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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK RAIDER
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1404982
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Black vignette of aeroplane. 8 colour plates. Endpapers are maps. A little bumping to spine and corners. Small brown mark to top of spine. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Contents otherwise generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge chipped and worn. Some foxing mainly to flaps. Rear panel is very grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES GETS HIS MEN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1404965
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, dark titles and vignette. B/w illustrations. 189 pages. Spine and corners a little bumped. A little foxing to endpapers and page edges. Top of text block is a little dusty. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears and slight loss at the bottom of the front panel. Rear panel is grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1505319
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Biggles uncovers the existence of an International Criminal Network. Lower corners bumped. Name in pen to front endpaper. Pencil lines through many titles on list in prelims. Heavy foxing to text block and a few margin marks to contents but most pages are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped. Also slightly grubby with doodle to rear panel.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES AND THE POOR RICH BOY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1315375
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1961. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards. Green titles. Colour frontis. 182 pages. Minimal rubbing to top and tail of spine, a small mark to edge of front free-endpaper otherwise a fine copy in bright wrapper which is a little edge-rubbed, has a light vertical crease to front flap and is ever so slightly browned on verso. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES IN MEXICO
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2118964
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards. Colour plates. Black title to spine. Things begin to happen at a great speed when Biggles and Ginger are marooned in a Mexican village with three diamond thieves. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. Page 11/12 has yellow glue mark from tape to margin tear. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks at corners; scuffed to rear panel.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES' COMBINED OPERATION
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2118963
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards. 6 colour plates. In this adventure, with some interpol colleagues Biggles, of the special air police, cleans up a dope racket threatening the United States. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. Foxing and some page browning (including to plate pages). Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine; edge-creased and chipped; a little loss; grubby marks to rear panel.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES SETS A TRAP
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2118961
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Biggles is on the trail of an extraordinary series of murders. History and excitement combine to make this a thrilling detective story. Red boards, black lettering. B/w illustrations. 159pp. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and a couple of cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some scuffing; edge-chips with a little loss; grubby marks to rear panel.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES ON MYSTERY ISLAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2118958
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards. Black titles and vignette of island. 6 colour plates. 192 pages. Heavy bump to bottom corner of front cover, which also goes through to corresponding pages internally. Damp mark to top edges of frontis, endpapers and front flap of wrapper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is scuffed and worn at edges, with creasing; a few chips and nicks.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES MAKES ENDS MEET
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2118946
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. Colour plates. Some light fading along cover edges. Small nick/chip to top of spine. Page edge browning. Wrapper is faded with some scuffing and nicks; creased at edges.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES SEES TOO MUCH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Andrew Skilleter.
Stock no. 2118575
Published by Norman Wright. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. Originally published by Brockhampton Press, this was the last novel completed by the author before his death. This is a Limited edition; to 300 copies. SIGNED by Illustrator and Publisher to title page. This is Copy No. 180. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES AND THE NOBLE LORD
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Andrew Skilleter.
Stock no. 2118574
Published by Norman Wright. 1st 2013. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. The penultimate novel completed by author prior to his death. It was first published by Brockhampton Press in 1969 and is among the shortest nobels of the series. This edition is Limited to 300 copies. SIGNED by Illustrator and Publisher to title page. This is Copy No. 180. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES LEARNS TO FLY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Andrew Skilleter.
Stock no. 2118571
Published by Norman Wright. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The stories in "Biggles Learns to Fly" originally appeared in 1934 in the pages of Modern Boy. When they were collected for publication in the Boys Friend Library, the following year, an editorial hand was responsible for many small textual changes and the complete re-writing of one of the adventures. When the collections was published by Brockhampton Press in 1955 again the corrupted text was used. In this edition the stories are as published in the Modern Boy accompanied by the original illustrations. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Limited to 300 copies. SIGNED by Illustrator (Skilleter) and Publisher (Wright) to title page. This is Copy No. 180. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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