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Sunshine Story Book for Girls (The Bumper Book Series - 1)

By: N/A

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Beaver Books:

Seller ID: 002582

Condition: Good


Undated edition. Pictorial boards with red cloth spine, no dustwrapper; 125pp; colour frontispiece. Boards are rubbed to edges and corners, small patches of surface lifting to cover; previous owner details in pencil to title page; tanning to pages. Includes 'Bessie Bunter Forgets' by Hilda Richards, 'Riddle of the Trunk' by J.Radford-Evans and 'Jack & Jill' by Frank Richards. View more info

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The Schoolgirls' Own Annual 1927

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Amalgamated Press:

Seller ID: 010903

Condition: Good


Pictorial boards by A.E.Bestall with red cloth spine; 224pp; four colour plates plus b/w ills. Boards rubbed to edges and worn to corners; bookseller's embossed stamp to front endpaper; Includes 'When Morcove was Mistaken' by Marjorie Stanton and 'A Queer Quest' by Gertrude Nelson. As this book weighs over 750g additional postage will be required for international delivery, please email for a quote. View more info

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Put to the Test and Other Stories of School Life and Adventure

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, The Epworth Press: 1933

Seller ID: 011499

Condition: Good


Pictorial boards with pictorial onlay to spine, no dustwrapper; 192pp; two colour plates and b/w plates. Boards rather grubby with rubbed edges and worn corners; foxing to page block edges and prelims; prize plate to front pastedown; couple of gutter cracks. Seven stories including 'Put to the Test' by Mary Bradford Whiting and 'A Briton's Bride' by Alys Chatwyn. View more info

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Jane and the Chalet School

By: BRENT-DYER, Elinor M.

Price: £32.00

Publisher: W&R Chambers Ltd: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005663

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth boards with gold lettering and bands to spine in pictorial dustwrapper; 211pp; b/w frontis by D.Brook. Light bruising to spine ends; faint publisher's date stamp to front endpaper. Unclipped dustwrapper is lightly rubbed to edges with small tear to lower corner of rear panel. No. 51 in the Chalet School Series. View more info

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Tom Tackles the Chalet School

By: BRENT-DYER, Elinor M.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London & Edinburgh, W&R Chambers Ltd: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006734

Condition: Near Very Good


Red cloth boards with black lettering to spine in pictorial dustwrapper; 205pp; b/w frontis; series list on rear of dw goes up to number 29 (Joey Goes to the Oberland, published in previous year). Slight splay to boards; previous owner details to half-title page; tanning to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper (6s. net) has sellotape marks to both edges, tape repairs to reverse, rubbing and chipping to edges with small line of surface lifting to front panel. From the popular Cha... View more info

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The New House at the Chalet

By: BRENT-DYER, Elinor M.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Armada: 1980

Seller ID: 007269

ISBN: 0006918026

Condition: Good


Pictorial card covers; 158pp. Rubbing and creasing to cover with numbered label to foot of spine; stamp inside cover; browning to pages. View more info

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Great Days & Jolly Days: The Story of Girls School Songs

By: HADDON, Celia

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009949

ISBN: 0340222301

Condition: Near Very Good


Navy cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 128pp; b/w ills; foreword by Joyce Grenfell. Sunning to upper edge of cloth; toning to pages, which are a little musty. Unclipped dustwrapper has a number of chips and tears with small triangular loss to upper edge of front panel. Haddon recaptures the world of girls' education over a hundred years and more. View more info

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Grange Hill Goes Wild

By: LEESON, Robert

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, British Broadcasting Corporation: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004588

ISBN: 0563178655

Condition: Very Good


Turquoise cloth boards in glossy pictorial dustwrapper; 141pp. Very light sunning to outer board edges. Unclipped dustwrapper has minor edgewear. Based on the Grange Hill BBC TV Series. View more info

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Sir's A Robot

By: MARCO, Mario

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Sussex, The Book Guild: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003283

ISBN: 1857769333

Condition: Very Good


Red boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 104pp. Light rubbing to edge of unclipped dw. Signed by author to front endpaper with his address label to front flap View more info

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Up To the Hall

By: MARCO, Mario

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Sussex, The Book Guild: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003284

ISBN: 184624126X

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 151pp.. Signed by the author to front endpaper with his address label to front flap. Child has also written their name twice to front endpaper; very light edgewear to dw. View more info

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The Carved Lions

By: MOLESWORTH, Mrs [Mary Louisa Stewart]

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, The Faith Press: 1960

Seller ID: 005196

Condition: Good Plus


Grey cloth boards in matt pictorial dustwrapper; 130pp; colour frontis; intro by Gillian Avery. Boards bumped to spine ends; very slight bow to boards; previous owner details to front endpaper. Dustwrapper is tanned to spine and outer edges with small chips to corners and spine ends. Mrs Molesworth gives a picture of a girl's life at a small boarding school in a provincial town in the early part of the 19th Century. View more info

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The Only Day Girl

By: MOORE, Dorothea

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Somerset, Girls Gone By: 2007

Seller ID: 003005

ISBN: 1847450156

Condition: Fine


Pictorial glossy card covers; 221pp. Complete and unabridged reprint. Unread and as new. Anne Severn is the only day girl at Silchester and has a lot to live up to. View more info

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Brenda of Beech House

By: MOORE, Dorothea

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Nisbet & Co Ltd:

Seller ID: 005951

Condition: Good


Undated. Blue pictorial cloth boards lacking dustwrapper; 254pp; 4 b/w plates. Cloth rubbed to corners with small nick to head of spine; light marking to rear board; light reading ridge to spine; foxing to page block edges; offset browning to endpapers. A princess starts school. View more info

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The Testing of Tansy

By: NORLING, Winifred

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London & Melbourne, Ward Lock & Co, Ltd:

Seller ID: 011154

Condition: Good


Sovereign Series No.6. Undated edition. Green cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 254pp; colour frontis. Lean to spine with light sunning to cloth and foxing to page block edges. Unclipped dustwrapper is lightly rubbed to edges with small loss to corner of rear flap. Tansy wins a scholarship to Great Canford Hall School on her fourteenth birthday. View more info

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Tucker and Co. (Stories from Grange Hill)

By: REDMOND, Phil

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, British Broadcasting Corporation: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004559

ISBN: 0563200537

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 111pp. Very light foxing to top edge of page block. Unclipped dustwrapper has minimal edgewear. Based on the Grange Hill BBC TV series. View more info

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The Greyfriars Holiday Annual for 1928 (Anniversary Edition)

By: RICHARDS, Frank

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Howard Baker: 1971

Seller ID: 000549

ISBN: 0703000055

Condition: Good Plus


Abridged facsimile edition. Green cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 257pp; b/w ills. Boards sunned to outer edges with bumping to spine ends and indentations to spine; foxing to top edge of page block. Price clipped dustwrapper has chipped corners and edgewear, now in removable sleeve. Anniversary Edition featuring all the famous pre-war characters of schoolboy fiction including Billy Bunter, Horace Coker, Mr Quelch and Cecil Ponsonby. View more info

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The Greyfriars Press Holiday Annual for 1973 (Howard Baker Omnibus No.21)

By: RICHARDS, Frank

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Howard Baker: 1972

Seller ID: 006543

ISBN: 0703000144

Condition: Near Very Good


Green cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper; 236pp. Bumping to edge and foot of spine, couple of small indentation marks and light sunning to cloth. Clipped dustwrapper is sunned to spine with rubbing and light creasing plus small indentation marks to front panel. As this book weighs over 750g additional postage will be required for international delivery, please email for a quote. View more info

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The Greyfriars Holiday Annual 1984 (Howard Baker Annual Volume No.19)

By: RICHARDS, Frank

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Howard Baker: 1983

Seller ID: 006547

ISBN: 0703002503

Condition: Near Very Good


Green cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper. Creasing to spine. Unclipped dustwrapper is lightly tanned and rubbed to edges. As this book weighs over 750g additional postage will be required for international delivery, please email for a quote. View more info

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The Greyfriars Holiday Annual 1975 (Howard Baker Omnibus Volume)

By: RICHARDS, Frank

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Howard Baker: 1974

Seller ID: 006569

ISBN: 070300056X

Condition: Near Very Good


Green cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper. Bumping to spine ends; thumbing to pages. Unclipped dustwrapper is sunned to spine, rubbed to edges and chipped to corners. As this book weighs over 750g additional postage will be required for international delivery, please email for a quote. View more info

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The Greyfriars Holiday Annual 1976 (Howard Baker Omnibus Volume)

By: RICHARDS, Frank

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Howard Baker: 1975

Seller ID: 006588

ISBN: 0703000756

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth boards in pictorial dustwrapper. Toning to pages with couple of small marks to prelims. Unclipped dustwrapper is faded to spine with rubbing to edges. As this book weighs over 750g additional postage will be required for international delivery, please email for a quote. View more info