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'TENTION!
Written by George Manville Fenn. Illustrated by Charles M. Sheldon.
Stock no. 1324249
Published by W. & R. Chambers Limited. 1st 1906. Good condition.

A story of Boy-Life during the Peninsular War. Green pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 8 b/w plates. Covers grubby. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Ink name stamps to prelims and name in ink to verso of frontis. Foxing to contents and textblock.

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FROM FAG TO HERO
Written by Ernest Protheroe. Illustrated by Gordon Robinson.
Stock no. 1324247
Published by The Epworth Press; J. Alfred Sharp. 1st 1925. Good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. 4 b/w plates. 272 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some bookworm nibbles to front edge of spine. Some scuff marks to cloth. Endpapers are browned. Foxing to textblock, some foxing and fingering to page margins.

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THE CORNET OF HORSE
Written by G.A. Henty. Illustrated by H. Petherick.
Stock no. 1324246
Published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington Ltd. 1888. Very good condition.

Orange pictorial cloth with some gilt. 8 b/w plates plus 5 plans of battle-fields. 278 pages + catalogue to rear. Binding has been professionally repaired with some loose pages reinserted, broken endpapers repaired with cloth and recased with hollow back to spine. Spine bumped. Cloth very slightly grubby. Prize inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some light fingering and foxing to pages and textblock.

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THE BOOK OF SCHOOL SPORTS
Written by Gilbert Jessop; James B. Salmond.
Stock no. 1324192
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1921. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue pictorial cloth. 12 b/w plates plus diagrams. 291 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Endpapers partly browned. Long, neat inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. One page has a small piece torn/creased at margin. Textblock is slightly grubby. Very scarce dustwrapper is edge worn with small splash mark to front panel.

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DOING HIS BIT
Written by Tom Bevan.
Stock no. 1324187
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Circa 1920. Very good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. Black titles. 4 colour plates. Spine and corners bumped. Prize plate to front pastedown. Grubby fingermarks to textblock. Some hinges cracked but binding still tight.

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BIGGLES AIR COMMODORE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1324169
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1937. Very good condition.

Pyramid edition. Blue cloth, black titles and pyramid vignette to front. Colour frontis and 7 b/w illustrations. 255 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Covers very very slightly grubby. Prize plate to front pastedown. Foxing to prelims and textblock. Joint between frontis and title-page is cracked (showing webbing beneath) but binding still tight.

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BIGGLES & CO.
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1324167
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1938. Almost very good condition.

Pyramid edition. Blue cloth with vignette of bi-plane, palm trees and pyramids to front. 6 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Colour frontis. Spine and corners bumped. Covers marked and a little grubby. Booksellers ink address stamp to front pastedown. Prize inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Hinge between frontis and title-page is cracked, showing webbing beneath. Foxing to textblock and to prelims. Some slight marking to title-page.

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BIGGLES IN AUSTRALIA
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Studio Stead.
Stock no. 1324165
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with aborigine vignette on front cover. 6 colour plates. Spine and corners bumped. Name in blue biro to front pastedown. Damp stains to front pastedown and to top page margins. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and chipped with slight loss.

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BIGGLES FOREIGN LEGIONNAIRE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1324164
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1954. 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. Spine and corners bumped. Endpapers partly browned. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with slight loss and a little grubby.

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BIGGLES MAKES ENDS MEET
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324163
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

1st edition variant. Red boards, gilt title to spine with Knight logo to base. Colour plates. Spine and corners bumped. Old tape mark to endpapers and wrapper flaps where wrapper was stuck down to pastedowns. Light browning to textblock. Evidence of removal of a label to front free-endpaper. School library stamp to title-page (neat), no other library markings. Wrapper is slightly worn at edges with printed price of 60p to front flap.

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BIGGLES' CHINESE PUZZLE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324162
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green patterned boards, red title to spine with scottie dog decoration. Colour frontis and 5 other colour plates. Slight bumping to spine ends. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and textblock (affecting some page margins as well). Dustwrapper is edge worn and grubby with extensive masking tape repairs on verso.

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BIGGLES AND THE PIRATE TREASURE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324161
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A feast of danger and adventure with Biggles & Co. Blue boards decorated with embossed scottie dogs, with red scottie dogs to spine. 6 colour plates. Second impression. Spine bumped with fading at top and tail. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and slightly grubby, tape repair to verso of spine.

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