Aviation


BAU, P. LO: A History of British Airways Helicopters and its Predecessors since 1947.

Item No. 14978

Tonbridge: Air-Britain, 1985. First edition. Illustrations. Folio, (11 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches), 56-pages. Softback. Original blue pictorial glazed wrappers. Upper fore-corner bumped else very good.

£22.00

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BURGE, SQUADRON LEADER C.G. [Editor]: The Air Annual of the British Empire, 1929. (Tenth Year of Publication).

London: Gale & Polden, 1939. First edition. Numerous illustrations in the text. Large 8vo (10 x 6 1/2 inches), 480-pages plus advertisements. Original blue cloth. Headbands bruised, extremities rubbed, repaired tear to backstrip otherwise very sound.

£50.00

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COBHAM, SIR ALAN: Twenty Thousand Miles in a Flying Boat. My Flight Round Africa.

London: Harrap, 1931. First reprint. Plates, folding map. 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches), 250-pages. Original blue cloth; heaband bruised, some rubbing, generally very sound. School prize label on front free-endpaper and arms in gilt on upper cover.

£10.00

Enquire Item No. 13992


DEEDMAN, SID: Ringwood Papers No. 5. R.A.F. Ibsley 1941-1947. Part 2. The Operations of a Wartime Airfield.

Ringwood, Hants: A. E. Baker, 1997. First edition. Plates. 8vo, pp.68, softcover; a very good copy.

£16.00

Enquire Item No. 11112


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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EVES, EDWARD: The Schneider Trophy Story.

Item No. 14100

Shrewsbury: Airlife, 2001. First edition. Profusely illustrated. 4to (11 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches), 253-pages. Original cloth; fine in like dustwrapper which is now protected by a removable plastic sleeve.

£50.00

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FRANCILLON, RENE J: McDonnell Douglas Aircraft since 1920.

Item No. 14766

London: Putnam, 1979. First edition. Plates. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches), 721-pages. Original cloth; good in good dustwrapper which has sunning to the spine and some light curling at headbands.

£28.00

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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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HUBBARD, T. O'B; LEDEBOER, J.H; and TURNER, C.C: The Aeroplane, an Elementary Text-Book of the Principles of Dynamic Flight.

London: Longmans, 1911. First edition. Plates and diagrams. 8vo, pp. x:127, original red cloth, no dustwrapper; binding unevenly faded, some light foxing. With prospectus for W. E. Dommett's "Aeroplanes and Airships" 1915 loosely inserted.

£18.00

Enquire Item No. 3978


HYDE, H. MONTGOMERY: British Air Policy Between the Wars 1918-1939.

London: Heinemann, 1976. First edition. Plates. 8vo (9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches), 539-pages. Original black cloth; very slightly rubbed at joints else very good. Signature on front free endpaper. Cut panels of dust jacket loosely inserted at end.

£60.00

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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.

£45.00

Enquire Item No. 14759


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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LEWIS, PETER: British Racing and Record-Breaking Aircraft.

Item No. 14757

London: Putnam, 1971. First edition. Plates. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches), 496-pages. Original cloth; very slight foxing to prelims. else very good in slightly edge rubbed very good dustwrapper which has slight fading to the spine.

£38.00

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

Item No. 14785

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, vols. 2-6 in blue cloth lettered in gilt, and vol. 7 in publisher's cloth-backed boards. Good.

£70.00

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NESBITT-DUFORT, WING COMMANDER JOHN: Black Lysander.

Item No. 14984

London: Jarrolds, 1973. First edition. Plates. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), 184-pages. Original cloth; very good indeed in like dustwrapper.

£40.00

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OPDYCKE, LEONARD E: French Aeroplanes before the Great War.

Item No. 14089

Atglen, PA: Schiffer Military History, 1999. First edition. Profusely illustrated. 4to (11 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches), 288-pages. Original cloth, fine in like dustwrapper which is now protected by a removable plastic sleeve. Extremely heavy, extra postage charges will be requested.

£50.00

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RAMSEY, WINSTON G. (Editor): The Battle of Britain Then and Now.

Item No. 15001

London: Battle of Britain International, 1982. First revised edition. Profusely illustrated. Folio (12 x 8 1/2 inches), 816-pages. Original cloth; very good in good dustwrapper which has creasing at headband. Very heavy, extra postage will be requested.

£20.00

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SILVESTER, JOHN: Percival & Hunting Aircraft.

Item No. 13995

Luton: R. J. Sylvester, 1987. First edition. Illustrations. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches), 204-pages. Original cloth; very good in like dustwrapper.

£25.00

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STROUD, JOHN: Annals of British and Commonwealth Air Transport 1919 - 1960.

Item No. 14755

London: Putnam, 1962. First edition. Plates. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches), 675-pages. Original cloth; some fading at head of spine where dustwrapper incomplete else good, the wrapper edge chipped, edge creased

£42.00

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TAPPER, OLIVER: Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft since 1913.

Item No. 14771

London: Putnam, 1973. First edition. Plates. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches), 390-pages. Original cloth; a little light foxing to prelims. else very good in good price-clipped dustwrapper.

£35.00

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TAYLOR, MICHAEL J.H. [Editor]: Jane's Aviation Review 1983-84. Third Year of Issue.

London: Jane's Publishing, 1983. First edition. Black & white photographic illustrations. 4to, pp.176, original glazed boards; spine slightly faded and with a small puncture to rear cover at spine edge; page-edges spotted; faint spotted marks to half-title; slight warp to binding.

£10.00

Enquire Item No. 7413


WEBSTER, C. & FRANKLAND, N: The Stragtegic Air Offensive against Germany 1939-1945. 4 volumes (complete). In the History of the Second World War, United Kingdom Military Series.

Item No. 15983

London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1961. First editions. Plates, folding maps. 4 volumes 8vo (10 x 6 1/2 inches), pages: 522; 322; 332; & 530. Original green cloth with black/gilt lettering pieces. Good, no dust jackets. Signature on front free endpapers. Heavy, extra overseas postage will be requested.

£160.00

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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.

£20.00

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