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AMERICAN AIRLINES: American Airlines International System Map. Folding coloured map, 1949.

Item No. 18414

Item No. 18414

Also another for 1961. The first with wrapper a little soiled.

£25.00

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BERENSON, MIKE (Editor): "News 'N Views". So Long Gang and All the Best. Vol. 1 No. 19. Wed. April 3/46.

Item No. 18240

Item No. 18240

Oldenburg, Germany: Royal Canadian Air Force 8402 Disarnament Wing, 1946. Illustrations. Folio (11 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches), 28-pages. Original wrappers. Some foxing. The inside of the rear wrapper bears c. 24 signatures.

£15.00

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DONNE, MICHAEL (Editor): The Society of British Aerospace Companies. A Lifetime of Aviation 1916-1986.

Item No. 16699

Item No. 16699

Item No. 16699

London: The Society of British Aerospace Companies & Ducimus Books, 1986. Limited numbered edition. Profusely illustrated with coloured plates after paintings by Michael Turner, Frank Wooton, Terence Cuneo, David Shepherd & others. Oblong folio (12 x 8 3/4 inches), 140-pages, original blue cloth, top edge gilt; excellent in very good, very slightly edge worn dust jacket in the original very good slipcase.

£20.00

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GRIERSON, JOHN: Jet Flight.

Item No. 18925

London: Sampson, Low, Marston, [1945]. First edition. Plates. 8vo (9 x 6 1/2 inches), 270-pages. Original cloth, small dent to upper edge of upper cover, neat name & address ink stamped on title else a very good copy in very good & clean very slightly scuffed dust jacket. 

£55.00

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GWILT, C.F: Memories of Royal Air Force Bridgnorth, Shropshire. Signed.

Item No. 16786

Bridgnorth: C.F. Gwilt, 1998. First edition. Photographic illustrations, double-page plan. 8vo (8 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches), 28-pages. Softback. Original pictorial wrappers. Fine. With inscribed and signed compliments slip from the author loosely inserted.

£10.00

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HIRSCH, ROBERT S: Schneider Trophy Racers. History of the Schneider Trophy International Speed Contests 1913 - 1931.

Item No. 14091

Osceola, WI: Motorbooks International, 1992. First edition. Profusely illustrated. 4to (10 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches), 192-pages. Original cloth, fine in like dustwrapper which is now protected by a removable plastic sleeve.

£45.00

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JAMES, DEREK N: Schneider Trophy Aircraft 1913 - 1931.

Item No. 14759

London: Putnam, 1981. First edition. Plates. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches), 305-pages. Original cloth; very good in very good dustwrapper which does however have fading to the spine.

£38.00

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KEITH, C.H: Flying Years. Special Edition for the Aviation Book Club. [Service with the Royal Air Force in the Near East].

Item No. 17709

Item No. 17709

London: John Hamilton, c. 1937. Frontispiece and plates. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches), 315-pages. Original blue cloth pictorially blocked in red. Prelims. & edge of text block foxed else excellent in good dust jacket which at one time had a 2-inch tear repaired with sellotape internally which has left the usual stain ; not visible externally however.

£50.00

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KINGSFORD, A.R: The Airman's Bookshelf: With the Earth Beneath.

Item No. 17702

Item No. 17702

London: John Hamilton, 1936. First edition. Plates. 8vo (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches), pages: 205:(1, advert), original red cloth, headbands bumped in the dust jacket which has uneven fading to the backstrip and slight wear at headband else very good. Foxing to edge of text block.

£40.00

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LAKER AIRWAYS: When your flight is over you can still fly Laker. Build this souvenir model of a Laker Airways DC10 to fly or display.

Item No. 14344

Laker Airways, circa 1976. A folded card with push-out components to make the "Skytrain" aircraft; unused; excellent. 12 x 8 1/2 inches folded.

£10.00

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LOO, ERWIN VAN: Naar Engeland. Bijzondere oologsjaren van negen Hengeloers.

Item No. 17768

Stichting Oald Henge, 2010. Illustrations. 8vo (9 1/4 x 6 inches), 128-pages, original coloured pictorial laminated boards; fine. Inscribrd by Niels Bakker, one of the contributors. WWII . Danish text.

£12.00

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LUKINS, A. H: Book of Bristol Aircraft Edited by D. A. Russell.

Item No. 18938

Leicester: Harborough with the co-operation and approval of the Bristol Aeroplane Co. Nov. 1946. Profusely illustrated with plates & diagrams. 4to (11 x 8 1/2 inches), 141-pages. Original blue cloth lettered in gilt, excellent in a good dust jacket which has wear to the headband and some surface loss where small sticker removed. Neat name & address stamp on title. 

£30.00

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PENROSE, HARALD: British Aviation. The Adventuring Years 1920-1929.

Item No. 18722

London: Putnam, 1973. First edition. Plates. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches), 727-pages. Original cloth; fine in fine dust jacket which is now protected by a removable plastic sleeve.

£40.00

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MASEFIELD, PETER G. & CAIN, CHARLES W. (Editors) The Aeroplane Spotter, incorporating The Bulletin of the Royal Observer Corps Club. Volumes 1 to 7.

Item No. 14757

London: Temple Press, January 1941 - December 1946. 7 volumes. Profusely illustrated. 4to (11 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches). Volume 1 bound plain black cloth, Volumes 2-6 in blue cloth lettered in gilt, and vol. 7 in publisher's cloth-backed boards. Good.

£35.00

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PERIODICAL: The Aeroplane Spotter, Volumes 4 - 9. Jan. 1943 - July 1948.

Item No. 18572

Item No. 18572

London: The Aeroplane, 1943-48. Numerous illustrations. 6 volumes in 5. 4to RAF blue cloth lettered in gilt; margins age toned else very good.

£35.00

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ROMER, B.U.H. VON: Taschenbuch der Luftwaffe.

Item No. 17462

Munchen: Obpacher c. 1938. Cigarette card album with pasted-in 85 photographic cards of aircraft with printed captions (there are spaces for a total of 102 cards). Also 5 full-page plates. 8vo (9 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches), original grained tan wrappers with large embossed gilt eagle to upper cover. Very good.

£30.00

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SOCIETY OF BRITISH AIRCRAFT CONSTRUCTORS: The British Aircraft Industry. A Directory of Aircraft, Aero-Engines,Component Parts, Accessories and Materials.

Item No. 18940

London: Society of British Aircraft Constructors, 1939. First edition. Well illustrated. Folio (12 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches), 231-pages followed by substantial Supplement Francais & Supplemento Espanol. Original blue grained cloth gilt. Neat name & address stamp on title, some marking to endpapers but overall very good indeed.. Weight 2.3 kg thus extra postage will be requested. 

£38.00

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STRANGE, LT.-COL. L.A: Recollections of an Airman.

Item No. 17705

Item No. 177705

London: Aviation Book Club, 1940. Portrait and plates. 8vo (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches), 224-pages. Original red cloth. Very good in like dust jacket which has a chip from the headband.

£39.00

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WASHINGTON BOARD OF TRADE: Dinner to Celebrate the dedication of Dulles International Airport at the Sheraton Park Hotel, Washington, D.C.

Item No. 18416

Item No. 18416

Item No. 18416

Metropolitan Washington Board of Trade, Nov. 16th 1962. Menu printed in gold on dark blu, 11 x 7 1/2 inches opening out tp 11 x 15 inches, with list of ceremonies, guests etc. Together with a 16-page illustrated brochure to comemorate the dedication; excellent.

£25.00

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WOOTON, FRANK: Frank Wooton 50 Years of Aviation Art.

Item No. 15871

Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1992. First edition. Coloured plates. Oblong 4to (13 x 11 1/2 inches), 96-pages. Original cloth; excellent in like dust jacket.

£28.00

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WOOTTON, FRANK: 50 Years of Aviation Art.

Item No. 18523

Newton Abbot: David and Charles, 1992. First edition. Coloured plates. 4to (12 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches), 96-pages. Very good in partially faded dust jacket. Paper of front pastedown creased (production fault) else very good.

£14.00

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