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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1317252
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A "King of the Commandos" adventure. Blue cloth, black titles. B/w pictures. 4 b/w plates. 189 pages. Spine slightly bumped, some light rubbing to cover edges. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.

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THE FIRST BIGGLES OMNIBUS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2124455
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1964. Very good condition.

Contains 4 four-length stories: Biggles Sweeps The Desert, Biggles In The Orient, Biggles Delivers The Goods and Biggles Fails To Return. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 640 pages. Some bumping and wear to spine and a couple of corners. Browned spine. Foxing to outer page edges.

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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2124454
Published by Brockhampton Press. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Hampton Library. A desperate treasure hunt in siamese jungle, which began harmlessly enough as a fishing holiday in the Highlands of Scotland. Gimlet and 'Cub' Peters lead an expedition to vindicate a dead man's faith. Blue mottled boards. B/w illustrations. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with tear to top of spine and a couple of nicks.

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BIGGLES IN THE TERAI
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2124452
Published by Knight Books. 1968. Very good condition.

Paperback edition. A Green Knight Book. The Terai is a strip of marshy jungle land between North India and Nepal. It is this 'green hell' which forms the background to Biggles' attempt to put a stop to an outbreak of gold smuggling. ISBN: 0340041498. Spine and covers are creased. Foxing to outer page edges. Some page browning.

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BIGGLES AND THE DARK INTRUDER
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2124451
Published by Knight Books. 1st 1967. Very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. 190 Pages. This book was originally published in Paperback form and later reissued in hardback. ISBN: 034002464x. A couple of horizontal 'crease' marks to front cover. Very tips of corners are a little creased. Pages are browned.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2124257
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Biggles uncovers the existence of an International Criminal Network. Tape glue marks to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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BIGGLES TAKES IT ROUGH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1317195
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green covers, black titles to spine. Colour frontis. 184 pages. Cr 8vo. Spine and corners bumped. Front of an old Christmas card stuck to verso of front free-endpaper. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge-worn.

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BIGGLES AND THE PLANE THAT DISAPPEARED
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1317194
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. 159 pages. Spine bumped. Small white mark to lower edge of front cover. Prize plate to front free-endpaper. Old tape marks to endpapers and foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and faded to spine.

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BIGGLES SETS A TRAP
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1317193
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Biggles is on the trail of an extraordinary series of murders. History and excitement combine to make this a thrilling detective story. Red boards, black lettering. B/w illustrations. 159 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Name in blue biro to front pastedown. Foxing to textblock. Indentation mark to centre of front free-endpaper and half-title. Small tick marks to title list on verso of half-title. Dustwrapper is edge worn and lightly creased. Tick marks to title-list on rear of wrapper.

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BIGGLES FORMS A SYNDICATE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1317185
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Biggles finds himself at 'Hells Gates'. Red boards, black title to spine, small vignette to front board. Colour frontis, b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Ink name stamp and small ink doodle to front free-endpaper. A few foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is price-cut, edge-worn and creased. Rear panel of wrapper is a little grubby.

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AIR STORIES
Written by W.E. Johns; George E. Rochester; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 2124072
Published by The Ace Publishing Company. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition.

By "Flight-Lieutenant". Red cloth spine with black title, pictorial front cover showing bi-plane and ship. 4 colour and 4 b/w plates. 248 pages. Wear to cover edges. Some scuffs to covers. Foxing and page browning. One B/w plate is MISSING.

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BIGGLES' SPECIAL CASE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2124056
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pale grey boards, green title to spine. Colour frontis. Bombarded by jet fighters, grounded by a sand-storm, involved in a desert gun battle - another exciting Biggles adventure. 170 pages. Uneven browning to cover edges. Light foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and chipping; minimal loss.

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