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EIGHT O'CLOCK TALES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Dorothy M. Wheeler.
Stock no. 1318152
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1945. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A book of short stories by the children's favourite writer. Small format. Green cloth, dark titles. 185 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, slight darkening to cover edges. Front free-endpaper missing. Some foxing to textblock else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and grubby.

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TEN-MINUTE TALES
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1318151
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 10th 1943. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

29 varied stories for children. Small format. Grey cloth, red title to spine and vignette to front cover. 185 pages. Spine very slightly bumped. Inscription in ink crossed out with black felt-tip pen on front pastedown. Contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is slightly edge-rubbed and chipped at corners. A nice copy.

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BOYS' AND GIRLS' STORY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Katherine Nixon; Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1318127
Published by News Chronicle. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Contains The Book of Bunnies and The Book of Brownies. Spine slightly bumped. Corners worn and cover edges rubbed. Rear joint cracked at top 1". Browning to endpapers. Some hinges pulled causing contents to be a little loose. Foxing to textblock. Contained in original postage box which is very worn, name scraped off address label and some of opening piece missing.

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THREE CHEERS SECRET SEVEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Burgess Sharrocks.
Stock no. 1317941
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Eighth Secret Seven Adventure. Blue boards with light and dark blue bands around the boards and vignette of the Seven holding hands. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. 120 pages. One foxspot to spine. Foxing and browning to contents, mainly at page edges. Neat name and address in pencil in belongs to box. Child's name written in heavy pencil to front flap of dustwrapper (partially erased). Dustwrapper is just a little edge worn and grubby.

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THE LUCK OF THE LAYTONS
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1317927
Published by Enid Blyton Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Paperwraps. Facsimile of the story, originally published c.1930 by Birn Brothers. B/w illustrations.

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WENDY WINS THROUGH
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1317925
Published by Enid Blyton Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Paperwraps. Facsimile of the story, originally published c.1930 by Birn Brothers. B/w illustrations.

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TINY TOTS 1929
Written by Enid Blyton; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham.
Stock no. 2131248
Published by The Amalgamated Press. 1929. Fair condition.

Cloth spine with pictorial onlay of children playing in the snow. Front board shows children on sledges. Colour frontis (by Cowham). Colour plates plus twot-tone text illustrations. First story is "Merry Down Wood". Blyton story is 'Bobtail's Magic Ring'. Bumping and wear, with chipping to cover edges; some colouring to cover edges where loss has tried to be disguised. Split with fraying to cloth at top of spine. Foxing throughout. Scribble to a couple of pages. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Joints are cracked. Margin tears. A couple of pages are torn, but taped back in. A reading copy.

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SECRET SEVEN MYSTERY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Burgess Sharrocks.
Stock no. 1817760
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Ninth Adventure. Light and dark blue boards showing SS holding hands. B/w and a few two-tone illustrations. 120 pages. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners and scuffed to rear panel with a small amount of surface paper loss.

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SECRET SEVEN WIN THROUGH
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Bruno Kay.
Stock no. 1817759
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Boards with dark blue and light blue boards and vignettes showing children holding hands. Two-colour and b/w illustrations. Foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper has a few small closed tears to edges (no loss) and is a little scuffed to rear panel.

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MY FAVOURITE STORY
Written by Enid Blyton; Angela Brazil; Elinor M. Brent-Dyer; et al. Illustrated by P.B. Hickling.
Stock no. 1317827
Published by The Thames Publishing Co.. Very good condition.

Selected stories for girls, including 'Rescue in the snows' by Brent-Dyer and Father Time and his Pattern Book by Blyton. Large format, cloth spine, pictorial boards. 4 colour plates, b/w text illustrations. 13 stories. 125 pages. Spine and corners bumped, covers slightly edge rubbed. Light damp stain to edge of frontis. A few fingermarks to contents.

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THE MOUNTAIN OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1317808
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Blue titles. 327 pages. The fifth story in the Adventure series. Spine bumped. Slight fading to top and tail of spine. Endpapers partly browned with old tape marks at corners. Contents clean, textblock just a little grubby. Dustwrapper is worn at spine and corners and has a brown (tape?) mark to front flap. Spine if dustwrapper is just a little faded.

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SECRET SEVEN FIREWORKS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Burgess Sharrocks.
Stock no. 2131137
Published by Brockhampton Press. 4th 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pale blue boards with SS symbol. B/w illustrations. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks.

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