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The Girl's Own Annual. Volume 46 Volume 48 Volume 49

By Flora Klickmann (ed.)

[1925]-[1928]

Unknown : London

704pp

704pp; 704pp; 704pp

 

 

 

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Three very attractive volumes of the 'Girl's Own Annual', edited by the renowned English journalist, author and second editor of the 'Girl's Own Paper', Flora Klickmann.

Containing a mix of short stories, educational and improving articles, poetry, music and advice on style and dress, all aimed at young women and girls. This set contains the following volumes (as indicated on the spines): Volume 46 Volume 48 Volume 49 Each volume is undated, dated using Copac. Each volume is copiously illustrated throughout with black and white illustrations, and: A charming coloured frontispiece plate from a painting by P. B. Hickling to volume 46, and a coloured plate of 'The Cottage of Our Dreams' reproduced from the painting by C. J. Vine. A coloured frontispiece from a painting by Maude Angell to volume 48, and a coloured plate of 'Marigolds' reproduced from the painting by Maude Angell. A coloured frontispiece plate from a painting by Elizabeth Earnshaw to volume 49, and a coloured plate of 'Madonna Lilies' reproduced from the painting by Maude Angell. Each volume also features a coloured illustrated title page, and pictorial endpapers. With a 'Selfridges London' booksellers label tipped to the rear pastedown of volume 49.

CONDITION

In the publisher's original bevelled-edge decorative cloth binding, with pictorial colour illustration tipped to the front board. Externally excellent, with minor bumping to extremities and head and tail of spine. Front hinge split and tender to volume 46. Booksellers label tipped to rear pastedown volume 49. Light scattered spotting and marking to coloured illustration tipped to front board., volume 46. Internally firmly bound. Pages very slightly age toned to extremities but very bright and clean. Light scattered spotting to last few pages, volume 48 and first few pages volume 46.

Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed

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