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MYSTERY STORY

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THE ENEMIES OF JUPITER
Written by Caroline Lawrence.
Stock no. 2113592
Published by Orion Children's Books. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Roman Mysteries series. Orange boards. ISBN: 1842552511. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased, with a couple of tiny nicks.

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THE SLAVE-GIRL FROM JERUSALEM
Written by Caroline Lawrence.
Stock no. 2113589
Published by Orion Children's Books. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Roman Mystery. Blue boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 9781842551882. Wrapper is a bit creased, with fading to spine; chip to top of spine.

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THE MYSTERY THAT NEVER WAS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 2112742
Published by Collins. 1965. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Enid Blyton's Junior Story Books. This most peculiar mystery was made up by four children to entertain Uncle Rob. Then the pretend mystery became real! Yellow boards, red title to spine. B/w illustrations. 160 pages. Half of spine is browned. Some wear to cover edges. Page browning. Wrapper is torn and creased, with a little loss; some marks.

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THE RED ENVELOPE MYSTERY
Written by Wallace Nichols. Illustrated by Douglas Bissett.
Stock no. 1501777
Published by Dennis Dobson. 1st 1965. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

DCI Vivian investigates a case of dope-smuggling in south-west Cornwall and takes his sister and nephew with him as part of his disguise as a holiday-maker. Tan boards with silver titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 191 pages. Small crease to top corner of front endpaper. A couple of pages have light marks in the margins otherwise a clean copy. Dustwrapper is very slightly edge worn. Revised price sticker to front flap.

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THE J'S ON THE TRAIL
Written by K.M. Macleod.
Stock no. 1108771
Published by Pickering & Inglis Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth with dark brown title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis. Spine faded. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some page browning and light foxing. Marks to endpapers. Wrapper is price-cut with a few closed tears and chips - creased with grubby marks to rear panel.

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SMOKE WITHOUT FIRE
Written by Ronald Seth.
Stock no. 1108494
Published by Geoffrey Bles. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue covers with black title to spine. A Brian Grant Operation. Spy story. Spine is faded/mottled. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a few closed tears and nicks to edges.

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THE BELL OF THE FOUR EVANGELISTS
Written by Violet Needham. Illustrated by Joyce Bruce.
Stock no. 1309979
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, fading to spine and top cover edges. Small stain affects rear cover, endpapers and rear page edges. Some light foxing otherwise contents clean.

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THE BELL OF THE FOUR EVANGELISTS
Written by Violet Needham. Illustrated by Joyce Bruce.
Stock no. 1308469
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Base of spine faded. Shadow from dustwrapper design to front cover and spine. Front joint just starting to crack. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with loss to lower edge of rear panel and base of spine.

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THE MYSTERY OF BLACK GUT
Written by Diana Walker.
Stock no. 2108139
Published by Abelard-Schuman. 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue covers with silver title to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some page browning and a few foxspots to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with fading to spine; some edge-creasing and some closed tears; chips of loss. Small piece of loss along top edge of rear panel.

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JUNGLE CHASE
Written by Roy Farran.
Stock no. 1706490
Published by Collins. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Story of Friendship of young mining engineer prospecting for coal in East Africa. Name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper grubby and chipped with a little loss.

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BRONZE BELL MYSTERY
Written by Monica Marsden. Illustrated by Greta Jones.
Stock no. 1308437
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black titles and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Foxing to page edges. Price-cut wrapper has loss all around lower edges.

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THE QUEST OF THE SLEUTH PATROL
Written by Vera Marshall. Illustrated by Frank Insall.
Stock no. 2105344
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1st 1931. Very good condition.

Pale grey covers with dark blue titles. 4 plates in colour and b/w. Spine and corners are bumped. Grubby marks to covers. Prize plate to front pastedown. Some foxing.

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