JOHNS, Captain W.E. (author). STEAD (illustrator). Biggles Hunts Big Game. London, Hodder & Stoughton Limited. 1948.
8vo. Original red linson boards printed in black with a vignette of a crocodile to upper cover, protected by pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [iv], 5-210 + [ii]; illustrated with tinted double-page drawings by Stead; a very bright and clean copy with the suggestion of a vertical crease to spine, two tiny holes to lower joint, and light wear to turn-in of upper board at lower edge; internally fine, uninscribed, and protected by a near fine, unclipped dustwrapper (6/-) with light edge-rubbing, and mild soiling, to lower panel.
First edition. Biggles and the gang go on the trail of a group of international counterfeiters in French Equatorial Africa.