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Back to top 23829. AIKEN Joan: THE KINGDOM AND THE CAVE
Grasshopper 1973 rep. Exlibrary - many stamps tape marks & removed labels Illus Pages browning Tape marks on boards Creased slightly rubbed dw with scrape on spine. Witty fantasy - a cat & a horse try to save their human's kingdom. £7.50

22396. AIKEN Joan: DIDO AND PA
Cape 1986 1st. Illus Pat Marriott Pages browning otherwise nice copy in dw slightly bumped bottom spine. Wolves/Dido series £19.50

22397. AIKEN Joan: IS
Cape 1993 1st. Illus Pat Marriott Nice copy in vg dw. Wolves/Dido series £19.50

22399. AIKEN Joan: MIDNIGHT IS A PLACE
Cape 1974 1st. Illus Pat Marriott Exlibrary - tape marks & a couple of stamps Tape marks on slightly bumped boards. A lonely boy & a French girl live in a scary house; set in the Wolves world but not sharing characters £9.50

22402. AIKEN Joan: THE STOLEN LAKE
Cape 1981 1st. Illus Pat Marriott Dw. Wolves/Dido series £12.50

22403. AIKEN Joan: THE TEETH OF THE GALE
Cape 1988 1st. Illus Pat Marriott Dw. 3rd of swashbuckling trilogy about Felix set in 19th century Spain £7.50

22404. AIKEN Joan: THE WHISPERING MOUNTAIN
Cape 1969 rep. Map eps Boards a bit bumped Smells exlibrary but only sign is small blacked out patch on fep Dw worn round edges with small tears & front flap creased in wrong place. Set in Wales a prequel to the Wolves/Dido series £7.50

17821. AIKEN Joan: THE TEETH OF THE GALE
Cape 1988 1st. Illus Dw. 3rd of swashbuckling trilogy about Felix set in 19th century Spain £4.50

21161. ALEXANDER Lloyd: THE CASTLE OF LLYR
Heinemann 1968 1st. Lacks fep Clean exlibrary copy festooned with stamps Dw. Chronicles of Prydain 3 - fantasies based on Welsh legends & mythology £7.50

23823. ALLAN Mabel Esther: THE GLEN CASTLE MYSTERY
Warne 1948 1st. Coloured frontis Slightly loose Foredge slightly marked Corners bumiped Boards a bit marked. Her first published book £45.00

23620. ALLAN Mabel Esther: SHADOW OVER THE ALPS
Hutchinson 1960 1st. Front board darkened on edges 1 corner bumped Photocopy dw £60.00

23981. ALLAN Mabel Esther: ADVENTURE IN MAYO
Ward Lock 1956 1st. Bw frontis Lacks fep Foredge foxed Name inside front board Boards very slightly marked Torn & creased (but complete) dw £60.00

24054. ALLAN Mabel Esther: A DREAM OF HUNGER MOSS
Severn House 1985 1st UK. Exlibrary Lacks fep Front hinge weak Pages browning Laminated boards bumped & grubby Well read. Set near an Oxfordshire bog during the 2nd WW £9.50

17803. ARMSTRONG M Vera: MARIS OF GLENSIDE
Warne 1953 1st. Coloured frontis Inscr Front hinge slightly weak Spine faded Slightly torn dw missing small pieces. School & guide story £15.00

22031. ATKINSON M E: MYSTERY MANOR
Bodley Head 1948 rep. Illus H Jones Map eps Spine faded Corners bumped Foredge slightly foxed Pages clean. Lockett family adventure £25.00

23830. ATKINSON M E: THE MONSTER OF WIDGEON WEIR
Bodley Head 1943 1st. Illus S Tresilian Edges slightly foxed Spine ends & corners a bit rubbed Very fragile torn dw. Lockett family adventure £20.00

22406. ATKINSON M E: AUGUST ADVENTURE
Cape 1943 rep. Illus Harold Jones Map eps Page edges browning but generally niced in repaired dw with taped edges browned spine & missing chunk bottom spin. #1 of Lockett children series £19.50

22407. ATKINSON M E: CHALLENGE TO ADVENTURE
Bodley Head 1943 rep. Illus Tresilian Pict eps Corners bumped Boards a bit marked Dw strengthened on reverse with tape Spine faded worn and missing chunk top. Lockett children series £25.00

22408. ATKINSON M E: HORSESHOES & HANDLEBARS
Bodley Head 1958 1st. Illus S Rose Prelims slightly foxed Smells slightly musty Slightly frayed & chipped dw. Horsey adventure set in the Quantocks £15.00

22409. ATKINSON M E: MYSTERY MANOR
Bodley Head 1937 1st. Illus H Jones Map eps Foredge very slightly foxed Very small split top spine Board edges a bit rubbed Very slightly rubbed protected dw. Lockett family adventure £50.00

20106. ATKINSON M E: THE MONSTER OF WIDGEON WEIR
Children's Book Club 1945. Illus S Tresilian Lacks fep weakening front hinge Fragile scraped worn dw strangely printed in only one colour. Lockett family adventure £15.00

22690. ATTERTON Julian: THE TOURNAMENT OF FORTUNE
Macrae 1985 1st. Dw. Medieval Cumbria £15.00

20053. AVERY Gillian: THE ELEPHANT WAR
Evergreen Library 1968. Illus J Verney Front hinge a bit weak Dw. 4th lighthearted Victorian story about the Smith family - they try to prevent an elephant from being sold by London Zoo to Barnum's Circus in America £12.00

22018. BALDWIN May: TWO SCHOOLGIRLS OF FLORENCE
Chambers nd as 1st but undated. 8 coloured plates Hinges weak Edges foxed Pictorial boards a bit rubbed & bumped especially corners Gilt lettered spine Smells musty £19.50

22019. BALDWIN May: TROUBLESOME TOPSY AND HER FRIENDS
Chambers nd. 5 of 6 coloured plates Mabel L Attwell Lacks fep Hinges very weak Smells musty Pictorial boards a bit worn & bumped £15.00

22020. BALDWIN May: DORA: A HIGH SCHOOL GIRL
Chambers 1906 1st. 6 bw plates ML Attwell Prize label A bit loose Page edges browning Smells musty Pictorial boards worn bumped & rubbed £20.00

23836. BALDWIN May: GOLDEN SQUARE HIGH SCHOOL
Chambers 1908 1st. 6 bw plates Inscr Smells musty Pictorial boards gilt decorated boards a bit bumped & rubbed Ragged front & part spine only of dw from a reprint. Follows Follies of Fifi £15.00

19755. BALDWIN May: MURIEL AND HER AUNT LU
Chambers 1909 1st. 8 bw plates Prize label Smells musty Pictorial gilt decorated bevelled boards Corners & spine edges/ends a bit bumped & worn. A tale of Paris £30.00

16756. BALDWIN May: THE BRILLIANT GIRLS OF THE SCHOOL
Chambers nd. 4 bw plates Inscr Pictorial boards a bit rubbed & bumped Smells musty £25.00

19322. BALDWIN May: JEAN AND THE BOYS
Chambers nd 1919 inscr so probably 1st. 4 bw plates Front hinge very weak Smells musty A bit loose Some page marking Decorated boards slightly bumped. School story £20.00

19339. BALDWIN May: TEDDY & LILY'S ADVENTURES
Chambers 1911 1st. 6 coloured plates Foxing Front hinge weak Prize label Pictorial gilt lettered boards slightly rubbed. A brother and sister on holiday in Italy £20.00

19340. BALDWIN May: THAT AWFUL LITTLE BROTHER
Chambers 1904 1st. 6 coloured plates Inscr Hinges weak Smells musty Worn pictorial gilt decorated boards. An unconventional family £12.00

21391. BALDWIN May: ROONI
Chambers nd 1927 prize label. 4 bw plates Hinges a bit weak Gilt lettered boards Spine dulled & a bit rubbed. At school in Nice £12.50

17829. BALDWIN May: MISS PETER
Chambers 1917 1st. 4 bw plates Lacks fep Front hinge very weak & partly split Smells musty Pictorial boards grubby scraped & a bit worn. School story £9.50

17834. BALDWIN May: THE GIRLS' ETON
Chambers 1930 rep. Bw frontis Edges foxed Inscr Boards faded (possibly scrubbed) Spine & corners worn £20.00

17841. BALDWIN May: SPOILT CYNTHIA AT SCHOOL
Chambers 1918 1st. 4 bw plates Inscr Pages browning Smells musty Semipictorial boards Corners bumped Sepia dw torn grubby and missing large chunk of spine. A small family-style school £12.50

17845. BALDWIN May: THREE PICKLES IN AND OUT OF SCHOOL
Chambers 1921 1st. 4 bw illus Front hinge weak Pencil inscr Smells musty Decorated boards bumped Spine dull £30.00

17846. BALDWIN May: HOLLY HOUSE & RIDGES ROW A Tale of London old and new
Chambers 1908 1st. 12 coloured plates + line M V Wheelhouse Smells musty Gilt decorated bevelled pictorial boards Corners rubbed. An impoverished family learn about London's people and places £17.50

22988. BALDWIN May: A RIPPING GIRL
Chambers 1914 1st. 6 coloured plates Prize label Back hinge weak TEG Smells musty Pictorial gilt lettered bevelled boards School story £20.00

23877. BALDWIN Patricia: SUSAN KENDALL QUALIFIES
Victory Press 1964 1st. Prize label Coloured pictorial boards Dw edges & corners rubbed. 2nd of a pair £9.50

23721. BARNARD Marjorie: ANGEL PIG
Nelson nd 1929 prize label. Bw frontis Faded semipictorial boards Corners & spine ends bumped & a bit rubbed. 1st girls' school story set at Thorncliff £7.50

23762. BARNARD Marjorie: MRS NOAH
Nelson nd 1934 inscr. Line illus Semipictorial boards Corners & spine ends bumped. 2nd girls' school story set at Thorncliff £12.50

23405. BARNE Kitty: FAMILY FOOTLIGHTS
Dent Pennant series 1963 new edition. Illus R Gervis Inscr Dw with slightly frayed spine ends. A family producing a play in a village - Carnegie Medal Winner £20.00

23406. BARNE Kitty: SHE SHALL HAVE MUSIC
Dent Pennant series 1962. Illus R Gervis VG in dw with faded spine £30.00

24248. BARNE Kitty: SECRET OF THE SANDHILLS
Nelson nd 1958 prize label. Coloured frontis + line Kiddell-Monroe Some foxing Spine faded Corners bumped Edges slightly frayed Dw missing small pieces and a bit grubby and worn. Reissue of The Easter Holidays £25.00

22692. BARTON Ann: KATE IN ADVERTISING
Bodley Head 1955 1st. Corners bumped Dw a bit creased round edges Smells a bit musty Career story £40.00

21110. BATEMAN Robert: ARCHIE ABROAD
Constable 1963 1st. Exlibrary Well read Back hinge weak Tape marks on eps boards & dw flaps Boards worn Grubby torn dw missing 1 from top of spine. #2 of the schoolboy detective series; a 'treasure' hunt in France & Spain" £12.50

21113. BATEMAN Robert: ARCHIE'S ITALIAN ADVENTURE
Constable 1966 1st. Exlibrary Several rubber stamps/removed labels Fairly well read Board edges rubbed & bumped Dw worn on edges creases & corners. #5 of the schoolboy detective series £15.00

23883. BATTEN Mortimer: RAY OF THE RAINBOWS
Hollis & Carter 1952 1st. Line illus Vernon Stokes Name fep Slightly foxed Torn creased dw missing 1 inch bottom spine and triangle from back. A wild boy living in Canadian woods with wild animals £7.50

23954. BAWDEN Nina: GRANNY THE PAG
Hamilton 1995 1st. Name fep Foredge very slightly foxed Slightly bumped dw. A weird woman and her granddaughter's fight to live with her £6.00

22987. BAXTER Valerie: ELIZABETH: YOUNG POLICEWOMAN
Bodley Head 1955 1st. Slight foxing Spine & part of back board faded. Career novel £30.00

21504. BB: THE FOREST OF BOLAND LIGHT RAILWAY
Eyre & Spottiswoode 1955 1st. Illus author Names written over fep Some foxing & page marking Semipictorial boards Spine browned and a bit worn. Fairy tale of wizards gnomes & dragons £25.00

23407. BEAMISH Anthea: JASPER'S JUMP
Nelson 1964. Illus Corner bumped Worn dw. 2 families write a musical about a mysterious old Cavalier £12.50

21840. BELL Mary Hayley: WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND
Boardman 1958 1st. Illus Nice copy in insect damaged dw - mainly on creases Slightly frayed & chipped £25.00

24222. BENARY Margot: CASTLE ON THE BORDER
Macmillan 1958 rep. Corners bumped Spine faded. An orphaned & homeless girl in immediately postwar Germany wants to be an actress £30.00

22033. BERESFORD Elisabeth: CURIOUS MAGIC
Granada 1980 1st. Illus Edges foxed Pictorial laminated boards Corners bumped. A boy ona small island off the French coast a girl with magical powers and travelling through time £9.50

22034. BERTRAM Rosamond: ANN THORNE IN AMERICA
Nelson nd. Illus Prize label Slight foxing Frayed slightly creased dw. A Fleet Street reporter's adventures £8.50

22035. BERTRAM Rosamond: ANN THORNE - REPORTER
Nelson nd 1960 prize label. Dw grubby on back torn & missing a piece front. Ann moves to Fleet Street £8.50

23348. BERTRAM Rosamond: FRONT PAGE ANN THORNE
Nelson 1951 1st. Coloured frontis Small split in front hinge Nice copy in dw repaired with old tape frayed & a bit worn. Ann solves a mystery in America & puts herself in danger £8.50

20894. BERTRAM Rosamond: ANN THORNE IN AMERICA
Nelson nd. Illus Foredge foxed Boards patchily faded where pieces missing from chipped dw. A Fleet Street reporter £8.50

22411. BIGGS Margaret: BOBBY AT HILL HOUSE
Warne 1954 1st. Coloured frontis Prize label Nice & clean inside Dw with half front flap cut off and fragile torn & worn elsewhere missing several chunks £20.00

20372. BIGGS Margaret: BOBBY AT HILL HOUSE
Warne 1954 1st. Coloured frontis Prize label Dw very slightly rubbed on edges £22.50

23808. BLATTER Dorothy: CAP AND CANDLE
Collins 1964 new edition?. Foredge very slightly foxed otherwise nice copy in dw rubbed on edges.A Turkish girl wants to become a nurse £9.50

23349. BLYTON Enid: THE SECOND FORM AT ST CLARE'S
Methuen 1945 rep. Corners bumped Spine a bit worn Fep marked £9.50

23951. BLYTON Enid: FIVE GO DOWN TO THE SEA
Hodder & Stoughton 1959 rep. Illus Soper Corners bumped Boards a bit marked Dw frayed & rubbed on edges £10.00

23241. BLYTON Enid: THE FIRST CHRISTMAS
Methuen 1945 1st. Coloured photos of figures Spine faded £5.00

23242. BLYTON Enid: THE O'SULLIVAN TWINS
Methuen 1942 1st. Pale foxing Corners bumped & rubbed Spine darkened & slightly worn on ends & edges Very ragged dw missing about 2 bottom front/spine 1" top spine chunks from back" £20.00

23243. BLYTON Enid: FIFTH FORMERS OF ST CLARE'S
Methuen 1945 1st. Illus Spine a bit dulled Smells slightly musty Browned dw missing small pieces top spine £20.00

23244. BLYTON Enid: IN THE FIFTH AT MALORY TOWERS
Methuen 1950 1st. Some page edges slightly bumped Inscr Spine ends rubbed Fairly fragile dw Chipped & worn missing small pieces & small tears £20.00

23245. BLYTON Enid: THE ADVENTURES OF THE WISHING CHAIR
Newnes nd 1938 inscr. Coloured frontis + line Corners bumped & rubbed Hinges a bit weak front hinge very much so Spine a bit creased & worn £20.00

17892. BLYTON Enid: FIVE HAVE A MYSTERY TO SOLVE
Hodder & Stoughton 1962 1st. Illus Small scrape on spine Frayed rubbed dw with hole on spine & grubby on back £9.50

23528. BLYTON Enid: SECRET SEVEN FIREWORKS
Brockhampton Press 1962 rep. Illus Boards slightly bumped Scraped creased & slightly chipped dw £7.50

23530. BLYTON Enid: FIVE HAVE A MYSTERY TO SOLVE
Hodder & Stoughton 1962 1st. Illus Spine faded Boards a bit bumped £3.50

23531. BLYTON Enid: FIVE ON A SECRET TRAIL
Hodder & Stoughton 1950 1st. Illus Foredge foxed Boards marked with white paint/tippex Corners bumped £3.50

23544. BLYTON Enid: PUZZLE FOR THE SECRET SEVEN
Brockhampton Press 1958 1st. Illus (many hand coloured with remarks in pencil) Character names written in pencil on pictorial eps & also on dw which is slightly torn; spine ends frayed £7.50

24006. BOND Freda: SQUIBS AT SCHOOL
Newnes nd. Coloured frontis Inscr Foredge very foxed Dw rubbed on edges and corners with tear and crease on front. Carol series £12.50

24007. BORTON DE TREVINO Elizabeth: NACAR THE WHITE DEER
World's Work 1963 1st. Illus Slight foxing foredge Corners bumped Dw a bit grubby and chipped with small scrape front. Gentle story of 1630 Mexico - a motherless boy needs to nurture the deer back to health ready for a voyage to Spain. Married name of the Pollyanna author £12.50

21393. BORTON Elizabeth: POLLYANNA & THE SECRET MISSION
Harrap 1952 1st UK. Name fep Boards slightly bumped & marked £12.00

20916. BOSTON Lucy M: THE CASTLE OF YEW
Bodley Head 1973 rep. Ex school library Illus M Gill Dw laminated to boards with label on spine. A magical tale for younger readers £6.00

23509. BOURLIAGUET L: POUK'S GANG
ULP 1958 UK 1st. Illus Foredge very slightly foxed Slightly torn dw marked on back. Trans from French (it won the Prix Enfance du Monde) & set in the Pyrenees £10.00

22017. BOYLSTON H D: SUE BARTON SUPERINTENDENT NURSE
Bodley Head 1952 rep. Inscr Spine faded & rubbed Corners bumped £15.00

23884. BOYLSTON H D: SUE BARTON STAFF NURSE
Bodley Head 1953 1st UK. Foredge slightly foxed Corners bumped Board edges a bit faded Dw spine stained with ink Very rubbed edges & missing small pieces from ends. Scarce title in the series £25.00

23683. BOYLSTON H D: SUE BARTON SUPERINTENDENT NURSE
Bodley Head 1950 rep. Smells a bit musty Boards worn & stained £8.50

23684. BOYLSTON H D: SUE BARTON VISITING NURSE
Bodley Head 1950 rep. Name fep Piece torn from pre-title Foredge a bit browned & foxed Smells a bit musty Boards grubby bumped & rubbed £7.50

23952. BOYLSTON H D: SUE BARTON SUPERINTENDENT NURSE
Bodley Head 1952 rep. Foredge foxed Hinges a bit weak Boards patchily faded Dw torn on creases missing small piece top spine and red marking on back Smells musty £15.00

24008. BOYLSTON H D: SUE BARTON STAFF NURSE
Bodley Head 1960 new edition. Name fep Foredge foxed Spine faded Boards marked. Scarce title in the series £10.00

21501. BOYLSTON H D: SUE BARTON VISITING NURSE
Bodley Head 1952 rep. Prize label Torn & creased protected dw £15.00

23129. BOYLSTON HD: SUE BARTON NEIGHBOURHOOD NURSE
Bodley Head 1952 rep. Spine faded Boards a bit marked £9.50

23691. BOYLSTON HD: SUE BARTON RURAL NURSE
Bodley Head 1950 rep. Name fep Front hinge weak Some foxing Stain/fading along right hand edge of front board Dw missing a few chunks rubbed & worn Smells a bit musty £15.00

23694. BOYLSTON HD: SUE BARTON NEIGHBOURHOOD NURSE
Bodley Head 1951 rep. Page edges foxed & browned Corners bumped Boards a bit marked £7.50

23497. BRADLEY Anne: KATHERINE AT FEATHER GHYLL
Children's Press 1959 1st. Frayed dw missing small bits top spine. Family story of a convalescent £6.50

21078. BREARY Nancy: DIMITY DREW'S FIRST TERM
Newnes nd. Coloured frontis Bookplate Spine faded Photocopy dw £25.00

21080. BREARY Nancy: FOURTH FORM DETECTIVES
Blackie nd. 4 bw plates Inscr Bookplate Cellophane stuck to boards Spine faded & blotchy Photocopy dw. Very scarce title £50.00

21087. BREARY Nancy: HAZEL, HEAD GIRL
Blackie nd. 4 bw plates Bookplate Front hinge a bit weak Boards grubby Spine faded Photocopy dw £50.00

21093. BREARY Nancy: THIS TIME NEXT TERM
Blackie nd 1945 prize label. 4 bw plates Boards worn & bumped Spine faded Creased dw from 1960s rep that doesn't fit too well £15.00

17285. BREARY Nancy: NO PEACE FOR THE PREFECTS
Newnes 1947 rep. Ex library with labels partly removed Back hinge torn Page edges foxed & very grubby Worn bumped partly faded & grubby boards £7.50

22682. BREARY Nancy: THE AMAZING FRIENDSHIP
Blackie 1960 1st. Line illus Bookplate on top of prize label Gilt school stamp front board Dw rubbed on edges £40.00

22683. BREARY Nancy: THE IMPOSSIBLE PREFECT
Blackie nd war economy. 4 bw plates Bookplate Spine & board edges faded Photocopy dw £20.00

22986. BREARY Nancy: JUNIOR CAPTAIN
Blackie nd 1960s rep. Front hinge a bit weak Rubbed dw with small mark on spine £12.50

24012. BREARY Nancy: DIMITY DREW'S FIRST TERM
Newnes nd. Coloured frontis inscr Frayed slightly rubbed dw with small tear bottom spine £25.00

24287. BREARY Nancy: NO PEACE FOR THE PREFECTS
Newnes 1944 1st. Pencil inscr bep Spine faded Boards damp marked Smells slightly musty Torn dw missing pieces from edges and top spine £20.00

24288. BREARY Nancy: IT WAS FUN IN THE FOURTH
Nelson nd 1955 prize label. Line illus Corners bumped Spine ends faded Smells a bit musty Frayed chipped creased dw £7.00

21737. BREARY Nancy: THE FOURTH WAS FUN FOR PHILIPPA
Blackie 1961 1st. Bookplate slightly scraped worn & frayed dw strengthened on reverse Scarce title £45.00

21738. BREARY Nancy: IT WAS FUN IN THE FOURTH
Nelson nd 1949 inscr. Coloured frontis + line Spine dulled Corners bumped £7.50

21740. BREARY Nancy: NO PEACE FOR THE PREFECTS
Newnes 1944 1st. Bookplate Spine faded Corners bumped Boards covered with stuck on cellophane Photocopy dw £25.00

21751. BREARY Nancy: IT WAS FUN IN THE FOURTH
Nelson nd. Illus Nice copy in dw torn on spine ends & slightly scraped on front £12.50

21760. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: SUMMER TERM AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1965 1st. Brn/w frontis Spine faded Boards a bit marked £35.00

22784. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A GENIUS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1956 1st. Bw frontis Lacks fep Pages brown Boards grubby Spine faded for about 2 from bottom where chunk missing from dw (extending to front) Small piece missing dw spine" £30.00

21761. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE 'SUSANNAH' ADVENTURE
Chambers 1953 1st. Lacks fep Hinges very weak Boards dirty Spine faded Well read £25.00

22273. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE FEUD IN THE FIFTH REMOVE
RTS nd 1932 prize label probable 1st. Frontis missing weakening front hinge Foredge foxed Corners bumped Spine faded & a bit worn £15.00

22785. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: LAVENDER LAUGHS IN THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1943 1st. Bw frontis Foredge grubby Boards bumped & marked Spine edges & corners a bit worn A bit out of shape £20.00

22790. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JANE AND THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1964 1st. Bw frontis Inscr in shorthand Many chunks torn from page margins - I can't find any that remove text as well Back hinge very weak Last text page replaced by photocopy Bep missing More shorthand inside back cover Boards marked and patchily faded £20.00

23814. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE NEW HOUSE AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1948 rep. Nice copy in dw missing bits from corners & spine ends £25.00

22791. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE WRONG CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1958 rep. Bw frontis Dw strengthened on reverse Back grubby & missing small piece £25.00

22792. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE NEW HOUSE AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1956 rep. Hinges weak Pages browning Spine faded & very rubbed on ends & edges Corners bumped Boards a bit grubby £12.00

23820. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CAROLA STORMS THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1951 1st. VG in dw torn on spine ends and a bit rubbed on corners & edges £50.00

22797. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL DOES IT AGAIN
Chambers 1955 1st. Bw frontis Pages browning Spine ends faded where pieces missing from dw £35.00

23821. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE WRONG CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1952 1st. Bw frontis Tiny chip on foredge otherwise good copy in dw slightly frayed chipped & rubbed £35.00

22798. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL REUNION
Chambers 1963 1st. 5 coloured plates Boards bumped Deep scratch on spine Front hinge a bit weak Foredge a bit foxed Dw rubbed on edges & corners with small tear bottom spine Frayed & slightly edge rubbed dw repaired on reverse Original worn dw key included £50.00

23822. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL & RICHENDA
Chambers 1958 1st. Bw frontis Hinges slightly weak otherwise nice copy in slightly grubby dw slightly chipped on spine ends £50.00

18191. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: MONICA TURNS UP TRUMPS
RTS nd 1939 inscr 1st. Coloured frontis Corners bumped Very slight fading spine ends - one of those irritating books that looks as though it's had a dw until very recently £50.00

22799. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: REDHEADS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1964 1st. Bw frontis Boards stained Spine faded £35.00

18192. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: MONICA TURNS UP TRUMPS
RTS 1937 rep. Coloured frontis Lacks fep Prelims foxed Spine & part front faded £35.00

22800. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: EXCITEMENTS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1957 1st. Bw frontis Inscrs Foxing & browning Spine faded & browned Corners bumped Boards grubby Worn dw strengthened on reverse disguising tears Creased rubbed & missing 1 top spine" £40.00

18194. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: MONICA TURNS UP TRUMPS
Lutterworth 1949 new edition. Coloured frontis Spine & board edges faded Boards bumped & a bit marked £25.00

23826. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: SHOCKS FOR THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1952 1st. Bw frontis VG copy in NKB dw torn repaired with tape & missing tiny bits on spine Corners a bit rubbed £60.00

18195. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: MONICA TURNS UP TRUMPS
Lutterworth 1952 rep. Coloured frontis a bit crinkly Lacks fep Foxing Page edges marked Corners bumped Boards very dirty Spine dull & torn on ends £20.00

23827. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET SCHOOL IN THE OBERLAND
Chambers 1952 1st. Bw frontis Very slightly bumped on spine ends otherwise vg in dw a bit grubby on the back & slightly rubbed on spine ends & corners £70.00

17940. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE RIVALS OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1929 1st. 4 bw Brisley plates Edges foxied Bottom edge of some pages stained from boards Dark red gilt lettered boards watersplashed on back Spin faded & bumped on ends £50.00

23828. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: BRIDE LEADS THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1953 1st. Bw frontis Corners bumped otherwise a vg copy in a dw slightly grubby on back and very slightly frayed on edges £80.00

18199. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE NEW HOUSE MISTRESS
Nelson nd 1957 crossed out prize label. Bw frontis stuck to fep Front hinge a bit weak Lacks bep Chipped dw with faded spine £7.50

22808. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A FUTURE CHALET SCHOOL GIRL
Chambers 1962 1st. Bw frontis Nice copy with spine ends slightly rubbed in creased & torn dw chipped spine ends £40.00

22810. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET SCHOOL & THE ISLAND
Chambers 1956 rep. Pages browning Torn creased dw grubby on back £25.00

23834. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHANGES FOR THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1953 1st. Bw frontis Pages very slightly browning Slightly frayed dw £50.00

23835. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JOEY GOES TO THE OBERLAND
Chambers 1954 1st. Bw frontis Pages browning Hinges slightly weak Dw slightly rubbed on corners with small tear top spine £45.00

17948. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET GIRLS IN CAMP
Chambers 1955 rep. Pages very brown Name fep Spine & board edges faded Corners bumped Smells a bit musty £10.00

18204. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THRILLING TERM AT JANEWAYS
Nelson nd. Lacks prelims to title page Slight foxing Boards marked creased & bumped £15.00

18205. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THRILLING TERM AT JANEWAYS
Nelson nd 1952 inscr but, I would guess, earlier. Line illus Foredge slightly stained Spine & board edges faded Corners bumped Spine worn a bit on ends & sides £20.00

23837. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JO OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1949 rep. Nice copy in slightly torn & rubbed NKB dw £25.00

18206. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THRILLING TERM AT JANEWAYS
Nelson nd. Line illus Foredge foxed Spine & board edges faded & foxed Corners bumped Spine worn a bit on ends £15.00

22814. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: SUMMER TERM AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1965 1st. Brn/w frontis Nice copy with tiny patch bottom spine faded where piece missing from chipped dw £45.00

22815. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET SCHOOL & JO
Chambers 1951 rep. Lacks fep weakening front hinge Imprints & scratched out inscrs Foredge slightly foxed Bumped grubby boards with browned spine & ink blots £9.50

23842. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: ADRIENNE & THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1965 1st. Bw frontis Spine slightly rubbed on ends Slightly chipped creased & rubbed dw £45.00

23843. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL REUNION
Chambers 1963 1st. 5 coloured plates Boards slightly rubbed Dw rubbed on edges & corners with small tear bottom spine Photocopy of dw key included £50.00

9764. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A GENIUS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1956 1st. Bw frontis Pages brown Inscr Boards slightly marked Torn creased & worn dw missing chunk top spine £30.00

23844. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: EXCITEMENTS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1957 1st. Bw frontis VG in dw with small tears on spine ends and slightly rubbed on corners £60.00

22821. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: SEVEN SCAMPS
Chambers 1955 rep. Inscr Foredge & page edges foxed Small hole through margin of last few pages Spine faded Boards grubby £20.00

23845. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE COMING OF AGE OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1958 1st. Bw frontis Tiny faded patch top spine Hinges very slightly weak Dw missing tiny pieces from corners and top spine £50.00

22824. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: LORNA AT WYNYARDS
Lutterworth 1947 1st. Bw frontis Prize label Spine faded Corners bumped Slightly out of shape £15.00

23848. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE FEUD IN THE FIFTH REMOVE
Lutterworth 1952 rep. Coloured frontis Lacks fep weakening front hinge Mostly removed prize label Dark red from boards leeched slightly onto prelims & last pages Foxing Boards dirty £17.50

22825. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE NEW HOUSE MISTRESS
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Dw slightly rubbed on edges & strengthened on reverse Large closed tear on front £6.00

23849. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JO OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers nd 1st. 4 bw Brisley plates (1 loose) Piece cut from fep Edges foxed Hinges a bit weak Slightly bumped gilt lettered dark red boards Spine faded £50.00

23850. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JUDY THE GUIDE
Nelson nd. Coloured frontis + line Foxing Page marking Pictorial boards faded & marked Corners bumped rubbed & worn £15.00

23851. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: KENNELMAID NAN
Lutterworth 1954 1st. Coloured frontis Hinges weak Boards grubby Spine very faded & worn on ends £35.00

23852. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: HEAD GIRL OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1939 rep. NKB frontis Heavy foxing Hinges a bit weak Spine creased Photocopy of 1st edition dw which is a bit baggy £15.00

23853. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JOEY & CO IN TIROL
Chambers 1960 1st. Blue/w frontis Nice copy in dw slightly rubbed and chipped on edges £50.00

23855. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: RUEY RICHARDSON - CHALETIAN
Chambers nd 1st. Bw frontis Top edge of boards & first & last pages water damaged Dw missing about an inch strip from the top for the same reason £20.00

23856. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: MARY-LOU OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1956 1st. Bw frontis Pages browning Top spine very slightly bumped Dw missing tiny pieces bottom spine & edges A few tears repaired with old tape Slightly creased £60.00

23857. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A GENIUS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1956 1st. Bw frontis Pages brown Hinges weak in 1 place Boards slightly marked Chipped dw with a couple of tears including 1 repaired with tape £40.00

23858. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET SCHOOL & BARBARA
Chambers 1954 1st. Bw frontis Front board slightly marked Spine ends slightly bumped Slightly chipped dw with 2 taped tears £35.00

23859. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL DOES IT AGAIN
Chambers 1955 1st. Bw frontis Pages browning otherwise nice copy in dw slightly rubbed on edges £50.00

17972. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE NEW HOUSE AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1963 rep. Spine slightly faded & creased Photocopy of yellowed & slightly chipped Mackay dw £17.50

23860. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: TRIALS FOR THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1959 1st. Green/w frontis VG in dw slightly frayed on edges £60.00

23861. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: RUEY RICHARDSON - CHALETIAN
Chambers nd 1st. Bw frontis VG in slightly chipped dw; small tear front tiny piece missing bottom spine; back grubby £45.00

23863. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A LEADER IN THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1961 1st. Green/w frontis Small mark on front board otherwise nice copy in dw a bit grubby on back £45.00

23864. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL WINS THE TRICK
Chambers nd 1st. Bw frontis Corners bumped Small mark on front board Dw a bit grubby on back rubbed on corners & bumped on spine ends £50.00

23865. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: ADRIENNE & THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1965 1st. Bw frontis Nice copy in very good dw £50.00

23866. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: ALTHEA JOINS THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1969 1st. Bw frontis VG copy in dw very slightly rubbed on corners £80.00

23867. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL REUNION
Chambers 1963 1st. 5 coloured plates Corners slightly bumped Dw very slightly bumped Original dw key included £60.00

23868. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL TRIPLETS
Chambers nd 1st. Bw frontis VG in dw £45.00

23869. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALLENGE FOR THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1966 1st. Bw frontis Nice copy in dw with small tear and crease bottom back £60.00

23870. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE FEUD IN THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers nd 1st. Bw frontis VG in dw slightly rubbed on edges with very small tear on front £45.00

23871. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A FUTURE CHALET SCHOOL GIRL
Chambers 1962 1st. Bw frontis 1 corner bumped otherwise vg in dw missing tiny piece top spine and small tear on back; slightly grubby on back £50.00

23872. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JANE AND THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1964 1st. Bw frontis VG in dw that's very slightly scratched on the back £60.00

23873. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: PREFECTS OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1970 1st. Bw frontis VG in dw with tiny bump top spine £60.00

23874. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: REDHEADS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1964 1st. Bw frontis VG in dw a bit grubby on back and slightly rubbed on corners £50.00

23875. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: SUMMER TERM AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1965 1st. Brn/w frontis Small bump bottom front board otherwise nice copy with tiny piece missing from bottom of dw spine Slightly leaning £55.00

16485. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL REUNION
Chambers 1963 1st. 5 coloured plates Front hinge a bit weak Smells a bit musty Author's signature pasted to fep Dw slightly torn on bottom spine a bit creased & worn & slightly foxed on reverse. Also includes the key to the dw characters & the slightly torn 2 wide yellow wraparound '50th book in the famous Chalet School series'" £150.00

19814. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE PRINCESS OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers nd 1st. 4 bw Brisley plates Foxing heavy on edges Slightly rubbed gilt lettered bright blue boards Slightly creased & edgeworn dw from a mid 1930s reprint £70.00

23408. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: FARDINGALES
Latimer House 1950 1st. Bw frontis Boards faded especially spine which is blotchy Mark across front spine & back board £60.00

20859. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JUDY THE GUIDE
Nelson nd 1st. Coloured frontis + line Inscr Very light foxing on foredge Coloured pictorial boards a bit grubby on back & slightly bumped & rubbed on corners & spine ends This is a nice copy of a *real* 1st £70.00

18049. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: LAVENDER LAUGHS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1943 1st. Bw frontis Inscr Hinges slightly weak Corners bumped Boars grubby Spine faded split at bottom & very worn on edges £20.00

22415. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A THRILLING TERM AT JANEWAYS
Nelson nd 1931 inscr early reprint. Line illustrations by Florence Mary Anderson A little page marking Hinges slightly weak Pictorial boards a bit bumped worn and creased Probably better than I've made it sound £15.00

16785. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JUDY THE GUIDE
Nelson nd early reprint. Bw frontis + line Slight foxing Pictorial boards Slightly grubby & chipped dw £20.00

21394. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL REUNION
Chambers nd lacks title page. 5 coloured plates Spine a bit dulled Boards a bit grubby Corners slightly rubbed £30.00

16794. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THRILLING TERM AT JANEWAYS
Nelson nd. Line illus Prize label removed Spine ends a bit marked & rubbed Corners bumped £15.00

20125. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CAROLA STORMS THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1951 1st. Lacks prelims to title page Drawing on bep Chipped dw missing tiny pieces £30.00

22686. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: EXPLOITS OF THE CHALET GIRLS
Chambers 1934 rep. 4 bw Brisley plates Inscr Spine faded Boards marked £45.00

22687. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: MAIDS OF LA ROCHELLE
Chambers 1955 rep. Pages browning Corners bumped Boards slightly marked Spine brown £30.00

22688. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: RIVALS OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1936 rep. Lacks frontis Prize Label Foxing Hinges a bit weak Spine faded & unattached on one side £10.00

22177. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: LAVENDER LAUGHS IN THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1943 1st. Lacks fep weakening front hinge Foredge very foxed Boards worn & marked Photocopy dw £20.00

22179. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE PRINCESS OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1958 rep. Board edges a bit faded Dw torn & grubby on back Missing small pieces from edges £15.00

18089. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET GIRL FROM KENYA
Chambers 1956 rep. Bw frontis Pages browning Dw badly torn on spine missing small pieces & a bit worn with titles crossed out on back £35.00

18093. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A GENIUS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1956 1st. Bw frontis Inscr Pages brown Boards marked & spotted £30.00

18095. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A GENIUS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1956 1st. Bw frontis Prize label Pages brown Boards a bit marked Spine faded & blotchy Dw with big tear across front and down spine sides worn chipped and missing small pieces + 1 bottom spine" £35.00

20409. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JANE & THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1964 1st. Bw frontis Inscr Corners bumped Spine very faded Boards a bit marked £20.00

20410. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE NEW HOUSE AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1956 rep. Small inscr Torn & chipped Mackay dw missing about a quarter of its spine £17.50

22984. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CARNATION OF THE UPPER FOURTH
Lutterworth/GOP early reprint. Lacks prelims to title page Name title page Back hinge very weak Spine faded. Unabridged version £20.00

18121. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE COMING OF AGE OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1958 1st. Bw frontis Boards a bit marked Dw in 2 pieces but all there Slightly chipped on spine ends & torn across spine £30.00

24267. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: RUEY RICHARDSON - CHALETIAN
Chambers nd 1st. Bw frontis Prize label mostly removed Bottom spine faded where chunk missing from bottom of dw but otherwise a nice copy in a slightly torn dw frayed on edges and stained on back £30.00

23757. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET SCHOOL GOES TO IT
Chambers 1950 rep. Nice clean copy in Brisley dw with plain blue spine with tiny tear top spine. Retitled CS at War in paperback £25.00

18126. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: RUEY RICHARDSON - CHALETIAN
Chambers nd 1st. Bw frontis Inscr Front hinge a bit weak Spine ends faded Ragged creased dw £25.00

23758. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET SCHOOL IN EXILE
Chambers 1950 rep. Bw frontis Nice clean copy in dw with plain blue spine missing tiny bits from edges; a bit grubby & rubbed £25.00

18129. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: RUEY RICHARDSON - CHALETIAN
Chambers nd 1st. Bw frontis Spine ends faded Torn & ragged dw missing several chunks £30.00

21203. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: MONICA TURNS UP TRUMPS
RTS nd 1st. Coloured frontis Lacks fep weakening front hinge Top spine faded Corners rubbed Dw creased on edges missing small pieces including top spine and top left corner of back £35.00

24276. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CARNATION OF THE UPPER FOURTH
Lutterworth 1958 abridged reissue. Coloured frontis Inscr on bep Slight foxing Corners bumped Spine faded £7.50

22997. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: ADRIENNE & THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1965 1st. Bw frontis Dw frayed on spine ends; a bit creased & worn £40.00

23765. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JO RETURNS TO THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1950 rep. Pages very clean Boards a bit mottled NKB dw very slightly chipped round edges £17.50

24277. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE NEW HOUSE MISTRESS
Nelson nd reprint. Bw frontis Foxing Spine ends bumped & faded Slightly torn dw rubbed on edges and corners A very slight (94 page) school story £5.00

24278. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: MONICA TURNS UP TRUMPS
Lutterworth 1937 rep. Frontis missing Hinges weak Pages marked Boards marked Spine faded and worn Reading copy School story with very slight tie to the Chalet series £7.50

22747. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHANGES FOR THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1953 1st. Bw frontis Pages browning Hinges a bit weak Boards a bit marked Corners bumped £25.00

18140. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL REUNION
Chambers 1963 1st. 5 coloured plates Lacks fep Boards bumped Spine grubby £35.00

23772. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JO TO THE RESCUE
Chambers 1946 rep. NKB frontis Foredge foxed Small mark on front board NKB dw with tears on edges and a bit rubbed £50.00

18141. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL REUNION
Chambers 1963 1st. 5 coloured plates Name fep Slightly frayed dw Photocopy of dw key included £50.00

22749. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: PEGGY OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1950 1st. Bw frontis Inscr Edges grubby Front board grubby rubbed & bumped Spine faded & chipped at ends £25.00

18143. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL REUNION
Chambers 1963 1st. 5 coloured plates Some page marking Front hinge a bit weak Boards slightly rubbed Ragged dw in 2 pieces missing chunks especially on spine £40.00

22751. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JOEY & CO IN TIROL
Chambers 1960 1st. Blue/w frontis Small bit of black marker pen on fep Corners bumped Torn & creased dw grubby on back Piece about 1.5 square missing from bottom right corner of dw" £40.00

22243. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE FEUD IN THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers nd 1st. Bw frontis Nice copy in repaired dw chipped and with tape showing through £30.00

23523. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: LEADER IN SPITE OF HERSELF
Oliphant 1956 1st. Large inscr Pictorial card boards rubbed & a bit worn especially on spine Back board slightly creased Staples rusty. School story by a religious publisher £75.00

23779. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: LAVENDER LAUGHS IN THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1943 1st. Bw frontis Quite heavy foxing on foredge and prelim pages Corners bumped Fairly ragged NKB dw with a tear across the spine with old tape mark and generally chipped with tears £25.00

22756. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: RIVALS OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1960 rep. Corners bumped Spine ends faded Worn dw missing tiny strips spine ends Spine faded & slightly scraped Several 1 tears" £17.50

23780. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: HIGHLAND TWINS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1942 1st. Bw frontis Inscr Foredge a bit foxed extending onto a few pages Corners bumped Ragged NKB dw Chunks missing and very worn £25.00

22759. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET SCHOOL GOES TO IT
Chambers 1950 rep. Front hinge weak Small holes few first few pages Spine faded Brisley dw with plain blue spine missing 1 botom spine & small strip top Also missing small chnk from front Small holes in front flap Generally a bit torn & chipped Retitled as CS at War in paperback" £17.50

22248. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: HEAD GIRL OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1960 rep. Foredge very foxed Dw £17.50

22760. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: RUEY RICHARDSON - CHALETIAN
Chambers nd 1st. Bw frontis Front hinge a bit weak Pages brown foxed & a bit loose Tape marks on eps Well read Torn & creased dw Possibly exlibrary but no stamps £15.00

23784. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE SCHOOL AT THE CHALET
Chambers 1948 rep. Generally good in a fragile dw with tear and small hole on front chipped and missing small pieces from edges £20.00

22252. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE WRONG CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1952 1st. Bw frontis Dw chipped on spine ends rubbed & worn on edges £25.00

22253. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A FUTURE CHALET SCHOOL GIRL
Chambers 1962 1st. Bw frontis Spine faded Boards a bit marked Creased dw missing quite a few small pieces round edges £35.00

22765. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: MARY-LOU OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1959 rep. Green/w frontis Nice clean copy with 1 faded patch top spine where piece missing from grubby creased & slightly chipped dw" £50.00

22766. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET SCHOOL IN EXILE
Chambers 1952 rep. Bw frontis A few page corners creased but nice clean copy Boards grubby & a bit of scribble on the back Corners bumped Spine faded with small tear at top £25.00

21743. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A HEAD GIRL'S DIFFICULTIES
Chambers nd very early rep. 4 bw Brisley plates Foredge grubby & slightly foxed Pictorial boards slightly bumped £45.00

22255. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: EXCITEMENTS FOR THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1957 1st. Bw frontis A few pages badly stained Back hinge slightly weak Well read Boards grubby Torn dw - flaps scraped tape marked & missing small bits + a photocopy dw A well used copy £30.00

22767. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: EXPLOITS OF THE CHALET GIRLS
Chambers 1952 rep. Nice clean copy Spine faded £15.00

21745. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE LOST STAIRCASE
Chambers 1946 1st. Bw frontis Prelims slightly marked Boards a bit worn Photocopy dw £40.00

24049. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET SCHOOL & JO
Chambers 1931 1st (it's dated as 'latest reprint' but this is the actual 1st). 4 bw NKB plates Front hinge a bit weak Corners bumped Smells very slightly musty Bright pictorial gilt lettered boards back slightly marked & spine very slightly faded £60.00

21747. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: MAIDS OF LA ROCHELLE
Chambers nd 1st 1924 prize label. 4 bw Brisley plates Front hinges weak Some foxing Grubby pictorial boards Corners bumped & rubbed Spin every worn & grubby £50.00

22259. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A GENIUS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1956 1st. Bw frontis Page edges browning Boards a bit bumped & marked Slightly frayed dw with writing on back £35.00

22771. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: PREFECTS OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1970 1st. Bw frontis 1 corner bumped Dw very slightly frayed £55.00

23283. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE FEUD IN THE FIFTH REMOVE
RTS nd probable 1st 1931 prize label. Coloured frontis Hinges a bit weak Foxing Corners bumped & a bit worn Boards a bit marked £25.00

22261. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JO OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1956 rep. Pages browning Slightly rubbed NKB dw £15.00

23285. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE NEW CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1938 1st. Bw frontis Front hinge a bit weak Light blue gilt lettered boards a bit marked? Spine faded & dull £40.00

23797. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: EUSTACIA GOES TO THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1939 rep. NKB frontis Foxing Front hinge very weak almost split Boards a bit bumped Very bad photocopy of (I think) the 1st ed dw £10.00

22006. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A THRILLING TERM AT JANEWAYS
Nelson nd. Illus Boards slightly rubbed on edges & marked Corners bumped Spine slightly dulled £15.00

22262. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: JANE AND THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1964 1st. Bw frontis Exlibrary Front hinge very weak Fairly well read Tape marks on stained boards Dw not bad but stuck to cellophane Missing piece top spine £25.00

23798. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET SCHOOL & JO
Chambers 1950 rep. Nice clean copy NKB dw with tear & creases on grubby back & tiny tears on spine ends £25.00

22008. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE NEW HOUSE MISTRESS
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Dw slightly rubbed on edges & strengthened on reverse Large closed tear on front £7.50

22264. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE CHALET SCHOOL TRIPLETS
Chambers nd 1st. Bw frontis VG in dw £40.00

21754. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE COMING OF AGE OF THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1958 1st. Bw frontis Third of spine faded Back hinge weak Chipped creased worn dw missing bottom third of spine together with photocopy dw £25.00

21755. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A GENIUS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1956 1st. Bw frontis Pages brown Dw with small tears & slightly creased; small stain on front but seems to be all there £40.00

22267. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CAROLA STORMS THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1951 1st. Number written on spine Photocopy dw £25.00

22012. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A GENIUS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers nd lacks title page. Probably lacks frontis Pages brown Spine & edges brown £20.00

22268. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET GIRLS IN CAMP
Chambers 1955 rep. Page edges browning Corners bumped Torn NKB dw missing 2 chunks from back £12.50

22780. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET GIRLS IN CAMP
Chambers 1951 rep. Spine ends faded Corner bumped NKB dw with blue spine with several tears and worn on edges £12.50

22013. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: A FUTURE CHALET SCHOOL GIRL
Chambers 1962 1st. Bw frontis Dw slightly grubby on back £45.00

23805. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET GIRLS IN CAMP
Chambers 1950 rep. Crease across front board probably production fault NKB dw with blue spine with small tears on edges £15.00

22014. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: THE FEUD IN THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers nd 1st. Bw frontis Spine & board edge faded £25.00

23806. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: EXPLOITS OF THE CHALET GIRLS
Chambers 1948 rep. Dw edges slightly chipped & holed £19.50

22271. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: REDHEADS AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
Chambers 1964 1st. Bw frontis Front hinge weak Dw with tears & creases round edges & missing small piece top spine £45.00

23807. BRENT-DYER Elinor M: CHALET SCHOOL & THE LINTONS
Chambers 1948 rep. Slightly creased & torn dw £15.00

22183. BRINSMEAD Hesba: SEASON OF THE BRIAR
OUP 1965 1st. Illus Small inscr Bottom edge of boards slightly rubbed Slightly frayed dw. Weed spraying summer in a remote Tasmanian community £8.50

18213. BROWN Pamela: BLUE DOOR VENTURE
Nelson 1949 rep. Illus Front hinge weak Boards a bit bumped & marked Photocopy dw. 4th of Blue Door series £12.50

18218. BROWN Pamela: GOLDEN PAVEMENTS
Nelson 1955 rep. Illus Inscr Top spine faded where piece missing from chipped & creased dw also missing piece back. 3rd Blue Door story £12.00

18220. BROWN Pamela: HARLEQUIN CORNER
Nelson 1953 1st. Illus Inscr Torn dw missing chunks from spine ends. Theatrical story in London £12.00

18221. BROWN Pamela: HARLEQUIN CORNER
Nelson 1953 1st. Illus :Large inscrs Corners & spine ends slightly bumped & rubbed. Theatrical story in London £20.00

18222. BROWN Pamela: HARLEQUIN CORNER
Nelson 1953 1st. Illus Lacks fep Prelims slightly foxed Boards a bit rubbed Photocopy dw. Theatrical story in London £20.00

18223. BROWN Pamela: MADDY ALONE
Nelson 1952 rep. Illus Foredge foxed Photocopy dw. 2nd Blue Door story £12.00

18224. BROWN Pamela: THE SWISH OF THE CURTAIN
Nelson 1946 rep. Illus Spine & corners a bit worn & bumped Photocopy dw £12.00

18225. BROWN Pamela: THE TELEVISION TWINS
Nelson 1952 1st. Illus Front hinge very weak Spin & board edges faded Photocopy dw. 12 year old twins and the early days of television £12.50

18226. BROWN Pamela: THE WINDMILL FAMILY
Nelson 1954 1st. Illus Spin faded Corners bumped £15.00

18227. BROWN Pamela: THE WINDMILL FAMILY
Nelson 1954 1st. Illus Large bookplate Spine ends very slightly bumped Dw. Ruritanian adventure £12.50

22331. BROWN Pamela: FIRST HOUSE
Hutchinson 1972 rep. Illus Exlibrary Lacks fep Foredge foxed Tape marks on boards & eps Dw with tapemarks showing through Stengthened on reverse. A girl leaves stage school and lives in the country with her actor father £20.00

21056. BROWN Pamela: BLUE DOOR VENTURE
Nelson 1949 1st. Illus Spine ends faded Boards very slightly marked & bumped 4th of Blue Door series £17.50

18498. BROWN Pamela: BLUE DOOR VENTURE
Nelson 1956 rep. Illus Inscr Corners & spine ends rubbed & bumped. 4th of Blue Door series £30.00

18030. BROWN Pamela: BACK-STAGE PORTRAIT
Nelson 1957 1st. Illus Ex school library Very well read Page marking Tape marks all over softened boards Dw strengthened on reverse and brown-taped along edges Reading copy of scarce title. Learning backstage skills £20.00

18034. BROWN Pamela: MADDY ALONE
Nelson 1954 rep. Coloured frontis + line Some foxing Spine dulled Corners bumped. 2nd Blue Door story £20.00

20124. BROWN Pamela: GOLDEN PAVEMENTS
Nelson 1951 rep. Illus Front hinge weak Slight foxing Spine faded bumped & a bit marked Boars a bit bumped. 3rd Blue Door story £17.50

24255. BROWN Pamela: THE TELEVISION TWINS
Nelson 1952 1st. Coloured frontis Corners bumped Top spine faded where piece missing from torn creased dw Strip missing from bottom back as well. 12 year old twins and the early days of television £15.00

24256. BROWN Pamela: HARLEQUIN CORNER
Super Hampton Library 1967 new edition. Pages browning Dw with scrape on front where label removed & small scrape on back Small piece missing top front. Theatrical story set in London £7.50

24257. BROWN Pamela: GOLDEN PAVEMENTS
Nelson 1952 rep. Coloured frontis + line Corner bumped Worn and chipped dw missing small bits grubby on back. 3rd of Blue Door series £15.00

24258. BROWN Pamela: MADDY ALONE
Nelson 1946 rep. Coloured frontis + line Prize label Corners bumped Boards a bit grubby Spine faded and frayed on ends. 2nd of Blue Door series £10.00

24262. BROWN Pamela: FAMILY PLAYBILL
Nelson 1951 1st. Coloured frontis + line Foredge foxed Torn creased & slightly grubby dw. An early Victorian theatrical touring family £15.00

12775. BROWN Pamela: GOLDEN PAVEMENTS
Nelson 1949 rep. Illus Hinges a bit weak Boards a bit bumped & ink marked. 3rd Blue Door story £19.50

22005. BROWN Pamela: THE TELEVISION TWINS
Nelson 1954 rep. Illus Chuipped dw. 12 year old twins and the early days of television £25.00

23291. BROWN Pamela: THE BRIDESMAIDS
Hampton Library 1966 reissue. Pages browning Corners & spine ends slightly bumped Dw chipped top spine & missing tiny bit top front. 2 friends try to find a suitor for an older sister. £19.50

23292. BROWN Pamela: FAMILY PLAYBILL
Hodder & Stoughton 1980 new edition. Illus Indentation top edge of front board Rubbed dw. An early Victorian theatrical touring family £12.50

23293. BROWN Pamela: MADDY AGAIN
Nelson 1956 1st. Illus Large bookplate otherwise vg in vg dw Very scarce £40.00

23409. BROWN Rose: THREE ON A RAFT
Hodder & Stoughton 1951 1st. Illus Bookplate & inscr A few faded patches on boards where small pieces missing from dw Dw spine torn & worn. Inspired by Thor Heyerdahl a boy on holiday in Peru at his cousins' decides to build a similar raft £9.50

23296. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THE NEW GIRL & NANCY
OUP nd 1937 prize label?. Coloured frontis? Front hinge repaired but still very weak almost split Pages brown? Spine faded & foxed? Boards a bit worn & marked Reading copy of rarish title £20.00

23297. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: TRIFFENY
OUP 1950 1st. Line illus Board edges slightly rubbed Chipped dw missing tiny piece top of dulled spine; also has photocopy dw £35.00

21763. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: WILD GOOSE QUEST
Lutterworth 1945 1st. Corners slightly bumped Front board slightly marked Spine faded £25.00

23555. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THE GIRLS OF ST BRIDES
OUP 1923 1st. Coloured frontis 4 bw plates Very slight foxing on foredge Laid in synopsis slightly foxed Gilt lettered embossed pictorial boards Spine & corners a bit bumped Smells a bit musty £80.00

23556. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY AT ST BRIDES
OUP 1933 1st. Coloured frontis 4 bw plates Small inscr Very slight foxing Hinges a bit weak Semipictorial grubby boards Corners bumped Spine brown slightly creased & rubbed on ends Smells very slightly musty £80.00

8998. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY CALLS THE TUNE
OUP 1944 1st. Coloured frontis + line Inscr & ownership stamp Corners bumped Chipped & grubby dw £8.50

20784. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THE NEW HOUSE CAPTAIN
OUP 1928 1st. Coloured frontis + 4 bw plates Frong hinge very weak Foredge grubby Dirty decorated boards very rubbed & worn on edges Spine torn on ends & sides £19.50

18231. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THE BEST BAT IN THE SCHOOL
OUP 1931 1st. Coloured frontis Lacks fep Front hinge weak Several early pages loose Paper covered pictorial boards Corners & edges worn & rubbed Spine separate Indented bump bottom edge back board £12.00

20280. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY IN THE SIXTH
OUP 1935 rep. Coloured frontis + line Lacks fep Front hinge very weak Corners creased Swan binding Boards grubby Spine browned & scraped £35.00

18238. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: DIMSIE MOVES UP
OUP 1950 rep. Slight foxing Boards worn Lacks spine £4.50

21057. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: BEST HOUSE IN THE SCHOOL
OUP 1951 rep. First couple of text pages slightly marked £12.50

21058. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: CAPTAIN ANNE
OUP 1939 1st. Coloured frontis + line Bookplate Front hinge very slightly weak Grubby semipictorial boards Corners & spine ends slightly bumped & rubbed Photocopy dw £35.00

18243. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: A LAVEROCK LILTING
OUP 1945 1st. Illus Horder Inscr Corners bumped Torn chipped & creased dw missing bits from edges £30.00

21059. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NEW HOUSE AT SPRINGDALE
OUP 1934 1st. Coloured frontis + line Foxing Fep possibly replaced Grubby slightly stained semipictorial boards Spine browned £40.00

18244. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: A LAVEROCK LILTING
OUP 1945 1st. Illus Horder Slight foxing Boards slightly bumped & rubbed £25.00

21060. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: PREFECTS AT SPRINGDALE
OUP 1936 1st. Coloured frontis + line Semipictorial boards grubby & stained on back Corners rubbed. Hard to find as a 'proper' 1st £45.00

18247. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY CALLS THE TUNE
OUP 1944 1st. Coloured frontis + line 1 school stamp Lacks fep Corners bumped Torn creased dw missing small bits with ring mark on front £45.00

23623. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THE SERENDIPITY SHOP
OUP 1947 1st. Illus Inscr Spine ends faded Smells musty Fairly ragged dw missing small chunks printed on the reverse of another £25.00

23624. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY CALLS THE TUNE
OUP 1944 1st. Coloured frontis + line Corners bumped Smells slightly musty Dw worn on edges & creases with small tears repaired on reverse £45.00

18256. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY TO THE RESCUE
OUP 1930 rep. Coloured frontis + line Front hinge possibly restuck Foredge foxed Embossed boards grubby Spine worn on edges & slightly split in places Spine ends & corners rubbed £17.50

18261. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THAT BOARDING SCHOOL GIRL
OUP 1930 rep. Line illus Lacks frontis & prelims to title page Hinges very weak Foxing Inscr 1 text page loose Boards dirty Spine torn Reading copy £10.00

19292. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THAT BOARDING SCHOOL GIRL
OUP 1930 rep. Coloured frontis + line Prize label Slight foxing Embossed boards bumped & rubbed on corners £9.50

23644. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THE NEW GIRL & NANCY
OUP 1926 1st. Coloured frontis 4 bw plates? Inscr Smells slightly musty Semipictorial boards a bit grubby Dw a bit chipped & missing tiny pieces Creases not quite in the right place £70.00

11144. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY IN THE SIXTH
OUP 1935 1st. Line illus Lacks frontis & all prelim pages to title page weakening front hinge 1 text page loose & a couple damaged Drawings & inscr bep Ownership stamp Semipictorial boards worn & grubby Spine separate and faded Reading copy £40.00

22417. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THE NEW HOUSE CAPTAIN
OUP 1952 rep. Inscr Foredge slightly foxed Dw - corners & bottom spine slightly rubbed £8.50

23451. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THE BARTLE BEQUEST
OUP 1955 1st. Illus Corners bumped Boards grubby Spine foxed Grubby dw with label & tape bottom spine Smells a bit musty £35.00

23452. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THE BEST BAT IN THE SCHOOL
OUP 1931 1st. Coloured frontis Inscr Some foxing Grubby pictorial paper covered boards Spine separate Corners & edges rubbed & bumped A very ragged tracing paper type original dw missing many pieces Smells a bit musty £17.50

23453. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THE DEBATABLE MOUND
OUP 1953 1st. Illus Front hinge a bit weak Boards very slightly marked Dw Smells a bit musty £35.00

20129. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THAT BOARDING SCHOOL GIRL
OUP 1929 rep. Coloured frontis + line Bright embossed boards bumped & rubbed on corners Spine separate £6.50

23972. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THAT BOARDING SCHOOL GIRL
OUP 1935 rep. Coloured frontis + line Heavy foxing Dw strengthened on reverse with brown tape Grubby back & frayed £9.50

23472. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: WILD GOOSE QUEST
Lutterworth 1945 1st. Some foxing Smells slightly musty Boards faded top front & patchily on spine Protected dw missing tiny pieces spine ends Small tears Back grubby £30.00

23473. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: TRIFFENY
OUP 1950 1st. Line illus Smells slightly musty Dw slightly rubbed on edges; spine faded £40.00

23474. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: TOBY AT TIBBS CROSS
OUP 1942 1st. Coloured frontis + line Foxing Smells a bit musty Rubbed & worn dw with large strip missing from top & smaller piece bottom; someone has tried to repair this sticking paper to the back & painting it in colours that don't quite match. It is however the 'proper' 1st being a thick book £50.00

23475. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THAT BOARDING SCHOOL GIRL
OUP 1925 1st. Coloured frontis + line Hinges a bit weak Pencil inscr Smells a bit musty Grubby wrap-around paper covered pictorial boards by Sybil Tawse Spine has probably been restuck Corners & edges rubbed Picture repeated on dw which is missing pieces top spine extending slightly to front A bit grubby & worn Spine slightly darkened Larger than normal book format £60.00

23476. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THE SCHOOL ON THE MOOR
OUP 1931 1st. Coloured frontis 4 bw plates (1 slightly torn in margin) Fep torn out roughly Some foxing Smells a bit musty Cloth pictorial boards a bit marked Spine darkened Dw which I believe to be from the 1st edition as all titles advertised on back are previous to this although the flap creases are in 2 different places; strip round bottom 'Oxford Books for Girls' Small tears Creases & edges worn Small piece missing top left back A bit rough & ready £90.00

23477. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: THE SCHOOL IN THE WOODS
OUP 1940 1st. Coloured frontis + line Pencil inscr Foredge foxed Original gold boards a bit marked bumped and rubbed Photocopy dw browned on spine & patchily on back; cut slightly short £125.00

20925. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY TO THE RESCUE
OUP 1929 rep. Coloured frontis + line Pencil inscr Bright embossed boards Corners rubbed Spine a bit faded & rubbed on ends £12.50

23527. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY IN THE SIXTH
OUP 1935 1st. Coloured frontis + line Lacks bep weakening back hinge A little page marking Semipictorial boards Spine a little faded Corners bumped Smells very slightly musty Photocopy dw slightly creased £70.00

21999. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY RETURNS TO ST BRIDES
OUP 1949 rep. Says it's illus but this edition wasn't Boards creased worn & torn up sides of spine Front only of dw £7.50

22001. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: DIMSIE MOVES UP
OUP 1932 rep. Possibly lacks frontis Inscr Foxing Boards a bit bumped & worn SWAPPED OUT £6.50

23537. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY RETURNS TO ST BRIDES
OUP 1949 rep. Says it's illus but this edition wasn't Inscr Front hinge very weak Spine torn Ragged bits of the dw Reading copy £3.00

23538. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: DIMSIE MOVES UP
OUP 1939 rep. Standard frontis Foredge foxed Front hinge very weak Boards a bit bumped & marked Spine brown £5.00

22003. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: BEST HOUSE IN THE SCHOOL
OUP 1951 rep. Slight foxing Boards a bit rubbed £12.50

23547. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: DIMSIE GROWS UP
OUP 1929 rep. Coloured frontis Prize label Embossed boards Slightly frayed creased & grubby dw torn down side of spine extending across it £20.00

23550. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY TO THE RESCUE
OUP nd 1st 1931 inscr. Coloured frontis + line Decorated paper covered boards Spine browned Smells a bit musty Grubby slightly torn dw scored down the front & back £50.00

23551. BRUCE Dorita Fairlie: NANCY RETURNS TO ST BRIDES
OUP 1938 1st. Coloured frontis + line Semipictorial boards Corners slightly bumped Smells a bit musty Torn dw missing small pieces from spine ends; probably from 1st edition per titles advertised on it £70.00

19762. BRUCE Mary Grant: ROAD TO ADVENTURE
Ward Lock 1932 1st. 4 bw plates Pictorial boards Corners rubbed Spine dulled & slightly marked & rubbed otherwise nice copy. A young boy & a circus in late 19th century NSW £12.50

18269. BRUCE Mary Grant: BILLABONG RIDERS
Ward Lock 1984 rep of reissue. Pictorial laminated boards Foredge slightly stained A few pages in the middle creased Spine slightly faded. The last of the series droving cattle from the north. £19.50

18275. BRUCE Mary Grant: CIRCUS RING
Ward Lock nd. Bw frontis Some foxing Foredge grubby Bottom spine faded where 1 missing from dw Dw creased chipped & slightly torn Back marked with red. Sequel to Road to Adventure a travelling circus in 19th century NSW" £15.00

18280. BRUCE Mary Grant: JIM & WALLY
Ward Lock 1984 rep. Pictorial laminated boards As new. #5 of Billabong series - adventures in Ireland during the 1st World War £7.50

18283. BRUCE Mary Grant: A LITTLE BUSH MAID
Ward Lock 1980 rep. Pictorial laminated boards spin & edges slightly faded A bit out of shape. The 1st Billabong story £7.50

18285. BRUCE Mary Grant: MATES AT BILLABONG
Ward Lock 1959 rep. Bw frontis Ex school library Sticky tape marks on the boards Slightly worn dw with label on faded spine. #2 of series - a city cousin comes to stay at Billabong £12.50

18286. BRUCE Mary Grant: MATES AT BILLABONG
Ward Lock 1959 rep. Bw frontis Name fep Spine slightly faded. #2 of series - a city cousin comes to stay at Billabong £8.50

18287. BRUCE Mary Grant: MATES AT BILLABONG
Ward Lock 1981 rep. Pictorial laminated boards slightly torn top spine. #2 of series - a city cousin comes to stay at Billabong £7.50

18288. BRUCE Mary Grant: MATES AT BILLABONG
Ward Lock 1984 rep. Pictorial laminated boards Spin eslightly faded. #2 of series - a city cousin comes to stay at Billabong £7.50

18294. BRUCE Mary Grant: NORAH OF BILLABONG
Ward Lock 1977. Coloured pictorial boards? Board edges a bit worn. #3 of Billabong series - Summer holidays & fires £7.50

23947. BRUCE Mary Grant: NORAH OF BILLABONG
Ward Lock nd 1954 prize label. Bw frontis Generally very nice copy in slightly torn dw. #3 of Billabong series - Summer holidays & fires £12.50

23971. BRUCE Mary Grant: BILLABONG'S LUCK
Ward Lock 1933 1st. 4 bw plates Pencil inscr Pictorial boards Nice copy in dw slightly torn & missing small bits; small hole in spine £30.00

22703. BRUCE Mary Grant: WINGS ABOVE BILLABONG
Ward Lock nd. Bw frontis Foredge foxed Faded patch top spine where piece missing from dw Missing other small pieces & rubbed. #12 of series - planes & gold thieving £15.00

21997. BRUCE Mary Grant: CIRCUS RING
Ward Lock nd. Bw frontis Slightly rubbed & creased dw. Sequel to Road to Adventure a travelling circus in 19th century NSW £15.00

22704. BULLETT Gerald: THE HAPPY MARINERS
Dent 1937 revised & reissued reprint. Illus C Walter Hodges Map inside front board Front hinge slightly weak Grubby pictorial boards. Original title The Spanish Caravel a family adventure £15.00

24013. BURR Sybil: OPERATION BLINDBELL
Dent 1960 1st. Illus Label fep Nice copy in dw with long closed tear front and a bit chipped & grubby. Last of YA Holly and friends series who meet a US airman attached to a Scottish RAF station £45.00

22419. BURTON Hester: TO RAVENSRIGG
OUP 1976 1st. Illus Dw very slightly rubbed on corners. Late 18th century England and the slave trade £10.00

22705. BURTON Hester: RIDERS OF THE STORM
OUP 1972 1st. Illus Nice copy in protected dw. Sequel to The Rebel set in late 18th century Manchester £9.50

24014. BURTON Hester: THE GREAT GALE
OCL 1969 1st thus. Illus J Kiddell-Monroe Prize label Boards slightly bumped Slightly torn & frayed dw. The 1953 Norfolk floods £9.50

20057. BYERS Irene: JEWEL OF THE JUNGLE
Hutchinson nd. Slightly foxed Chipped creased slightly torn Barbara Freeman dw. It started with a rare plant with a sinister history; 1st Tony & Melissa story £12.50

23532. CARR Judith: THE TEMPLETON TWINS
Blackie nd. Bw frontis Front hinge weak Corners bumped Spine slightly browned. School story £4.50

23411. CARTER Dorothy: STAR OF THE AIR
Collins 1940 1st. Bw frontis Inscr + tippex on fep Corners bumped Spine faded Boards a bit marked Clean copy inside. Pilot Marise Duncan in Hollywood £10.00

22420. CARTER Dorothy: WREN HELEN SAILS SOUTH
Lutterworth 1944 1st. Bw frontis Edges brown Name fep Corners bumped Spine and part back board faded Very scarce title £60.00

22421. CARTER Dorothy: WREN HELEN
Lutterworth 1943 rep. Bw frontis Erased inscr on pretitle Hinges weak in middle Spine faded Corners bumped Photographed dw Very scarce title £60.00

22422. CARTMELL Esme: RESCUE IN RAVENSDALE
Nelson nd 1963 prize label. Illus Lacks fep Boards a bit grubby with label removed from front. Adventures in the Yorkshire Dales £12.50

18316. CASTLETON Ann: THE WITCH'S WOOD
Blackie nd war economy. 4 bw plates Foredge slightly foxed Front hinge a bit weak Boards a bit bumped Front board stained. School story £4.50

24018. CASTLETON Ann: BRACKEN HAD A SECRET
Blackie nd. 3 bw plates Inscrs Foxing Boards a bit rubbed Chipped dw with a couple of slightly bigger tears on front Back grubby. School story £15.00

21189. CHALMERS Margaret Piper: POLLYANNA'S PROTEGEE
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1946. Prize label Boards a bit bumped & rubbed Spine faded Foredge of front board badly faded £6.50

23351. CHANCE Shirley & John Newton: THE JENNIFER JIGSAW
OUP 1951 1st. Illus Prize label Boards a bit marked & rubbed. Mystery story for girls £8.50

17667. CHANNON E M: THE CINDERELLA GIRL
Nelson nd. Line illus Spine slightly faded at top Slightly worn dw with faded torn spine & large chunk missing from back; small scrape front. Family story £9.50

23299. CHANNON E M: THE CINDERELLA GIRL
Nelson nd 1942 inscr. Coloured frontis + line illus Foxing Corners bumped Spine dulled. Family story £22.50

24055. CHANNON E M: THE PERFECT MISS COVERDALE
Nisbet nd. 4 sepia plates a couple (water?) stained on corners Hinges weak Semipictorial boards bumped & marked look slightly bleached I think perhaps this has been in water a very long time ago. Family story £10.00

20861. CHAPMAN Dora: THAT DETESTABLE NEW GIRL
Newnes nd 1932 prize label. Bw frontis Foredge foxed Spine ends & corners a little rubbed £10.00

24247. CHAPPELL Mollie: THE FORTUNES OF FRICK
Seagull 1959. Coloured frontis + line Inscr Pages browning Corners bumped Bottom spine slightly faded. Sequel to The House on the Kopje she comes to Britain for the first time £6.50

22040. CHAUNDLER Christine: A CREDIT TO HER HOUSE
Ward Lock 1926 1st. 4 bw plates Prize label Front hinge a bit weak Slight foxing Pictorial boards £20.00

22332. CHAUNDLER Christine: THE ADOPTING OF MICKIE
RTS nd. Coloured frontis 4 bw plates Pictorial boards a bit rubbed & bumped + marked on back. A family story which seems to be an advert for Barnardo's (with a fairy interlude in the middle) £12.50

22333. CHAUNDLER Christine: THE FEUD WITH THE SIXTH
Nisbet nd 1934 prize label. Blue/w frontis Pencil inscr Foredge & boards badly foxed Boards bumped grubby & worn £17.50

18500. CHAUNDLER Christine: THE MADCAP OF THE SCHOOL
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Dw rubbed on creases & spine ends. Also includes The Prize for Valour £7.50

18333. CHAUNDLER Christine: A CREDIT TO HER HOUSE
Ward Lock 1926 1st. 4 bw plates Inscrs Lacks fep weakening front hinge Pictorial boards Corners bumped Spine a bit staind £20.00

18336. CHAUNDLER Christine: A DISGRACE TO THE FOURTH
Nelson nd. Line illus Prize label mostly removed Some foxing Corners bumped Spine faded Boards a bit marked £7.50

23720. CHAUNDLER Christine: THE REFORMATION OF DORMITORY FIVE
Nisbet nd 1925 inscr. 4 sepia plates Foxing Hinges weak Standard semipictorial boards faded and creased Corners bumped & rubbed Back board coming away from spine at top. Scarce title £25.00

18351. CHAUNDLER Christine: THE MADCAP OF THE SCHOOL
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Crossed out inscr Top spine faded where 1 missing from slightly torn dw" £7.50

18354. CHAUNDLER Christine: THE REPUTATION OF THE UPPER FOURTH
Dean nd. Coloured frontis Lacks fep Corners bumped £9.50

18355. CHAUNDLER Christine: THE REPUTATION OF THE UPPER FOURTH
Dean nd. Coloured frontis Name fep Pages browning Corners bumped Boards slightly marked £9.50

21190. CHAUNDLER Christine: FRIENDS IN THE FOURTH
Ward Lock 1929 1st. 4 bw plates Inscr Foredge foxed Semipictorial boards a bit indented on edges Corners & spine end bumped Boards a bit rubbed £22.50

15838. CHAUNDLER Christine: FRIENDS IN THE FOURTH
Ward Lock nd 1945 prize label (looks earlier). Grubby pictorial boards £15.00

21991. CHAUNDLER Christine: JUST GERRY
Nisbet nd. Bw frontis Lacks fep Slight foxing Corners bumped Board edges rubbed Spine dulled £15.00

21992. CHAUNDLER Christine: A DISGRACE TO THE FOURTH
Nelson nd 1956 inscr. Line illus Front hinge weak Foredge foxed Torn creased dw missing chunks £8.50

21994. CHAUNDLER Christine: THE CHIVALROUS FIFTH
Nelson nd. Illus Chipped dw £9.50

17342. CLARK Catherine Anthony: THE SUN HORSE
Macmillan (Canada) 1951 1st(?). Illus Spine faded Smells slightly musty. Set in the British Columbian Rockies Native American myths & fantasy creatures are woven together when 2 children follow a magical horse £10.00

23751. CLARKE Marjorie: SAWDUST AND SPANGLES
Angus & Robertson 1959 Australian 1st. Illus Pages browning Foxed Slightly marked & scraped dw. Children stay at a circus for the holidays travelling round Western Australia £15.00

22041. CLEAVER Vera & Bill: DUST OF THE EARTH
OUP 1977 1st UK. Small mark front board Small scrape front of dw. A disunited family are left a farm in the badlands of South Dakota £8.50

22185. CLEWES Dorothy: THE ADVENTURE OF THE BLUE ADMIRAL
Collins 1955 1st. Map eps Frayed dw. 2nd Hadley family adventure £12.50

22186. CLEWES Dorothy: THE ADVENTURE OF THE SCARLET DAFFODIL
Collins 1960 rep. Illus Inscr Dw rubbed on spine ends. 1st Hadley family adventure £20.00

20139. CLEWES Dorothy: THE ADVENTURE OF THE BLUE ADMIRAL
Collins nd 1960 inscr. Prelims & foredge browned Corners bumped Chipped slightly torn dw a bit worn & rubbed. 2nd Hadley family adventure £15.00

22188. CLEWES Dorothy: THE JADE GREEN CADILLAC
Children's Book Club 1960. Illus S Hughes 1 corner bumped Slightly bumped dw. Hadley family adventure in Austria £15.00

23061. COBLENTZ Catherine Cate: BEGGARS' PENNY
Hutchinson nd 1947 label. Col frontis + line Spine faded Corners bumped Dw torn down side spine & rubbed on edges. 3 children in Leyden 1574 £8.50

21631. COCKRELL Marian: SHADOW CASTLE
Buccaneer (US) 1945. Striking bw illus. A valley full of enchanted kings & queens waiting for their spell to be broken and a girl who enters the valley £19.50

23948. COOPER Gordon: A TIME IN A CITY
OUP 1972 1st. Illus Edges slightly foxed Board edges slightly faded Dw creased and a bit marked. Sequel to An Hour in the Morning and set during the 1st World War Kate moves from the country to be a kitchen maid in a city £15.00

23306. COOPER Susan: SEAWARD
Bodley Head 1983 1st. Erasures on fep Bumped frayed dw with label on spine. Fantasy £9.50

20138. COOPER Susan: OVER SEA, UNDER STONE
Cape 1965 1st. Exlibrary Illus Pockets stamps tape Fairly well read Tape on boards Frayed dw with 'J' written on spine Taped on reverse which shows through Small pieces missing spine ends. 1st of the Dark is Rising sequence £45.00

21046. COURTNEY Gwendoline: THE GRENVILLE GARRISON
Nelson nd. Coloured frontis + line Front hinge slightly weak Spine faded Corners bumped. Ruritanian family adventure £25.00

21049. COURTNEY Gwendoline: AT SCHOOL WITH THE STANHOPES
Nelson 1951 1st. Coloured frontisInscr Somepage marking Boards covered with sticky cellophane Corners bumped Very torn dw £35.00

21050. COURTNEY Gwendoline: THE GIRLS OF FRIAR'S RISE
Nelson 1955 rep. Coloured frontis + line Front hinge a bit weak Spine faded Name fep Corners bumped £35.00

21051. COURTNEY Gwendoline: TORLEY GRANGE
Nelson nd. Coloured frontis + line Corners bumped Creased slightly torn dw missing 1 bottom spine" £35.00

23885. COURTNEY Gwendoline: SALLY'S FAMILY
Seagull 1946(?). Pages browning Spine faded at top where dw torn & creased Dw a bit rubbed £25.00

18529. COURTNEY Gwendoline: TORLEY GRANGE
Nelson nd. Coloured frontis + line Large prize label Quite heavy foxing Boards bumped & marked Spine has bleached patches £15.00

21632. COURTNEY Gwendoline: THE GIRLS OF FRIAR'S RISE
Nelson 1952 1st. Coloured frontis + line Nice copy in a dw sl scraped on the front & spine Slightly torn bottom spine £60.00

21633. COURTNEY Gwendoline: LONG BARROW
OUP 1950 1st. Line illus R Kennedy Spine ends slightly rubbed Chipped & slightly marked dw missing tiny pieces. Reissued as 'The Farm on the Downs' £40.00

22426. COURTNEY Gwendoline: ELIZABETH OF THE GARRET THEATRE
Children's Press nd. Pages browning Frayed dw with small tears on spine. Original title - Stepmother £12.50

24223. COURTNEY Gwendoline: SALLY'S FAMILY
Seagull 1965. Inscr Page edges very brown Spine bumped and faded Worn creased dw missing chunks from spine ends Fragile. A family getting together again after the war £20.00

23413. COWEN Frances: IN THE CLUTCH OF THE GREEN HAND
Nelson nd 1935 prize label. Coloured frontis + line Feels unread Pictorial boards Generally vg. A boys' adventure £12.50

21180. CRANSTON Jane: FIRST TERM REBEL
Ward Lock 1955 1st. Coloured frontis Prize label Pages browning Creased dw torn on back & missing big chunk back & smaller bottom spine £6.50

22427. CREGAN Mairin: RATHINA
Allen & Unwin 1944 UK 1st. Illus Dw with 3 small holes in spine. Family/pony story set near Dublin £15.00

23219. CROMPTON Richmal: JIMMY
Newnes 1949 1st. Illus Owner's stamp Hinges a bit weak Boards a bit faded & battered £7.50

23221. CROMPTON Richmal: WILLIAM
Newnes 1940 rep. Illus Pages browning (poor quality paper) Frayed prewar dw chipped & missing tiny pieces on spine ends Large price label on front £25.00

23789. CROSS Gillian: THE IRON WAY
OUP 1979 1st. Bw frontis Inscr Dw slightly bumped top edge. Building a steam railway through the South Downs and the opposition frin villagers £8.50

22429. CUMMING Primrose: SILVER EAGLE RIDING SCHOOL
Black 1952 rep. Illus Cecil Trew Boards marked Slgihtloy frayed marked & scraped dw. 3 sisters decide to start a riding school so they don't have to sell their ponies £19.50

17198. CURRY Jane Louise: SHADOW DANCERS
McElderry (US) 1983 1st. Dw. High fantasy - last of the Abaloc series £4.50

17201. CURRY Jane Louise: THE WONDERFUL SKY BOAT
McElderry (US) 2001 1st. Illus Dw. Native American tales of the southeast £3.00

22430. CURRY Jane Louise: BACK IN THE BEFORETIME
McElderry (US) 1987. Illus Dw. Tales of the California Indians £15.00

22431. CURRY Jane Louise: THE BIRDSTONES
Kestrel 1978 1st UK. Dw with one very slightly torn corner. An Abaloc story £7.50

22433. CURRY Jane Louise: DARK SHADE
McElderry (US) 1998 1st. Dw. Present and past Western Pennsylvania; time-slip to 1758 and the boy who wants to stay there £17.50

22434. CURRY Jane Louise: THE DAYBREAKERS
Longman 1973 rep. Illus Charles Robinson 1 school stamp Slightly frayed dw. 2nd of Abaloc series set in the Ohio Valley in present medieval & prehistoric times £9.50

22435. CURRY Jane Louise: DOWN FROM THE LONELY MOUNTAIN
Dobson 1968 1st UK. Illus by author Dw scraped on back & slightly creased & rubbed. Californian Indian Tales £12.50

22436. CURRY Jane Louise: THE EGYPTIAN BOX
McElderry (US) 2002 1st. Dw. Mystery/timeslip story inspired by the shabti figures in the British Fitzwilliam & Petrie Museums £12.50

22438. CURRY Jane Louise: THE GREAT FLOOD MYSTERY
McElderry (US) 1985 1st. Exlibrary but probably not issued - it has the labels but the pages are pristine Protected dw. Some present day children look for gold coins lost in Johnstown's 1889 flood. £19.50

22439. CURRY Jane Louise: THE HOUSENAPPER
Kestrel 1975 rep. Exlibrary but little read Illus Dw spine ends frayed. A dolls' house that's too perfect £9.50

22440. CURRY Jane Louise: THE LOST FARM
Longman 1974 1st. Exlibrary Illus Charles Robinson Dw slightly rubbed on edges. Fantastical adventure involving a theft from a miniature village £12.50

22444. CURRY Jane Louise: OVER THE SEA'S EDGE
Longman 1971 1st UK. Dw slightly rubbed on spine ends & corners. Abaloc tale from present day Ohio to 11th century Wales £12.50

22447. CURRY Jane Louise: THE SLEEPERS
Dobson 1968 1st. Illus - frontis part torn out Probably ex school library Fairly well read Marked slightly worn dw with faded spine with label taped to it. A Scottish hillside a cave and King Arthur £12.50

22449. CURRY Jane Louise: TURTLE ISLAND
McElderry (US) 1999 1st. Illus Slightly bumped dw. Tales of the Algonquian Nations £19.50

22450. CURRY Jane Louise: THE WATCHERS
Kestrel 1976 UK 1st. Map frontis Protected dw. Past and present merge for a young boy in West Virginia £19.50

16084. CURRY Jane Louise: THE WOLVES OF AAM
Atheneum (US) 1981 1st. Dw. Part of the Abaloc series an ancient fantasy £4.50

16085. CURRY Jane Louise: MOON WINDOW
McElderry (US) 1996 1st. Dw. Mysteries at an old house in the New Hampshire woods £5.00

18393. CURRY Jane Louise: THE BIRDSTONES
Kestrel 1978 1st UK. Dw chipped on spine ends. An Abaloc story £3.50

21848. CUTHBERT Derrick: SIX IN A CASTLE
Heinemann 1949 1st. Illus Lacks fep. Adventures in the Lake District £15.00

22044. DALE Judith: SHIRLEY FLIGHT AIR HOSTESS IN THE FLYING DOCTOR
World Distributors nd. Corners bumped £5.00

23783. DALE Judith: SHIRLEY FLIGHT IN DESERT ADVENTURE
World Distributors nd. Long inscr Slight foxing Slightly chipped dw stuck down with cellophane £6.00

22452. DANEMAN Meredith: FRANCIE & THE BOYS
Walker 1988 1st. Pages browning Dw with small tear on front. A girl cast in a boys' school play £9.50

24019. DARBYSHIRE Shirley: YOUNG NURSE CARTER
Chatto & Windus 1954 rep. Bw photo frontis Nice copy in slightly chipped dw with small tear top spine. Mary Dunn Career Novel £30.00

24020. DARBYSHIRE Shirley: NURSE CARTER MARRIED
Chatto & Windus 1955 1st. Bw photo frontis Top spine slightly bumped Dw missing chunks from spine ends; rubbed & chipped. Mary Dunn Career Novel £30.00

22045. DARCH Winifred: MARGARET PLAYS THE GAME
OUP 1933 rep. Coloured frontis Hinges slightly weak Embossed boards Corner bumped Grubby on back Worn torn dw £15.00

20014. DARCH Winifred: FIFTH FORM RIVALS
OUP 1941 rep. Coloured frontis Pictorial paper covered boards Corners & edges rubbed & bumped Spine missing £15.00

17779. DARCH Winifred: JEAN OF THE FIFTH
OUP 1923. Coloured frontis 4 bw plates Inscr Some foxing & page marking Hinges slightly weak Coloured pic onlaid on front board Boards a bit rubbed & bumped £9.50

22453. DARCH Winifred: CHRIS & SOME OTHERS
OUP 1935 rep. Bw frontis Prize label Foredge lightly foxed Barely read copy in bright paper covered pictorial boards slightly rubbed on spine ends & corners £15.00

18399. DARCH Winifred: ALISON TEMPLE PREFECT
OUP 1938 rep. Coloured frontis + line Front hinge weak Slight foxing A bit loose Embossed boards Spine faded Back board a bit crinkled £12.00

18400. DARCH Winifred: CHRIS & SOME OTHERS
OUP 1923 rep. Coloured frontis Prize label Pages browning A bit loose Embossed boards marked worn & bumped Spine faded & chipped at top £9.00

18402. DARCH Winifred: FIFTH FORM RIVALS
OUP 1930 1st. Coloured frontis Inscr Pictorial paper covered boards Corners bumped Spine starting to detach one side £12.50

18407. DARCH Winifred: MARGARET PLAYS THE GAME
OUP 1936 rep. Some foxing Corners bumped Top edge boards faded where strip missing from dw which is also a bit creased & grubby £12.50

18408. DARCH Winifred: THE NEW SCHOOL & HILARY
OUP 1930 rep. Coloured frontis Pencil inscr Foxing Standard embossed boards Corners bumped & edges worn £12.50

18411. DARCH Winifred: THE UPPER FIFTH IN COMMAND
OUP 1928 1st. Coloured frontis 4 bw plates Slight foxing Front hinge weak Semipictorial boards Corners bumped Spine edges a bit worn £22.50

22454. DAVIDSON H B: JANE THE DETERMINED
Nelson nd 1948 inscr. Bw frontis + line Piece torn from fep Frayed slightly torn dw missing spine ends. Jane is determined to make a life for herself (working in a bookshop) and meets up with the Guides in her new town £7.50

21510. DAVIDSON Lionel: UNDER PLUM LAKE
Cape 1980 1st. Inscr Corners bumped Marked & bumped dw. A boy finds a cave in Cornwall and finds a world of marvels £5.00

23092. DAWLISH Peter: DAUNTLESS FINDS HER CREW
OUP 1947 1st. Illus Slightly rubbed boards Torn repaired & chipped dw missing small pieces from edges. The first of the Dauntless series 5 boys find a derelict French fishing boat to do up; adventures with German prisoners ensue £25.00

23925. DE LADEBAT Monique P: THE VILLAGE THAT SLEPT
Bodley Head 1963 1st UK. Illus M Gill Foredge a bit marked 1 page corner creased Corners and spine ends bumped Grubby torn dw missing piece top spine. Translated from French 3 children stranded in the mountains make a home in a deserted village; one of the most sought after children's books for reasons I've not been able to work out £99.00

20571. DENISON Muriel: SUSANNAH OF THE MOUNTIES
Dent 1962 rep Literature of Yesterday & Today series with questions at end. Illus Ex school library but very clean inside Corners bumped & a bit rubbed Spine a bit faded & bumped on ends £19.50

21764. DENNISON Dorothy: THE RIVAL SCHOOLS OF TRENTHAM
CSSM nd 1943 prize label. 3 bw plates Pages browning Boards worn & name written on front £8.50

21122. DENNISON Dorothy: THE REBELLION OF THE UPPER FIFTH
RTS nd 1932 prize label. Coloured frontis + 4 bw plates (1 has a corner torn from it) Slight foxing Small name stamp on a couple of pages Corners bumped Small split bottom spine Boards a bit grubby £19.50

21123. DENNISON Dorothy: THE REBELLION OF THE UPPER FIFTH
RTS nd 1933 prize label. Coloured frontis + 4 bw plates Very slight foxing Slightly torn dw with tiny strip missing from top spine; spine slightly foxed £22.50

23969. DENNISON Dorothy: PADDY THE PRIDE OF THE SCHOOL
RTS/Every Girls Paper nd 1939 prize label. Coloured frontis Pages a bit grubby a couple damaged Hinges slightly weak Pictorial boards worn Bumped corners £19.50

22455. DENNISON Dorothy: THE REBELLION OF THE UPPER FIFTH
RTS nd 1930 prize label. Coloured frontis + 4 bw plates Hinges a bit weak Minor foxing Torn dw missing snall pieces £25.00

22047. DIGBY Anne: SECRET LETTERS AT TREBIZON
Straw Hat 1993 1st. Couple of school library stamps but very clean Protected dw £15.00

18663. DIGBY Anne: FIFTH YEAR FRIENDSHIPS AT TREBIZON
Swift 1991 1st hardback edition (paperback was the true 1st). Exlibrary Pictorial laminated boards a bit grubby. Trebizon School #12 £7.50

23062. DONALD Winifred: LINDA - THE SCHOOLGIRL DETECTIVE
Hutchinson nd. Coloured frotis + line Inscr Smells a bit musty Boards a bit bumped & rubbed. Shortish stories involving a 14 year old who seems to attract mysteries #1 £6.00

20863. DONALD Winifred: LINDA IN LUCERNE
Hutchinson nd 1952 inscr possible 1st. Line illus Boards grubby & blotchy Corners bumped. The 'amateur detective' searching for jewels stolen by the Nazis #2 £10.00

21989. DONALD Winifred: LINDA IN LUCERNE
Hutchinson nd. Illus Bookplate Pages browning Torn grubby dw missing with label removed from spine The 'amateur detective' searching for jewels stolen by the Nazis #2 £15.00

21636. DROS Imme: ANNELIE IN THE DEPTHS OF THE NIGHT
Faber 1991 1st UK. Illus Pages browning Pictorial laminated boards. Translated from Dutch Annelie has dreams about a bi\arre dazzling world £12.50

19289. DUDLEY-SMITH Trevor (Elleston Trevor): BY A SILVER STREAM
Swan 1947 rep. Illus Inscr Spine faded & rubbed on ends Corners bumped Boards a bit marked Sequel to Into the Happy Glade £30.00

18425. DUDLEY-SMITH Trevor (Elleston Trevor): BY A SILVER STREAM
Swan 1944 1st. Illus Boards & dw waterstained but doesn't seem to affect text pages Spin ends faded where bits missing from slightly rubbed. Sequel to Into the Happy Glade £12.00

21517. DUNNE Mary Collins: THE SECRET OF CAPTIVES' CAVE
Putnam 1976 1st. Dw slightly rubbed on spine ends. Adventures in Virginia £8.50

18433. EDWARDS Monica: HIDDEN IN A DREAM
Evergreen Library 1969. Illus Slight foxing Eps a bit grubby Frayed dw Edges browned & bottom spine slightly torn Small piece missing back £8.50

21765. EDWARDS Monica: NO ENTRY
Children's Book Club 1956. Illus Pages browning Corners bumped Boards marked Spine slightly faded & rubbed/bumped on ends £12.50

21766. EDWARDS Monica: THE OUTSIDER
Children's Book Club 1962. Exlibrary Lacks fep Title page scraped Illus Well read Boards tapemarked Torn & tapemarked Collins dw. Punchbowl Farm £7.50

21767. EDWARDS Monica: STRANGERS TO THE MARSH
Children's Book Club 1958. Illus Map eps Corners bumped Boards grubby Spine faded £7.50

18449. EDWARDS Monica: THE WANDERER
Children's Book Club 1955. Illus Pages browning Corners bumped Spine dulled £15.00

20141. EDWARDS Monica: RENNIE GOES RIDING
Bodley Head 1956 1st. Foxing Writing on Fep Corners bumped Spine dull & a bit worn. Bodley Head Career Book £15.00

24240. EDWARDS Monica: THE COWNAPPERS
Children's Book Club 1960. Illus Text pages feel unread Top edge slightly foxed Bump bottom back board Bottom spine brown where piece of dw missing Dw has small tears and grubby on back £20.00

24245. EDWARDS Monica: THE SUMMER OF THE GREAT SECRET
Collins 1948 1st. Illus Board edges slightly faded Corners slightly bumped otherwise nicce copy in slightly creased rubbed reprint dw strengthened on reverse with tape £20.00

20928. EDWARDS Monica: NO GOING BACK
Evergreen Library 1965 reissue. Illus Lacks fep Foredge ink marked Slightly worn dw with small tears top spine & small stain on spine £22.00

21207. EDWARDS Monica: NO ENTRY
Collins 1954 1st. Illus Page edges browned & slightly foxed Corners bumped Boards marked Spine faded with letters written on it £12.50

18428. EDWARDS Monica: BLACK HUNTING WHIP
Collins 1950 1st. Illus Spine & board edges faded Corners & spine ends bumped £25.00

18429. EDWARDS Monica: BLACK HUNTING WHIP
Collins 1950 1st. Illus Spine & board edges faded Corners & spine ends bumped Spine a bit foxed £12.00

23982. EDWARDS Sylvia: SALLY BAXTER SECRET ISLAND
World Distributors 1961. Inscr Small ink mark foredge Boards slightly bumped Frayed slightly torn dw missing tiny pieces from corners & spine ends. The Girl Reporter in Tunisia £12.50

20143. EDWARDS Sylvia: SALLY BAXTER THE RUNAWAY PRINCESS
World Distributors nd 1959 inscr. Dw a bit torn on spine ends. The girl reporter investigates £4.50

18458. ELDER Josephine: EVELYN FINDS HERSELF
OUP 1952 rep. Prize label Corners bumped Boards marked & scraped Spine faded £15.00

19290. ELDER Josephine: BARBARA AT SCHOOL
Blackie nd 1949 prize label war economy. 4 bw plates Front hinge weak Corners bumped £6.50

24238. ELDER Josephine: STRANGERS AT THE FARM SCHOOL
Children's Press nd. Coloured frontis Inscr Page edges browning Spine ends bumped and slightly torn Dw missing half inch top spine and torn bottom. Farm School series #3 £7.50

20426. ELDER Josephine: EVELYN FINDS HERSELF
OUP 1934 rep (blue swan binding). Coloured frontis Boards marked Spine faded & creased £15.00

23513. ELIOTT E C: KEMLO AND THE MARTIAN GHOSTS
Nelson 1955 rep. Coloured frontis + line Prize label Spine faded. Early space story one of about 15 pseudonyms of Robert Martin £12.50

20063. ELIOTT Lydia: CEVA OF THE CARADOCS
Warne 1953 probably 1st. Coloured frontis & chipped slightly torn but still striking dw by HM Brock Nice clean copy. Teen adventure set in Roman times £8.50

18725. ELLIOT Geraldine: THE LONG GRASS WHISPERS
Routledge Kegan Paul 1974 rep. Bw illus Sheila Hawkins Pictorial eps Nice copy in dw with 2 tear top front. Central African animal folk tales" £4.00

21613. ENRIGHT Elizabeth: THE SEA IS ALL AROUND
Heinemann 1959 1st UK. Illus Slightly torn worn dw Back grubby. Winter adventures on a New England island £49.00

23886. ERDMAN Loula Grace: THE WIND BLOWS FREE
Hampton Library nd. Edges slightly foxed Slightly torn & worn dw. Making a new life in the Texas Panhandle £8.50

20382. ERDMAN Loula Grace: THE WIND BLOWS FREE
Hampton Library nd. Slightly frayed dw. Making a new life in the Texas Panhandle £8.50

22863. EVANS J Roland: HARLEQUIN HOUSE
RTS/BOP nd. Coloured frontis & dw HM Brock slightly stained & frayed scribbled on back. Set in George III's reign an apprentice scene-painter wants to become an artist while solving a mystery £12.50

23970. FABER Nancy W: CATHY AT THE CROSSROADS
Collins 1965 new edition. Foredge foxed Boards slightly damp marked Dw worn & creased; missing bits. American story of a new stepmother and unhappiness at school £9.50

22457. FALCON Cecilia: THE BEST TERM EVER
Thames Publishing nd. 5 coloured plates Coloured paper pictorial boards Repaired dw worn round edges & missing piece top spine Halfway to annual size £7.50

21768. FARJEON Eleanor: MARTIN PIPPIN IN THE DAISY-FIELD
Joseph nd. Coloured frontis + line Morton-Sales Slight foxing Spine dulled Corners bumped £25.00

24230. FARJEON Eleanor: MARTIN PIPPIN IN THE APPLE ORCHARD
OUP 1952 illustrated edition. Line illus Richard Kennedy Spine and small patch front boarded faded Tape marks bep Slight foxing Dw missing small pieces edges; top spine torn; a bit creased and worn £20.00

24024. FARJEON Eleanor: THE LITTLE BOOKROOM
OUP 1957 rep. Illus Ardizzone Foredge slightly foxed Corners bumped Edges & spine ends faded Torn chipped dw missing spine ends. Her choice of her own short stories £19.50

23957. FERGUSON Ruby: A PAINTBOX FOR PAULINE
Hodder & Stoughton 1953 1st. Illus Foredge foxed Nice copy of rare title in slightly torn dw browned on back. 4 sisters decide to pursue their individual choices of summer holiday; Pauline tells what happened £50.00

22908. FINE Anne: THE ROAD OF BONES
Doubleday 2006. Laminated boards Dw. YA - a young man growing up in almost Stalinist Russia; shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal £7.50

24200. FINLAY Winifred: MYSTERY IN THE MIDDLE MARCHES
Harrap 1964 1st. Corners bumped Dw frayed on edges and slightly torn; small piece missing from back. Set in the Borders investigating an ancestor who disappeared in the 19th century £60.00

24201. FINLAY Winifred: THE LOST SILVER OF LANGDON
Harrap 1955 1st. Coloured frontis + map Dw torn between spine and missing piece top Edges a bit chipped. Norton family mystery around the mines on the moorlands of Durham and Yorkshire £80.00

24202. FINLAY Winifred: ALISON IN PROVENCE
Harrap 1963 1st. Line illus J Goodall Prize label Foredge foxed Dw slightly rubbed on spine ends. A restrictive family and an English visitor; a story of growing up £50.00

24206. FINLAY Winifred: THE WITCH OF REDESDALE
Harrap 1951 1st. Coloured frontis + bw map Inscr Small mark front board Foredge foxed Smells slightly musty Protected dw worn creased and missing small pieces. Her first book and the first book of the 'Gillian' trilogy of 4 teens' adventures this one set in Northumberland £80.00

24207. FINLAY Winifred: PERIL IN THE PENNINES
Harrap 1953 1st. Coloured frontis + bw map Inscr Spine ends bumped Worn torn dw missing pieces from bumped edges Grubby on back. Her third book of the 'Gillian' trilogy of 4 teens' adventures - potholing adventure in Yorkshire £60.00

24208. FINLAY Winifred: PERIL IN LAKELAND
Harrap 1953 1st. Coloured frontis + bw map Name fep Nice copy in protected dw with small mark on back and slightly rubbed spine ends. Her third book of the 'Gillian' trilogy of 4 teens' adventures - potholing adventure in Yorkshire £70.00

24212. FINLAY Winifred: SINGING STONES
Harrap 1970 1st. Foredge bumped Spine faded Edges slightly foxed Dw grubby on back with a couple of tears Slightly bumped and worn. Sort of time-slip (described as a fantasy) when a present day girl finds her life interwoven with that of Talorcan £75.00

24213. FINLAY Winifred: THE CRY OF THE PEACOCK
Harrap 1969 1st. Fine (unread?) copy in protected dw Review slip laid in. Teen girl goes to work as a 'help' in a run down house on Bredon Hill £50.00

24214. FINLAY Winifred: THE CRUISE OF THE SUSAN""
Harrap 1958 1st. Exlibrary Many stamps Foxing Corners bumped Spine faded Front of dw pasted to front board. Sequel to Canal Holiday children cruising on the Nene in a narrow boat looking for treasure £45.00

24224. FINLAY Winifred: TEMP?TE SUR LE CHEVIOT
Editions Bourrelier (France) nd 1962 inscr. Edges brown Pictoriali laminated boards Corners bumped Lamiate lifting from spine Small chip top spine. French edition of Storm over Cheviot with line illustrations by Pierre Belv?s. Translated by Simone Garric Rare title but you need to be able to read French fluently! £9.50

22459. FINLAY Winifred: COTSWOLD HOLIDAY
Harrap 1954 1st. 2 coloured frontis + line foredge foxed corners bumped Chipped dw torn on back & between front flap & front; missing small piece bottom spine. First Norton family mystery £60.00

23093. FINLEY Martha: ELSIE'S YOUNG FOLKS
Routledge nd. Coloured frontis Spine faded Boards a bit bumped & marked #25 £7.50

23958. FINLEY Martha: ELSIE'S NEW RELATIONS
Routledge 1889 possibly UK 1dy. Bw frontis Prize label removed Foxing Pictorial boards gilt lettered slightly marked and corners bumped #9 £9999.99

21198. FISHER Bertha Mary: AN UNPOPULAR SCHOOLGIRL
Partridge nd. 4 bw plates Prize label Foredge foxed Worn pictorial boards stained on back £6.00

23752. FITT Mary: VENDETTA
Nelson 1957 1st. Coloured frontis + line illus Pages browning Smells a bit musty. Adventures in Italy £15.00

19599. FITZGERALD Kathleen: CONTES DE PERRAULT
Librairie Ernest Flammarion (France) nd 1918 inscr. 8 coloured plates M Tarrant (1 loose) Pages brown Hinges a bit weak Coloured picture onlaid Spine very frayed on edges with tape marks Boards a bit grubby & battered Small format Text in French £12.50

23064. FITZROY Olivia: STEER BY THE STARS
Collins 1945 rep. Illus A Bullen Map eps Some page edges cut badly Corners bumped Spine faded. Another tale of the Stewarts holidaying on the west coast of Scotland £25.00

22460. FITZROY Olivia: STEER BY THE STARS
Collins 1944 1st. Illus A Bullen Map eps Corners bumped Frayed dw - spine brown; edges & creases worn; stain on back. Another tale of the Stewarts holidaying on the west coast of Scotland £30.00

22461. FORD Rosemary: TRIO FIGHTS BACK
Swan 1947 1st. Ownership label & inscr Front hinge slightly weak Clean copy in frayed slightly worn dw missing a few small pieces from edges and torn on front. Unlikely school & adventure/spy story (2 girls & a boy) £7.50

21769. FOREST Antonia: THE THUGGERY AFFAIR
Faber 1965 1st. Ex school library Front hinge very weak Fairly well read Boards very worn with letter written on spine Slightly worn dw with faded spine £40.00

18478. FOREST Antonia: END OF TERM
Faber 1968 rep. Exlibrary Dw rubbed top spine £25.00

18479. FOREST Antonia: THE PLAYERS & THE REBELS
Faber 1971 1st. Exlibrary Lacks fep Tape on boards Dw with slightly faded spine £40.00

23372. FOREST Antonia: END OF TERM
Faber 1959 1st. Extreme edges of boards faded Slightly grubby dw rubbed & frayed on spine ends; tiny tear front Smells very slightly musty £50.00

23373. FOREST Antonia: THE MARLOWS & THE TRAITOR
Faber 1953 1st. Illus Scattered foxing Extremities of boards faded Dw a bit browned small tear top front & frayed on spine ends Smells slightly musty £60.00

23374. FOREST Antonia: FALCONER'S LURE
Faber 1957 1st. Illus Foredge very slightly foxed Boards a bit grubby Slightly grubby dw with tears round edges and worn on spine ends Smells slightly musty £99.00

23382. FOREST Antonia: THE THURSDAY KIDNAPPING
Faber 1963 1st. Board edges very slightly rubbed Slightly rubbed dw browned in places £50.00

23383. FOREST Antonia: THE CRICKET TERM
Faber 1974 1st. Foredge slightly browned Spine ends bumped Dw £45.00

23384. FOREST Antonia: PETER'S ROOM
Faber 1961 1st. Spine slightly faded Foredge a bit browned Smells musty Dw with browned spine £60.00

23385. FOREST Antonia: THE READY-MADE FAMILY
Faber 1967 1st. Foredge slightly browned Smells a bit musty Dw marked on spine £80.00

23386. FOREST Antonia: THE THUGGERY AFFAIR
Faber 1965 1st. Page edges browning Smells slightly musty Grubby dw with slightly faded spine £60.00

23387. FOREST Antonia: THE PLAYER'S BOY
Faber 1970 1st. Dw spine & edges brown £50.00

23388. FOREST Antonia: THE PLAYERS & THE REBELS
Faber 1971 1st. Dw slightly browned on spine £50.00

19830. FOREST Antonia: THE PLAYERS & THE REBELS
Faber 1971 1st. Exlibrary Foredge a bit grubby & marked Dw laminated to boards £20.00

22990. FOREST Antonia: THE THURSDAY KIDNAPPING
Faber 1963 1st. Ex school library Lacks bep Fairly well read Spine ends & edges worn Grubby dw chipped on spine ends £35.00

22462. FOWELL Olivia: THE DOINGS OF DOROTHEA
Blackie nd pocket edition. Coloured frontis Prize label Page edges lightly foxed Bright decorated boards Torn dw missing small pieces. Early school story £19.50

21137. FRANCIS Joy: THE GIRLS OF THE ROSE DORMITORY
Blackie nd. Bw frontis Slight foxing Very slightly torn & rubbed dw £5.00

24025. FRANCIS Joy: THE GREYSTONE GIRLS
Blackie nd. 3 bw plates Inscrs Top spine bumped quite badly Slightly grubby dw torn on spine ends £8.50

23549. FRASER M E: THE MADCAP OF THE FAMILY
RTS nd 1931 prize label. Coloured frontis Foxing Torn dw. Family story £9.50

18485. FRENCH Allen: THE LOST BARON
Houghton Mifflin 1940 US 1st. Coloured frontis + line Andrew Wyeth Cloth boards faded on spine & board edges. Adventures in Cornwall under King John £4.50

21204. FREY Hildegard: THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS DO THEIR BIT
Burt (US) 1919. Bw frontis Lacks fep Bookplate Hinges slightly weak Fep torn out Pictorial boards a bit grubby & bumped Spine faded & frayed at top £12.50

21206. FREY Hildegard: THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS SOLVE A MYSTERY
Burt (US) 1919. Bw frontis with piece cut from margin Inscr Pictorial boards grubby Corners bumped spine worn & ends frayed Back hinge weak £12.50

21514. GAYLER Marjorie: SOMEONE AT SUMMIT
Macdonald 1972 1st. Ex school library Protected slightly rubbed dw with small bit missing from front flap. Career story set in a TV company £22.50

23813. GERVAISE Mary: DON-MARGERY, SCHOOLGIRL
Warne Welcome Book 1931 rep. Coloured frontis restuck in wrong place + line Hinges very weak Foxing Paper covered pictorial boards corners & edges very worn Spine missing Shabby but not very common £5.00

23065. GERVAISE Mary: CAROLINE CRUSOE
Warne 1953. Pages browning Name fep Slightly frayed dw. A holiday on the Broads £9.50

23950. GERVAISE Mary: THE PAINTED SWAN
Nelson 1962 1st. Illus Prize label + dymo name on fep (spelt wrong) Foredge slightly foxed Rubbed dw slightly creased on front. Family story £12.50

18535. GILSON Barbara: QUEEN OF THE ANDES
Warne 1949. Coloured frontis Foredge foxed Pencil inscr Slightly chipped dw neatly repaired on reverse. School-leaver Norma adventures in remote Peru £7.50

23887. GIRVIN Brenda: SCHOOLDAYS
Shaw nd 1936 prize label. Coloured frontis Prize label Foxing Decorated boards marked & rubbed Spine faded. Her last book - short stories £12.50

24026. GISCHLER-HAYDEN Pearl & HAYDEN Gwendolen: CHRISTMAS TREE FARM
Pacific Press Publishing Association (US) 1951 1st. Illus Pictorial boards Corners a bit bumped & rubbed Boards a bit marked. Set in Oregon children learn about how the forests need to be conserved £19.50

23066. GLASBY Dulcima: THE QUEEN WHO CAME TO TOWN
Dent 1924 1st. 8 coloured plates 4 line poem inscribed by author Smells slightly musty Corners slightly bumped. A story for children £25.00

23354. GOODALL John: AN EDWARDIAN HOLIDAY
Macmillan 1978 1st. Tippexed out inscr Protected dw Small format. No text - double page coloured pictures throughout of a summer holiday as seen through two children's eyes. £5.00

18537. GOODALL John: LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
Deutsch 1988 1st. Small scrapes on fep Crayon scribble on bep Pictorial laminated boards Corners & spine ends bumped Landscape quarto format. No text - alternating full and half coloured pages £12.50

23355. GOUDGE Elizabeth: THE VALLEY OF SONG
ULP 1951 1st. Coloured frontis + line Name on fep Pages slightly browned Bumped grubby boards Tabitha uses magic to help her village build a ship £30.00

24030. GRAEME Linda: HELEN IN MUSICAL COMEDY
Hutchinson nd. Tape marks eps otherwise nice copy in slightly frayed dw; small tears on edge & back foxed. Small scrapes & glue marks front. Better than it sounds. 2nd of a trilogy of career stories £50.00

23067. GRANT Nesta (pseudonym of Eric Leyland): THE STRANGE AFFAIR AT ABBOT'S
Burke 1959 rep. Name fep Frayed rubbed dw torn between front flap & front. School & adventure story £4.00

22052. GRANT Pamela: THE FORTUNES OF BILLY
Collins nd 1930 prize label. Coloured frontis Inscr to a boy (guess no-one noticed Billy is a girl) Foxing Standard semipictorial boards Spine ends & corners rubbed Boards slighly marked Name written on bottom edge. School story by Oldmeadow £20.00

23130. GRAY Nicholas Stuart: THE STONE CAGE
Dobson 1972 rep. Illus author Inside clean Boards slightly marked Tear on front of dw; a bit chipped & worn. The novel version; adventure & magic £40.00

17673. GREY Janet: THE CONCERNS OF CECILY
Nelson 1947 1st. Illus Crossed out inscr Edges foxed. #2 £6.00

21772. GREY Janet: THE SIXTH FORM PANTOMIME
Nelson 1954 new edition. Illus Foredge foxed Front hinge a bit weak Corners bumped Spine faded. #3 £12.50

21533. GREY Janet: LUCILLE HOUSE CAPTAIN
Nelson nd. Coloured frontis + line Front hine a bit weak Corners bumped Boards a bit marked Frayed slightly torn & scored dw. #4 £19.50

23131. GREY Janet: THE CONCERNS OF CECILY
Nelson 1955 rep. Illus Corners bumped Bottom corners of boards stained Spine ends faded Worn chipped slightly ragged dw. #2 £7.50

18548. GREY Janet: THE ADVENT OF ANNE
Nelson nd. Illus Inscr + prize label Corners bumped Spine faded. 1st of the school quartet £9.50

20429. GREY Janet: THE ADVENT OF ANNE
Nelson nd. Illus Inscr Foredge a bit foxed Spine ends faded Torn rubbed dw missing small pieces & strip bottom back. 1st of the school quartet £9.50

23415. GROOM Arthur: TENMEADE AND WESTON PRIORY
Boardman 1949 1st. Spine a bit mottled Chipped dw with tear on front. Rare girls school story set in Devon £19.50

22343. GROOM Olive: THE SCHOOL AT TRELAN
Epworth 1949 1st. Coloured frontis Inscr Boards edges faded Grubby dw missing many small pieces. School in the Scillies £15.00

17995. HACKFORTH-JONES Gilbert: GREEN SAILORS IN THE GALAPAGOS
Hodder & Stoughton 1960 1st. Map eps Line illus Spine faded Slightly worn & creased dw. Penultimate story of the series £12.50

22464. HALAM Ann: ALLY, ALLY, ASTER
Allen & Unwin 1981 1st. Inscr Very slightly bumped dw. A fantasy of myth & magic £12.50

23799. HAMILTON Virginia: DUSTLAND
Macrae 1980 UK 1st. Nice copy in dw. Children with supersensory powers by the Newbery Medal winner £15.00

18563. HANLEY Phyllis: GIRLS GRIT
Sharp/Epworth nd 1935 prize label. Coloured frontis Boards bumped Spine faded £4.50

22708. HANN Mrs A C Osborn: JANE'S FIRST TERM
Lutterworth 1958 new edition. Coloured frontis £8.50

18573. HARDY DM: CHRISTABEL'S CORNISH ADVENTURE
Nelson 1958 rep. Line illus Prize label Pages browning Back hinge weak Corners bumped Small bit of writing on spine £7.50

22465. HARDY DM: CHRISTABEL AT CLEAVE
Nelson 1956 rep. Coloured frontis + line Prize label Edges brown Boards a bit marked Corners bumped Spine faded. The first (& harder to find) of 2 stories about Christabel £7.50

21614. HARNETT Cynthia: THE GREAT HOUSE
Methuen 1949 1st. Illus author Lacks fep Front hinge very weak Tape marks on eps Boards bumped rubbed & slightly marked. A student architect in Wren's time £12.50

21615. HARNETT Cynthia: THE WRITING ON THE HEARTH
Methuen 1971 1st. Illus Map eps Nice copy in dw with tiny tear on front. Story set around Ewelme in Henry VI's time £22.50

20930. HARNETT Cynthia: THE WOOL-PACK
Methuen 1962 rep. Illus author Ex school library Map eps but labels removed Protected dw stuck down by flaps. Carnegie Medal winner - 1493 Cotswolds £8.50

24056. HARNETT Cynthia: RING OUT BOW BELLS!
Methuen 1953 1st. Illus Map eps Foredge slightly foxed Corners & spine ends slightly bumped Grubby dw. Apprentices in early 15th century London £25.00

23825. HARRIS Catherine: RIDING FOR RANSOM
Blackie 1965 new edition. Line illus Name fep Nice copy in very slightly bumped dw. 3rd of the Cuckoo Mill series £7.50

19819. HARRIS Christie: MOUSE WOMAN AND THE MUDDLEHEADS
Macmillan 1980 1st UK. Bw illus Dw. Based on North West Canadian legends £3.00

21773. HARRIS Mary K: GRETEL AT ST BRIDES
Nelson 1954 rep. Illus Foxing Corners bumped Spine faded £8.50

9769. HARRIS Mary K: HENRIETTA OF ST HILARY'S
Staples 1953 1st. Spine faded Corners bumped £6.00

22835. HARRIS Mary K: GRETEL AT ST BRIDES
Nelson 1954 rep. Illus Inscr Foxing Corners & spine ends bumped Frayed & slightly torn dw £10.00

20900. HARRIS Mary K: EMILY & THE HEADMISTRESS
Faber 1972 rep. Inscr Pencil inscr Foredge slightly foxed Slightly torn & bumped dw; spine slightly more worn. A holiday at school and the term that followed £25.00

23132. HARRIS Rosemary: THE BRIGHT AND MORNING STAR
Faber 1979 rep. Inscr Dw. 3rd of the Moon in the Cloud fantasy trilogy set in Ancient Egypt £9.50

21855. HARRIS Rosemary: THE MOON IN THE CLOUD
Faber 1969 rep. Ex school library Clean Boards a bit rubbed Dw with label on spine. Carnegie Medal winner £8.50

21866. HARRIS Rosemary: THE BRIGHT AND MORNING STAR
Faber 1972 1st. Exlibrary but clean Frayed dw tapemarked bottom spine . 3rd of the Moon in the Cloud fantasy trilogy set in Ancient Egypt £7.50

23068. HARVEY Constance: THE RIVAL HOUSES
Partridge nd 1930 inscr. Some page marking Slight damage to bep & back pastedown Decorated boards Corners bumped Front hinge very slightly weak £19.50

19299. HARVEY Constance: IN AND OUT OF MISCHIEF
Shaw nd. Coloured frontis Some foxing Decorated boards a bit marked 1 inch tear stop spine. School story £8.50

21139. HAVERFIELD E L: THE DISCOVERY OF KATE
Nelson nd 1936 prize label. Bw frontis Foredge slightly foxed Pictorial boards Quite badly chipped & slightly torn dw. School story £9.50

20117. HAVERFIELD E L: THE DISCOVERY OF KATE
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Foredge slightly foxed Corners bumped. School story £6.50

22466. HAVERFIELD E L: SYLVIA'S VICTORY
OUP nd 1928 inscr. 6 coloured frontis Some page marking Front hinge slightly weak Coloured picture onlaid front board Spine faded. School story £19.50

23503. HAVERFIELD E L: THE GIRLS OF ST OLAVE'S
Collins nd 1934 prize label. Coloured frontis Edges foxed Boards a bit scraped Spine faded & rubbed on ends. School story set during the 1st World War £9.50

19301. HAWKEN Pamela: PAN STEVENS: SECRETARY
Bodley Head 1955 rep. Foredge foxed Slightly chipped dw taped with tears taped on back & top spine £35.00

22054. HAYES Nancy: PEG RUNS AWAY TO SCHOOL
OUP 1928 rep. Coloured frontis Prize label Embossed boards - small scrape side of spine & bottom edge £8.50

22055. HAYES Nancy: THAT TURBULENT TERM
Partridge nd 1950 inscr. Bw frontis Foredge slightly foxed Torn dw with small holes £8.50

18593. HAYES Nancy: THAT TURBULENT TERM
Partridge nd 1933 inscr. Bw frontis Foredge foxed Semipictorial boards Spine faded £6.50

23254. HEMING Dempster: PETER CLAYTON AGAIN
Epworth 1939 1st. Bw frontis Inscr Hinges a bit weak Some foxing Spine faded & worn on edges & ends Boards marked & bumped. Presuming this is another pseudonym of Eileen Marsh Dorothy Carter Eileen Heming Guy Dempster etc etc adventure story £9.50

23358. HEMING Jack: THE LOST WORLD OF THE COLORADO
Warne 1953. Name fep Pages browning Slight frayed dw . Presuming this is another pseudonym of Eileen Marsh Dorothy Carter Eileen Heming Guy Dempster etc etc adventure story £7.50

20118. HENSON Jean: DETECTIVES ABROAD
Faber 1952 1st. Illus I Hawkins Ex school library with various bits of the prelims cut out & school stamps on some text pages Front hinge weak Page marking & foxing Boards faded bumped & worn. 4th of the 5 adventures of the Holloway children - abroad is France & Switzerland £15.00

20120. HENSON Jean: DETECTIVES IN WALES
Faber 1953 1st. Illus R Kennedy Exlibrary rebound Foredge a bit grubby Boards bumped rubbed & dirty. Last of the 5 adventures of the Holloway children £6.50

21774. HILL Lorna: JANE LEAVES THE WELLS
Evans 1955 rep. Illus Pictorial eps Foxing Front hinge a bit weak Grubby chipped slightly torn dw a bit scraped & worn £15.00

23069. HILL Lorna: MARJORIE & CO
Nelson 1956 new edition. Coloured frontis + line Inscr Foredge foxed Prelims a bit stained along top Edges foxed Chipped dw missing 1 bottom spine & small strip top slightly extending to back. Marjorie series #1" £20.00

18604. HILL Lorna: DANCER'S LUCK
Nelson 1956 rep. Illus Map eps with prize label on fep Corners & spine ends bumped. Annette series #2 £15.00

20140. HILL Lorna: DANCER'S LUCK
Nelson 1958 rep. Illus Map eps Boards slightly splashed Dw a bit rubbed & chipped on edges. Annette series #2 £17.50

18606. HILL Lorna: DANCING PEEL
Nelson 1954 1st. Illus Map eps Spine a bit browned Boards a bit bumped & marked. Annette series #1 £15.00

18609. HILL Lorna: MORE ABOUT MANDY
Evans 1963 1st. Ex school library but minimal signs Line illus Map eps Fairly well read Board edges & corners rubbed & worn Dw rubbed on edges Slightly torn & worn on spine. 2nd Vicarage Children story £12.00

20146. HILL Lorna: STOLEN HOLIDAY
Nelson 1956 new edition. Coloured frontis + line Foxing Inscr Worn torn dw missing a few chunks including 1 top spine. 2nd Marjorie book" £15.00

21488. HILL Lorna: DANCER IN DANGER
Nelson 1960 1st. Illus a couple handcoloured Book exchange stamp on fep Slight foxing Boards a bit bumped. Annette #5 £17.50

18622. HOGARTH Grace: A SISTER FOR HELEN
Deutsch 1976 1st. Illus Ex college library Bump on front board & dw. Sequel to Funny Guy - a small girl living near Boston in early 1900s £4.50

23070. HOLM Anne: THE HOSTAGE
Methuen 1982 rep. Nice copy in slightly frayed dw. Trans from Danish a modern adventure thriller £15.00

23225. HOPE Laura Lee: BUNNY BROWN & HIS SISTER SUE ON GRANDPA'S FARM
Grosset & Dunlap (US) dated 1916 (1931 inscr). Bw frontis Coloured picture onlaid Hinges slightly weak Boards a bit worn. Another of the Bobbsey Twins' author's series £7.50

23541. HOPE Laura Lee: THE BOBBSEY TWINS AT CLOVER BANK
World Distributors 1960 rep. Bw frontis Name on fep Foredge a bit foxed Spine creased & bumped on ends Boards faded round edges £4.00

23542. HOPE Laura Lee: THE BOBBSEY TWINS AND THE GOLDFISH MYSTERY
World Distributors 1962 rep. Inscr Foredge a bit foxed Spine ends corners & edges a bit bumped £3.50

23543. HOPE Laura Lee: THE BOBBSEY TWINS IN THE COUNTRY
World Distributors 1958 rep. Bw frontis Fep torn out Foredge a bit Corners bumped Ragged repaired dw £3.50

23973. HOPE-SIMPSON Jacynth: THE MAN WHO CAME BACK
Hamilton 1962 1st. Smells slightly musty otherwise nice copy in frayed dw missing chunk mid spine. I *think* this is children's - a mystery starting at a German prison camp during WW2 and its connections with the present day £19.50

21648. HOWES Edith: RAINBOW CHILDREN
Cassell 1922 rep. 4 coloured plates Alice B Woodward Prize label A bit loose Boards blotchy rubbed & bumped. Stories & poems £15.00

22194. HUBBARD PM: RAT TRAP ISLAND
Children's Book Club 1964. Foredge a bit foxed Smells slightly musty Dw grubby on back & slightly torn top spine. River adventure £6.00

23963. HUGHES Monica: THE SEVEN MAGPIES
HarperCollins (Canada) 1996 1st. VG in dw creased on front and slightly torn between front flap and front. YA story set in a remote Highland boarding school in the 1940s teen girls tamper with ancient Celtic powers £15.00

24231. HURT Freda: TWO TO MAKE FRIENDS
Nelson 1959 REP. Line illus Covered over name inside front board Corners bumped Top spine faded. Pinetops series #3; cosy family and school adventures in the country £6.50

22709. HURT Freda: THE WONDERFUL BIRTHDAY
Nelson 1957 new edition. Line illus Blacked out inscr Foredge foxed Corners bumped Chipped dw missing small pieces. 1st of the Pinetops series; cosy family and school adventures in the country £7.50

21987. HURT Freda: ANDY KEEPS A SECRET
Nelson 1958 rep. Line illus Prize label ? Pages browning Torn dw. £6.50

23416. IRVINE AM: A GIRL OF THE FOURTH
Partridge nd 1929 inscr. Coloured frontis Corners bumped Spine very slightly rubbed & faded £8.50

19386. IRVING Beryl: DAFFY GOES TO SEA
Nisbet nd 1941 prize label. Blue/w frontis Boards bumped & stained Spine faded & rubbed on ends. Best known as an artist this is one of only two children's books written by her - a holiday on a yacht £9.50

22057. JACKSON RE: THE STREET OF MARS
Chatto & Windus 1971 1st. Illus Prize label Red splodge bottom edge Boards slightly bumped Frayed slightly worn dw torn across spine. Supernatural family story in December London £12.50

20149. JAMES Grace: JOHN & MARY ABROAD
Muller 1947 rep. Illus Front hinge a bit weak 1 page missing a chunk of the margin Boards a bit worn & bumped £7.50

22993. JAMES Grace: MORE ABOUT JOHN & MARY
Muller 1942 rep. Illus Front hinge very weak Corners bumped & soft Spine worn £7.50

22058. JEFFERIES Richard: BEVIS
Cape 1958 rep. Illus E Shepard Map eps slightly tapemarked Semipictorial boards Corners bumped Grubby dw. Boys' adventure £10.00

23812. JOHNS Capt W E: WORRALS ON THE WARPATH
Hodder & Stoughton 1948 rep. Coloured frontis torn in margin & slightly creased + line Prize label Boards slightly worn £7.50

23417. JOHNS Capt W E: KINGS OF SPACE
Hodder & Stoughton 1954 1st. 6 coloured plates Foredge foxed Inscrs Creased & worn dw missing small bits with some biro scribble. 1st Rex Clinton Space story £5.00

23215. JOHNS Capt W E: RETURN TO MARS
Children's Book Club nd. 6 coloured plates Chipped torn & creased dw. Rex Clinton Space story £7.50

23216. JOHNS Capt W E: THE DEATH RAYS OF ARDILLA
Hodder & Stoughton 1959 1st. 6 coloured plates Hinges a bit weak Hospital library bookplate Spine faded Corners bumped. Rex Clinton Space story £7.50

20151. JOHNS Capt W E: BIGGLES HUNTS BIG GAME
Hodder & Stoughton 1951 rep. Illus Corners bumped Spine faded £3.50

19390. JOHNS Capt W E: TO OUTER SPACE
Hodder & Stoughton 1957 1st. 6 coloured plates Writing on fep Chipped torn & creased dw with scribble on front flap. 4th Rex Clinton Space story £17.50

20932. JOHNS Capt W E: WORRALS OF THE ISLANDS
Hodder & Stoughton 1948 rep. Illus Boards with a small bite out of the top edge Corners bumped. War in the Pacific £7.50

22468. JOHNS Capt W E: BIGGLES HITS THE TRAIL
OUP 1953 rep. Line illus Clean copy with standard dw torn and missing small bits; top of dw spine is separate £8.50

20871. JONES Diana Wynne: THE SPELLCOATS
Macmillan 1979 1st. Ex university library Board edges rubbed Dw rubbed on edges. One of her rarer titles part of the Dalemark quartet £12.50

22713. KAMM Josephine: JANET CARR: JOURNALIST
Bodley Head 1954 rep. Lacks fep Foxing Smells a bit musty Tape marks bep Grubby boards with faded spine Corners bumped £30.00

24031. KAMM Josephine: STUDENT ALMONER
Bodley Head 1955 1st. Prize label Foredge foxed Corners bumped Boards a bit marked. Career story £15.00

24032. KAMM Josephine: STUDENT ALMONER
Bodley Head 1961 rep. Foredge foxed Corners & spine ends bumped Boards a bit marked. Career story £12.50

23418. KENNEDY Mary: ADVENTURE ABROAD
Newnes 1949 1st. Illus S van Abbe Nice copy in dw creased top spine. Family adventures in Belgium £7.50

22062. KENNEDYS ABROAD - GREENHAM Hazel: ANN & PETER IN SCOTLAND
Muller 1964 1st. Illus Nice copy in frayed dw £15.00

22060. KENNEDYS ABROAD - MANNIN Ethel: ANN & PETER IN AUSTRIA
Muller 1962 1st. Illus Fep browned Some foxing Grubby frayed dw with brown faded edges £19.50

22061. KENNEDYS ABROAD - VAUGHAN Carol: ANN & PETER IN GREECE
Muller 1966 1st. Illus Top edge foxed Slightly torn dw back a bit grubby £15.00

18670. KENT Helen: THE MYSTERY PRIZE
CSSM nd Prize label that could say '1940' though it's very squished?. Foxing? Boards grubby? Corners bumped & rubbed? Spine faded worn & torn at top £8.50

21210. KILROY Margaret: STUDY NUMBER ELEVEN
Partridge nd 1920 prize label. Coloured frontis Pages browning Embossed boards. School story £5.00

23133. KNIGHT Frank: ACTING THIRD MATE
Nelson 1957 1st. Coloured frontis + line Spine ends faded Torn slightly worndw missing chunk front. By the Mudlarks series author the story of a boy his boat & the Mexican revolution £12.50

21650. KNIGHT Frank: SHADOWS ON THE MUD
Macmillan 1960 1st. Illus Inscr Frontis stuck down to fep Slight foxing Tape marks on boards which are slightly bumped. Last of the adventure series set around an old yacht in Chichester Harbour £12.50

20044. KYLE Elisabeth: GIRL WITH A LANTERN
Evans 1961 1st. Illus Prize label Slightly torn creased & rubbed dw. Fictionalised story of Grizel Hume daughter of a Jacobitewho tries to help him escape £7.50

20437. KYLE Elisabeth: MAID OF ORLEANS
Nelson 1957 1st. Illus Pictorial eps Smells a bit musty Foxed dw missing piece bottom front & spine Quarto format. The story of Joan of Arc - part of the Picture biographies series £7.50

23116. LADYBIRD - PUDDLE LANE: Stage 1 No 1 - Tim Catchamouse
1985 1st. Large names written in 'belongs to' box Corners bumped £3.00

23117. LADYBIRD - PUDDLE LANE: Stage 1 No 2 - Tessa & the Magician
1985 1st. Corners bumped £3.00

23118. LADYBIRD - PUDDLE LANE: Stage 1 No 3 - The Magic Box
1985 1st. Corners bumped Front board slightly marked £3.00

23119. LADYBIRD - PUDDLE LANE: Stage 1 No 4 - Mrs Pitter-Patter and the Magician
1985 1st. Nice copy £3.00

23120. LADYBIRD - PUDDLE LANE: Stage 1 No 5 - The vanishing monster
1985 1st. Neat name in 'belongs to' box Spine a bit bumped Boards slightly grubby £3.00

23122. LADYBIRD - PUDDLE LANE: Stage 1 No 5 - The vanishing monster
1985 1st. Messy name in 'belongs to' box Spine a bit bumped Back board slightly marked £3.00

23123. LADYBIRD - PUDDLE LANE: Stage 1 No 6 - The Wideawake Mice
1985 1st. Spine bumped £3.00

23124. LADYBIRD - Puddle Lane: When the Magic Stopped Stage 2 No 1
1985 1st. Front board slightly bumped £3.00

23125. LADYBIRD - Puddle Lane: The Silver River Stage 4 No 5
1986. Names in 'belongs to' box Front board marked £3.50

23126. LADYBIRD - Puddle Lane: The Magician's Raindrops Stage 5 No 1
1987 1st. Felt tip name bep Top corner bumped Back board a bit marked £3.50

23128. LADYBIRD - PUDDLE LANE: Stage 5 No 2 - A dragon in the mountains
1987 1st. Large name in 'elongs to' box Boards a bit marked & bumped £4.50

21868. LADYBIRD - PUDDLE LANE: Stage 1 No 4 - Mrs Pitter-Patter and the Magician
1985 1st. Slight scribble on fep and name on title page Corners bumped £2.50

21869. LADYBIRD - PUDDLE LANE: Stage 1 No 18 - The monster loses his beard
1987 1st. Corners bumped £3.50

21871. LADYBIRD - PUDDLE LANE: Stage 5 No 2 - A dragon in the mountains
1987 1st. Corners bumped Spine a bit weak £4.50

23888. LAKE Edna: PAMELA OF PETERS
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Top of spine bumped Dw missing pieces from spine ends. Short school story £5.00

20974. LAKE Edna: PAMELA OF PETERS
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Pages browning Prize label mostly removed Corner of board & dw watermarked Dw foxed rubbed & slightly torn. Short school story £4.50

21872. LANE Margaret Stuart: THE ADMIRAL'S DAUGHTER
OUP nd 1944 ins. Coloured frontis Feels unread Torn dw missing small bits from edges. West Country historical tale £9.50

20975. LANE Margaret Stuart: THE WILD BIRD
OUP 1949 rep. Name fep Spine faded Boards covered with small scrapes. Set in Dorset during Charles II's escape £8.50

19313. LAWRENCE Ann: MR FOX
Macmillan 1979 1st. Illus Gilt decorated spine Dw. Adventure romance & fun in a modern fairy story £12.50

18717. LAWS Betty: THE GIRLS OF DORMITORY TEN
Cassell 1931 new edition. Prize label Some foxing Decorated boards a bit stained & bumped £4.50

20389. LEESON Robert: JAN ALONE
Collins 1990 1st. Slightly bumped dw. Jan takes a new job after her mother disappeared not knowing where she is £9.50

23889. LEITCH Elizabeth: THE SATURDAY CLUB
Blackie nd. Line illus Edges browned Worn creased dw missing pieces from spine ends & grubby on back. Family story £7.50

20977. LEONARD Bertha: CASTLE SCHOOL MYSTERY
Epworth 1938 1st. Bw frontis Prize label Spine faded Board edges a bit rubbed £8.50

21652. LETHBRIDGE Peter: THE BERESFORDS IN TARNDALE
Brock 1954 1st. Illus Boards a bit marked Dw repaired on reverse Spine ends missing small pieces. A Beresford family adventure on Lancashire's west coast £15.00

17228. LEWIS C S: THE HORSE AND HIS BOY
Bles 1954 1st. Map fep 4 bw plates + line P Baynes Hinges weak in middle Fairly well read Boots Library sticker on front board-no other signs Boards bumped & grubby Spine browned creased & a bit rubbed on ends £12.50

21214. LEWIS C S: THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE
Bles 1966 rep. Illus P Baynes 1 library(?) stamp Corner cut from fep Chipped slightly foxed dw £50.00

21215. LEWIS C S: PRINCE CASPIAN
Bles 1951 1st. Illus P Baynes 1 library(?) stamp Map eps Boards a bit bumped Frayed browned 2nd impression dw £99.00

21216. LEWIS C S: THE VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER
Bles 1964 rep. Illus P Baynes Front hinge exposed - may have been glued Map eps Boards grubby & bumped Spine faded £9.50

20978. LEWIS J H Byron: MOLLY'S CHANCE
Nelson nd 1929 prize label. Line illus Front hinge very weak Foredge very slightly foxed Fairly worn decorated boards bumped on corners & a bit marked £5.00

23890. LEWIS Lorna: SHIRLEY GOES TO AMERICA
Lutterworth 1961 1st. Very slightly bumped corners & spine ends Smells a bit musty Protected dw with small imperfections and missing tiny bits. Sequel to Shirley goes Travelling (I think) and set between the end of university and the start of teacher training £35.00

22714. LEWIS Lorna: JUDY BOWMAN: THERAPIST
Bodley Head 1956 1st. Lacks fep Corners & spine ends bumped Smells musty £35.00

22715. LEWIS Lorna: JUNE GREY: FASHION STUDENT
Bodley Head 1955 rep. Foxing Tape marks eps Corners & spine ends bumped Spine slighy faded £35.00

23493. LEWIS Lorna: HOLIDAY LUCK
Heinemann 1939 1st. Illus R Gervis Inscr Gilt decorated boards Corners bumped Very clean copy but no dw Very scarce first of the Marriott family trilogy £90.00

18760. LILLINGTON Kenneth: SOAPY AND THE PHARAOH'S CURSE
Heinemann 1957 1st. Illus Some page marking Front hinge a bit weak Spin efaded Corners bumped. Scarce early title £12.00

23420. LILLINGTON Kenneth: A MAN CALLED HUGHES
Nelson 1962 1st. Illus Foredge slightly foxed Dw a bit browned on back. Soapy the Detective £15.00

23782. LIND Marie Jeanne: PATSY
Blackie nd war econ. 4 bw plates Prize label with all info crossed out Pages browning Edges very brown 1 small section of pages separate Red blotch on bep Corners and top edge of boards bumped Boards marked. School story £6.00

23360. LINGARD Joan: THE FILE ON FRAULEIN BERG
Macrae 1980 1st. Tiny piece torn from fep corner otherwise vg in very slightly rubbed dw Dw. Belfast in the 2nd WW £7.50

22064. LITTLE Sylvia: NEW GIRL AT MINSTER
Nelson 1961 1st. Line illus Lacks fep Pages brown Dw slightly chipped & missing small pieces £9.50

24239. LITTLE Sylvia: MYSTERY AT QUEEN'S
Nelson 1963 rep. Illus Pages brown Bottom corner of most pages bumped and torn Small strip missing bottom spine Fairly ragged dw £7.50

23073. LIVELY Penelope: THE WILD HUNT OF HAGWORTHY
Heinemann 1974 rep. Dw with tiny mark on front. Sinister happenings at an ancient Somerset Horn Dance £12.50

22470. LIVELY Penelope: THE DRIFTWAY
Heinemann 1972 1st. Boards marked Corners bumped Slightly torn bumped dw with faded spine. Timeslips for a boy travelling the ancient road between Banbury & Northampton £20.00

22471. LIVELY Penelope: THE GHOST OF THOMAS KEMPE
Heinemann 1973 1st. Illus Ex school library Not read much Boards a bit bumped Spine faded Dw torn & missing small pieces. A 17th century sorcerer is now a poltergeist in a boy's house in an Oxfordshire village £25.00

22473. LIVELY Penelope: THE VOYAGE OF QV66
Heinemann 1978 1st. Illus Harold Jones Minimally exlibrary Lacks fep Foredge a bit marked Dw slightly rubbed on corners. A funny book about a group of animals in a post-apocalyptic England abandoned by humans £17.50

22994. LLOYD Joanna: JANE RUNS AWAY FROM SCHOOL
Blackie nd. 4 bw plates OK inside but spine of book & very chipped dw are missing about 4 which looks as though it's been eaten" £10.00

20980. LLOYD Joanna: AUDREY A NEW GIRL
Blackie nd. 4 bw plates Pages browning Spine grubby & bumped on ends £17.50

23361. LYNCH Patricia: THE TURF-CUTTERS DONKEY
Dent 1943 rep. 5 coloured plates + line Semipictorial boards very grubby & stained Corners bumped Small split side of spine Foredge foxed. Classic Irish story £9.50

22347. LYON Elinor: WISHING WATER-GATE
Hodder & Stoughton 1949 1st. 8 coloured plates Pages browning Spine foxed & marked. Her 2nd book mystery and adventure around the Black Mountain in the north of England. £17.50

19323. LYON Elinor: WISHING WATER-GATE
Hampton Library nd 1961 code. Ex school library Many stamps & tape marks on eps Hinges a bit weak Dw creased on spin & rubbed on edges £9.50

20875. LYON Elinor: RIDER'S ROCK
Brockhampton nd lacks title page. Exlibrary Front hinge weak Page edges slightly foxed Corners bumped Boards a bit worn Letter written on spine. Adventures around a buried Welsh village; unusual to find the original edition not the White Lion £19.50

18869. LYON Elinor: THE HOUSE IN HIDING
Hodder & Stoughton 1950 1st. Illus author Foxing Boards grubby Dw chipped on spine ends. The first Ian & Sovra story (spelt 'Sovria' on the dw flap) £19.50

23504. LYON Elinor: WISHING WATER-GATE
Hampton Library nd 1961 code. Prize label from ABC Children's TV Club Very clean copy in frayed dw £9.50

24057. LYON Elinor: THE SECRET OF HERMIT'S BAY
Follett 1967 1st US edition of Carver's Journey (original title). Bw illus by Jerry Lazare which I believe to be different to the UK 1st which was illustrated by the author Ex school library but barely read Paper covered pictorial boards Protected dw with label on spine. Scarce Ian Sovra & Cathy adventure; her name is spelt Eleanor on the dw front but correctly elsewhere £30.00

23832. MACINTYRE Elisabeth: A WONDERFUL WAY TO LEARN THE LANGUAGE
Hodder & Stoughton Australia 1982 1st. Line illus Piece torn from fep Small mark bottom edge otherwise good in dw. An Australian au pair in Rome £15.00

23847. MACKENZIE Kathleen: VICKY AND THE PENTIRES
Evans nd probable 1st. Illus Prize label Spine blotchy Torn chipped dw missing pieces top and middle of spine. The scarce 5th of the Pentires series - a caravan holiday and a gang of dog thieves £50.00

20876. MACKENZIE Kathleen: THE CAVE IN THE CLIFF
Evans 1961 1st. Line illus Inscr. 2 girls & mysteries in France £5.00

22065. MAGUIRE Gregory: THE LIGHTNING TIME
Chatto & Windus 1979 1st UK. Inscr Dw. Land developers in the Adirondacks and magic from the past; first book by the author of Wicked £10.00

18884. MAHY Margaret: DANGEROUS SPACES
Hamilton 1991. Dw. Chilling story £7.50

23307. MALLORY Clare: MERRY BEGINS
OUP Australia 1947 1st. Prize label Back hinge weak Ragged dw £25.00

23362. MALLORY Clare: THE NEW HOUSE AT WINWOOD
OUP Australia 1949 1st. Inscr Bottom spine missing small piece Pale but large stain extends through several pages Grubby frayed dw missing small piece back £35.00

19324. MALLORY Clare: MERRY BEGINS
OUP Australia 1949 rep. Very slight foxing on foredge Badly chipped & creased dw with small bits missing i& larger bit bottom spine £25.00

19328. MALLORY Clare: MERRY MARCHES ON
OUP Australia 1950 rep. Pages brown Spine very slightly faded £20.00

14796. MALLORY Clare: THE PEN & PENCIL GIRLS
OUP Australia nd. Lacks fep Part of pretitle cut away Back hinge very weak Some page edges a bit creased & bumped Corners bumped Spine faded Ends a bit chipped & torn £9.50

18893. MALLORY Clare: JULIET OVERSEAS
OUP Australia 1949 1st. Spine dulled Boards a bit marked £35.00

18894. MALLORY Clare: MERRY AGAIN
OUP Australia 1950 rep. Pages browning Pencil inscr Spine faded creased & a bit rubbed Corners & boards edges rubbed £25.00

18895. MALLORY Clare: MERRY AGAIN
OUP Australia 1947 1st. Pages browning Inscr Boards marked Corners bumped £45.00

18899. MALLORY Clare: THE PEN & PENCIL GIRLS
OUP Australia nd. Pages browning Inscr Smells very musty Spine faded Boards worn Photocopy dw £32.00

21984. MALLORY Clare: THE LEAGUE OF THE SMALLEST
OUP Australia 1951 1st. Lacks fep Piece torn from title page Writing all over eps & page edges Pages brown £15.00

19786. MANNING-SANDERS Ruth: CIRCUS BOY
OUP 1960 1st. Illus Prize label Pages slightly browning Dw rubbed on edges. £9.50

23499. MANSELL C R: CURLEW CAMP
Lutterworth 1955 1st. Coloured frontis Inscr Pages marked Foredge foxed Front hinge weak Corners bumped Faded spine Front marked. Hard to find Guide story £10.00

20906. MARC Elizabeth: A MAN HUNT IN THE ARCTIC
Cassell 1932 1st. Bw frontis Inscr Foredge heavily foxed Decorated boards a bit bumped & rubbed. A mystery hunting for her Father's friend who's disappeared flying over the N Pole £6.50

18945. MARCHANT Bessie: GLENALLAN'S DAUGHTERS
Nelson nd. Coloured frontis + line Inscr Ownership stamp Pictorial boards a bit bumped on spine ends. Adventures in Malaysia £9.50

18948. MARCHANT Bessie: THE HALF-MOON GIRL
Partridge nd. Bw frontis Lacks fep weakening front hinge Ownership stamp Semipictorial boards Spine slightly marked.Set in Brunei £9.50

18952. MARCHANT Bessie: JANE FILLS THE BREACH
Blackie nd. 6 bw plates Inscr Ownership stamp Boards slightly marked Pictorial spine. Adventure in South America £7.50

18955. MARCHANT Bessie: MARTA THE MAINSTAY
Blackie nd. 4 bw plates Inscr. Set in Sweden (I think) £7.50

18959. MARCHANT Bessie: A MYSTERIOUS INHERITANCE
Blackie nd. 4 bw plates Lacks fep Foxing Decorated boards. Adventures in British Columbia £10.00

18960. MARCHANT Bessie: NANCY AFLOAT
Nelson nd 1941 ins. Illus Ownership stamp Slight foxing Corners bumped Spine dulled. Adventures at sea £8.50

18967. MARCHANT Bessie: THREE GIRLS ON A RANCH
Blackie nd 1951 inscr. 4 bw plates Ex school library Hinges split Well read Boards very worn Spine replaced by black tape Reading copy. A story of New Mexico £3.50

18969. MARCHANT Bessie: TWO OF A KIND
Blackie nd war econ 1946 inscr. 4 bw plates L Stead Front hinge weak Ownership stamp Spine worn on ends Corners bumped. Adventures in Canada £6.00

18972. MARCHANT Bessie: THE YOUNGEST SISTER
Blackie nd. 3 bw plates Bookplate Hinges a bit weak Some page marking Spine faded Boards a bit bumped Ownership stamp. A tale of Manitoba £7.50

23879. MARCHANT Bessie: A DANGEROUS MISSION
Blackie nd 1938 prize label. Bw frontis Foxing Ownership stamp 1 text page loose Spine faded Corners bumped. A tale of Russia £7.50

22348. MARCHANT Bessie: A BID FOR SAFETY
Ward Lock nd. Bw frontis Foxing Pictorial boards. Set in Mexico £10.00

22351. MARCHANT Bessie: HOSEA'S GIRL
Hutchinson nd 1943 inscr but earlier. Bw frontis Hinges a bit weak Pictorial boards grubby slightly scribbled & a bit worn. Adventures in Canada £12.50

22352. MARCHANT Bessie: THE MISTRESS OF PURITY GAP
Cassell nd. Coloured frontis 3 bw plates Coloured picture onlaid Very early chipped slightly torn dw Coloured pic onlaid on dw spine. Adventures in Ecuador £15.00

22353. MARCHANT Bessie: THE SECRET OF THE EVERGLADES
Blackie nd 1937 prize label. 3 bw plates Pictorial boards Ownership stamp Spine slightly bumped on ends £12.50

19827. MARCHANT Bessie: GRETA'S DOMAIN
Blackie nd 1911 1st (1910 prize label). 6 bw plates (frontis frayed) Heavy foxing Hinges weak Ownership stamp Pictorial gilt lettered boards marked and bumped Back board watermarked. A story of Chiloe [sic] £6.50

19828. MARCHANT Bessie: LOIS IN CHARGE
Blackie nd 1917 inscr. 6 bw plates Foxing Pictorial boards a bit rubbed & bumped Ownership stamp. The story of a plantation in Brazil £6.50

19829. MARCHANT Bessie: THE FERRY HOUSE GIRLS
Blackie nd. 5 of 6 bw plates Lacks fep Slight foxing Pictorial boards rubbed & bumped on corners Spine rubbed on ends. An Australian story £7.50

9109. MARCHANT Bessie: TWO ON THEIR OWN
Blackie nd 1941 ins. 6 bw plates Ownership stamp Corners bumped & rubbed Pictorial spine Corners bumped. Adventures in New Brunswick £5.50

21407. MARCHANT Bessie: SILLA THE SEVENTH
Newnes nd 1937 inscr. Ownership stamp Spine a bit worn Boards a bit grubby. Set in Canada £12.00

20163. MARCHANT Bessie: ROLF THE REBEL
SPCK nd 1917 prize label. 2 coloured plates + a bw plate that may not belong Some page marking Hinges weak Ownership stamp Pictorial boards gilt lettered on spine Corners bumped Boards a bit worn & marked. Adventures in Cuba £6.50

22996. MARCHANT Bessie: SYLVIA'S SECRET
Blackie nd war economy. 4 bw plates Foxing Ownership stamp Boards a bit worn. Tale of the West Indies £6.00

19415. MARCHANT Bessie: THE HOMESTEADER GIRL
Nelson nd 1936 prize label. Coloured frontis + line Pictorial gilt lettered boards Spine very slightly frayed on ends £12.50

19417. MARCHANT Bessie: YEW TREE FARM
SPCK nd 1908 prize label. 4 bw plates Foxing Pictorial boards Spine a bit worn Ownership stamp Gilt stamp on back board. Set in Kent £12.50

21221. MARCHANT Bessie: A DAUGHTER OF THE RANGES
Blackie nd 1933 prize label. 4 bw plates Foxing Pictorial boards a bit marked & scraped Spine faded. A tale of western Canada £8.50

21222. MARCHANT Bessie: MARTA THE MAINSTAY
Blackie nd. 4 bw plates Ownership stamp Pictorial spine Boards a bit worn & marked. Set in Sweden (I think) £7.50

21223. MARCHANT Bessie: A MYSTERIOUS INHERITANCE
Blackie nd. 5 bw plates Foredge slightly foxed Ownership stamp Pictorial boards. Adventures in British Columbia £12.50

20468. MARCHANT Bessie: SALLY MAKES GOOD
Blackie nd. Coloured frontis 3 of 4 bw plates Inscr Lacks fep Front hinge very weak Pictorial boards worn. A story of Tasmania £6.50

20469. MARCHANT Bessie: THE TRIUMPHS OF THREE
Blackie nd war economy. 4 bw plates Lacks fep Ownership stamp Corners bumped Spine slightly worn on edges. Her last book set in Canada. £6.50

18935. MARCHANT Bessie: BY HONOUR BOUND
Nelson nd 1952 inscr. Bw frontis Frayed dw with faded slightly worn spine. School story £5.00

20984. MARCHANT Bessie: A COURAGEOUS GIRL
Blackie nd. 3 bw plates Erased inscr & ownership stamp Some page marking Boards a bit grubby. A story of Uruguay £6.00

20985. MARCHANT Bessie: FELICITY'S FORTUNE
Blackie nd war economy. 4 bw plates Part removed prize label Ownership stamp Small mark front board. Set in Malaya £6.50

23546. MARCHANT Bessie: HELEN OF THE BLACK MOUNTAIN
Blackie nd. 3 bw plates Prize label Foredge foxed Very bright pictorial boards Slightly torn dw a bit grubby on the front & missing small pieces top front Grubby on back. A story of Montenegro £7.50

18939. MARCHANT Bessie: A DAUGHTER OF THE RANGES
Blackie nd. 4 bw plates Prize label Grubby pictorial boards Spine a bit creased & rubbed on ends Corners bumped & rubbed. A tale of western Canada £8.50

20987. MARCHANT Bessie: SISTERS OF SILVER CREEK
Blackie nd 1936 prize label. 3 bw plates Foxing Ownership stamp Pictorial boards marked and bumped Indentation in front board going through to first few pages. A story of Western Canada £8.50

22066. MARLOW Veronica: THAT EVENTFUL TERM
OUP 1934 1st. Coloured frontis 3 bw plates Crossed out prize label Semipictorial boards a bit grubby Corners bumped. 2nd of enjoyable school trilogy £25.00

20988. MARLOWE Christabel: SHIRLEY AT CHARTERTON
Nelson nd 1950 prize label & 1973 inscr. Bw frontis + line Edges foxed Boards bumped stained & grubby. School story £6.50

23831. MARSH Eileen: JONQUIL, TEST PILOT
Sampson Low nd. Many striking full page bw illus Boards stained top and faded on edges Torn dw missing a few chunks. Adventures and skulduggery £15.00

23421. MARSH Eileen: JONQUIL, TEST PILOT
Sampson Low nd. Many striking full page bw illus Inscrs Corners bumiped Spine faded at ends where bits missing from dw - about 1/2 top & smaller bit bottom A bit creased and rubbed on edges. Adventures and skulduggery" £15.00

23983. MARSH Eileen: TWO GIRLS ON THE AIR TRAIL
Sampson Low Marston nd. Probably missing frontis Hinges weak in middle Corner torn from fep Hinges weak Standard semipictorial boards rubbed bumped & marked Spine very faded and split down sides. Adventures of twin girl daughters of an inventor £7.50

22716. MARSH Eileen: PEGGY: PARACHUTIST
Sampson Low nd 1939 prize label. 2 bw plates Some page marking Standard semipictorial boards grubby back boards stained £25.00

23787. MARSH Eileen: BETTY'S AIR ADVENTURE
Sampson Low nd 1938 inscr. Bw frontis Thick paper Paper covered pictorial boards Corners bumped Edges rubbed Spine slightly split 1 side and worn. Scarce flying adventure £25.00

23781. MARTIN Graham Dunstan: GIFTWISH
Allen & Unwin 1980 1st. Map eps Dw. Fantasy - apparently vying with Tolkien & le Guin £15.00

19329. MARTIN J P: UNCLE
Cape 1964 1st. Illus Q Blake Small inscr Pictorial eps Frayed slightly grubby dw. 1st edition of the 1st book of the series - Uncle is a millionaire elephant with a purple dressing gown & a BA from Oxford; wild surreal adventures £18.50

19788. MASON Helen Scheffler: KATY'S BRETON SUMMER
Collins 1966 1st. Inscr Boards grubby Dw a bit worn. An American teen goes to France & finds it hard to fit in £9.50

20991. MASON Stanley Weston: KESTRELS DARE DANGER
Hampton Library nd. Line illus Frayed dw. Family adventure £6.00

22068. MATHEWS M E: THE REDHEADS OF WINDYRIDGE
Blackie 1962 2nd edition. Ex Sunday School Library Protected dw with flaps cut down. 1st of the Windyridge holiday adventure series £12.50

23774. MATHEWS M E: SIXPENNY HOLIDAY
Blackie nd probably 1st. Illus Corners & spine ends bumped Board edges slightly faded Boards slightly marked. 3rd (& last) of the Windyridge holiday adventure series £19.50

23074. MATTHEWMAN Phyllis: JOSIE MOVES UP
Lutterworth 1943 1st. Hinges a bit weak Smells musty Back board stained Creased dw missing chunks. The third of her Daneswood school series £20.00

23643. MATTHEWMAN Phyllis: A NEW ROLE FOR NATASHA
Lutterworth 1945 1st. Coloured frontis Inscr Smells a bit musty Slightly torn dw Small piece missing bottom front. The fourth of her Daneswood school series £45.00

19330. MATTHEWMAN Phyllis: THE QUEERNESS OF RUSTY
Lutterworth 1941 1st. Bw frontis Spine faded Boards bumped & a bit worn Smells slightly musty Photocopy dw that's a bit too tall. 2nd of the Daneswood School series by EBD's lifelong friend £8.50

20992. MAYNE William: CATHEDRAL WEDNESDAY
OUP 1960 1st. Illus Prize label Foxing Frayed dw taped in places. 3rd of the Choir School quartet £45.00

18983. MAYNE William: CATHEDRAL WEDNESDAY
OUP 1960 1st. Illus Minor signs of school library but text pages seem unread Tape marks on boards and residue of tape marks on dw reverse showing through on back. 3rd of the Choir School quartet £40.00

18985. MAYNE William: CATHEDRAL WEDNESDAY
OUP 1960 1st. Illus Dw missing small piece bottom front & strip top back. 3rd of the Choir School quartet £50.00

22354. MAYNE William: A SWARM IN MAY
Oxford Children's Library 1962 new edition. Illus Ex school library Front hinge slightly weak Small mark front board £9.50

19422. McGREGOR Iona: AN EDINBURGH REEL
Faber 1968 1st. Exlibrary but very clean Slightly scraped dw. Historical story set in 1751 £7.50

19423. McGREGOR Iona: THE SNAKE AND THE OLIVE
Faber 1974 1st. VG in slightly bumped dw. Novel about Hippocrates £5.00

23536. McLAINE Kathleen: JEAN AT ST HILARY'S
Pickering & Inglis 1958 rep. Coloured frontis Prize label mostly removed Pages browning £5.00

18997. MEADE Mrs L T: THE BEAUFORTS
OUP 1927 rep. Coloured frontis 1943 inscr Edges foxed Spine faded Corners bumped. Family story £7.50

23953. MEADE Mrs L T: DEB & THE DUCHESS
Longman 1896 new edition. 7 bw plates Prize label Page marking Tilt decorated boards very worn Corners bumped & rubbed Spine torn on ends & sides Patchily faded AEG Not bad inside Heavy. Adventures & family life of a baby-talking girl and her dog £12.50

23753. MEADE Mrs L T: BASHFUL FIFTEEN
Cassell nd 31st thou 1920 prize label. 4 coloured plates A bit loose Coloured cameo pic pasted on decorated boards grubby and worn. A school story originally published in 1892 £10.00

22069. METHLEY Violet: FOURTEEN FOURTEENS
Nelson nd 1930 prize label. Bw frontis Dirty paper covered pictorial boards missing a couple of inches top spine. Short school story £7.50

21150. METHLEY Violet: FOURTEEN FOURTEENS
Nelson nd 1954 inscr. Bw frontis Dw. Short school story £7.50

23112. MEYNELL Laurence: SCOOP
Hamilton 1964 1st. Page edges brown Dw frayed & slightly worn on edges & folds. Robin Weston journalist thriller £20.00

23891. MEYNELL Laurence: NURSE ROSS AND THE DOCTOR
Hamilton 1962 1st. Exlibrary Pages a bit loose Edges foxed Dw laminated to boards Spine ends and corners bumped Well read Reading copy. #4 of series about a district nurse; I think it's YA rather than adult £15.00

23422. MEYNELL Laurence: NURSE ROSS SAVES THE DAY
Hamilton 1960 1st. Dw slightly creased & worn on edges. #3 of series about a district nurse; I think it's YA rather than adult £35.00

23423. MEYNELL Laurence: NURSE ROSS SHOWS THE WAY
Hamilton 1959 1st. Foredge slightly foxed Boards slightly marked Dw slightly torn on edges and grubby on back. #2 of series about a district nurse; I think it's YA rather than adult £40.00

23424. MEYNELL Laurence: NURSE ROSS TAKES OVER
Hamilton 1958 1st. Inscr Foredge foxed Dw with chunk cut from front flap Spine ends missing small bits & a bit worn. #1 of series about a district nurse; I think it's YA rather than adult £35.00

21151. MIALL Agnes: THE SCHOOLGIRL FUGITIVES
Newnes 1943 rep. Ownership label Prelims a bit wiggly Boards stained patchily faded & a bit soft. Kay series £8.50

20395. MIALL Agnes: CHERRY IN CHARGE
Newnes 1950 1st. Blacked out inscr Worn & dirty boards Spine faded & worn Foredge a bit ink spotted & foxed. 3rd & last of the Youth Club series £12.50

23425. MIDDLETON Ivy: TRIUMPHANT PIMPERNELS
RTS 1939 1st. Coloured frontis Prize label Small bleach mark on boards between spine & front £15.00

24236. MIDDLETON Ivy: THE POPPIES & MANDY
Victory Press 1966. Prize label Pictorial laminated boards Corners bumped. Guides and a small girl with cerebral palsy using language of the time £5.00

19007. MILES Edith: JILL FOR JULIA
Spring Books nd. Coloured frontis Inscr Spine faded Very ragged dw almost in 2 pieces A girl who has to do everything for her family longs to be a nurse £6.00

19008. MILES Edith: A MYSTERIOUS SCHOOLGIRL
Wells Gardner Darton 1930 1st. 4 bw plates 1 text page torn Embossed boards faded & marked £8.50

22477. MILES Edith: JILL FOR JULIA
Epworth Press nd. Bw frontis Tiny patches of fading on spine where bits are missing from the chipped dw. A girl who has to do everything for her family longs to be a nurse £15.00

22070. MILNE J P: THE MYSTERY OF GAILY MORE
Blackie nd. Bw frontis Inscr Front hinge weak Tape marks on eps & dw flaps Dw torn & missing chunks. School & adventure £6.50

21667. MITCHELL Lane: CODE WORD - BONTRY
Blackie nd. 3 bw plates Inscr Couple of pages slightly creased Torn slightly worn dw. Circus boys have detecting adventures & mysteries £6.50

19012. MOCKLER Anthony: KING ARTHUR & HIS KNIGHTS
Oxford Illustrated Classic 1987 rep. Full page coloured plates & line illus Nick Harris Corners & spine ends slightly rubbed Dw £9.50

23892. MOFFITT Virginia May: POLLYANNA AT SIX STAR RANCH
Harrap 1949 rep. Boards a bit marked Chipped and torn dw missing a few pieces. #3 (fill-in) of Pollyanna series £15.00

23960. MOFFITT Virginia May: POLLYANNA AT SIX STAR RANCH
Harrap 1949 rep. Foxing Torn dw missing chunks top front and bottom spine. #3 (fill-in) of Pollyanna series £12.50

20996. MOGRIDGE Stephen: PIRACY!
Nelson 1961 1st. Line illus Pages browning Spine creased Slightly scraped dw. 2 boys on a boat adventure £6.00

20997. MOGRIDGE Stephen: THE SCOOTER ADVENTURE
Nelson 1960 1st. Line illus Prize label Pages browning Front hinge weak Spine faded & bleached where bits missing from dw Dw torn foxed scraped & fairly grotty. The scooter is a motor scooter & 2 brothers are on the trail of present day smugglers £9.50

23075. MOGRIDGE Stephen: PETER AND THE FLYING SAUCERS
Hutchinson nd. Bw frontis Dw slightly rubbed on edges & grubby on back. First of a short 1950s scifi series £15.00

19016. MOLESWORTH Mrs: THE CUCKOO CLOCK
Macmillan 1980 new edition (Facsimile Classics). 16 coloured plates CE Brock Pictorial eps Gilt lettered boards Dw. £10.00

20998. MONTGOMERY L M: ANNE OF AVONLEA
Harrap 1938 rep. Inscr Pic from dw pasted to fep Pages browning Spine faded Corners bumped £3.50

20999. MONTGOMERY L M: ANNE OF THE ISLAND
Harrap 1936 rep. Inscr Foxing Boards worn Spine worn & torn at ends and faded Corners bumped & rubbed £4.00

21000. MONTGOMERY L M: AT THE ALTAR
McClelland & Stewart (Canada) 1994. Dw. Matrimonial Tales £20.00

21004. MONTGOMERY L M: THE STORY GIRL
Harrap 1945 rep. Lacks bep weakening back hinge Spine faded Corners bumped £6.50

16911. MONTGOMERY L M: RILLA OF INGLESIDE
Harrap 1936 rep. Coloured frontis Inscr Bookplate Corners & board edges bumped & worn Spine dulled & very scraped coming unattached on one side £6.00

21777. MONTGOMERY L M: JANE OF LANTERN HILL
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1950 rep. Pages slightly browning Decorated boards bumped on corners & spine ends Rubbed patchily faded dw torn on back & chipped on spine ends £20.00

21778. MONTGOMERY L M: A TANGLED WEB
McClelland & Stewart (Canada) 1989. Book is vg dw spine is faded with 2 tear. UK title Aunt Becky began It" £17.50

21535. MONTGOMERY L M: MISTRESS PAT
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1937. Inscr Prelims foxed Grubby bumped & stained boards torn bottom spine £8.50

22856. MONTGOMERY L M: RILLA OF INGLESIDE
Harrap 1941 rep. Coloured frontis Board edges a bit faded Frayed dw with a few small tears & small piece missing bottom spine £15.00

23880. MONTGOMERY L M: ANNE OF INGLESIDE
Harrap 1949 rep. Shabby reading copy Foxing & page marking Lacks fep Hinges weak Boards badly marked & battered Spine unattached one side £3.50

22857. MONTGOMERY L M: CHRONICLES OF AVONLEA
Harrap 1931 rep. Slight foxing Corners & spine ends rubbed Orange dw worn on creases & missing small pieces from corners & spine ends £9.50

19018. MONTGOMERY L M: ANNE OF AVONLEA
Harrap 1946 rep. Lacks fep weakening front hinge Inscr Slightly chipped & creased orange dw stuck to cellophane £5.00

19020. MONTGOMERY L M: ANNE OF GREEN GABLES
Harrap 1936 rep. Page edges foxed Dw from the Anne Shirley film strengthened with cellophane £4.00

19021. MONTGOMERY L M: ANNE OF GREEN GABLES
Harrap 1926 rep. Coloured frontis Heavy foxing Front hinge very weak 2 cuts in back board Boards marked & worn £5.00

19025. MONTGOMERY L M: ANNE'S HOUSE OF DREAMS
Harrap 1936 rep. Inscr Foxing Spine faded Boards bumped Orange dw worn creased & scraped; torn between front & front flap £4.00

19031. MONTGOMERY L M: THE BLUE CASTLE
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1930 rep pocket edition. Slight foxing Boards a bit worn & rubbed £19.50

19032. MONTGOMERY L M: THE BLUE CASTLE
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1980 rep. Pictorial laminated boards Inscr Slight page marking £17.50

19034. MONTGOMERY L M: CHRONICLES OF AVONLEA
Harrap 1947 rep. Corners bumped Spine faded Ragged front & spine only of orange dw £5.00

19040. MONTGOMERY L M: THE GOLDEN ROAD
Cornstalk (Australia) 1925. Coloured frontis Lacks fep Spine faded boards a bit bumped & worn £6.50

19041. MONTGOMERY L M: THE GOLDEN ROAD
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1982 new edition. Slight splash bottom edge Pictorial laminated boards £8.50

19044. MONTGOMERY L M: KILMENY OF THE ORCHARD
Cornstalk (Australia) 1927 rep. Very slight foxing Boards a bit rubbed & bumped £10.00

19045. MONTGOMERY L M: KILMENY OF THE ORCHARD
Cornstalk (Australia) Platypus 1927 rep. Inscr Foredge slightly foxed Spine faded & a bit worn Boards bumped and slightly grubby £10.00

19047. MONTGOMERY L M: KILMENY OF THE ORCHARD
Harrap 1947 rep. Lacks fep Spine faded Boards worn Chipped slightly worn orange dw with faded spine £12.50

19048. MONTGOMERY L M: KILMENY OF THE ORCHARD
Cornstalk (Australia) 1992 new edition. Pictorial laminated boards £10.00

19049. MONTGOMERY L M: KILMENY OF THE ORCHARD
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1982 new edition. Pictorial laminated boards Corners bumped £10.00

19050. MONTGOMERY L M: KILMENY OF THE ORCHARD
Harrap 1936 rep. Page edges foxed Spine faded & a bit worn Boards marked £15.00

19337. MONTGOMERY L M: MAGIC FOR MARIGOLD
Angus & Robertson 1981 new edition. Inscr Pictorial laminated boards £20.00

19342. MONTGOMERY L M: MISTRESS PAT
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1948. Corners bumped Spine & board edges a bit worn £15.00

19343. MONTGOMERY L M: MISTRESS PAT
Harrap 1956 rep. Eps stained Pencil scribble on a couple of pages Foredge heavily foxed Boards dirty bumped & worn £10.00

19347. MONTGOMERY L M: PAT OF SILVER BUSH
Hodder & Stoughton 1936 rep. Boards a bit bumped & marked Spine faded & worn (very slightly split) on edges £8.50

19348. MONTGOMERY L M: PAT OF SILVER BUSH
Hodder & Stoughton 1936 rep. Inscr Some foxing Spine stuck back on with tape Corners bumped £15.00

19349. MONTGOMERY L M: PAT OF SILVER BUSH
Hodder & Stoughton 1933 1st in this edition. Lacks fep weakening front hinge Foxing Rubber stamps on prelims Back hinge split Bep marked Couple of pages loose Boards shabby Reading copy £7.50

19350. MONTGOMERY L M: PAT OF SILVER BUSH
Grosset & Dunlap (US) 1933. Very shabby ex City of Lusaka public library Well read 1 text page torn in half Rebound Boards bumped & worn Reading copy £7.50

19351. MONTGOMERY L M: PAT OF SILVER BUSH
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1956. Ex school library Pictorial fep missing Badly strengthened worn boards - looks like someone practising bookbinding Fairly well read Handmade dw £10.00

19352. MONTGOMERY L M: PAT OF SILVER BUSH
Angus & Robertson 1981 new edition. Inscr Pictorial laminated boards Corners bumped Spine slightly faded £12.50

19353. MONTGOMERY L M: RAINBOW VALLEY
Harrap 1936 rep. Bookplate & inscr Spine faded & ends rubbed Corners bumped Boards a bit marked £6.00

19354. MONTGOMERY L M: RAINBOW VALLEY
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1947. Inscr Pages browning Spine faded which is odd as it has a dw Dw missing small piece bottom spin Small tears £12.50

19355. MONTGOMERY L M: RAINBOW VALLEY
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1947. Name fep Pages browning Dw stained & big tears spine ends £12.50

19357. MONTGOMERY L M: RAINBOW VALLEY
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1936. Name fep Foredge foxed Corners bumped & rubbed Boards marked Spine faded & rubbed £9.50

19358. MONTGOMERY L M: RAINBOW VALLEY
Harrap 1956 rep. Scribble fep Foredge a bit marked Spine faded & rubbed Boards stained Corners rubbed £6.50

19359. MONTGOMERY L M: RILLA OF INGLESIDE
Harrap 1938 rep. Coloured frontis Foredge grubby & rubbed Corners bumped & rubbed Boards a bit worn Spine split down one side £10.00

19363. MONTGOMERY L M: RILLA OF INGLESIDE
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1991. Pages browning Pictorial laminated boards Spine slightly faded £8.50

19364. MONTGOMERY L M: THE ROAD TO YESTERDAY
Angus & Robertson 1975 1st. Pages browning Grubby rubbed dw with tears on spine. Tales of The Island £8.50

19365. MONTGOMERY L M: THE STORY GIRL
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1976. Inscr Pictorial laminated boards £10.00

19366. MONTGOMERY L M: THE STORY GIRL
Angus & Robertson (Australia) nd. Pictorial laminated boards Spine faded £10.00

19369. MONTGOMERY L M: THE STORY GIRL
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1992. Pictorial laminated boards Spine faded £10.00

16823. MONTGOMERY L M: THE STORY GIRL
Harrap 1943 rep. Small inscr Hinges slightly weak Spine foxed Corners bumped Frayed dw with faded spine & scored on front £9.50

22479. MONTGOMERY L M: AFTER MANY DAYS
McClelland & Stewart (Canada) 1991 1st. Corner bumped Dw. Tales of Time Passed £10.00

22480. MONTGOMERY L M: ALONG THE SHORE
McClelland & Stewart (Canada) 1989 1st. Nice copy in slightly bumped dw. Tales by the Sea £10.00

22481. MONTGOMERY L M: ANNE OF AVONLEA
Pitman 1911 1st UK edition 14th impression. Tissue guarded coloured frontis George Gibbs Name fep Foxing Front hinges weak Small coloured portrait pasted to front board Boards a bit stained Spine worn £50.00

22482. MONTGOMERY L M: ANNE OF GREEN GABLES
Harrap 1933 1st thus. 8 lovely coloured plates by Sybil Tawse (1 creased down centre) Prize label Very slight foxing Corners bumped Boards a bit rubbed & marked Spine slightly faded Very hard to find edition £60.00

22483. MONTGOMERY L M: ANNE OF GREEN GABLES
Page (US) 1st edition, later impression. Probably 1920 (although it doesn't mention House of Dreams) but same format as the 1st 8 bw plates MA & WAJ Claus Small coloured portrait pasted to front board a bit faded Boards bumped grubby & a bit worn £40.00

22484. MONTGOMERY L M: ANNE OF THE ISLAND
Page (US) 1915 1st edition1st impression. Tissue guarded coloured frontis Front hinge a little weak Small coloured portrait picture pasted to front board Boards bright and very slightly bumped Chipped torn & worn dw missing many small pieces. This is really scarce as a 'proper' 1st; interestingly the top of the dw states 'completing the trilogy' £750.00

22485. MONTGOMERY L M: THE BLUE CASTLE
McClelland & Stewart 1926 Canadian 1st. Foredge foxed Bep roughly torn out exposing & weakening back hinge Pictorial boards Spine faded Corners & spine ends worn bumped & frayed Dw is from an early Harrap edition - grubby torn & chipped + missing large chunk from front £75.00

22487. MONTGOMERY L M: THE DOCTOR'S SWEETHEART
McGraw-Hill Ryerson 1979 Canadian 1st. Dw with browned spine Top spine slightly bumped Short stories mostly of love £15.00

22488. MONTGOMERY L M: EMILY CLIMBS
McClelland & Stewart 1925 Canadian 1st edition slightly later impression but same format. Coloured tissue guarded frontis separate I feel it may have come from another copy as it's marginally larger Same picture repeated on bright pasted down picture on front board Spine ends & corners a bit bumped The pages are clean with just a tiny bit of foxing on the foredge Generally nice tight bright copy £30.00

22489. MONTGOMERY L M: EMILY'S QUEST
Stokes 1927 1st edition and, I believe, 1st impression. Coloured tissue guarded frontis slightly chipped on bottom edge margin with the same picture pasted on the front board a bit rubbed & faded Spine ends & edges + corners bumped & rubbed Back board marked Pencil inscr Page edges a bit browned but not a bad copy £35.00

22490. MONTGOMERY L M: THE GOLDEN ROAD
Harrap 1929 rep. The Golden Road Harrap 1929 rep Coloured frontis Nice inscr Foredge & a very few pages foxed Spine faded & foxed £7.50

22491. MONTGOMERY L M: KILMENY OF THE ORCHARD
Pitman 1910 1st UK edition 1st impression. Tissue guarded coloured frontis + 3 coloured plates Presentation copy Front hinge slightly weak Foredge foxed Small oval coloured picture pasted to front board a bit rubbed Corners rubbed Scarce 1st £50.00

22492. MONTGOMERY L M: MAGIC FOR MARIGOLD
McClelland & Stewart 1929 Canadian 1st. Sadly missing its frontis otherwise a nice tight copy Slightly foxed on foredge Full size colour picture pasted to front board Corners & spine ends bumped & slightly rubbed £30.00

22493. MONTGOMERY L M: MISTRESS PAT
McClelland & Stewart (Canada) 1935. I don't believe it's the actual Canadian 1st (although dated as such) as it has black titles on the boards instead of silver The original didn't have a frontis but this has a loose coloured frontis which I think mum must have removed from another edition Corners & spine ends bumped & rubbed Spine faded Inside nice & tight £15.00

22494. MONTGOMERY L M: RAINBOW VALLEY
Burt US dated as a 1919 1st but that was published by Stokes. 1927 inscr so probably an earlyish reprint Coloured frontis Hinge slightly weak Full size coloured picture pasted to front board a bit rubbed bumped & scraped Corners bumped Boards a bit worn Spine dull Back board has 1 long scratch down it though it could be a mark £30.00

21983. MONTGOMERY L M: CHRONICLES OF AVONLEA
Harrap 1928 rep. Slight foxing Corners bumped Spine faded & torn on ends Unattached one side £5.00

22495. MONTGOMERY L M: THE ROAD TO YESTERDAY
Angus & Robertson 1975 1st UK. Pages browning Slightly frayed & grubby dw. Tales of The Island £9.50

22496. MONTGOMERY L M: THE STORY GIRL
Page (US) 1911 1st edition 1st impression July 1911 inscr. Tissue guarded coloured frontis Grubby marks on a few pages Coloured portrait pasted to front board a bit scraped Corners slightly bumped Spine ends bumped Boards a bit grubby Tight copy £45.00

22497. MONTGOMERY L M: A TANGLED WEB
McClelland & Stewart 1931 Canadian 1st. Slight marking on prelims & foredge Chipped & torn dw with very faded spine strengthened on reverse with stamp paper Dw a bit grubby (UK title Aunt Becky Began It) £75.00

21233. MONTGOMERY L M: MAGIC FOR MARIGOLD
Harrap 1942 rep. Thickish dark green board edition Hinges very weak Lacks eps Boards marked worn & bumped Not a brilliant copy but a scarcish title £12.50

21235. MONTGOMERY L M: RILLA OF INGLESIDE
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1930. Foredge a bit browned Boards slightly marked £12.00

21005. MOODY Peggie C: JERRY OF ST WINIFRED'S
Lutterworth 1958. Coloured frontis Lacks fep Foredge browned Spine faded & worn on ends Boards a bit marked & rubbed £6.50

19377. MOODY Peggie C: JERRY OF ST WINIFRED'S
Lutterworth 1958. Coloured frontis Corners bumped Boards a bit marked & rubbed £8.50

9641. MOORE Dorothea: A PLUCKY SCHOOLGIRL
Nisbet nd 4th impression 1915 prize label. 2 coloured plates Standard decorated boards Corners bumped Spine a bit dulled. The first 'Terry' story £10.00

23494. MOORE Dorothea: GUIDE GILLY ADVENTURER
Dean nd. Coloured frontis Inscr Pages browning Boards stained bumped & rubbed £6.50

24263. MOORE Dorothea: THE NEW GIRL AT PEN-Y-GANT
Nisbet nd pocket edition. Inscr Foxing Corners bumped Spine stained and possibly restuck Boards patchily faded and marked. A not very inspiring copy of one of her hardest to find books set in Cornwall and reissued as A Rebel in the Third £10.00

23426. MOORE Patrick: THE VOICE OF MARS
Burke 1960 new edition. Inscr Dw a bit creased missing small piece bottom spine & couple of pieces from edge £15.00

19793. MOSS Nancy: THE CLIFF HOUSE MONSTER
Chambers 1957 1st. Bw frontis Inscr (though not sure how much John would have appreciated a girls' school story Pages brown Boards very grubby #4 of series £6.00

21007. MOSSOP Irene: HILARY LEADS THE WAY
Warne 1936. Coloured frontis Spine faded Edges a bit rubbed Dw missing small pieces from edges Dw spine faded & missing strip bottom spine £19.50

21008. MOSSOP Irene: THERESA ON TRIAL
Warne 1935. Coloured frontis Prize label Foxing Spine faded & a bit worn £40.00

23363. MOSSOP Irene: CHRIS IN COMMAND
Sampson Low Marston nd 1934 inscr. Bw frontis Inscr Standard pictorial boards blotchy with faded spine £10.00

23881. MOSSOP Irene: THE LUCK OF THE OAKLEIGHS
Warne nd 1936 prize label. Coloured frontis Bottom edge scribbled Spine covered with tape & bumped Boards marked £5.00

17543. MOSSOP Irene: THE TAMING OF PRICKLES
Shaw nd 1939 prize label. 4 bw plates Decorated boards Repaired grubby & slightly rubbed dw missing small piece bottom spine Very scarce title £35.00

21981. MOSSOP Irene: CHARM'S LAST CHANCE
Collins nd. Bw frontis Pages browning Creased dw missing small pieces £6.50

22498. MOSSOP Irene: CHRIS IN COMMAND
Sampson Low Marston nd 1937 inscr. Bw frontis Standard pictorial boards Spine faded & slightly marked Corners bumped £15.00

23893. MUIR Marie: TORRIDONS' TRIUMPH
Collins 1960 1st. Coloured frontis + line Prize label Edges slightly browned Spine ends slightly bumped Dw chipped browned on edges and scraped. #1 of series of 4 family adventure stories; they're running the family boatyard in Scotland then 2 American girls turn up £9.50

23818. MUMFORD Elisabeth: JUDY JOINS THE JASMINES
CSSM nd Messily crossed out 1942 inscr. 4 bw plates Foxed Boards stained bumped & worn Top spine torn. School/Guide story £7.50

21980. NASH FOH: KATTIE OF THE BALKANS
Warne 1950. Coloured frontis Foxing Spine faded Corners bumped. Guides & Ruritania £8.50

19456. NEEDHAM Violet: THE HORN OF MERLYNS
Collins 1956 rep. Illus Inscr Slight foxing Spine stained Photocopy dw £45.00

19457. NEEDHAM Violet: THE HOUSE OF THE PALADIN
Collins 1947 rep. Illus Inscr Spine creased Dw in 2 bits frayed & missing 2 top spine" £20.00

19458. NEEDHAM Violet: THE HOUSE OF THE PALADIN
Collins 1947 rep. Illus Inscr Baggy browned dw missing bits £20.00

19463. NEEDHAM Violet: THE HOUSE OF THE PALADIN
Collins 1945 1st. Illus Boards dirty & bumped Spine very faded & worn £15.00

19464. NEEDHAM Violet: THE HOUSE OF THE PALADIN
Seagull 1959. Coloured frontis & line Eps foxed Slightly torn dw worn on edges £7.50

19465. NEEDHAM Violet: THE HOUSE OF THE PALADIN
Seagull 1959. Coloured frontis & line Prize label stuck in upside down - I think I'd be offended Slightly torn & chipped dw £7.50

19466. NEEDHAM Violet: THE HOUSE OF THE PALADIN
Seagull 1957. Coloured frontis & line Pages browning Spine faded £5.00

19469. NEEDHAM Violet: THE WOODS OF WINDRI
Seagull 1958. Coloured frontis + line Pages browning Corners bumped Boards grubby Spine faded browned & rubbed on ends £7.50

19470. NEEDHAM Violet: THE WOODS OF WINDRI
Seagull 1958. Coloured frontis + line Pages browning Corners bumped Spine faded & rubbed on ends £7.50

21010. NEEDHAM Violet: THE BETRAYER
Children's Book Club nd 1952 inscr. Illus Spine faded Boards bumped & a bit marked £12.50

22071. NEEDHAM Violet: THE CHANGELING OF MONTE LUCIO
Collins 1946 1st. Illus Inscr Boards slightly foxed Chipped slightly torn dw missing pieces from back £19.50

22072. NEEDHAM Violet: THE STORMY PETREL
Collins 1942 1st. Illus Private library label fep Corners bumped Spine faded £30.00

23959. NEEDHAM Violet: THE WOODS OF WINDRI
Collins 1947 rep. Illus Heavy foxing on page edges Inscrs Dw foxed on back £9.50

21152. NEEDHAM Violet: THE BELL OF THE FOUR EVANGELISTS
Collins 1947 1st. Illus Small inscr Spine faded Corners bumped £6.50

15780. NEEDHAM Violet: THE BETRAYER
Children's Book Club nd. Illus Hiinges very weak Inscr Boards dirty Spine faded & unattached one side £15.00

21669. NEEDHAM Violet: RICHARD & THE GOLDEN HORSESHOE
Collins 1954 1st. Illus Exlibrary Rebound Well read Corners bumped £35.00

22695. NEEDHAM Violet: THE BOY IN RED
Collins 1948 1st. Illus Boards very dirty & bumped 2 different photocopy dws £30.00

16822. NEEDHAM Violet: THE HORN OF MERLYNS
Collins 1956 rep. Illus Feels exlibrary Lacks fep Tape marks on eps & slightly on boards Think foredge has been handcoloured Foxing £8.50

13542. NEEDHAM Violet: PANDORA OF PARRHAM ROYAL
Collins 1951 1st. Illus Front hinge a bit weak Boards a bit grubby & bumped Spine a bit faded Photocopy dustwrapper £12.50

19437. NEEDHAM Violet: THE BOY IN RED
Collins 1948 1st. Illus Corners bumped & rubbed Spine faded & worn on ends & sides £30.00

19439. NEEDHAM Violet: THE CHANGELING OF MONTE LUCIO
Collins 1946 1st. Illus Boards dirty & bumped £15.00

19441. NEEDHAM Violet: THE CHANGELING OF MONTE LUCIO
Collins 1946 1st. Illus Spine grubby Corners bumped £15.00

19447. NEEDHAM Violet: THE CHANGELING OF MONTE LUCIO
Collins 1946 1st. Illus Boards very dirty & bumped Boots library label part removed from front £15.00

21239. NEEDHAM Violet: THE CHANGELING OF MONTE LUCIO
Collins 1946 1st. Illus Boards grubby & bumped Rubbed dw missing 1 from spine ends" £15.00

19448. NEEDHAM Violet: THE CHANGELING OF MONTE LUCIO
Evergreen Library 1968 new edition. Illus Bookshop stamp Lacks fep Edges slightly foxed Board edges very slightly rubbed Faded grubby dw £10.00

21240. NEEDHAM Violet: THE EMERALD CROWN
Collins 1946 rep. Illus Boards marked especially spine Corners bumped Torn repaired dirty dw missing small bits & no back flap £15.00

21241. NEEDHAM Violet: THE HOUSE OF THE PALADIN
Collins 1945 1st. Illus Inscr Spine ends faded where pieces missing from worn dw £15.00

19450. NEEDHAM Violet: THE EMERALD CROWN
Collins 1952 rep. Illus Inscr Dw slightly torn creased & rubbed £25.00

19451. NEEDHAM Violet: THE EMERALD CROWN
Collins 1952 rep. Illus Exlibrary Very grotty reading copy £5.00

24059. NEEDHAM Violet: ADVENTURES AT WINDSOR CASTLE
Lutterworth 1957 1st. Illus Probably exlibrary - lacks fep; tape marks & scrapes inside front & back boards Corner cut from pretitle Foredge slightly foxed Spine & edges of back board faded Corners & spine ends bumped Letter written on spine. Time slip £40.00

24060. NEEDHAM Violet: THE SWORD OF ST CYPRIAN & other stories
Violet Needham Society 2003 paperback. Illus and possibly signed by the illustrator Covers a bit bumped & creased; big crease back wrap. Sword is her last (previously unpublished) novel + her short stories from annuals + others unpublished £30.00

19455. NEEDHAM Violet: THE HORN OF MERLYNS
Collins 1943 1st. Illus Lacks fep Front hinge a bit weak Corners bumped Front board marked £40.00

19504. NESBIT E: E NESBIT'S TALES OF TERROR (edited Hugh Lamb)
Methuen 1983 1st. Illus Slightly bumped dw. Tales of the macabre written at the beginning of her literary life £10.00

22499. NESBIT E: THE COMPLETE BOOK OF DRAGONS
Hamilton 1972 1st thus. Illus Erik Blegvad Exlibrary but very clean Dw laminated to boards. Stories from the Strand Magazine 11899 + one from Five of us & Madeline £9.50

22500. NESBIT E: THE CONSCIENCE PUDDING
Hamilton 1971 1st thus. Illus Erik Blegvad Pictorial boards Slightly bumped dw. Christmas story from New Treasure Seekers £12.50

22504. NESBIT E: THE PHOENIX AND THE CARPET
Fisher Unwin1904 1st edition 2nd impression. 46 bw plates by HR Millar Inscr Hinges slightly weak in middle Gilt decorated semi pictorial boards slightly stained & bumped Top edge gilt £75.00

22505. NESBIT E: FIVE OF US - AND MADELINE
Fisher Unwin 1925 1st. Coloured frontis + 6 bw plates Some page marking & foxing Back hinge weak Embossed boards with gilt lettered faded spine Top edge gilt £50.00

22506. NESBIT E: HARDING'S LUCK
Hodder & Stoughton 1909 1st. 16 b/cream plates (2 loose) Foxing Inscr (1914) Hinges a bit weak Bright semi pictorial red/gilt boards Spine faded & a bit worn Corners bumped Top edge gilt £60.00

22507. NESBIT E: LAYS AND LEGENDS (first series)
Longmans 1892 3rd edition. Quite heavy foxing but otherwise a pretty copy in gilt decorated boards slightly rubbed on spine ends. Poems £40.00

22508. NESBIT E: THE MAGIC CITY
Macmillan 1910 1st. 27 bw plates (3 loose) Bookplate Top edge gilt Bright semipictorial red/gilt boards Spine dulled Corners bumped Spine ends slightly split down 1 side £90.00

22509. NESBIT E: THE MAGIC WORLD
Macmillan 1912 1st possibly later impression. 24 bw plates Front hinge a bit weak Top edge gilt Slightly grubby pictorial boards Gilt lettered spine faded & a bit worn. The true 1st should be red with a gold picture; this is a greeny-grey with the picture and lettering on the front in black. A bit of an oddity £50.00

22510. NESBIT E: NEW TREASURE SEEKERS
Fisher Unwin 1904 1st. Bw frontis + line Front hinge very weak back hinge a little less so 1 section possibly restuck Page marking Well read Gilt decorated semipictorial boards Top edge gilt Spine faded creased down middle and torn at ends £20.00

22511. NESBIT E: NINE UNLIKELY TALES
Fisher Unwin 1901 1st. 27 bw plates H R Millar Not a brilliant copy Hinges weak Page edges brown A lot of page marking Top edge gilt Smells a bit musty Gilt decorated boards very faded grubby & worn especially the spine £25.00

22512. NESBIT E: THE OLD NURSERY STORIES
Hodder & Stoughton 1975 1st thus. Illus Faith Jaques Dw edges very slightly rubbed £15.00

22513. NESBIT E: OSWALD BASTABLE & OTHERS
Wells Gardner Darton nd. 18 bw plates CE Brock & HR Millar; 1 is loose & the last 3 are missing but the book's pages end before the page numbers on the list of ills so they may not have been in this edition Foredge very lightly foxed Pictorial boards with gilt lettered spine A very torn & ragged dw missing small pieces Probably a 1910s reprint from advertised titles £50.00

22514. NESBIT E: THE STAR OF BETHLEHEM
Nister nd 1897 inscr. 4 coloured chromolithographs Pages very marked Front hinge very weak Staples rusty Grubby paper covered pictorial boards rubbed on corners. A 12 page poem - very scarce early work by Nesbit; small format £45.00

22515. NESBIT E: THE STORY OF THE AMULET
Fisher Unwin 1906 1st. Bw frontis + line 1910 inscr Hinge weak in middle making 1 section slightly loose Back hinge splitting Page marking Gilt decorated semipictorial boards Top edge gilt Front bright spine faded Spine ends a bit rubbed Corners very slightly bumped £150.00

22516. NESBIT E: THE STORY OF THE TREASURE SEEKERS
Fisher Unwin 1902 4th impression. 17 bw plates (3 loose) Hinges very weak Foxing Bookplate Page edges red Semipictorial red/gilt boards Boards worn Spine faded & worn Boards fairly shabby Reading copy of a very early edition £25.00

22517. NESBIT E: WET MAGIC
Werner Laurie nd 1916 inscr probably 1st. 14 bw plates 2 of them fold-out HR Millar Very slight page marking Semipictorial gilt boards Front bright spine faded & frayed and slightly chipped at top with tiny rubbed hole on one side Back board slightly marked Corners bumped Top edge gilt Generally a nice copy £60.00

22518. NESBIT E: THE WONDERFUL GARDEN
Macmillan 1911 1st. 26 bw plates HR Millar Slight damage to 2 page edges probably binding fault Hinges a bit weak Inscr Semipictorial gilt boards Spine slightly faded with hole in it between the r and d of 'garden' Boards a bit marked Corners bumped Top edge gilt £70.00

19512. NEWMAN Marjorie: SCORING FOR THE SCHOOL
Nelson nd 1954 inscr. Bw frontis + line Foredge very slightly foxed Chipped dw missing bits & taped £6.00

22073. NEWMAN Marjorie: JENNIFER TAKES THE LEAD
Epworth Press 1939 1st. Bw frontis Foxing Slightly worn stained boards bleached on one edge Corners bumped. School story £6.00

21243. NOBLE Vernon: THE CASE OF THE MISSING PROFESSOR
Harrap 1952. Coloured frontis + line Messy inscr Lacks fep. Children detecting £12.50

21219. NOKES Ethel: THE FOURTH FORM GANG AGAIN
RTS nd. Pretty coloured frontis B Freeman 1 page stained otherwise nice inside Spine & board edges faded & worn Back board marked £9.50

21225. NORLING Winifred: HELMIE AT ST SWITHUN'S
Epworth Press nd. Bw frontis Lacks fep weakening front hinge Bep stained Boards blotchy worn & bumped £12.50

21244. NORLING Winifred: THE LEADER OF THE REBELS
Purnell 1961. Bw frontis Small inscr Pages browning £6.50

23252. NORTON Mary: THE BORROWERS AFIELD
Dent 1958 rep. Coloured frontis + line Map eps Dw torn on edges & missing strips from spine ends £7.50

23253. NORTON Mary: THE BORROWERS
Dent 1960 rep. Coloured frontis + sepia line illus Torn dw missing piece top back A bit marked £6.50

21245. NORTON Mary: BEDKNOB AND BROOMSTICK
Dent 1972 rep. Illus Lacks fep Foredge foxed Dw grubby on back & frayed on edges. Originally published as 2 volumes - The Magic Bedknob and Bonfires and Broomsticks £12.50

19472. O'CONNOR G: ALL ABOARD FOR ADVENTURE
Lutterworth 1954 rep. Coloured frontis Prize label Back hinge very weak Spine dulled Board edge stained. Shortish boat adventure £5.00

21978. OGDEN Angela (Aged Twelve): MRS FLUSTER'S CIRCUS
Joseph 1948 1st. Pretty coloured illus Hinges a bit weak in middle Boards grubby worn & bumped. Young children's story £7.50

22075. OHLSON E E: PIPPA IN SWITZERLAND
Nelson nd. Illus Old gift tag taped to fep Foredge foxed Frayed dw £12.50

21248. OLDMEADOW Katharine: SCHOOLDAYS OF PRUNELLA
Collins nd. Coloured frontis Lacks fep Front hinge weak Spine faded at bottom Corners bumped. Part of Princess Prunella £4.50

17682. OLDMEADOW Katharine: PRINCESS ANNE
Collins 1940 rep. Coloured frontis Corners softened & bumped Boards slightly worn £4.50

17683. OLDMEADOW Katharine: PRINCESS CHARMING
Collins nd 1928 inscr. Coloured frontis 3 sepia plates Semi pictorial boards (blazer girl spine) a bit worn & rubbed £17.50

19527. OLDMEADOW Katharine: MADCAP JUDY
Collins nd. Very thick old book Coloured frontis Coloured pictorial boards a bit worn & rubbed but protected with cellophane which is holding it together School story £20.00

19600. OLDMEADOW Katharine: PRINCESS CHARMING
Children's Press nd. Pages browning Slightly torn dw £5.00

22521. OLDMEADOW Katharine: MADCAP JUDY
Collins nd. Coloured frontis Lacks fep Semipictorial boards a bit bumped School story £15.00

23106. ONEAL Zibby: IN SUMMER LIGHT
Gollancz 1986 1st UK. Dw. YA story of the daughter of an artist with ambivalent feelings towards him and art. £8.50

19535. ORMSBY Ierne: WILD WEST SALLY
RTS/Lutterworth 1939 1st. Coloured frontis Lacks fep slightly weakening front hinge Foxing Spine faded & slightly split on one edge Corners bumped Boards patchily faded. Set in Canada the exciting adventures of a young frontier girl who was found in a train wreck with a violin £12.50

22076. OVERTON Jenny: THE NIGHTWATCH WINTER
Faber 1973 1st. Ex school library Quite a few stamps Corner torn from one text page losing a few words Dw with stuck on protection. Sequel to Creed Country £15.00

21251. OXENHAM Elsie J: BIDDY'S SECRET
Chambers 1932 1st. Bw frontis Inscr Boards splashed & faded especially spine Photocopy dw £149.00

21253. OXENHAM Elsie J: A HOLIDAY QUEEN
Collins nd 1931 prize label. Coloured frontis Page edges slightly foxed Standard pictorial boards (sailing ship) Slightly creased dw with a few tears & small piece missing from back but protected £40.00

21257. OXENHAM Elsie J: QUEEN OF THE ABBEY GIRLS
Collins 1946 rep large black/silver. Coloured frontis Inscrs Corners bumped Boards damp marked Torn stained dw missing large chunks £15.00

24073. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE TUCK-SHOP GIRL
Chambers 1916 1st. 4 coloured plates Inscr Hinges weak in middle but generally nice inside Bright pictorial boards with a picture of a Guide on the front Slightly rubbed on spine ends & corners. 1st of the Jinty trilogy £220.00

21258. OXENHAM Elsie J: ROBINS IN THE ABBEY
Collins 1947 1st. 3 bw plates Front hinge slightly weak Spine faded £6.50

21259. OXENHAM Elsie J: SCHOOLGIRL JEN AT THE ABBEY
Collins nd 1st. Coloured frontis loose Lacks fep Spine faded Boards stained Photocopy dw £6.50

23308. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE ABBEY GIRLS AT HOME
Seagull 1951. Lacks fep Foredge grubby Corners bumped £4.50

21261. OXENHAM Elsie J: STRANGERS AT THE ABBEY
Collins 1951 1st. Coloured frontis Dw bottom spine a bit worn £5.00

23309. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE ABBEY GIRLS IN TOWN
Collins 1941 rep (orange/silver edition). Coloured frontis Prelims & page edges grubby Back hinge weak Spine badly faded & foxed Torn on ends Boards dirty & bumped £15.00

24077. OXENHAM Elsie J: VEN AT GREGORY'S
Chambers nd 1st. 4 bw plates by NK Brisley Prize label Bright pictorial boards Spine ends bumped Much repaired dw missing 1/4 inch strip top spine; torn down 1 spine edge across spine and bottom spine Grubby & rubbed on edges £400.00

23310. OXENHAM Elsie J: SELMA AT THE ABBEY
Collins 1952 1st. Coloured frontis Front hinge weak Foredge a bit browned Corners bumped Spine dulled £7.50

24084. OXENHAM Elsie J: NEW GIRLS AT WOOD END
Frederick Books 1957 1st. Spine ends slightly discoloured where dw slightly short Otherwise a nice copy in dw foxed on back with small tears corners and spine ends £300.00

21013. OXENHAM Elsie J: PEGGY & THE BROTHERHOOD
RTS nd. Coloured frontis? Some foxing Spine faded? Corners bumped? Back board a bit marked £40.00

19478. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE ABBEY GIRLS AGAIN
Children's Press 1968 abridged rep. Pages brown Lacks prelims to title page Pictorial laminated boards Spine faded £1.50

24088. OXENHAM Elsie J: PATIENCE AND HER PROBLEMS
Chambers nd 1st. 6 bw plates 2 inscrs Front hinge a bit weak Page edges browning Some foxing Boards a bit marked Spine ends & corners rubbed £350.00

24090. OXENHAM Elsie J: MISTRESS NANCIEBEL
Hodder & Stoughton 1910 1st. 6 coloured plates Mostly erased inscr Front hinge a bit weak Slight foxing Gilt lettered pictorial boards Small scrape front board but colours remarkably bright for its age Corners and spine ends bumped £75.00

24096. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE ABBEY GIRLS
Collins nd 1st. 3 coloured plates Inscr Bright pictorial boards Dw very chipped & creased round edges; tears repaired on reverse and worn; back very grubby £350.00

24099. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE SCHOOL OF UPS & DOWNS
Chambers 1918 1st. 6 bw plates Hinges weak Foredge browned & foxed Pictorial boards a bit rubbed & bumped on edges especially corners £70.00

23076. OXENHAM Elsie J: JANDY MAC COMES BACK
Seagull 1952 rep. Prize label Quite heavy foxing Tape marks on eps Ink ticks & writing in page margins & prelims Spine faded where top of frayed dw missing Ticks on back by titles £6.00

19493. OXENHAM Elsie J: ABBEY GIRLS GO BACK TO SCHOOL
Collins nd prewar. Lacks frontis Foredge a bit foxed Spine faded worn & chipped Corners bumped £12.50

24102. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE GIRLS OF GWYNFA
Warne 1924 1st. Coloured frontis NK Brisley Hinges a bit weak Embossed boards worn faded & rubbed on edges especially corners £25.00

24104. OXENHAM Elsie J: PATIENCE JOAN OUTSIDER
Cassell nd probable 1st from date code on last text page. 4 coloured plates Name written untidily inside front board Quite heavy foxing Coloured picture onlaid on front board a bit rubbed Small ink blot edge spine/front board Boards a bit faded & grubby and corners bumped £70.00

24110. OXENHAM Elsie J: PERNEL WINS
Muller 1942 1st. Illus Inscr Spine ends faded Corners bumped Dw from 1948 rep Grubby dw torn & rubbed on creases; tape marks on top & bottom; missing 1 top spine Strangely the dw is the same colour as the 1st but with a different picture" £70.00

24112. OXENHAM Elsie J: PATCH & A PAWN
Warne 1940 1st. Coloured frontis Foredge a bit foxed Spine faded Dw a bit chipped & creased on top edge; spine creased £120.00

15666. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE GIRL WHO WOULDN'T MAKE FRIENDS
Nelson nd. Coloured frontis Prize label Front hinge almost split Semipictorial boards Spine separate to book - faded creased & missing bits Corners bumped & rubbed £17.50

24115. OXENHAM Elsie J: PRINCESS IN TATTERS
Collins nd 1908 inscr 1st. 4 coloured plates Inscr is on loose sheet but the recipients name & address are also written on the pretitle Slight foxing on foredge Cut out illustration inset on cover with gold decorations Picture pasted to spine slightly faded Corners rubbed and spine ends slightly bumped but generally a remarkably tight bright copy of £199.00

24119. OXENHAM Elsie J: SCHOOL WITHOUT A NAME
Chambers nd 1st. 4 bw plates NK Brisley Name on fep Foxing Hinges weak Pencil drawings on bep Grubby pictorial boards Corners bumped Spine slightly torn at top and worn £100.00

24124. OXENHAM Elsie J: QUEEN OF THE ABBEY GIRLS
Collins nd 1st. Coloured frontis 3 sepia plates Tape marks on frontis margin Hinges a bit weak Smells a bit musty Grubby semipictorial boards stained on back Spine ends bumped Corners bumped £45.00

22077. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE ABBEY GIRLS AGAIN
Collins nd 1931 prize label. Coloured frontis 2 sepia plates (as 1st) Foredge foxed Standard semi-pictorial boards Spine a bit worn £50.00

22078. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE NEW ABBEY GIRLS
Collins nd 1927 prize label. Coloured frontis 2 bw plates Foredge foxed Embossed boards Spine faded £35.00

24130. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE REFORMATION OF JINTY
Chambers 1933 1st. 4 bw plates Rene Cloke Prize label from the Scottish United Original Secession Church to a boy called Bruce; wonder if he liked it? Hinges slightly weak Spine faded Corners bumped Slight scrapes on front £350.00

23107. OXENHAM Elsie J: ABBEY GIRLS PLAY UP
Seagull 1948. Nice clean tight copy with faded spine £9.50

23108. OXENHAM Elsie J: A HOLIDAY QUEEN
Collins nd 1932 prize label. Coloured frontis Front hinge weak Lacks bep weakening back hinge Standard pictorial boards missing 1 top spine" £20.00

21062. OXENHAM Elsie J: SCHOOLGIRL JEN AT THE ABBEY
Collins small red Abbey series 1958. Coloured frontis Front hinge weak Pages browning Corners bumped Chipped torn dw missing small piece front £6.50

23882. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE GIRL WHO WOULDN'T MAKE FRIENDS
Nelson nd. 2 coloured plates Prize label Front hinge very weak Semipictorial boards Spine dulled Boards marked rubbed & bumped £20.00

22357. OXENHAM Elsie J: MAID OF THE ABBEY
Seagull 1949. Inscr Foxing Spine faded Corners bumped £4.00

23894. OXENHAM Elsie J: SCHOOLGIRLS AND SCOUTS
Collins nd 1926 prize label. Coloured frontis Foxing 2 pages stained possibly diluted black ink Embossed boards Crease across top of front board Spine ends frayed £25.00

19552. OXENHAM Elsie J: A DANCER FROM THE ABBEY
Collins 1958 small red abbey series. Coloured frontis Pages brown Worn chipped torn dw missing small pieces Inscribed by Doris Acland (EJO's friend) £4.00

19553. OXENHAM Elsie J: A DANCER FROM THE ABBEY
Collins nd small red abbey series. Coloured frontis Pages browning Slightly rubbed & torn dw £5.00

19560. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE GIRLS OF GWYNFA
Warne 1924 1st. Coloured frontis NK Brisley Prize label Foredge foxed Embossed boards Spine faded £22.50

24171. OXENHAM Elsie J: SCHOOLGIRLS AND SCOUTS
Collins nd believe to be 1914 1st. 4 coloured plates Name stamped on fep Edges slightly foxed Coloured pictures pasted to front board and spine a bit scraped Corners bumped Spine faded and bumped on ends £60.00

24172. OXENHAM Elsie J: PEGGY MAKES GOOD
Partridge nd probable 1st. Bw frontis Lacks fep Very slightly marked pictorial boards Corners bumped Spine a bit faded £35.00

24173. OXENHAM Elsie J: JINTY'S PATROL
Newnes nd 1936 prize label (I believe there was only 1 edition). Bw frontis Edges very slightly foxed & browned Corners bumped Spine a bit worn otherwise decent copy £80.00

24174. OXENHAM Elsie J: PEGGY & THE BROTHERHOOD
RTS nd 1939 prize label 1st. Coloured frontis? Prize label from Girl's Own Paper for the My Favourite Ship competition Edges and some pages foxed Corners bumped & marked Spine faded Dw from a slightly later edition torn rubbed & chipped; missing pieces from spine ends £50.00

19568. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE GIRL WHO WOULDN'T MAKE FRIENDS
Nelson nd 1925 inscr. 2 coloured plates Back hinge weak Foredge slightly foxed Semipictorial boards Boards marked rubbed & bumped £20.00

19569. OXENHAM Elsie J: GOBLIN ISLAND
Collins nd pocket edition 1924 inscr. Pages browning Spine faded £25.00

22902. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE TESTING OF THE TORMENT
Cassell 1925 1st. Coloured frontis (part loose) 3 bw plates Inscr Foxing Coloured picture onlaid Boards very slightly marked & bumped Mark on back board Dw strengthened on reverse Dw a bit chipped & torn on edges & missing small piece top spine £80.00

22903. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE TROUBLES OF TAZY
Chambers nd probably very early reprint as lettering on boards is black, not gilt. 4 bw plates Front hinge a bit weak Slight foxing Lacks fep Spine faded & stained Corners bumped & slightly rubbed Back board marked £120.00

22905. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE SCHOOL TORMENT
Chambers 1920 1st. 4 bw plates Some page marking & foxing Front hinge very weak almost split Worn pictorial boards Corners & spine ends bumped Spine slightly faded £199.00

19578. OXENHAM Elsie J: MAIDLIN BEARS THE TORCH
RTS nd 1st. Coloured frontis Front hinge a bit weak Spine faded Boards a bit bumped Photocopy of chipped dw (part of flaps not copied) £90.00

22906. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE SECRETS OF VAIRY
Muller 1947 1st. Line illus Margaret Horder Spine faded at ends Eps slightly foxed Dw worn on edges and torn up sides of spine; missing tiny pieces spine ends £99.00

22907. OXENHAM Elsie J: SYLVIA OF SARN
Warne 1937. Coloured frontis Pages foxed & some marked Pencil inscr Hinges weak Boards slightly marked 1 section almost separate Dw with faded spine & stained on back Spine ends chipped Edges slightly creased. £50.00

23427. OXENHAM Elsie J: JINTY'S PATROL
Newnes nd 1937 prize label (I believe there was only 1 edition). Bw frontis Foredge foxed & browned otherwise not a bad copy inside Boards worn & marked Small bite taken from the foredge Spine rubbed on sides & slightly split on 1 side Not pretty but very scarce £75.00

23428. OXENHAM Elsie J: ROSAMUND'S TUCKSHOP
Lutterworth 1950 new edition. Coloured frontis Inscr Dw with 1/2* strip cut from top front & a large chunk back & front flap £60.00

24203. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE GIRLS OF ROCKLANDS SCHOOL
Collins nd. Coloured frontis Possibly lacks fep Standard semi-pictorial boards Corners bumped Torn dw missing tiny pieces bottom spine. 1st part of Jen of the Abbey School £20.00

23692. OXENHAM Elsie J: ABBEY GIRLS ON TRIAL
Seagull 1949. Slight foxing Smells a bit musty Corners bumped Spine faded £10.00

24204. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE SECOND TERM AT ROCKLANDS
Collins nd. Coloured frontis loose with inscr on reverse Back board a bit grubby Corners bumped Spine worn. Part 2 of Jen of the Abbey School £15.00

23693. OXENHAM Elsie J: ABBEY GIRLS GO BACK TO SCHOOL
Seagull 1949. Coloured frontis loose (could be from a different edition) Page edges brown Smells a bit musty Spine & board edges faded £4.50

24205. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE THIRD TERM AT ROCKLANDS
Collins nd 1934 prize label. Sepia frontis Hinges weak Child's writing on eps Pages very brown Corners bumped Spine worn and top half inch missing Boards slightly stained. Part 3 of Jen of the Abbey School this one seems much rarer. Possibly people had got wise that it was only part of a book; it also seems a much cheaper production than the earlier 2 £15.00

19602. OXENHAM Elsie J: QUEEN OF THE ABBEY GIRLS
Collins nd 1934 prize label. Coloured frontis Some scribble on text pages Foredge foxed & brown Hinges weak Standard red/black boards rubbed worn & marked £20.00

19604. OXENHAM Elsie J: QUEEN OF THE ABBEY GIRLS
Collins 1947 rep large orange/silver. Coloured frontis Prize label Corners bumped Spine dulled & creased £25.00

19607. OXENHAM Elsie J: ROBINS IN THE ABBEY
Seagull 1950 rep. Tape marks on eps Torn dw missing large chunk from back £4.50

23706. OXENHAM Elsie J: ABBEY GIRLS IN TOWN
Seagull 1949. Name fep Foxing Corners bumped Spine a bit faded Page edges brown Smells a bit musty £4.50

24219. OXENHAM Elsie J: ROSALY'S NEW SCHOOL
Chambers 1913 1st. 4 coloured plates Inscr Foxing Hinges slightly loose Gilt lettered pictorial boards Spine faded and a bit rubbed on ends but generally a nice copy for its age £70.00

24220. OXENHAM Elsie J: A SCHOOL CAMP-FIRE
Chambers 1917 1st. 4 coloured plates Lacks fep weakening front hinge Grubby pictorial boards Corners bumped Back board stained Spine has small splits on ends £70.00

24221. OXENHAM Elsie J: FINDING HER FAMILY
SPCK nd 1917 inscr 1st. 3 coloured plates frontis tissue guarded Coloured picture onlaid Gilt lettered spine Boards very slightly bumped Apart from a slightly weak front hinge a clean tight copy £70.00

19619. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE SCHOOL OF UPS & DOWNS
Chambers 1918 1st. 6 bw plates Inscr Front hinge a bit weak Pictorial boards a bit rubbed & bumped on edges £70.00

19623. OXENHAM Elsie J: SELMA AT THE ABBEY
Collins 1958 small red abbey series. Coloured frontis Pages browning Boards very marked & dirty Spine torn Smells a bit musty £5.00

19624. OXENHAM Elsie J: SELMA AT THE ABBEY
Seagull 1955. Coloured frontis Inscr Page edges very brown Grubby chipped dw missing spine ends £6.00

22696. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE ABBEY GIRLS GO BACK TO SCHOOL
Collins nd very early rep. Coloured frontis Hinges a bit weak Foxing on prelims & edges Pictorial boards (same as 1st) bumped rubbed & a bit worn Spine very worn & split partway up one side £40.00

22697. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE ABBEY GIRLS IN TOWN
Collins 1947 rep (large maroon/silver edition). Coloured frontis Prize label Clean copy in frayed torn dw missing small piece bottom spine £19.50

22698. OXENHAM Elsie J: ABBEY GIRLS PLAY UP
Collins nd 1st. Frontis missing Slight foxing Gilt lettered boards with small gilt picture on front Spine slightly worn £40.00

23469. OXENHAM Elsie J: TICKLES
Partridge nd probable 1st. Bw frontis Semipictorial boards slightly bumped Smells a bit musty Remnants of very ragged baggy dw missing chunk top front & bottom spine Torn £60.00

23470. OXENHAM Elsie J: A GO-AHEAD SCHOOLGIRL
Chambers nd 1st or very early. 6 bw plates frontis tissue guarded Lacks fep Some page marking A bit loose Pictorial boards Front slightly marked as if someone had tried to remove small stains many years ago Spine ends bumped £150.00

19633. OXENHAM Elsie J: STRANGERS AT THE ABBEY
Seagull 1954. Corners bumped Torn dw in 2 pieces £5.00

24242. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE GIRL WHO WOULDN'T MAKE FRIENDS
Nelson nd 1911 prize label; believe it to be 1st. 2 coloured plates (frontis tissue guarded) Inside pristine possibly not read Pictorial boards Corners bumped Gilt box/lettering on spine Spine ends bumped £40.00

19635. OXENHAM Elsie J: STRANGERS AT THE ABBEY
Collins small red Abbey series 1958. Coloured frontis Pages browning Bottom spine marked Dw slightly worn on edges with small piece missing bottom spine £5.00

24243. OXENHAM Elsie J: GOBLIN ISLAND
Collins nd probable 1st. Coloured frontis + 16 double-sided bw plates TH Robinson Semipictorial gilt lettered/gilt backed lettering boards Picture on spine almost rubbed off lettering fine Corners bumped and edges a bit rubbed Front hinge completely split between front board and fep £50.00

19636. OXENHAM Elsie J: STRANGERS AT THE ABBEY
Collins small red Abbey series 1958. Coloured frontis Inscr Lacks fep Boards stained Smells a bit musty £4.00

24244. OXENHAM Elsie J: THE JUNIOR CAPTAIN
Chambers nd probable 1st. 4 bw plates (1 part loose & slightly stained on margin) Very slight page marking Scattered foxing on foredge Hinges very slightly weak Pictorial boards a bit bumped scraped and worn but not a bad copy at all £150.00

16834. OXENHAM Elsie J: QUEEN OF THE ABBEY GIRLS
Collins nd 1929 inscr. Coloured frontis Foxing Hinges weak Standard pictorial boards (green with tennis girl on spine) grubby bumped & rubbed £17.50

20166. OXENHAM Elsie J: GOBLIN ISLAND
Collins nd pocket edition 1922 or 1927 prize label. Back hinge a bit weak Boards rubbed bumped & chipped on spine ends Back board marked £10.00

23767. OXENHAM Elsie J: DAMARIS DANCES
OUP 1940 1st. Coloured frontis (reinserted in wrong place with old tape) + line illus M Horder Inscrs Hinges slightly weak in middle Edges browned and some foxing Very grubby semipictorial boards Spine a bit faded Slightly out of shape £60.00

24279. OXENHAM Elsie J: AT SCHOOL WITH THE ROUNDHEADS
Chambers nd 1918 inscr. 4 coloured plates - frontis taped back in Pictorial gilt lettered boards Corners bumped Board edges slightly rubbed Back board a bit marked. Exactly as 1st but undated £140.00

21977. OXENHAM Elsie J: STOWAWAYS IN THE ABBEY
Collins 1959 small red Abbey series. Coloured frontis Inscr Pages browning Corners bumped Spine a bit faded & bumped on ends £4.00

24281. OXENHAM Elsie J: DOROTHY'S DILEMMA
Chambers 1930 1st. 4 bw plates Nina K Brisley - 3 loose Front & back hinges almost completely split pages almost separate to boards Gilt lettered boards very faded and stained especially spine Edges of front board very rubbed & nibbled Reading copy of an exceptionally scarce title £125.00

24282. OXENHAM Elsie J: MARGERY MEETS THE ROSES
Lutterworth 1947 1st. Bw frontis Prelim pages slightly foxed Spine faded on ends Frayed dw slightly chipped on spine ends £35.00

22200. PAGE Brenda: SCHOOLGIRL RIVALS
Cassell 1927 1st. Coloured frontis 3 bw plates (1 has pencil writing in the margin) Coloured picture onlaid Prize label Boards quite badly watermarked/scraped £7.50

23109. PAICE Margaret: THE SECRET OF GREYCLIFFS
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1961 1st. Name fep Some page marking Hinges a bit weak Creased chipped dw missing chunks. Adventure mystery & school £19.50

23115. PARDOE M: BUNKLE BRINGS IT OFF
RKP 1961 1st. Illus Label removed fep Spine faded Photocopy dw £40.00

21401. PARDOE M: BUNKLE BREAKS AWAY
RKP 1947 1st. Illus Corners bumped Foxed chipped protected dw missing small pieces Slightly out of shape £25.00

21670. PARDOE M: BUNKLE BREAKS AWAY
RKP 1947 1st. Illus Slightly chipped dw torn top spine Spine browned £25.00

23511. PARDOE M: BUNKLE BAFFLES THEM
RKP 1949 1st. Illus Map eps Boards marked Corners bumped Spine faded Slightly out of shape Inside ok £25.00

23516. PARDOE M: FOUR PLUS BUNKLE
Routledge 1947 rep. Illus Nice copy in dw with small tears & smallish red stain on front £20.00

23518. PARDOE M: BUNKLE BOUGHT IT
Routledge 1953 rep. Inscr Illus Foxing Spine faded Corners bumped £15.00

23524. PARDOE M: BUNKLE BUTTS IN
Routledge 1953 rep. Illus Ex school library Lacks fep weakening front hinge Foxing Corners bumped £15.00

23525. PARDOE M: BUNKLE AND BELINDA
Routledge 1948 1st. Illus Boards a bit bumped £25.00

21275. PARKER Mary Louise: DORMITORY SEVEN
Sampson Low nd 1946 prize label. 2 bw plates Page edges slightly browned Corners & spine ends rubbed & bumped Boards marked & patchily faded Scarce title £19.50

22522. PARKER Mary Louise: DIANA AND PAM - CHUMS
Sampson Low nd. Bw frontis Lacks fep Standard pictorial boards Back board slightly marked £12.50

21673. PATCHETT Mary: UNDERSEA TREASURE HUNTERS
Lutterworth 1955 1st. Illus Kiddell-Monroe Foredge slightly foxed Frayed dw chipped on faded spine ends Tape repairs. Holiday near the Great Barrier Reef £12.50

22081. PATERSON Katherine: FLIP-FLOP GIRL
Gollancz 1994 1st. Dw. Children coming to terms with losing their father & moving £6.00

22717. PATERSON Katherine: LYDDIE
Gollancz 1991 1st. Dw slightly bumped. 2 children left to fend for themselves in 1840s Vermont & a Lowell mill £8.50

19647. PATERSON Katherine: COME SING JIMMY JO
Gollancz 1986 1st. Name fep Dw slightly bumped on spine ends. The pressures on a boy country singer suddenly becoming a star £7.50

21513. PENNOYER Sara: POLLY TUCKER, MERCHANT
Dodd Mead (US) 1938 rep. Ex school library Illus Rebound Boards worn especially top spine. Early career story by the Fashion Promotion Director of Bonwit Teller New York £40.00

19651. PERTWEE Roland: ROUGH WATER
OCL 1965 new edition. Illus M Gill School library stamps but not much read Dw scraped on back. 2nd of the Islanders' series - 3 boys on a Devon estate; a 4th boy arrives not to mention an escaped convict £12.50

19652. PETTMAN Grace: STELLA SEATON - SCHOOLGIRL
CSSM nd 1942 prize label. 4 bw plates Boards slightly marked Torn creased & tapemarked dw missing pieces £8.50

22523. PETTMAN Grace: STELLA SEATON - SCHOOLGIRL
CSSM nd war economy. 4 bw plates Prize label mostly removed Very slight foxing Spine faded Corners bumped £7.50

21400. PEYTON K M: STORMCOCK MEETS TROUBLE
Collins 1961 1st. Coloured frontis + line Foredge slightly foxed Frayed dw missing small bits back. 1st book about 2 boys adventuring in the English Channel £12.50

19655. PEYTON K M: THE EDGE OF THE CLOUD
OUP 1972 rep. Illus Lacks fep Protected dw. Flambards series £6.00

19657. PEYTON K M: THE MAPLIN BIRD
OUP 1964 1st. Illus Boards a bit marked & rubbed on edges Dw. Historical £8.50

19667. PHIPPS C M Katherine: THE SWORD OF DE BARDWELL
Shaw nd new edition 1898 prize label. Bw frontis AEG Decorated boards a bit rubbed & bowed. A Tale of Agincourt £7.50

23769. POCOCK Doris: NESTA FINDS HER NICHE
Ward Lock 1936 1st. Bw frontis Inscr Edges foxed Semipictorial boards Corners slightly rubbed £8.50

19679. POCOCK Doris: BACKSTAGE WITH PEGGY
Spring Books nd 1960 inscr. Coloured frontis + line Pages browning Slightly torn & worn dw missing spine ends. A school dramatic production of Robin Hood £6.50

22719. POPE Ray: THE MODEL-RAILWAY MEN IN AMERICA
Macdonald & Janes 1978 1st. Illus Name stamped on fep Slightly frayed dw. A Model-Railway Men Adventure £7.50

19688. POPE Ray: TELFORD GOES DUTCH
Macdonald & Janes 1976 1st. Exlibrary Illus Tape marks on boards Bumped dw with label on spine. A Model-Railway Men Adventure £7.50

21263. PORTER Eleanor H: MISS BILLY'S DECISION
Harrap 1927 1st thus. Inscr Foredge slightly foxed £6.50

22084. PORTER Eleanor H: POLLYANNA GROWS UP
Harrap 1927 1st UK. Front hinge weak 1 text page separate Dw missing pieces from spine ends £15.00

22203. PORTER Eleanor H: MISS BILLY
Harrap 1927 1st. Name fep Pic (from dw?) pasted inside front board Corner bumped Boards slightly marked £8.50

19702. POTTER Beatrix: THE COMPLETE ADVENTURES OF PETER RABBIT
Warne 1985 rep. Full of coloured illus Grubby pictorial laminated boards Quarto format. Contains The Tales of Peter Rabbit Benjamin Bunny The Flopsy Bunnies & Mr Tod £7.50

19706. POTTER Beatrix: THE TAILOR OF GLOUCESTER
Warne nd 1961. Coloured illus Hinges very weak Pages a bit brittle Coloured picture onlaid Boards a bit bowed £2.50

19724. PRATCHETT Terry: THE CARPET PEOPLE
Doubleday 1992 revised edition. Pages browning Corners bumped Bumped dw. Rewritten by TP from his original written when he was 17 £7.50

23220. PRICE Evadne: JUST JANE
Hale nd. Illus Lacks fep 1st text page loose Foredge a bit grubby Spine faded & a bit worn Corners bumped £12.50

19730. PRICE Willard: SAFARI ADVENTURE
Cape 1974 rep. Line illus Pat Marriott Corners & spine ends bumped Foredge browned Torn & repaired dw. Teen zoologists Hal & Roger Hunt in Africa £7.50

19731. PRICE Willard: VOLCANO ADVENTURE
Cape 1970 rep. Line illus Pat Marriott Slightly worn & torn dw. Teen zoologists Hal & Roger Hunt in the Pacific islands £7.50

22524. PYE Virginia: HALF-TERM HOLIDAY
Faber 1943 1st. Illus R Kennedy Spine & board edges faded Corners bumped. Price family series #4 £20.00

22525. PYE Virginia: THE PRICES' RETURN
Faber 1946 1st. Illus R Kennedy Foxing Boards worn especially spine ends & sides Corners bumped. Price family series #5 £12.50

22526. PYE Virginia: SNOW BIRD
Faber 1947 rep. Illus R Kennedy Generally OK inside Boards grubby & bumped Spine worn & split all down 1 side. Price family series #2 £7.50

24038. QUEEN Ellery Jr: THE BLACK DOG MYSTERY
Collins 1945 rep. Name fep Foredge slightly grubby Corners bumped Creased dw chipped on spine ends & grubby on back. An Ellery Queen Collins Junior Mystery £15.00

19735. RAE Gwynedd: MARY PLAIN'S WHODUNIT
RKP 1965 1st. Illus Exlibrary Lacks fep Apart from the library markings a nice clean copy in slightly worn dw Very scarce £17.50

22527. RAE Gwynedd: MARY PLAIN'S WHODUNIT
RKP 1965 1st. Illus Name fep VG copy in dw slightly rubbed & chipped round edges Very scarce £25.00

21271. RANSOME Arthur: SECRET WATER
Cape 1957 rep. Illus Map eps Foredge a bit browned Slightly frayed dw spine faded £12.00

19736. RANSOME Arthur: THE BIG SIX
Cape 1965 rep. Illus Map eps Page edges browned Corners bumped Grubby slightly scraped dw chipped on edges £12.50

19739. RANSOME Arthur: MISSEE LEE
Cape 1957 rep. Illus Map eps Boards a bit bumped Slightly frayed & repaired dw. £6.50

19746. RANSOME Arthur: WINTER HOLIDAY
Cape 1957 rep. Illus Map eps Page edges slightly brown Dw spine browned £6.50

21970. RANSOME Arthur: SWALLOWS AND AMAZONS
Australasian Publishing Co/Cape 1949 1st Australian. Illus Map eps Front hinge exposed Corners bumped & rubbed Spine faded £12.50

21971. RANSOME Arthur: THE BIG SIX
Cape 1940 1st. Illus Map eps Front hinge a bit weak Boards a bit marked Corners bumped £15.00

19749. REED Maud D: IT WAS CANDY'S IDEA
Epworth 1955 1st. Dw a bit rubbed & chipped Spine faded & worn. 1st of series £8.50

21544. REED Maud D: NEW GIRL AT FIR TREES""
Carey Kingsgate 1948 1st. Prize label Illus Pages browning Very slightly chipped dw grubby on back. School story £8.50

19751. REED Talbot Baines: TOM, DICK AND HARRY
Latimer House 1948 1st thus. Nice copy in worn creased & torn dw missing spine ends. Boys' school story £6.00

19752. REES Celia: THE FOOL'S GIRL
Bloomsbury 2010. Nice copy in dw. A sort of sequel to Twelfth Night with Shakespeare as a character. £3.50

23429. RHIND Mary: THE DARK SHADOW
Canongate 1988 1st. VG in dw rubbed in a couple of places. Winner of a competition run by the publisher BBC & SLA during the Reformation 2 children make a dangerous journey to a sacred well to cure the girl's blindness. £12.50

21679. RHODES John & GIBBS Suzanne: ADVENTURE AT BADGER'S BEND
Odhams 1965 1st. Illus Boards a bit marked Dw a bit creased & rubbed. Based on a TV series about 2 children wild animals and a bit of adventure £6.50

23366. RHODES Kathlyn: A SCHOOLGIRL IN SWITZERLAND
Harrap 1936 1st. Coloured frontis 3 bw plates Small inscr Foredge very slightly foxed Semi pictorial boards Corners bumped Spine a bit faded Very nice copy of an incredibly rare title £60.00

23367. RICHARDSON Jean: DANCER IN THE WINGS
Hodder & Stoughton 1985 1st hardback edition. Illus Pictorial laminated boards Corners bumped. I didn't realise these had been done in hardback - sequel to The First Step but complete in itself. £20.00

24053. ROBERTS C E: WINTER AT PIKEY'S STEEP
Harrap 1948 1st. Illus Boards a bit rubbed & bumped Stain on back Family story £10.00

21680. ROBERTS Margaret (edited & introduced by Gillian Avery): BANNING AND BLESSING
Gollancz Revival 1967. Illus Dw. Devon in the time of Bonaparte £8.50

23134. ROBINSON W Heath: UNCLE LUBIN
Minerva Press 1972 reissue. Bw illus throughout by author Dw slightly rubbed & marked. £12.50

21545. ROBSON Isabel S: THE GIRLS AT THE STONE HOUSE
RTS nd. Coloured frontis Front hinge weak Corners & spine ends a bit rubbed. Family story £7.50

19806. ROCHESTER George: DRUMS OF WAR
Warne 1957. Coloured frontis Foxing Ragged dw. Set just after the American Civil War a man and his horse £3.50

23430. ROGERS Elizabeth: THE GIRLS OF FORT TREGANTLE
Warne nd. Coloured frontis Foxing Fairly well read Boards slightly marked& bumped Dw with small tears & creases missing small piece top spine & another back. 4 girls in the ATS in Cornwall £25.00

22086. ROYCE Marjory: EILEEN THE LONE GUIDE
Harrap 1930 rep. Coloured frontis 4 bw plates Lacks fep Dw £19.50

19811. RUTLEY C Bernard: WILD LIFE IN THE ICE & SNOW
Macmillan 1950 1st. Illus S Tresilian Name cut from fep Semipictorial boards corners & spine ends rubbed Chipped dw missing spine ends. Contains stories of 3 animals - Loki the Wolf Miska the Seal Gogo the Penguin £7.50

23224. SALTEN Felix: A FOREST WORLD
Transatlantic Arts 1944 rep. Line illus Name fep Boards slightly grubby & bumped Torn grubby dw missing pieces. Another story of deer by the author of Bambi £5.00

19840. SAUNDERS Marjorie: LEAVE IT TO MADGE
Epworth Press 1953 1st. Bw frontis Lacks fep Chipped creased & rubbed dw. School story £6.00

21294. SAVILLE Malcolm: MYSTERY MINE
Collins 1972 revised edition. Map illustration Name fep Foredge browning & very slightly foxed Pictorial boards a bit rubbed & bumped £4.50

19851. SAVILLE Malcolm: NOT SCARLET BUT GOLD
Chivers 1992 reissue. Pictorial laminated boards Label mostly removed from front £12.50

23000. SAVILLE Malcolm: MYSTERY AT WITCHEND
Newnes 1948 rep. Illus Map eps Boards grubby Spine a bit worn Photocopy dw £9.50

23001. SAVILLE Malcolm: SAUCERS OVER THE MOOR
Children's Book Club nd. Illus Map eps Bookplate Pages brown Spine faded & slightly marked Frayed dw missing 1 bottom spine. Lone Pine #8" £12.50

19935. SAVILLE Malcolm: TREASURE AT AMORYS
Collins 1971 reissue. Pages browning coloured pictorial boards a bit worn on spine ends & corners. Lone Pine #15 £7.50

21621. SAWYER Ruth: THE LONG CHRISTMAS
Bodley Head 1964 1st UK. Striking illus 2 dws both with top edge rubbed. 13 Christmas stories carols & poems from round the world chosen & arranged by Sawyer £12.00

21622. SAWYER Ruth: LUCINDA'S YEAR OF JUBILO
Bodley Head 1965 1st UK. Illus S Hughes Dw chipped on spine ends Slightly marked on back. Sequel to Roller Skates; a 14 year old girl & her family & a new life on the Maine coast £22.50

21287. SCOBIE Pamela: STAND UP NOW
OUP 1994 1st. VG in dw. A story of The Diggers £7.50

23955. SCOTT Janey: SARA GAY MODEL GIRL IN NEW YORK
World Distributors 1961. Inscr Fep insect(?) damaged Foredge marked and foxed Stain on back board Slightly torn rubbed dw £15.00

19951. SEVERN David: DRUMBEATS!
Bodley Head 1953 1st. Illus R Kennedy Inscr Very slight foxing on foredge Dw slightly rubbed on edges. A schoolboy & his friends are transported to a lost African expedition from 20 years before £12.00

20399. SHANNON Monica: DOBRY
Harrap 1936 1st UK. Lovely illus Semipictorial boards slightly insect damaged (scraped) on back Torn dw missing chunks & badly insect damaged on back. Newbery Medal winner a Bulgarian boy destined to be a farmer wants to be a sculptor £9.50

21967. SHARP Margery: MISS BIANCA
Collins 1978 rep. Illus Garth Williams Frayed scored & worn dw. #2 of the mouse fantasy series £7.50

24241. SHAW Jane: CROOKS TOUR
Children's Press 1962. Crossed out inscr Page edges browning Corners and spine ends bumped Bottom spine torn. 3 teens on a school trip to Switzerland and Paris £4.00

18019. SIDNEY Margaret: FIVE LITTLE PEPPERS AT SCHOOL
Lothrop Lee & Shepard (US) 1903 24th thou (1915 inscr). 8 bw plates Some page marking Sticker on fep Front hinge very weak Standard pictorial gilt lettered boards Corners bumped A bit of rubbing on spine Pepper family series #8 £6.50

21413. SIELAFF Erich (adapted for children by): THE WISE MEN OF SCHILDA
Oliver & Boyd 1968 1st in this translation (from German). Coloured illus Coloured pictorial boards slightly rubbed Slightly chipped dw. A fairy tale £9.50

20158. SIMMS Evelyn: THE SCHOOL ON CASTLE HILL
Nelson nd. Coloured frontis Very clean bright copy in a torn creased taped dw missing pieces £6.50

19965. SLEIGH Barbara (chosen by): BROOMSTICKS & BEASTICLES
Hodder & Stoughton 1981 1st. Illus Slightly torn dw. Stories & verse about witches & strange creatures £6.00

19975. SLEIGH Barbara (retold by): NORTH OF NOWHERE
Collins 1964 1st. Illus Inscr Hinges a bit weak Torn & worn dw with chunk of back separate. Stories & legends from many lands £4.50

21412. SMEDLEY Elisabeth: A JOB FOR THE JAYS
Lutterworth 1955 rep. Coloured frontis Prize label removed Chipped & creased dw. Writing stories while quarantined in the San £8.50

19991. SMITH Evelyn: MILLY IN THE FIFTH
Blackie nd war economy. 4 bw plates Inscr Front hinge a bit weak Bottom spin scraped Grubby dw slightly damaged bottom spine £12.00

19992. SMITH Evelyn: PHYLLIDA IN FORM III
Blackie nd. 3 bw plates Some foxing & grubby page edges Lacks fep £10.00

20000. SMITH Evelyn: TERRY'S BEST TERM
Blackie nd. 4 bw plates Front hinge a bit weak Tippexed out inscr Decorated boards a bit marked Corners & spine ends rubbed & bumped £12.50

20001. SMITH Evelyn: TERRY'S BEST TERM
Blackie nd. Bw frontis Torn worn dw £7.50

17445. SMITH Evelyn: SEVEN SISTERS AT QUEEN ANNE'S
Blackie nd. 4 bw plates Lacks fep slightly weakening front hinge Foredge a bit foxed Pictorial spine Corners bumped £7.50

22089. SMITH Evelyn: SEVEN SISTERS AT QUEEN ANNE'S
Blackie nd 1924 inscr. 4 bw plates Couple of page corners creased Pictorial spine Boards covered with sticky plastic Boards a bit worn £10.00

23534. SMITH Evelyn: THE SMALL SIXTH FORM
Blackie nd. 4 of 6 bw plates Inscrs Hinges very weak Lacks eps Dirty worn pictorial boards Corners bumped Reading copy £3.00

22090. SMITH Harriet Lummis: POLLYANNA OF THE ORANGE BLOSSOMS
Harrap 1924 1st UK. 6 bw plates Corners bumped Spine faded & slightly bumped on ends £12.50

21410. SMITH Harriet Lummis: POLLYANNA'S WESTERN ADVENTURE
Harrap nd 1930 inscr. 6 bw plates Coloured picture pasted to front board Boards a bit worn & rubbed £12.00

21411. SMITH Harriet Lummis: POLLYANNA OF THE ORANGE BLOSSOMS
Angus & Robertson (Australia) 1940. Pages browning Pictorial eps Boards a bit marked & bumped £5.00

20012. SMITH Irene: CHESTER HOUSE WINS THROUGH
Children's Press 1967 1st. Pages browning Dw rubbed on spine ends & scraped on back £4.50

20017. SPENCE Eleanor: PATTERSON'S TRACK
OUP Australia 1967 rep. Illus Slightly scraped & stained dw. Family adventures north of Sydney £7.50

23846. ST VINCENT Isobel: THE MOORINGS MYSTERY
Hutchinson nd 1955 inscr. Illus Pages browning Slightly rubbed dw grubby on back. Family adventure in an old house they inherited £8.50

20094. STEPHEN David: STRING LUG THE FOX
Lutterworth Press 1951 rep. Lovely line illus by Nina Scott Langley Boards stained & patchily faded Inside good. A Scottish fox for older children £6.00

22534. STEVENS Jill: THE GREEN UMBRELLA
Nelson 1962. Illus Page edges browning Name stamped on front flap of chipped (especially bottom spine) & grubby dw. A green umbrella found in a park and Nicola's ambitions to be a sculptress £8.50

22091. STEWART Jane: A CAMPFIRE GIRL'S CHUM
Saalfield (US) 1927. Bw frontis Prize label Hinges very weak Page edges brown Picture from dw pasted to front board Boards very worn. AKA The CFG on the Farm £8.50

21966. STEWART Jane: A CAMPFIRE GIRL'S HAPPINESS
Saalfield (US) 1927. Bw frontis Prize label Back hinge weak Coloured pic (from dw?) pasted to front board Boards very worn & bumped. AKA The CFG at the Seashore £8.50

20175. STONELEY Annie M: PAT FROM KILMARA
Dawson (Ireland) 1949 1st. Inscr Front hinge weak Foxing Spine worn faded & chipped Corners bumped & rubbed Boards marked. Irish girl goes to school in Cornwall £6.50

20179. STRANG Herbert: MARTIN OF OLD LONDON
OUP 1936 rep. Coloured frontis + line CE Brock Front hinge very weak Prize label Glue marks on eps Semipictorial boards worn & bumped especially the faded spine £5.00

22536. STRATTON-PORTER Gene: AT THE FOOT OF THE RAINBOW
Hodder & Stoughton nd yellow jacket with long 1941 inscr (poem). Embossed boards Frayed dw. Novel full of drama £8.50

22537. STRATTON-PORTER Gene: MICHAEL O'HALLORAN
Murray 1952 rep. Inscr Foredge foxed Spine faded for about 2 inches at bottom where large piece missing from dw extending to the back Small piece missing top front. An orphaned newspaper boy growing up in a midwestern city £9.50

21289. STRATTON-PORTER Gene: FRECKLES
Murray 1934 rep. Pages browning Foredge a bit foxed Spine a bit worn Slightly worn dw missing spine ends. An Irish boy growing up in an Indiana lumber camp £12.50

21290. STRATTON-PORTER Gene: THE SONG OF THE CARDINAL
Hodder & Stoughton nd. Top spine faded where small piece missing from dw Dw a bit chipped & scraped missing pieces from spine ends. Simple story of a farmer his wife and a cardinal £8.50

23084. STRATTON-PORTER Gene: MICHAEL O'HALLORAN
Murray 1932 rep. Inscr Boards slightly bumped Spine ends faded where tiny bit missing from dw. An orphaned newspaper boy growing up in a midwestern city £9.50

23897. STRATTON-PORTER Gene: A GIRL OF THE LIMBERLOST
Hodder & Stoughton 1950 yellow jacket rep. Inscr Piece torn from fep Nice copy in protected dw torn on back £7.50

22923. STRATTON-PORTER Gene: HER FATHER'S DAUGHTER
Grosset & Dunlap nd. Slightly worn dw with small tape repairs £15.00

23965. STRATTON-PORTER Gene: THE WHITE FLAG
Murray 1933 rep. Front hinge weak but rest of book tight Chipped dw missing tiny bits from spine ends. A love story but a little more melodramatic than usual £10.00

21685. STRATTON-PORTER Gene: A GIRL OF THE LIMBERLOST
Hodder & Stoughton 1953 rep. Slightly torn & rubbed dw £7.50

20182. STRATTON-PORTER Gene: FRECKLES
Murray 1912 rep. Inscr Foredge foxed & browned Corners & spine ends very slightly bumped Boards very slightly worn. An Irish boy growing up in an Indiana lumber camp £10.00

20231. STREATFEILD Noel: THURSDAY'S CHILD
Collins 1972 rep. Illus Inscr Boards a bit bumped Frayed & slightly worn dw. The story of an orphan £10.00

20232. STREATFEILD Noel: THURSDAY'S CHILD
Collins 1970 1st. Illus Dw torn on spine ends. The story of an orphan £10.00

22538. STREATFEILD Noel: WINTLE'S WONDERS
Evergreen Lib 1967 new edition. Illus R Kennedy Nice copy in a very torn dw missing many chunks £12.50

21020. STREATFEILD Noel: THE CIRCUS IS COMING
Dent 1957 reprint. Illus C Hutton Striking dw slightly frayed on ends of browned spine £15.00

22362. STREATFEILD Noel: THE CHILDREN OF PRIMROSE LANE
Seagull 1957. Coloured frontis + line Foredge slightly foxed Lacks fep weakening front hinge Torn & creased dw missing a few chunks £7.50

23901. STREATFEILD Noel: BALLET SHOES FOR ANNA
Collins 1974 rep. Illus Nice copy in dw with several tears along the top £10.00

23902. STREATFEILD Noel: THURSDAY'S CHILD
Collins 1984 new edition. Illus Small inscr on title page Nice copy in dw torn. The story of an orphan £10.00

22710. STREATFEILD Noel: THE CHILDREN'S MATINEE
Heinemann 1934 1st. 2 coloured 6 bw plates Ruth Streatfeild Gervis Foxing Semipictorial boards Torn patchily browned dw missing chunks. Children's plays and how to stage them £20.00

20198. STREATFEILD Noel: THE CIRCUS IS COMING
Dent 1954 reprint of revised edition. Illus C Hutton Neat inscr Boards a bit bumped & rubbed £9.50

22539. STUART Esme: THE TAMING OF TAMZIN
Coker 1931 rep. 4 coloured plates Helen Jacobs (1 slightly loose) Prize label Corners bumped Spine faded Boards slightly marked £15.00

21026. STUART Sheila: ALISON'S PONY ADVENTURE
Blackie 1965 rep. Label removed from pretitle Foredge foxed School stamp on front board Slightly grubby & rubbed dw with tear on front £12.00

23156. STUART Sheila: MORE ADVENTURES OF ALISON
Blackie 1965 rep. Inscr Spine a bit dulled £9.50

20879. STUART Sheila: ALISON'S HIGHLAND HOLIDAY
Blackie nd. 3 of 4 bw illus Inscr Some pages creased Edges a bit foxed Boards a bit grubby Corners bumped £10.00

23754. STUART Sheila: MORE ADVENTURES OF ALISON
Blackie 1965 rep. Foredge slighly marked Dw a bit torn & rubbed on edges £12.50

24037. STUCLEY Elizabeth: STAR IN THE HAND
Seagull 1955. Coloured frontis Inscr Worn dw missing pieces creased & worn. Set in Edwardian Cornwall a fisherman's son escapes his roots to the theatre £7.50

21548. SUDBERY Rodie: INSIDE THE WALLS
Deutsch 1974 rep. Illus Slightly foxed & patchily browned dw. Set in York 4 children are looked after by their 16 year old aunt when their mother's in hospital £12.50

22093. SUDBERY Rodie: COWLS
Deutsch 1969 1st. Slightly rubbed dw. 2nd story about Polly Devenish - an empty house & a ghostly friar £15.00

24039. SUDBERY Rodie: THE VILLAGE SECRET
Deutsch 1980 1st. Ownership label Nice copy in slightly bumped dw. Holiday in Yorkshire & a mystery in Grandma's house £7.50

20255. SULLIVAN May: DIANA OF CLIFF END SCHOOL
Swan 1953 rep. Pages browning Inscr Front hinge a bit weak Corners bumped Spine faded & marked £6.00

20256. SULLIVAN May: MOLLY OF HIGHDENE HOUSE
Swan 1953 rep. Pages brown Inscr Boards faded & very rubbed on edges Spine faded & rubbed Boards a bit marked £12.50

20257. SUTCLIFF Rosemary: THE LANTERN BEARERS
OUP 1959 1st. Illus C Keeping Frayed & slightly worn dw with 2 inch tear on front. 4th of the Eagle of the Ninth sequence £30.00

20258. SUTCLIFF Rosemary: THE LANTERN BEARERS
OUP 1959 1st. Illus C Keeping Slightly bumped dw which may be from a 2nd impression. 4th of the Eagle of the Ninth sequence £17.50

21282. SUTCLIFF Rosemary: THE ARMOURER'S HOUSE
OUP 1957 2nd imp. Illus CW Hodges Pictorial eps Slightly torn dw frayed on spine ends & with slit on back. A 10 year old girl in Henry VIII's London £12.00

21283. SUTCLIFF Rosemary: BONNIE DUNDEE
Bodley Head 1983 1st. Slightly bumped dw. Jacobite Scotland £9.50

21284. SUTCLIFF Rosemary: FLAME COLOURED TAFFETA
OUP 1986 1st. Pages browning Slightly bumped dw. Smuggling tale £12.50

21285. SUTCLIFF Rosemary: KNIGHT'S FEE
OUP 1960 1st. Illus C Keeping Name on fep Dw slightly bumped top spine. Norman England in Sussex £22.50

21286. SUTCLIFF Rosemary: OUTCAST
OUP 1955 1st. Illus R Kennedy Very slight foxing Corners bumped Dw slightly bumped on edges and probably from a 1960 reprint. A Roman child brought up by a British tribe £17.50

21298. SUTCLIFF Rosemary: SIMON
OUP 1953 1st. Illus R Kennedy Front hinge very weak Slight foxing Board edges faded Ragged worn dw in 2 bits missing fairly large chunks. English Civil War £17.50

21300. SUTCLIFF Rosemary: TRISTAN AND ISEULT
Bodley Head nd lacks title page. Illus Exlibrary Spine faded & top staind Corners bumped £6.00

20289. SUTCLIFF Rosemary: TRISTAN AND ISEULT
Bodley Head 1971 1st. Illus Exlibrary Slightly bumped dw. £8.50

22363. SWIFT Dean (told to the children by John Lang): GULLIVER'S TRAVELS in Lilliput and Brobdingnag
Nelson nd. Coloured plates FMB Blaikie Bottom spine faded Corners & spine ends rubbed Grubby dw missing bottom spine & piece front Small format £6.00

20292. SWIFT Jonathan: GULLIVER'S TRAVELS
Collins 1943 rep (edited for children). Coloured plates frontis + line AH Watson Inscr Pictorial eps Hinges a bit weak Boards worn with faded & stained spine £5.00

22095. SWINBURNE Doreen: JEAN AT JO'S HOSPITAL
Collins 1959 rep. Coloured frontis + line Dw worn on edges & chipped on spine ends £12.50

21550. TALBOT Ethel: NEIGHBOURS AT SCHOOL
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Foredge foxed Blacked out inscr Boards a bit rubbed £6.00

21551. TALBOT Ethel: TWO ON AN ISLAND & other stories
Nelson nd 1960 prize label. Bw frontis Clean copy in dw with small tears & missing a piece top spine £6.50

21301. TALBOT Ethel: RANGERS AND STRANGERS & other stories
Nelson nd 1957 inscr. Illus Corners bumped Slightly chipped & torn dw missing piece from front £5.00

21302. TALBOT Ethel: SALLY AT SCHOOL
Nelson nd 1954 prize label. Bw frontis Foredge lightly foxed Slightly bumped & frayed dw £6.50

22096. TALBOT Ethel: BETWEEN TWO TERMS
Ward Lock 1925 1st. 4 bw plates Prize label foredge foxed Pictorial boards slightly marked. Mysteries in the Christmas holidays £15.00

20310. TALBOT Ethel: SCOUT ISLAND
Nelson nd 1926 prize label. Coloured frontis + line Foredge a bit foxed Decorated boards a bit rubbed Corners bumped. Outdoor adventures £5.00

23898. TALBOT Ethel: NEIGHBOURS AT SCHOOL
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Prize label Heavy foxing on edges Semipictorial boards Worn edges Corners bumped Foxed dw missing small chunks £8.50

19838. TALBOT Ethel: RANGER ROSE
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Name fep Slightly rubbed dw. Short Ranger tale £3.50

21687. TALBOT Ethel: SEA RANGERS ALL
Warne nd 1944. Coloured frontis Faded inscr £12.00

22208. TALBOT Ethel: SALLY AT SCHOOL
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Inscr Foredge browned Corners bumped Spine grubby £6.00

23529. TALBOT Ethel: PEGGY'S LAST TERM
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Prize label Some foxing Pictorial boards with paper stuck to it Torn dw missing chunks including about 3 bottom spine & back" £7.50

22543. TARRANT Elizabeth: CRISIS AT CARDINAL
Dakers nd 1959 inscr. Coloured frontis + line Inscr Slgihtly torn dw a bit creased on the edges. School story £7.50

21303. TARRANT Elizabeth: CRISIS AT CARDINAL
Dakers nd 1958 inscr. Coloured frontis + line Inscr Fep torn Boards patchily faded & a bit marked Chipped & creased dw. School story £6.50

20326. TATHAM Julie: CHERRY AMES CLINIC NURSE
World Distributors 1960 rep. Foxing Spine a bit dulled & creased £6.00

19842. TATHAM Julie: CHERRY AMES NIGHT SUPERVISOR
World Distributors 1958. Bw frontis Name fep Spine slightly faded Corners a bit bumped £5.00

23895. TAYLOR Marjorie: THE HIGHLAND SCHOOL
Epworth Press nd 1940 inscr. Bw frontis Pages browning Hinges slightly weak Corners bumped and rubbed Spine faded. School & guiding in Scotland £9.50

20328. TAYLOR Reginald: THE MAD MARTINS
Blackie nd. Bw frontis Grubby chipped & rubbed dw. Detective/adventure story £6.00

23775. THE YOUNG series: PLAIDY Jean: THE YOUNG ELIZABETH
Macdonald 1969 rep. Illus Almost as new in very slightly grubby dw. Fictionalised account; very rare Plaidy £40.00

24042. THIRKELL Angela: THE GRATEFUL SPARROW
Hamilton nd. Coloured illustrations throughout Slight damp marking on eps Paper covered pictorial boards Corners bumped & rubbed Dw strengthened repaired & slightly damp stained on reverse Slightly chipped and creased and missing small pieces from faded spine ends Quarto format. Fairy tales £20.00

21480. THOMPSON ND: SALLY BECOMES A NEW ZEALANDER
Harrap 1960 1st. Illus Ex school library Slight foxing Boards a bit bumped Chipped dw. From a Yorkshire industrial town to her uncle's farm in NZ £22.50

23138. THOMSON Sir Basil: THE GOLD REPEATER
Black 1936 1st. 4 bw plates A Sindall Boards a bit rubbed & worn. A detective story for boys - hefty volume £12.50

23431. TOD Michael: THE SECOND WAVE
Orion 1994 1st. Dw slightly rubbed & chipped on edges. #2 of The Woodstock Saga a Dorset tale of red squirrels and the arrival of a zealot £7.50

23214. TODD Barbara Euphan: WORZEL GUMMIDGE & THE RAILWAY SCARECROWS
Evans 1955 1st. Illus Foxing Inscr Back board marked Frayed worn & heavily taped dw £7.50

23432. TRANTER Nigel: SOMETHING VERY FISHY
Collins 1962 1st. Illus Boards slightly bumped Slightly chipped & rubbed dw. The MacDonald brothers have an adventure in the borders £12.50

22098. TRAYNOR J Richard: MOLLY ADAIR AND CO
Sampson Low nd 1944 inscr. 2 bw plates Clean pages Top edge of boards slightly marked Torn dw missing a few pieces. School friends spend the holiday adventuring in the south seas £15.00

23761. TREADGOLD Mary: NO PONIES
Cape 1946 1st. Illus R Gervis Ex private library Small inscr Fairly well read Front & front flap only of dw worn & repaired. Mystery story set in the French Riviera just after the war £9.50

23526. TREADGOLD Mary: THE HERON RIDE
Children's Book Club 1962. Illus Lacks fep Foxing Boards a bit bumped Frayed foxed & rubbed dw. Set in the Downs £7.50

23817. TREASE Geoffrey: BLACK BANNER PLAYERS
Heinemann 1952 1st. Illus Front hinge weak Some foxing Spine & board edges faded £40.00

22544. TREASE Geoffrey: BLACK BANNER ABROAD
Heinemann 1955 rep. Exlibrary Fairly well read worn & torn protected dw £30.00

22545. TREASE Geoffrey: POPINJAY STAIRS
Macmillan 1973 1st. Exlibrary Rubber stamps bep Dw. Pepys & others £7.50

21307. TREASE Geoffrey: SHADOW UNDER THE SEA
Walker Books 1990 1st. Dw. Adventure set in glasnost era Yalta £15.00

22099. TREASE Geoffrey: BLACK BANNER PLAYERS
Heinemann 1952 1st. Illus Exlibrary but not much read Rebound Lacks fep £35.00

20856. TREASE Geoffrey: WORD TO CAESAR
Macmillan 1958 rep. Illus Spine faded & slightly bumped on ends A teenage boy travels across Europe to see Emperor Hadrian £12.50

19844. TREASE Geoffrey: THE RED TOWERS OF GRANADA
Macmillan 1966 1st. Illus C Keeping Ex school library Board edges slightly faded & bumped Dw rubbed on edges with label on spine & tape marks on back. A doctor from the Jewish Ghetto is asked by Edward I's Queen Eleanor to fetch a medicin from Spain that might cure her £7.50

23433. TREASE Geoffrey: COMRADES FOR THE CHARTER
Brock 1972 reissue of 1934 book. Illus Dw a bit worn & creased Back marked. His second book which he's edited; the foundation of the Chartist movement in Wales £20.00

19852. TREASE Geoffrey: SHADOW UNDER THE SEA
Walker Books 1990 1st. Slightly bumped dw. Adventure set in glasnost era Yalta £10.00

19853. TREASE Geoffrey: UNDER BLACK BANNER
Heinemann 1959 rep. Illus R Kennedy Lacks fep weakening front hinge Dw rubbed on edges grubby & faded on back with faded spine; couple of signatures on back £30.00

20413. TREASE Geoffrey: THE CROWN OF VIOLET
Macmillan 1972 rep. Illus CW Hodges Ex school library but not read Dw with label on spine. Ancient Greece £17.50

20415. TREASE Geoffrey: THE IRON TSAR
Macmillan 1975 1st. Small ink blot foredge Inscr Front hinge a bit weak Spine ends slightly bumped. 2 young Englishmen search for a poet in Nicholas I's St Petersburg £5.00

23500. TREASE Geoffrey: THE HILLS OF VARNA
Macmillan 1958 rep. Illus Semi-pictorial boards Browned slightly foxed dw. Search for a lost manuscript in Renaissance Europe £19.50

23501. TREASE Geoffrey: THE SECRET FIORD
Macmillan 1957 rep. Coloured frontis & dw by H M Brock Nice copy in dw dirty on back. Set in the late middle ages 2 children escape from their guardian and are chased through Yorkshire and thence to Norway £19.50

22546. TREECE Henry: THE RETURN OF ROBINSON CRUSOE
Hulton Press 1958 1st An Eagle Novel. 5 coloured plates + line Map eps Inscr Spine ends a bit bumped Grubby dw torn on front & top spine £12.50

22210. TREECE Henry: LEGIONS OF THE EAGLE
Bodley Head 1979 rep. Illus Nice copy in dw. Set at the time of the first Roman invasion of Britain £8.50

23435. TREVOR Elleston: WHERE'S WUMPUS
Swan 1948 1st. 8 coloured plates + line Inscrs Back hinge weak Spine faded Corners bumped. 3rd of the whimsical trilogy about the koala who lives in a wood with his friends £19.50

22547. TREVOR Meriol: THE SPARROW CHILD
Evergreen Library 1967 new edition. Illus Prize label from the Australian Broadcasting Company & inscription in childish writing for an art competition to Lucia Usmiani (Tasmanian artist) Dw with dw repaired on front. Philip Sparrow spends a magical summer at his family home in Cornwall - family feuds and the search for the Holy Grail £12.50

19452. TREVOR Meriol: LIGHTS IN A DARK TOWN
Macmillan 1964 1st. Illus Exlibrary Some page corners folded Dw bumped creased & slightly marked at top; 'F' written on spine. Set in 1849 Birmingham £12.00

20419. TURNBULL Ann: HOUSE OF GHOSTS
Walker 2000 1st. Slightly bumped dw. An original modern ghost story. £7.50

20480. TURNER Ethel: NICOLA SILVER
Ward Lock 1924. 3 loose bw plates Several pages loose Hinges almost split Pages grubby marked & foxed Lacks prelims Pictorial boards very worn Reading copy. Nicola wants to be a writer £5.00

23809. TURNER Ethel: FLOWER O' THE PINE
Ward Lock nd. 2 coloured plates possibly more; frontis missing Hinges very weak & repaired Heavy foxing Small coloured picture onlaid on decorated boards Smells musty. Family story £6.50

23810. TURNER Ethel: MOTHER'S LITTLE GIRL
Ward Lock nd. Bw frontis Smells musty Pages brown Corners bumped Spine faded Large name in crayon on bep & back board. A poor family has a 6th child and in desperation offers her to a wealthy relation for money ... however it does get better £7.50

22548. TURNER Ethel: THREE LITTLE MAIDS
Ward Lock nd. Bw frontis + line Foredge very slightly inkmarked Boards a bit marked & bumped with ink blot on back. Family story £12.50

23896. TURNER Ethel: JOHN OF DAUNT
Ward Lock 1916 possible 1st. 8 bw plates Edges foxed and browned Hinges a bit weak Coloured picture onlaid on worn dull pictorial boards Corners bumped. Uncommon title set during the 1st World War in Australia £15.00

22364. TURNER Ethel: THREE LITTLE MAIDS
Ward Lock nd 1949 inscr. Bw frontis Slight foxing Corners & spine ends bumped. Family story £6.00

18020. TURNER Ethel: THE RAFT IN THE BUSH
Ward Lock 1910 1st. 14 of 16 bw plates (lacks frontis & 1 other) Front hinge very weak Large inscr Possibly lacks fep Bumped & slightly worn gilt decorated boards. Unusual fantasy novel about an Aboriginal man building a raft on wheels & having adventures with talking animals £10.00

23946. TURNER Ethel: JENNIFER J
Ward Lock nd. Prelims slightly foxed Eps tape marked Spine mottled Protected but worn and much torn dw missing back flap and pieces from spine ends. Family story £10.00

17554. TURNER Ethel: FUGITIVES FROM FORTUNE
Ward Lock nd. 8 bw plates Fep stained Decorated boards a bit damaged & back marked Slightly bowed £7.50

20420. TURNER Ethel: THE CAMP AT WANDINONG
Ure Smith (Australia) 1978 reissue. Line illus Grubby semipictorial boards. £6.00

20421. TURNER Ethel: IN THE MIST OF THE MOUNTAINS
Ward Lock nd. 7 bw plates (that I can find) Most are loose & frontis slightly torn Hinges very weak & whole book a bit loose Shabby gilt decorated boards Spine split partway up one side Reading copy. A family story £8.50

20423. TURNER Ethel: NICOLA SILVER
Ward Lock nd 1924 prize label. 5 bw plates Lacks fep - hinge seems very tight Hinges a bit weak in middle Pictorial boards slightly ink marked on top front edge Corners bumped & rubbed Spine ends slightly frayed. Aimed at slightly older readers Nicola wants to be a writer £12.00

20475. TURNER Ethel: THE LITTLE LARRIKIN
Ward Lock nd. Bw frontis Boards bumped & marked Spine faded & worn. £6.00

20476. TURNER Ethel: MISS BOBBIE
Ward Lock nd 1916 inscr. 8 bw plates + line Slight foxing Small bump on foredge Bright gilt decorated boards. Bobbie goes to stay with a family of 5 boys while her father holidays with his new wife £17.50

20477. TURNER Ethel: MISS BOBBIE
Ward Lock nd. Bw frontis Foredge lightly foxed Boards slightly marked & bumped. Bobbie goes to stay with a family of 5 boys while her father holidays with his new wife £9.50

21690. TURNER Lilian: THREE NEW CHUM GIRLS
Ward Lock 1910 1st. 8 bw plates Inscr Foredge brown Bumped slightly worn gilt pictorial boards. Australian tale £12.50

22211. TURNER Lilian: THE HAPPY HERIOTS
Ward Lock 1926 1st. 2 bw plates probably missing 2 as well Lacks fep weakening front hinge Grubby pictorial boards Corners bumped. Family story £9.50

20438. TURNER Lilian: BETTY THE SCRIBE
Ward Lock 1906 1st. 8 bw plates Inscr Light foxing Gilt decorated boards Corners bumped Spine faded. The clash between literary ambition & domestic responsibility £17.50

19076. TURNER Philip: STEAM ON THE LINE
OUP 1968 1st. Illus Ex university library Lacks fep Apart from labels & stamps a very clean copy Letters written on spine Dw. 4th Darnley Mills adventure story £7.50

17556. TURNER Philip: SEA PERIL
OUP 1966 1st. Illus Ex library Lacks fep Boards a bit worn Slightly frayed dw. 3rd Darnley Mills adventure story £4.50

20440. TURNER Philip: SEA PERIL
OUP 1966 1st. Illus Ex library Dw stuck down with cellophane + label on spine. 3rd Darnley Mills adventure story £10.00

21962. TYRRELL Mabel L: THE ENCHANTED CAMP
Nelson nd. Bw frontis Inscr Reverse of rubbed creased dw watermarked. A memorable camp £5.00

19460. ULLMAN Monica Disney: FILM STAR GILLY
Blackie nd. 4 bw plates Foxing Boards rubbed & bumped £4.50

23436. URE Jean: DANCE FOR TWO
Harrap 1960 1st. Illus R Kennedy Nice clean copy with grubby dw. Extremely rare first book by Ure written and published when she was at school £40.00

23316. UTTLEY Alison: MACDUFF
Faber 1950 1st. Illus AE Kennedy Corners bumped Spine slightly dulled. The adventures of a scottie dog £9.50

22549. UTTLEY Alison: WATER-RAT'S PICNIC
Collins 1949 rep. Coloured illus Corners & spine ends bumped & worn Top spine torn extending down one side for a couple of inches Inside OK £5.00

21784. UTTLEY Alison: THE KNOT SQUIRREL TIED
Collins 1941 rep. Illus Tempest Some page marking (a biro or pencil line at the top of some pages & a bit of staining) Hinges weak in middle Stained & grubby boards Spine replaced by tape £4.50

21786. UTTLEY Alison: WISE OWL'S STORY
Collins 1969 rep. Coloured illus Corners bumped £5.00

17222. UTTLEY Alison: JOHN BARLEYCORN
Faber 1948 1st. Illus Inscr Corners bumped Boards a bit worn & marked Spine split down one side. Tales of Fairy and Magic £4.50

23003. UTTLEY Alison: HARE JOINS THE HOME GUARD
Collins 1944 rep. Illus Tempest Inside OK Spine missing Boards patchily faded badly Corners bumped & rubbed £5.00

20447. UTTLEY Alison: LAVENDER SHOES - Eight Tales of Enchantment
Faber 1970 1st. Illus J Ede Gilt decorated boards Slightly grubby & bumped dw £7.50

20463. UTTLEY Alison: LITTLE GREY RABBIT'S WASHING-DAY
Collins 1947 rep. Coloured illus Spine very rubbed down sides Boards grubby & bumped A bit of writing on eps Slight page marking £3.50

20464. UTTLEY Alison: LITTLE GREY RABBIT TO THE RESCUE a Play
Collins 1945 1st. Coloured illus Hinges very weak Prelims slightly loose Page marking & creasing A few small pieces missing from text page margins Boards worn & grubby Spine almost separate £10.00

20466. UTTLEY Alison: SOME MOONSHINE TALES
Faber 1945 rep. Illus Inscr Some pages creased Corners bumped Torn creased dw with pieces missing & label on spine. Tales of magic and moonshine £17.50

20470. UTTLEY Alison: SQUIRREL GOES SKATING
Collins 1934 1st. Coloured illus Pages a bit foxed & browned Front hinge weak Boards worn & rubbed round edges Spine missing £19.50

22550. VAIZEY Mrs George de Horne: BIG GAME
RTS nd. Coloured frontis Heavy foxing on foredge extending onto pages Lacks fep weakening front hinge Back hinge a bit weak too Gilt lettered spine slightly faded Corners a bit rubbed. A story for older girls set in the Scottish highlands £15.00

21310. VAIZEY Mrs George de Horne: ABOUT PEGGY SAVILLE
RTS nd 1927 inscr. Coloured frontis Pictorial boards Chipped worn & slightly stained dw missing chunk top spine extending slightly to front £12.50

23369. VAIZEY Mrs George de Horne: PIXIE O'SHAUGHNESSY
RTS nd. Coloured frontis Nice clean copy Slight foxing Boards very slightly marked Marked dw with tear on back Spine ends frayed & small tear on spine £12.50

22103. VAIZEY Mrs George de Horne: BIG GAME
RTS nd 1930 inscr. 4 bw plates Pictorial boards Corners bumped Spine faded. A story for older girls set in the Scottish highlands £15.00

21691. VAIZEY Mrs George de Horne: ABOUT PEGGY SAVILLE
RTS nd. Coloured frontis Corners bumped Boards a bit stained & worn £8.50

21692. VAIZEY Mrs George de Horne: A COLLEGE GIRL
RTS nd 1934 prize label. Coloured frontis Boards a bit worn bumped & scraped £12.50

20483. VANDERCOOK Margaret: THE CAMP FIRE GIRLS AT HALF MOON LAKE
Winston (US) 1921. Bw frontis + line Prize label Foredge slightly foxed Pictorial boards Spine ends very slightly rubbed Corners bumped £12.00

22554. VAUGHAN Carol: MISSING MATILDA
Blackie 1964 1st. Illus Prize label Top spin bumped Slightly torn grubby dw missing a few small pieces.Children need to protect/hide a carthorse - the first of a series about Matilda £7.50

22555. VAUGHAN Jean: STAR AND COMPANY
Nelson 1957 rep. Illus Prize label Front hinge a bit weak Spine faded boards marked & a bit rubbed & bumped. Family story about Star the heroine of Lone Star. £6.00

20487. VERNEY John: FRIDAY'S TUNNEL
Collins 1959 1st. Illus author Front hinge weak Map eps Edges brown Boards very worn on corners & bottom edge slightly so elsewhere. 1st Callendar family story £12.00

21022. VERNEY John: FEBRUARY'S ROAD
Evergreen Library 1969 new edition. Illus Inscr Slightly bumped dw missing tiny piece back. 2nd Callendar family story £12.00

22105. VERNEY John: FRIDAY'S TUNNEL
Collins 1966 rep. Illus author Map eps Foredge very brown Tape marks on boards Protected frayed dw slightly scribbled/coloured in on front. 1st Callendar family story £15.00

20489. VICARY Dorothy: LUCY BROWN'S SCHOOLDAYS
Blackie nd 1957 inscr. Bw frontis Pages browning Spine dulled Boards a bit worn & faded £7.50

23912. VIPONT Elfrida: THE PAVILION
OUP 1969 1st. Illus Ex school library 1 page edge damaged where badly cut Dw. 5th & last Haverard book £30.00

24266. VIPONT Elfrida: THE SPRING OF THE YEAR
OUP 1957 1st. Illus Exlibrary - well read Page marking & creasing Dw with label on spine laminated to boards Corners bumped. 3rd book in the Haverard sequence £30.00

22212. WALKER Mona Cotton: FOR THE LOVE OF MIKE
Heinemann 1973 1st. Foredge a bit foxed Creased dw missing small chunk front also with label. Young adult story of 2 very different people falling in love £15.00

23764. WALKER Victoria: THE HOUSE CALLED HADLOWS
Deutsch 1972 1st. Spine ends slightly bumped Dw a bit grubby. Fantasy story set around an old house £15.00

23903. WALSH Jill Paton: A PARCEL OF PATTERNS
Kestrel 1983 1st. Inscr Very nice copy in dw. Historical story based on the plague in Eyam £20.00

22108. WEBSTER Jean: THE FOUR-POOLS MYSTERY
Hodder & Stoughton 1916. Pencil inscr Spine & board edges faded Front board stained. Murder mystery on a southern US plantation £15.00

21693. WEBSTER Jean: DEAR ENEMY
Hodder & Stoughton 1936 rep. Illus Foredge slightly foxed Dw badly torn on spine & missing piece from back. Companion to Daddy Long Legs £15.00

21960. WEBSTER Jean: THE WHEAT PRINCESS
Hodder & Stoughton nd pocket edition. Pages browning Front hinge very tight Corners bumped Grubby boards patchily blanched. Set in Italy £25.00

22559. WELCH Ronald: THE GALLEON
OUP 1971 1st. Illus Ex library - no stamps/pockets etc but smells exlib Lacks fep Front & back hinges strengthened with tape Stain on foredge extending onto some pages Protected dw a bit bumped on edges. Story of Elizabethan seafarers slightly connected to the Carey series £30.00

21554. WELCH Ronald: THE GAUNTLET
OCL 1958 new edition. Illus Edges foxed Name fep Last few pages slightly indented Boards rubbed & bumped Spine faded with white mark near top. Timeslip story set in medieval Wales £12.00

20565. WELCH Ronald: BOWMAN OF CRECY
OUP 1966 1st. Illus Almost fine condition in dw. 14th century Carey family story - a young outlaw from the Welsh borders is offered a commission to fight in France with his men £50.00

20568. WELCH Ronald: THE HAWK
OUP 1967 1st. Illus Ex college library but not much read Corners & board edges worn Dw a bit creased & qworn Badly torn top spine. Carey sea adventure in Elizabethan England £35.00

23904. WELCH Ronald: MOHAWK VALLEY
OUP 1962 rep. Illus Name fep Smells musty Protected dw. One of the hardest to find of the Carey family series £50.00

19078. WELCH Ronald: THE GALLEON
OUP 1971 1st. Illus Ex school library - stamps & pockets but text pages are clean with 1 corner creased & a couple of rubber stamps Board edges rubbed Frayed grubby dw with small tears tiny bits missing and label on spine. Story of Elizabethan seafarers slightly connected to the Carey series £35.00

19079. WELCH Ronald: THE HAWK
OUP 1967 1st. Illus Ex library Tape marks on eps Piece torn from top of fep Boards worn Frayed dw with tape marks inside slight staining of bottom and small piece missing top back. Carey sea adventure in Elizabethan England £22.50

24232. WELCH Ronald: BOWMAN OF CRECY
OUP 1966 1st. Illus Name fep Protected dw. 14th century Carey family story - a young outlaw from the Welsh borders is offered a commission to fight in France with his men £40.00

22712. WELCH Ronald: CAPTAIN OF FOOT
OUP 1963 rep. Illus Ex library Hinges repaired Tape marks on boards Dw creased & missing small piece top spine. Christopher Carey in the Peninsular War £25.00

21694. WELCH Ronald: SUN OF YORK
OUP 1970 1st. Illus Inscr Top edge of dw bumped. The politics and warfare of the Wars of the Roses £22.50

23756. WELCH Ronald: CAPTAIN OF DRAGOONS
Oxford Children's Library 1963 rep. Illus Dw. The Careys with the Duke of Marlborough £15.00

18929. WELCH Ronald: BOWMAN OF CRECY
OUP 1966 1st. Illus Ex library Slightly bumped dw with white letter on spine £17.50

22560. WELLS Helen: CHERRY AMES ISLAND NURSE
World Distributors 1960. Bw frontis Front hinge very weak Tape marks on eps Foredge & bottom edge slightly damaged but doesn't show on text pages Dw missing 1 inch bottom & small strip top spine A bit creased on edges which are missing small bits on back £10.00

22561. WELLS Helen: SILVER WINGS FOR VICKI
Sampson Low nd. Bw frontis Boards a bit bumped on edges Dw with small tears & missing tiny piece bottom spine which is rubbed on edges. 1st of the Vicki Barr Air Stewardess series £12.50

20524. WELLS Helen: VICKI FINDS THE ANSWER
Sampson Low nd. Bw frontis Prize label Page edges a bit brown Bits of spine very faded. Vicki Barr Air Stewardess series £6.00

23086. WELLS Helen: CHERRY AMES PRIVATE DUTY NURSE
World Distributors 1960 rep. Bw frontis Foxed Couple of text pages separate Foredge ink marked Back hinge weak Spine faded Torn dw £7.50

22214. WELLS Helen: CHERRY AMES ARMY NURSE
World Distributors nd. Bw frontis Slightly bumped dw with dulled spine £12.50

22215. WELLS Helen: CHERRY AMES AT HILTON HOSPITAL
World Distributors 1959. Bw frontis Top & foredge browned/foxed Dw a bit rubbed & marked Rubbed to small holes on crease between front & front flap £15.00

20525. WENDON Edith: THE SCHOOLGIRL PILOT
RTS 1938 rep. Slight foxing Hinges a bit weak Boards bumped marked & faded. £6.50

21957. WESTERMAN Percy F: TRAPPED IN THE JUNGLE
Blackie nd war economy. 4 bw plates Board extremities slightly rubbed Baggy creased torn & chipped dw with faded spine. Hijacked to Malaysia £7.50

21959. WESTERMAN Percy F: THE FLYING SUBMARINE
Nisbet nd pocket edition. Bw frontis Prize label removed Edges browned Boards bumped slightly worn & patchily faded. A mysterious South American inventor £5.00

20496. WHITE Constance M: COUSINS AT GREYCROFT
Hutchinson nd. Coloured frontis + line Stain at bottom going through most of the pages Corners & bottom back board bumped Spin eends a bit worn. Tessa & her French cousin go to school £6.50

20497. WHITE Constance M: FILM STARS AT RIVERLEA
Hutchinson nd. Coloured frontis + line Inscr Creased frayed dw dirty on back. A film company comes to school £10.00

20501. WHITE Constance M: SANDRA TAKES COMMAND
Hutchinson 1960 rep. Inscr Frayed slightly rubbed dw. Forming a Junior Dramatic Club at school £6.50

20502. WHITE Constance M: SCHOOLGIRL REPORTER
Hutchinson 1960 rep. Pages browning Boards a bit bumped Creased slightly chipped dw torn on spine ends. School story £6.00

22563. WHITE Constance M: GIRLS IN FLIGHT
Hutchinson 1965 1st. Ex school library Very well read & loose Pages grubby Worn dw missing bits A pretty grotty reading copy of a hard to find title. Teen story of girls training as air hostesses £7.50

23370. WHITE Constance M: SCHOOLGIRL REPORTER
Hutchinson 1960 rep. Pages very brown Frayed dw. School story £7.50

22113. WHITE Constance M: JUNIOR NURSE AT ST MARK'S
Hutchinson 1971 rep. Sort of library stamp but not much read Tape mark fep & bep Slightly bumped dw £19.50

21699. WHITE Constance M: THE MUDDLES OF MONICA
Hutchinson nd 2nd imp. Coloured frontis + line Corners bumped Spine faded. Mysteries at school £6.00

21701. WHITE Constance M: A SPRITE AT SCHOOL
Hutchinson nd 1954 inscr. Illus Page edges browned Boards a bit worn Dw missing a few chunks & creased £10.00

22564. WHITE Heather: THE TWO B's AND BECKY
Warne 1939. Foxed Front hinge weak Strangely bound in plain paper covers. School story £7.50

21787. WHITFIELD S B: JIMMY AND THE WOZZLER
Dobson 1967 1st. Nice copy in a very slightly rubbed dw. Shy orphan Jimmy finds a tramp friend £10.00

21702. WHITLOCK Ralph: HARVEST AT COWLEAZE
Jenkins 1951 1st. Line illus Lacks fep weakening front hinge Foxing Corners bumped Spine faded. Fictionalised story of a farm broadcast on Children's Hour £12.50

23840. WILDSMITH Alan: ON THE WARPATH AT FORTY-FIVE ACRES
Deutsch 1978 1st. Illus Geraldine Spence Dw slightly rubbed on edges. 3rd of the Clancy family series who live on a small-holding north of Toronto - a new highway is planned which will take land belonging to native Americans. £9.50

23841. WILDSMITH Alan: SUMMER AT FORTY-FIVE ACRES
Deutsch 1975 1st. Illus Good in slightly bumped dw. 1st of the Clancy family series who move to a small-holding north of Toronto from the city; £19.50

23371. WILDSMITH Alan: THE NORTHERN PHANTOM
Deutsch 1978 1st. Very slightly bumped dw. A Yorkshire mining village in 1947; I think this is YA £7.50

20511. WILLARD Barbara: A COLD WIND BLOWING
Longman 1972 1st. Generally nice copy in slightly rubbed & torn dw. Mantlemass series runner up for Guardian Award £9.50

20512. WILLARD Barbara: A COLD WIND BLOWING
Kestrel 1975 rep. Generally nice copy in dw slightly rubbed on edge. Mantlemass series runner up for Guardian Award £7.50

20515. WILLARD Barbara: THE LARK & THE LAUREL
Longman nd lacks title page. Illus Probably exlibrary Lacks fep Foredge foxed & browned Slightly bumped dw. Mantlemass story £6.50

20517. WILLARD Barbara: THE SPRIG OF BROOM
Longman 1972 rep. Ex school library Illus Tape marks eps & tape on spine Dw with faded spine & label. Mantlemass historical series runner up for Guardian award £6.00

22565. WILLARD Barbara: A COLD WIND BLOWING
Longman 1972 1st. Nice copy in dw slightly rubbed on edges. Mantlemass series runner up for Guardian Award £12.50

20518. WILLARD Barbara: THE SPRIG OF BROOM
Longman 1971 1st. Illus Dw with faded spine stuck down with cellophane & stuck down by flaps Smells exlibrary but no signs £5.00

20519. WILLARD Barbara: THE SPRIG OF BROOM
Kestrel 1976 rep. Illus Dw patchily faded missing very small piece front. Mantlemass £9.50

22568. WILLARD Barbara: THE LARK & THE LAUREL
Longman 1970 1st. Illus Dw edges a bit rubbed. Mantlemass story £12.50

21788. WILLIAMS Eveline M: DREAM-O'-DAY JILL
Cassell 1930 1st. Bw frontis Lacks fep Slight foxing Decorated boards Ragged bits of the dw flaps back & spine present; flaps stuck down Corners bumped Spine dulled £7.50

20522. WILMOT-BUXTON E M retold by: TOLD BY THE NORTHMEN Stories from the Eddas & Sagas
Harrap 1920 rep. 8 bw plates Prize label Hinges weak Foxing Edges brown Boards worn especially spine £5.00

20581. WILSON Anthony C: NORMAN AND HENRY BONES
Methuen 1959 new edition. Ex school library Illus Eps messy but inside clean Corners bumped Spine slightly faded. The schoolboy detectives £12.00

20884. WILSON Anthony C: NORMAN AND HENRY BONES INVESTIGATE
Methuen 1953 1st. Illus Boards a bit grubby. The schoolboy detectives £22.50

20584. WILSON Gina: THE WHISPER
Faber 1982 1st. Nice copy in slightly bumped dw. Resentment when an orphaned musical prodigy cousin comes to live with Lily £6.00

20593. WILSON WILSON Theodora: THE ISLANDERS
Blackie nd. Coloured frontis 3 bw plates Loose Lacks fep 1 text page torn Pictorial boards a bit faded £6.00

21954. WISEMAN David: ADAM'S COMMON
Blackie 1987 1st. Slightly bumped Dw. Moving from USA to an English industrial town but meeting a strange boy who seems to vanish £8.50

20598. WOLVERTON Ethel T: THE ELBOW ISLAND MYSTERY
Hutchinson nd. Inscr Corners bumped Dw taped & worn Spine marked & missing piece from top. Mysteries & adventure in a small Indiana town £7.50

20885. WOOD Marcia: THE SEARCH FOR JIM McGWYNN
Atheneum 1989 US 1st. Boards a bit dusty Slightly bumped & marked dw. A boy's admiration of a fictional secret agent becomes an obsession to track down the author £7.50

21789. WYATT Arthur: THE SCHOOLGIRL PRINCESS
Nisbet nd 1916 prize label. 4 bw plates Hinges very weak Standard decorated boards Spine a bit worn & creased £6.50

21953. WYLD Doreen: THE GIRLS OF QUEEN'S MERE
Blackie nd. 4 bw plates Small bit of card taped to fep Foredge foxed Spine ends bumped. School story £12.50

23548. WYNNE May: PATSY FROM THE WILDS
Warne 1931 1st. Coloured frontis + line Prize label Slightly larger than normal Bright paper covered pictorial boards; spine slightly creased and rubbed on ends Grubby very torn dw. Part school when Patsy from Ireland (wilds??) is sent to school in England £15.00

21704. ZINDEL Paul: THE PIGMAN
Bodley Head 1979 rep. Boards slightly rubbed Slightly torn creased dw. 2 teens befriend a lonely old man £8.50

23788. ZINDEL Paul: THE GIRL WHO WANTED A BOY
Bodley Head 1981 1st. Dw a bit grubby foxed & bumped. Dreaming of love £9.50