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MURDER BY AIR
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 442407
Published by Newnes. 1937. Good condition.

A Steeley Story. Blue cloth with black title to spine. 252 pages. Front cover and spine very damp-marked and stained. Ink stamps and numbers to front endpaper/pastedown. Couple of corner tip loss to pages. Grubby outer page edge marks. Still a good reading copy.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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DAILY MAIL ANNUAL FOR BOYS AND GIRLS
Written by Susan French; W.E. Johns; et al.
Stock no. 441763
Published by Daily Mail. Circa 1952. Almost very good condition.

Front cover shows a clown, ballerina and jester. First story is 'Here we are again!'. Johns Biggles story is 'Night Flight'. Spine and corners are heavily worn with small chip to top of spine. Inscription in ink to title page. 2 pages detached but present.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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SKY HIGH
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 813617
Published by Newnes. Circa 1936. Almost very good condition.

The First in the Steeley Series, a young adventurer of the skies. Orange cloth with black title to spine. 251 pages. Covers are unevenly faded. Corners bumped. Front and rear joints are a little cracked. Some foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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MURDER BY AIR
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 813618
Published by Newnes. Circa 1937. Very good condition.

Brick red cloth with title to spine. The third book in the Steeley Series. 252 pages. Spine faded. Covers lightly marked.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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WINGS OF ROMANCE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 813619
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1939. Very good condition.

A Steeley Adventure. Orange cloth, black title to spine. 220 pages. Covers slightly faded and marked. Corners bumped. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Outer page edges a little foxed.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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SKY HIGH
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 811890
Published by Newnes. 1st 1936. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, black title to spine. 251 pages. The First in the Steeley Series, a young adventurer of the skies. REDUCED FROM £800. Two inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Contained in 2nd impression wrapper (only difference from 1st is rear panel book titles). Wrapper has 2cm loss to base of spine and 3 to 7mm loss from top of spine, loss has been diguised by photocopy loosely laid underneath. Front flap has had price-cut - 2cm diameter hole. Rare to find any copy in a dustwrapper.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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BIGGLES FLIES WEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 567011
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1937. Good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. Pyramid Edition. Colour frontis. 6 b/w illustrations and 2 maps. 255 pages. Spine and corners worn. Spine split to one side. Covers rubbed. Frontis missing. Rear joint partly cracked.
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. 625579
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. Foxing throughout.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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DAILY MAIL BOYS ANNUAL
Written by John Bellamy; W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 652048
Published by Associated Newspapers. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards showing boys diving. W.E. Johns Biggles story: The Case of the Two Bright Boys. Inscription in ink to verso of front free endpaper. Wrapper edge-worn and a little torn at spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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SPITFIRE PARADE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 689359
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1941. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Stories of Biggles in war time. Blue cloth with picture of aeroplane and parachutist on front cover. Colour frontis plus full-page b/w illustrations. 256 pages. This is the first "thin" edition of this title. REDUCED FROM £840. Spine slightly bumped. Corners slightly rubbed. A couple of tiny dents to top edge of front cover and one to top edge of rear cover. Slight crease to spine. A few faint foxspots to covers. Name and date in ink to front pastedown. Pale foxing to half-title and a few foxspots to margins of prelims and outer page edges. Pictorial wrapper is worn at edges and slightly grubby with a few small edge-chips and closed edge-tears. There is slight loss from top of spine affecting part of the title lettering. Overall a bright clean copy of this scarce title in its rare original wrapper.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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WINGS OF ROMANCE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 729148
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1939. Very good condition.

A Steeley Adventure. Orange cloth, black title to spine. 220 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Spine a little sunned. Some slight grubby fingermarks to covers. Name in blue crayon to front pastedown. Foxspots to first few pages and page edges.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BY JOVE, BIGGLES!
Written by Peter Berresford Ellis; Piers Williams.
Stock no. 804656
Published by W.H. Allen & Co. 1st thus 1985. Very good condition.

Biography of one of the most popular children's authors of the mid 20th Century - Capt. W.E. Johns creator of 'Biggles'. Pictorial card-wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0863790542. Edges rubbed, remains of small label to front cover. SIGNED by authors.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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