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BIGGLES SETS A TRAP
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2131858
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Biggles is on the trail of an extraordinary series of murders. History and excitement combine to make this a thrilling detective story. Red boards, black lettering. B/w illustrations. 159 pages. Tape glue marks to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges, a few page margins and prelims. Small name in ink to front pastedown. Wrapper has a few nicks and small chips, but minimal loss to edges.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2131853
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 spine. Browning and a few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some nicks and chips to edges; what appears to be light damp marking to verso.

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BIGGLES BREAKS THE SILENCE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2131797
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1950. Good condition.

Red boards, black title and vignette to front cover. Eight blue two-tone illustrations plus b/w text illustrations. 190 pages. Spine and corners are bumped. Marks to covers. Tape marks to prelim pages (tape was used to 'repair' a closed tear). Foxing. Some page edge creasing. A reading copy.

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BIGGLES FOLLOWS ON
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2131796
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1952. Very good condition.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. 4 double-sided b/w plates. 158 pages. Front cover is a bit bowed. Foxing to outer page edges and endpapers; some to page margins internally.

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BIGGLES DELIVERS THE GOODS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2131739
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles. Colour frontis, b/w pictures. Covers are unevenly faded/marked. Corners are bumped. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has front flap cut off and is MISSING. Rest of wrapper is creased and torn with some other loss.

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BIGGLES DELIVERS THE GOODS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2131736
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles. Colour frontis, b/w pictures. Spine is a little faded, with bumping. Small white mark to bottom of front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Wrapper has some closed tears and chips; small nick of loss along top edge; small area of surface paper damage to rear panel.

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BIGGLES TAKES IT ROUGH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2131728
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green covers, black titles to spine. Colour frontis. 184 pages. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some nicks, couple of small closed tears.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1317871
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Biggles uncovers the existence of an International Criminal Network. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to textblock. Small mark to front free-endpaper (possibly caused by removal of small label), mark transfers through on preliminary pages. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed/worn.

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WORRALS OF THE ISLANDS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2129449
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1945. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Story of the War in the Pacific. Pale blue cloth, black titles, colour frontis. Full page monotone pictures. Spotting to covers. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; a few small pieces of loss; some browning and grubby marks.

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WORRALS ON THE WAR-PATH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2128728
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1943. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pale blue cloth, parachute vignette. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Browning to spine, espeically top and tail. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn and chipped with loss to top and tail of spine; and a couple of corners to rear panel. Some grubby marks to wrapper.

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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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