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GIMLET MOPS UP
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2126067
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth, brown titles and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis plus green and black full-page illustrations. 185 pages. 7.25 x 4.75". A few grubby marks to covers. Surface paper damage/wear, appears that a previous inscription has been erased. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine; edge-creased with some chips and nicks.

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WINGS OF ROMANCE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2126052
Published by Latimer House. 1st thus 1951. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. A Steeley Adventure. 152 pages. Revised and reset edition. Spine is unevenly faded/mottled. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; a little loss; some grubby marks.

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BIGGLES AND THE POOR RICH BOY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2125695
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Another case from the records of Biggles and the Special Air Police. Brown boards. Green titles. Colour frontis. 182 pages. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Some light foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks.

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THE COCKPIT FLYING ADVENTURES FOR YOUNG PILOTS
Written by W.E. Johns; Arch Whitehouse; Rudolf Stark; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw; Howard Leigh.
Stock no. 2125672
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Flying Adventures For Young Pilots. Large format. Blue cloth with dark blue titles and vigette of a plane to front cover. Eight coloured plates by Bradshaw, other illustrations by Leigh. Johns story is "The Ace of Spades". Spine is bumped and faded with browning. Front cover is a bit bowed, with fading to edges. Rear cover also has fading to edges. Page browning.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2125667
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 top and tail of spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few grubby marks to endpapers. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and edge-tears and chips; marks to rear cover, including partially erased pencil tick marks.

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THE WONDER BOOK OF COMICS
Written by Enid Blyton; Douglas V. Duff; W.E. Johns; Frank Richards; et al. Illustrated by Will Nickless; et al..
Stock no. 2125369
Published by Odhams Press Ltd.. 1949. Almost very good condition.

Maroon decorative cloth. Colour & b/w illustrations. 1st story "George the Inquisitive Gander". Biggles story is "Biggles Baits The Trap" and Bunter story is "Billy Bunter's Booby-Trap". Bumping and wear to corners. A few marks to covers. Some page corners are creased. Foxing.

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FLYING THRILLS
Written by W.E. Johns; George E. Rochester; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 2125307
Published by John Hamilton. Circa 1936. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards, front shows 4 planes diving. 6 colour and 4 b/w plates plus b/w text illustrations. 248 pages. 1" splits to top of spine on both edges. Bumping and wear to corners and along cover edges. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some pages throughout, including plate pages.

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WINGS OF ROMANCE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2124933
Published by Latimer House. 1st thus 1951. Very good condition.

Blue boards, black title to spine. A Steeley Adventure. 152 pages. Revised and reset edition. Spine and cover edges are browned. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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ADVENTURE BOUND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Douglas Relf.
Stock no. 2124928
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and vignette.B/w illustrations. 118 pages. Panther Library. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and tears/chips; minimal loss; faded to spine.

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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1317252
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A "King of the Commandos" adventure. Blue cloth, black titles. B/w pictures. 4 b/w plates. 189 pages. Spine slightly bumped, some light rubbing to cover edges. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.

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BIGGLES IN THE TERAI
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2124452
Published by Knight Books. 1968. Very good condition.

Paperback edition. A Green Knight Book. The Terai is a strip of marshy jungle land between North India and Nepal. It is this 'green hell' which forms the background to Biggles' attempt to put a stop to an outbreak of gold smuggling. ISBN: 0340041498. Spine and covers are creased. Foxing to outer page edges. Some page browning.

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THE MANIACS GUIDE TO THE BIGGLES BOOKS
Written by W.E. Johns; Rowland Smythe.
Stock no. 2124258
Published by Ventos Books. 1st 1993. Very good condition.

The Readers Guide to all 100 Biggles Books. Excellent reference for the collector. Pictorial card wraps. Colour plates. ISBN: 0952163101. Creasing to cover and some page corners. Contents are still excellent.

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