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An Uncomfortable Term by Raymond Jacberns

An Uncomfortable Term by Raymond Jacberns

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An Uncomfortable Term

by Raymond Jacberns

colour plates by Percy Tarrant

W & R. Chambers, 1911, illustrated colour plates, illustrated colour frontispiece, hardcover with illustrated cover, gilded lettering and top foredge 

Very Good Condition, a little edge and shelf wear, some rubbing and bumping to edges and corners, previous owners’ inscription on half title page, previous costings on reverse front endpaper (See photographs)

“When two schools combine under one headship, the girls of both schools start the year determined to put the others in their place. New girl Pauline Wetherell is drawn to one side, but Marianna Theckleway - 'The Boy' - tries to remain neutral. Tensions escalate between the rival factions and headmistress Mademoiselle Loys comes up with an unusual solution. Altogether it's a most uncomfortable term for everyone.”

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