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BIGGLES-AIR DETECTIVE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1318592
Published by Marks & Spencer. Good condition.

Pictorial boards, red cloth spine. Two-colour illustrations. 93 pages. 10 x 8". Covers are edge worn. Spine and corners bumped. Name in blue biro to title-page. Foxing and fingering to page margins.

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BIGGLES FLIES AGAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by J.E. McConnell.
Stock no. 1318591
Published by The Thames Publishing Co.. 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Larger format. Colour plates. B/w illustrations. Part of 'The Modern Library' series. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and slightly chipped. Small orange sticker to base of wrapper spine.

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THE PASSING SHOW
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1318557
Published by My Garden. 2nd 1937. Very good condition.

A Garden Diary by an Amateur Gardener. Red cloth, silver titles to spine. B/w illustrations. Orange sun to endpapers. 112 pages. A scarce Johns title. Spine and corners slightly bumped, slight fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers and textblock.

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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 SETS A TRAP
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2131858
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Biggles is on the trail of an extraordinary series of murders. History and excitement combine to make this a thrilling detective story. Red boards, black lettering. B/w illustrations. 159 pages. Tape glue marks to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges, a few page margins and prelims. Small name in ink to front pastedown. Wrapper has a few nicks and small chips, but minimal loss to edges.

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WORRALS OF THE W.A.A.F.
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2131854
Published by Lutterworth Press. 4th 1942. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, blue titles, b/w frontis, 220 pages. Small piece of paper stuck to one corner of rear cover (from wrapper). Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; also some blue ink marks; a few small pieces of loss.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2131853
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 spine. Browning and a few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some nicks and chips to edges; what appears to be light damp marking to verso.

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BIGGLES SEES IT THROUGH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 2131852
Published by Oxford University Press. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Orange pictorial cloth. Front cover shows plane and skis. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 'Thin' edition. 2nd issue. Spine and cover edges, especially one to front cover are faded. Foxing to outer page edges and page margins.

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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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THE PASSING SHOW
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2131800
Published by My Garden. 2nd 1937. Very good condition.

A Garden Diary by an Amateur Gardener. Red cloth, silver titles to spine. B/w illustrations. Orange sun to endpapers. 112 pages. A scarce Johns title. Light fade to spine. Bookplate from a previous owner to front endpaper.

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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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