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W.E. Johns

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KINGS OF SPACE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1316601
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Story of Interplanetary Exploration. Blue boards, black titles and vignette of flying saucer. Colour plates. Spine bumped. Heavy foxing, mainly to textblock. Dustwrapper has large tears to front panel (tape repaired on verso) and rear panel is just a little grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES HUNTS BIG GAME
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1316600
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, black titles and vignette to front cover. Two-tone illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Small, light mark to front cover. Pale browning to endpapers and light foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is just a little edge chipped.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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GIMLET OFF THE MAP
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1316599
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, black titles. 4 b/w plates. 191 pages. Spine bumped. Light spotting to covers. Heavy foxing to textblock and to some preliminary pages. Dustwrapper is edge chipped and worn with loss to top edge of front panel and rear panel is a little grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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GIMLET BORES IN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1316598
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue/green cloth. 4 b/w plates plus text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Small mark to top of spine. Page edge browning and foxing to contents. Top edge of textblock is dusty and foxed. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with tape repairs on verso, rear panel is a bit grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES IN THE JUNGLE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1609193
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st thus 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mottled orange boards. Hampton library edition. Page browning. Wrapper is edge creased with some minor chipping.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE BOY BIGGLES
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1316593
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. circa 1979. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0603034012. Minimal bumping to spine. Child's name, address and drawing in black felt-tip pen to front pastedown. Light foxspots to textblock.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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EAGLE ANNUAL No. 4
Written by Marcus Morris; W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1507255
Published by Hulton Press Ltd.. 1955. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine, red pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations. 176 pages. Includes Biggles story "The Adventure of the Luminous Clay". Spine bumped and faded. Wear to corners and cover edges. Very light scuffing to rear cover. A few cuts, spot of surface paper damage and glue residue to rear endpaper. Contents otherwise clean.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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EAGLE ANNUAL No. 3
Written by Marcus Morris; W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1507254
Published by Hulton Press Ltd.. 1954. Very good condition.

Green cloth spine, red boards. Includes a Biggles story "The Flying Crusaders". Spine bumped and faded at ends. A little wear to corners and cover edges. A bit of scuffing to rear cover. A couple of light marks to front pastedown. Contents very good.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES FLIES WEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1507243
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1937. Fair condition.

Blue cloth, black title and vignette to spine. Gold stamp on front cover depicting a doubloon from 1717 as shown on b/w plate in book. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Ex-library, stamp to publisher's page. Covers are darkened, worn and grubby. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Front joint is badly cracked, webbing showing, endpaper and half-title MISSING, first page present is frontis. Rear joint is weak, endpaper is holding cover in place. A couple of hinges starting to crack. Foxing and marks to contents. Loss from a couple of page margins. A reading copy.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES IN AFRICA
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1507242
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.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES FLIES SOUTH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Jack Nicolle.
Stock no. 1507241
Published by Oxford University Press. 1938. Slightly better than good condition.

Pyramid edition. Blue cloth with black titles and vignette to front cover showing bi-plane flying over pyramids and palm trees. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. A little bumping and wear to spine corners and cover edges. Covers grubby, spine slightly faded. Rear joint is faulty, glue is no longer holding rear board correctly but endpaper is holding joint in place. Endpapers are grubby, presentation plate to front endpaper. A few marks to contents. Foxing, mostly to prelims and text block.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES OF THE INTERPOL
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1507221
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Red embossed scottie dog design with black title and scottie dogs to spine. 6 colour plates. 181 pages. Spine bumped, worn and darkened. Light wear to corners. Covers a little grubby. A few small marks to endpapers and contents. Odd tear and creased page corner. Foxing, mainly to text block. Dustwrapper is edge worn with creasing and small tears, slight loss from ends of spine, folds and top edge of rear panel. Wrapper is grubby with some browning and pencil scribble to rear panel. Some clear tape repairs on verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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