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RETURN TO MARS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2135661
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1955. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Pale blue boards with vignette of flying saucer. 6 colour plates. Spine has browning to top 1" and bottom 2". Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased and stained with tears and loss; to top and tail of spine and corners.

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WORRALS GOES AFOOT
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2135491
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black title to spine. Colour frontis. 184 pages. Spine and a couple of edges are faded. Some bumping along cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and some grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips of loss; grubby marks to rear panel.

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BIGGLES GOES ALONE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1321641
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 156 pages. Spine bumped and slightly cocked. Foxing and fingering to text block. Grubby marks to endpapers. Contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and grubby to rear panel.

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GIMLET BORES IN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1321594
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey/stone scottie dog covers, with red title and scottie dogs to spine. 4 b/w plates and b/w illustrations. A King of the Commandos Adventure. Spine bumped. Covers grubby.. Old tape marks to pastedowns. Foxing, mainly to endpapers and text block. Dustwrapper is creased and worn with heavy foxing on verso and tape marks to flaps, some loss to rear flap. Rear panel of wrapper is just a little grubby.

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BIGGLES' CHINESE PUZZLE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1320706
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition.

Green patterned boards, red title to spine with scottie dog decoration. Colour frontis and 5 other colour plates. Spine bumped and faded. Foxing to endpapers and textblock.

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BIGGLES FLIES AGAIN
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1320704
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Circa 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark blue boards, black title to spine. 183 pages. Spine bumped. Pages browned. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed. Rear panel lists 10 Biggles titles, the last being The Boy Biggles.

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BIGGLES PIONEER AIR FIGHTER
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1320703
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Circa 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, black titles to spine. 184 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Pages browned. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed. Rear of wrapper lists 10 Biggles titles, the last being The Boy Biggles.

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BIGGLES FOREIGN LEGIONNAIRE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1320697
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1954. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, black lettering to front cover and spine. Black vignette of legionnaire and fort on front cover. 6 colour plates. 190 pages. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Heavy foxing to endpapers and textblock. Some page corner tips creased.

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BIGGLES AND THE PIRATE TREASURE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1320694
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1954. Very good condition.

A feast of danger and adventure with Biggles & Co. Blue boards decorated with embossed scottie dogs, with red scottie dogs to spine. 6 colour plates. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Foxing, mainly to first few and last few pages and also textblock.

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BIGGLES' SECOND CASE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1320691
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 3rd 1950. Very good condition.

Red boards, black titles and vignette to front. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. The case of the pirate U-Boat. Spine bumped and faded. Heavy foxing to textblock and page margins. Endpapers are browned. A few page corner tips are lightly creased.

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BIGGLES FLIES EAST
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1320689
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1949. Almost very good condition.

Orange boards, gilt title to spine. 256 pages. Covers edge worn and slightly faded to spine. Foxing to endpapers and textblock.

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BIGGLES WORKS IT OUT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1320688
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1951. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. 8 yellow and black illustrations. Pictorial title page. 192 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some light marks to covers. Heavy foxing. Child's pencil writing to rear free-endpaper.

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