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ACE OF ACES M ST J PATTLE: TOP SCORING ALLIED FIGHTER PILOT OF WORLD WAR II
Written by E.C.R Baker.
Stock no. 1818431
Published by Crecy. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, white title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 094755436X. Light browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel with a few closed tears to top edge.
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ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939-1945 (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Denis Richards; Hilary St. George Saunders.
Stock no. 1818170
Published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office. 1st 1974. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Volume I: The Fight at Odds. Volume II: The Fight Avails. Volume III: The Fight is Won. Some fold out maps. B/w photos. Published between 1974/75. ISBN: 011772114X. Spines faded, covers scuffed. Contents clean. Contained in slipcase in very good condition being scuffed at edges and corners.
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THE FIRST BATTLE OF BRITAIN 1917-1918
Written by Raymond H. Fredette.
Stock no. 2131464
Published by Cassell. 1st 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

& The Birth of the Royal Air Force. Blue boards. B/w photos. Wrapper has been stuck to book with clear adhesive film (can not be easily undone, without damage). Some browning.
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THE RAF STRATEGIC NUCLEAR DETERRENT FORCES: THEIR ORIGINS, ROLES AND DEPLOYMENT 1946-1969
Written by Humphrey Wynn.
Stock no. 1817791
Published by The Stationery Office. 1st thus 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w and colour photos. A documentary history. ISBN: 0117728330. Spine slightly faded. Rear cover a little scratched. Contents fine.
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AVIATION IN LEICESTERSHIRE AND RUTLAND
Written by Roy Bonser.
Stock no. 2131222
Published by Midland Publishing. 1ST 2001. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. From the earliest balloon ascents in 1813 to modern day. ISBN: 1857800893. Wrapper has some light edge creasing. Small amount of fading to spine.
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THE FLYING BOATS OF BERMUDA
Written by Colin A. Pomeroy.
Stock no. 1817754
Published by Colin A Pomeroy. 1st 2000. Fine condition.

Flying boats and seaplanes of Bermuda. Cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0969833245. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page.
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WHIRLWIND: WESTLAND'S ENIGMATIC FIGHTER
Written by Niall Corduroy.
Stock no. 1817740
Published by Fonthill. 1st 2013. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Whirlwind was the RAF's response to a new generation of armoured German bombers which is expected to meet over England in 1940... Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781781550373.
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THE BATTLE OF HELIGOLAND BIGHT 1939: THE ROYAL AIR FORCE AND THE LUFTWAFFE'S BAPTISM OF FIRE
Written by Robin Holmes.
Stock no. 1817739
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the first British bombing raid of the Second World War, of why Bomber Command flew by night and of the Wellington Mk.1A are all closely linked together. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos, maps & diagrams. ISBN: 9781906502560. Barcode label to rear panel of dustwrapper.
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GUNNING FOR THE ENEMY WALLACE MCINTOSH
Written by Mel Rolfe.
Stock no. 2129277
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The moving story of the hard early life of McIntosh and how the RAF finally accepted him. B/w photos. ISBN: 1904010458. SIGNED by William McIntosh (who this book is about). This appears to have been his person copy, as his name and address sticker is stuck to title page.
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MOSQUITO THE ORIGINAL MULTI-ROLE COMBAT AIRCRAFT
Written by Graham M. Simons.
Stock no. 1817168
Published by Pen & Sword Aviation. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 160 pages. ISBN: 9781848844261. SIGNED in pencil to title page by members of various squadrons who all flew the Mosquito.
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THE ROYAL AIR FORCE OF WORLD WAR TWO IN COLOUR
Written by Roger Freeman.
Stock no. 1817087
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Packed with colour pictures. ISBN: 1854091859. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Blue pictorial dustwrapper crinkled by damp to lower front edge (no staining).
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THE MILES MAGISTER
Written by G.H.R. Johnson.
Stock no. 2128627
Published by Newark (nottinghamshire & Lincolnshire) Air Museum Limited. Very good condition.

A factual account of a two-seater aeroplane used by the Royal Air Force and Fleet Air Arm. Cardwrap booklet. Staple binding. 64 pages. Creasing to rear cover. A few grubby marks.
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