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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1609492
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1964. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Biggles uncovers the existence of an International Criminal Network. Spine and corners bumped. Creasing to front board. Foxing to outer page edges. Price-cut wrapper is creased and edge worn with some chips.

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SERGEANT BIGGLESWORTH C.I.D.
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2123185
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 2nd 1949. Good condition.

Blue cloth with black titles. Colour frontis and 8 other illustrations. The first post-war Biggles story. Some marks and scuffing to covers. Front endpaper is stuck to front pastedown. Foxing and some page browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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BIGGLES' SECOND CASE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2123106
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1954. Good condition.

Yellow jacket paperback edition. 2/- Net to front cover next to title. 192 pages. Couple of splits to top and tail of spine. Page browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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BIGGLES IN AUSTRALIA
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2123077
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1962. Almost very good condition.

Red boards with aborigine vignette to front cover. NO illustrations in this edition. Spine is darkened. Some scuffing to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Homemade 'library label' with outlining in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2123075
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1964. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Biggles uncovers the existence of an International Criminal Network. Ink numbers to base of spine. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Some foxing. Some pencil underlining. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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ROBINSON CRUSOE
Written by Daniel Defoe. Illustrated by J. Ayton Symington.
Stock no. 1507155
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Children's Illustrated Classics. Green and cream decorated cloth with brown title. Colour plates & b/w text illustrations. Spine bumped. Light foxing to text block. All plates present. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped, spine slightly faded, faint stains to rear panel.

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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.

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ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S EVE
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Herbert J. Draper.
Stock no. 1406634
Published by Blackie & Son. Very good condition.

Dark green pictorial boards. 12 b/w plates plus map of France. 384pp plus Blackie's Book List. A Tale of the Huguenot Wars. Early reprint. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Foxing especially to endpapers and booklist pages. Ticks to illustration list. Plates all present and in very good condition.

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BIGGLES FOREIGN LEGIONNAIRE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1813549
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1954. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black lettering to front cover and spine. Black vignette of legionnaire and fort on front cover. 6 colour plates. 190 pages. Black title to spine losing some of its colour. Boards clean. Endpapers browned. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Text block browned. Cigarette odour present. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper has some tape repair to verso, is scuffed and edge-rubbed.

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SERGEANT BIGGLESWORTH C.I.D.
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1406214
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1946. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with black titles. Colour frontis and 8 other illustrations. The first post-war Biggles story. Bumping to spine and corners. Fading to bottom of spine and rear panel and board edged. Name stamped at top corner of front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Some foxing mostly to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some areas of loss. Name stamped to top of front flap. Wrapper is grubby.

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ORCHIDS FOR BIGGLES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1405754
Published by Brockhampton Press. Slightly better than good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with yellow titles to spine. Colour frontis. 168 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine faded. Front endpaper and title page cut out leaving ragged remains. Cut to bottom of contents page. Couple of small marks to top of text block otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little creased. Spine is foxed - more visible to verso. 'Henry' written in child's writing to front flap.

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THE AMIR'S RUBY
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by W. Edward Wigfull.
Stock no. 1812679
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1932. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown pictorial front cover and spine. Black titles to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates. 224 pages. Front endpaper MISSING. Boards clean. Minor foxing/browning to text block else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with small amounts of loss at corners and top & tail of spine, grubby.

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