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PROPLINER RENAISSANCE
Written by Graham Robson.
Stock no. 1820736
Published by Airlife. 1st 2002. Very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos throughout. This book celebrates those remaining classic airliners that have been lovingly restored in order that the joy of early air travel can be recreated and celebrated once more. ISBN: 1840372745. Spine lightly faded and lightly rubbed top & tail. Barcode tag and scuffing to rear cover.

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BAC ONE-ELEVEN (CROWOOD AVIATION SERIES)
Written by Malcolm L. Hill.
Stock no. 1820735
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of this British short- and medium-haul jet from its origins in a Hunting Aircraft proposal of the mid-1950s, through its introduction into service in 1965 to its licence production in Romania and its years as the workhorse of many small airlines. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. 198 pages. ISBN: 1861262191. Dustwrapper spine very slightly faded.

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BRISTOL BRITANNIA (CROWOOD AVIATION SERIES)
Written by Charles Woodley.
Stock no. 1820733
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Charting the evolution and history of one of Britain's finest airliners and one of its greatest disappointments. Large format. B/w and colour photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 1861265158. Dustwrapper lightly scuffed. Dustwrapper also has a previous seller's tag to verso (not visible to front).

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FLYING EMPIRES SHORT 'C' CLASS EMPIRE FLYING BOATS
Written by Brian Cassidy.
Stock no. 1820732
Published by Queens Parade Press. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.

Tracing the pedigree of the S.23, S.30 and S.33 Empire flying-boats from the early Felixstowe F flying-boats, through Short's biplane boats of the 1930s, to the first of the empires as it emerged from the Seaplane Works at Rochester on 1 July 1936. Large format. Blue card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0952929805. Top corner of front card cover has diagonal crease.

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TWILIGHT OF THE PISTONS: AIR FERRY - A MANSTON AIRLINE
Written by Malcolm Finnis.
Stock no. 1820731
Published by M.J. Finnis. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Blue glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0951729519. Minor marks to rear board.

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MODERN AIR TRANSPORT: WORLDWIDE AIR TRANSPORT FROM 1945 TO THE PRESENT
Written by Philip Jarrett.
Stock no. 1820730
Published by Putnam Aeronautical Books. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Putnam's History of Aircraft Series. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778771. Very minor foxing to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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JET ENGINES AND ROCKET PROPULSION
Written by P. McMahon.
Stock no. 1319661
Published by The English Universities Press Ltd.. 1st 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Teach Yourself Books. A work suitable for the average intelligent air-minded individual whot wants to understand the operation of jet propulsion engines. Blue boards, silver titlte to spine. 195 pages. B/w diagrams. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed with lamainate starting to lift at front spine edge, ink number stamp to front flap.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1319660
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 13th 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book no. 11. Describing 156 aircraft with 278 illustraions. 13th edition. Spine slightly bumped at top and tail with slight fading. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is faded to spine and has a scratch mark just above '1964 edition' on spine.

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TURBO PROP AIRLINER PRODUCTION LIST
Written by John Roach; Tony Eastwood.
Stock no. 1319659
Published by The Aviation Hobby Shop. 1994. Very good condition.

Second edition. Cardwraps. 436 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: B001CA3JQE. Spine is sunned. Covers have been laminated. Contents clean.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BASIC AIRCRAFT: CIVIL
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1319657
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Book No 38. Pale grey boards. ISBN: 0723200807. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and faded to spine.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BASIC AIRCRAFT: MILITARY
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1319656
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Book No 39. Cream boards. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and spine just a little browned.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRCRAFT
Written by William Green. Illustrated by Dennis Punnett.
Stock no. 1319655
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 15th 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book no. 11. Describing 156 aircraft with 279 illustraions. 15th edition. Slight fading to top and tail of spine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and lightly browned to spine.

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