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AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE SINCE 1918
Written by Owen G. Thetford.
Stock no. 1816407
Published by Putnam & Company. 5th 1971. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Fifth Edition. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. 624 pages including index. ISBN: 0370101014.

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SPITFIRE FLYING LEGEND
Written by John Dibbs; Tony Holmes.
Stock no. 2126923
Published by Osprey Aerospace. 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New edition. Foreword by Air Commodore Alan Deere. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. 60th Anniversary 1936-96. ISBN: 1841350125.

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AN OLYMPIC SUMMER TRANSPORT FOR LONDON IN 1948
Written by Paul Collins.
Stock no. 2126873
Published by Ian Allan. 1ST 2008. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780711033092. A few marks to covers. Small stain to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of small nicks.

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JANE'S POCKET GUIDE FIGHTERS OF WORLD WAR II
Written by Tony Holmes.
Stock no. 2126850
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Small oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0004722213.

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FROM SPITFIRE TO EUROFIGHTER
Written by Roy Boot.
Stock no. 2126305
Published by Airlife. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

45 Years of Combat Aircraft Design. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1853100935. Light wear to cover edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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RECONNAISSANCE & BOMBER AIRCRAFT OF THE 1914-1948 WAR
Written by W.M. Lamberton; E.F. Cheesman. Illustrated by J.D. Carrick; F.A. Yeoman.
Stock no. 2126126
Published by Harleyford Publications Limited. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos and diagrams (some fold-out). SIGNED by author, editor, illustrator and others involved in the production of this book. Signatures are on a bookplate loosely inserted to front of book. Serial number: 168. Bumping to corners. Some page corner creasing. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; a little loss; browning and a few grubby marks.

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THE FOCKE-WULF 190 A FAMOUS GERMAN FIGHTER
Written by Heinz J. Nowarra. Illustrated by W.F. Hepworth.
Stock no. 2126116
Published by Harleyford Publications Limited. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour frontis. B/w photos. Spine is faded. A few spots to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped, with a few tears; minimal loss. Some grubby marks to wrapper.

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C.F.S. BIRTHPLACE OF AIR POWER
Written by John W.R. Taylor.
Stock no. 2126114
Published by Putnam. 1ST 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of the Central Flying School. B/w photos. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks.

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BLACKBURN AIRCRAFT SINCE 1909
Written by A.J. Jackson.
Stock no. 2126113
Published by Putnam. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of a great Yorkshire enterprise amid a wealth of intimate detail beginning in 1908 when young Robert Blackburn, inspired by the exploits of famous French aviators, designed his first aeroplane in Paris. B/w photos and diagrams.Top edge blue. ISBN: 0370000536. Page edge browning. Wrapper is faded to spine with a couple of closed tears; some creasing.

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AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE 1918-58
Written by Owen Thetford.
Stock no. 2126112
Published by Putnam. 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An encyclopaedia of all the aircraft which have served with the Royal Air Force up until 1958. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. 533 pages including index. Revised edition. Appears to be an school ex-lib. copy - gilt crest to front cover and prize bookplate to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is faded to spine with edge-tears and chips with some yellowing tape repairs.

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BRITISH CIVIL AIRCRAFT SINCE 1919-59 VOLUME ONE
Written by A.J. Jackson.
Stock no. 2126110
Published by Putnam. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Covering manufacturers A.B.C. to Dudley Watt. One of two volumes forming the first complete reference work on all aircraft ever used for civil purposes under British ownership. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. 576 pages. Fading to spine. A few scuff marks to covers. Page edge browning. Wrapper is faded to spine, with a little surface paper scuffing; some edge-creasing and a few small nicks.

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FAIREY AIRCRAFT SINCE 1915
Written by H.A. Taylor.
Stock no. 1816310
Published by Putnam. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 450 pages. ISBN: 037000065X. A few small top corner creases to prelims. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.

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