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MERRY MISTER MEDDLE!
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Rosalind M. Turvey; Joyce Mercer.
Stock no. 2122043
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dark cream boards, black titles. B/w text illustrations. A little bumping and wear to corners and cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with chips and tears to edges; some repairs to verso with sticky tape. Some small loss to corners of wrapper; a few grubby marks.

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WELL, REALLY, MR. TWIDDLE!
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Hilda McGavin.
Stock no. 2122042
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1ST 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The third book about the endearing Mr. Twiddle. Red boards, black titles. B/w text illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A little fading along cover edges. Pencil indentation marks (pencil erased) to prelims. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. One hinge a little pulled. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped with scuffing; some loss at corners and top and tail of spine; Some grubby marks and foxing.

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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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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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ENID BLYTON'S OMNIBUS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Jessie Land; Hilda McGavin; E.H. Davie; Dorothy M. Wheeler; Kay.
Stock no. 1405563
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Yellow cloth with blue titles and vignette to front cover. Full colour frontis. Two-tone and 3 colour illustrations throughout. First story is 'Off With the Adventurous Four Again!'. Also includes 'The Faraway Tree'. Spine and corners bumped. Top of boards browned. Large inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Some foxing and a few marks to margins otherwise contents generally clean. Price cut pictorial wrapper is edge worn with some tears and creasing and loss to top of front panel. Some white marks to rear panel. Wrapper is grubby.

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WILLIAM THE FOURTH
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2121705
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1946. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Saluting William wrapper (priced 5/- net) is very creased with tear hole to front panel, with loss; other chips of loss at corners; grubby with some foxing. 28th impression.

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MORE WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2121505
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1942. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 252 pages. 32nd impression. Bumpign to spine and corners. Uneven fading to covers. Partial cup ring mark to front cover. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Saluting William Wrapper is very creased and browned, with edge-tears and chips, with some loss; some tape repairs. Pencil writing to rear panel. Original price of 3/6 net to front flap.

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WILLIAM AGAIN
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2121494
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1941. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 251 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading to covers; some grubby marks. Names in ink and ink stamp to prelims. Some foxing. Saluting William Wrapper is edge-creased with tears and chipped, with a little loss; very grubby to spine.

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SEVEN WHITE GATES
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 1505832
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1944. Slightly better than good condition.

A Lone Pine Story. Red cloth, black titles. Full-page b/w illustrations plus b/w maps to the endpapers. 200 pages. Spine worn especially at ends, also faded and stained. Corners and cover edges bumped. Covers slightly marked. Book plate and writing to half-title page. A little cracking to both joints. Text block grubby. Contents very good.

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WELL, REALLY, MR. TWIDDLE!
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Hilda McGavin.
Stock no. 1811933
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1953. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The third book about the endearing Mr. Twiddle. Red boards, black titles. B/w text illustrations. Boards lovely and clean, minor patch of fading to base of spine. Page 31 has minor grubby mark to margin else contents are clean. A couple of pages have small closed tears to margin edges (not affecting any text). Dustwrapper is edge-worn and chipped with a few closed tears to edges and some browning, spine is a little faded. Overall a lovely copy of a first edition.

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INDUSTRIAL TELEVISION
Written by H.A. McGhee.
Stock no. 1208150
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1957. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Design and Application of Television Equipment in Industry, Education and Science. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. 104 b/w illustrations. 120 pages. Faint mark to lower edge of rear cover. Contents fine. Wrapper is rubbed and slightly chipped at edges.

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WILLIAM THE FOURTH
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2119173
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1924. Good condition.

Red cloth with black titles to front and spine. 250 pages and 2 pages of adverts to rear. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small tears and nicks of cloth at top and tail of spine and corners; some fraying of cloth. Grubby marks to covers. Joints are cracked; some repairs with magic tape. Foxing.

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