BIGGLES FLIES TO WORK
by W.E. Johns
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Circa. 1968
Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. Some unusual cases of Biggles and his Air Police. Red boards. 184 pages.
Spine and corners bumped. Contents browned but clean. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased. Some small tick marks to title list on rear panel, the last title listed is The Boy Biggles.
Stock no. 1323887
- The Air Police is a new Force. When crime took to the air, as was bound to happen, only men with air experience could hope to cope with it; for the new criminals, amateurs perhaps, were also airmen,
- The possibilities covered a wide field, Smuggling, currency running, illegal entry into the country, drug carrying and the like. The old fashioned methods of law-breaking, understood by the regular police were no longer employed. It was a matter of new times, new ways.
- The man entrusted to deal with this problem, by forming an efficient flying squad in the literal sense of the word was war-time ace pilot ex-squadron Leader James Bigglesworth, D.S.O., D.F.C., known to his friend as Biggles.