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George Newnes Limited

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BUMPY AND HIS BUS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Dorothy Wheeler.
Stock no. 1316517
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, black titles. 2 b/w illustrations plus captions per page (numbered 184). 59 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Name and address in ink to front pastedown. Contents generally clean but a few small, light paint(?) spots across pages 94 & 95. Dustwrapper is worn, torn and creased, extensive tape repairs to spine where it looks as though the wrapper may have been in two halves? Some other tape repairs at edges and corners. Small mark to front panel below authors name.
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THE ADVENTURES OF BINKLE AND FLIP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Kathleen Nixon.
Stock no. 1406491
Published by George Newnes Limited. circa 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red covers with black titles to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners a little bumped. A few light marks to covers. Light browning to endpapers and some pages. A few light foxspots and a little light fingering otherwise the contents are generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some tears. Spine is faded and rubbed. Rear panel is grubby. Dark marks to verso of spine.
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THE ZOO BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1406349
Published by George Newnes Limited. circa 1926. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial front cover shows chimpanzee dressed in red jacket and hat. 6 Colour plates plus 49 b/w plates. 96 pages. Spine is bumped and faded with a little fraying to top of spine. Corners bumped and very worn. Some rubbing to board edges. Covers scuffed and grubby. Front endpaper removed. 1 colour plate is MISSING. Front joint and several hinges cracked. Erased blue pencil marks to front endpaper and verso of frontis. Colour pencil lines to front and rear joint. Some marks to page margins. Browning to endpapers.
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THE ENID BLYTON BOOK OF FAIRIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Horace J. Knowles; Lola Onslow.
Stock no. 1506801
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1924. Good condition.

Includes a fold out map of "The Land of The Fairies". Red cloth spine. Pictorial front board and colour frontis by Onslow. B/w text illustrations by Knowles. 127 pages. Spine bumped, browned, a little fraying to edges and small split to top front edge. Corners and cover edges worn. Covers grubby with a few small scratches. A couple of hinges cracked. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Many of the black and white illustrations and the map have been coloured in, mostly neatly. Foxing, mainly to endpapers and page edges. A few marks to contnets.
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DAME SLAP AND HER SCHOOL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Dorothy Wheeler.
Stock no. 1406285
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1943. Slightly better than good condition.

There was no school on Breezy Hill for the children, so Dame Slap, a dear kindly old rabbit opened one. Pictorial pink boards, dark blue titles. Two b/w illustrations per page with sentence of text below. 89 numbered pages. 7.75 x 5.5". Backstrip missing. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Bumping to top edge of front board. Board edges rubbed. Covers are grubby, Browning to endpapers and some pages. Rear joint beginning to crack. Some fingering to contents.
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THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF BRER RABBIT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1406153
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Being More Tales of Brer Rabbit and his friends retold from the original. Orange cloth, black titles. A slim volume 96 pages. B/w illustrations. 10" x 7". A little bumping to spine and corners. Top edges of covers are lightly browned. Name to top of front pastedown. One hinge cracked. Tiny piece torn from bottom of front endpaper. A little light foxing to endpapers. Contents otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn. Top of front panel is creased. Spine and rear panel a little grubby.
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THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF JOSIE, CLICK AND BUN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Dorothy M. Wheeler.
Stock no. 1406151
Published by George Newnes Limited. 6th Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. B/w illustrations, 2 per page with text below. Bumping to spine, corners and top edge of front board. Browning to board edges. Front joint cracked. Prize presentation plate to front endpaper. Tears to inner margins of some pages. A few grubby marks to page margins. Dustwrapper is edge worn, chipped and creased. Spine is browned. Publishers price label to front flap which has vertical crease. Browning and foxing to verso.
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THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF JOSIE, CLICK AND BUN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Dorothy M. Wheeler.
Stock no. 1406149
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1941. Slightly better than good condition.

Pictorial boards with green titles to spine and front. B/w illustrations (2 to a page with text below) Spine and corners bumped and worn. Surface paper loss to top and bottom of spine and spine edge of covers. Top of rear board bumped. Board edges rubbed. Endpapers and pages browned. Full page illustrations at begining and end of book have been neatly coloured. A little colouring to one other illustration.
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JOSIE, CLICK AND BUN AGAIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Dorothy M. Wheeler.
Stock no. 1406148
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Josie and her friends find a new home in an old train carriage... Pink cloth, black titles to spine and front cover. 184 b/w illustrations (two to a page) with text below. 93 pages. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Pale mark to bottom corner of front board. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Light foxing to top of wrapper and verso. Small patch of surface paper damage to top of front panel.
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THOSE TURBULENT TWINS!
Written by Agnes M. Miall. Illustrated by Dudley S. Cowes.
Stock no. 1405954
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Brown/red cloth with dark titles. B/w illustrations. A little bumping to spine and corners. Top and bottom of spine are faded. Small piece of blue sticky paper to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears. Small area of loss to bottom of spine. Spine and rear panel are grubby.
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THE ADVENTURES OF SCAMP
Written by Mary Pollock; Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 1506344
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1943. Good condition.

Pictorial boards with 2/- net to front cover. B/w illustrations. Under 'Mary Pollock' - An Enid Blyton pen name. Backstrip is MISSING. Wear to corners and cover edges. A couple of small dents to cover edges. Vertical crease to front cover. Covers slightly scuffed, some browning to rear cover. Rear joint just starting to crack. Two names to front pastedown, one crossed out. Faint coloured writing to front endpaper, some surface paper damage caused when trying to erase. Top corner missing from page 119. Pages browned. Colouring to one illustration.
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TALES OF TOYLAND
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Hilda McGavin.
Stock no. 1405862
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1944. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Another Enid Blyton book - this time all about the delightful Land of Toys, where Tiptoe the Fairy Doll and Jolly the Sailor live happily together in Jolly Cottage... Light orange cloth, red titles. B/w illustrations. Large text. 152 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Covers damp stained. Pencil ticks to booklist at front of book. Name (Susan) in pencil to invitation. Light foxing to page edges otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn. Spine and rear panel is browned. Foxing, mainly visible on verso.
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