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THE SECRET OF THE HIDDEN POOL
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Lunt Roberts.
Stock no. 1321965
Published by John Murray. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A "Michael and Mary" book. In this, the 4th story about Michael and Mary Bishop and their Scotty dog Dougal, they have an exciting adventure in the curious country of the great landslip, on the Dorset coast between Lyme Regis and Seaton. Cream boards, green titles. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. Name plate to front free-endpaper. Some light browning and foxing to contents which are otherwise clean. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge rubbed and just a little grubby to rear panel.

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THE COMPLETE LONE PINE
Written by Malcolm Saville; Mark O'Hanlon.
Stock no. 1321868
Published by Mark O'Hanlon. 2nd 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Revised edition with preface by Mary Cadogan. A companion to the adventures of the Lone Pine Club. Exploring the Lone Pine Books of Malcolm Saville. Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0952805944. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents fine.

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TWO FAIR PLAITS
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Lunt Roberts.
Stock no. 2135662
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

2nd in the 'Jilly family' series. Pale grey boards, silver titles to spine. Pictorial endpapers are maps. Colour frontis, b/w pictures. 192 pages. Light bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; a little loss; sticky mark to front panel; a few marks and foxspots to rear.

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LONE PINE FIVE
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 1321489
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The fifth book in the Lone Pine series. This is Jenny's Harman's story. Her desire to possess an old spoon which she found on a junk-tray in Bishop Castle's market laid the foundation of another great adventure for the Lone Piners. Beige cloth, red titles and pine tree vignette. Endpaper maps. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine bumped. A few light marks to covers. Foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with slight loss at corners and tape repairs on verso. Rear panel of wrapper is slightly grubby.

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THE NEGLECTED MOUNTAIN
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 1321488
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Lone Pine story. Buff cloth, red titles and pine tree vignette. Endpapers are maps. 248 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. A few small marks to covers. Light foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn with some loss to spine and minimal loss at corners. Rear panel of wrapper is a bit grubby. There is a scratch mark to front panel of wrapper (minimal loss caused by this which also affects front cover of book slightly).

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SAUCERS OVER THE MOOR
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 1319500
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A gripping and fast-moving adventure story about the Lone Pine Club set on Dartmoor. Cream boards, red titles. Endpapers show sketch of the Moor. B/w illustrations. 244 pages. Spine bumped. Some slight grubbiness to covers. Light foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge worn.

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THE RIDDLE OF THE PAINTED BOX
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Lunt Roberts.
Stock no. 1819217
Published by Noel Carrington. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A vivid, fast-moving story of an unusual adventure on the Grand Union Canal. Orange cloth. B/w illustrations. 164 pages. Staining to boards. Spine slightly cocked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some colouring to b/w frontis. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily repaired with tape to verso which has aged and is now showing through to the front. Some surface paper loss to rear panel of dustwrapper and some loss to spine.

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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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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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