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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST

Written by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by Leslie Stead
Published by Brockhampton Press in 1948

GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st. 1948. Hardback.

A 'King of the Commandos' Adventure. A desperate treasure hunt in siamese jungle, which began harmlessly enough as a fishing holiday in the Highlands of Scotland. Gimlet and 'Cub' Peters lead an expedition to vindicate a dead man's faith. Green cloth, colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations.

Almost very good condition. Bumping to spine and corners. Couple of marks to covers. Name labels to front pastedown. Name and address stamped to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Small splash mark to rear endpaper. Foxing to page edges. Small piece torn from the bottom of one page. Name written in coloured pencil to margin of page 42. Coloured pencil marks to a couple of pages.

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

Stock no. 1406695

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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Published by Brockhampton Press. 2nd. 1950. Hardback.

A 'King of the Commandos' Adventure. Grey cloth, colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations.

Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Spine is faded. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing; a few closed tears; repaired to verso with sticky tape.

Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Stock no. 2123103

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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st. 1948. Hardback.

A 'King of the Commandos' Adventure. A desperate treasure hunt in siamese jungle, which began harmlessly enough as a fishing holiday in the Highlands of Scotland. Gimlet and 'Cub' Peters lead an expedition to vindicate a dead man's faith. Green cloth, colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations.

Very good condition in a good dustwrapper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A small piece of label stuck to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and chips; a little loss.

Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Stock no. 2121094

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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st. 1948. Hardback.

A 'King of the Commandos' Adventure. A desperate treasure hunt in siamese jungle, which began harmlessly enough as a fishing holiday in the Highlands of Scotland. Gimlet and 'Cub' Peters lead an expedition to vindicate a dead man's faith. Green cloth, colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations.

Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Bump to base of spine. A couple of hinges cracked. Small brown marks to front endpaper. Some light foxing otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a couple of small chips. Six small squares of clear tape to verso.

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

Stock no. 1505612

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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st. 1948. Hardback.

A 'King of the Commandos' Adventure. A desperate treasure hunt in siamese jungle, which began harmlessly enough as a fishing holiday in the Highlands of Scotland. Gimlet and 'Cub' Peters lead an expedition to vindicate a dead man's faith. Green cloth, colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations.

Good condition. Name in ink to front pastedown. Front endpaper missing. 1/2 title page torn.

Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Stock no. 1706412

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