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THE MYSTERY OF THE STRANGE BUNDLE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 1320054
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1952. Good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Being the Tenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Why did a man rush out of his house in the middle of the night, in his dressing-gown and slippers, carrying a bundle? Yellow boards, green titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. 179 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Pencil tick marks to title-list at rear of book. A few light foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and a little edge worn with minimal loss.

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THE LONDON YEAR: A BOOK OF MANY MOODS
Written by H.V. Morton. Illustrated by A.E. Horne.
Stock no. 1820996
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1926. Very good condition.

Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine, vignette to front. B/w illustrations to text and 13 full page b/w illustrations. Cloth boards nice and bright, corners lightly bumped. Foxing to prelims and text block. Browning to endpapers.

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THE MYSTERY OF BANSHEE TOWERS
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1319774
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark blue boards, silver titles and magnifying glass vignette. B/w illustrations. 184 pages. Being the 15th Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog Slight bumping to spine and corners. Endpapers partly browned, foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is very slightly edge rubbed and foxed/browned on verso.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE STRANGE MESSAGES
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1319773
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1957. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Being the Fourteenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Grey boards, red titles and magnifying glass vignette to front. B/w illustrations. 186 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Endpapers partly browned. Light foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and creased, tear to top of rear fold. There is slight foxing to the verso of the wrapper.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING MAN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Lilian Buchanan.
Stock no. 1319772
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, red lettering and vignette. B/w illustrations. 182 pages. Being the Thirteenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Very slight bumping to spine and corners. Endpapers lightly browned. Some foxing to contents. Some page corners creased. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, tears to rear flap have been neatly tape repaired on verso.

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THE MYSTERY OF TALLY-HO COTTAGE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Treyer Evans.
Stock no. 1319771
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Twelfth mystery for the Five Find-Outers and their dog. It all centres around Tally-Ho Cottage down by the river and features two Runaways, a stolen picture and a little white poodle. Blue boards, magnifying glass vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Being the Twelfth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Spine slightly bumped at top and tail. Endpapers partly browned. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and torn with small piece of loss to lower edge of front panel, tiny hole to centre of spine.

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LIFE IN LONDON'S GREAT PRISONS
Written by T. Whyte Mountain.
Stock no. 1820467
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1930. Almost very good condition.

A full account of life in London's prisons for men. Red cloth boards, title to spine. 2 b/w plates. Covers stained, corners bumped, title to spine dull. Text block browned, top edge of text block has a large black mark. B/w frontis detached.

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MONTE CARLO METHODS
Written by J.M. Hammersley; D.C. Handscomb.
Stock no. 1319607
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1967. Fair condition.

Methuen's Monographs on Applied Probability and Statistics. Reprinted with minor corrections. Green boards, silver titles. 178 pages. Badly ex-lib with laminated binding and the usual library stamps and labels. Some pencil and biro underlining to the introduction and first chapter.

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THE SECOND FORM AT ST. CLARE'S
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by W. Lindsay Cable.
Stock no. 1319454
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 3rd 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

This is the fourth book in the popular 'St. Clare's' series. Orange cloth with dark blue titles and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. 157pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Endpapers browned. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is worn to spine and corners and slightly grubby.

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MR. PUNCH'S MOTOR BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 2133455
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1931. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Large format. Humourous b/w cartoons in typical Punch style. Spine is split all way down centre; some chipping. Corners are bumped. Damp stained to rear cover and rear panel of wrapper. Some foxing, although contents are still in generally good condition. Wrapper is grubby and torn and chipped, with some loss. A reading copy only!

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MOTOR DO'S AND DON'TS
Written by Harold Pemberton.
Stock no. 2133438
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1923. Very good condition.

Small format. Brown boards with full-page colour pictorial onlay to front. Some b/w diagrams and illustrations. 56 pages includes index. Corners bumped and slightly worn. Covers rubbed at edges. Contents lightly browned else clean. Small address label to rear pastedown.

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THE MYSTERY OF THE PANTOMIME CAT
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 2133406
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 7th 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Being the Seventh Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. Cream covers, green titles and magnifying glass vignette. 181 pages. Some foxing and browning to covers, endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with a few nicks.

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