint was cracked (possibly broken) with some damage to surface paper on pastedown and new front free-endpaper. Foxing to first few and last few pages, and to outer page edges.

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