A dull murmur, like distant thunder, reached their ears and brought Biggles to his feet with a rush. 'What is it?' he gasped.-At the first sound Dickpa had leapt for the flashlight. 'Quick,' he snapped, as the floor of the cave sagged sickeningly. 'Get out - it's an earthquake! Ah - stop!' he screamed. A visit to Biggles' uncle, Dickpa, lands Biggles, Algy and mechanic Smyth in a dangerous adventure looking for an ancient Inca treasure hoard.
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Captain W. E. Johns was born in Hertfordshire in 1893. He flew with the Royal Flying Corps in the First World War and made a daring escape from a German prison camp in 1918. Between the wars he edited Flying and Popular Flying and became a writer for the Ministry of Defence. The First Biggles story, Biggles the Camels are Coming was published in 1932, and W. E. Johns went on to write a staggering 102 Biggles titles before his death in 1968.About the Author:
W. E Johns was born in Bengeo, Hertfordshire in 1893. During the First World War he served in the Machine Gun Corps, and then in the Royal Flying Corps. In 1918 he was shot down and captured in France. His first book, The Camels are Coming, was published in 1932.
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Book Description Mammoth. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Book has some visible wear on the binding, cover, pages. Bookseller Inventory # G0603034063I3N00
Book Description Dean, 1969. Book Condition: Very Good. VG condition book without dust jacket. Boards are clean with little wear. Book has clean and bright contents. Bookseller Inventory # 9999-9996564654
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Book Description U.K / Dean, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Book 2 in the Biggles series. This is a reprinted hardback copy with laminated boards in good condition-spine a little faded. (184 pages). Originally published in 1933. Bookseller Inventory # 5424
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