The Mystery of the Burnt Cottage by Endi Blyton (Methuen, reprint 1961) illustrated by J. Abbey dustwrapper
The Mystery of the Burnt Cottage
by Enid Blyton, illustrated by J. Abbey
Methuen & Co. Ltd, reprint 1961
The first title in the Five Find-Outer series and originally published in 1943, this copy being a later reprint. Attractive dustwrapper art.
Hardback in dustwrapper. pp , 164, including b/w illustrations. 7.5 x 5 inches approx. (190mm x 128mm).
Dustwrapper a little rubbed and worn to extremities and corner tips. Spine and boards clean and sharp to corners. Prize label to front free endpaper; light spotting to edges of page-block but pages generally clean throughout.
Overall, a particularly nice, clean copy – attractive.