Biggles Books For Sale

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Biggles Works It Out-1952-with unclipped dust wrapper Published by Hodder & Stoughton, May 1952 second impression. Illustrated by Stead-£8.

The unclipped dust wrapper is in very good unfaded condition with a couple of small slits and some roughing around the edges and old Cellotape at the top of the spine. The red cloth impressed boards are in very good condition with some slight rubbing to the edges and corners. Inside is very tight and clean apart from a previous owners name on the front end paper and a couple of pencil ticks on the list of other Biggles books just past the title page.

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The following three Biggles books are all Oxford University Press reprints from 1952. For sale at £5 each.

Biggles Flies North, 1939. Illustrated by Will Narraway. A 1952 reprint with an unclipped dust wrapper which has some tears [see photos]. The green cloth boards are in good condition but there are dents on the front spine and the front edge of the board about mid-way and on the top and bottom of the front board where a hard edge has left an impression in the board and the edges of the first few pages. The board and pages are only bent, not cut. There is some minor rubbing to the edges and corners. Inside is very tight and clean throughout. Very slight foxing to the page edges. Previous owners name on front end paper.

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Biggles Defies The Swastika, 1941. Illustrated by Alfred Sindall A 1952 reprint with an unclipped dust wrapper which has some tears [see photos]. The green cloth boards are in very good condition, some minor rubbing to the edges and corners. There are dents on the front spine and the front edge of the board about mid-way and on the top and bottom of the front board where a hard edge has left a dent. Inside is very tight and clean throughout apart from some pencilled ticks to the list on the page opposite the title page. Very slight foxing to the page edges. Previous owners name on front end paper.

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Biggles In The Jungle, 1942. Illustrated by Terence Cuneo. A 1952 reprint with an unclipped dust wrapper which has some tears [see photos].The green cloth boards are in very good condition, some minor rubbing to the edges and corners. Inside is very tight and clean throughout apart from some pencilled ticks to the list on the page opposite the title page. Very slight foxing to the page edges. Previous owners name on front end paper.

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1980 Biggles Annual-Biggles Flies Again-In His First-Ever Annual. Published by Hodder & Stoughton, 1980. Cartoon strip stories, written stories and articles. Illustrated. In excellent condition inside and out. No inscriptions-£5