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THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING MAN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1319772
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, red lettering and vignette. B/w illustrations. 182 pages. Being the Thirteenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Very slight bumping to spine and corners. Endpapers lightly browned. Some foxing to contents. Some page corners creased. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, tears to rear flap have been neatly tape repaired on verso.

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SECRET OF THE OLD MILL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2134077
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition.

A "Janet and Peter Adventure". In which the Secret Seven was formed - this was the very first Secret Seven book after which came the Secret Seven series. Pictorial boards. Colour pictures plus two-tone and b/w illustrations. 60 pages. Bumping, wear and chipping to spine and cover edges. Some small bits of loss to picture on spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few margin marks, but contents are still very good. Small piece of surface paper damage and remains of brown paper to rear endpaper. Illustrations are still lovely and bright.

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THE TENTH HOLIDAY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge; Robert MacGillivray; Hilda McGavin; et al..
Stock no. 1319508
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth spine, red boards with gilt titles. Colour plates and illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Slight mottling to covers. Inscription in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with slight loss to top and tail of spine.

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ENID BLYTON'S MARIGOLD STORY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Hilda Boswell; Dorothy Hall; et al..
Stock no. 1319507
Published by John Gifford Ltd.. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black spine with gilt title. Pretty pictorial boards. Colour plates and two-tone illustrations. Stories, poems, puzzles, strip pictures etc. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Foxing, mainly at textblock but affecting some page margins too. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with slight loss, largest piece of loss to lower edge of rear cover (2.5 x 6cm).

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TALES OF BRER RABBIT
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1319506
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1925. Good condition.

Retold by Blyton. Blue cloth, black titles, borders and vignette to front cover. Reading Practice - No. 2. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Covers are badly damp stained. Name in ink to front pastedown and also to free-endpaper. Contents are well fingered/grubby. Hinges cracked. Small black mark to edge of textblock.

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THE SECRET SEVEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by George Brook.
Stock no. 1319505
Published by The Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, red title to spine and front cover. Colour frontis and two-tone illustrations throughout. 96 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Light spotting to covers. Front free-endpaper has been removed. Some foxing and generally grubbiness but contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby and edge rubbed. Rear flap has a small section removed.

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HOLLOW TREE HOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Elizabeth Wall.
Stock no. 1319456
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Peter and Susan run away to the enormous old hollow tree they have discovered in the heart of the wood. Beige cloth, purple title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is grubby and edge worn with slight loss to top and tail and small hole to centre of spine. Slight fading to spine.

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MR PINK-WHISTLE'S CIRCUS
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1319455
Published by Herald Gravure. Circa 1956. Almost very good condition.

Australian Weeties Booklet. Small oblong format. Pictorial paperwraps. B/w and two-tone text illustrations. Lower corner tips torn off (no text or illustrations affected). A decent copy of a very scarce little booklet.

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THE SHIP OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1319434
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Very good condition.

The sixth book in the Adventure series. Cream pictorial cloth, blue titles. B/w illustrations throughout. 327 pages. 8 x 5.5". Spine and corners bumped. Endpapers partly browned, ink date stamp to front free-endpaper. Textblock is just a little grubby.

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THE SEA OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1319357
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 3rd 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Another exciting story in the 'Adventure' series. Cream pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. 321 pages. 8 x 5". Spine slightly bumped. Cloth grubby at edges. Name in ink to front free-endpaper. Textblock just a little grubby. Dustwrapper is edge worn with tape repairs on verso and a little grubby.

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THE FAMOUS JIMMY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Benjamin Rabier.
Stock no. 2133416
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 2nd 1941. Good condition.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Two-colour illustrations. Second edition. Heavy wear to covers, with foxing and a few damp marks. Paper cover is starting to come away from spine. Corner crease to rear cover. White paper stick to inside front endpaper. Joints are cracked. Some margin marks. A reading copy.

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WILL THE FIDDLER
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 2133415
Published by Instructive Arts Ltd.. 1960. Poor condition.

A Royal Picture Story Book. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Book is disbound (contents are detached from covers). 2 parts of spine are MISSING (roughly 2"). Contents are generally still very good, even though the book overall is poor.

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