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THE NEW BOOK OF THE AIR
Written by Howard Leigh; W.E. Johns; et al.
Stock no. 1814728
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1935. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth. B/w illustrations. Colour plates. A few Johns' stories. Spine browned, top & tail worn. 2 plates detached and worn at edges. A few foxspots and margin marks.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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THE NEW BOOK OF THE AIR
Written by Howard Leigh; W.E. Johns; et al.
Stock no. 1108251
Published by Oxford University Press. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth. B/w illustrations. Colour plates. A few Johns' stories. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers. 1 colour plate is MISSING. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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