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Great Days and Jolly Days: The Story of Girls' School Songs - Celia Haddon

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1977, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. Price Clipped. 1½" closed, tape reinforced on the verso, tear to the top corner of the upper panel. Text complete, clean and tight.

Contains: Black & white photographs; Black & white drawings; Photographic end papers & blanks;

From the cover: “With delightful humour, a light and affectionate touch, and an unerring — and unmawkish — sense of pathos and nostalgia (for many of the schools she mentions, as well as their songs, have disappeared, and others are threatened), Celia Haddon recaptures the world of girls’ education over a hundred years and more, reflected in the lines they sang.”


Foreword or introduction by Joyce Grenfell. Size: 10" x 7½". Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 128 pages.
£7.50