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HISTORY OF TRAINS DE LUXE
Written by George Behrend.
Stock no. 2126089
Published by The Transport Publishing Company. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From the Orient Express to the HST. Large oblong format. Limited edition to 1500 copies. B/w diagrams and photos. Colour photos. ISBN: 0903839458. SIGNED by author to copy no. page. This is Copy No. 1037. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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B-26 MARAUDER AT WAR
Written by Roger A. Freeman; Trevor J. Allen; Bernard Mallon.
Stock no. 2126086
Published by Ian Allan Ltd.. Circa 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. 192 pages. ISBN: 071100823X. Spine is bumped. Light browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and browned; some chipping; fading to spine.

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TERENCE CUNEO RAILWAY PAINTER OF THE CENTURY
Written by Narisa Chakra. Illustrated by Terence Cuneo.
Stock no. 2126075
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Superb colour illustrations. ISBN: 0904568741. Light page edge browning. Wrapper has some scuff and indentation marks, especially to rear panel.

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CELEBRATION OF FLIGHT THE AVIATION ART OF ROY CROSS
Written by Roy Cross; Arthur Ward. Illustrated by Roy Cross.
Stock no. 2126074
Published by Airlife. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1840373261. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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THE MAGIC OF A NAME: THE ROLLS-ROYCE STORY 3 VOLUMES
Written by Peter Pugh.
Stock no. 2126072
Published by Icon Books. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Three volumes: The First 40 Years; The Power Behind The Jets; A Family of Engines. B/w and colour photos. All books are first editions in their year of publication. Light edge-creasing to wrappers. Contained in original slipcase that has a few marks.

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THE GLACIER-EXPRESS
Written by Paul Caminada.
Stock no. 1816313
Published by Desertina Verlag. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition.

Describing the enterprising stretch of railway covered by the Glacier-Express between the two famous mountain resorts Zermatt and St. Moritz in Switzerland. Matt pictorial boards. Colour map of mountain ranges to endpapers. Colour & b/w photos. 196 pages. ISBN: 3856370374. Minor foxing to text block.

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BRISTOL AIRCRAFT SINCE 1910
Written by C.H. Barnes.
Stock no. 1816312
Published by Putnam. 1st 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A complete reference to all Bristol military, civil and experimental air-craft, including a synoptic history of the Company's early growth and later expansion. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 415 pages. Top edge blue. ISBN: 0851778232. Text block lightly browned else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine, light rubbing to top & tail of spine.

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JAPANESE AIRCRAFT OF THE PACIFIC WAR
Written by Rene J. Francillon. Illustrated by J.B. Roberts.
Stock no. 1816311
Published by Putnam. 1st 1970. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive analysis of the Japanese aircraft industry and their products between the late thirties and the dawn of the nuclear age. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Top edge blue. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0370000331. Text block slightly browned else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned with slightly peeling laminate covering.

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FAIREY AIRCRAFT SINCE 1915
Written by H.A. Taylor.
Stock no. 1816310
Published by Putnam. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 450 pages. ISBN: 037000065X. A few small top corner creases to prelims. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.

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BRITISH CIVIL AIRCRAFT 1919-59 VOLUME TWO
Written by A.J. Jackson.
Stock no. 1816309
Published by Putnam. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams throughout. 595 pages plus publisher adverts. Top edge blue. Light tape marks to endpapers. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed with a few small edge-chips, top & tail of spine have a small grease stain.

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HAWKER AIRCRAFT SINCE 1920
Written by Francis K. Mason.
Stock no. 1816308
Published by Putnam. 1st 1961. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history of the company's development, and each distinct Hawker aircraft type, with b/w photos and three-view drawings. Small tape marks to front endpaper else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners, two corners strengthened to verso with a small piece of tape.

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SHORTS AIRCRAFT SINCE 19OO
Written by C.H. Barnes.
Stock no. 1816307
Published by Putnam. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Tracing the Short brothers' progress as engineers to the Aero Club till Wilbur Wright's arrival in France in 1908 and their consequent change-over from balloons to aeroplanes. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Top edge blue. 532 pages including index. Light rubbing to top & tail of spine. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine with wear to base of spine, laminate covering of dustwrapper is starting to peel.

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