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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK RAIDER
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1813866
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Black vignette of aeroplane. 8 colour plates. Endpapers are maps. Boards clean. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is worn at corners with slight loss and strengthened to verso with clear tape. Cigarette odour present.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES FOLLOWS ON
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1813865
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. 4 double-sided b/w plates. 158 pages. Boards clean. Inscription in ink and stamp inscription to front endpaper. Text block browned. A few foxspots present. Pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and edge-worn. Cigarette odour present.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BROOD OF THE VULTURE
Written by George E. Rochester. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 1813852
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. 1st 1936. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The 'ACE' Series. Beige cloth boards with black title to spine. 4 b/w plates. Boards bowed. A few minor foxspots presesnt. Some hinges pulled. Frontis part detached. Name ink to half-title page. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge-creased and worn with loss at edges.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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JUNGLE BIRDS
Written by Charlton L. Edholm.
Stock no. 1813848
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1937. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Ace Series. An ordinary trip over Mexico leads to the big adventure of the characters' lives... Blue cloth boards, black title to spine. 4 b/w plates. Spine slightly cocked and rubbed to top & tail. Text block browned. A few grubby marks to contents and one hinge pulled. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily creased and repaired to verso with clear tape. Cigarette odour present.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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WINGS OVER THE AMAZON
Written by David T. Lindsay. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 1813847
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1937. Good condition.

The Ace Series. Blue boards, black title to spine. 222 pages. 4 b/w plates. 38 pages publisher adverts to rear. Front board heavily marked/stained. Spine edges and corners frayed. Name and address in ink to front endpaper. Light page browning. Cigarette odour present.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES HITS THE TRAIL
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1813843
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. 250 pages. Text block browned. Cigarette odour present. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn and torn, tape strengthening to verso.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES TAKES A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1813841
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st thus 1963. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Light wear to corners, rear board grubby. Text block browned with minor foxspots. Cigarette odour present.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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ST. GEORGE FOR ENGLAND
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Gordon Browne.
Stock no. 1406635
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Slightly better than good condition.

A tale of Cressy and Poitiers. Dark green pictorial cloth, gilt title block and picture to spine, gilt title to front cover. 8 b/w plates. 352 pages. All edges green.. All page edges olive. Purple endpapers. 8 b/w plates including frontis. 352 pages, 32 pages of adverts. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Board edges rubbed. Gilt to title dulled. Couple of marks to rear board. Front joint and hinges cracked. Inscription to front pastedown. Frontis and front endpaper partially detached. Fingering to page margins including margins of some plates. Some wear to olive covering of page edges. Undated.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES TAKES IT ROUGH
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1813840
Published by The Children's Book Club. 1st thus 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. Front endpapers are maps of the island of Tola. No other illustrations despite accreditation to Leslie Stead. Lower edge of boards faded. Text block has some foxing and is browned to top edge. Pictorial dustwrapper stained and strengthened to verso with clear tape. Cigarette odour present.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES AT WORLD'S END
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1813837
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, black title to spine. 6 colour plates. 182 pages plus 2 page book list. Foxing to page edges and text block. A few pages have a corner nibbled out (affecting margin only). Cigarette odour present. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-creased and worn.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES ON MYSTERY ISLAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1813836
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards. Black titles and vignette of island. 6 colour plates. 192 pages. Name in pencil to front endpaper. Text block browned with minor foxing. Cigarette odour present. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-creased and rubbed, grubby to rear panel, repaired and strengthened to verso with clear tape.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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ORCHIDS FOR BIGGLES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1813835
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st thus 1962. Very good condition.

An Adventure of Biggles of the Air Police. Glazed pictorial boards. No illustrations despite illustrator being listed. Laminate to spine edges worn. '6' and a scribble in black felt-tip to top corner of front pastedown. Cigarette odour present.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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