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AT SEASIDE COTTAGE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2134078
Published by The Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1947. Fair condition.

An Enid Blyton Picture Book. Pictorial boards. Colour and two-tone illustrations throughout. A forerunner to the 'Secret Seven' series - including the characters Peter and Janet, with their spaniel Scamper! Chipping with loss to paper covering of spine. Damp marks to covers. Binding is weak. Front endpaper and title page are MISSING (torn out). Damp mark to page margins on most pages. A reading copy.

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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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FIVE GO DOWN TO THE SEA
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1319576
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 5th 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This is the Five's 12th adventure, where they spend the summer at Tremannon Farm, with it's mysterious deserted tower by the sea and the forgotten secret of the Wreckers way. Red boards with black lettering. Blue/black endpapers. B/w and two-tone illustrations throughout. 191 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed.

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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 SECOND FORM AT ST. CLARE'S
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable.
Stock no. 1319454
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 3rd 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

This is the fourth book in the popular 'St. Clare's' series. Orange cloth with dark blue titles and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 157pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Endpapers browned. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is worn to spine and corners and slightly grubby.

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THE ROCKINGDOWN MYSTERY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 1319453
Published by Collins. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Collins Junior Mystery. Yellow cloth, brown title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Top edge brown. Spine slightly bumped. Some grubbiness to covers. Foxing, mainly to textblock and page margins. Price-cut wrapper is sunned to spine and slightly edge rubbed.

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THE ENID BLYTON HOLIDAY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1319450
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1958. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A collection of stories from the original (1st) Holiday book. Green cloth spine, with green boards and gilt titles to spine and front cover. The first story is 'The Tale of Bubble and Squeak'. Colour and two-tone illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Endpapers lightly browned. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with slight loss.

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