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THE ISLAND OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 2133200
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1944. Almost very good condition.

Cream pictorial cloth. The first book in the "Adventure" series. 326 pages. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; small chips, with a little loss to top of spine. Browning to cover edges. Browning/marks to outer page edges. A few margin marks.

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THE NAUGHTIEST GIRL IN THE SCHOOL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable.
Stock no. 1318957
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1940. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, black titles. B/w text illustrations. 184 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some slight mottling to cloth. Some foxing to contents. Tiny booksellers sticker to rear pastedown. 2 of the b/w illustrations have been neatly coloured in. Worn and torn dustwrapper with some loss to spine and corners and larger piece of loss to lower corner of front panel. Old tape repairs have yellowed on front and verso. Large tear across spine and onto front panel. Rear panel and spine are slightly grubby. Still a nice copy of the first edition in very scarce original dustwrapper.

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COLLINS CHILDREN'S ANNUAL
Written by Edward Boyd; Jane Shaw; Enid Blyton; et al. Illustrated by Hilda Boswell; Racey Helps; Jean Walmsley Heap; et al..
Stock no. 1318935
Published by Collins. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows Santa hanging from a TV Aerial! First story "The strange happening at number 8" by Boyd. Includes "The Page That Blew Away" by Blyton. 5 colour plates plus b/w and two-tone illustrations. Spine bumped, corners worn. Removal of a plate to verso of front free-endpaper. Inscription in ink to verso of frontis. Remains of dustwrapper is tucked inside book.

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THE SEA OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1318828
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1951. 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 bumped, grubby mark to top of spine. Name and address in pencil to front free-endpaper. Endpapers partly browned. Dustwrapper is lightly foxed (showing on verso), is edge worn with tears at corners and old tape repairs on verso, slight loss at corners and loss to top 1" of spine.

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THE MYSTERY THAT NEVER WAS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 2133070
Published by Collins. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

This most peculiar mystery was made up by four children to entertain Uncle Bob. Cream boards, red title to spine. B/w and two-tone illustrations. Bumping to covers and a couple of cover edges. Some marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; small amount of loss.

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LITTLE MARY MOUSE AGAIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Olive F. Openshaw.
Stock no. 2132850
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1944. Very good condition.

A Mary Mouse Strip Book. Small oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps with black cloth spine. 124 yellow and black illustrations. Plain rear cover. A bit of fraying with heavy fading to cloth spine. Foxing to rear cover, outer page edges and a few to pages internally.

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THE RED-SPOTTED HANDKERCHIEF & OTHER STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Kathleen Gell.
Stock no. 1318800
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, red title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour and b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Brown stain to top of spine. Light foxing else contents clean.Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped, torn and creased with minimal loss and tape repairs on verso.

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ROUND THE YEAR WITH ENID BLYTON - SPRING BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1318799
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1934. Very good condition.

Manilla paper/card covers in green/blue colour. Spine browned and some slight browning to cover edges. Some writing in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers browned.

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ROUND THE YEAR WITH ENID BLYTON - WINTER BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1318798
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1934. Very good condition.

Manilla paper/card covers, light blue colour with b/w illustration of squirrels to front. Original address of 'Old Thatch' to the letter to boys and girls at front. B/w photos and illustrations. Spine browned. Writing to front free-endpaper in both blue crayon and pencil. Endpapers browned.

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ROUND THE YEAR WITH ENID BLYTON - AUTUMN BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1318797
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1934. Almost very good condition.

Manilla cardwraps (Brown colour with b/w illustration and title to front). B/w photos. (Manilla covers were simultaneously published with the original limp cloth wraps edition). Corners slightly creased. Spine and cover edges browned. Endpapers browned and a few foxspots else contents clean.

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ROUND THE YEAR WITH ENID BLYTON - SUMMER BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1318796
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1934. Very good condition.

Beige card wraps with b/w illustration to front. (Manilla edition). 96 pages. B/w photos. Some neat blue crayon writing to front free-endpaper. Endpapers browned. Contents clean.

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THE SEVENTH HOLIDAY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge; S.W. Purvis; et al..
Stock no. 1318766
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Blue cloth spine. Orange boards. Colour plates by S.W. Purvis. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Cover edges slightly rubbed. Foxing to prelims and textblock. Dustwrapper is very worn and creased with slight loss to spine, most of front flap is missing and there are tape repairs on verso.

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