FIVE GO DOWN TO THE SEA
by Enid Blyton
Illustrated by Eileen Soper
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st. 1953
Very good condition in a almost very 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.
Bumping to spine and corners. Light browning to endpapers. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Small crack to bottom of front joint and front flyleaf a little detached. A little light fingering otherwise contents are very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little creased with a couple of small tears which have been mended on verso with white tape. Slight loss to top of spine disguised by white tape on verso. A few grubby marks to rear panel.
Stock no. 1406968
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- Twelfth in The Famous Five series
- The Famous Five decide to spend their time at a lonely and desolate farm in Cornwall suggested by Uncle Quentin and encounter Mr Penruthlan. They hear strange stories of the long ago wrecking business. But lights are being shone at night directing ships to the rocks.