THE MYSTERY OF THE HIDDEN HOUSE
by Enid Blyton
Illustrated by J. Abbey
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st. 1948
Very good condition in a good dustwrapper. Orange cloth, black titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. The 6th adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog.
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
- 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.