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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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THE SOURCE BOOK OF THE R.A.F.
Written by Ken Delve.
Stock no. 2126458
Published by Airlife. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Dealing comprehensively with all abbreviations used in primary sources and giving an in-depth guide to the RAF Order of Battle. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 308 pages. ISBN: 1853104515. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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LUCAS THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS
Written by Harold Nockolds.
Stock no. 2126322
Published by David & Charles. Circa 1976. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Two volumes. Vol 1: The King of the Road. Vol 2: The Successors. B/w photos. The story of Lucas best-known today for their motorcar commercial vehicle and aircraft products. Vol 1 ISBN: 0715373064. Vol 2 ISBN: 0715373161. Foxing to covers and outer page edges of books. Wrappers are very faded to spines and a couple of edges; with creasing and a few marks.

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FIFTY YEARS OF FLYING FUN: FROM THE HUNTER TO THE SPITFIRE AND BACK AGAIN
Written by Rod Dean.
Stock no. 1816358
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Over fifty continuous years of flying through the memoir of a man who lived through it all. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w and colour photos. 220 pages including index. ISBN: 9781909808270.

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THE QUICK AND THE DEAD
Written by W.A. Waterton.
Stock no. 1816352
Published by Grub Street. 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Story of a Chief test pilot and the perils of post-war test flying. First published in 1956 by Frederick Muller Ltd. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781908117274.

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THE KAMIKAZE HUNTERS: FIGHTING FOR THE PACIFIC 1945
Written by Will Iredale.
Stock no. 1816346
Published by MacMillan. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A gripping account of how a few brave young men helped to ensure lasting peace. Dark blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780230768192.

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THE INVENTION OF THE AEROPLANE 1799-1909
Written by Charles H. Gibbs-Smith.
Stock no. 2126306
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1965. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

How the powered aeroplane arrived in the world. B/w photos. Wrapper is edge-creased with grubby marks.

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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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JANE'S ALL THE WORLD'S AIRCRAFT 1979-80
Written by John W.R. Taylor.
Stock no. 2126215
Published by Jane's Yearbooks. 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0354005898. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with faded spine.

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FOKKER - THE MAN AND THE AIRCRAFT
Written by Henri Hegener. Illustrated by W.F. Hepworth.
Stock no. 2126129
Published by Harleyford Publications Limited. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

This book is split into three parts. Part one the biography, part two comprises 49 3-view drawings, part three gives a by-type review. Large format. SIGNED by author, editor and others involved in the production of this book. Signatures are on a bookplate that is stuck to front pastedown. Serial number: 205. Spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and chipped, with score mark across front panel.

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