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BIGGLES DEFIES THE SWASTIKA
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1813746
Published by Oxford University Press. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 249 pages plus book list and brief biography of Johns. Two asterisks on half-title page. Thin edition. Boards grubby. Remains of label to front endpaper and a few ink marks. A few margin marks. Text block browned. Cigarette odour present.

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BIGGLES PIONEER AIR FIGHTER
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1813744
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. ISBN: 0603034055. Boards clean. Endpapers and page edges heavily browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed.

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BIGGLES FOREIGN LEGIONNAIRE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1813549
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1954. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black lettering to front cover and spine. Black vignette of legionnaire and fort on front cover. 6 colour plates. 190 pages. Black title to spine losing some of its colour. Boards clean. Endpapers browned. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Text block browned. Cigarette odour present. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper has some tape repair to verso, is scuffed and edge-rubbed.

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SERGEANT BIGGLESWORTH C.I.D.
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1406214
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1946. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with black titles. Colour frontis and 8 other illustrations. The first post-war Biggles story. Bumping to spine and corners. Fading to bottom of spine and rear panel and board edged. Name stamped at top corner of front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Some foxing mostly to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some areas of loss. Name stamped to top of front flap. Wrapper is grubby.

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THE RESCUE FLIGHT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1812848
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1939. Almost very good condition.

Pyramid edition. Blue cloth with black titles and vignettes. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine and corners worn. Covers a little grubby with small ink mark to rear board. Ink marks to endpapers and half-title page. Foxing throughout.

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BIGGLES IN FRANCE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Andrew Skilleter.
Stock no. 2122166
Published by Norman Wright. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Limited to 300 Copies. The first and only hardback edition. 12 stories, plus b/w illustrations. This is Copy No. 271. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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BIGGLES WORKS IT OUT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405127
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. 8 yellow and black illustrations. Pictorial title page. 192 pages. Spine a little bumped. Faint marks to front board. Some foxing to page edges otherwise contents clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a little loss to top and bottom of spine and a couple of tears. Spine is faded. Rear panel is grubby. Small tape marks to verso. Small damp mark to top of front edge - more visible on verso. Some browning and foxing to verso.

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ORCHIDS FOR BIGGLES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1405104
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1962. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with yellow titles to spine. Colour frontis. 168 pages. Spine a little bumped and faded. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little chipped. Spine is a little browned. Rear panel is scuffed.

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BIGGLES BREAKS THE SILENCE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Kay.
Stock no. 1405063
Published by The Brockhampton Press Ltd.. Very good condition.

Famous Biggles story told in pictures. Small square format. Card wraps. Two tone illustrations throughout. Corners and cover edges rubbed. A couple of small marks to rear cover. Contents very good.

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BIGGLES HUNTS BIG GAME
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Kay.
Stock no. 1405062
Published by The Brockhampton Press Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition.

Famous Biggles Story told in Pictures. Square format. Pictorial card wraps. Two-tone illustrations throughout. Corners a little creased. Binding becoming unstuck at top of rear cover. Contents very good.

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THE BIGGLES FLYING OMNIBUS
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1405046
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Contains 'Biggles Flies North,...South,...West'. B/w illustrations. Blue cloth, vignette of biplanes on front cover. 255 pages. Spine bumped and darkened with small split in cloth at back. Corners bumped and rubbed. Foxing and a few small marks to covers. Rear joint cracked. Inscription in ink to top of front pastedown. Slight wrinkling to first few page edges. Some foxing and a few marks mostly to page edges. Text block edges are grubby.

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BIGGLES DOES SOME HOMEWORK
Written by W.E. Johns; Norman Wright; Jennifer Schofield. Illustrated by Andrew Skilleter.
Stock no. 1315608
Published by Norman Wright; Jennifer Schofield. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

The final unfinished novel, never published before. On 21st June 1968 Captain W.E Johns sat down to continue writing his latest Biggles adventure, he was halfway through chapter 12 when tragically without warning he suffered a fatal heart attack. This is the first edition, limited to just 300 copies, of that unpublished novel. Appendix I includes some pages of notes found with the manuscript, Appendix II consists of a suggested chapter synopsis for the rest of the story. Appendix III adds a short passage of narrative that might possibly complete the book. The text of Biggles Does Some Homework and the notes in Appendix I are 100% genuine W.E.Johns material. The introduction and appendices II and III are by Wright and Schofield. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. Minimal rubbing to a couple of corners otherwise a fine copy. This is copy no. 44.

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