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Title: The Adventure of the Purple Cloud

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Title: The Adventure of the Purple Cloud Title Record # 2502609
Author: Captain W. E. Johns
Date: 1943-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: This was originally published in "Boy's Own Paper" in March 1942 as "The Purple Plague"
Synopsis: Tiny locusts growing in number cause problems in Nicaragua until Biggles deals with them.
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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Biggles—Charter Pilot: The Adventures of Biggles & Co on a World-Wide Cruise of Scientific Investigation 1943-07-00 Captain W. E. Johns Oxford University Press  
5/-?Prior to decimilisation (1968-1971), UK books were priced in shillings, or shillings and pence, where 20 shillings equals one pound and 12 old pence equals one shilling. Shillings were indicated with a variety of suffixes, e.g. 3s, 3', 3", 3/ all mean 3 shillings. Any number after that is additional pence, usually 6 (half a shilling) but sometimes 3 or 9 (a quarter of a shilling or three-quarters of a shilling).
157
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Mendoza  
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