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GIMLET COMES HOME
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1405619
Published by University of London Press Ltd.. 1949. Almost very good condition.

Peach boards, black titles and stag vignette to front. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 186 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine browned. Covers grubby. Small name label to front pastedown. Name and address stamped to front endpaper. Front joint cracked between frontis and title page. Foxing mainly to endpapers, prelims and page margins. Couple of small marks to rear endpaper.
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. 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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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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GIMLET TAKES A JOB
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1405221
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1954. Almost very good condition.

Red boards with embossed dog design, black titles to spine. 4 B/w plates. 176 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine a little darkened. Small name and address label to top of front pastedown. Foxing to page edges. Text block a little grubby. Contents otherwise clean.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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GIMLET MOPS UP
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1405220
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition.

Cream cloth, brown titles and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis plus green and black full-page illustrations. 185 pages. 7.25 x 4.75". Spine and corners bumped. Covers grubby. Front joint cracked showing webbing beneath. Name and address label to top corner of front pastedown. '6d' ink to top of front endpaper. Endpapers browned. A little foxing to page edges. Contents clean.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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GIMLET TAKES A JOB
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1505617
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1954. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with embossed dog design, black titles to spine. 4 B/w plates. 176 pages. Minimal bumping to corners. Text block slightly grubby. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small chips and tears. Rear panel grubby. Clear tape repairs to tears on 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. 1505614
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A "King of the Commandos" adventure. Blue cloth, black titles. B/w pictures. 4 b/w plates. 189 pages. A couple of small faded spots to covers, spine slightly faded with browning to edges. Ink name and address to front pastedown. A couple of marks to endpapers and prelims, rest of contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped, three small squares of clear tape to verso.
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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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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COMRADES IN ARMS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1405071
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Stories of Biggles of the R.A.F., Worrals of the W.A.A.F. and King of the Commandos. Blue boards, gilt titles. Colour frontis. Two-tone double-spread illustrations. A little bumping to spine. Bottom of boards and top of spine browned. Spine a little faded. Name and address in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Foxing to page edges. Contents otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is very edgeworn with tears and creasing. Wrapper is grubby.with some browning to verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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GIMLET COMES HOME
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2117860
Published by University of London Press Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition.

Light brown cloth, black titles and vignette of stag to front. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. 186 pages. Spine is faded and foxed. Corners and cover edges are a little bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Half-title page is creased.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1503836
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a slightly better than 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. A little wear to spine and corners. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Endpapers lightly browned with a couple of small marks to front ones. Contents very good. Dustwrapper has loss from bottom of front panel, also edge worn, torn and creased. Price-cut.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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