BIGGLES DELIVERS THE GOODS
by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by Stead
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st. 1946
Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Red cloth, black titles. Colour frontis, b/w pictures.
Spine is a little faded, with bumping. Small white mark to bottom of front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Wrapper has some closed tears and chips; small nick of loss along top edge; small area of surface paper damage to rear panel.
Stock no. 2131736
- Biggles is asked to deliver 500,000 tons of rubber by Air Commodore Raymond. It is, to be taken from Elephant Island, in east Asia to India, as it is vital to the British war effort. A Chinese man called Li Chi brings details of the rubber to the attention of the RAF.
- The Japanese soon find the base on Elephant Island and plan to attack, but Biggles counter attacks