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BIGGLES' SPECIAL CASE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1326679
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt 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. Spine bumped. Some slight/light markings to covers. Name and address details on front free-endpaper have been blotted out with blue biro. Foxing to textblock and endpapers. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and a bit grubby.

Price: £80.00 £68.00.

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BIGGLES AND THE PLOT THAT FAILED
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1326675
Published by Brockhampton Press. Circa 1965. Almost very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Spine and corners bumped and worn, some lifting of laminate at spine edges. Writing in ink to front pastedown. Prize plate to front free-endpaper partially removed. Foxing to endpapers and textblock.

Price: £38.00 £32.30.

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BIGGLES AND THE LEOPARDS OF ZINN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1326674
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue covers, red title to spine. 6 colour plates. 184 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to textblock, page margins and endpapers. Price-cut wrapper is edge worn and a little grubby.

Price: £42.00 £35.70.

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BIGGLES TAKES IT ROUGH
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1326672
Published by Brockhampton Press. Circa 1963. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Reissued same year as orginial. Illustrations accredited to Stead, but none present. Spine bumped and rubbed, small worn patch to edge of front cover. Some black biro writing to verso of half title-page. Light foxing to textblock else contents clean.

Price: £28.00 £23.80.

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BIGGLES AND THE LOST SOVEREIGNS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1326634
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1964. Good condition.

Yellow boards, green title to spine. Colour frontis. 184 pages. Spine bumped and browned. Covers very grubby. Light damp stains to textblock.

Price: £12.00 £10.20.

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BIGGLES AT WORLD'S END
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1326633
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, black title to spine. 6 colour plates. 182 pages plus 2 page title list. Spine and corners bumped. Light foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased, white sticky paper reinforcements on verso of wrapper. No. 55 written to centre of front panel (not too obvious).

Price: £38.00 £32.30.

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GIMLET TAKES A JOB
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1326623
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with embossed dog design, black titles to spine. 4 B/w plates. 176 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Name plate to front pastedown. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with a couple of tears and slight loss to base of spine, rear panel is slightly grubby.

Price: £90.00 £76.50.

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GIMLET BORES IN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1326621
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1950. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with black titles. 4 b/w plates plus text illustrations. Spine bumped. Damp(?) spots to covers. Section of front free-endpaper removed from top 2". Light stain affects edge of last page and rear free-endpaper. Contents genearlly clean. Dustwrapper is well worn and creased, slight loss to edges. Rear panel of wrapper is very grubby. Tape repair to base of spine.

Price: £15.00 £12.75.

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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1326620
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 very slightly bumped and rubbed. A couple of very light faded spots to lower edges of covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is worn at corners with tears to top and tail of spine, piece missing to lower corner of front panel.

Price: £24.00 £20.40.

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BIGGLES INVESTIGATES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1326618
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1964. Good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, red/orange title to spine. Colour frontis. Biggles faces eight diverse cases. EX-LIB with usual stamps and labels. Old tape marks to pastedowns and to front and rear joints. Front joint broken, held in place with masking tape. First few pages are 'out of place' (2mm lower than the rest of the pages). Foxing to textblock. Some light fingermarks to prelims, contents otherwise clean. Spine and corners bumped. Some old tape marks to covers. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and lightly creased.

Price: £48.00 £40.80.

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BIGGLES PRESSES ON
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1326615
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, white title and scottie dogs to spine. Plain boards. Colour plates. Minimal bumping/rubbing to spine and corners. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners and lightly creased at top of spine.

Price: £60.00 £51.00.

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BIGGLES IN MEXICO
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1326592
Published by Brockhampton Press. Circa 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Hampton Library edition. Dark green boards, black title to spine. Biggles looks for diamonds among the prickly pear. Spine and corners bumped with some fading to spine. Front joint is cracked. Dustwrapper is edge worn and scuffed.

Price: £21.00 £17.85.

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