Biggles in the Baltic SOLD
Medium thick reprint 1941 in original 4/- wrapper(the first edition was 1940)
Minor marks to front board top left hand corner and bottom edge. Minor rubs to top and bottom front cover spine corners. Internally the book is clean and bright,no foxing and the binding tight.Slight browning to text block No inscription.Colour frontis by Howard Leigh,black and white drawings by Alfred Sindall. VG/FINE
Dust wrapper/ The front cover top edge has loss to the top left hand corner 1 cm x 2 cm with a 2 cm closed tear,attached is a 4 cm crease across "BIGGLES" and closed split 1 cm .The bottom right hand corner has a small nick/rub.V shaped 2 cm square loss to bottom edge with long crease. The top edge of the spine has loss affecting the top edge of the title,losing most of the 'BIG and the 'S'. The bottom of the spine has a 1.5 x 1 cm loss affecting the 'OR' of Oxford. The back cover bottom left hand flap fold has a 2.5 cm open split There is a 1/2 cm closed tear to the bottom edge and a chip to the bottom right hand corner. There is a tiny chip to the top left hand corner. Not price cut.
This is a presentable near vg scarce original wrapper.
Replica wrapper placed behind./1757