Five Run Away Together: The Third Story of the Adventures of the Four Children and their Dog. Enid BLYTON.

Five Run Away Together: The Third Story of the Adventures of the Four Children and their Dog.

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1944. FIRST EDITION WITH ORIGINAL DUST-JACKET. Small Octavo. pp. 192. With a colour frontispiece (same image as jacket), and numerous in-text illustrations, some coloured blue or red. In publisher's light blue cloth with black titles to spine and upper board. Blue pictorial endpapers. With original pictorial dust-jacket featuring the Five looking towards a ruined castle on the coast. Internally near-fine, with some mottling to boards. Some pushing and bumping to the boards. Owner's inscription to flyleaf. Jacket creased in places, with losses to spine head and corners. Extremely clean and bright. A good copy of the third and most elusive of the 'Five' series, in which the four children and their dog manage to escape to Kirrin Island, where adventure inevitably ensues. Item #45416

Price: £2,500.00