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THE MYSTERY OF THE BURNT COTTAGE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1315317
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1943. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The First Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Discoveries, Shocks, Surprises and Excitements by the dozen! Blue cloth, magnifying glass vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 164 pages. SIGNED by the author on an autograph slip which has been stuck to the front free-endpaper and dedicated to Ria. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Autograph slip is foxed but contents are fine. Dustwrapper is edge creased and torn with some slight loss and tape repairs on verso.

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HOLIDAY CAMP MYSTERY
Written by Margaret A. Cole.
Stock no. 2119184
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. The author's first story for children. A little bumping to corners. Some foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears and chips; some repairs with sticky tape; some scuffing.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE INVISIBLE THIEF
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Jenny Chapple.
Stock no. 1504711
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The 8th adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog in which they try to solve the mystery of the thief with the most enormous footprints. Grey boards with silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. 170 pages. ISBN: 0416186904. Bottom edge of spine faded. Light foxing to cover edges and text block. Light browning/foxing to endpapers. Price-cut dustwrapper has light foxing to flaps and verso.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE HIDDEN HOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Mary Gernat.
Stock no. 1504709
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The sixth adventure of the Five Find-Outers and their dog. What is the secret of the deserted mansion? Who is the sinister Mr. Holland? Pale grey boards with silver titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 194 pages. ISBN: 416186807. A little foxing to cover edges and text block. Some light browning to endpapers. Price-cut dustwrapper has foxing to flap edges and verso.

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THE HORNS OF DANGER
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1314765
Published by Dodd, Mead & Company. 1st USA 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Marissa doesn't believe in ghosts.... until she sees the horns in the wood. Tan coloured boards with black title to spine. 190 pages. ISBN: 0396079873. SIGNED by the author to front endpaper. Spine bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is faded to spine and just a little rubbed at spine and corners.

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THE RISING TIDE
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1314758
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The danger of the rising tide of menace! Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 135 pages. ISBN: 0434926965. Spine and corners bumped. Heavy foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed, faded to spine and foxed.

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THE BELLS OF ROME
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1314757
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

How Flavia risks her life to foil a murder, and how she solves the mystery... Brown boards, gilt title to spine. 150 pages. ISBN: 0434926957. SIGNED by the author to front free-endpaper. Spine bumped. Faint marks to edge of front cover. Name in blue biro to top edge of front free-endpaper. Foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed, slightly grubby to rear panel and lightly foxed on verso.

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A DREAM OF HUNGER MOSS
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1314753
Published by Dodd, Mead & Company. 1st USA 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pale grey boards with dark blue title to spine. 188 pages. ISBN: 0396082246. SIGNED by the author to front endpaper. Spine bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is sunned to spine and a little rubbed to spine and corners.

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SHADOW OVER THE ALPS
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1314744
Published by Hutchinson of London. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Shadow over the happy, laughing group of Sixth Formers, who were taken to Switzerland for a holiday. A whodunit for teenagers. Green boards, black title to spine. 187 numbered pages. Spine and corners very slightly bumped. Endpapers lightly browned and foxed, some very slight evidence of pencil erasure to front endpaper. Dustwrapper has a couple of small nicks at edges and is very slightly grubby to rear panel. A nice copy of a scarce title.

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UP THE VICTORIAN STAIRCASE
Written by Mabel Esther Allan.
Stock no. 1314736
Published by Severn House. 1st 1987. Nearly fine condition.

A London Mystery. Glazed pictorial boards. 166 pages. ISBN: 0727814893. SIGNED by the author to front endpaper. Spine bumped, corners very slightly rubbed. Contents fine.

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MYSTERY ABOARD THE MURRABIT
Written by Nancy Parker. Illustrated by Nancy Parker.
Stock no. 1504467
Published by F.W. Cheshire. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Why did the uncle of 16 year old German acrobat Max Schiller try to murder him? and why did he set fire to the Murrabit, a paddle steamer on the Murray river. Grey boards with white map lines and titles. Illustrated endpapers. B/w illustrations. 132 pages. SIGNED by author on title page. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Heavy bump to top corner of front cover. Light page browning otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped at ends of spine and folds. Browning to spine, panels and edges of flaps.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE INVISIBLE ENEMY
Written by Bruce Campbell.
Stock no. 1713419
Published by World Distributors (manchester) Ltd. 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Ken Holt Mystery for Boys. The Fourteenth of Ken's thrilling adventures. B/w illustrations. Wrapper creased with small areas of loss at top and tail of spine corners. A little foxing.

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