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FAST IN THE ICE
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Matt B. Hewerdine.
Stock no. 2134839
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Almost very good condition.

Adventures in the Polar regions. Green pictorial cloth. B/w frontis. Some browning and wear to spine. Corners are bumped. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges; some foxing.

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LOST IN THE FOREST
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Arthur Twidle.
Stock no. 2134835
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Circa 1915. Good condition.

Blue cloth with cream titles. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour frontis. 8 page booklist and another 32 page booklist to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front joint is a bit cracked. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing.

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WITH FREDERICK THE GREAT
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 2134720
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1898. Good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt. Edges olive green. Grey endpapers. 12 b/w plates plus 1 map and 7 battle-field plans. 384 pages + 32 pages booklist. Spine is faded with bumping; a few small tears with fraying to cloth. Corners are bumped and worn; some fraying to cloth. Marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and marks throughout. All plates present. One plate by page 326 has been reinserted, had margin tear an creasing with frayed edges. A few other plates have corner creases. Couple of hinges are pulled.

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BIGGLES HUNTS BIG GAME
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1320707
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 2nd 1950. Very good condition.

Red boards, 11 two-tone illustrations. 211 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Name in blue biro to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing throughout.

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BIGGLES GOES TO SCHOOL
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1320698
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1951. Very good condition.

Even in his schooldays Biggles attracted adventure. Red boards, black titles and vignette. Yellow and black full-page illustrations. 193 pages. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Pink and green felt-tip pen scribbles to two pages (191 and opposite) and to rear endpapers. Foxing to textblock.

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BIGGLES FOREIGN LEGIONNAIRE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1320697
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1954. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, black lettering to front cover and spine. Black vignette of legionnaire and fort on front cover. 6 colour plates. 190 pages. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Heavy foxing to endpapers and textblock. Some page corner tips creased.

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THE FIRST BIGGLES OMNIBUS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1320696
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1957. Almost very good condition.

Contains 4 full-length stories: Biggles Sweeps The Desert, Biggles In The Orient, Biggles Delivers The Goods and Biggles Fails To Return. Red boards, black titles. B/w illustrations. 640 pages. Spine and corners bumped, fading to spine. Child's name in red biro to endpapers and to one page margin. Some creases to pages and a few light marks.

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BIGGLES AND THE PIRATE TREASURE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1320694
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1954. Very good condition.

A feast of danger and adventure with Biggles & Co. Blue boards decorated with embossed scottie dogs, with red scottie dogs to spine. 6 colour plates. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Foxing, mainly to first few and last few pages and also textblock.

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BIGGLES WORKS IT OUT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1320688
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1951. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. 8 yellow and black illustrations. Pictorial title page. 192 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some light marks to covers. Heavy foxing. Child's pencil writing to rear free-endpaper.

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BIGGLES LOOKS BACK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1320553
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 191 Pages. A story of Biggles and the Air Police. A few tiny dents at cover edges and a few light marks to covers. A tiny tear to edge of front fly-leaf. Minor foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is price-cut to top of front flap, is edge rubbed with a couple of small tears and rear panel is slightly grubby. There is a small patch of surface paper damage to front panel of wrapper.

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BIGGLES AND THE LEOPARDS OF ZINN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2134120
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1960. Good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue covers, red title to spine. 6 colour plates. 184 pages. Damp staining to covers, which go through the first few corresponding pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Front endpaper is MISSING. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears and small nicks.

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BIGGLES ON MYSTERY ISLAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2134114
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards. Black titles and vignette of island. 6 colour plates. 192 pages. Damp marking along bottom edges of covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Damp marks to edges of a few internal pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips; a bit of loss; wrinkled, with damp to verso.

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