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FIVE GET INTO TROUBLE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1506411
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 4th 1952. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Yellow and black pictorial endpapers. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. 190 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. A little browning to some edges. Name, address and phone number twice to half-title page and name twice to title page. Foxing to text block. Front flap detached from dustwrapper, the flap is price-cut and creased/torn along fold edge. Loss from ends of spine and rear panel plus other tears and chips to edges. Large tear to front panel. Dustwrapper foxed and browned.

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FIVE GO TO SMUGGLER'S TOP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1506249
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1945. Slightly better than good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, black titles. Blue pictorial endpapers. Colour frontis, b/w and two-colour illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn, tint split to cloth at top of spine. Covers are damp spotted. Spine a little faded. Some browning/foxing to cover edges and base of spine. Small grubby mark to rear cover. Faint erased writing to top edge of front endpaper and ink inscription to verso. Four pencil numbers to top edge of rear endpaper. Brown marks to text block affects many page margins but otherwise contents very good. A few fox spots to top edge of text block. Dustwrapper has loss, mainlt from bottom edge of front panel and spine and from top edge of rear panel and spine. Creasing to front panel. Spine and rear panel browned and grubby.

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TALES FROM THE BIBLE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1506133
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Brick red cloth with blue titles. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 158 pages. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Front joint just starting to crack by frontis. Light foxing, mainly to text block. Contents clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped, spine browned, rear panel and edges of rear flap grubby.

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ROUND THE YEAR STORY BOOK
Written by Alan Hyder; Berta Lawrence; Vivien Batchelor; et al. Illustrated by Rene Cloke; Lunt Roberts; Neave Parker; Eileen Soper; et al..
Stock no. 1505917
Published by P.R. Gawthorn Ltd.. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial front board shows children playing each with a month on them. First story is 'The Girl Who Liked Fairy Tales. Pretty colour plates and two-tone text illustrations. 163 pages. Base of spine bumped. Minimal wear to spine and corners. A couple of hinges starting to crack. Just a odd fox spot otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is badly torn around bottom half of spine and along rear fold and into rear panel, with creasing but very little loss. Small tears and creasing to top of spine. A few other chips and tears to edges.

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DOWN ON THE FARM
Written by Elizabeth Gould. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1505773
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Very good condition.

Large format. Brown cloth spine with black title, pictorial front board shows horse and cart. 24 colour plates and b/w text illustrations. A book of farmyard stories. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small patch surface paper damage to top corner of front cover. Spine grubby. Bottom of front joint just starting to crack. Light foxing otherwise contents clean.

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FIVE ON KIRRIN ISLAND AGAIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1208470
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Light blue ribbed boards with black title to spine. Colour frontis. Two-tone illustrations. 192 pages. Dark blue, black and white pictorial endpapers. Light browning to top and tail of spine and top corners. Corners slightly bumped. Boards clean. Faint foxing to title page, light brown mark to last two pages. Contents clean. Wrapper is grubby on rear panel, is rubbed at edges and has some edge-tears with slight loss.

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HERE COME THE TWINS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1315160
Published by The Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition.

'Little' Books series No. 13. Small format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. Covers edge rubbed. Staples rusty. Name in ink and in inscription in ink to top margin of title-page. Pale page browning else contents clean.

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FIVE ON A TREASURE ISLAND
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1404490
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1942. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Pale blue cloth, black titles. Plain endpapers. 32 full-page b/w drawings. The Famous Five's first adventure featuring a ruined castle, a wreck and buried treasure. Spine and corners bumped and a little worn. Browning to top and bottom of spine. A few light marks to boards. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A little surface paper damage and small mark to front endpaper. Some foxing and a few marks otherwise contents are generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears and creases and some areas of loss which has been cleverly disguised with photocopy beneath (not attached to the wrapper). Small tears to front and rear flap folds have been mended on verso with clear tape. Spine and rear panel are grubby. Light foxing to verso.

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THE THREE NAUGHTY CHILDREN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1314610
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. Pictorial title page. Two-tone illustrations throughout text. 23 short stories. Spine and corners very slightly bumped and rubbed. Light splash stain to spine and spine edges of covers. Minimal browning to endpapers else contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn, 3" tear to rear spine edge, a few small marks and light splash mark to spine. Reprint in same year as first edition.

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THE ENID BLYTON NATURE READERS NO. 26
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2116940
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. Very good condition.

Contains "Freckles The Thrush" and "The Little Ploughman". Pictorial card wraps. Two-tone text illustrations. Creasing to cover corners. Some marks to covers.

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THE LITTLE WHITE DUCK AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2116883
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition.

Short stories, numerous two-colour illustrations. Cream pictorial cloth. 192 pages. Some grubby marks to covers. Spine a bit faded. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing.

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BABIES OF THE PONDS AND STREAMS
Written by Marla Tyrrell. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1503563
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Small format 6 x 4.752, pictorial boards. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. 60 pages. Minimal bumping but a little wear to spine and corners. Ink inscription to front endpaper otherwise contents clean. One hinge cracked. Just an odd fox spot. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with small piece missing from front panel disguised by paper stuck to verso. Small patch of damage to spine and a few fox spots.

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