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SMUGGLER BEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 1506324
Published by Werner Laurie. 1st thus 1950. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Originally written under Blyton's pen name Mary Pollock. Cream cloth covers with blue titles. B/w illustrations. 90 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Top of spine browned. Name in pen to front pastedown and initial to front endpaper. Front joint cracked. Light stains to spine edge of prelims. Top corner missing from page 41/42. Contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped. Small loss from base of front fold. Spine and folds browned. Clear tape repairs to tears on verso.
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SMUGGLER BEN
Written by Enid Blyton; Mary Pollock. Illustrated by E.H. Davie.
Stock no. 1506323
Published by George Newnes Limited. 2nd 1945. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Smuggler Ben was really a fisherboy who loved pretending to be a smuggler. Orange cloth, red titles and small vignette to front cover. Tower House Series. Written under the name of Mary Pollock, a pseudonym of Enid Blyton. Base of spine bumped. Dark spots (foxing?) to top and bottom of covers. Ink inscription to front pastedown. Some foxing, mainly to endpapers, prelims and text block. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped at ends of spine and folds. Tear to base of spine repaired with clear tape on verso. Small hole near base of front fold. Spine, folds and verso browned. Rear panel slightly grubby. Foxing to verso.
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SMUGGLER BEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 1506322
Published by Werner Laurie. 4th 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Originally written under Blyton's pen name Mary Pollock. Cream boards. Black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. Light bump to top edge of front cover. Covers slightly grubby. Endpapers partially browned. Light foxing to text block. Contents otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with tiny chips and tears to ends of spine and folds. Panels slightly grubby. Light browning to verso.
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THE SMUGGLERS
Written by Ruth Manning-Sanders. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1504672
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The mystery begins on a foggy morning, one summer in the eighteenth century, when the strange Roger Kappen in thrown up on the beach of a Cornish village, bound and gagged. There is something sinister about the newcomer. Blue cloth covers with silver titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 192 pages. Light fading to top and bottom edge of spine. Erased pencil writing and grubby mark to top edge of front endpaper. Light browning to endpapers. A couple of grubby marks to contents and text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn especially at ends of spine and folds.
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ESSEX SURVIVALS
Written by Fred Roe.
Stock no. 2116807
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1929. Very good condition.

With Special Attention to Essex Smugglers. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine is darkened. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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SMUGGLERS COVE
Written by Marianne Macdonald. Illustrated by Selwyn Dewdney.
Stock no. 1311816
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1955. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards with dark green title to spine. 208 pages. B/w illustrations. Ex-lib with white fabric tape reinforcing joints, and some magic tape also to front joint. Contents are well-fingered and grubby. Spine and corners bumped and covers slightly grubby at edges. Dustwrapper is worn with slight loss, tear to rear fold.
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BOOZE-RUNNER
Written by Dean Frith.
Stock no. 1602420
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd.. 1st 1935. Slightly better than good condition.

A true tale of running liquor from Canada to the United States - but because his book reveals too much truth the author uses the pen-name of 'Dean Frith'. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Boards mottled and damp marked. Frontis is present and shows 'Dean Frith'. Contents clean. An interesting and uncommon book!
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SMUGGLERS' GAP
Written by M.E. Atkinson. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 1305430
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1947. Very good condition.

Orange cloth, dark brown title to spine. Blue and white decorated endpapers. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby. Black mark to spine and white mark to front cover. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some writing (crossed out) and ink stamp (from City of London Police Library) to half title-page. Some light foxing else contents clean.
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SMUGGLING IN CORNWALL
Written by Frank Graham. Illustrated by Paul Hardy; D. Robson; R. Quixley.
Stock no. 1201933
Published by Frank Graham. 3rd 1967. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w illustrations. Covers grubby.
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SMUGGLER'S LUCK
Written by Edouard A. Stackpole.
Stock no. 383816
Published by William Morrow & Company. 4th 1933. Good condition.

Being the adventures of Timothy Pinkham of Nantucket Island during the War of the Revolution. Blue cloth, black titles and illustration to front. 4 blue, black and white plates. 310 pages. SIGNED by author with inscription to front endpaper. Long but neat inscription to previous owner in ink below the authors inscription. On front pastedown is a small b/w photo of the author and his wife. Some light fingering to contents but otherwise clean. Spine is faded and worn to top and tail. Some light scuffing to covers.
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THE CRAGSMEN
Written by W. Bourne Cooke. Illustrated by H.M. Brock.
Stock no. 735505
Published by Cassell & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1913. Good condition.

A story of smuggling days. Red cloth, gilt titles. Pictorial onlay to front cover. 4 colour plates. 310 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers a bit soiled. Frontis missing. Light foxing and fingering to contents.
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SMUGGLERS' PARADISE
Written by Anthony Were.
Stock no. 427966
Published by Secker & Warburg. 1953. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue boards, silver title to spine. Slight fading and bumping to top and tail of spine. Pictorial wrapper is edge-chipped and torn with some loss to top and tail of spine and some creasing.
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