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Biggles Charter Pilot, by W.E. Johns, 1st Original dust wrapper

  • Product Code: 1040

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  • £1,600.00

Biggles Charter Pilot. W.E. Johns, 1st edition 1943 Oxford. Very scarce in original dust wrapper.

Biggles Charter Pilot. W.E. Johns, 1st edition 1943 Oxford. Very scarce in original dust wrapper. The final Oxford title before Hodder took over with 'Biggles Fails To Return' in the same year.

Very good clean boards as protected by wrapper, minor rubs to edges. Tightbinding, 'this book belongs to' plate to front end paper. Minor edgestain to closed page edges. Hardly any foxing which is very unusual aswartime economy paper used. Unusually nice.

Dust wrapper, very good over all, price cut, but 5/- neatly added with tape from behind, easilyremoved, Slight nicks/rubs and loss to spine bottom, with minor stain. Slight rubs/chips to spine top, minor creasing. Two one inch long closed tears to top edge of frontpanel. Pencil circling to rear listing probably removable. Small splits to corners of flaps, minor loss, same to backedge. Minor creases and rub to front. Very scarce in complete wrapper.
Bibliographic Details
Author Johns, W.E
Binding Hardback
Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Jacket Condition Jacket
Language English

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