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THE SUMMER OF THE GREAT SECRET
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1319380
Published by Collins. 1958. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

An adventure involving smugglers, midnight feasts and a ghost. Blue boards, silver title and vignette. 256 pages. Seagull Library edition. Spine and corners bumped. Large foxspots to prelims and page browning to contents. Dustwrapper is worn with tears and some loss.

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WE MET OUR COUSINS
Written by Joanna Cannan. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1319358
Published by Fidra Books. 1st thus 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Originally published in 1937. The story of Antonia and her brother John who go to spend the summer with their cousins Angus, Morag and Hamish in the highlands of Scotland. Includes a short biography of the author by her daughter, Josephine Pullein-Thompson. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0955191033. Minimal foxing inside covers.

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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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NO MISTAKING CORKER
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1507431
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

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. Spine bumped, faded, foxed and browned at ends. Fading to some cover edges. Ink inscription to front pastedown. Light foxing to text block. Contents very good. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with some loss. Tape repairs to some tears on verso. Also a little grubby.

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ANOTHER PONY FOR JEAN
Written by Joanna Cannan. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1609135
Published by Collins. 1st 1938. Very good condition.

A successor to the author's first book "A Pony For Jean". Blue cloth spine with gilt title, blue mottled cloth covers. 139 pages. B/w text illustrations. Scuffing at top and tail of spine. Ex-libris bookplate to front endpaper, which has one corner tip missing. Contents generally clean and bright.

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WE MET OUR COUSINS
Written by Joanna Cannan. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1404238
Published by Fidra Books. 1st thus 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Originally published in 1937. The story of Antonia and her brother John who go to spend the summer with their cousins Angus, Morag and Hamish in the highlands of Scotland. Includes a short biography of the author by her daughter, Josephine Pullein-Thompson. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0955191033. Front cover slightly bowed otherwise book in fine condition.

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THE EMERALD CROWN
Written by Violet Needham. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1310872
Published by Collins. 2nd 1944. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A stirring tale of a boy and girl in the Kingdom of Flavonia. Green cloth, black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, some fading at cover edges. Some foxing. Inscription in ink to white paper which has been stuck onto endpaper, another small piece of white paper stuck below. Dustwrapper is edge chipped, torn and creased with some slight fading to spine.

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