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BIGGLES FLIES WEST

Written by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by Howard Leigh, Alfred Sindall
Published by Oxford University Press, Humphrey Milford

BIGGLES FLIES WEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh, Alfred Sindall.
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st. 1937. Hardback.

Blue cloth, black title and vignette to spine. Gold stamp on front cover depicting a doubloon from 1717 as shown on b/w plate in book. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations.

Fair condition. Ex-library, stamp to publisher's page. Covers are darkened, worn and grubby. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Front joint is badly cracked, webbing showing, endpaper and half-title MISSING, first page present is frontis. Rear joint is weak, endpaper is holding cover in place. A couple of hinges starting to crack. Foxing and marks to contents. Loss from a couple of page margins. A reading copy.

Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

Stock no. 1507243

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BIGGLES FLIES WEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Alfred Sindall.
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1947. Hardback.

Red boards, black title to spine. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 255 pages.

Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper. Text block grubby. Cigarette odour present. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with slight loss, strengthened to verso with clear tape, faded and rubbed to spine.

Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Stock no. 1813787

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Contents

  • Biggles Flies West finds our heroes searching for pirate treasure in the West Indies. Following a chance encounter with a young Dick Denver in London Docks, Biggles, Ginger and Algy head off to the Caribbean to find the treasure and thwart the bad guys.

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