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GIMLET MOPS UP
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2126067
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream cloth, brown titles and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis plus green and black full-page illustrations. 185 pages. 7.25 x 4.75". A few grubby marks to covers. Surface paper damage/wear, appears that a previous inscription has been erased. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine; edge-creased with some chips and nicks.

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BIGGLES AND THE POOR RICH BOY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2125695
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Another case from the records of Biggles and the Special Air Police. Brown boards. Green titles. Colour frontis. 182 pages. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Some light foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2125667
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 top and tail of spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few grubby marks to endpapers. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and edge-tears and chips; marks to rear cover, including partially erased pencil tick marks.

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ROBINSON CRUSOE
Written by Daniel Defoe. Illustrated by J. Ayton Symington.
Stock no. 2125205
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Children's Illustrated Classics. Green and cream decorated cloth with brown title. Colour plates & b/w text illustrations. Ex-lib, but with minimal markings; just a little residue from bookplate stuck along one edge to front endpaper (now removed) and Ink stamp to date information page. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with edge-creasing and a few light marks.

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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1317252
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A "King of the Commandos" adventure. Blue cloth, black titles. B/w pictures. 4 b/w plates. 189 pages. Spine slightly bumped, some light rubbing to cover edges. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.

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DAVENTRY'S QUEST
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by P.A. Jobson.
Stock no. 2124388
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with dark titles to spine and front cover. 4 b/w plates. 254 pages. Some browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped with a few small closed tears.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2124257
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. Tape glue marks to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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BIGGLES FORMS A SYNDICATE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1317185
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Biggles finds himself at 'Hells Gates'. Red boards, black title to spine, small vignette to front board. Colour frontis, b/w text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Ink name stamp and small ink doodle to front free-endpaper. A few foxspots to textblock. Dustwrapper is price-cut, edge-worn and creased. Rear panel of wrapper is a little grubby.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1609492
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1964. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Biggles uncovers the existence of an International Criminal Network. Spine and corners bumped. Creasing to front board. Foxing to outer page edges. Price-cut wrapper is creased and edge worn with some chips.

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ROBINSON CRUSOE
Written by Daniel Defoe. Illustrated by J. Ayton Symington.
Stock no. 1507155
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Children's Illustrated Classics. Green and cream decorated cloth with brown title. Colour plates & b/w text illustrations. Spine bumped. Light foxing to text block. All plates present. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped, spine slightly faded, faint stains to rear panel.

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ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S EVE
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Herbert J. Draper.
Stock no. 1406634
Published by Blackie & Son. Very good condition.

Dark green pictorial boards. 12 b/w plates plus map of France. 384pp plus Blackie's Book List. A Tale of the Huguenot Wars. Early reprint. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Foxing especially to endpapers and booklist pages. Ticks to illustration list. Plates all present and in very good condition.

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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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