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WINGS OVER THE AMAZON
Written by David T. Lindsay. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 1813847
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1937. Good condition.

The Ace Series. Blue boards, black title to spine. 222 pages. 4 b/w plates. 38 pages publisher adverts to rear. Front board heavily marked/stained. Spine edges and corners frayed. Name and address in ink to front endpaper. Light page browning. Cigarette odour present.
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ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S EVE
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Herbert J. Draper.
Stock no. 1406634
Published by Blackie & Son. Very good condition.

Dark green pictorial boards. 12 b/w plates plus map of France. 384pp plus Blackie's Book List. A Tale of the Huguenot Wars. Early reprint. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Foxing especially to endpapers and booklist pages. Ticks to illustration list. Plates all present and in very good condition.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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STRANGERS AT SNOWFELL
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Wynne.
Stock no. 1813774
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Jilly Family story. The Jillies start for Scotland but decide to leave the train when it is snowbound at Shap in Westmorland. Grey cloth with silver titles to spine. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 231 pages. Small pinhole to centre of spine of dustwrapper also affects corresponding area of spine boards. Foxing to prelims and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with slight loss, faded to spine.
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SUSAN, BILL AND THE PIRATES BOLD
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by T.R. Freeman.
Stock no. 1813681
Published by White Lion. 1st thus 1974. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dark red boards with gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 117 pages. ISBN: 0856860883. Light browning to pastedowns. Pictorial dustwrapper has a few closed edge-tears.
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ALL SUMMER THROUGH
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
Stock no. 1813674
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine and vignette to front cover. Endpapers are maps of Nettleford. B/w text illustrations. Bumping to top & tail of spine. Foxing to text block and verso of dustwrapper. One or two foxspots to margins else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with slight loss and stained to rear panel.
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THE SECRET OF BUZZARD SCAR
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.
Stock no. 1813672
Published by The Children's Book Club. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The fourth of the Nettleford novels set in the Yorkshire Dales. Light blue boards, black title to spine. Endpapers are maps. B/w text illustrations. 190 pages. 8 x 5.5". A few faint foxspots to boards, top corners bumped. Minor foxing to text block. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and scuffed to rear panel.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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NOT SCARLET BUT GOLD
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1813604
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1972. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Tan boards, gilt title to spine. Revised edition. ISBN: 0001602128. Usual light fading to dustwrapper spine.
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THE MASTER OF MARYKNOLL
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1813602
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1971. Good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

As Charles, Juliet and Simon play hide-and-seek with danger in the shadow of the hills encircling Ludlow, the story builds up to a terrific climax. A 'Buckingham' story, this is the new edition of the first story about Juliet and Simon Buckingham. Originally published in 1950 by Evans, this is the new revised edition. Dark blue cloth, gilt. 160 pages. ISBN: 0001606018. Ex-lib with library stamp to verso of title page. Front endpaper MISSING (torn out). Name in ink to top of page 11. Grubby marks to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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TREASURE AT AMORYS
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1813599
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Revised edition. A Lone Pine Adventure. Dark blue mottled boards. Gilt title to spine. Double spread map to rear. Front endpaper MISSING. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly worn at corners, faded to spine and scuffed to rear panel.
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THE CIRCUS OF ADVENTURE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1316496
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth, blue titles. B/w illustrations. 316 pages. Spine bumped with some discolouration to top of. Light stain to rear cover. Name and address to front pastedown. Light page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and chipped with loss to spine and corners and browned to spine.
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THE ADVENTUROUS FOUR
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by E.H. Davie.
Stock no. 1316495
Published by Angus & Robertson Ltd.. 1st thus 1948. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Australian Edition. Blue cloth, dark blue titles to front and spine. 192 pages. B/w text illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped. Slight curve to front cover. Endpapers lightly browned and foxed. Pale page browning else contents clean. There is a slight crease to the edge of some of the pages. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby with loss, tape repairs on verso. A circular label has been removed from the front panel causing some surface paper damage.
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THE ADVENTUROUS FOUR
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by E.H. Davie.
Stock no. 1316494
Published by George Newnes Limited. 7th 1952. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Fading to cover edges and a few small spots to lower edges. Children's names (x2) to front free-endpaper, one in blue biro and one in pink biro, some erase pencil writing to same page. Textblock is just a little grubby. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and grubby with only minimal loss at spine and corners.
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