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KING OF THE COMMANDOS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405279
Published by University of London Press Ltd.. 1st 1943. Slightly better than good condition in a fair 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. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Spine is browned. Board edges are grubby. Small address label to top of front pastedown. Frontis is MISSING. Front joint is cracked. Foxing and some fingering. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased. 3.75" tear between spine and rear panel. Rear panel and spine very grubby. Small pencil drawing to rear flap. Brown tape to folds on verso.
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. 1405229
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1951. Almost very good condition.

Grey boards, black titles. 4 b/w plates. 191 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine and board edges browned. A few light marks to boards. Address label to top of front pastedown. Name and address stamped in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers are browned. Some foxing to page edges.
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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GIMLET GOES AGAIN
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1405227
Published by Youth Book Club Ltd.. Very good condition.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 185 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Spine faded. Light browning to boards. Address label to front pastedown. 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. 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.
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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 GETS THE ANSWER
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1505618
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Grey patterned boards with blue title and scottie dog vignettes to spine. 4 b/w plates. 192 pages. Bump to top of spine. Slight fading to some edges. Front cover ever so slightly bowed. Some foxing, mainly to text block and prelims otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, creased and chipped. Some masking tape repairs on verso which are visible through wrapper. Rear panel grubby. Some foxing.
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 MOPS UP
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1505615
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

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 slightly faded. Light foxing to cover edges. Rear joint just starting to crack. Endpapers browned. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with loss from base of slightly faded spine. Chips to top of spine and ends of folds. Some clear tape repairs 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 COMES HOME
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1505613
Published by University of London Press Ltd.. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Light brown cloth, black titles and vignette of stag to front. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. 186 pages. Spine bumped. A couple of tiny bumps to cover edges. A few small dark marks to cover edges. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Some foxing and a couple of pages have margin marks. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few tears and chips, spine and rear panel grubby, a few fox spots.
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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