The Adventures of Biggles #1

Strato Publications Ltd.

United Kingdom

Published
April 1959
Page count
68
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 GBP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/956793

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Biggles) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Biggles
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Art
Albert de Vine, line art [credited as A. De Vine]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

First print
Australia
The Adventures of Biggles (Action Comics, 1953 series) #19 ([February 1955?])
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Jet Trainers Illustration, 1 page

"The Gloster Meteor T7 is a tandem two seater."

Featuring

Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 2. The Kidnapped Scientist (The Adventures of Biggles) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Biggles
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
, author [as Capt. W. E. Johns]
Art
Albert de Vine, line art [as A. De Vine]
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 3. Middle East Hazard (The Adventures of Biggles) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Biggles
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
, author [as Capt. W. E. Johns]
Art
Albert de Vine, line art [as A. De Vine]
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Tim Valour Commander of the Famous Tigerhawks) Comic story, 14 pages

"There is a pilot down here, he bailed out safely but apparently was badly injured when he landed…"

Featuring

Feature
Tim Valour Commander of the Famous Tigerhawks
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
John Dixon, scripter [signed]
Art
John Dixon, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 5. Operation Earthquake (The Crimson Comet) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Crimson Comet
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
John Dixon, scripter [signed]
Art
John Dixon, line art [signed]
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

First print
Australia
The Crimson Comet Comic (Action Comics, 1952? series) #69 ([1955?])
Operation Earthquake
Show/hide 6. Look Out for the Adventures of Biggles Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art (illustration)
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 7. Wonderful Western Comics Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art (illustration)
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 74226

Entry created

  • 09/06/2012

Cover added

  • 14/01/2021

Last updated

  • 08/02/2021