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THE TWINS AT PEEP-O-DAY FARM
Written by H.L. Gee. Illustrated by Olive F. Openshaw.
Stock no. 2124970
Published by Brockhampton Press. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial front cover. Red/black illustrations throughout. A Strip Book. 2.5 x 5.5". Price 1/- Cloth to spine is starting to peel away at base. Rust marks to cloth spine, from staples holding binding together. Homemade 'library' ticket stuck to inside front cover. Contents are very good.

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MISS HENDY'S HOUSE
Written by Joan Drake. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 1815759
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1974. Very good condition.

Matt pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 86 pages. ISBN: 0340183497. Spine lightly faded, corners lightly rubbed, rear board scuffed. Browning to endpapers plus blind marks to rear endpapers. Text block grubby. Some corner creases.

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THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN NEW PERSPECTIVES
Written by John Ray.
Stock no. 1610224
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1999. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Behind the scenes of the great air war. B/w photos. ISBN: 1860199372. Spine bumped.

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MARY MOUSE AND HER FAMILY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Olive F. Openshaw; Fred White.
Stock no. 2124079
Published by Brockhampton Press. Good condition.

A Mary Mouse Strip Book. Card wraps. Yellow pictorial front covers, red linen spine. Cover design by Fred White. Small oblong format. 92 red and black illustrations. Abridged edition. Small tear to base of spine. Spotting to covers. Colouring to 7 pages.

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HERE COMES MARY MOUSE AGAIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Olive F. Openshaw.
Stock no. 2124077
Published by Brockhampton Press. Good condition.

A Mary Mouse Strip Book. Yellow pictorial card wraps (later design by Fred White) with red spine. 92 frames. Scuffing and wear to covers; pen mark to rear cover. Contents are generally still very good; just some browning, foxing and a few light damp marks to margins.

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CLICKY AND THE FLYING HORSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Molly Brett.
Stock no. 1208837
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1957. Very good condition.

Small oblong format strip book. Pictorial card wraps with red cloth spine. Red and black illustrations throughout. 92 frames. Covers slightly grubby. Name and address inside front cover. Pages browned else clean.

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NANCY AT ST. BRIDE'S
Written by Dorita Fairlie Bruce.
Stock no. 1814705
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st thus 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange boards, green title to spine. 184 pages. Super Hampton Library. Page browning. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is worn at corners with slight loss and lightly edge-rubbed.

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SHOCK FOR THE SECRET SEVEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Burgess Sharrocks.
Stock no. 1406956
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1961. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The Thirteenth Secret Seven story in which quarrels threaten to disband the Secret Seven. But dog-thieves are at work in the village so the children turn detective. Pale blue boards decorated with SS symbol. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine browned. Couple of marks to boards. Front joint beginning to crack. Inscription in ink to belongs to box. Some foxing to page edges and a little light fingering to margins. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears and creasing. 3.5" tear to front panel has been mended on verso with tape. Some marks to wrapper. Browning to verso.

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SILKA THE SEAL
Written by Irene Byers. Illustrated by George Adamson.
Stock no. 1814141
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1962. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Sammy is lonely in the Cornish fishing village where he lives with his aunt, uncle and cousin. This charming story (full of authentic detail) tells of his friendship with a young seal who adopts Sammy as a master. White cloth boards, blue title to spine. B/w line drawings. Remains of presentation plate to front pastedown with some surface paper damage where same has been removed. Pictorial dsuttwrapper is edge-worn and grubby to rear panel.

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NURSE MATILDA
Written by Christianna Brand. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2122250
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

"The person YOU want is Nurse Matilda" they said to Mr & Mrs Brown who were always having great difficulty with their numerous and naughty children. What happens when Nurse Matilda arrives makes remarkable telling... Green boards, richly decorated with gilt. Red endpapers and pagemarker. B/w drawings. 128pp. 6 x 4". Some light wear to cover edges. Small tear/chip along top of page edge to front endpaper. Fading and spotting to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and chipping; browning to spine. A few scuff marks to wrapper.

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BOM AND HIS MAGIC DRUMSTICK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by R. Paul-Hoye.
Stock no. 2122078
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. Bom book no. 2. 61 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Names in ink to belongs to page. Light foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears and chips; a little loss.

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THE RED-SPOTTED HANDKERCHIEF & OTHER STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Kathleen Gell.
Stock no. 1405511
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Slightly better than good condition.

Cream cloth, red title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour and b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby and marked. Front and rear joints and some hinges cracked. Top corner of front endpaper missing. Title page and verso of last page of text browned. A little foxing otherwise contents are clean.

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