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SUBMARINE NAVIGATION PAST AND PRESENT (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Alan H. Burgoyne.
Stock no. 2134128
Published by E.P. Dutton & Co.. 1903. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles to spines. B/w illustrations. Spines are foxed, bumping and wear to corners. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Tissue-guard to one frontis is torn; some chipping/creasing along edges of some pages.

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DE HAVILLAND COMET (CROWOOD AVIATION SERIES)
Written by Kev Darling.
Stock no. 1820741
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The design and operation of the first jet airliner. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and some colour. 208 pages including index. ISBN: 1861267339. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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FADED GLORY: AIRLINE COLOUR SCHEMES OF THE PAST
Written by John K. Morton.
Stock no. 1820740
Published by Airlife. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Blue pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 1853100889. Covers scuffed. Contents fine.

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BOEING 707, DOUGLAS DC-8 & VICKERS VC10 (LEGENDS OF THE AIR 6)
Written by Stewart Wilson. Illustrated by Juanita Franzi; Dennis Newton.
Stock no. 1820738
Published by Aerospace Publications Pty Limited. 1st 1998. Fine condition.

The Story of the Three Pioneer Jetliners of the Modern Era. Large format. Blue pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1875671366.

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JETLINER GENERATION: CLASSIC EARLY AIRLINERS, 1958-1979
Written by Martin W. Bowman.
Stock no. 1820737
Published by Airlife. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 1840371641. Spine very slightly faded.

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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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AUTOCOURSE 1986-87
Written by Maurice Hamilton.
Stock no. 1319733
Published by Hazleton Publishing. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos. 36th year. Foreword by Alain Prost. ISBN: 0905138449. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. A few light splash marks to covers. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is edge worn, 1" loss to top of spine and a small puncture hole to front edge of spine.

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