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This book records in intimate detail the formative years of the Fokker company and tells the story of the men and the aircraft whose work and achievements made that company one of the greatest aircraft companies in the world. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 420 pages including index. ISBN: 0851778178. Reprint. A fine copy in a pictorial dustwrapper in which the laminate is creased at spine.
A complete analysis of the pioneering work of Boulton Paul, its crucial contribution to the development of the powered gun turrets, and descriptions of all its aircraft and design projects. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778607. Top edge of text block slightly grubby. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded at spine and front panel spine edge, damp stain to top rear panel edge (hardly noticeable to front).
2nd edition. B/w photos. 567 pages. ISBN: 0851778089. Reprint of 2nd edition. Light shelf wear to base of spine. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded.
WORLD SPEED RECORD AIRCRAFT: THE FASTEST PISTON-ENGINED LANDPLANES SINCE 1903
Written by Ferdinand C.W. Kasmann.
Stock no. 1822955
Published by Putnam. 1st thus 1990. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Beginning with Wright biplanes and Bleriots, the development of propeller-driven aircraft in terms of speed from 1903 to present day speeds of over 800km/h. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 241 pages including index. ISBN: 0851778445. A fine copy in pictorial dustwrapper which is lightly faded at spine.
Describing in detail the technical and operational histories of all the aircraft built by Westland. B/w photos. 515 pages. ISBN: 085177847X. A fine copy in pictorial dustwrapper which is lightly faded to spine and front panel spine edge.
Eighth Edition, revised and expanded. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. 685 pages including index. Slight bumping to spine and corners. Contents fine. Minimal rubbing to dustwrapper edges, minimal fading to spine and slightly creasing of glossy covering to spine.
BOEING AIRCRAFT SINCE 1916
Written by Peter M. Bowers.
Stock no. 1321922
Published by Putnam Aeronautical Books. 1st thus 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Originally published in 1966, this edition is virtually rewritten and greatly expanded. B/w photos and diagrams. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0851778046. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and slightly faded to spine.
Revised and expanded 2nd edition. B/w photos and diagrams. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0851778054. Base of spine is heavily bumped. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and faded to spine.
New edition. B/w photos. 570 pages. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0851778011. Spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine and spine edges.
New Edition, revised, updated and expanded. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 617 pages. ISBN: 0851778275. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is fine.
Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. 745 Pages including index. ISBN: 0851778364. 6th impression. Spine and corners bumped. Wrapper is slightly edge creased, slightly faded to spine and has a small tear to base of spine.
The design, development, and histories of all Saunders, Saunders-Roe and Spartan aircraft since the T.1 of 1917, with a review of some of the more interesting projects from this ingenious and innovative company. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778143. Minimal bumping to spine. Contents fine. Spine of wrapper is just a tiny bit faded.