SERGEANT BIGGLESWORTH C.I.D.
by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by Leslie Stead
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st. 1946
Good condition in a good dustwrapper. Blue cloth with black titles. Colour frontis and 8 other illustrations. The first post-war Biggles story.
Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded, some slight marking to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. A couple of transfer stickers stuck to front free-endpaper. Endpapers and textblock foxed. Dustwrapper has loss at base of spine (onto rear panel) and slight edge chipping.
Stock no. 1324026
- Biggles is barely back into civvies and hits the ground running in a new role with the ever-present Colonel Raymond. Assigned as the worlds first air-borne policeman. BIggles & Co. are soon hitting the skies in search of organised crime. With the war barely over the first targets are disenfranchised Germans.