THE CRUISE OF THE CONDOR; A BIGGLES STORY
by W.E. Johns
Illustrated by J.E. McConnell
Published by The Thames Publishing Co..
Slightly better than good condition. The Modern Library series. Green cloth spine, pictorial boards. Colour plates.
Spine is bumped and faded. Corners are bumped and very worn. Board edges are rubbed. Small white mark to bottom of front board. Covers a little grubby. Name and address to verso of frontis. Some foxing to endpapers and page edges. Contents are otherwise clean.
Stock no. 1405395
- The Cruise of the Condor finds Biggles on the trail of Inca gold deep in the heart of the Amazon basin. Following a surprise visit to Biggle's Uncle Dickpa, they find him in a siege situation with a group of gold thieves. Escaping from that the trio, with Smyth along for good measure, travel to the Amazon to uncover a lost Inca village, chock full of gold and manuscripts. After a couple of scrapes with the bad guys they manage to snag a couple of souvenirs before an earth tremor causes a hasty departure....