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THE SECOND HOLIDAY BOOK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Sylvia Venus; Noel Hopking; Hilda McGavin; et al..
Stock no. 1819783
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth spine, green boards. Gilt titles and vignette. Colour plates and two-tone illustrations. Includes a story about The Golliwog Who Smoked! Boards slightly mottled. Small biro pricing to front endpaper. Text block browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with slight loss, repaired to verso with clear tape, price crossed out in and new price written in biro on front flap.

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PARTRIDGE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL - 17TH YEAR
Written by Cecily M. Rutley; Maurice Clifford; E.M. Hunter. Illustrated by Harry B. Neilson; Ernest A. Aris; Sylvia Venus; Nina K. Brisley; et al..
Stock no. 1208816
Published by Partridge. Almost very good condition.

Red spine with black title and vignette of a child climbing a flagpole. Pictorial board showing a girl with a red umbrella holding a doll with houses and other children in the background. Blue & red pictorial endpapers by Brisley. Colour plates. Full page four tone illustrations plus two tone illustrations. Spine bumped and darkened. Corners worn. Front cover bright. Rear cover soiled. Mark to front endpaper. Occasional margin marks to contents.

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NAUGHTY AMELIA JANE!
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Sylvia Venus.
Stock no. 1507566
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1942. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Amelia Jane is big naughty doll whose mischievous tricks upset all the toys in the nursery. Green cloth, black titles. Black and white illustrations. 160 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Tiny mark to front cover by title. 2" tear to page 94 repaired with clear tape. Light browning to contents. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a little loss from ends of spine and folds. Panels slightly grubby. Spine darkened. Clear tape repairs to ends of spine on verso.

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BOYS' AND GIRLS' STORY BOOK NO. 4
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Ernest A. Aris; Sylvia Venus; E.H. Davie; Gordon Robinson.
Stock no. 1406445
Published by News Chronicle Ltd.. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards, red cloth spine. Front cover shows Brer Rabbit sat on post fishing, advert to rear. 2 colour plates, packed with b/w text illustrations. 223 pages. Spine bumped and rubbed a little faded. Corners bumped and worn. Red marks to rear panel and edge. Light browning and a couple of marks to rear endpapers. Foxing to page edges. Some fingering to contents.

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BOYS' AND GIRLS' STORY BOOK No. 5
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by E.H. Davie; Marjorie Thorp; Lorna Adamson; Sylvia Venus; Ernest A. Aris.
Stock no. 1406444
Published by News Chronicle. 1st 1937. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth spine with black title. Pictorial boards show rabbit reading book. Contains 35 stories plus 3 poems. Colour frontis plus one other colour plate. B/w text illustrations. 224 pages. Spine bumped, worn and faded. Split to rear edge of spine. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges worn. Covers a little marked. Both joints and several hinges cracked. Endpapers lightly browned. Frontis has been re-inserted in wrong place. Foxing to page edges. Mark to rear endpaper.

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BENNY AND THE PRINCESS AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Sylvia Venus.
Stock no. 1406346
Published by Pitkin. 1951. Almost very good condition.

Pitkin Pleasure Series No. 7 Dark red textured boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 80 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Some rubbing to cover edges. Gilt dulled on spine and front board. Neat colouring to some illustrations. A little foxing to page edges and endpapers.

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AMELIA JANE AGAIN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Sylvia Venus.
Stock no. 1405858
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red covers, black titles. B/w illustrations, including gollys! 160 pages. Bumping to spine, corners and bottom of front board. Covers marked. Browning to endpapers. Foxing mainly to prelims and page edges. A few light marks to rear endpaper. Contents otherwise generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a few small tears. Spine and rear panel browned. Front panel a bit grubby. Foxing which is more visible on verso. Red mark to verso of rear panel.

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MORE ABOUT AMELIA JANE!
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Sylvia Venus.
Stock no. 2122040
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1954. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black titles. B/w illustrations. Lots of golly pictures. 160 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some grubby margin and page marks. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; some loss; repaired to verso with sticky tape. Grubby marks to wrapper.

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BENNY AND THE PRINCESS AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Sylvia Venus.
Stock no. 1315846
Published by Pitkin. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pitkin Pleasure Series No. 7 Dark red textured boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 80 pages. Spine quite heavily bumped at base causing some slight creasing to inner margins of pages. Address label to front pastedown, ink initial stamp to front endpaper. Some foxing else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, especially to spine, and just a little grubby.

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BENNY AND THE PRINCESS AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Sylvia Venus.
Stock no. 1315836
Published by Pitkin. 1st 1951. Very good condition.

Pitkin Pleasure Series No. 7 Dark red textured boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 80 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Name and address in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean.

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PARTRIDGE'S CHILDREN'S ANNUAL - 17TH YEAR
Written by Cecily M. Rutley; Maurice Clifford; E.M. Hunter. Illustrated by Harry B. Neilson; Ernest A. Aris; Sylvia Venus; Nina K. Brisley; et al..
Stock no. 1404920
Published by Partridge. circa 1926. Slightly better than good condition.

Red spine with black title and vignette of a child climbing a flagpole. Pictorial board showing a girl with a red umbrella holding a doll with houses and other children in the background. Blue & red pictorial endpapers by Brisley. Colour plates. Full page four tone illustrations plus two tone illustrations. Spine bumped, worn and a little faded. Corners bumped and worn. Board edges rubbed. Rear board has a couple of small indents and is marked. Front is grubby and a little scratched. Front joint and some hinges are cracked. Endpapers are browned. Inscription in ink plus a pencil drawn circle to the verso of the frontis. Couple of plates (one colour and one four tone) have ragged edges. Some foxing mostly to page edges and grubby marks to contents.

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