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THE HOODWINKERS
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1319377
Published by The Children's Book Club. Circa 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. A Romney Marsh story in which old rogue Jim Decks is hoodwinking innocent Americans... Spine and corners bumped. A few small foxspots to textblock. Light, old tape marks to corners of free-endpapers. Contents clean. Dustrapper has a few foxspots on verso, is slightly edge rubbed and has a tear and a large crease to rear panel.

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STRANGERS TO THE MARSH
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1319350
Published by The Children's Book Club. 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pale yellow boards, black title to spine. Endpapers are maps of Dunsford and area. B/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased and a bit grubby to rear panel.

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OPERATION SEABIRD
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1319349
Published by Collins. 1st 1957. Good condition.

Red boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Covers grubby. Faint ink stamp to lower corner of half title-page. Contents generally clean.

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BLACK HUNTING WHIP
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1319346
Published by Collins. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Mrs Thornton acquires an old house in which Dion finds a diary of a boy telling the story of the Black Hunting Whip. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some fading and foxing to covers. Book leans to one side. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and chipped with loss at spine and corner, foxing to verso of wrapper.

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FRENCHMAN'S SECRET
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1319345
Published by The Children's Book Club. 1958. Very good condition.

Lindsey finds an old map and begins to puzzle over the mysterious Frenchman's secret. Is there treasure buried in the dam? Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine and corners bumped, white marks to rear cover and to front edge of spine. Endpapers browned. Pale page browning and foxing.

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DOLPHIN SUMMER
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 2133512
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Romney Marsh story. Paperback. B/w illustrations. Also includes information on the author and publishing history of the book. ISBN: 9781847450647. Vertical crease to spine. Tiny creases to corner tips.

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STORM AHEAD
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 2133511
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos and illustrations. 228 pages. ISBN: 1904417639. Creasing down side of spine/front cover, where the book has been previously read.

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THE WILD ONE
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 2133510
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2010. Nearly fine condition.

Pugmarks of a Puma are found near Punchbowl Farm... Paperback. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781847450869.

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NO GOING BACK
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 2133509
Published by Girls Gone By. 1st thus 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Romney Marsh story. Paperback. Text used is from the first edition, with a few corrections. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781847450418. Light creasing to cover corner tips. Contents are excellent!

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FIRE IN THE PUNCHBOWL
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 2133508
Published by The Children's Book Club. Circa 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. 190 pages. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is foxed and damp marked with chips and creasing; some loss.

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THE OUTSIDER
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 2124861
Published by Collins. 1ST 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards. B/w illustrations. Small fade mark to top of spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; piece of loss to top corner of spine.

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STORM AHEAD
Written by Monica Edwards. Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
Stock no. 1506290
Published by Collins. 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The worst gale for many, many years is sweeping across Romney Marsh.... Red boards, black title to spine. Endpapers are maps. B/w text illustrations. 190 pages. Spine lightly bumped and slightly darkened. Name in pen to front endpaper. Small bookseller's label to rear endpaper. Lower corner of pages 95/96 and 97/98 creased. Small spot affects margins of pages 51-62. A little foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn with nick to base of spine and front fold. A few small spots of surface paper damage to front panel, rear panel slightly grubby. Price sticker to front flap (6/-). Mark to rear flap from bookseller's label on endpaper. Some browning and foxing to verso.

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