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BIGGLES' SECOND CASE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1319741
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, green titles. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 190 pages. Spine bumped. Covers grubby. Biro mark to front free-endpaper. Heavy foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn with tears which have been repaired with clear tape on verso.

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BIGGLES GOES HOME
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1319738
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1960. Good condition.

Red boards, black title to spine. Black vignette on front cover - Biggles in a parachute. Colour frontis, b/w chapter headers. 160 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Large but light stain to rear cover. Front free-endpaper missing, pastedown browned. Textblock is dusty and some grubby fingermarks to pages. Evidence of erased pencil writing to front free-endpaper. Contained in a photocopy dustwrapper.

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BIGGLES ON THE HOME FRONT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2134122
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1960. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, vignette of front of aeroplane to front cover. Colour plates. Another adventure of Biggles and his Air Police Pilots. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Damp marking along bottom edges of covers. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges with some splash marks. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; damp marks; some loss; ink marks to rear panel.

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BIGGLES' COMBINED OPERATION
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2134118
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards. 6 colour plates. In this adventure, with some interpol colleagues Biggles, of the special air police, cleans up a dope racket threatening the United States. 158 pages. Damp marking along bottom edges of covers. Corners are bumped. Grubby marks and foxing to outer page edges; a few margin marks. Wrapper is price-cut with tears and chips; some repaired with sticky tape to verso; fading to spine.

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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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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2134086
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 corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some damp marking to verso, some of which shows through.

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WORRALS FLIES AGAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2128583
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1942. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Joan Worralson, W.A.A.F., on a special mission - a dangerous, thrilling sortie into France... Blue cloth, black titles and vignette. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 189 pages. Light bumping to spine and corners. A few small spots of colour loss to cover edges. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; but minimal loss.

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KING OF THE COMMANDOS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1317436
Published by University of London Press Ltd.. 1st 1943. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A story of Combined Operations. Red cloth, black titles and vignette to front cover. Colour frontispiece, 10 other b/w illustrations. 7.5 x 5". 192 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Front joint is cracked (between front free-endpaper and half-title). A few small foxspots else contents clean. Dustwrapper is grubby (especially to spine) and is edge-worn with small closed tears.

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WORRALS GOES EAST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1505588
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1944. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. Colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations. Light bumping to spine and lower corners. A few small white marks to covers (damp?) mostly in spine area. Spine slightly faded. Ink inscription to front pastedown. Foxing, mainly to text block. Frontis has pink vertical line, (printing error?). Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some small pieces of loss from spine, ends of folds and top corner of front panel. Clear tape stuck to top of spine and in various places on verso to strengthen/repair. Spine browned, rear panel slightly grubby.

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