First edition, first printing. Publisher's original beige cloth with illustration and titles in red and black to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated in black and white throughout by Stuart Tresilian. A very good copy, the binding square and firm with some bumping to the spine tips and corners. The contents with a previous owner's inscription to the front endpaper are otherwise clean throughout. Complete with the good, correct first state rubbed and nicked original dustwrapper which has several short closed tears and a large chip at the head of the spine. Not price-clipped (7s 6d net to the front flap).
The first volume in Enid Blyton's popular "Adventure" series.
Stock code: 17427