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.
Spine and lower corners bumped. A little darkening to some cover edges. Faint line indentation to rear cover. Name and phone numbers in pen to club page in prelims. Light foxing, mainly to prelims and text block. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped, slightly grubby with a browned spine. Light foxing on verso.
Stock no. 1506378
- 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.