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20030. BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Blackie nd. 1st story What a Match! Small inscr 3 of 4 coloured plates (frontis missing) 4 bw plates Some line illus hand-coloured Lacks fep Hinges a bit weak Pictorial paper covered boards worn & rubbed. Includes stories by J Paterson Milne Phillis Garrard Methley 3.00

20031. BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Blackie nd very small 1931 written on fep. 1st story The First Flight 4 coloured plates + bw plates & line illus Lacks fep Pictorial paper covered boards worn & rubbed. Includes stories by Cowper M Middleton Ensdaile Chaundler Talbot & non-fiction by Brazil Methley Middleton 5.00

20357. BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Blackie nd June 1923 inscr. 1st story The Luck of the School (Brazil) 2 of 4 coloured plates + bw photo plates & line illus Tiny bit of hand colouring Front hinge very weak Pictorial paper covered boards very worn & rubbed Back board stained. Also includes stories by Elder & Cowper & articles on camping hockey gardening netball etc 5.00

20358. BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Blackie nd small 1924 written on back of frontis. 1st story The Mascot Pigs (Haverfield) 4 coloured plates + bw photo plates & line illus Lacks fep making front hinge very weak Grubby pictorial paper covered boards worn & a bit scraped. Also includes stories by Brazil Massie Cowper Ensdaile Fowell Talbot & articles on House-boating (E Smith) Haworth Vicarage (Talbot) Christmas Entertaining (Methley) Indian Medical College for Girls an Art Student in India cycling etc 5.00

20359. BLACKIE'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
Blackie nd small 1927 handwritten on pre-title. 1st story One Crowded House (M Middleton) 4 coloured plates + bw photo plates & line illus (many painted) Lacks fep Grubby pictorial paper covered boards worn & rubbed on edges & slightly scraped on front. Also includes stories by E Smith Cowper Chaundler & articles on Winter walks (E Smith - with photos possibly of her & a dog) customs & superstitions (Brazil) caravanning (possibly by Elder) walks in the New Forest (Methley) Fly-fishing Camping with a Car etc 5.00

19246. BRITISH GIRLS ANNUAL
Christmas 1922 (1923 annual). 3 of 4 coloured plates (frontis missing) Coloured picture onlaid Small inscr Spine a bit rubbed on edges & ends. Contains Honour your Partner - EJO + long story Fortunes in the Fire - Pocock Talbot Chaundler Cowper Marchant Methley Girvin 8.50

21819. BRITISH GIRLS ANNUAL
1913. 6 of 7 coloured plates (frontis missing; several loose) Hinges very weak Pictorial gilt-lettered boards water-marked on front Spine split for 2 on one side. Contains Auchindene's Daughter/Other Side of the Hill/Maid of Honour (DFB) + long story D Pocock + short stories D Moore A Brazil B Marchant V Methley EE Cowper" 7.50

17018. BRITISH GIRLS ANNUAL
Christmas 1923 (1924 annual). 4 coloured plates (1 loose) Prelims foxed Inscr Back hinge slightly weak Coloured picture onlaid Grubby torn dw Spine ends torn Top spine missing. Contains To a Dreamer(poem) - DFB + long story Wynne Herbertson Talbot Methley 8.50

20913. BRITISH GIRLS ANNUAL
1917. 8 coloured plates (1 loose & frayed) + bw plates + line Front hinge a bit weak Coloured picture onlaid Corners bumped & rubbed Boards a bit worn & marked especially spine. Contains King's Curate (not the full-length book) & Whaup's Nest - DFB + long story Methley & short stories Vaizey Talbot Moore Pocock Chaundler Brazil Cowper Marchant 15.00

20914. BRITISH GIRLS ANNUAL
1916. 8 coloured plates + bw plates + line Some foxing Front hinge weak Coloured picture onlaid scraped Boards a bit bumped & marked . Scarce year contains long story Moore & short stories Pocock Cowper Brazil Talbot Marchant 15.00

21815. COLLINS GIRLS' ANNUAL
1st story Ten-Fifteen (V Bayley) 4 coloured plates Slight foxing Rubbed & worn pictorial boards. Also includes Mistakes in the Abbey-EJO & stories by Chappell C Pullein-Thompson Bayley; articles illus by Goodall 9.50

21898. CORONET BOOK FOR GIRLS 3
Sampson Low 1958. Line illus Pages browning Book token card stuck to fep Corners bumped Boards a bit marked & scraped Spine faded. Includes stories by Marsden Leyland E Marsh Little 7.50

20801. EMPIRE ANNUAL FOR GIRLS vol 14
RTS nd Xmas 1922 inscr. 4 coloured 8 bw plates (frontis tissue-guarded 1 bw separate) Foxing Coloured picture onlaid slightly rubbed similar on spine very faded. Includes Wynne Pocock Talbot Methley Lake Chaundler + Art as a Career by Hilda Cowham 6.50

20802. EMPIRE ANNUAL FOR GIRLS vol 21
RTS nd. 4 coloured 4 bw plates Lacks pictorial fep weakening front hinge Page edges browning Boards rubbed & worn on edges + marked Spine unattached one side. Includes Lake Leonard Methley Haverfield Wynne Pocock 6.00

20803. EVERY GIRL'S ANNUAL number 1
United Press nd. 1st story The 3rd Form Beam (Field) Coloured frontis + 4 bw plates 1 text page torn (no loss) Slight foxing Coloured picture onlaid front & spine (faded) Spine a bit dulled . Scarce annual including an article on Folk Dancing (Morris & Sword) by EJO; also includes stories Fowell Miall (play) Moore Chaundler + articles including one on Colours & presentation ceremonies at famous girls' schools and another on my first doll including Dorothea Moore & Sybil Thorndike 20.00

21820. FOLLY ANNUAL 1995
Transparent cover & comb bound paperback a bit marked quarto format . Quizzes & articles including one on GOP 19.50

21821. FOLLY CHRISTMAS SPECIAL 2 1999
Comb bound paperback quarto format Wraps a bit marked. Quizzes & articles 19.50

21822. FOLLY CHRISTMAS SPECIAL 4 2005
Pictorial wraps slightly bumped Quarto format. Quizzes & articles including Annette Dancy 17.50

21607. GIRLS CRYSTAL 1951
Coloured frontis + line Hinges slightly weak Foxing Pictorial boards rubbed & worn on edges & corners 7.50

21375. GIRLS CRYSTAL 1962
Illus Pages browning Pictorial laminated boards torn on spine ends & scraped on back. Picture & written stories including I Melbourne E Probyn H Armitage 9.50

21374. GIRLS CRYSTAL ANNUAL 1947
Coloured frontis + line Shabby pictorial boards edges worn & soft. Includes many SGO Library authors such as H Armitage R Frazer I Melbourne E Probyn etc 15.00

21900. GIRLS OWN ANNUAL vol 57
4 coloured plates Front hinge a bit weak Page edges browning and some foxing Boards patchily faded Back board marked. Includes Peggy & the Brotherhood - EJO (serial) & The Robins make Good - EBD + 0serials F Cowen A Seymour + stories Ironside H White de Foubert DO Thompson + articles careers becoming an animator acting pharmacy etc + schoolgirl film stars 29.50

20805. GOLDEN ANNUAL FOR GIRLS 1938
Coloured frontis Page edges brown Hinges almost split Pictorial boards a bit marked & faded round edges Corners bumped & rubbed 6.00

20808. HULTON'S GIRLS' ANNUAL
nd. 1st story Good Company 6 coloured plates + line Inscrs Pictorial boards Corners & edges bumped & rubbed. Includes One Good Turn-EJO + Talbot Methley Leonard Heward Herbertson de Foubert Wynne 12.00

20806. HULTON'S GIRLS' STORIES
nd. 1st story The Amateur Gipsies 6 coloured plates + line Front hinge weak Foredge a bit foxed Pictorial boards Corners & edges bumped & rubbed. Includes The Honour of the Guides-EJO + Marchant Wynne Field Chaundler Herbertson Methley Miall 12.00

20807. HULTON'S GIRLS' STORIES
nd Christmas 1928 prize label. 1st story Jessamy Rides! (Wynne) 4 coloured plates + line Front hinge weak Heavy foxing Pictorial boards Label removed front Corners & edges bumped & rubbed. Includes The Last Night in Camp-EJO + Chatwyn Leonard Field Talbot Methley 12.00

20809. HULTON'S GIRLS' STORIES
nd Christmas 1926 inscr. 1st story The Experts 6 coloured plates + line Front hinge slightly weak Pictorial boards Corners & edges bumped & rubbed Spine faded. Includes The Guides and Roger-EJO + Chaundler Fowell Wynne Oldmeadow Field Methley 12.00

21447. IDEAL BOOK FOR GIRLS
Dean nd. 1st story Strange Clues Coloured frontis Tiny inscr Pictorial boards bumped & rubbed on corners. Includes EMR Burgess & Norling 3.50

18706. LITTLE FOLKS no volume number possibly vols 101/2 with LF Home/competition pages bound out of order at the end
nd probably 1924/5. 1st story Testing of the Torment-EJO (serial) Coloured plates including Studdy Aris HM Brock Cowham Plain boards a bit bumped Puzzles done slightly messily. Includes serial Hayes; stories E Smith Talbot Brazil Pocock Chaundler PF Westerman Goodyear; plays by Pocock; articles & photos from round the world of Guides & Scouts; Learning to Write-Methley; The story of our railways with many photos; How Thrilling Kinema Pictures are Produced; poems MStJ Webb 15.00

18345. LITTLE FOLKS volume 102
May-Oct 1925. Coloured plates Non-standard binding Spine a bit faded Boards a bit bumped No title page Competition LF Home & a few other odd bits bound in at the back. Includes Hayes serial (That Turbulent Term); short stories by Evelyn Smith Pocock Talbot Chaundler Goodyear PF Westerman; series of articles on The Story of our Great Railways 9.50

19251. LITTLE FOLKS volume 104
1926. Coloured plates + photos of Guides&Scouts Non standard binding Competition/club pages etc bound in at end. Includes serials by Moore(Perdita Prisoner of War); short stories including E Smith Chaundler Talbot Pocock de Foubert Goodyear P Westerman; articles including famous express trains; poems by Hayes. Also includes a prizewinning poem by Ursula Moray-Williams aged 15 9.50

17751. LITTLE FOLKS volume 106
1927. Coloured plates including S Pearse 1 page loose Hinges repaired but very weak Pictorial paper covered boards very rubbed & worn on edges. Includes serials by Hayes (Guides at Calamity Hill) & Eveline Williams (League of Adventurers); short stories including Talbot Pocock Chaundler Lake Ensdaile; articles including What are the Girl Guides?; poem by Chaundler 8.50

19250. LITTLE FOLKS volume 112
1930. Illus Front hinge a bit weak Pictorial boards worn on edges & corners Spine split on ends & sides & stained at bottom. Includes long story The Form Trophy - Chaundler Hero of the 4th - Lake + short stories by Moore Talbot de Foubert Brazil Gervaise (Miranda) 8.50

18708. LITTLE FOLKS volume 18 nd 1883 + 1st issue of vol 19
1st story The Heir of Elmdale Coloured plates + line including Palmer Cox 2 text pages torn - nothing missing Silver & gilt pictorial boards slightly rubbed Corners bumped. Stories including Mrs H Martin play by G Manville Fenn & wonderful period articles such as Children of All Nations (including China Japan India Russia Poland 6.00

19252. LITTLE FOLKS volume 67
1908. Coloured plates + line illus including Heath Robinson Pogany Folkard Hassall Non standard binding worn Front hinge split Back hinge weak 1 text page torn. 8.50

17752. LITTLE FOLKS volume unknown
1905 1st story The Bad Weather Princess. Missing title page 6 mostly tissue guarded coloured plates Line illus including Rackham Front & back hinges very weak AEG Pretty gilt pictorial boards Corners & spine ends bumped & worn. Includes photos of the Russian and other European Royal Children; article on the Children's Holiday Fund; serial story 'Percy Vere' by E Everett-Green 4.50

18707. LITTLE FOLKS volumes 91 & 92 Nov 1919-Oct 1920
Coloured plates including FM Anderson Front hinge weak Bound in plain boards Spine faded cracked torn & split on edges. Includes serials Penelope & Twopence-E Smith N Hayes Eveline Williams + short stories Chaundler Pocock Miall Brazil Hayes E Smith Talbot Lake; plays by Methley; articles include The Story of the Girl Guides-Miall 12.50

21901. MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS 1923
6 coloured plates Inscr Coloured pictures laid on decorated boards Corners & edges rubbed & bumped Smells a bit musty Torn browned dw missing a few chunks. Includes Influence of Anne & Blue Snap-dragons - DFB + Darch - 6th Form Stairs & Island of Adventure Girvin 12.50

21902. MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS 1926 8th year
6 coloured plates Smells a bit musty Some foxing Pictorial boards rubbed on corners Browned dw rubbed on edges & creased; slightly torn & missing small bits. Includes Captain Betsy-DFB Adventure of Borlase Gap/Red Room St Brennys-Darch Plunket Hayes C Dove 12.50

21448. SCHOOL FRIEND ANNUAL1931
3 coloured plates Hinges broken in middle and generally very weak Pictorial boards worn 9.50

21446. SCHOOLGIRLS OWN ANNUAL 1926
4 coloured plates Worn pictorial boards (AE Bestall) bumped & rubbed with corner bitten off 9.50

20810. SCHOOLGIRLS OWN ANNUAL 1928
4 coloured plates (1 loose) Hinges very weak Pictorial boards (AE Bestall) worn on corners & round edges 6.50

21445. SCHOOLGIRLS OWN ANNUAL 1933
4 coloured plates Inscr Corner cut from fep Hinges a bit weak Pictorial boards bumped & rubbed 9.50

21608. SCHOOLGIRLS OWN ANNUAL 1935
4 coloured plates Inscr Hinges weak Pictorial boards rubbed on edges & corners 7.50

21816. THE FIRST CHALET ANNUAL
FOCS 1996. Paper covers a bit creased Quarto format. Fiction & articles including The Chaletian TB problem Chalet girls Robin war in the CS 19.50

21899. THE GIRLS' ALL-ROUND BOOK
Nelson nd. Coloured frontis + 6 bw photo plates Grubby pictorial boards. A mixture of non-fiction & stories which includes Camp Keema finds a Guardian - EJO + Chaundler Lake Fowell Marchant Field + long article on careers & others on various sports aviation for girls etc 8.50

21817. THE SECOND CHALET ANNUAL
FOCS 1997. Wraps & pages slightly creased Quarto format. Fiction & articles including character study of Margot; Chalet girls from round the world; Austria pre WW2; Joey part 1; a guide to book collecting 19.50

21818. THE THIRD CHALET ANNUAL
FOCS 1998. Generally VG Quarto format. Fiction & articles including Joey part 2 biog of Matey Chudleigh Hold series exploring the Tiernsee 17.50

20915. THE WINNER FOR GIRLS
Lewis's nd. 1st story The Witch of Pudding Basin (Cowper) 6 coloured plates + line Pages browning Front hinge very weak Grubby pictorial boards worn & rubbed on edges with bump on top edge . Contains long story Oldmeadow (The Mermaids of the Red Rocks) & short stories Cowper Haverfield Oldmeadow Methley Talbot + non-fiction articles 15.00

20934. WARNE'S PLEASURE BOOK FOR CHILDREN
nd Christmas 1929 inscr. 1st story A White Heather Fairy Coloured plates (1 loose) Hinges weak Foxing Burn mark top edge of first few pages Pictorial boards Corners & spine rubbed & worn Front board slightly scraped back is grubby. Younger children's annual includes stories by Norman Hunter & Constance Heward 9.50

21903. WHITELEY'S SCHOOLGIRLS' STORY BOOK
nd 1st story An Adventurous Christmas Eve-Maud Morin 16 coloured plates Lacks fep Hinges a bit weak Foxing Smells a bit musty Boards rubbed on edges & corners Boards worn. Also includes The Girls of Rocklands School-EJO + JL Herbertson Methley Cowper Talbot Rutley 7.50