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Humphrey Milford

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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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THE BIGGLES OMNIBUS
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2123168
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1938. Good condition.

Containing three Biggles stories: Biggles Flies East, Biggles Hits The Trail and Biggles & Co.. Brown pictorial cloth. A thick volume. Dark marks to spine. Scuff marks to covers; some to rear cover have loss of cloth. Bookplate to front endpaper. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper and to half-title page. Foxing and page browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.
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 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 CHARTER PILOT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Mendoza.
Stock no. 2123062
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1st 1943. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, dodo & crocodile vignette. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 157 pages. Some wear and a bit of scuffing to covers. Front boards a little bowed. Belongs to label has been stuck to front endpaper. Some foxing. Book affected by tobacco odour.
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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THE BIGGLES OMNIBUS
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1405050
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1939. Slightly better than good condition.

Containing three Biggles stories: Biggles Flies East, Biggles Hits The Trail and Biggles & Co.. Brown pictorial cloth. A thick volume. Spine bumped, worn and scratched. Cloth is fraying at bottom. Corners bumped and worn. Cloth is split a little at corners and top of spine. Yellow crayon to vignette on front board. Green mark to board on verso. Boards are scuffed. Front joint badly cracked showing webbing beneath. Some hinges cracked. Small tear to one page. Small pieces missing from rear endpaper. Foxing throughout
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE BIGGLES FLYING OMNIBUS
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1405046
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1941. Almost very good condition.

Contains 'Biggles Flies North,...South,...West'. B/w illustrations. Blue cloth, vignette of biplanes on front cover. 255 pages. Spine bumped and darkened with small split in cloth at back. Corners bumped and rubbed. Foxing and a few small marks to covers. Rear joint cracked. Inscription in ink to top of front pastedown. Slight wrinkling to first few page edges. Some foxing and a few marks mostly to page edges. Text block edges are grubby.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES CHARTER PILOT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Mendoza.
Stock no. 2118395
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1943. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Red cloth, dodo & crocodile vignette. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 157 pages. Some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is badly torn and creased, with some loss to rear panel; yellowing and brittle tape to edges.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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