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MYSTERY STORY

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THE RIDDLE OF THE STONE ELEPHANT
Written by Bruce Campbell.
Stock no. 1713418
Published by World Distributors (manchester) Ltd. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Ken Holt Mystery for Boys. B/w frontis. The ninth book in the series. Endpapers browned. A couple of short closed tears to wrapper which is a little grubby.

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THE BLACK THUMB MYSTERY
Written by Bruce Campbell.
Stock no. 1713416
Published by World Distributors Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Ken Holt mystery for Boys. Red boards, black title to spine and vignette to front. B/w frontis. Top edge yellow. Wrapper edge-chipped with some creasing.

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THE SECRET OF HANGMAN'S INN
Written by Bruce Campbell.
Stock no. 1713414
Published by World Distributors Ltd.. 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Ken Holt Mystery For Boys. Red boards, black title to spine and vignette to front. B/w frontis. 207 pages. Top edge yellow. Wrapper a little grubby with a couple of short closed tears.

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THE CLUE OF THE COILED COBRA
Written by Bruce Campbell.
Stock no. 1713413
Published by World Distributors Ltd.. 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Ken Holt Mystery For Boys. Red boards, black title to spine and vignette to front. B/w frontis. 208 pages. Top edge yellow. Wrapper a little grubby with a couple of short closed tears.

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THE CLUE OF THE MARKED CLAW
Written by Bruce Campbell.
Stock no. 1713412
Published by World Distributors Ltd.. 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Ken Holt Mystery For Boys. Red boards, black title to spine and vignette to front. B/w frontis. 208 pages. Top edge yellow. Wrapper edge-worn and chipped.

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THE SECRET OF SKELETON ISLAND
Written by Bruce Campbell.
Stock no. 1713411
Published by World Distributors Ltd.. 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Ken Holt Mystery For Boys. Red boards, black title to spine and vignette to front. B/w frontis. 208 pages. Top edge yellow. Wrapper edge-worn and chipped.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE GREEN FLAME
Written by Bruce Campbell.
Stock no. 1713407
Published by World Distributors (manchester) Ltd. 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Ken Holt Mystery for Boys. B/w frontis. The tenth book in the series. Wrapper edge-worn with a couple of chips.

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THE MYSTERY OF HOLLY LANE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 1810694
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Being the Eleveth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Red boards, black titles. B/w illustrations. 179 pages. This is the "thin" edition measuring 1" across the spine. Slight discolouring to top of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some minor browning and foxspots to endpapers and text block. Price-cut dustwrapper is worn at edges, chipped, large piece of loss to rear panel and creasing.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE STRANGE BUNDLE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 1403178
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Slightly better than good condition.

Being the Tenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Why did a man rush out of his house in the middle of the night, in his dressing-gown and slippers, carrying a bundle? Yellow boards, green titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. 179 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine is browned. Couple of white spots to rear panel. Covers are a bit grubby. Top corner of front endpaper has been cut off. Names and addresses in ink to front pastedown and price plate to front endpaper. Joints and a few hinges are cracked. Foxing to endpapers and page edges otherwise contents generally clean. Pencil ticks to some titles in book list at rear of the book.

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THE MYSTERY THAT NEVER WAS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 1402821
Published by Collins. 1st 1961. Slightly better than 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. Spine and corners a little bumped. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges otherwise contents are in very good condition. Dust wrapper is a little edge worn with a couple of small tears. Rear panel and flap slightly grubby. A few brown marks to verso.

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TWOPENNY DIAMOND MYSTERY
Written by Sutherland Ross. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1402423
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Were they the real jewels in the crackers? Susan and Simon follow exciting clues to solve a most unusual mystery. Blue boards with embossed scottie dog vignettes, white titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 120 pages. Minimal bumping to spine. Endpapers browned. Top edge of text block is grubby. Contents are clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with small areas of loss. Rear panel is grubby. White labels have been stuck on verso of wrapper at top and bottom of spine and top of rear panel / flap.

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THE TWELVE TASKS OF FLAVIA GEMINA
Written by Caroline Lawrence.
Stock no. 2113593
Published by Orion Children's Books. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Roman Mysteries series. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1842552406. Light wear to top and tail of spine. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased, with a couple of small marks.

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