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NURSE MATILDA
Written by Christianna Brand. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1821813
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Green boards with gilt title and decorations to covers. Outer page edges and endpapers red. B/w text illustrations throughout. Boards clean and bright. Text block a little stained. Gift inscription in ink to half-title page. Else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper appears to have suffered from snail damage at edges (loss to surface paper).

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NURSE MATILDA GOES TO TOWN
Written by Christianna Brand. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1320961
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Brown children go to stay with their Aunt Adelaide in London and Nurse Matilda has to be called in again. Small format. Blue boards with gilt titles and vignettes to covers. B/w text illustrations throughout. Spine bumped. Light foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper has clear adhesive film stuck to it causing the colour to 'bleed' a little. Spine is faded. End of silk ribbon is foxed and slightly frayed.

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THE KITTEN THAT DISAPPEARED
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1320441
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1966. Very good condition.

John & Mary Book No. 6. Yellow cloth spine, with pictorial covers. Colour illustrations. Some slight wear at cover edges. Contents clean.

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GOOD WORK SECRET SEVEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Bruno Kay.
Stock no. 1319941
Published by Brockhampton Press. 5th 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The sixth adventure. Pale blue boards with dark blue 'SS' symbols. B/w illustrations. 124 pages. ISBN: 034034335. Spine and corners bumped. Small rust spot to front cover. Foxing to textblock. Green frog ink stamp to top of front flap (with some slight ink transfer to facing endpaper), also one to verso of front flap. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and browned on verso.

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BIGGLES AND THE NOBLE LORD
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1319751
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine, 152 pages. ISBN: 0340105003. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Heavy foxing, mainly to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge rubbed, rear panel is a little grubby and there is slight foxing on the verso.

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SECRET OF THE OLD MILL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2134077
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition.

A "Janet and Peter Adventure". In which the Secret Seven was formed - this was the very first Secret Seven book after which came the Secret Seven series. Pictorial boards. Colour pictures plus two-tone and b/w illustrations. 60 pages. Bumping, wear and chipping to spine and cover edges. Some small bits of loss to picture on spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few margin marks, but contents are still very good. Small piece of surface paper damage and remains of brown paper to rear endpaper. Illustrations are still lovely and bright.

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LOOKING AFTER LIBBY
Written by Pamela Brown.
Stock no. 1319315
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 146 pages. When Unity hears that their mother is on her way back from Australia, she sets out to find her sister Libby. But Libby has disappeared from drama school... ISBN: 0340175885. Spine and corners bumped. Front free-endpaper removed else contents fine. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and faded to spine, barcode label stuck to rear panel of wrapper.

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BOM GOES TO MAGIC TOWN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by R. Paul-Hoye.
Stock no. 1318984
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition.

Bom Book 7. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 61 pages. Spine and corners bumped, covers edge rubbed. Some pen marks and pencil scribbles to front free-endpaper. Inscription in ink to belongs to box. Foxing to textblock and some grubby fingermarks to page margins.

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THE RED-SPOTTED HANDKERCHIEF & OTHER STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Kathleen Gell.
Stock no. 1318800
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, red title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour and b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Brown stain to top of spine. Light foxing else contents clean.Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped, torn and creased with minimal loss and tape repairs on verso.

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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2131798
Published by Brockhampton Press. 2nd 1950. Almost very good condition.

A 'King of the Commandos' Adventure. Grey cloth, colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers are very unevenly browned. Foxing is heaviest to outer page edges and a few pages of prelims. Some scattered foxing on other pages.

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FAIRGROUND BILLY
Written by Dora Broome. Illustrated by Mary Shillabeer.
Stock no. 2131638
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Yellow boards with red title to spine. B/w illustrations. Wrapper has light edge-wear with a few nicks at corners.

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ROYAL PEKE
Written by Dora Broome. Illustrated by Mary Shillabeer.
Stock no. 2131633
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark cream boards, brown title to spine. B/w illustrations. Marks and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has bottom corner of front panel cut off. Foxing to wrapper.

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