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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 AT WORLD'S END
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2134113
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, black title to spine. 6 colour plates. 182 pages plus 2 page book list. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Rear joint has a partial crack to it. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and a few nicks.

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BIGGLES AND THE PLOT THAT FAILED
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2134087
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1965. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pink boards, gilt title to spine, 184 pages. Biggles goes looking for a young archaeologist lost in the Sahara, what he finds is astonishing! Pale damp marks to edges of covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Damp stain also to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing; some damp marking and is faded to spine; a few small nicks and chips.

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BIGGLES AND THE PENITENT THIEF
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2134084
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1967. Good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. 151 pages. Ex-lib. with usual markings, including surface paper damage to front pastedown; withdrawn stamps to pages of prelims. Damp marking to edges of some pages. Page 13/14 is taped back together with yellowing sticky tape. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks. Book has been covered with clear adhesive film; some chipping to corners and edges; a bit of bumping. A reading copy.

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BIGGLES INVESTIGATES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2134082
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1964. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, red/orange title to spine. Colour frontis. Biggles faces eight diverse cases. Light splash/small stain to edge of spine. Other what appears to be damp marking along bottom edges of covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks; staining to bottom of spine and along bottom edges of panels.

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SECRET OF THE OLD MILL
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2134077
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition.

A "Janet and Peter Adventure". In which the Secret Seven was formed - this was the very first Secret Seven book after which came the Secret Seven series. Pictorial boards. Colour pictures plus two-tone and b/w illustrations. 60 pages. Bumping, wear and chipping to spine and cover edges. Some small bits of loss to picture on spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few margin marks, but contents are still very good. Small piece of surface paper damage and remains of brown paper to rear endpaper. Illustrations are still lovely and bright.

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FIVE GET INTO TROUBLE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by Eileen Soper.
Stock no. 2133558
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, b/w pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0340033622. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing to outer page edges. 2nd impression of this edition. Wrapper is creased and edge-torn, with a little loss; some fading.

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LOOKING AFTER LIBBY
Written by Pamela Brown.
Stock no. 1319315
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 146 pages. When Unity hears that their mother is on her way back from Australia, she sets out to find her sister Libby. But Libby has disappeared from drama school... ISBN: 0340175885. Spine and corners bumped. Front free-endpaper removed else contents fine. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and faded to spine, barcode label stuck to rear panel of wrapper.

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BOM GOES TO HO HO VILLAGE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by R. Paul-Hoye.
Stock no. 1319091
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Bom Book 4. Pictorial boards and spine. Colour illustrations. 61 pages. Spine and corners bumped abnd slightly worn. Child's name in belongs to box. Grubby marks to contents.

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BOM AND HIS MAGIC DRUMSTICK
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by R. Paul-Hoye.
Stock no. 1319090
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. Bom book no. 2. 61 pages. Spine and corners bumped, covers edge worn. Small hole to edge of spine. Small white erasure mark to front free-endpaper. Child's name and address in red crayon to belongs to box. Light foxing to outer page edges.

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BOM GOES TO MAGIC TOWN
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by R. Paul-Hoye.
Stock no. 1318984
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition.

Bom Book 7. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 61 pages. Spine and corners bumped, covers edge rubbed. Some pen marks and pencil scribbles to front free-endpaper. Inscription in ink to belongs to box. Foxing to textblock and some grubby fingermarks to page margins.

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BIGGLES AND THE POOR RICH BOY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2133071
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Another case from the records of Biggles and the Special Air Police. Brown boards. Green titles. Colour frontis. 182 pages. Some fading to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few margin marks; and marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is damp marked to verso, with some wrinkling; nicks and chips at edges, but minimal loss.

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