JOHNS, Captain W.E. (author).  STEAD (illustrator). Gimlet Goes Again.  King of the Commandos in another adventure with fighting France and the Grey Fleas of the North.

JOHNS, Captain W.E. (author). STEAD (illustrator). Gimlet Goes Again. King of the Commandos in another adventure with fighting France and the Grey Fleas of the North.

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JOHNS, Captain W.E. (author).  STEAD (illustrator). Gimlet Goes Again.  King of the Commandos in another adventure with fighting France and the Grey Fleas of the North.  Malham House, Bickley, Kent, University of London Press, Ltd. 1944.

8vo. Original turquoise boards lettered and pictorially decorated in Art Deco style in black, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [iv], 5-185, printed in conformity with War Economy standards; with coloured frontispiece and black-and-white plates by Stead; externally and internally fine, and uninscribed, protected by a near fine, unclipped, dustwrapper (5/-) with just a little dusting and marking to lower panel.


First edition of the second book in Johns' series retelling the adventures of Captain 'Gimlet' King. In this story our hero, who was first introduced the previous year in King of the Commandos, enters Paris on the night train, under the watchful eyes of the Gestapo, to go to the aid of the French "Underground".