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THE MYSTERY OF THE DISAPPEARING CAT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1811386
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1944. Almost very good condition.

The second adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Pale green cloth with yellow titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. Spine faded and uneven fading to front board. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Very faint hint of colouring to frontis and illustration on page 29. Surface paper damage to pages 66 & 67 where the two pages stuck together and were pulled apart affecting some text.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING MAN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1811381
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1962. Very good condition.

Blue boards, red lettering and vignette. B/w illustrations. 182 pages. Being the Thirteenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Second printing. Spine browned, front board slightly grubby. Prize plate to front endpaper. Minor foxing to text block. Contents clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE MYSTERY OF THE BURNT COTTAGE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1315317
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1943. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The First Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Discoveries, Shocks, Surprises and Excitements by the dozen! Blue cloth, magnifying glass vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 164 pages. SIGNED by the author on an autograph slip which has been stuck to the front free-endpaper and dedicated to Ria. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Autograph slip is foxed but contents are fine. Dustwrapper is edge creased and torn with some slight loss and tape repairs on verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE MYSTERY OF THE PANTOMIME CAT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 2119182
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1949. Almost very good condition.

Being the Seventh Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Cream covers, green titles and magnifying glass vignette. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Grubby marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few marks to some pages internally.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE MYSTERY OF THE STRANGE BUNDLE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 2119166
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Being the Tenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Why did a man rush out of his house in the middle of the night, in his dressing-gown and slippers, carrying a bundle? Yellow boards, green titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. 179 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Grubby marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is badly torn and creased, with some loss - mostly at corners.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING NECKLACE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 2119134
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Good condition.

The fifth book in the mystery series. Cream cloth, red lettering and magnifying glass vignette. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Grubby marks; splash marks and a bit of scuffing to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing. Damp mark to bottom of a few pages to prelims. Front joint cracked. A reading copy.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING MAN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 2118619
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1956. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue boards, red lettering and vignette. B/w illustrations. 182 pages. Being the Thirteenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Uneven fading and some brown spotting to covers and spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is badly creased with heavy repairing with tape to verso - at one time, wrapper was in two pieces; a few bits of loss.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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RING O' BELLS MYSTERY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 1505123
Published by Collins. 1958. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The third in the Barney Books series. After flu, the children were sent off to Ring O'Bells Village for a holiday. The Old Village is full of queer stories and legends. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Top of spine bumped. Faint dark marks to top of rear cover. Presentation plate to half-title page. Contents very good otherwise. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped, lightly browned on verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE RILLOBY FAIR MYSTERY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 1505005
Published by Collins. 1958. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The second book about Roger, Diana, Snubby and his dog Looney, and Barney and his monkey Miranda. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 256 pages with top edge red. Spine bumped. Light foxing to text block. Light browning to endpapers. Contents clean. Dustwrapper slightly edge worn with chips to top of folds. Small crease to spine, pink mark to rear panel. Foxed on verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE RILLOBY FAIR MYSTERY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 1504902
Published by Collins. 1964. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The second book about Roger, Diana, Snubby and his dog Looney, and Barney and his monkey Miranda. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 256 pages with top edge red. Spine bumped, minimal bumping to corners. A few small white marks to covers. Spine slightly darkened. Front joint starting to crack. Contents are browned with an odd mark. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some loss and a few tears and chips. 2" tear to rear flap. Small revised price sticker to front flap.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE MYSTERY THAT NEVER WAS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 1504901
Published by Collins. 1965. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Enid Blyton's Junior Story Books. This most peculiar mystery was made up by four children to entertain Uncle Rob. Then the pretend mystery became real! Yellow boards, red title to spine. B/w illustrations. 160 pages. Spine bumped, covers mottled and slightly grubby. Two stains to text block affect pages edges. Contents otherwise clean but browned. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped, some loss from top of spine. Tear to rear fold, rear panel grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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RING O' BELLS MYSTERY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 1504898
Published by Collins. 1968. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Junior Story Book. The third in the Barney Books series. After flu, the children were sent off to Ring O'Bells Village for a holiday. The Old Village is full of queer stories and legends. Yellow boards, red title to spine. B/w illustrations. 188 pages. Top edge red. Bumping to spine and corners. Covers grubby, spine slightly darkened. Contents browned but generally clean, just an odd pen mark. Dustwrapper is edge worn with small chips and tears. Spine faded with vertical crease. Rear panel grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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