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FAMOUS FIVE

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FIVE GO OFF TO CAMP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2127285
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 5th 1952. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Red boards with black title to spine and authors name to front cover. Blue and black pictorial endpapers. B/w and two-tone text illustrations. 192 pages. Front cover is a bit bowed. Damp staining to covers. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Some foxing and browning; some damp marks to pages. Bottom 1-2" of spine and rear panel are MISSING; rest is damp marked with creasing and some chips and nicks.
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FIVE GO DOWN TO THE SEA
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2124865
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 5th 1959. Very good condition in a almost 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. Name in ink to prelims. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips, but minimal loss.
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FIVE GO TO BILLYCOCK HILL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2124850
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 4th 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The sixteenth book about the Famous Five. Red boards, black titles. B/w endpapers and illustrations. 182 pages. Wear to cover edges. Ink mark and some foxing to outer page edges. Corner loss on a few pages (e.g. 117, 121). Wrapper is price-cut and edge-creased with a couple of closed tears and nicks.
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FIVE ON A TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2124739
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1992. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A facsimile of the first adventure celebrates 50 years of the Famous Five. The Famous Five's first adventure featuring a ruined castle, a wreck and buried treasure. Blue boards, black titles. 32 full-page b/w drawings. ISBN: 0340565683. Small glue marks to spine. A few pale foxspots to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is lovely and bright!
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FIVE HAVE A WONDERFUL TIME
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Betty Maxey.
Stock no. 2124100
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1969. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Plain endpapers with summary of story to front endpaper. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0340033746. Brown 'stain' marks to outer page edges, bleeding through to page margins. A few pages have large brown stains across text. Wrapper is edge-creased with 1" tear to top of spine; grubby marks to rear panel.
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FIVE GO DOWN TO THE SEA
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2124091
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards. B/w pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations and frontis piece. 188 pages. 7.5 x 4.75". ISBN: 0340033665. Small glue mark along bottom edge of front cover. Foxing/browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped, with some scuff marks.
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FIVE GO TO BILLYCOCK HILL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1316865
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The sixteenth book about the Famous Five. Red boards, black titles. Blue pictorial endpapers. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. 182 pages. Spine bumped. A few light marks to cover edges. Endpapers and prelims browned. Some foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with minimal loss. Old tape repair to verso of top of spine (with glue residue showing through).
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FIVE HAVE PLENTY OF FUN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1316864
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1955. Very good condition.

The 14th Famous Five adventure. B/w and two-tone illustrations. Red boards. 183 pages. Blue & black pictorial endpapers. Spine and corners bumped. A few small, light marks to covers. Some pale page browning and foxspots to textblock.
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FIVE GO ADVENTURING AGAIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1208780
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1943. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, black titles. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 192 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Top and tail of spine darkened. Inscription in in on front endpaper. Light page browning else contents clean. Wrapper is chipped at corners, rubbed at edges and grubby to rear and on verso.
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FIVE ON KIRRIN ISLAND AGAIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1507667
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 5th 1951. Poor condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The 6th adventure of the Famous Five. Timmy is in trouble, there are strangers on the island and a secret tunnel under the sea. Red boards. Blue and black pictorial endpapers. 192 pages. B/w and two-colour illustrations. All pages are present but many are DETACHED or loose. A little bumping to spine and corners. Light marks to covers. Home made library plates to blank page at front of book and verso of rear free endpaper. Also name and address to prelims. Odd tear, mark and fox spot to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears, large tear to front fold causing flap to only be attached by 2". Loss from base of spine. Browned and slightly grubby. A reading copy.
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FIVE RUN AWAY TOGETHER
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2123341
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 3rd 1949. Good condition.

Blue cloth with black titles. Blue pictorial endpapers. B/w and two-colour illustrations. Colour frontis. Spine is browned. A few marks to covers. Colouring to pictures throughout, including front endpapers. Name in ink to top of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.
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FIVE GO TO SMUGGLER'S TOP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2123337
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 5th 1951. Almost very good condition.

The Fourth adventure of 'The Famous Five'. Red boards, black titles. Blue pictorial endpapers. Colour frontis. B/w and two-tone illustrations. 192 pages. Spine is faded. Bumping to corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and a few splash marks to outer page edges and page margins.
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