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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2134086
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 corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some damp marking to verso, some of which shows through.

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SPITFIRE PARADE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2134085
Published by Brockhampton Books. 1st thus 1960. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, red title to spine. Colour frontis. 184 pages. Large damp mark down edge of rear cover next to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and some nicks; damp stain to rear panel.

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BIGGLES AND THE PENITENT THIEF
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2134084
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1967. Good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. 151 pages. Ex-lib. with usual markings, including surface paper damage to front pastedown; withdrawn stamps to pages of prelims. Damp marking to edges of some pages. Page 13/14 is taped back together with yellowing sticky tape. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks. Book has been covered with clear adhesive film; some chipping to corners and edges; a bit of bumping. A reading copy.

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BIGGLES GOES ALONE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2134083
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 156 pages. Light damp marks to joints at both ends of books on pastedowns/endpapers. Frontis is bright - light mark to edge of verso. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some marks; damp mark along bottom edge of rear panel, which also has red ink tick marks to many of the other books in the series.

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BIGGLES INVESTIGATES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2134082
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1964. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, red/orange title to spine. Colour frontis. Biggles faces eight diverse cases. Light splash/small stain to edge of spine. Other what appears to be damp marking along bottom edges of covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks; staining to bottom of spine and along bottom edges of panels.

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BIGGLES CUTS IT FINE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Studio Stead.
Stock no. 2134081
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with black titles. 6 colour plates. 159 pages. 7.5 x 5". Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; some to page margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small tears. 1" small piece torn from top edge of front panel. Grubby marks to rear panel.

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BIGGLES AND THE POOR RICH BOY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2133071
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Another case from the records of Biggles and the Special Air Police. Brown boards. Green titles. Colour frontis. 182 pages. Some fading to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few margin marks; and marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is damp marked to verso, with some wrinkling; nicks and chips at edges, but minimal loss.

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BIGGLES FLIES EAST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh.
Stock no. 1318554
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Cream card wraps with red titles. Soft cover pyramid edition. Colour frontis. 256 pages. Spine and spine edges faded. Covers slightly grubby. Foxing to contents. Inscription and a name in pencil to front free-endpaper.

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SOME MILESTONES IN AVIATION
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2132016
Published by John Hamilton. 1st 1935. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, black title to spine. No catalogue to rear. 32 numbered illustrations/photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Just under 1" split to top of spine; cloth only just starting to fray. Inscription to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to outer page edges.

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BIGGLES IN BORNEO
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 2131851
Published by Oxford University Press. 1944. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth. Palm tree, plane & aircraft carrier vignette to front. Title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 185 pages. Some foxing to covers. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to outer page edges and a few margins. Very scarce wrapper is creased with some closed tears and chips, but with minimal loss; surface paper lifting to part of title on front panel; grubby marks to rear panel.

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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2131798
Published by Brockhampton Press. 2nd 1950. Almost very good condition.

A 'King of the Commandos' Adventure. Grey cloth, colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers are very unevenly browned. Foxing is heaviest to outer page edges and a few pages of prelims. Some scattered foxing on other pages.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1317871
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Biggles uncovers the existence of an International Criminal Network. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to textblock. Small mark to front free-endpaper (possibly caused by removal of small label), mark transfers through on preliminary pages. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed/worn.

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