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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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IN THE GREAT WHITE LAND
Written by Gordon Stables. Illustrated by Ambrose De Walton.
Stock no. 1208270
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

A Tale of the Antarctic Ocean. Blue pictorial cloth. Colour frontis and 3 b/w plates. 288 pages. All plates present. Spine bumped. Corners slightly rubbed. A few marks to covers. Endpapers lightly browned, front endpaper slightly grubby. Foxing to half-title page. Contents clean.

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LOST IN THE FOREST
Written by R.M. Ballantyne. Illustrated by Matt B. Hewerdine.
Stock no. 1208220
Published by James Nisbet & Co. Limited. Almost very good condition.

Or Wandering Will's Adventures in South America. Blue and yellow pictorial cloth, gilt title block to spine. B/w frontis plus two other plates. 124 plus 16 page booklist. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Small damp mark to top of spine. Front endpaper missing. Pages browned.

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BY ENGLAND'S AID
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Alfred Pearse.
Stock no. 2120762
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth with cream/yellow titles. The Freeing of the Netherlands 1585-1604. 5 illustrations by Pearse and 4 maps. Some light wear to covers. Foxing to prelims, outer page edges and a few page margins. All plates and illustrations are present.

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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1607946
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition.

A "King of the Commandos" adventure. Blue cloth, black titles. B/w pictures. 4 b/w plates. 189 pages. Covers are scuffed with a little surface wear and fading to spine. Marks to a couple of pages but contents generally clean.

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THE TREASURE OF THE INCAS
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 1404935
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1903. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. 8 b/w plates + b/w map of Peru. 352 pages + 32 page booklist. A story of adventure in Peru. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Small split in cloth at top of spine. Spine is browned. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink written on hexagonal shaped label and stuck to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Some foxing otherwise contents generally clean.

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CONDEMNED AS A NIHILIST
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 1505355
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1907. Slightly better than good condition.

A story of escape from Siberia. New Edition. Green pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 8 b/w plates plus 1 map. 352 pages plus 16 page booklist to rear. All edges green. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly rubbed with a few small marks. Frontis is MISSING. Front joint cracked. Prize plate to front endpaper. A few marks to prelims, text pages very good. Light foxing.

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WITH FREDERICK THE GREAT
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 1315237
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1898. Good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt. Edges olive green. Grey endpapers. 12 b/w plates plus 1 map and 7 battle-field plans. 384 pages + 32 pages booklist. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Illustrations to spine and front cover rubbed away slightly. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to contents throughout and light page browning to the catalogue pages at rear.

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BIGGLES PIONEER AIR FIGHTER
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2117613
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. Spine and cover edges are faded. Corners are bumped. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips; small amounts of loss to spine and corners.

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BIGGLES WORKS IT OUT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2117415
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1951. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. 8 yellow and black illustrations. Pictorial title page. 192 pages. Some marks and scuffing to covers. Bumping to spine. Foxing. Ink/sticker to prelims.

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CONDEMNED AS A NIHILIST
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by Wal Paget.
Stock no. 1404263
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1893. Almost very good condition.

Greyish blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles to front and spine. Burgundy endpapers. B/w frontis and 7 other plates, plus 1 map. 352 pages plus 32 pages of adverts to rear. All edges olivine. Spine bumped, worn and faded. Corners bumped and rubbed. White mark to rear panel and small red mark to top of front panel. Board edges a little rubbed. Writing to top of title page - possibly an inscription - some of the writing is faded. Several hinges are cracked. Heavy foxing to first couple and last couple of pages. Foxing to some other pages but many pages are clean.

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IN THE HEART OF THE ROCKIES
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by G.C. Hindley.
Stock no. 2116752
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1895. Good condition.

Grey and brown pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 8 b/w plates. 352 pages + 32 page booklist. A story of adventure in Colorado. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Scuffing to covers. Inscription in ink and name and address label to half-title page. Foxing to pages. Pages 174 + 175 have ink dates and initials etc. to margins.

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