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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.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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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 TALLY-HO COTTAGE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 1506312
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

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 top front corner bumped. Spine slightly browned with some faint stains. Browning to endpapers and prelims. Light foxing, mainly to text block. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a little creasing to ends of spine. Some light foxing to flaps, spine browned on verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE MYSTERY OF THE HIDDEN HOUSE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1506311
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1952. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

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 faded, worst at ends. Fading to top edges of covers too. Name and date in pencil to front pastedown. A couple of hinges cracked. Damp marks to a few pages alongside spine. Some foxing. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with a few chips. Spine faded with small tears and creasing to ends. Scratch and light stains to rear panel, more visible on verso.
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 SECRET ROOM
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1506309
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 4th 1948. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The third adventure of the five find-outers and dog. Pale blue cloth, red titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. White marks (damp?) to top and bottom edges of covers. Spine faded, worst at top and bottom. Foxing, mostly to endpapers and text block. Dustwrapper has loss, mainly from base of spine and top edges of panels and spine. Edge worn. Tear to top of spine and across front panel. Titles underlined on slightly grubby rear panel.
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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THE MYSTERY OF THE STRANGE BUNDLE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 1316049
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition.

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 faded. Covers a bit grubby/marked. Foxing to endpapers and a light musty smell to contents.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE ROCKINGDOWN MYSTERY
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop.
Stock no. 1316047
Published by Collins. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition.

A Collins Junior Mystery. Yellow cloth, brown title to spine and vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Top edge brown. Spine and corners bumped, small dents to top cover edges. Covers are a little grubby to spine and edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing and other small marks but contents generally clean.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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