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HIDDEN IN A DREAM
Written by Monica Edwards.
Stock no. 1319376
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1966. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Romney Marsh story. The Evergreen Library series. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Top edge green. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Textblock is a bit grubby with a stain affecting the foreedge (doesn't affect inner page margins). Dustwrapper is price-cut and edge worn/torn.

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BLACK BEAUTY
Written by Anna Sewell. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1319375
Published by Jarrolds. Circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

18 colour plates, specially drawn for this edition. Dark green cloth. Gilt titles to spine. Elaborate gilt decoration to front cover. 291 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Covers are slightly bowed and damp stained. New front free-endpaper. Foxing to contents.

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THE WANDERER
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Joan Wanklyn.
Stock no. 1319347
Published by Collins. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A return to Punchbowl Farm and the Thornton Family's dilemma is what to do about Chalice, the colt, who is continually breaking out. Light blue boards, dark blue title to spine. B/w illustrations. 253 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped with slight fading at top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with slight loss and slightly grubby to rear panel.

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BLACK HUNTING WHIP
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1319346
Published by Collins. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Mrs Thornton acquires an old house in which Dion finds a diary of a boy telling the story of the Black Hunting Whip. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some fading and foxing to covers. Book leans to one side. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and chipped with loss at spine and corner, foxing to verso of wrapper.

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NO MISTAKING CORKER
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1319343
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Good condition.

Which of the brown carthorse mares was really Corker, is the mystery that runs through this story of a caravan journeying to the sea. Green cloth, red titles to spine, vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 7.75 x 5". 192 pages. Covers faded, especially at spine, and slightly grubby. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Contents clean.

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WISH FOR A PONY
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1319342
Published by The Children's Press. 1966. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, silver titles and vignettes. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped. A couple of small white spots to front cover. Some heavy pencil writing erased to front free-endpaper. Light page browning throughout. Dustwrapper is edge worn, slightly grubby to rear panel and has a large tear (with creases) to front panel.

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SIX COUSINS AT MISTLETOE FARM
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Peter Beigel.
Stock no. 2133402
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 4th 1949. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Three town cousins come to live with three farm cousins. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w drawings. 224 pages. Bumping and foxing to spine. Old name scribbled out in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips - but only minimal loss.

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SIX COUSINS AT MISTLETOE FARM
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Peter Beigel.
Stock no. 1319092
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 9th 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Three town cousins come to live with three farm cousins. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w drawings. 224 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some light page browning to endpapers. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge rubbed, lightly foxed and front flap partly creased.

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JERRY THE STORY OF AN EXMOOR PONY
Written by Eleanor Helme; Nance Paul. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1819642
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1930. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth. Black title to spine. B/w drawings. Two-tone frontispiece. Map to endpapers. Second Impression. Spine faded, covers lightly marked. Foxing to endpapers and a little to text block. First and last hinge cracked. Name in ink to top edge of first blank pate. Hinges pulled but binding tight. A few light marks to contents.

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TALLY HO
Written by Moyra Charlton. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1318891
Published by Putnam. 8th 1936. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The story of an Irish Hunter. Pale orange cloth, dark brown titles. Colour frontis and 6 b/w plates. Spine and corners bumped. Foxspots to contents. Price-cut dustwrapper is browned and discoloured with wear to spine and corners.

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OLDER MOUSIE
Written by Golden Gorse. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 2132142
Published by Country Life Ltd.. 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Continues the story of Moorland Mousie. Popular Edition. Green cloth, burgundy titles. B/w illustrations. 127 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with couple of closed tears.

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THREE JAYS GO TO TOWN
Written by Pat Smythe. Illustrated by J.E. McConnell.
Stock no. 2131622
Published by Cassell. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Three Jays qualify to compete in the Championship at the Horse of the Year Show. They stay in London where they meet up with Jacky's cousin Darcy. But the trouble started when Darcy took Jimmy to watch him test a new plane just before they should be competing in the Finals. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and wrapper, which also has some nicks.

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