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GIMLET BORES IN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324288
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with black titles. 4 b/w plates plus text illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Foxing, mainly to endpapers and page margins. Dustwrapper is worn and creased with a couple of tape repairs on verso. Rear panel of wrapper is grubby.

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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324286
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A "King of the Commandos" adventure. Blue cloth, black titles. B/w pictures. 4 b/w plates. 189 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Textblock is slightly foxed and top edges is dusty. Dustwrapper is creased with tears, tears have been repaired on verso.

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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324285
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A 'King of the Commandos' Adventure. A desperate treasure hunt in siamese jungle, which began harmlessly enough as a fishing holiday in the Highlands of Scotland. Gimlet and 'Cub' Peters lead an expedition to vindicate a dead man's faith. Green cloth, colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations. Spine slightly bumped. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. No.20 written in ink to front pastedown. Light page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn but no loss, price printed on front flap has been crossed out.

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GIMLET MOPS UP
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1324281
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1sy 1947. Very good condition in a 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". Spine and corners bumped. Cover edges very slightly grubby. Inscription in ink and name in ink to front free-endpaper. Endpapers browned. Top edge of textblock is dusty. Dustwrapper is chipped and torn with small sections of loss.

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BIGGLES TAKES IT ROUGH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324263
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1963. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards, white titles to spine. Map to front endpapers. Colour frontis. Ex-lib. Spine and corners bumped and covers edge rubbed. A few marks to covers. Front joint was broken, has been reglued. Labels have been removed from front endpapers. Old tape marks and ink stamps to endpapers. Dustwrapper is edge worn with slight loss to top of spine, a small library sticker to base of spine, tape marks to wrapper flaps and creasing to front flap.

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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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BIGGLES TAKES CHARGE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324159
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, scottie dog decoration. Black title to spine. Colour frontis. Spine bumped. Dustwrapper is worn with loss, tears to centre of front panel.

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ORCHIDS FOR BIGGLES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324099
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with yellow titles to spine. Colour frontis. 168 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Small tear to top edge of front free-endpaper. Textblock is very slightly grubby else contents bright and clean. Dustwrapper is worn at spine and corners with some slight loss. Light damp stain with small patch of surface paper damage to rear panel.

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BIGGLES AND THE PENITENT THIEF
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1324042
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1967. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

"An ex-airman tells a strange tale"... Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 151 pages. Spine very slightly bumped/rubbed. Contents super, look unread. Dustwrapper is just a little rubbed at spine and corners and has a light vertical crease to centre of spine.

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BIGGLES INVESTIGATES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324041
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, red/orange title to spine. Colour frontis. Biggles faces eight diverse cases. A few small, light damp stains to cover edges and spine. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and damp stained at spine and edges.

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BIGGLES TAKES IT ROUGH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324040
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green covers, black titles to spine. Colour frontis. 184 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Slight discolouration to base of spine. Tiny white spot to front cover. Small, light mark to edge of front free-endpaper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is just a little edge worn with tape repairs to top and tail of spine on verso.

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BIGGLES' SPECIAL CASE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1324039
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pale grey boards, green title to spine. Colour frontis. Bombarded by jet fighters, grounded by a sand-storm, involved in a desert gun battle - another exciting Biggles adventure. 170 pages. Slight bumping to spine, small nick to base of spine. Heavy foxing to prelims and to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with a small tape repair to base of spine on verso.

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