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MYSTERY MINE
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1318734
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Set in the lonely, exciting moorland country of the North Riding of Yorkshire where Harriet Sparrow's Grandfather now has an antique shop. Green boards, black titles. Endpapers are maps. A Lone Pine Story. 247 pages. Top and bottom of spine slightly bumped. Larger bump to middle of spine. Prize presentation plate to half -title page. Light foxing to page edges otherwise contents are clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn, chipped and creased. A little scuffing to spine. Front flap is creased.

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THE SIGN OF THE ALPINE ROSE
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Wynne.
Stock no. 1318638
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Jillies expected a lovely peaceful holiday in the Austrian mountains, but it was anything but a peaceful holiday. Green cloth, silver titles. Green endpapers are maps. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to textblock. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Lower page corner tips lightly creased to preliminary pages. Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped and creased with only minimal loss and a little grubby to rear panel.

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THE SECRET OF THE VILLA ROSA
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1318578
Published by Collins. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

When Uncle Joe invites the Buckinghams to stay with him in the romantic medieval town of Orvieto, he little realises the danger he is leading them into... Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 157 pages. ISBN: 0001606034. Spine bumped. Pencil erasure mark to front free-endpaper. Some light page corner creases to preliminary pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn and price-cut.

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SUSAN, BILL AND THE GOLDEN CLOCK
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2131632
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with black lettering and small illustration to front. Colour frontis, and 6 b&w illustrations. Part of the Susan & Bill series. 118 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; repaired to verso with sticky tape. Some small loss to wrapper; a few surface paper chips to rear panel.

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STRANGERS AT SNOWFELL
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Wynne.
Stock no. 1818430
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

A Jilly Family story. The Jillies start for Scotland but decide to leave the train when it is snowbound at Shap in Westmorland. Grey cloth with silver titles to spine. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 231 pages. SIGNED by the author to half-title page. Faint mottling to front board. Text block lightly browned. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Contents clean.

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KING OF KINGS
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Kathy Wyatt.
Stock no. 1318041
Published by Lion Publishing. 1st thus 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of the man who changed the world - Jesus Christ. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Photographic plates and b/w text illustrations. ISBN: 085648038X. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed. Foxspots to textblock.

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STRANGERS AT WITCHEND
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1318016
Published by Collins. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue mottled boards, gilt title to spine. 192 pages. Top edge red. A Lone Pine adventure based in Shropshire. ISBN: 0001602908. SIGNED by the author on a small white piece of paper which has been stuck down onto the half-title page. This is the page that you see when you open the book so it is possible that the front free-endpaper is missing? Small piece torn from lower edge of rear free-endpaper where it is stuck to the pastedown. Contents clean. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly rubbed at spine and corners with slight loss to base of spine.

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TROUBLE AT TOWNSEND
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Lunt Roberts.
Stock no. 2131550
Published by Transatlantic Arts Ltd.. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

The story of two city children sent to stay on a farm where they thought nothing ever happened. They soon changed their minds. The story was also filmed on Malcolm Saville's farm in Hertfordshire. Green cloth, yellow title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 128 pages. Damp mark to bottom of front cover, which goes through boards to some pages of book; wrinkling. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is torn with damp marking; 2-3" piece of loss to bottom of front panel.

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STRANGE STORY
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 2131015
Published by A.R.Mowbray & Co. Ltd. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A tale of Christianity set in Roman times. Red boards, gilt title to spine B/w illustrations. 132 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears and small nicks; minimal loss.

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SEVEN WHITE GATES
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 2130765
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1944. Good condition.

A Lone Pine Story. Red cloth, black titles. Full-page b/w illustrations plus b/w maps to the endpapers. 200 pages. Spine and cover edges are faded; couple of splits to cloth on spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Damp mark to top of some pages next to spine. Foxing and page edge browning.

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THE GAY DOLPHIN ADVENTURE
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 2130747
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Third book in the Lone Pine series. Beige cloth with gilt title to spine and front cover with lone pine vignette. B/w illustrations. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; a little loss; but most tears are repaired to verso with sticky tape. Some grubby marks to wrapper.

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SPRING COMES TO NETTLEFORD
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
Stock no. 2130660
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Light blue mottled boards with black titles. B/w illustrations. Hampton Library edition. Page edge browning; some foxing. Wrapper is edge-torn with a few chips; minimal loss; some scuffing to edges.

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