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BLACK HUNTING WHIP
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1319346
Published by Collins. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Mrs Thornton acquires an old house in which Dion finds a diary of a boy telling the story of the Black Hunting Whip. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some fading and foxing to covers. Book leans to one side. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and chipped with loss at spine and corner, foxing to verso of wrapper.

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STORM AHEAD
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 2133511
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos and illustrations. 228 pages. ISBN: 1904417639. Creasing down side of spine/front cover, where the book has been previously read.

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FIRE IN THE PUNCHBOWL
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 2133508
Published by The Children's Book Club. Circa 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. 190 pages. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is foxed and damp marked with chips and creasing; some loss.

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THE COWNAPPERS
Written by Monica Edwards.
Stock no. 2129465
Published by The Children's Book Club. 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Thornton family find themselves acting as temporary guardians of a prize Jersey cow. Yellow boards, black title to spine. 253 pages. Bumping to cover edges. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with a few repaired closed tears and chips.

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PUNCHBOWL MIDNIGHT
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2129427
Published by Collins. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, gilt title to spine. Endpapers are plan of Punchbowl Farm. 254 pages. B/w text illustrations. Bumping and some browning along cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Name in ink to verso of half-title page. Longer inscription in ink to verso of dedication page. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; pieces of loss at corners and to top and tail of spine; a few small repairs to verso.

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THE OUTSIDER
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 2124861
Published by Collins. 1ST 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards. B/w illustrations. Small fade mark to top of spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; piece of loss to top corner of spine.

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NO MISTAKING CORKER
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Anne Bullen.
Stock no. 1507431
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Which of the brown carthorse mares was really Corker, is the mystery that runs through this story of a caravan journeying to the sea. Green cloth, red titles to spine, vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 7.75 x 5". 192 pages. Spine bumped, faded, foxed and browned at ends. Fading to some cover edges. Ink inscription to front pastedown. Light foxing to text block. Contents very good. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with some loss. Tape repairs to some tears on verso. Also a little grubby.

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STORM AHEAD
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 2118382
Published by Collins. 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The worst gale for many, many years is sweeping across Romney Marsh.... Red boards, black title to spine. Endpapers are maps. B/w text illustrations. 190 pages. Bumping and wear to corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears; a few tears to top of spine, with a bit of loss; grubby marks to rear panel.

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KILLER DOG
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Sheila Rose.
Stock no. 1504971
Published by Collins. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Hawkes and their sheep farming neighbours are suffering from an unknown 'killer dog' that is attacking their flocks. Suspicion centres on two dogs. Each dog is fiercely defended by its owners. Eventually, after a long night of vigil on Romney Marsh, they discover the secret of the unknown attacker, who always strikes at dawn... Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Fading to ends of spine. A couple of tiny light spots to rear cover. Ink name and date to front endpaper. Tiny ink stamp '27' to rear pastedown. Contents otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with slight loss from top of spine. Tears to base of spine, small triangle detached but held in place by clear tape on verso. Spine ever so slightly faded.

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CARGO OF HORSES
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1314489
Published by Collins. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Tamzin and Rissa set about rescuing a crago of horses which are to be taken abroad and slaughtered and sold as meat! Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. 254 pages. Spine bumped, fading (or possible damp staining) to base of spine/covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with a couple of small tears to lower edge of rear panel and damp stain to lower half of spine (also affecting panel corners).

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DOLPHIN SUMMER
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1314488
Published by Collins. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Romney Marsh story. Green boards, silver title to spine. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. A few light spots to covers. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper is slightly worn to spine and corners, slightly grubby to rear panel.

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DOLPHIN SUMMER
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1309442
Published by The Children's Book Club. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Which dolphin was it that saved Tamzin when she was pulled under by the current during a midnight swim....? A Romney Marsh story. Spine slightly bumped with slight discolouration to top and tail. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine with minimal rubbing at corners.

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