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THE MYSTERY OF THE STRANGE MESSAGES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1319773
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1957. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Being the Fourteenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Grey boards, red titles and magnifying glass vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 186 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Endpapers partly browned. Light foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and creased, tear to top of rear fold. There is slight foxing to the verso of the wrapper.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING MAN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1319772
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, red lettering and vignette. B/w illustrations. 182 pages. Being the Thirteenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Very slight bumping to spine and corners. Endpapers lightly browned. Some foxing to contents. Some page corners creased. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, tears to rear flap have been neatly tape repaired on verso.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE STRANGE MESSAGES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 2130163
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Being the Fourteenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Grey boards, red titles and magnifying glass vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 186 pages. Bumping to top of spine and top edge of front cover. Some marks to outer page edges. Illustration facing page 84 is neatly coloured in with crayon. Wrapper is edge-creased with chipping, but minimal loss.

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THE CHILDREN'S JOLLY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton; W.E. Johns; et al. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan; Norman Meredith; Alma Healey; et al..
Stock no. 1406446
Published by Odhams Press. circa 1954. Slightly better than good condition.

Blyton stories are The Animals' Band and The Enchanted Village, the Johns story is All In The Day's Work. Green cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards. B/w, colour and two-tone illustrations. Spine bumped and rubbed. Corners bumped and rubbed. Rubbing to board edges. Covers grubby. Inscription in ink to bottom of title page. Rear joint and several hinges cracked. One page partially detached. Ticks to last puzzle. Foxing to page edges.

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MARLOWS IN TOWN
Written by Hilda Boden. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1312044
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Christmas in London! Yellow boards, green title to spine. 120 pages. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, covers very slightly grubby. Light foxing/fingering to page margins/edges. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn with slight loss and a bit grubby, there are white sticky labels stuck on verso as a means of reinforcement.

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FOUR-AND-TWENTY BLACKBIRDS
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 2112118
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A delightful story with the Sussex Downs as background, in which the Grays move from the Midlands to open a cafe in a little town near to the sea. Orange boards, black title to spine. 159 pages. B/w illustrations. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page browning. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; some loss; creased.

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MARLOWS' IRISH HOLIDAY
Written by Hilda Boden. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1108668
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green covers with yellow title box to spine. B/w illustrations. Some fading to spine. 1" piece to top of front endpaper has been cut off. Wrapper is faded to spine, with wear; creased with marks to rear panel.

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THE OTHER SIDE OF THE TUNNEL
Written by Carol Kendall. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1309974
Published by The Bodley Head. 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Bodley Head Library Reprint. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 192 pages. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0370009258. Minimal bumping to spine. Price-cut wrapper is lightly browned to spine and has a couple of tiny marks to panels.

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MARLOWS INTO DANGER
Written by Hilda Boden. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1304427
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

On a caravan holiday on the Welsh border the Marlow children find stolen pictures and need all their wits to escape from a difficult situation. Green boards with embossed scottie dog design, black title to spine. 120 pages. B/w text illustrations. Spine bumped. Small name sticker to front endpaper. Covers and contents clean. Dustwrapper has loss to top of spine and top front corner, rear panel is a bit grubby.

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