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BIGGLES IN AFRICA

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

BIGGLES IN AFRICA
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh, Alfred Sindall.
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1936. Hardback.

Blue cloth, black titles and sketch of plane gliding over pyramids & palm trees. Frontis and 7 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Pyramid edition.

Slightly better than good condition. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers and spine are grubby and marked with some darkening. Front joint cracked, a few hinges starting to crack. Endpapers browned and a bit grubby with presentation plate to front endpaper. Foxing and some marks to contents. Frontis partially detached.

Stock no. 1507242

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BIGGLES IN AFRICA
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh, Alfred Sindall.
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1941. Hardback.

Blue cloth, black titles and sketch of plane gliding over pyramids & palm trees. Frontis and 7 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Pyramid edition.

Almost very good condition. Bumping to spine and corners. Front cover is a little bowed. Page edge browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.

Stock no. 2123090

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Contents

  • Biggles and Co are employed by a rich father to track down his missing son who disappeared whilst attempting the flight record from England to South Africa.
  • Tthe team fly to Africa looking for the missing aviator. They battle against all manner of problems; wild animals as well as natives in the pay of hashish smugglers.