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Written by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by Leslie Stead
Published by Brockhampton Press in 1948

Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324285
1st. 1948. Hardback. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A 'King of the Commandos' Adventure. 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. Green cloth, colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. No.20 written in ink to front pastedown. Light page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn but no loss, price printed on front flap has been crossed out.

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