Novels, story books and picture books

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  • Reference
      GB 1840 EB/04/01
  • Dates of Creation
      1924-2006
  • Physical Description
      25 books

Scope and Content

Non-series titles, arranged alphabetically:

'The Christmas Book', illustrated by Treyer Evans; hardback (Macmillan, 1944)

'The Christmas Book', illustrated by Treyer Evans; hardback, 3rd reprint (Macmillan, 1948)

'Enid Blyton's Book of Fairies', illustrated by Horace J. Knowles; hardback (Newnes, 1924)

'Enid Blyton's Enchanted World 1-5'; paperback (Chorion, 2006) [These books were not written by Enid Blyton herself, but were produced by Chorion and inspired by Blyton's works]

'Enid Blyton's Robin Hood Book', illustrated by Joyce Johnson; hardback, reprint (Latimer House, 1949) [first published as 'Tales of Robin Hood', illustrator uncredited, as part of John o'London's Children's Library (Newnes, 1930)]

'The Knights of the Round Table', illustrated by Kathleen Gell; hardback, reprint (Latimer House, 1950) [first published with illustrations by T.H. Robinson as part of John o'London's Children's Library (Newnes, 1930)]

'The Land of Far-Beyond', illustrated by Horace Knowles; hardback (Methuen, 1942)

'Tales of Ancient Greece', illustrated by Janet and Anne Johnstone; hardback, reprint (Latimer House, nd) [first published with uncredited illustrations as part of John o'London's Children's Library (Newnes, 1930)]

'The Very Clever Rabbit' (Enid Blyton's Bedtime series), illustrated by Eileen Soper; hardback (Brockhampton, 1947)

Series titles:

Dean's Reward series:

'Enid Blyton's Tales of Long Ago', illustrated by Janet and Anne Johnstone; hardback, Dean's Reward series no. 11 (Dean, 1965)

Enid Blyton Picture Books series, illustrated by Eileen Soper:

- 'Come to the Circus' (Brockhampton, 1943)

- 'The Toys Come to Life' (Brockhampton, 1943)

- 'Polly Piglet' (Brockhampton, 1943)

- 'Jolly Little Jumbo' (Brockhampton, 1944)

- 'The Dog That Went to Fairyland' (Brockhampton, 1944)

- 'The Train That Lost its Way' (Brockhampton, 1944)

- 'The Twins Go to Nursery-Rhyme Land' (Brockhampton, 1945)

- 'The Teddy Bear's Party' (Brockhampton, 1945)

- 'The Runaway Kitten' (Brockhampton, 1945)

- 'The Surprising Caravan' (Brockhampton, 1946)

- 'The Bad Little Monkey' (Brockhampton, 1946)

- 'At Appletree Farm' (Brockhampton, 1944)

John and Mary storybook series:

- 'The Three Sailors', illustrated by Jacques Fromont (Brockhampton, 1967)

- 'The Kitten That Disappeared', illustrated by Jacques Fromont (Brockhampton, 1967)

- 'The Little Brown Bear', illustrated by Jacques Fromont (Brockhampton, 1968)