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Aces Up

By: Clarke, Covington

Price: NZ$40.50

Publisher: London, John Hamilton: 1935

Seller ID: 5222

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


Front board detached. Front board separated from spine and text block. Adhesive tape repairs to front endpaper. Heavy dampstains to the 8 plates at rear and the final text leaf. Dampstains to rear endpaper and margins of rear board. The 5 plates by W. E. Johns are all in good condition. ; 255, [1] pages + colour frontis + 4 b&w plates + 8 plates on 4 leaves at rear showing aircraft manouevres. Top page edges dyed blue. The first 5 plates are all by W. E. Johns, the author of the Biggles books. ; 12mo View more info

Aces Up

By: Clarke, Covington

Price: NZ$112.50

Publisher: London, John Hamilton: 1935

Seller ID: 003016

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Second printing. 255 pages + [1], 38 pages advertisements + colour frontis + 4 b&w plates. Top page edges dyed blue. Series Title: "The 'Ace' Series". The 5 plates are all by W. E. Johns, the author of the Biggles books. Front free endpaper, half-title page, contents page and rear free endpaper missing. Cloth covers heavily rubbed and worn. Ink stains to boards. Binding shaky. Gutters cracked at hinges. Front hinge weak and loose. Owner's name written in large letters on front board and on lower page edges. Splitting to cloth along 50% of rear joint. Owner's name and address on recto o... View more info