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G.W. Backhouse

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SHADOW THE SHEEP-DOG
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 1318318
Published by Collins. 1961. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Junior Story Books series. A thrilling and exciting story about a little collie puppy and his young master, Johnny. Yellow boards. Red title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 256 pages. Spine bumped. Foxing and page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is creased and torn, some loss to top of spine and a little grubby to rear panel.
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SMUGGLER BEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 2130662
Published by Werner Laurie. 1953. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with dark title to spine. Originally published under the pen name of Mary Pollock. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Uneven fading to edges and spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped with loss to top and tail of spine and a couple of corners; also foxed.
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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. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 1506322
Published by Werner Laurie. 4th 1955. Slightly better than 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. Pages 21/22 and 27/28 are almost detached. 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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PONGO THE TERRIBLE
Written by Denis Cleaver. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 1501536
Published by Collins. 1st 1946. Slightly better than good condition.

Pongo is a black poodle. Red boards, white title to spine and vignette to front board. Colour frontis plate, b/w and two-tone text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine darkened and title has lost some of its colour. Covers grubby and discoloured in places. Front endpaper MISSING. Small area of surface paper damage to page 24 but text still readable. Grubby marks to title page and frontis and some marks to contents.
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SMUGGLER BEN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 1308419
Published by Werner Laurie. 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth. Originally published under the pen name of Mary Pollock. Spine slightly bumped. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed. There are a few small tape marks on verso which show through and a small grubby mark to centre of front panel.
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ON THE AIR
Written by Denis Cleaver. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 656816
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Very good condition.

Two dogs want to be radio performers. Red cloth. Colour frontis plus black and red illustrations. Gilt title darkened to spine. A couple of margin marks and one small edge tear to page 17 (not affecting illustration). Generally very clean.
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ON THE FILMS
Written by Denis Cleaver. Illustrated by G.W. Backhouse.
Stock no. 604808
Published by Collins. 1st 1947. Very good condition.

Colour frontis, 2-colour illustrations. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.
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