Vintage Girls' Own Book printed by Collins of London in 1961. This is a collection of short stories popular in the 1960's for teenage girls reading.
This book has a colorful hardback paper cover of a girl and a boy water skiing.
It includes the following stories,
The Desk in the Desert by Edward Boyd
Gentle Ghost by Mollie Chappell
The Secret of the Queen's Pyramid by Winifred Holmes
How to Play Good Tennis by C P Browne
Heroes by Claire Moore
Jeanie's Busy Day by Reg Hicks
Enter Darcy by Jane Austen
The Wilson's Won't Mind by Jane Shaw
Stage Door by Noel Streatfeild
Stupid Greda by Sybil Burr
Too Good To Be True by ECR Lorac
Hiawatha's Wooing by H W Longfellow
Turn of the Tide by Viola Bayley
Adventure in the Abbey by Elsie F Oxenham
Embroidery for Elizabethans by P M Warner
Beetle by P M Warner
It is 10" by 8", in good condition, edges show wear and about an inch and a half missing off the top of the back spine, inside pages are in excellent condition, no writing except for name on the inside cover page, binding is tight, cover has pencil marks on it, have not attempted to remove them. Lots of good reading in this book and a wonderful decorative piece or addition to a children's book collection.