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GIMLET MOPS UP
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2126067
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth, brown titles and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis plus green and black full-page illustrations. 185 pages. 7.25 x 4.75". A few grubby marks to covers. Surface paper damage/wear, appears that a previous inscription has been erased. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine; edge-creased with some chips and nicks.

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WINGS OF ROMANCE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2126052
Published by Latimer House. 1st thus 1951. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. A Steeley Adventure. 152 pages. Revised and reset edition. Spine is unevenly faded/mottled. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; a little loss; some grubby marks.

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BIGGLES AND THE POOR RICH BOY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2125695
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Another case from the records of Biggles and the Special Air Police. Brown boards. Green titles. Colour frontis. 182 pages. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Some light foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks.

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THE COCKPIT FLYING ADVENTURES FOR YOUNG PILOTS
Written by W.E. Johns; Arch Whitehouse; Rudolf Stark; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw; Howard Leigh.
Stock no. 2125672
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Flying Adventures For Young Pilots. Large format. Blue cloth with dark blue titles and vigette of a plane to front cover. Eight coloured plates by Bradshaw, other illustrations by Leigh. Johns story is "The Ace of Spades". Spine is bumped and faded with browning. Front cover is a bit bowed, with fading to edges. Rear cover also has fading to edges. Page browning.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2125667
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Biggles uncovers the existence of an International Criminal Network. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few grubby marks to endpapers. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and edge-tears and chips; marks to rear cover, including partially erased pencil tick marks.

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WILLIAM THE GANGSTER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1816130
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1955. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title block to spine, vignette of William's head to front cover. 252 pages. B/w illustrations. Eighteenth impression. Small mark to front board. A few minor foxpsots to prelims and endpapers. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper has a large area of surface paper stuck to the front panel and a few marks also.

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WILLIAM DOES HIS BIT
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1816129
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1955. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title label to spine and vignette of William to front cover. B/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Eighth impression. A few minor foxspots to endpapers. Price-cut red pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased, corners lightly worn.

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WILLIAM THE EXPLORER
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 2125299
Published by George Newnes. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt titles and vignette of William to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. 256 pages. Bumping to spine. Front board a little bowed. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges, page margins and wrapper. Spine of wrapper is browned; wrapper is also price-cut with edge-chips and tears; minimal loss.

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BILLY BUNTER'S BODYGUARD
Written by Frank Richards. Illustrated by C.H. Chapman.
Stock no. 1610505
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 218 pages. Spine bumped, boards marked. Wrapper is scuffed, with a few marks to rear panel.

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THE BOY'S KING ARTHUR
Written by Sidney Lanier. Illustrated by N.C. Wyeth.
Stock no. 2125092
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1941. Very good condition.

Sir Thomas Malory's History of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table. Edited by Lanier. Black covers with pictorial onlay to front of knight fighting. Gilt title to spine. 9 colour plates plus colour title page. 319 pages. 9.5 x 7.25". Bumping to corners. Some marks to covers. Scuffing to onlay. Foxing and a few margin marks. All plates present.

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WINGS OF ROMANCE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2124933
Published by Latimer House. 1st thus 1951. Very good condition.

Blue boards, black title to spine. A Steeley Adventure. 152 pages. Revised and reset edition. Spine and cover edges are browned. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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JENNINGS, OF COURSE!
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Mays.
Stock no. 2124926
Published by Collins. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. Top edge red. 4 b/w illustrations. 192 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some edge-tears and chips; minimal loss; some foxing.

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