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Leslie Stead

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BIGGLES AND THE POOR RICH BOY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1609487
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. c. 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Hampton Library edition. Orange boards, black title to spine. B/w chapter headers. Spine and corners bumped. Prize inscription to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge creased with a few small tears.

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BIGGLES AND THE POOR RICH BOY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1208674
Published by Brockhampton Press Ltd.. 1st thus 1961. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Hampton Library edition. Orange boards, black title to spine. B/w chapter headers. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Foxing to top edge of textblock. Contents fine. Wrapper worn and chipped at edges with slight loss of colour plus indentation from writing on rear panel.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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BIGGLES BREAKS THE SILENCE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1609015
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition.

Black boards, silver titles and vignette. 8 blue & white full page illustrations, other b/w illustrations. 191 pages. Spine and corners bumped, a little marking to boards. Inscriptions to front endpaper and pastedown. A couple of marks to contents but otherwise generally clean.

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SERGEANT BIGGLESWORTH C.I.D.
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 2123185
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 2nd 1949. Good condition.

Blue cloth with black titles. Colour frontis and 8 other illustrations. The first post-war Biggles story. Some marks and scuffing to covers. Front endpaper is stuck to front pastedown. Foxing and some page browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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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.

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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.

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SERGEANT BIGGLESWORTH C.I.D.
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1406214
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1946. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with black titles. Colour frontis and 8 other illustrations. The first post-war Biggles story. Bumping to spine and corners. Fading to bottom of spine and rear panel and board edged. Name stamped at top corner of front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Some foxing mostly to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some areas of loss. Name stamped to top of front flap. Wrapper is grubby.

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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.

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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.

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