BIGGLES CHARTER PILOT
by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by Mendoza
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1949
Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. The Adventures of Biggles & Co. On a World-Wide Cruise of Scientific Investigation. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations.
Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and tears; repaired to verso with sticky tape; a bit of loss to top of spine.
Stock no. 2123042
- 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.