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STRIKE FROM BENEATH THE SEA
Written by Terry C. Treadwell.
Stock no. 1318395
Published by Tempus. 1st 1999. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A history of aircraft-carrying submarines. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 191 pages. ISBN: 0752417045. Spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1318375
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 15th 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book no. 11. Describing 156 aircraft with 279 illustraions. 15th edition. Spine and corners bumped. Some light page edge browning. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some slight loss, is a little scuffed and is covered with a clear film which is neatly stuck on verso of rear flap.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1318268
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 23rd 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers series no. 11. Describing 137 aircraft with 246 illustrations. Twenty-third edition. ISBN: 072321526X. Spine bumped. Scratch mark to base of spine. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly worn at top of spine with very slight loss and a scratch to base of spine.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1318169
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.; Frederick Warne & Co. Inc.. 25th 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer's Book No. 11. Describing 137 aircraft with 245 illustrations. 25th edition. Blue boards with dark blue titles. ISBN: 0723215537. Minimal bumping to spine. Light foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly rubbed at top of spine.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1318104
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 12th 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No.11. Twelfth Edition. Describing 150 aircraft with 271 illustrations. Small format. Pale blue boards with dark blue titles. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Child's inscription in biro to front free-endpaper. Price-cut wrapper is just slightly edge rubbed, creased to lower edge of rear panel with a small tear at spine edge. Dustwrapper is covered with clear cellophane which is stuck to wrapper on verso of rear flap.

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JAPANESE SECRET PROJECTS: EXPERIMENTAL AIRCRAFT OF THE IJA AND IJN 1939-1945
Written by Edwin M. Dyer.
Stock no. 1818063
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A look in detail at the multiplicity of aeronautical designs and concepts that the Japanese developed to try to counter the Allied onslaught of World War II. Large format. Grey boards, silver title to spine. 160 pages including index. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9781857803174. Minor mark to front board.

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BOEING AIRCRAFT SINCE 1916
Written by Peter M. Bowers.
Stock no. 1818014
Published by Putnam Aeronautical Books. 1st thus 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Originally published in 1966, this edition is virtually rewritten and greatly expanded. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778046. Minor foxing to top edge of text block.

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SAILPLANES 1920 - 1945
Written by Martin Simons.
Stock no. 1817933
Published by Equip. 2nd 2006. Slightly better than very good condition.

Describing and illustrating more than 120 types of sailplane, designed, built and flown in many countries during the quarter century following the first organised gliding competition on the Wasserkuppe in 1920. Large format. B/w pictorial boards. B/w photos and colour diagrams throughout. ISBN: 3980677346. 2nd revised edition. Fading to spine and spine edges.

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HUNGARIAN EAGLES: A MAGYAR KIRALYI HONVED LEGIERO 1920-1945
Written by Gyula Sarhidai; Gyorgy Punka; Viktor Kozlik.
Stock no. 1817913
Published by Hikoki Publications. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Hungarian Air Forces. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos, colour & b/w illustrations. 62 pages. ISBN: 095198991X. Slight creasing to card covers. Contents clean.

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BLUE SKIES, ORANGE WINGS: THE GLOBAL REACH OF DUTCH AVIATION IN WAR AND PEACE 1914-1945
Written by Ryan K. Noppen.
Stock no. 1817903
Published by Wm. B. Eerdmans. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive study of the early years of Dutch commercial and military aviation. Large, oblong format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations & b/w photos. XIII and 338 pages including index. ISBN: 9780802848703.

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HAWKER AIRCRAFT SINCE 1920
Written by Francis K. Mason.
Stock no. 2131593
Published by Putnam Aeronautical Books. 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Hawker products are described in great detail and illustrated by photographs and drawings. 657 pages. 3rd edition. ISBN: 0851778399. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased with some fading to spine.

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SUPERMARINE AIRCRAFT SINCE 1914
Written by C.F. Andrews; E.B. Morgan.
Stock no. 2131591
Published by Naval Institute Press. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

USA edition. The story of one of the great names in aviation. B/w photos. 399 pages. ISBN: 0870216147. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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