ORCHIDS FOR BIGGLES
by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by Leslie Stead
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st. 1962
Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Green boards with yellow titles to spine. Colour frontis. 168 pages.
Spine slightly bumped. Small tear to top edge of front free-endpaper. Textblock is very slightly grubby else contents bright and clean. Dustwrapper is worn at spine and corners with some slight loss. Light damp stain with small patch of surface paper damage to rear panel.
Stock no. 1324099
- Top secret documents missing and with them a nuclear research scientist demanding one million dollars for the return of the papers which in enemy hands could only mean annihilation, Trying to track down Harald Neckel in the depths of the Peruvian jungle, Biggles agreed with Bertie that they were indeed 'Up the creek without a paddle', and that Bertie's argument with a giant anaconda was by no means their closest brush with death.