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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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BIGGLES & CO.
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 2131857
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1936. Good condition.

Stone cloth with black titles and vignette to spine and front cover. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine is browned. Front cover is bowed. Damp staining to covers (white marks). Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are still very good.
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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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BIGGLES IN THE SOUTH SEAS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Norman Howard.
Stock no. 2131850
Published by Oxford University Press. 1940. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth, with aeroplane vignette to front and dark brown titles. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Light fading to cover edges. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with 1" loss to top of spine; a few other chips and nicks and a few grubby marks.
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THE RESCUE FLIGHT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 2131799
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1951. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Biggles Story. Green cloth, red title to spine. 256 pages. 6 b/w illustrations. Bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, but with minimal loss.
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BIGGLES BREAKS THE SILENCE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2131797
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1950. Good condition.

Red boards, black title and vignette to front cover. Eight blue two-tone illustrations plus b/w text illustrations. 190 pages. Spine and corners are bumped. Marks to covers. Tape marks to prelim pages (tape was used to 'repair' a closed tear). Foxing. Some page edge creasing. A reading copy.
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BIGGLES FOLLOWS ON
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2131796
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1952. Very good condition.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. 4 double-sided b/w plates. 158 pages. Front cover is a bit bowed. Foxing to outer page edges and endpapers; some to page margins internally.
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BIGGLES CHARTER PILOT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Mendoza.
Stock no. 2131795
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1943. Very good condition.

Red cloth, dodo & crocodile vignette. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 157 pages. Spotting to spine (mostly to top). Front cover is a little bowed. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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BIGGLES IN THE ORIENT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2131741
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1944. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with black titles to front and spine. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. 179 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; a little loss; some grubby marks.
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BIGGLES FLIES SOUTH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Jack Nicolle; Howard Leigh.
Stock no. 2131740
Published by Oxford University Press. 1943. Good condition.

Light brown covers, front cover shows shield and javelin design - but thinner spine (approx. 1"). Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks and scuffing to covers. Edge creasing to some prelim pages. Ink marks to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges.
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