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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1406695
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition.

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. Bumping to spine and corners. Couple of marks to covers. Name labels to front pastedown. Name and address stamped to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. Small splash mark to rear endpaper. Foxing to page edges. Small piece torn from the bottom of one page. Name written in coloured pencil to margin of page 42. Coloured pencil marks to a couple of pages.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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COMRADES IN ARMS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2123182
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1947. Very good condition.

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. Spine is browned. Some spotting to covers. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Page browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GIMLET TAKES A JOB
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2123173
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1ST 1954. Very good condition.

Red boards with embossed dog design, black titles to spine. 4 B/w plates. 176 pages. A few marks to covers. Front cover is a little bowed. Page edge browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GIMLET BORES IN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Peter Archer; Dylan Roberts.
Stock no. 2123116
Published by Armada. 1st thus 1964. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Cover Illustration by Archer, Text illustrations by Roberts. Page browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Walter Foster; Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2123115
Published by Armada. 1st thus 1964. Very good condition.

Paperback Edition. Cover illustration by Foster. Text illustrations by Stead. Vertical creasing to spine. Creasing to corners of rear cover. Page browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GIMLET BORES IN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2123104
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1950. Fair condition.

Blue/green cloth. 4 b/w plates plus text illustrations. Splash marks and other marks to covers. Front joint is cracked. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing. Book affected by tobacco odour. A reading copy.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2123103
Published by Brockhampton Press. 2nd 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A 'King of the Commandos' Adventure. Grey cloth, colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations. Spine is faded. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing; a few closed tears; repaired to verso with sticky tape.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GIMLET LENDS A HAND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2123102
Published by The Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 2nd 1951. Almost very good condition.

Cream boards, scottie dog design to covers, dark title to spine. 4 b/w plates plus text illustrations. Spine is darkened. A few marks to covers. Book affected by tobacco odour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GIMLET MOPS UP
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2123096
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1947. 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 is browned. A few marks to covers. Foxing. Book affected by tobacco odour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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KING OF THE COMMANDOS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2123095
Published by University of London Press Ltd.. 1st 1943. Almost very good condition.

A story of Combined Operations. Red cloth, black titles and vignette to front cover. Colour frontispiece, 10 other b/w illustrations. 7.5 x 5". 192 pages. Spotting to covers. Bumping to corners. Excess glue marks (brown) to a few page edges of prelims. Book affected by tobacco odour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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GIMLET COMES HOME
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2123092
Published by University of London Press Ltd.. 1949. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Peach boards, black titles and stag vignette to front. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 186 pages. Bumping to spine and corners, with grubby marks. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour. Wrapper is torn and chipped and has some repairs with tape to verso. Some pieces of wrapper are missing.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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KING OF THE COMMANDOS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2123091
Published by University of London Press Ltd.. 1st 1943. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A story of Combined Operations. Red cloth, black titles and vignette to front cover. Colour frontispiece, 10 other b/w illustrations. 7.5 x 5". 192 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Small white mark to base of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; some loss, mostly to top of spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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