Biggles Flies Again W E Johns
Frontis and all other plates intact. No catalogue to rear. The front board is straight. The top and bottom right-hand corners are faded, as is the bottom left hand spine hinge. The top edge is also slightly faded. There are tiny rubs to the top and bottom right-hand corners. The gilt lettering is bright and bold. There are two pen indentations to the middle. The spine is sunned but the gilt lettering bright and bold. There is a small brown mark near the author. The rear board is bright and straight. There is minor fading to the spine hinge edge. The front and rear inside boards and end papers are clean and bright. There are two library stamps to the front-end paper, also to page 47. There is minor foxing to the text block and to some of the margins up to page 16. Page 13 has a light crease to the top corner. Otherwise, the internal pages are clean and bright and the binding tight.
Dust wrapper/The top and bottom edges of the spine and the bottom edge of the front cover have been professionally restored. The entire jacket is bright, and clean with bold colours and no tears and no creases. Not price cut. The rear of the jacket is generally clean with some red transferred.SR
- True First Edition
- First Printing
- John Hamilton