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1 Johns, W.E. ; Stead, Leslie (illustrations) Biggles and the Black Raider
Hodder & Stoughton, London 1953 
First edition. Bound in publisher's red cloth, with black titles and vignette to upper cover, black titles to spine. Unclipped dust-wrapper (7/6 net). 192 pp.; eight colour plates; endpaper maps. Gift dedication to a previous owner on the half-title page. A VG copy without inscriptions [some minor dustiness to the top edge] in a generally VG wrapper showing very small chips to the spine-ends and corners (small spots of loss) and some marks to the rear panel. Internally clean and tight. A very attractive example, housed in protective removable dust-wrapper sleeve. This is part of a large Johns collection which we are listing. 6730 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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2 Johns, W.E. Biggles And The Black Raider.
Hodder and Stoughton, London. 1953 
First Edition. VG clean example (some minor dustiness to edges and boards, ibummped and slightly bowed), in worn dustwrapper showing, rubbing to edges and corners and slight discolouration to rear panel. some overall wear small tears, chipping. A decent, housed in protective removable dustwrapper sleeve. This is part of a large Biggles collection which we are listing. 6760 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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3 Johns, W.E. Biggles And The Gun Runners
Brockhampton Press, London. 1966 
First Edition. Original publisher's light blue cloth boards, with gold lettering to the spine. VG+, bookplate to front endpaper, faint tape marks to endpapers. In unclipped VG dustwrapper showing minor wear, light rubbing to top of spine. An attractive example, housed in protective removable dustwrapper sleeve. This is part of a large Biggles collection which we are listing. 6797 
Price: 195.00 GBP
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4 Johns, W.E. ; Stead, Leslie (illustrator) Biggles and the Missing Millionaire
Brockhampton Press, Leicester 1961 
First Edition. Yellow cloth boards. A VG+ copy (some minor spotting and dustiness to edges, slightly cocked.), in price-clipped Good dustwrapper showing heavy wear, creasing and small chips to the spine and corners. The dustwrapper is housed in protective removable dustwrapper sleeve. This is part of a large Johns collection which we are listing. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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5 Johns, W.E. ; Stead, Leslie (illustrator) Biggles And The Plane That Disappeared.
Hodder and Stoughton, London. 1963 
First Edition. Original publisher's red cloth boards, with black lettering to the spine.. A Near Fine copy (slight bumping to spine, minor dustiness and foxing to edges), in price clipped VG + dust-wrapper showing minor wear, rubbing to edges and some minor creasing. Nevertheless, a very attractive example, housed in protective removable dustwrapper sleeve. This is part of a large Biggles collection which we are listing. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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6 Johns, W.E. ; Stead, Leslie (illustrator) Biggles Gets His Men
Hodder & Stoughton Limited, London 1950 
First Edition. Pale blue cloth boards. A VG+ example with bumped boards and ink name and writing to front endpaper and half title. Edges foxed, otherwise clean and bright internally. In worn and chipped dustwrapper showing wear and some foxing to flaps and rear. The wrapper is housed in aprotective removable sleeve. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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7 Johns, W.E. ; Stead, Leslie (illustrator) Biggles Gets His Men
Hodder & Stoughton Limited, London 1950 
First Edition. Pale blue cloth boards. 189 pp. An generally Very Good copy lacking its front free endpaper; there is an inked-in owner's name to inside front cover. Unclipped, VG dust-wrapper is showing minor wear and small chips to the spine and corners (with spots of paper-loss, notably at the head of the spine). Contents are clean and tightly-bound; a little light foxing to the outer page-edges. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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8 Johns, W.E. ; Sindall, Alfred (illustrator) ; Leigh, Howard (illustrator) Biggles in the Baltic
Oxford University Press 1941 
Reprint editionHardback, G+ in original publisher's bumped and rubbed orange cloth with red titles and illustrations to spine and front. Browning to endpapers some foxing to endpapers and page edges. 7001 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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9 Johns, W.E. ; Stead, Leslie (illustrator) Biggles Takes It Rough
Brockhampton Press, Leicester. 1963 
First Edition. Original publisher's green cloth boards, with black lettering to the spine. VG+, in unclipped VG dustwrapper showing minor wear, light rubbing to top of spine and corners and pen underlining to 'Other Biggles Books' listed on rear panel. An attractive example, housed in protective removable dustwrapper sleeve. This is part of a large Biggles collection which we are listing. 6794 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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10 Johns, W.E. ; Stead, Leslie (illustrator) Biggles Takes the Case
Hodder & Stoughton Ltd 1952 
First Edition. Original publisher's red cloth boards, with black lettering to the spine and cover. A VG copy (foxing to page-edges and endpapers, ink name to front endpaper), in unclipped VG dustwrapper showing minor wear, light rubbing and creasing. An attractive example, housed in protective removable dustwrapper sleeve. This is part of a large Biggles collection which we are listing. 6793 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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11 Johns, W.E. ; Stead, Leslie (illustrator) Biggles Works It Out
Hodder and Stoughton, London. 1951 
First Edition. Original publisher's red cloth boards, with black lettering to the spine and design to front. A VG+ example (slight bumping to spine, foxing to edges, endpapers and prelims), in unclipped G+ dustwrapper showing some wear to spine ends and corners. A few small tears and creases, minor fading to spine. Nevertheless a pleasing example, housed in protective removable dustwrapper sleeve. This is part of a large Biggles collection which we are listing. 6390 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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12 Johns, W.E. ; Stead, Leslie (illustrations) Comrades In Arms
Hodder & Stoughton, London 1947 
First edition. Bound in original dark blue publisher's cloth, with gilt titles to upper cover and spine. Unclipped dust-wrapper (6/- net). 227 pp.; colour frontispiece. A VG example with ink inscription to f.e.p. [some minor dustiness to the page-edges; light rubbing to the edges of the book itself. Some light marks to the boards ] in a generally G+wrapper showing small chips and creases to the spine-ends and corners (small spots of loss) and some light marks to the rear panel. Internally clean and tight. Overall, a pleasing example. The dustwrapper is housed in a protective removable sleeve. 6392 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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13 Johns, W.E. ; Stead, Leslie (illustrations) Orchids for Biggles
Brockhampton Press, London. 1962 
First Edition. Green cloth boards, yellow titles to spine. Unclipped dust-wrapper. 182 pp.; colour frontispiece by Leslie Stead. A superb, Near Fine clean example (some minor fading to the edges and light knocks to the lower corners of the book itself; ), in an unclipped, clean dust-wrapper showing a little edge-wear, plus light rubbing to the spine-ends and corners and pen underlining to 'Other Biggles Books' listed on rear panel. A good example, housed in protective removable dustwrapper sleeve. This is part of a large Biggles collection which we are listing. 6795 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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14 Johns, W.E. ; Stead, Leslie (illustrations) Return to Mars
Hodder & Stoughton, London 1955 
First edition. Publisher's maroon cloth, with gilt titles to spine. Clipped dust-wrapper (price of 8s 6d net still shows). 160 pp.; six colour plates by Stead. A VG+ copy without inscriptions [some minor dustiness and spotting to the page-edges] in a VG wrapper showing small chips to the edges, spine-ends and corners, and light marks to the rear panel. Internally clean and tight. A very attractive example, housed in protective removable dust-wrapper sleeve. This is part of a large Johns collection which we are listing. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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15 Johns, W.E. ; Stead, Leslie (illustrations) The Quest for the Perfect Planet
Hodder & Stoughton, London 1961 
First edition. Publisher's red cloth, with black vignette to upper cover and black titles to spine. 157 pp.; colour frontispiece and numerous line drawings by Stead. A VG+ copy without inscriptions [some minor dustiness and spotting to the page-edges] in a VG+ price clipped wrapper showing light rubbing to the spine-ends and corners, feintest marks to the rear panel and a slight fading to the spine. Internally very clean and tight. A very attractive example, housed in protective removable dust-wrapper sleeve. This is part of a large Johns collection which we are listing. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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