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GIMLET GETS THE ANSWER
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1316612
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1952. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Grey patterned boards with blue title and scottie dog vignettes to spine. 4 b/w plates. 192 pages. Minimal bumping to spine. This is publisher's file copy no. 26772. Some foxing to textblock else contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed with a tiny tear to lower edge of front panel, rear panel is just a little grubby. A few foxspots to verso of wrapper. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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GIMLET GOES AGAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1316608
Published by University of London Press. 1st 1944. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

King of the Commandos in another adventure with fighting France and the Grey Fleas of the North. Blue/green cloth, vignette of commando on front cover. Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Indentation to top edge of front cover. Front joint cracked. Foxing and some grubby fingermarks to page margins. Textblock is grubby. Dustwrapper grubby and edge worn with slight loss to top of spine.
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. 1316599
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, black titles. 4 b/w plates. 191 pages. Spine bumped. Light spotting to covers. Heavy foxing to textblock and to some preliminary pages. Dustwrapper is edge chipped and worn with loss to top edge of front panel and rear panel is a little grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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GIMLET BORES IN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1316598
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue/green cloth. 4 b/w plates plus text illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Small mark to top of spine. Page edge browning and foxing to contents. Top edge of textblock is dusty and foxed. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with tape repairs on verso, rear panel is a bit grubby.
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. 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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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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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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GIMLET GOES AGAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2123086
Published by University of London Press Ltd.. 1949. Almost very good condition.

Blue/green boards, black titles and archer vignette to front. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 185 pages. Spine is very browned; as are a few cover edges. Uneven browning to rest of covers. Foxing. Frontis is partially detached, with a bit of edge-creasing. Book affected by tobacco odour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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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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