Biggles Secret Agent W.E.Johns SOLD
Medium thick (First thus) first printing IN ORIGINAL 4/- DUSTWRAPPER.
The front board is straight and un bumped. The outside edges are a bit grubby. The spine is straight and the top and bottom edges are un rubbed. There is a piece of the wrapper stuck to the top of the spine and a piece has been removed removing the blue cloth. the rear board is straight and un bumped. There are a few grubby marks. The text block is foxed but this has not spread internally. The internal pages are all clean and bright. The frontis is bright and bold. the binding is tight.No inscription.
Dust wrapper/ The front cover has chips to all four corners. The top right hand corner has a 2cm closed tear attached. The top edge has a 2cm closed tear and a tiny chip. There are minor rubs to the front flap and spine hinges. the top of the spine has a 3 cm triangular loss with a 1cm closed tear at the bottom. The bottom edge of the spine has loss affecting the edge of the publisher. This loss is attached to an edge chip on the front cover. There is a 1.5 cm split near the author's name on the back edge of the spine. The back cover has small loss to the top corners. The top left hand chip has a 1 cm closed tear attached. The top edge has a 2 cm closed tear. The bottom right hand corner has a small loss at the bottom edge of the spine. The left hand corner has a small chip with a 6 cm closed tear attached. The top edges of the front and rear flap are curled. The rear flap top edge has a tiny chip and the front flap top edge is browned. Not price cut. The rear of the spine is browned. the remainder of the reverse of the wrapper is clean.1742
- First thus (Medium thick)
- First printing
- Very good Book
- Good Dust wrapper