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BIGGLES FOLLOWS ON
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405434
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. 4 double-sided b/w plates. 158 pages. A little bumping to spine, corners and top of boards. Couple of marks to covers. Small address label to top of front pastedown and booksellers label to bottom. Browning to end papers. Bottom of some page edges a little ragged. Foxing especially to prelims and last couple of pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with slight loss to top of spine. Browned tape to top of front panel and a little to bottom of rear panel on verso to mend tears. Wrapper is browned and grubby with some foxing to verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK RAIDER
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405432
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Black vignette of aeroplane. 8 colour plates. Endpapers are maps. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Small address label to top of front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and page edges otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears and loss to bottom of front pane. Foxing to flaps and verso. Rear panel is grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES AND THE PLANE THAT DISAPPEARED
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405417
Published by The Children's Book Club. circa 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. 159 pages. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Small address label to top of front pastedown. A few foxspots to page edges. Small brown mark in the bottom margin of 6 pages and a couple of small marks to the bottom of another page otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed. Rear panel is grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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WORRALS ON THE WAR-PATH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405414
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 4th 1950. Almost very good condition.

Peach cloth with red titles and vignette to front. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Couple of marks to covers. Small address label to front pastedown. Name and address in ink to front endpaper and to verso of front endpaper. Small closed tear to title page. Foxing to endpapers and page edges.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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WORRALS GOES EAST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405388
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 3rd 1950. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 192 pages. A little bumping to spine. Small address label to top of front pastedown. Endpapers browned. Foxing to endpapers and prelims (including frontis) and page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some small tears and slight loss to bottom of spine. Wrapper is foxed and rear panel and spine a little grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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WORRALS OF THE ISLANDS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405387
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1945. Slightly better than good condition.

A Story of the War in the Pacific. Pale blue cloth, black titles, colour frontis. Full page monotone pictures. Ex-Library with County Library plate to front pastedown and remains of labels to pastedown and front endpaper. Small address label to top of front pastedown. Pen marks to rear endpaper and pastedown. Some foxing to contents. Spine and corners are bumped and rubbed. Spine faded. Top of rear board is bumped. Covers marked and grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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WORRALS IN THE WILDS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405383
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1947. Almost very good condition.

The first post-war Worrals story. Blue covers. Black titles. Colour frontis plus 6 two-tone illustrations. 192 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Spine a little browned and marked at top and bottom. A little bubbling to cloth on rear board. Covers a little grubby. Address label and small booksellers label to front pastedown. Dated inscription in ink to front endpaper. light browning to endpapers. Foxing to title pages and page edges. Top edge of text block dusty.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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ANOTHER JOB FOR BIGGLES
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405351
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and vignette to front cover. B/w and two-tone illustrations. 191 pages. A little bumping to corners and base of boards. Inscription in ink to top of front endpaper. Endpapers browned. A little foxing to top of prelims and endpapers. Contents very good. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with tears to top of spine. Spine is faded. Rear panel grubby. Some foxing to flaps, rear panel and verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES ON THE HOME FRONT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405350
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1957. Almost very good condition.

Red boards, vignette of front of aeroplane to front cover. Colour plates. Another adventure of Biggles and his Air Police Pilots. Spine and corners a little bumped. Spine darkened. Covers a little grubby. Address label to front pastedown. Front joint cracked. Browning to endpapers. Ticks to some titles in book list. Foxing mainly to prelims and page margins. A few margin marks.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES GOES TO SCHOOL
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405344
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 2nd 1952. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Even in his schooldays Biggles attracted adventure. Red boards, black titles and vignette. Yellow and black full-page illustrations. 193 pages. Bumping to spine, corners and edges of rear board. White mark to top of rear board. Address labels to front pastedown. Small tear to top of rear endpaper. Bottom of pages have been roughly trimmed. Browning to endpapers. Foxing mainly to page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased with some small tears and some loss to top of rear panel and bottom of spine. Spine is faded and has a hole by the first 'g' of Biggles. Some rubbing to folds. Light foxing and browning to verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES TAKES A HOLIDAY
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1405343
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 5th 1952. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and panther vignette. 8 red & black plates. Spine bumped. Couple of small marks to covers. Address labels to top of front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears. Spine is faded and has tear about a third of the way down. Browned tape to top and bottom of wrapper to mend tears. Wrapper is grubby and is browned on verso.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES WORKS IT OUT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 1608022
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black titles and vignette. 8 yellow and black illustrations. Pictorial title page. 192 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to outer page edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some scattered foxing internally. Wrapper is faded to spine, and edge creased with some small chips and tears; tape repairs to verso with some sticky residue so wrapper appears to be stuck to protective sleeve in places.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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