BIGGLES IN AFRICA
by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1936
Slightly better than good condition. Blue cloth, black titles and sketch of plane gliding over pyramids & palm trees. Frontis and 7 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Pyramid edition.
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.
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- 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.