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ENID BLYTON'S MAGAZINE ANNUAL No. 1
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1323590
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt titles. 141 pages. Endpapers are game boards. Two-tone and b/w illustrations throughout. First story is A Lazy Afternoon- A Tale of the Famous Five. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Puzzles and painting pages done. Foxing to endpapers. Dustwrapper is foxed on verso and is edge worn.

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HAPPY DAY STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Marcia Lane Foster.
Stock no. 1323546
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Seventeen short stories for the up-to-tens. Blue boards. Gilt titles. Two-tone illustrations throughout. 160 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Child's inscription in ink to verso of front free-endpaper. Some puzzles completed in black biro. A few small brown marks to page margins. Price cut dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and creased, tear to base of spine.

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THE VICARAGE CHILDREN IN SKYE
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Elizabeth Grant.
Stock no. 1323368
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The third story about the lively King family. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 160 pages. Spine very slightly bumped. Price-cut wrapper is very slightly browned to spine.

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VICKI IN VENICE
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Esme Verity.
Stock no. 1323258
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Blue illustrated endpapers. B/w illustrations to text. 191 pages. 8 x 5.25". Spine slightly bumped with some fading at base. A few light marks to covers. A few foxspots to outer page edges. Evidence of some small (erased) pencil writing to top margin of front free-endpaper.. Dustwrapper is worn and creased with a couple of biro marks to top of spine.

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ROSINA AND SON
Written by Kitty Barne. Illustrated by Marcia Lane Foster.
Stock no. 2139969
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of Rosina's foal and of the adventures that befell him when his mother was working in a circus. Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 216 pages. Some fading to spine. A couple of corners are bumped. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some marks; chips and nicks, but minimal loss.

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ENID BLYTON'S NATURE LESSONS
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 2139788
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1933. Very good condition.

25 chapters, each on a different aspect of nature with questions to answer and things to do. B/w drawings and diagrams. Blue cloth. Pictorial onlay to front cover. 187 pages plus booklist. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading to spine. Name in pencil crayon to front pastedown. Light foxing to outer page edges endpapers.

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JANE LEAVES THE WELLS
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
Stock no. 1322162
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1953. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The fifth story in the Sadler's Wells ballet series. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Covers damp spotted. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with slight loss to top and tail of spine, rear panel is a bit grubby and browned.

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NO CASTANETS AT THE WELLS
Written by Lorna Hill. Illustrated by Eve Guthrie.
Stock no. 1322160
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1st 1953. Good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Fading to cover edges and small stain to base of spine. Endpapers browned. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge chipped, foxed and browned with 1" loss to base of spine and 0.5" loss at top, front flap is almost detached.

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RUNAWAY JAMES AND THE NIGHT OWL
Written by Robin Hyman; Inge Hyman. Illustrated by Yutaka Sugita.
Stock no. 2135574
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

James was lonely and longed for someone to play with. He wandered from his lovely garden into the forest and the colour pictures in this book tell his story. Pictorial boards. Large square format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0237350696. 3rd printing. Wrapper is price-cut with a faded spine; some edge-creasing.

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STORIES FROM EVERYWHERE
Written by Rhoda Power. Illustrated by Nina K. Brisley.
Stock no. 1320440
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1937. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

A collection of myths and folk tales from around the world. Blue cloth, black titles and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Some light spotting to spine, a faint damp stain to top corner of front cover. Endpapers are lightly browned and foxed, some foxing and a couple of other marks to textblock. Dustwrapper is worn, torn and foxed, loss to top and tail of spine and some slight loss at corners.

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ROUND THE YEAR WITH ENID BLYTON - AUTUMN BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1318797
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1934. Almost very good condition.

Manilla cardwraps (Brown colour with b/w illustration and title to front). B/w photos. (Manilla covers were simultaneously published with the original limp cloth wraps edition). Corners slightly creased. Spine and cover edges browned. Endpapers browned and a few foxspots else contents clean.

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ROUND THE YEAR WITH ENID BLYTON - SUMMER BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1318796
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Circa 1934. Very good condition.

Beige card wraps with b/w illustration to front. (Manilla edition). 96 pages. B/w photos. Some neat blue crayon writing to front free-endpaper. Endpapers browned. Contents clean.

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