ORCHIDS FOR BIGGLES
by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by Leslie Stead
Published by Brockhampton Press.
Slightly better than good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Green boards with yellow titles to spine. Colour frontis. 168 pages.
A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine faded. Front endpaper and title page cut out leaving ragged remains. Cut to bottom of contents page. Couple of small marks to top of text block otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little creased. Spine is foxed - more visible to verso. 'Henry' written in child's writing to front flap.
Stock no. 1405754
- Top secret documents missing and with them a nuclear research scientist demanding one million dollars for the return of the papers which in enemy hands could only mean annihilation, Trying to track down Harald Neckel in the depths of the Peruvian jungle, Biggles agreed with Bertie that they were indeed 'Up the creek without a paddle', and that Bertie's argument with a giant anaconda was by no means their closest brush with death.