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AVENTURIERS DE L'AIR
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1403291
Published by Presses De La Cite. 1949. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Title in English is Wings of Romance. Translation by d'Eliane Simon. Beige boards with brown titles to spine and front and small vigbette of a wing. 190 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Couple of small marks to covers. Initials in ink to top of front endpaper. Pages browned. Foxing throughout. Side and bottom page edges uncut. Dustwrapper is edgeworn, torn and creased with a little loss. Tape on verso covering some of the tears Spine is faded. Rear panel is grubby.
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RETOUR DE KING
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1503661
Published by Les Presses De La Cite. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Title in English is Gimlet Comes Home. Beige boards with blue titles to spine and front board plus vignette of a stag. 188 pages. Text in French A little bumping to spine and corners and a few small marks to covers. Large corner of page 33/34 has been torn off and repaired with clear tape, which is now browned. Text affected is still readble. Pages are browned but clean. Small marks to rear pastedown. Dustwrapper is edge worn, creased and chipped with a faded spine, rear panel is a little grubby.
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AU DESSUS DE LA FORET VIERGE
Written by W.E. Johns; S. Hot.
Stock no. 1313433
Published by Les Presses De La Cite. 1948. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

"Worrals in the Wilds" told in French, translation by Hot. Blue boards with orange titles and vignettes. 191 pages. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Front free-endpaper is creased, rear joint cracked. There is a tear to the half title-page and the top corner tips of last two text pages have been torn off (text not affected). "1037" has been written to the half title and title-page. The Contents are heavily browned with some grubby fingermarks but generally they are clean. Front flap of dustwrapper is missing, remainder is edge worn and there is a large tear to spine edge which has been tape repaired on verso.
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KING ET SES HOMMES
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1502940
Published by Presses De La Cite. 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Text in French, translated by Marguerite Chevalley. English title King of the Commandos. Grey boards with brown titles and animal head vignette. 204 pages. Top of spine bumped. A few fox spots to edges and a couple of black marks to front cover. Pages are browned and foxed at edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with a small tear to rear panel. Wear to edges of spine and rear panel a bit grubby.
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L'ILE INTERDITE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1402740
Published by Presses De La Cite. 1950. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Worrals Investigates translated into French by H. Pacquet. Grey/green boards with darker green titles and vignette to front cover. 192 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Board edges are browned. Cloth a little wrinkled on front cover. Very top of front joint beginning to crack. Writing (possibly name) in ink to title page. Pages browned. Top of textblock dusty. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with a couple of small tears. Spine is a little browned and rear panel grubby.
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WHERE THE GOLDEN EAGLE SOARS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Colin Gibson.
Stock no. 1711345
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A story for lovers of nature about wildlife in the Highlands of Scotland. Green cloth, gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations to text. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has 3" closed tear to top of spine and is browned and foxed with a few chips.
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WINGS A BOOK OF FLYING ADVENTURES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1312960
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Good condition.

Blue boards with green cloth spine and black title. Colour frontis by Johns and 4 other b/w plates. Includes "The Days' Work" and "The Spy Flyer" by Johns. 255 pages and 1 page booklist to rear. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby, faded to spine and rear cover. Textblock is grubby. Erased pencil marking to front endpaper. Some foxing to contents.
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CHAMPION OF THE MAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by H. Gooderham.
Stock no. 1501874
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1938. Good condition.

Blue cloth with sailing ship decoration to front cover and palm tree to spine. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. 286 pages. 2nd impression published in same year as first edition. 1* to bottom of half-title page. Bumping with wear to spine and corners. A couple of very small splits to top and bottom of spine. Covers are grubby with a few small marks. Front joint partially broken, rest cracked but still holding firm. Frontis is MISSING. A couple of hinges are cracked. Some margin marks. Foxing throughout.
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WINGS OF ROMANCE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2109795
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1939. Almost very good condition.

A Steeley Adventure. Orange cloth, black title to spine. 220 pages. Damp stain to front cover. Other marks to covers. Corners are bumped and worn. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some foxing.
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SKY FEVER
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2109602
Published by Latimer House. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

And Other Stories. Blue cloth, black title to spine. 174 pages. Spine is unevenly browned. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with some loss to corners; creased, with grubby marks to rear panel.
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THE NEW BOOK OF THE AIR
Written by Howard Leigh; W.E. Johns; et al.
Stock no. 1108251
Published by Oxford University Press. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth. B/w illustrations. Colour plates. A few Johns' stories. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers. 1 colour plate is MISSING. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.
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THE COCKPIT FLYING ADVENTURES FOR YOUNG PILOTS
Written by W.E. Johns; Arch Whitehouse; Rudolf Stark; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw; Howard Leigh.
Stock no. 1308325
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Flying Adventures For Young Pilots. Large format. Blue cloth with dark blue titles and vigette of a plane to front cover. Eight coloured plates by Bradshaw, other illustrations by Leigh. Johns story is "The Ace of Spades". Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded and foxed. Some light staining to covers. Front joint cracked. Contents browned but clean.
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