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Written by Elinor Lyon. Illustrated by Elizabeth Haines.
Stock no. 1822361
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1976. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Who were the family camping in the Cup, halfway up the mountain above the Lochhead Hotel? Were they gypsies? And why were they so anxious to keep their whereabouts secret?... Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0340199687. Top & tail of spine shelf-rubbed. Spine is slightly cocked. A few minor grubby marks to text block, contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and worn, scuffed to rear panel and with a little surface paper loss to rear panel, a little grubby. Overall a decent copy of a rare book.
Being the Eleveth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Red boards, black titles. B/w illustrations. 179 pages. This is the "thin" edition measuring 1" across the spine. Spine and corners bumped. Slight fading to spine. Light page browning.
A seaside holiday at a queer old inn with strange and unusual guests... Another exciting mystery-adventure book. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Top edge red. Spine and corners bumped. Covers slightly grubby. Textblock grubby and foxed. Joints cracked.
The fifth adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Green boards, vignette to front cover. B/w drawings. 167 pages. Spine and corners bumped with small split at base of spine. Some small patch patches of paper stuck to front cover.
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. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Small mark to textblock edge affecting some page margins. Erased heavy pencil scribble to rear pastedown.
The Twelfth mystery for the Five Find-Outers and their dog. It all centres around Tally-Ho Cottage down by the river and features two Runaways, a stolen picture and a little white poodle. Blue boards, magnifying glass vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Being the Twelfth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Spine and corners bumped. Spine slightly browned. Endpapers browned. Small mark to front endpapers.
The fourth story of the Five Find-Outers (and dog). Red boards, black titles and vignette. B/w illustrations. SPine bumped and slightly faded. Covers slightly grubby. Endpapers lightly browned. Some foxing to textblock. Small ink blot to front pastedown.
The 6th adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Blue boards, dark blue titles to spine and front board plus vignette of magnifying glass and finger-print to front. 197 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Covers slightly grubby and spine slightly browned. Child's name and address in pencil to front pastedown. Some light fingering to contents and endpapers lightly browned.
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. Spine bumped and slightly faded. Covers slightly grubby. Some page corners creased.
The second adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Who stole the valuable cat? How did it go? How could Luke be cleared of the blame? How could they get the better of old Clear-Orf? Red boards, black titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Top edge of textblock is slightly grubby else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with minimal loss, vertical crease to centre of spine. Pencil scribbles and tick marks to title list on rear flap of wrapper.
Red cloth, yellow titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. The third adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Some uneven fade/possible damp marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped, with some pieces of loss; damp marked with grubby marks and some fading. Parts of title to front panel of wrapper have been written inside.
Being the Seventh Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Cream covers, green titles and magnifying glass vignette. 181 pages. Spine bumped with slight browning at top and tail. Corners lightly bumped. A few very light grubby marks to covers. Foxing to textblock. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn, tear to front edge at top of spine Some light creases to dustwrapper.