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WARS OF EMPIRE IN CARTOONS
Written by Mark Bryant.
Stock no. 1821169
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Divided into chapters covering the main conflicts of the second half of the 19th century and the opening years of the reign of Edward VII, focusing in particular on the Crimean War, the Indian Mutiny, the Opium Wars with China, the Ashanti and Zulu Wars, the conflicts in Afghanistan, Egypt and the Sudan, and the Boer War. Each chapter is provides a historical framework for the cartoons and caricatures of that period. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781902304403. Vertical crease near the gutter edge of prelims. Else a fine copy. Dustwrapper lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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FRENCH AIR SERVICE WAR CHRONOLOGY 1914-1918
Written by Frank W. Bailey; Christophe Cony.
Stock no. 1320180
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Day-to-day claims and losses by French fighter, bomber and two-seat pilots on the Western Front. 327 pages. B/w photos. Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1902304349. Spine bumped at top and tail. Neat name in biro to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is lightly edge creased and there is some slight evidence of label being removed from front flap.

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SEPTEMBER EVENING THE LIFE AND FINAL COMBAT OF THE GERMAN WORLD WAR ONE ACE WERNER VOSS
Written by Barry Diggens.
Stock no. 2132182
Published by Grub Street. 2003. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The first full-length biography of Werner Voss. B/w photos. ISBN: 1904010474. Bumping to spine and corners. Ex-lib. with ink stamp and partial surface paper damage from removal of library insert to front endpaper. Rest of contents are very good. Edge-creasing to wrapper.

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THOSE OTHER EAGLES
Written by Christopher Shores.
Stock no. 1817878
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A tribute to the British Commonwealth and free European fighter pilots who claimed between two and four victories in aerial combat, 1939-1982. A companion volume to Aces High. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 671 pages. ISBN: 1904010881.

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SLEDGEHAMMERS FOR TINTACKS
Written by Steve Darlow.
Stock no. 1817163
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Bomber Command Combats The V-1 Menace, 1943-1944. B/w photos. ISBN: 1902304969. SIGNED by Fred Whitfield D.F.M. to his dear friend, Dave, in pencil on title page. Fred Whitfield was involved in the attack on the Tirpitz and is mentioned in the book. Also b/w photo in the book is of Whitfield and is signed by himself.

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THE LIGHTNING BOYS
Written by Richard Pike.
Stock no. 1317557
Published by Grub Street. 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

True tales from pilots of the English Electric Lightning. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. 190 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781908117151.

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BLOODY APRIL... BLACK SEPTEMBER
Written by Norman L.R. Franks; Russell Guest; Frank W. Bailey.
Stock no. 2127939
Published by Grub Street. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An exciting and detailed analysis of the two deadliest months in the air in World War One. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 1898697086. SIGNED by Norman Franks to title page. Pale browning to page edges. Wrapper has slightly sunned spine.

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THE SKY THEIR BATTLEFIELD
Written by Trevor Henshaw.
Stock no. 2127889
Published by Grub Street. 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Air fighting and the complete list of allied air casualties from enemy action in the first world war. British, Commonwealth and United States Air Services 1914-1918. B/w photos. ISBN: 0898697302. Slight musty odour to book. a few minor marks to endpapers. Some light page browning. Wrapper is slightly rubbed at edges with a faded spine.

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WHO DOWNED THE ACES IN WWI?
Written by Norman Franks.
Stock no. 2127790
Published by Grub Street. 1996. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Facts, Figures, and Photos on the Fate of Over 300 Top Pilots Flying Over the Western Front. ISBN: 1898697515. Pale page edge browning. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some edge-creasing.

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FLEDGLING EAGLES
Written by Christopher Shores; John Foreman; C.J. Ehrengardt; Heinrich Weiss; Bjorn Olsen.
Stock no. 2127426
Published by Grub Street. 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Complete Account of Air Operations During the 'Phoney War' and the Norwegian Campaign, 1940. B/w photos. ISBN: 0948817429. Rubber ink stamp of aircraft and 'G. Angus Page 6' below in red ink to front endpaper - very neat. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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FIFTY YEARS OF FLYING FUN: FROM THE HUNTER TO THE SPITFIRE AND BACK AGAIN
Written by Rod Dean.
Stock no. 1816358
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Over fifty continuous years of flying through the memoir of a man who lived through it all. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w and colour photos. 220 pages including index. ISBN: 9781909808270.

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THE QUICK AND THE DEAD
Written by W.A. Waterton.
Stock no. 1816352
Published by Grub Street. 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Story of a Chief test pilot and the perils of post-war test flying. First published in 1956 by Frederick Muller Ltd. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781908117274.

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