BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by Stead
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st. 1964
Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Biggles uncovers the existence of an International Criminal Network.
Slight bumping to spine and corners. Browned tape mark to endpapers. Couple of grubby marks to margins otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased. Front panel and spine scuffed. Rear panel is grubby. Small cut to rear flap. Damp mark to bottom of spine. Couple of pale read marks to verso of wrapper.
Stock no. 1405902
- Biggles becomes suspicious when he learns that an ex-R.A.F. officer, with a questionable reputation in the service, is operating an Air Charter Company, making regular flights to Switzerland and the South of France for the Tourist Industry. Investigations by Biggles, Bertie and Ginger, uncover the existence of an International Criminal Network controlled by a shadowy figure known to his operatives as "The Black Mask". Who is this man who never reveals his face?