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Howard Leigh

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BIGGLES FLIES WEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1507243
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1937. Fair condition.

Blue cloth, black title and vignette to spine. Gold stamp on front cover depicting a doubloon from 1717 as shown on b/w plate in book. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Ex-library, stamp to publisher's page. Covers are darkened, worn and grubby. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Front joint is badly cracked, webbing showing, endpaper and half-title MISSING, first page present is frontis. Rear joint is weak, endpaper is holding cover in place. A couple of hinges starting to crack. Foxing and marks to contents. Loss from a couple of page margins. A reading copy.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES IN AFRICA
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1507242
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1936. Slightly better than good condition.

Blue cloth, black titles and sketch of plane gliding over pyramids & palm trees. Frontis and 7 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Pyramid edition. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Covers and spine are grubby and marked with some darkening. Front joint cracked, a few hinges starting to crack. Endpapers browned and a bit grubby with presentation plate to front endpaper. Foxing and some marks to contents. Frontis partially detached.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE RESCUE FLIGHT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 2123175
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1939. Slightly better than good condition.

Pyramid edition. Blue cloth with black titles and vignettes. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Old ink price to top of front cover. Some scuff marks to covers, including names to rear cover. Foxing and page browning. Book affected by tobacco odour. Has homemade 'wrapper' which shows flying jacket to front.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES IN AFRICA
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 2123090
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, black titles and sketch of plane gliding over pyramids & palm trees. Frontis and 7 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Pyramid edition. Bumping to spine and corners. Front cover is a little bowed. Page edge browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES FLIES SOUTH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Jack Nicolle.
Stock no. 2123082
Published by Oxford University Press. 1938. Almost very good condition.

Pyramid edition. Blue cloth with black titles and vignette to front cover showing bi-plane flying over pyramids and palm trees. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. Some scuffing to coves. A few marks. Wear along cover edges. Foxing. Book affected by tobacco odour. Contained in homemade 'wrapper' that shows flying jacket cover.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES HITS THE TRAIL
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 2123081
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1941. Very good condition.

Pyramid Edition. Blue cloth, black titles and vignettes. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 256 pages, Some wear to cover edges. A few marks. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES DEFIES THE SWASTIKA
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1813746
Published by Oxford University Press. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 249 pages plus book list and brief biography of Johns. Two asterisks on half-title page. Thin edition. Boards grubby. Remains of label to front endpaper and a few ink marks. A few margin marks. Text block browned. Cigarette odour present.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES FLIES EAST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1813745
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1937. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Pyramid edition. Blue cloth, black titles. Vignette of bi-plane over pyramids on front cover and spine. Colour frontis. No b/w illustrations in this edition. Light browning to boards and text block. Front endpaper missing (torn out). Front joint starting to split. Rear hinge pulled. Scattered foxing to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with loss and tape repairs, front flap missing. Cigarette odour present.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE RESCUE FLIGHT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1812848
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1939. Almost very good condition.

Pyramid edition. Blue cloth with black titles and vignettes. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine and corners worn. Covers a little grubby with small ink mark to rear board. Ink marks to endpapers and half-title page. Foxing throughout.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES FLIES SOUTH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Jack Nicolle.
Stock no. 2106179
Published by Oxford University Press. 1938. Fair condition.

Light brown cloth with brown titles and vignettes (front cover shows shield and javelin design). Colour frontis and b/w illustrations. 255 pages, top edge brown. A chunky book, 2" across spine. Heavy damage to top of spine, with strip of cloth missing, other has been glued. Small splits to base of spine. Spine split nearly entirely down rear. Covers are marked, with wear and scuffing. Crossed out name in ink to front endpaper. Ink writing to front pastedown. Grubby margin marks; some foxing to pages internally.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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