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THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING MAN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1406936
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1956. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, red lettering and vignette. B/w illustrations. 182 pages. Being the Thirteenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Spine a little bumped. Inscription in red ink to front pastedown. Contents excellent. Dustwrapper a little edge rubbed. Light creasing to front panel. Mark to bottom of spine.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE MYSTERY OF THE DISAPPEARING CAT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1406758
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1952. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

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. Light foxing to edge of text block and a few small margin marks otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears. One tear has been mended on verso with clear tape. Chipping to corners. Spine a little faded. Light browning and foxing to verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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DAVID WILSHAW (AIR DETECTIVE) INVESTIGATES
Written by A.O. Pollard. Illustrated by Cyril Holloway.
Stock no. 2123141
Published by Hutchinson's Books for Young People. Circa 1948. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Light boards, green titles. Cover edges are unevenly faded. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Tape marks to pastedowns. Foxing. Book affected by tobacco odour. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; some loss; tape marks.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE POISONED PILOT
Written by A.O. Pollard.
Stock no. 2123125
Published by Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

David Wilshaw Investigates Again. Star Series. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers. Pages browned. Ink stamp to prelims. Book affected by tobacco odour. Wrapper is price-cut with a few small chips and nicks.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE PURPLE VALLEY
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1813679
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The second in a series of Secret Service novels. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 215 pages. Boards clean. Gift inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few foxspots mainly to margins. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is grubby to rear panel.
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THE MYSTERY THAT NEVER WAS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 2122203
Published by Collins. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, red title to spine. B/w and two-tone illustrations. Light foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; but minimal loss.
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THE MYSTERY OF THE PANTOMIME CAT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1506319
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1949. 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. Minimal bumping to spine. Faint dark line through title on front cover. A little foxing to cover edges, endpapers and text block. Faint name to front endpaper. Contents otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some chips, tears and creases. Some loss from bottom of front panel. Some foxing. Spine slightly browned.
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. 1506310
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1952. 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. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. A couple of small marks to covers. Light red stains to pages 35-42. Tape marks to endpapers. Some foxing to endpapers, prelims and text block. Faint M to text block. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with small chips and tears, two small pieces of loss from bottom of rear panel. Stains to flaps. Some small marks to panels.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING MAN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1506308
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1956. 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. Small bump to bottom edge of front cover. Some browning to spine, worst at top and bottom edges. Lower front corner also browned. Some foxing, mainly to endapers, prelims and text block. Contents otherwise clean. Front flap of dustwrapper almost detached, some loss from ends of spine and folds. Tears causing flaps to top and bottom of spine. Creasing to edges. Scribble to front panel.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING NECKLACE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1506307
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1961. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

The fifth adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Green boards, vignette to front cover. B/w drawings. 167 pages. Spine ever so slightly browned and bumped. A little browning and foxing to endpapers and text block otherwise contents clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a faded spine. Panels a bit scuffed and grubby. Foxing to flaps and folds, browned and foxed on verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE MYSTERY OF HOLLY LANE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 1506304
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1954. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Being the Eleventh Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Red boards, black titles. Vignette to front cover. 179 pages. This edition measures 1.25" across spine. Top of spine and top front corner bumped. Some uneven fading to front cover and spine, small mark to spine. Front cover slightly bowed. A little light browning and foxing to endpapers, prelims and text block. Dustwrapper has a few edge tears and chips with some creasing. A little loss from top of front fold. Also edge worn.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BLUE TARN MYSTERY
Written by James Shaw. Illustrated by Eric Winter.
Stock no. 1506277
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. circa 1957. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

On their holiday in Lakeland Edna and Brian want to visit the Blue Tarn but the new owner wants to keep everyone off the estate. Red covers with black titles to front and spine. 4 b/w plates. 224 pages. Small white marks to edges of covers. Name and date in pen to front endpaper. Small bookseller's label to rear endpaper. Light vertical crease to prelims. Light foxing, mostly to text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn with small chips and tears to base of spine. Crease to both flaps.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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