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SUPERMARINE AIRCRAFT SINCE 1914
Written by C.F. Andrews; E.B. Morgan.
Stock no. 2132894
Published by Putnam. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
New edition. The story of one of the great names in aviation. B/w photos. 400 pages. ISBN: 0851778003. Page edge browning.
Second revised edition with new photographs and textual amendments. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778097. Some small knocks along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine; scuff hole to front panel.
The book presents Cayley's aeronautics. By 1849 Cayley had constructed and flown a full-size triplane glider which carried a boy for brief distances and in 1853 Cayley despatched his unwilling coachman across a dale near Scarborough in a glider. B/w illustrations. A few light scuffs to boards, minor fading to spine and top edge of boards. Foxing to prelims and text block.
True tales from pilots of the English Electric Lightning. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. 190 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781908117151. SIGNED by author and three pilots on half-title page. Spine bumped at base else a fine copy in fine pictorial wrapper.
LUFTWAFFE FIGHTERS AND FIGHTER-BOMBERS OVER THE FAR NORTH
Written by Andreas Brekken; Kjetil Akra.
Stock no. 2132762
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Units, Camouflage, Markings 1940-1945. An exhaustive study focusing on camouflage and markings but also examining the structure and organisation of the force, losses and accidents, unit commanders and junior officers. Large format. Grey boards, silver titles. Packed with colour and b/w photos. 160 pages. ISBN: 9781903223901. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is rubbed at top edge and slightly marked on rear panel.
B/w photos. History of the Brooklands motor racing circuit and its use as an aerodrome. Foxing; heaviest to outer page edges, endpapers and prelims. Some also to margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and nicks; some tape repairs to verso; faded to spine.
A stunning tribute to the world's premier acrobatic display team giving insight into the world of the Reds as author Keith Wilson goes behind the scenes to meet and photograph the pilots and their Hawk aircraft. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780857331540. Dustwrapper spine slightly faded.
A nostalgic farewell to the RAF's favourite supersonic fighter. Colour photos. ISBN: 1852605413. Corners of boards rubbed.
A grand tribute to NAS OCeana, Virginia, and its Tomcats. Includes the history of Oceana and of each of the fleet fighter squadrons stationed there... Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0879384425.
Fully revised and extended. Sections 1-11. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851303668.
Background histories and fleet lists of the UK operators of these types, together with a registration/serial to constructor's number index and other appendices. Large format. Green glazed pictorial boards. B/w and colour photos & illustrations. ISBN: 0851303447. Small chip to top of spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper has a 2" closed tear from top of front spine edge (no loss).
Large format. Blue glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0851302122. Small previous owner's address label to front endpaper. Boards lightly scuffed.