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BIGGLES AND THE POOR RICH BOY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2133071
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Another case from the records of Biggles and the Special Air Police. Brown boards. Green titles. Colour frontis. 182 pages. Some fading to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few margin marks; and marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is damp marked to verso, with some wrinkling; nicks and chips at edges, but minimal loss.

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BIGGLES FOREIGN LEGIONNAIRE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2132711
Published by The Children's Book Club. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Yellow boards, black title to spine. 190 pages. Uneven fading/spotting - possible damp to covers, which also has large dent along one edge. Name and address in ink on label stuck to front pastedown. Some foxing. Pages browned. Wrapper is torn and nearly detached all way down one edge; some loss, but front and rear panels are mostly complete.

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A SUB AND A SUBMARINE
Written by Percy F. Westerman. Illustrated by Edward S. Hodgson.
Stock no. 1318750
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Four b/w illustrations including frontis. Two-tone blue pictorial boards. 256 pages. An adventure story set in World War I. Boards clean. Spine slightly bumped and cocked. Foxing to prelims and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with slight loss, slightly grubby to rear panel.

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BIGGLES AND THE LEOPARDS OF ZINN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2132520
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1960. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue covers, red title to spine. 6 colour plates. 184 pages. Spine is unevenly faded. Damp staining to page edges of first few pages. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chip and nicks; minimal loss.

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BIGGLES WORKS IT OUT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2132497
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. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and margins. Wrapper is very faded to spine with chips and tears; but minimal loss.

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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1318650
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition.

A "King of the Commandos" adventure. Blue cloth, black titles. B/w pictures. 4 b/w plates. 189 pages. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Foxing to textblock.

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WINGS OF THE NIGHT
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818830
Published by Lutterworth Press. 1st 1948. Good condition.

Blue cloth boards, dark blue title to spine. Two-tone frontis. Boards marked, spine faded with some mottling. Name in ink to front endpaper and blank sticker beneath. Text block browned and a few marks to contents.

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PIRATES OF THE AIR
Written by George E. Rochester. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 1818827
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1936. Good condition.

Orange/brown boards, black title label to spine. 4 b/w illustrations including frontis. Part of The Ace Series. Spine browned, boards grubby. Text block browned. Name & address in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing present. All plates correct.

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DRUMS OF WAR
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818824
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1957. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A story set at the end of the American Civil War. Red boards, Black titles and vignette to front. Colour frontis. Presentation plate to front endpaper. Foxing to top edge of text block. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is a little scuffed to rear panel.

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THE BLACK HAWK
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818823
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1936. Almost very good condition.

The "Ace" Series, books of flying adventures. Light green cloth boards, black title to spine. 4 b/w plates including frontis. Small nick to top and tail of spine. Spine cocked. Front board bowed. Contents browned. Hinge next to plate facing page 76 is pulled showing glue to edge of plate.

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THE SCARLET SQUADRON
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818819
Published by The Ace Publishing Company. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, black title to spine. 4 b/w plates. Boards marked, spine slightly faded. Slight fraying to top & tail of spine. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Contents browned and a few hinges pulled. All plates present.

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CAPTAIN ROBIN HOOD SKYWAYMAN
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818818
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Very good condition.

The "Ace" Series, books of Flying Adventures. Blue boards, black title to spine. 4 b/w plates including frontis. Early reprint. Vertical crease to spine. A few foxspots mainly to prelims, text block browned.

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