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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

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 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 7.50

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 12.50

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 12.50

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. 7.50

22375. CORONET STORY ANNUAL FOR GIRLS (1)
Sampson Low nd. First story Wings at Midnight (Eileen Marsh) Line illus Pages browning Corners bumped Boards a bit marked Spine faded. Also includes stories by Norling S Little M Marsden E Tarrant N Grant M Morin 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 5.00

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 5.00

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 15.00

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 7.50

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 12.50

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 4.50

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 10.00

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 10.00

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 10.00

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 10.00

22280. IDEAL BOOK FOR GIRLS
Dean nd. 1st story Mysterious Miranda (by Mabel Esther Allan) Coloured frontis Tiny inscr Pictorial boards a bit scraped bumped & rubbed. Also includes Wynne & Norling 4.50

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

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 8.50

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 7.50

22281. LITTLE FOLKS volume 108
1928. Coloured plates + line illus Inscr Front & back hinges weak Pencil ticks on contents page Paper covered pictorial boards Board edges worn & bumped. Includes amongst others long stories Silence of Dorothy Cheyne by EJ Oxenham + EM de Foubert E Lake N Hayes; short stories Talbot Lake Pocock; poems Chaundler Talbot; article 'Story of Aircraft' 12.50

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) 7.50

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 5.00

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. 7.50

22282. LITTLE FOLKS volume 78 1913
6 coloured plates including Attwell(2) Petherick Pictorial paper covered boards a bit bumped & rubbed on edges. Includes DF Bruce (Cluny's Cage) + Moore Pocock Marchant 15.00

22283. LITTLE FOLKS volume 99 1924
I think it's vol 99 by elimination 1st story 4th Form Invaders Inscrs Boards fairly worn Coloured pic onlaid front board Piece cut from 1 pages losing a small bit of Hereward the Wake Several illus handcoloured Includes Chaundler Marchant Methley Moore Pocock Evelyn Smith & Talbot amongst others 19.50

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

22284. MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS 1925 7th year
6 coloured plates Front hinge a bit weak Inscr Pictorial boards rubbed on edges & corners Some bits of dw Smells musty. Includes Biddy's Bright Idea-DF Bruce + Darch N Joan Girvin Plunket Hayes C Dove 9.50

22285. MRS STRANG'S ANNUAL FOR GIRLS nd (1924 6th year)
1st story The Sea Eagles' Nest 6 coloured plates Paper covered pictorial boards slightly worn on corners Dw missing tiny pieces from spin ends Smells slightly musty. Includes DF Bruce - The Umpire + Darch x 2 Haverfield Fowell + article onViolet Farming as a Career for Girls ... 19.50

21448. SCHOOL FRIEND ANNUAL1931
3 coloured plates Hinges broken in middle and generally very weak Pictorial boards worn 7.50

21446. SCHOOLGIRLS OWN ANNUAL 1926
4 coloured plates Worn pictorial boards (AE Bestall) bumped & rubbed with corner bitten off 8.50

20810. SCHOOLGIRLS OWN ANNUAL 1928
4 coloured plates (1 loose) Hinges very weak Pictorial boards (AE Bestall) worn on corners & round edges 6.00

21445. SCHOOLGIRLS OWN ANNUAL 1933
4 coloured plates Inscr Corner cut from fep Hinges a bit weak Pictorial boards bumped & rubbed 8.50

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

22278. THE NINTH CHALET ANNUAL
FOCS 2004. Corners creased Paper covers Quarto format Stories & articles by FOCS members including War at the CS Men in the CS; Runaways 17.50

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

22279. THE TENTH CHALET ANNUAL
FOCS 2005. Wraps a bit bumped Paper covers Quarto format Stories & articles by FOCS members including Oberammergau in 1880 17.50

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 12.50

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 7.50

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