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HOLIDAY HOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1316767
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The adventures of Mary and Pat who are sent to the Holiday House to recover from their illness... Blue boards, gilt titles. Illustrated endpapers. B/w text illus throughout. 3 pages adverts. 165 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Small gold booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Some foxspots to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears but only very minimal loss.

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ENID BLYTON'S BLUEBELL STORY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1507542
Published by Latimer House Ltd.. 1958. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Edition. A delightful collection of short stories. Lovely pictorial boards, blue cloth spine. Decorated endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. 60 pages. 10 x 7.5". Top of spine and lower corners bumped. Top half of spine is marked (water stained?). Light browning to endpapers. Surface paper damage to pages 26 and 27, assume they have been stuck together, about 15 words of text affected. Rest of contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, light browning to flaps. Colours still bright.

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A STORY PARTY AT GREEN HEDGES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1406699
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Green boards, dark red title to spine and vignette to front board. Two-tone illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Board edges are browned. Name in invitation box on front endpaper. Inscription to front flyleaf and name and address to half title page. Name also filled in on invitations on page 8. Endpapers browned. Some foxing to page edges otherwise contents are generally clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears. Spine is browned and rear panel has a grubby mark. Name on rear flap. Foxing to verso of wrapper.

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JUST TIME FOR A STORY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1406485
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1948. Slightly better than good condition.

A selection of short stories ranging from 4 minutes to 14 minutes long. Inscluding a story entitled "The Bad Golliwog". Cream cloth with red titles and vignette. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Cloth beginning to split at front edge of spine. Covers grubby. Library stamp and 'reject' on front pastedown. Rear joint beginning to crack. Pencil dots to front and rear endpapers. A few foxspots and margin marks, otherwise contents are generally clean.

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BRER RABBIT AGAIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 2122212
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Rewards series. Green boards with black title to spine. B/w illustrations to contents. 184 pages. Creasing to covers. A little fading to edges. Inscription in ink to top of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some indentation marks; chipping to corners.

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THE TWELFTH HOLIDAY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Weink; Grace Lodge; Yvonne Perrin; et al..
Stock no. 2122205
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth spine with gilt title, pale blue boards with gilt title and vignette to front. Colour plates and text illustrations. 156 pages. First story is "One Christmas Eve". Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. A little fading/browning along cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins. A few grubby marks. Dot-to-dot is done (p.73). Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; mostly repaired to verso with white tape. A little loss to wrapper.

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THREE BOYS AND A CIRCUS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1506343
Published by Werner Laurie. 1955. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Originally written under the pen name of Mary Pollock. Cream boards with red title to spine. 96 pages. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Two small dents to front cover and two small bumps to lower edges. Front endpaper MISSING. Some foxing, browning to endpapers. Brown marks to margins of pages 14-19. Dustwrapper is edge worn with small tears, chips and some creasing. Also slightly grubby and foxed. Small tear to front panel to correspond with dent. Foxed and lightly browned on verso.

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THREE BOYS AND A CIRCUS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1506340
Published by Werner Laurie. 1st thus 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Originally written under the pen-name of Mary Pollock in 1940, this edition re-issued in 1949. Green cloth, cream titles. B/w text illustrations. 96 pages. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Faint grubby marks to rear endpapers. A couple of pen marks to text block. Text pages clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a little loss from ends of spine and folds. Panels slightly grubby, pale browning to spine and folds. Cup ring and some browning to verso.

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THE CHILDREN AT GREEN MEADOWS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 2122075
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A story about a family. Green boards, dark blue titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Bumping to base of spine, with a little browning. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few edge-tears and chips; a little loss, mostly to corners. Spine is faded.

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MY FIRST ENID BLYTON BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1316126
Published by Latimer House. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Light blue boards, black title to spine, vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped and lightly browned. Tiny pin hole to rear cover. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Foxspots to textblock. A few small grubby marks to contents (page margins) and two small piece of loss to edges of front free-endpaper. Price-cut wrapper is edge creased and torn with slight loss.

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ENID BLYTON'S FIFTH BRER RABBIT BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1315896
Published by Latimer House. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black titles and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Spine very slightly bumped. Fading to spine and to front cover edges. A few light fingermarks to page margins and a couple of page corners creased. Dustwrapper has large vertical tears across both panels and has been repaired with 'magic tape' (on front), there is a small piece of loss to lower edge of front panel. The wrapper has been neatly mounted onto stiff paper. A scarce Blyton in decent condition.

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TOT AND TIM ANNUAL
Written by Laurence Alma Tadema; Alice Massie; Bertha Leonard; Ethel Talbot; Natalie Joan; et al. Illustrated by Anne Anderson; E. Dorothy Rees; Grace Lodge; H.G.C. Marsh Lambert; Harry B. Neilson; et al..
Stock no. 1504777
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. circa 1925. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format, 10.5 x 8". Front cover shows two children holding a book. Illustrated endpapers. Colour and b/w illustrations. 128 pages. Spine bumped and worn with some loss of surface paper, titles faded. Wear to corners and cover edges. Spine and covers grubby, some small areas of surface paper loss from front cover. Joints cracked. Some marks and foxing to contents but generally clean.

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