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Written by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by Mendoza
Published by Oxford University Press, Humphrey Milford in 1943

Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Mendoza.
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1943. Hardback.

Red cloth, dodo & crocodile vignette. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 157 pages.

Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is badly torn and creased, with some loss to rear panel; yellowing and brittle tape to edges.

Stock no. 2118395

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  • A series of short stories about Biggles and the team's venture into the charter business. Recounted to Biggles 666 Squadron during WWII, but set between the wars, we meet Dr Augustus Duck and adventures with 5 foot crabs, crocodiles, dodos, and Crusaders.

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