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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2121094
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

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. 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

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BIGGLES DELIVERS THE GOODS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1405345
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 182 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Small bump to top and bottom of rear board. Spine a little faded and browned at top. A little foxing to page edges otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, chipped and creased. Spine is browned and and marked with a small tear underneath 'Johns'. Rear panel is grubby. Browning to verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES IN SPAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1405278
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1953. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Green boards with black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine is faded. Small address label to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Contents are otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with 3" missing to bottom of spine and 1" missing to top. Panels are joined by browned tape which is visible on verso. Some creased mostly caused by tape. Wrapper is grubby with foxing to verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1405228
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A "King of the Commandos" adventure. Blue cloth, black titles. B/w pictures. 4 b/w plates. 189 pages. Spine and corners a little bumped. Spine slightly faded. A few light marks to covers. Address label to top of front pastedown. '1D' written in felt tip to top of front endpaper. Small nick to the edge of one page. Foxing to page edges otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with a few tears and small areas of loss. Front flap is missing. Damp mark to top of rear cover and flap. Cover is grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES WORKS IT OUT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405127
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. 8 yellow and black illustrations. Pictorial title page. 192 pages. Spine a little bumped. Faint marks to front board. Some foxing to page edges otherwise contents clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a little loss to top and bottom of spine and a couple of tears. Spine is faded. Rear panel is grubby. Small tape marks to verso. Small damp mark to top of front edge - more visible on verso. Some browning and foxing to verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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ORCHIDS FOR BIGGLES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1405104
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1962. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with yellow titles to spine. Colour frontis. 168 pages. Spine a little bumped and faded. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn and a little chipped. Spine is a little browned. Rear panel is scuffed.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1505612
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

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. 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

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BIGGLES IN MEXICO
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1315620
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. Minimal bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers and textblock. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1607946
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition.

A "King of the Commandos" adventure. Blue cloth, black titles. B/w pictures. 4 b/w plates. 189 pages. Covers are scuffed with a little surface wear and fading to spine. Marks to a couple of pages but contents generally clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES HUNTS BIG GAME
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Kay.
Stock no. 1405062
Published by The Brockhampton Press Ltd.. Slightly better than very good condition.

Famous Biggles Story told in Pictures. Square format. Pictorial card wraps. Two-tone illustrations throughout. Corners a little creased. Binding becoming unstuck at top of rear cover. Contents very good.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE BIGGLES BOOK OF HEROES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by William Randell.
Stock no. 1405052
Published by Max Parrish & Co. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 156 pages. Slight bump to top of spine. Light browning to endpapers. Some foxing mostly to prelims and page edges. Dustwrapper is edgeworn. Spine is faded. Panels are browned and a bit grubby. Browning and some foxing to verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE BIGGLES OMNIBUS
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1405050
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1939. Slightly better than good condition.

Containing three Biggles stories: Biggles Flies East, Biggles Hits The Trail and Biggles & Co.. Brown pictorial cloth. A thick volume. Spine bumped, worn and scratched. Cloth is fraying at bottom. Corners bumped and worn. Cloth is split a little at corners and top of spine. Yellow crayon to vignette on front board. Green mark to board on verso. Boards are scuffed. Front joint badly cracked showing webbing beneath. Some hinges cracked. Small tear to one page. Small pieces missing from rear endpaper. Foxing throughout
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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