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W.E. Johns

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WORLDS OF WONDER
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1316694
Published by The Children's Book Club. circa 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The inhabitants of the planet Krona are saved from unscrupulous space invaders from without and another deadly peril from within. Green boards. B/w illustrations. 160 pages. Spine bumped. Foxing to textblock. Light musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is very lightly browned to spine.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES SETS A TRAP
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1316688
Published by The Children's Book Club. circa 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 159 pages. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to textblock and a light musty smell to otherwise clean contents. Dustwrapper is slightly browned to spine. A very nice copy of a scarce title in this edition.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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ORCHIDS FOR BIGGLES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1316685
Published by The Children's Book Club. circa 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. No illustrations despite accreditation to Leslie Stead. 168 pages. Spine bumped. Bookplate to front free-endpaper (name not filled in). Foxing to textblock and a light musty smell to contents which are otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is rubbed to spine, has some foxing and a small brown mark to top edge of rear panel.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE MAN WHO VANISHED INTO SPACE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1316683
Published by The Children's Book Club. circa 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Another adventure of the spacecraft Tavona in the Great Unknown. Light blue boards, black title to spine. No illustrations. 160 pages. Spine bumped and corners slightly bumped. Foxing to textblock, light musty smell to otherwise clean contents. Dustwrapper is slightly rubbed at corners, otherwise bright.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES AIR COMMODORE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1609322
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1952. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A couple of tiny chips to wrapper edges.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES IN SPAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1609320
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1953. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. 248 pages. Foxing to outer page edges, with some heavy browning affecting the margins of several pages (170-184). Endpapers browned.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES AND THE LEOPARDS OF ZINN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1609317
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue covers, red title to spine. 6 colour plates. 184 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased, with some small edge tears.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES AND THE PLANE THAT DISAPPEARED
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1316678
Published by The Children's Book Club. circa 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. 159 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Some light foxing to top edge of textblock. Light musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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ACE HIGH
Written by W.E. Johns; George E. Rochester; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw; et al..
Stock no. 1609227
Published by The Ace Publishing Company. 1st 1936. Very good condition.

By "Flight-Lieutenant". Red cloth spine with black title, pictorial front cover showing bi-planes. 4 colour and 4 b/w plates. 248 pages. 4 stories by Johns. Spine and corners bumped and worn, with some creasing. Small patch of surface damage to front panel. Foxing and page browning. Book has tobacco smell.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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AIR ADVENTURES
Written by George E. Rochester; W.E. Johns; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw; et al..
Stock no. 1609225
Published by The Ace Publishing Company. Fair condition.

Red cloth spine with black titles. Pictorial front cover with red title. 4 colour and 4 b/w plates. Contains 5 W.E. Johns stories. Boards worn at corners and edges. Spine marked. Inscription to front endpaper. Joints cracked and broken. Hinges pulled. Pages browned. Wormholes to some corners. Page 11 detached and edge chipped. Book has tobacco smell. A reading copy.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE SECRET NIGHT FLYER GAME
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Gary Rees.
Stock no. 1609223
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1989. Very good condition.

An adventure games based on "Biggles and the Dark Intruder". Mysteries to solve, maps to follow, codes to crack. Contains dice and various cards. Pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0340501189. All pieces including dice appear to be present. Book is near fine. Contained in vinyl wallet which has been opened with tearing across the sealing sticker. Slight tobacco smell.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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WORRALS ON THE WAR-PATH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1609222
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1943. Almost very good condition.

Pale blue cloth, parachute vignette. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Corners bumped, spine faded. Scattered foxing. Book has tobacco smell.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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