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PLAYING AT HOME
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Sabine Schweitzer.
Stock no. 2125459
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition.

A novelty book. Spiral bound. Oblong format. With push out characters and opening doors etc, Some scuff marks to covers Foxing and a few margin marks. 1 x daddy and 3 Wags (the Dog) characters are MISSING, rest are present in little paper bag.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE SECRET ROOM
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1816116
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 6th 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Being the third adventure of the five find-outers and dog. Red boards, dark title to spine and magnifying glass vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly cocked, slight discolouration to bottom edges of boards. Name & date in red ink to front endpaper. Red pen marks to margin of page 95 and rear flap of dustwrapper. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and worn with a few small chips.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE INVISIBLE THIEF
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 2125183
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. B/w illustrations. The 8th adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Bump along bottom edge of front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing, a few small chips and some grubby marks.

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IN THE FIFTH AT MALORY TOWERS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stanley Lloyd.
Stock no. 2124923
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1950. Good condition.

Red cloth, blue lettering. 7 b/w illustrations. Pictorial endpapers. 146 pages. Spine is bumped and worn. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Name in ink to verso of contents page. Ink tick marks to titles in foreword and by the same author page to rear. Foxing and page browning.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE BURNT COTTAGE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1815821
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1944. Almost very good condition in a poor 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. Fading to top and tail of spine. Name in ink to front pastedown hidden by dustwrapper flap. Some grubby marks to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper has split in two from the front spine edge, front panel and front flap have been pasted on to brown paper indicating loss to edges or original, front flap has been cut down to size but all text present. Loss to top & tail of spine of dustwrapper, rear panel is slightly grubby.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE VANISHED PRINCE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 1815466
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1951. Almost very good condition.

Grey boards, red title. Magnifying glass vignette to front. B/w illustrations. The 9th adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Spine slightly cocked. Foxing mainly to endpapers and text block.

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BILLY-BOB TALES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by May Smith.
Stock no. 2124054
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1938. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Small format. Pink cloth, blue titles. Full page b/w illustrations. 148 pages. NOTE: This book is contained in a LATER dustwrapper (c.1942). A little bumping to spine and a couple of corners; a few light white marks to covers. Dark foxing to outer page edges. Later dustwapper is faded to spine, with 0.5" loss to base; some chipping to top; also small edge loss to top edge of rear panel. Wrapper also has some foxing and a few marks.

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THE FIRST CHRISTMAS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Paul Henning; Hellmuth Weissenborn.
Stock no. 1814690
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of the birth of Jesus. Interesting colour photographs by Henning of models and scenery created by Weissenborn. Blue cloth, silver titles. 64pp. 8 x 6.5". Inscription in faded green ink to front flap of dustwrapper. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few closed tears and small chips, rear panel is scuffed.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE PANTOMIME CAT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1407034
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Being the Seventh Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Cream covers, green titles and magnifying glass vignette. 181 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Browning to spine, front cover and edges of rear cover. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing particularly to endpapers and page edges. Some light fingering. Colouring to some illustrations. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some tears. Folds are rubbed. Scratch to edge of front cover. Spine is browned.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE STRANGE MESSAGES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1407006
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Being the Fourteenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Grey boards, red titles and magnifying glass vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 186 pages. Spine a little bumped and browned. Light browning to endpapers. A few foxspots to page edges. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn. Couple of marks to panels. Verso is browned and a little marked.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE HIDDEN HOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1406993
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth, black titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. The 6th adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Titles and vignettes on front cover are faded. Bottom of boards a little faded. Some wrinkling to front pastedown due to a binding error. Light browning to endpapers. Some foxing, mainly to page edges otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few chips. Light foxing to flaps and endpapers.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE STRANGE BUNDLE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 1406978
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a slightly better than 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. A little bumping to spine. Name to front endpaper. Light browning to endpapers. Top edge of text block is dusty. Contents are very good. Pictorial wrapper is edge worn with some tears and some slight loss. Panels are creased. SPine is faded. Verso of wrapper is a little browned.

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