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BIGGLES IN SPAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1316058
Published by Oxford University Press. 1939. Very good condition.

Pyramid Edition. Blue cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. Vignette to front cover of plane going over pyramids in the desert. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Covers slightly grubby at edges. A few page corner creases and very light foxing to textblock. Single asterisk to half-title page.
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BIGGLES SECRET AGENT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1316057
Published by Oxford University Press. 3rd 1940. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with black titles and parachute vignette to front cover. ** to half-title page. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. Approx. 1" thick. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. A few marks to covers. Foxing to contents. Some page corner creases and slight loss to lower edge of rear endpaper/pastedown.
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BIGGLES FLIES WEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1505966
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1952. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Green boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine, corners and board edges bumped. Spine is faded. Old tape marks to top of front board and bottom of rear. Small address labels to top of front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Dustwrapper is almost in two pieces joined at top and bottom of spine by brown tape. Rear panel is torn from spine. Top an bottom of spine missing. Wrapper is edge worn with some tears. Old brown tape marks to edges of wrapper. Foxing to rear panel and verso. Wrapper is grubby.
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BIGGLES IN BORNEO
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 1405401
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1943. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth. Palm tree, plane & aircraft carrier vignette to front. Title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 185 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Top corners of book badly bumped. Board edges rubbed. Small address label to front pastedown. Top corner of pages bumped. A few foxspots and some light fingering otherwise contents are clean.
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BIGGLES GOES TO WAR
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Martin Tyas.
Stock no. 1405310
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1952. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green boards with black title to spine. B/w illustrations. 256 pages. Bumping to spine. Spine is faded with small white mark to bottom. Address label to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and page edges, otherwise contents are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with large pieces of spine missing. Browned tape to top and bottom edges of wrapper on verso. Writing to bottom of rear panel. Wrapper is grubby. Browning to verso.
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BIGGLES IN THE BALTIC
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1405308
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1952. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Green boards. 6 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine is faded. Couple of marks to front board. Address label to front pastedown. Light browning to endpapers. Foxing to endpapers and page margins. Dustwrapper is in two pieces with most of spine missing. Front flap is partially detached. Some tears to rear flap and creasing to front flap. Browned tape or tape marks to verso of wrapper. Some foxing.
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BIGGLES FLIES NORTH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Will Narraway.
Stock no. 1405304
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1952. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Green boards, black title to spine. 256 pages. 6 b/w illustrations. Spine bumped and faded. Some light marks to covers. Address labels to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and board edges. Small brown mark affects edges of a few pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears which have been mended on verso by browned tape. Small hole in middle of spine. Old tape marks to fold of wrapper. A few light marks to wrapper which is grubby. Foxing to verso.
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BIGGLES IN SPAIN
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by J. Abbey.
Stock no. 1405278
Published by Geoffrey Cumberlege; Oxford University Press. 1953. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Green boards with black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. Spine is faded. Small address label to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Contents are otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with 3" missing to bottom of spine and 1" missing to top. Panels are joined by browned tape which is visible on verso. Some creased mostly caused by tape. Wrapper is grubby with foxing to verso.
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BIGGLES IN THE SOUTH SEAS
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Norman Howard.
Stock no. 1405250
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1952. Almost very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Green boards, black title to spine. 6 b/w illustrations. 245 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Spine is faded. Small bumps to top and bottom of front board. Small address label to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and page edges otherwise contents are generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and torn with large area of loss to bottom of spine and rear panel and smaller areas of loss. Small white sticker to bottom of front fold. Some foxing. Wrapper is generally grubby.
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BIGGLES - CHARTER PILOT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Mendoza.
Stock no. 1505601
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1950. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The adventures of Biggles & co. on a world-wide cruise of scientific investigation. Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. 157 pages. A few tiny bumps to bottom edges of covers. Fading to spine and cover edges. Dark mark to rear cover. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. Some foxing, mainly to text block. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a few small tears and slight loss to bottom edge of front panel. Spine slightly darkened and rear panel grubby.
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BIGGLES SEES IT THROUGH
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1405064
Published by Oxford University Press. 2nd 1941. Very good condition.

Orange pictorial cloth. Front cover shows plane and skis. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. 'Medium' edition - just over 1" across spine. Spine and corners a little bumped. Spine is faded. Covers are marked. Front joint cracked, showing webbing beneath. Front endpaper probably missing. Tear to paper on front pastedown. Some hinges cracked. Foxing mainly to page edges and some margin marks.
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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
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