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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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BIGGLES FLIES SOUTH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Jack Nicolle.
Stock no. 1507241
Published by Oxford University Press. 1938. Slightly better than 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. A little bumping and wear to spine corners and cover edges. Covers grubby, spine slightly faded. Rear joint is faulty, glue is no longer holding rear board correctly but endpaper is holding joint in place. Endpapers are grubby, presentation plate to front endpaper. A few marks to contents. Foxing, mostly to prelims and text block.
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 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 IN BORNEO
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2123064
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1st AUSTRALIA 1946. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Australian edition. Cream boards, black title to spine and vignette to front board. 183 pages. Some uneven browning/darkening to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Heavy page browning. Book affected by tobacco odour. Wrapper is badly torn and chipped with some loss; some tape repairs to verso.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES IN THE BALTIC
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 2123055
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1949. Good condition.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine is very browned. Covers are unevenly browned. Foxing. Book affected by tobacco odour. Contained in homemade wrapper that shows 'flying' jacket cover to front panel.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES IN BORNEO
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 2123053
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1943. Good condition.

Green cloth. Palm tree, plane & aircraft carrier vignette to front. Title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 185 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some grubby marks to covers. A little foxing, mostly to outer page edges. A few margin marks. 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. 2123042
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Adventures of Biggles & Co. On a World-Wide Cruise of Scientific Investigation. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and tears; repaired to verso with sticky tape; a bit of loss to top of spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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