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BIGGLES AND THE LEOPARDS OF ZINN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2132520
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue covers, red title to spine. 6 colour plates. 184 pages. Spine is unevenly faded. Damp staining to page edges of first few pages. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chip and nicks; minimal loss.

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BIGGLES WORKS IT OUT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2132497
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1ST 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. 8 yellow and black illustrations. Pictorial title page. 192 pages. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and margins. Wrapper is very faded to spine with chips and tears; but minimal loss.

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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1318650
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

A "King of the Commandos" adventure. Blue cloth, black titles. B/w pictures. 4 b/w plates. 189 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Foxing to textblock.

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IN THE REIGN OF TERROR
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by John Schonberg.
Stock no. 1318620
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Circa 1890. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth with gilt title to front cover and vignette. 8 plates. 351 pages + 32 page booklist. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Covers slightly grubby. Some grubby marks to contents.

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WINGS OF THE NIGHT
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818830
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1948. Good condition.

Blue cloth boards, dark blue title to spine. Two-tone frontis. Boards marked, spine faded with some mottling. Name in ink to front endpaper and blank sticker beneath. Text block browned and a few marks to contents.

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PIRATES OF THE AIR
Written by George E. Rochester. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 1818827
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1936. Good condition.

Orange/brown boards, black title label to spine. 4 b/w illustrations including frontis. Part of The Ace Series. Spine browned, boards grubby. Text block browned. Name & address in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing present. All plates correct.

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DRUMS OF WAR
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818824
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1957. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A story set at the end of the American Civil War. Red boards, Black titles and vignette to front. Colour frontis. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Foxing to top edge of text block. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is a little scuffed to rear panel.

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THE BLACK HAWK
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818823
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1936. Almost very good condition.

The "Ace" Series, books of flying adventures. Light green cloth boards, black title to spine. 4 b/w plates including frontis. Small nick to top and tail of spine. Spine cocked. Front board bowed. Contents browned. Hinge next to plate facing page 76 is pulled showing glue to edge of plate.

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THE FLYING SPY
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818821
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1935. Almost very good condition.

The "Ace" series, books of flying adventures. Olive green cloth boards, black title to spine. 4 b/w plates including frontis. Spine cocked and slightly browned, corners bumped. Text block a little grubby. Some hinges pulled but binding tight. All plates present.

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THE SCARLET SQUADRON
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818819
Published by The Ace Publishing Company. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, black title to spine. 4 b/w plates. Boards marked, spine slightly faded. Slight fraying to top & tail of spine. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Contents browned and a few hinges pulled. All plates present.

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CAPTAIN ROBIN HOOD SKYWAYMAN
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818818
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Very good condition.

The "Ace" Series, books of Flying Adventures. Blue boards, black title to spine. 4 b/w plates including frontis. Early reprint. Vertical crease to spine. A few foxspots mainly to prelims, text block browned.

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THE SHADOW OF THE GUILLOTINE
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818794
Published by Popular Library. 1st 1936. Very good condition.

Beige cloth boards, black title to spine. 4 b/w illustrations including frontis. Spine browned and foxed. Name and adress in ink to front endpaper, written twice. Grubby marks to front endpaper. Text block browned. All plates present.

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