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BIGGLES DELIVERS THE GOODS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2131736
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles. Colour frontis, b/w pictures. Spine is a little faded, with bumping. Small white mark to bottom of front cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Wrapper has some closed tears and chips; small nick of loss along top edge; small area of surface paper damage to rear panel.

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BIGGLES OF THE SPECIAL AIR POLICE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2131735
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with black titles to spine. A few small white marks along cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks and nicks.

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BIGGLES FLIES TO WORK
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2131729
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Circa 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Some unusual cases of Biggles & his air Police. Blue/green boards, black title to spine. 184 pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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WHITE WINGS AND BLUE WATER
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 2131713
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A story of adventure in the south seas. Colour frontis. Award plate to front endpaper. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with some tears and chips; but minimal loss.

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THE SQUADRON WITHOUT A NUMBER
Written by George E. Rochester. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 2131709
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1937. Good condition.

Blue boards with black titles, four black and white plates. 223 pages. The Ace Series. Scuffing and marks to covers; with browning. Faded/browned spine. Bumping to corners. Small nick in cloth at edge of front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and page browning, although contents are still very good.

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THE BLACK SQUADRON
Written by George E. Rochester. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 2131707
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1935. Good condition.

One of 'The Ace Series'. Blue cloth with black title and vignette to spine. 4 b/w plates. Covers are marked and foxed. Spine is browned and heavily foxed. Scuffing and wear to cover edges. Foxing to pages. A reading copy.

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POOR JACK
Written by Captain Frederick Marryat. Illustrated by Clarkson Stanfield.
Stock no. 1318474
Published by Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans. 1st 1840. Very good condition.

Three-quarter brown leather binding, raised bands, gilt titles and decorations to spine. Marbled boards. 36 b/w plates plus text illustrations. x + 384 pages. Rebound with new endpapers. Contents are grubby, slightly foxed and browned.

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THANKS TO JENNINGS
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Stock no. 1318381
Published by Collins. 1957. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Colour frontis. 256 pages Spine slightly bumped. Covers slightly faded at edges. Pages lightly browned. Dustwrapper is edge worn with loss to spine and corners.

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SCOUTING FOR BOYS: A HANDBOOK FOR INSTRUCTION IN GOOD CITIZENSHIP THROUGH WOODCRAFT
Written by Robert Baden-Powell.
Stock no. 1818171
Published by C. Arthur Pearson Ltd.. 15 1930. Almost very good condition.

Fifteenth Edition. Yellow cloth, limp cardwraps. Black titles and vignette of scout standing on a rock holding a flag pole with Union Jack flag. Price on front cover is 2/6 net. B/w illustrations. 338 pages including index plus adverts to rear. Cloth covers rubbed and worn. Name in ink to half-title page. Text block browned. Corners of contents creased. Creasing to vertical margins from fingering.

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WILLIAM'S HAPPY DAYS
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1318319
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with black title labels to spine and vignette of William's head/shoulders to front board. B/w text illustrations. 252 pages. Spine and corners bumped. A couple of light scratch marks to spine and some light fading to edges of front cover. Contents browned but clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and grubby with loss to top of spine.

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THE FIRST CRUISE OF THREE MIDDIES
Written by Fox Russell. Illustrated by H.J. Rhodes.
Stock no. 1318312
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. Poor condition.

Peach pictorial binding, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 258 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Compass(?) hole to rear cover, and some scratching of cloth to front cover. Rear joint is broken at top half. Vertical crease to front free-endpaper and prelims. Foxing throughout. Large tears to preliminary pages.

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WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Stock no. 1318094
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st thus 1929. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth covers with black title to spine and front cover. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Inscription in ink to half-title page (possibly front free-endpaper is missing but may not have had one?). A few foxspots to contents. Some light spotting to rear cover.

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