Johns, Capt. W.E. ("Stead", illus.)
- Biggles in the Gobi A further adventure of Detective Air-Inspector Bigglesworth and his Air Police, this time in the desert known as the Black Gobi in the heart of Asia
Hodder & Stoughton Ltd., London, 1953.
First edition: octavo; hardcover, with upper board title and decoration; 160pp., with a full-colour frontispiece and 5 plates likewise, along with a monochrome map. Mild wear; some rubbing to the boards; faint spotting and some toning to the text block edges; some mild foxing around the colour plates. Price-clipped dustwrapper is rubbed and edgeworn; mild chipping to the spine panel extremities and flap turns; some small tears to the lower panel; now backed by archival-quality white paper and professionally protected by superior non-adhesive film. Very good.
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