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THE CHILDREN OF KIDILLIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by C. Holland.
Stock no. 2130669
Published by Werner Laurie. 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Originally published in 1940 under the pen-name of 'Mary Pollock', and re-issued in 1951. Yellow covers, red titles and name. B/w illustrations. 94 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some edge-tears and chips; a little loss; damp mark to bottom of rear panel.

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SMUGGLER BEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 2130662
Published by Werner Laurie. 1953. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with dark title to spine. Originally published under the pen name of Mary Pollock. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Uneven fading to edges and spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped with loss to top and tail of spine and a couple of corners; also foxed.

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THERE IS LIFE ON MARS
Written by Earl Nelson.
Stock no. 2125572
Published by Werner Laurie. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Some browning to edges of covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and a few nicks; browned.

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THE ADVENTURES OF SCAMP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Olive F. Openshaw.
Stock no. 1608824
Published by Werner Laurie. 1st thus 1951. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Yellow cloth. Originally issued under the pen name of Mary Pollock. Inscription to front endpaper. Top edges dusty. A little foxing. Wrapper is foxed and browned.

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THREE BOYS AND A CIRCUS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1506343
Published by Werner Laurie. 1955. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Originally written under the pen name of Mary Pollock. Cream boards with red title to spine. 96 pages. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Two small dents to front cover and two small bumps to lower edges. Front endpaper MISSING. Some foxing, browning to endpapers. Brown marks to margins of pages 14-19. Dustwrapper is edge worn with small tears, chips and some creasing. Also slightly grubby and foxed. Small tear to front panel to correspond with dent. Foxed and lightly browned on verso.

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THE CHILDREN OF KIDILLIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by C. Holland.
Stock no. 1506342
Published by Werner Laurie. 1952. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Originally published in 1940 under the pen-name of 'Mary Pollock', and re-issued in 1951. Yellow covers, red titles and name. B/w illustrations. 94 pages. 2nd impression. A little bumping to spine. Slight damage to lower front corner. Surface paper damage with small tear to half-title page, possibly from label removal. Browning to endpapers. Small brown stain to text block. Tiny ink stamp to title page. Just an odd small mark to contents. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss from top of spine, chips to ends of folds. Spine darkened. Rear panel slightly grubby. Small pieces of clear tape to verso to repair tears/chips.

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THREE BOYS AND A CIRCUS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Grace Lodge.
Stock no. 1506340
Published by Werner Laurie. 1st thus 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Originally written under the pen-name of Mary Pollock in 1940, this edition re-issued in 1949. Green cloth, cream titles. B/w text illustrations. 96 pages. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Faint grubby marks to rear endpapers. A couple of pen marks to text block. Text pages clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a little loss from ends of spine and folds. Panels slightly grubby, pale browning to spine and folds. Cup ring and some browning to verso.

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MISCHIEF AT ST. ROLLO'S
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by C. Holland.
Stock no. 2122069
Published by Werner Laurie. 1952. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, white titles. B/w illustrations. Originally written under the pen name of "Mary Pollock", reissued in 1952. Spine is faded; foxing to edges. Foxing also to pages internally. Wrapper is edge-torn and creased; with a little loss; cup ring mark to front panel.

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THE ADVENTURES OF SCAMP
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Olive F. Openshaw.
Stock no. 1506337
Published by Werner Laurie. 1st thus 1951. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Scamp is a delightful little terrier dog. B/w illustrations. Cream boards with dark blue titles. 94 pages. Originally written under the pen name of Mary Pollock. Light bumping to corners. A little darkening to some cover edges. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a few chips and tears. Larger tear down rear edge of spine into rear panel. Very little loss. Wrapper is heavily foxed on both sides.

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SMUGGLER BEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 1506324
Published by Werner Laurie. 1st thus 1950. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Originally written under Blyton's pen name Mary Pollock. Cream cloth covers with blue titles. B/w illustrations. 90 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Top of spine browned. Name in pen to front pastedown and initial to front endpaper. Front joint cracked. Light stains to spine edge of prelims. Top corner missing from page 41/42. Contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped. Small loss from base of front fold. Spine and folds browned. Clear tape repairs to tears on verso.

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TALES AFTER TEA
Written by Enid Blyton.
Stock no. 2116875
Published by Werner Laurie. 1948. Very good condition.

Yellow cloth with red titles, vignette of boy with monkey to front cover. Pink and white pictorial endpapers. Two-tone illustrations to text throughout. Reprint. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing and browning to outer page edges.

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SMUGGLER BEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by William Backhouse.
Stock no. 1503565
Published by Werner Laurie. 1st thus 1950. Good condition.

Grey boards with blue titles. B/w text illustrations. 91 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers are grubby, spine is browned, rear cover partially faded. Front joint badly cracked, one hinge and rear joint starting to crack. Word in pen to front pastedown and numbers to endpaper, inscription to prelims, rest of contents very good.

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