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THE MYSTERY OF THE HIDDEN HOUSE

Written by Enid Blyton
Illustrated by J. Abbey
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd. in 1948

THE MYSTERY OF THE HIDDEN HOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st. 1948. Hardback.

Orange cloth, black titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. The 6th adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog.

Good condition in a good dustwrapper. Covers are damp marked with title to front faded. A third of front endpaper has been cut off. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some loss.

Stock no. 2130506

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THE MYSTERY OF THE HIDDEN HOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st. 1948. Hardback.

Orange cloth, black titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. The 6th adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog.

Very good condition in a good dustwrapper. Spine and corners bumped and lightly rubbed with some browning to top and tail of spine. Title and vignette to front cover has faded. Foxing to contents. A few light corner creases. Dustwrapper is worn with a large tear to lower 1/4 of spine and some loss top and tail, patch of surface paper damage (2.5 x 4cm) to rear panel of wrapper.

Stock no. 1317708

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THE MYSTERY OF THE HIDDEN HOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st. 1948. Hardback.

Orange cloth, black titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. The 6th adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog.

Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Some fading to front cover and along edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased and faded to spine; a few pieces of loss to top of spine; top corner of front panel and top corners of rear panel. Most loss has been 'disguised' by a partial colour photocopy underneath original wrapper. Other small nicks and chips.

Stock no. 2121211

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Contents

  • Mr. Goon produces a nephew, Ern, a simple youth who believes everything. The Find-Outers think up a first-class mystery for Ern, complete with clues - and old Clear-Orf the policeman soon hears of it and gets into a terrible muddle trying to solve it.
  • In the meantime a real mystery come along and the Find-Outers quietly work on it whilst poor Mr. Goon and Ern stumble along in their imaginary one.

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