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THE GOLDEN BOOK OF COMICS
Written by Felix Kay; Enid Blyton; W.E. Johns; et al. Illustrated by Various.
Stock no. 1318934
Published by Odhams Press Ltd.. 1950. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The 2nd Golden Book of Comics. Yellow cloth covers with red title to spine and embossed decoration to front cover. 320 pages. 32 pages in full colour, 32 pages in 2 colour, over 900 illustrations. First story is "Buster's Circus Parade" by Felix Kay. Johns story is "The Case of the Mysterious Gunshots". Blyton story is "He Lost His Head!". Spine and corners bumped, covers slightly grubby. Foxing and grubby fingermarks to textblock and contents. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby.

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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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BIGGLES FOREIGN LEGIONNAIRE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2132711
Published by The Children's Book Club. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Yellow boards, black title to spine. 190 pages. Uneven fading/spotting - possible damp to covers, which also has large dent along one edge. Name and address in ink on label stuck to front pastedown. Some foxing. Pages browned. Wrapper is torn and nearly detached all way down one edge; some loss, but front and rear panels are mostly complete.

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BIGGLES AND THE PLANE THAT DISAPPEARED
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2132523
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. 159 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with edge-creasing and some chips and nicks, but virtually no loss.

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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' SPECIAL CASE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2132519
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1963. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pale grey boards, green title to spine. Colour frontis. Bombarded by jet fighters, grounded by a sand-storm, involved in a desert gun battle - another exciting Biggles adventure. 170 pages. Spine is faded. Heavy foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; some other foxing to page margins/pages internally. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; a little 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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BIGGLES AND THE MISSING MILLIONAIRE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2132496
Published by Brockhampton Press. Circa 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Hampton Library Series. Orange boards, black title to spine. With no clues, and the whole world to chose from, Biggles, Algy and Ginger embark on an adventure as exciting as anything in their long history of successful scoops. Bumping to spine and cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is scuffed with edge-chipping and some creasing; minimal loss.

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BIGGLES AND THE MISSING MILLIONAIRE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2132492
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Biggles and Co. are on the trail of a yacht that sailed away and never came back. Yellow boards, red title to spine. Colour frontis. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with foxing; edge-creased with some chips.

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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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BIGGLES-AIR DETECTIVE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1318592
Published by Marks & Spencer. Good condition.

Pictorial boards, red cloth spine. Two-colour illustrations. 93 pages. 10 x 8". Covers are edge worn. Spine and corners bumped. Name in blue biro to title-page. Foxing and fingering to page margins.

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THE PASSING SHOW
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1318557
Published by My Garden. 2nd 1937. Very good condition.

A Garden Diary by an Amateur Gardener. Red cloth, silver titles to spine. B/w illustrations. Orange sun to endpapers. 112 pages. A scarce Johns title. Spine and corners slightly bumped, slight fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers and textblock.

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