The Riddle of the Tired Pony - Marjorie Mary OliverThomas Nelson & Sons, 1964, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good - in Good DJ. DJ somewhat edgeworn with loss at head and tail. Pages heavily tanned toward margins although text more than acceptable. Top edges of text block dusty.
This is a story with multiple interest, sailing, ponies and smuggling. It is about Alex and Beryl, the heroines of Menace on the Moor, now staying in Cornwall with their ex-governess, Miss Allen. They meet Keith Fennel who tells them about the smugglers and from there on the story moves fast until almost in a twinkling we come to the denouement. Marjorie Mary Oliver has given us an adventure story full of lively and convincing characters. 110pp. Size: 8vo Crown (7½" x 5") Dust wrapper in protective, removable sleeve.