London, South Kensington
30 November 2005
JOHNS, Capt. W.E. (1893-1968). Biggles Defies the Swastika. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1941. 8°. Coloured frontispiece by Howard Leigh, 6 black-and-white plates by Alfred Sindall (lacking front free endpaper, spotting). Original pictorial maroon cloth, pictorial dustjacket by Howard Leigh (short tear to front jacket cutting 'B' of 'Biggles', tear and nicks to jacket spine). FIRST EDITION.
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