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Collins Clear-Type Press

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ELSIE J. OXENHAM OMNIBUS FOR GIRLS
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham.
Stock no. 1305915
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1st 1932. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Three complete full length novels, including 'Win through', 'At home', and 'Play up'. Orange covers with black titles. Top edge red. Spine and corners bumped, some fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink and some pencil writing (erased) to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight chipping and faded to spine.

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THE FORTUNES OF BILLY
Written by Pamela Grant. Illustrated by Rosa C. Petherick.
Stock no. 1106426
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1932. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth, black titles. Colour frontis. 314 pages. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Name stamp to front pastedown. One page has a small closed edge-tear. Top of spine a little chipped, bottom of spine bumped. Foxing to page edges.

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GYP'S HOUR OF BLISS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1305264
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. circa 1919. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth spine. Buff boards with blue title and white vignette of Gyp (a young white Aberdeen terrier) to front cover. 15 colour illustrations and b/w text illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and worn, cover edges rubbed. Some browning/foxing to endpapers. Two leaves have small patches of damage to them. A couple of hinges are cracked. Some fingering to contents but generally clean. Dustwrapper is a bit grubby, is edge chipped and rubbed and has a large closed tear to rear panel which has been repaired.

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OUR GIRLS' HOBBY BOOK
Written by Ethel Talbot; J.T. Gorman; Bertha Leonard; et al.
Stock no. 1202915
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. circa 1928. Very good condition.

Collins' Bumper Books Series. Yellow pictorial boards. Front cover shows girl swinging a sports club. First hobby is 'Gardening as a Hobby' by Talbot. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Spine bumped. Cover edges lightly rubbed. Prize plate to verso of frontis. Foxing, mainly to page edges.

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MICKEY MOUSE WINS THE RACE
Written by Walt Disney. Illustrated by Walt Disney.
Stock no. 1702344
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1936. Very good condition.

Book 6 of the Wee Little Books. Small format (3.5 x 3"). Blue pictorial cardwraps. 32 pages. B/w illustrations. Covers a little grubby.

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MICKEY MOUSE WILL NOT QUIT!
Written by Walt Disney. Illustrated by Walt Disney.
Stock no. 1702343
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1936. Very good condition.

Book 5 of the Wee Little Books. Small format (3.5 x 3"). Yellow pictorial cardwraps. 32 pages. B/w illustrations. Some browning else a lovely copy.

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GOBLIN ISLAND
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by T.H. Robinson.
Stock no. 386401
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Good condition.

Red decorated cloth with pictorial onlays to spine and front cover. 5 colour plates (including title-page). 316 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Covers a bit grubby and soiled. Front free-endpaper removed. Foxing and some grubby marks to contents but generally clean.

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STEAMBOAT BILL
Written by Charles Crowther. Illustrated by Charles Crowther.
Stock no. 449259
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1949. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Collins Colour Book. The story of a paddle-steamer who goes up and down the Mississippi. Oblong format. Brown cloth. Colour illustrations. Contents are pulled from covers. Wrapper is worn to corners, with some chipping and small closed tears.

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YOUNG PEGGY IN TOYLAND
Written by Archibald Marshall. Illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell.
Stock no. 405647
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1st thus 1928. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles, gilt vignette to front cover. 4 colour plates. 266 pages + 4 page booklist. Prize plate to front pastedown. Spine faded and foxed. Foxing throughout, mainly at page edges.

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GOBLIN ISLAND
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by T.H. Robinson.
Stock no. 383738
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Very good condition.

Small format. Blue cloth with black titles and embossed decoration to front and spine. Colour frontis. 316 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine slightly faded. Covers just a little grubby. Patch of white typing fluid to front endpaper. Contents browned and a little fingered but generally clean.

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THE ABBEY GIRLS GO BACK TO SCHOOL
Written by Elsie J. Oxenham. Illustrated by Elsie Anna Wood.
Stock no. 446204
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Circa 1925. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth, black titles. 314 pages plus 6 page book list to rear. Colour frontis plus 2 b/w plates. Covers are rubbed with small areas of scuffing. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some dampstaining to rear endpapers/pastedown and to top of outer page edges.

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THE WATER BABIES
Written by Walt Disney. Illustrated by Walt Disney.
Stock no. 381797
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. 1st thus 1936. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial boards and spine. 125 pages. Colour frontis, two-tone text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn, cover edges lightly rubbed. Covers bright and clean. Large inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing and page browning throughout else contents clean. Scarce dustwrapper is badly worn and torn with old tape repairs on verso, grubby, substantial loss to spine and top of rear panel and slight loss to corners.

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