JOHNS, Captain W.E. (author). Leslie STEAD (illustrator). Biggles And The Plane That Disappeared. A Story of the Air Police. London, Hodder And Stoughton. 1963.
8vo. Original red linson boards lettered in black to spine, in pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [viii], 9-159; illustrated in black-and-white by Leslie Stead; an uncommonly fresh copy in fine condition, externally fresh and sharp, without ownership marks or inscription, in an equally fine, and exceptional unclipped, dustwrapper (8s. 6d.).
First edition. A private plane, with one passenger, disappears on a joy ride and it transpires that the passenger gave a false name.