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VIRGINIA PLANTATION HOMES
Written by David King Gleason.
Stock no. 2126073
Published by Louisiana State University Press. 1st USA 1989. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Colour photos by the author. Wrapper is edge-creased with small edge-tear to bottom of front panel. A little fading to a couple of edges.

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SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR 1898
Written by Ron Field. Illustrated by Richard Hook.
Stock no. 1816317
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms series. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. A thorough analysis of the US, Spanish and Filipino armies with chapters detailing the range of their uniforms, weapons and equipment from the US Marines and US Cavalry to the exotic appearance of the Spanish Guerillas and Filipino Bolomen. ISBN: 1857532724. A few minor marks to boards. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.

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THE WEST AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward.
Stock no. 2125973
Published by Little, Brown and Company. Circa 1996. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A vivid narrative that begins with the arrival of the first Europeans and ends well into the 20th century. Over 400 illustrations, many in colour. ISBN: 0316922366. 2nd printing. Bumping to a couple of corners. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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AMERICAN COMBAT PLANES
Written by Ray Wagner.
Stock no. 2125465
Published by MacDonald. 1st USA 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A History of Military Aircraft In the USA. Large format. Green cloth, red and silver titles. B/w photos. 447 pages. Page edge browning. Couple of b/w photos have inscription in ink of what plane they depict. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and chips; minimal loss; piece to top of spine and a couple of corners.

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MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR 1846-48
Written by Ron Field. Illustrated by Richard Hook.
Stock no. 1816016
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms series. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. A thorough analysis of both US and Mexican armies with chapters detailing the range of their uniforms, weapons and equipment. ISBN: 1857532104. Pictorial dustwrapper spine is slightly faded (from green to blue).

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AMERICAN CIVIL WAR UNION ARMY
Written by Robin Smith. Illustrated by Chris Collingwood.
Stock no. 1816014
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms series. The definitive guide to all uniforms worn by the Union Army of the Civil War period from 1861 - 1865. Large format. B/w photos. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1857531744.

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UNITED STATES NAVY AIRCRAFT SINCE 1911
Written by Gordon Swanborough; Peter M. Bowers.
Stock no. 1317352
Published by Putnam. 1st 1968. Fine condition.

Chapters on the designation systems used by the U.S. Navy, the colours and markings used on Naval aircraft and a specially-devised designation index providing an immediate cross reference to every designated Naval aircraft. Aircraft used by the U.S. Coast Guard and the U.S. Marines are also fully covered. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 518 pages including index. ISBN: 0370000994. Minimal rubbing to spine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.

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FLYING GHOSTS A TIME REMEMBERED
Written by Philip Makanna.
Stock no. 1610289
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Combat aircraft of World War II. ISBN: 0283985518. Inscription to front pastedown. Price-cut wrapper is torn at bottom corner of front panel.

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THE ASTORS
Written by Virginia Cowles.
Stock no. 2124792
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Story of the transatlantic Astor family. ISBN: 029777624X. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears; faded to spine.

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BIRDS OF KANSAS
Written by Max C. Thompson; Charles A. Ely; et al.
Stock no. 1815603
Published by University Press Of Kansas. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large, heavy format. A comprehensive source of the birds of Kansas, USA. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Yellow endpapers. Colour photos throughout. vii and 528 pages including index. ISBN: 9780700617821. Spine slightly cocked. Lower rear corner of boards bumped. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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GREYHOUNDS OF THE SEA
Written by Carl Cutler.
Stock no. 2124155
Published by Patrick Stephens. 3rd 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Colour & b/w illustrations. The story of the American Clipper Ship. ISBN: 0850597285. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased, with light fading to spine.

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GALLOPING THUNDER: THE STORY OF THE STUART HORSE ARTILLERY BATTALION
Written by Robert J. Trout.
Stock no. 1815491
Published by Stackpole Books. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A complete chronicle of this famous battalion. Red cloth spine with silver title, white cloth boards. 786 pages. ISBN: 0811707075.

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