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by W.E. Johns

Published by Brockhampton Books. Circa. 1964

Very good condition in a good dustwrapper. Biggles goes to the frontier of Tibet to help his professor uncle discover the secret of the Mountain of Light - a mountain which has curious properties... Blue mottled boards with black title to spine. Hampton Library Series. 182 pages.

Spine slightly bumped and covers slightly edge rubbed. Foxing to endpapers and an erased pencil mark to front free-endpaper. Contents are well browned but otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is foxed on verso and edge rubbed.

Stock no. 1326067

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  • Professor Richard Bigglesworth, know to most as Dickpa, while exploring on the eastern frontier of Tibet, discovers a mountain with curious properties, guarded by an unknown race, the Chungs, who, in addition to many remarkable scientific weapons, possess the power of making themselves invisible. The Professor escapes from the hostile Chungs and returns to England, but his enemies pursue him, and he calls in his nephew, Captain BIgglesworth, with whose help he returns to Tibet to discover the secret of the Mountain of Light. The Party is from the first Attacked by the Chungs, and it is only after being in great peril that they eventually escape, having first destroyed the remarkable power house in the Mountain with the aid of which this strange race hoped to conquer the world.

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