BIGGLES IN THE ORIENT
by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by Stead
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 4th. 1952
Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper. Red boards, black titles. Colour frontis and 6 b/w double-sided plates. 179 numbered pages.
Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour. Wrapper is badly torn and chipped, with loss; heavily taped back together.
Stock no. 2123040
- Biggles' Squadron,266, is deployed to India on special assignment. The Japanese have a secret weapon that knocks allied aircraft out of the skies, seemingly at random. This totally perplexes everyone except Biggles and the readers, who gets to the bottom of it by experimentation.