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EVOLUTION OF THE AIRLINER
Written by Ray Whitford.
Stock no. 1320144
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive look at the principal driving forces and innovations that have sculpted the airliner as we know it today. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Full of b/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 9781861268709. "This book was slightly damaged in transit and now being sold at a special bargain price" red ink stamp to front free-endpaper. However, apart from minimal bumping at corners I cannot see any evidence of damage. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed.

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BRITISH AIRWAYS
Written by Keith Gaskell.
Stock no. 1320143
Published by Airlife. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pale blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. History, Aircraft and Liveries. ISBN: 1840371420. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is a little creased at edges and lightly browned to spine.

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BUILDING FOR AIR TRAVEL
Written by John Zukowsky; Koos Bosma; Mark J. Bouman; David Brodherson; Robert Bruegmann; Wood Lockhart; Leonard Rau; Wolfgang Voigt.
Stock no. 1320142
Published by The Art Institue Of Chicago. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Architecture and design for Commercial Aviation. Large format. Blue cloth, white title to spine. 256 pages with 103 colour, 53 duotone and 216 b/w photos and illustrations. Essays, edited by Zukowsky. ISBN: 3791316842. Minimal bumping to spine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and slightly faded to spine.

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CIVIL AIRCRAFT TODAY
Written by Paul E. Eden.
Stock no. 1320141
Published by Silverdale Books. 1st 2006. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Previously published in a different format as part of the reference set World Aircraft Information Files. A comprehensive guide to every major civil aircraft type currently in service. More than 600 colour photos and artworks. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 1845093240. Bump to top front corner. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased.

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AIRPORT
Written by Michael Sharpe; Philip Birtles; Graham Duke.
Stock no. 1320140
Published by Prc Publishing. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Behind the scenes of commercial aviation. Produced for Greenwich Editions. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. 256 pages. Colour photos. ISBN: 0862884373. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Small dent to top edge of front cover, small patch of creasing in the laminate at lower edge of front cover. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and lightly browned to spine and spine edges.

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80 YEARS OF CIVIL AVIATION
Written by Leo Marriott.
Stock no. 1320139
Published by Sunburst Books. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A fascinating history of technological development. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 1857782798. Minimal bumping at corners. Some light creases at wrapper edges.

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FROM PROPS TO JETS
Written by Jon Proctor; Mike Machat; Craig Kodera.
Stock no. 1320138
Published by Speciality Press. 1st 2010. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Commercial aviation's transition to the Jet Age 1952-1962. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781580071468.

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CHRONICLE OF AVIATION
Written by Bill Gunston.
Stock no. 1320137
Published by Chronicle Communications Ltd.. 1st 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boars, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. 984 pages. Editor-in-Chief Gunston. ISBN: 1872031307. Spine and corners bumped. Pale page browning else contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with tear to top of spine.

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BRITISH AIRLINER PROTOTYPES SINCE 1945
Written by Stephen Skinner.
Stock no. 1320136
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, silver title to spine. 224 pages. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781857802993. Head and tail of spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is creased at edges with a small tear to top edge of front panel.

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CLASSIC AMERICAN AIRLINERS
Written by Bill Yenne.
Stock no. 1320135
Published by Mbi Publishing. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A salute to the aircraft that transformed the way we travel. Square format. Pale green boards with white title to spine. 168 pages. Colour and b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0760309132. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed (affecting book and wrapper). Small tear to top corner of wrapper front panel.

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SILENT SWIFT SUPERB: THE STORY OF THE VICKERS VC10
Written by Timothy Walker; Scott Henderson.
Stock no. 1821020
Published by Scoval Publishing Ltd. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Aircraft of Distinction No.1. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 1902236025. Tiny bump to top corner of front board. Fading to spine and spine edge of boards.

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LEISURE AIRLINES OF EUROPE
Written by Klaus Vomhof.
Stock no. 1821019
Published by Scoval Publishing Ltd. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An illustrated history of the Airlines that did so much to reduce costs of travel for millions of east and west Europeans. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 1902236092. Light crease at gutter edge of first few pages. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded.

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