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JOHNS SPACE SERIES

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NOW TO THE STARS
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1405276
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1956. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Story of Interplanetary Exploration - the 3rd in Captain Johns's Science Fiction series. Blue boards with black titles and vignette to front board. 6 colour plates. 190 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded at top and bottom and a little foxed. Some marks to rear cover. Small address label to front pastedown. Small bump to top of pastedown which has caused a small indentation to prelims. Very faint writing to top of rear endpaper. Light foxing to page edges. Dustwrapper is in two pieces (torn along fold between front panel and spine). 2.5" missing from bottom of spine. Wrapper is edge worn with some tears and creasing. Damp mark to bottom of rear panel which is grubby. Brown tape marks to top of spine/rear panel on verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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RETURN TO MARS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405275
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1955. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Pale blue boards with vignette of flying saucer. 6 colour plates. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine is foxed. Address label to top of front pastedown. Front endpaper is creased. Foxing to endpapers, page edges and verso of one plate. Dustwrapper is in two pieces held together by sellotape at spine and both panels. Top and bottom of spine missing. Wrapper is edge worn and torn. Rear panel is grubby. Scuffing to front panel. Brown tape marks to verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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TO OUTER SPACE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405274
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with black titles and vignette to front. 6 colour plates. Rex Clinton's 4th exciting space voyage. Some bumping to spine and corners. Front board is bowed. Some foxing to endpapers and page edges otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased. Large tear to fold between front panel and spine which extends across spine and into front panel. Couple of other smaller tears. Spine is faded. Rear panel is grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE DEATH RAYS OF ARDILLA
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405252
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The 6th space adventure of Professor Brane, Rex Clinton and their companions. Red decorated boards. 6 colour plates. 192 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Small white mark to bottom of front board. Light brown mark affects bottom of prelims. Small purple X to bottom of rear endpaper. Foxing to prelims and page edges otherwise contents generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased with small areas of loss. Rear panel is marked and grubby. Verso is lightly browned and a little foxed.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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WORLDS OF WONDER
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1405251
Published by The Children's Book Club. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The inhabitants of the planet Krona are saved from unscrupulous space invaders from without and another deadly peril from within. Green boards. B/w illustrations. 160 pages. A little bumping to spine. Small address label to front pastedown. A few foxspots to page edges otherwise contents very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn. Spine a little browned. Some marks to rear panel. Verso a little browned.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE EDGE OF BEYOND
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405224
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition.

Red boards with black title and vignette to front. A story of interplanetary exploration, 6 colour plates, 192 pages. Spine bumped. Fading to spine and edge of front board. A few faint marks to covers. Name and address label to top of front pastedown. Name and date to top front endpaper. Foxing to page edges otherwise contents are clean. Plates in very good condition.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE QUEST FOR THE PERFECT PLANET
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1405223
Published by The Children's Book Club. circa 1961. Very good condition.

A story of space exploration. Blue boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 157 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine faded. Name and address label to top of front pastedown. A few foxspots to edge of text block otherwise contents clean.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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NOW TO THE STARS
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1505585
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A Story of Interplanetary Exploration - the 3rd in Captain Johns's Science Fiction series. Blue plain boards, gilt title to spine. 6 colour plates. 190 pages. Bump to top of spine and to top edge of covers. Spine faded with stronger fading to top end bottom edge. Light foxing to top edge of text block. Contents clean. All plates present. Dustwrapper has been laminated on both sides, small slightly sticky patches to verso of flaps and spine. Underneath wrapper is edge worn, chipped at top of slightly faded spine. Price label to front flap, rear panel slightly grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE QUEST FOR THE PERFECT PLANET
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1505570
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The quest is to find a perfect planet as refuge from the day of doom. Red boards, black title to spine and vignette to front. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Base of spine bumped and a couple of small bumps to lower edges of covers. Top corner of front endpaper missing. Foxing, mainly to text block. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped, spine slightly faded, rear panel a little grubby, pen mark on front flap next to where price-cut.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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TO OUTER SPACE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1505568
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with black titles and vignette to front. 6 colour plates. Rex Clinton's 4th exciting space voyage. Base of spine bumped, also slightly faded with line of stronger fading to top and bottom edges. Light browning to endpapers. Foxing to text block and top margin of a few pages including prelims. All plates present. Dustwrapper is a little edge worn with chips to ends of folds. Spine a little faded, rear panel a touch grubby and front panel slightly rubbed.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE MAN WHO VANISHED INTO SPACE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1505567
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1963. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Another adventure of the spacecraft Tavona in the Great Unknown. Blue boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. Just a little foxing to top edge of text block. Dustwrapper has been laminated on both sides. Underneath it is a little edge worn with a grubby rear panel. Spine very slightly faded, browned on verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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KINGS OF SPACE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1505566
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

A Story of Interplanetary Exploration. Blue boards, black titles and vignette of flying saucer. Colour plates. Top and bottom edge of spine faded. Just a little foxing to page edges otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper has been laminated on both sides, underneath it has some edge wear and a grubby rear panel.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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