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WOODMYTH & FABLE
Written by Ernest Thompson Seton. Illustrated by Ernest Thompson Seton.
Stock no. 1321514
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1905. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. B/w illustrations. Text printed in red. Edges untrimmed. Spine and corners bumped, fading to spine and cover edges and a few mark to rear cover. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to endpapers. Tobacco smell to contents.

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FIVE GO DOWN TO THE SEA
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 1321504
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 2nd 1954. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

This is the Five's 12th adventure, where they spend the summer at Tremannon Farm, with it's mysterious deserted tower by the sea and the forgotten secret of the Wreckers way. Red boards with black lettering. Blue/black endpapers. B/w and two-tone illustrations throughout. 191 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some small, old tape marks to covers. Light foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is worn, creased and torn with loss to base of spine and old tape repairs on verso (glue from tape showing through).

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GRAF SPEE
Written by Michael Powell.
Stock no. 2135261
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1956. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Colour frontis. An adventure story based on the search for the Graf Spee. Bumping along cover edges, with browning. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut, creased and torn with some loss and tape repairs.

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FIVE FALL INTO ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2134946
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Famous Five in the 9th adventure, alone at Kirrin Cottage with the problem of Gipsy-girl Jo. Red boards. B/w and two-tone illustrations. Blue and white endpapers. 192 pages. 6th impression. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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FIVE GO OFF TO CAMP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2134945
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with black title to spine and authors name to front cover. Blue and black pictorial endpapers. B/w and two-tone text illustrations. 192 pages. 10th impression. Foxing to outer page edges. Some light edge-creasing and wear to wrapper.

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FIVE HAVE A WONDERFUL TIME
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2134944
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1957. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The 11th Famous Five adventure. Red boards, black lettering. Blue and black pictorial endpapers. B/w and two-tone illustrations. 192 pages. 5th impression. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with front flap torn off completely, but still present. A few small chips of loss to corners of wrapper.

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FIVE GO DOWN TO THE SEA
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2134941
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1957. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

This is the Five's 12th adventure, where they spend the summer at Tremannon Farm, with it's mysterious deserted tower by the sea and the forgotten secret of the Wreckers way. Red boards with black lettering. Blue/black endpapers. B/w and two-tone illustrations throughout. 191 pages. 4th impression. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; a little loss; browned to spine.

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FIVE GO TO BILLYCOCK HILL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2134939
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The sixteenth book about the Famous Five. Red boards, black titles. Blue pictorial endpapers. Two-tone and b/w illustrations. 182 pages. Bump to spine. A few small marks to covers. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, edge-torn and creased with scuffs, but minimal loss.

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FIVE GO TO SMUGGLER'S TOP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2134935
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1957. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The Fourth adventure of 'The Famous Five'. Red boards, black titles. Green pictorial endpapers. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 11th impression. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with a few inch piece of loss to top edge of front panel; some scuffing.

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A STORY TELLER FORTY YEARS IN LONDON
Written by W. Pett Ridge.
Stock no. 2134807
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1923. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. 1880-1920. B/w plates. Spine and cover edges are browned. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. What appears to be a red stain to bottom corner of front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning.

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FORMULA FERRARI
Written by Umberto Zapelloni.
Stock no. 1822015
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed boards. The first official inside story of the most successful team in the history of Formula 1. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0340834714. Boards a little scuffed. Contents fine.

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SELECTED AT SIX
Written by Joan Goldman. Illustrated by Biro.
Stock no. 1321140
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. A few foxspots to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed, faded to spine and slightly grubby to rear panel.

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