BIGGLES FLIES TO WORK
by W.E. Johns
Published by Dean & Son Ltd..
Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Some unusual cases of Biggles & his air Police. Blue/green boards, black title to spine. 184 pages.
Spine and corners bumped. Browning to top edge of boards. Small bump to top of rear board. Pages browned but clean. Wrapper is edge worn. Spine is browned.
Stock no. 1404577
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye
- The Air Police is a new Force. When crime took to the air, as was bound to happen, only men with air experience could hope to cope with it; for the new criminals, amateurs perhaps, were also airmen,
- The possibilities covered a wide field, Smuggling, currency running, illegal entry into the country, drug carrying and the like. The old fashioned methods of law-breaking, understood by the regular police were no longer employed. It was a matter of new times, new ways.
- The man entrusted to deal with this problem, by forming an efficient flying squad in the literal sense of the word was war-time ace pilot ex-squadron Leader James Bigglesworth, D.S.O., D.F.C., known to his friend as Biggles.