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L'AVION NOIR
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1311625
Published by Les Presses De La Cite. circa 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, blue titles. 190 pages. Text in French. Spine bumped. Contents browned else clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, remains of a small sticker to front panel has caused slight surface paper damage.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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WORLDS OF WONDER
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1501342
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1962. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

More adventures in Space. Blue boards, green title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis and b/w text illustrations. A little bumping to spine and corners. Some cover edges lightly browned. A few small ink marks to front endpapers and M stamped to pastedown. Frontis is partially stuck to verso of half-title page, looks like there's a piece of tape holding them together also slight surface paper damage to frontis. A little foxing. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased, the spine is faded and the rear panel is grubby and marked. Verso is browned in places.
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BIGGLES-AIR DETECTIVE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1309652
Published by Marks & Spencer. Good condition.

Pictorial boards, red cloth spine. Two-colour illustrations. 93 pages. 10 x 8". Covers are edge worn and scuffed. Spine is worn, split along front edge and glued down. Some erased pencil markings to title-page. Some light foxing and fingering else contents clean.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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BIGGLES AIR COMMODORE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1108459
Published by Oxford University Press; Geoffrey Cumberlege. 1937. Good condition.

Stone colour boards with black titles and vignette to front cover. Colour frontis + 7 b/w illustrations. Covers are very marked and heavily worn. 'Chewing' to one corner. Binding is starting to become weak in places - frontis is partially detached. Foxing. A reading copy.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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WINGS OF ROMANCE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2109795
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1939. Almost very good condition.

A Steeley Adventure. Orange cloth, black title to spine. 220 pages. Damp stain to front cover. Other marks to covers. Corners are bumped and worn. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some foxing.
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. 2109302
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1939. Good condition.

Red cloth with bi-plane vignettes to front cover and spine. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. A Biggles Story. Covers are grubby and worn, with scuff marks. Bumping to corners. Binding is a bit weak. Frontis MISSING; half-title page is detached. Some foxing.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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CAPTAIN W.E. JOHNS CATALOGUS
Written by Marvel M. Wagenaar-Wilm.
Stock no. 1108252
Published by International Biggles Association. 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Biography and worldwide bibliography of W.E. Johns of Biggles fame. Text in Dutch. Large format. Spiral bound pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations and photographs. ISBN: 9080142719. Some browning to covers. Contents appear in near excellent condition.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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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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BIGGLES SPITFIRE PARADE
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Francis Bergese.
Stock no. 1108242
Published by Red Fox. 1993. Very good condition.

A Biggles Graphic Novel. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour illustrations. Translated by Adam Robson. ISBN: 0099301059. Some creasing to cover corners and page corners.
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BIGGLES & CO.
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1107890
Published by Armada. Circa 1962. Slightly better than very good condition.

Paperback edition. Light browning to spine.
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GIMLET'S ORIENTAL QUEST
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Leslie Stead.
Stock no. 1706412
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1948. Good condition.

A 'King of the Commandos' Adventure. A desperate treasure hunt in siamese jungle, which began harmlessly enough as a fishing holiday in the Highlands of Scotland. Gimlet and 'Cub' Peters lead an expedition to vindicate a dead man's faith. Green cloth, colour frontis. 8 b/w illustrations. Name in ink to front pastedown. Front endpaper missing. 1/2 title page torn.
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THE RESCUE FLIGHT
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Howard Leigh; Alfred Sindall.
Stock no. 1307692
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. circa 1939. Very good condition.

Pyramid edition. Blue cloth with black titles and vignettes. Colour frontis and 6 b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Spine bumped, spine and corners slightly rubbed. Name in ink to front pastedown. Front joint between half-title and frontis cracked. Some foxspots to contents. Contained in photocopy d/w.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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