Fine first edition, with slight scuffing to bottom of front board and several very light red stains to bottom of page block. In a very good unclipped dust jacket with chipping to spine and corners, and a small tear to the front cover that has been repaired with tape to the back of the dust jacket. Wear to edges, and some wrinkling to jacket.
When Biggles questions the mysterious death of a fellow airman, everyone including the Air Commodore believes he is being overly cautious. He travels to the Sudan to investigate and soon becomes alarmed at what the local magistrate has to say. It appears that the airman who died had been shot and Biggles' adventures are about to begin. 'This collection of eleven short stories follows Biggles through many exciting but dangerous investigations'