Biggles Takes It Rough

JOHNS, Captain W.E. (author). Leslie STEAD (illustrator). Biggles Takes It Rough.

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JOHNS, Captain W.E. (author). Leslie STEAD (illustrator). Biggles Takes It Rough. Leicester; Brockhampton Press. 1963.

8vo. Original mid-green linson boards lettered in black to spine, pictorial map front endpapers, in pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [vi], 7-184; illustrated with a coloured frontispiece by Stead; externally and internally fine, without ownership marks, in a fine, unclipped dustwrapper (8/6).
First edition. Biggles is faced with an inscrutable enemy: "Was Tola's island castle uninhabited? Who was playing for such high stakes that they were prepared to scuttle Rod Macaster's cabin-cruiser?" (Preface). The front endpaper shows a map of the Island of Tola.

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