Biggles' Combined Operations - Captain W.E. Johns 1959 - Hodder and Stoughton, London - First Edition In this adventure with some Interpol colleagues Biggles, of the Special Air Police, cleans up a dope racket threatening the United States.

‘Biggles, our air hero.’ -
The Daily Telegraph.

A smashing copy, with six colour illustrations by Leslie Stead.
  Number 54 in the series.

First edition points: Red boards with black lettering to both spine and front board which also has a black vignette (second issue had laminated). Copyright page with with no printing statement. List on verso of half title and also on rear panel of dust jacket, go up to
Biggles' Combined Operations.

Reference: Biggles online 64.1.

pp. 158 [2]. In publisher’s red cloth, spine lettered in black, front board with black vignette. Dust jacket priced 8s 6d net to lower corner of front flap.
  Condition: Near fine copy, small booksellers plate and spot to inside front end paper, in near fine dust jacket, rear panel a little soiled.   Ref: 104000   Price: HK$ 1,500