Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Close

  • Grows vegetables
  • Fills classrooms
  • Drills wells
  • Empowers women
  • Fights poverty

Boys' and Girls' Story Book No 2 by Enid Blyton illus colour and B&w News Chronicle Ltd c 1940s

£10.00 Out Of Stock

Product description

Publisher: News Chronicle Limited, London, c 1940s. Hardback, 254 pages, no dustjacket. Cover, in thick pictorial boards with cloth spine and red and black titling to front, is in fair condition commensurate with age, with some grubby marks on front and back, some bumping to corners and spine extremities and some light creasing and a 4 inch tear along spine edge (has not significantly affected formness of binding however). Internally the book is in fair condition commensurate with age, with reasonably firm binding, some foxing spots here and there throughout and on page block edges. Small tear at bottom of frontispiece illustration. Lovely fold-out map of the Land of the Fairies plus illustrations in colour and b&w by Kathleen Nixon Horace Knowles and Lola Onslow.Some of the b&w illustrations have been coloured in and there and there are some crayon scribblings on a few pages plus some grubby marks here and there. Spine starting to separate in four or five places in the book, exposing the webbing but pages still firmly held. In spite of the above faults this is a charming and delightfully illustrated and sturdy book.

Item details

Author(s):
Enid Blyton
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
254
Publisher:
News Chronicle Limited, London, c 1940s.
Title:
Boys' and Girls' Story Book No 2 illus by Kathleen Nixon Horace Knowles and Lola Onslow

Sold Out

We're sorry to say this item has now sold out.

There are over 100,000 more items in stock. Start browsing with our suggestions below.

About this item

Publisher: News Chronicle Limited, London, c 1940s. Hardback, 254 pages, no dustjacket. Cover, in thick pictorial boards with cloth spine and red and black titling to front, is in fair condition commensurate with age, with some grubby marks on front and back, some bumping to corners and spine extremities and some light creasing and a 4 inch tear along spine edge (has not significantly affected formness of binding however). Internally the book is in fair condition commensurate with age, with reasonably firm binding, some foxing spots here and there throughout and on page block edges. Small tear at bottom of frontispiece illustration. Lovely fold-out map of the Land of the Fairies plus illustrations in colour and b&w by Kathleen Nixon Horace Knowles and Lola Onslow.Some of the b&w illustrations have been coloured in and there and there are some crayon scribblings on a few pages plus some grubby marks here and there. Spine starting to separate in four or five places in the book, exposing the webbing but pages still firmly held. In spite of the above faults this is a charming and delightfully illustrated and sturdy book.

Author(s):
Enid Blyton
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
254
Publisher:
News Chronicle Limited, London, c 1940s.
Title:
Boys' and Girls' Story Book No 2 illus by Kathleen Nixon Horace Knowles and Lola Onslow

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

We offer a no quibble returns policy as follows:

Wedding dresses: 14 days

Overseas returns: 31 days

Everything else: 21 days


This item is also available for international delivery by airmail, carrying a mandatory delivery charge of:

Europe: £6.50

Outside Europe: £11.50

Volunteer listed

Wonder how this unique item ended up online?

Most of the second-hand items you see online have been donated, by supporters like you, to our high street stores. Each item is then priced, photographed and listed on this site by our amazing team of volunteers from across the country.

After you have bought your item, our team of volunteers package and dispatch it from the Shop straight to you or your chosen recipient.

All profits from the sales of our goods go towards funding Oxfam's work around the world. We rely on your donations to sell online so please keep the cycle of goodness going!

To find out more about volunteering with Oxfam, please visit our how to volunteer page.

Oxfam Bookshop Banbury

Oxfam bookshops offer a wider selection of books than most shops, from modern fiction and leisure interest to classics and rare or collectable books. We also sell a range of greetings cards and 'green' products. Come and browse.

View Shop