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AROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHT DAYS: THE FLIGHT OF THE WINNIE MAE
Written by Wiley Post; Harold Gatty.
Stock no. 1319650
Published by The Aviation Book Club; John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1932. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A complete and intimate account of the authors' adventures around the world in eight days in the 'Winnie Mae'. Green boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. Spine and corners slightly bumped, cover edges lightly rubbed. Name in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing to contents. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.

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THE FLYING BEETLE
Written by George E. Rochester. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 2132014
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1935. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, black title to spine. 4 B/w plates, including frontis. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading/mottling to covers. Some foxing throughout; heaviest to prelims and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some large tears and chips; loss to bottom corner of front panel, top and tail of spine; other smaller loss along edges.

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PIRATES OF THE AIR
Written by George E. Rochester. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 1818827
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1936. Good condition.

Orange/brown boards, black title label to spine. 4 b/w illustrations including frontis. Part of The Ace Series. Spine browned, boards grubby. Text block browned. Name & address in ink to front pastedown. Some foxing present. All plates correct.

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THE FLYING COWBOYS
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 1818788
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

The "Ace" Series. Blue boards, dark blue title to spine. 4 b/w plates including frontis. 0.5" split to top of spine affecting the title. Spine slightly cocked. Corners bumped. Small marks to front cover. Contents browned.

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THE CLOISTER AND THE HEARTH
Written by Charles Reade. Illustrated by Richard B. Ogle.
Stock no. 2128343
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, black titles. 8 colour plates. 504 pages. Larger format. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning to spine. Some red pencil crayon scribble to endpapers and pastedowns - also to flaps of wrappers and a couple of other pages to rear. All plates present. Foxing to outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is grubby, creased and torn with some loss.

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THE COCKPIT FLYING ADVENTURES FOR YOUNG PILOTS
Written by W.E. Johns; Arch Whitehouse; Rudolf Stark; et al. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw; Howard Leigh.
Stock no. 2125672
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Flying Adventures For Young Pilots. Large format. Blue cloth with dark blue titles and vigette of a plane to front cover. Eight coloured plates by Bradshaw, other illustrations by Leigh. Johns story is "The Ace of Spades". Spine is bumped and faded with browning. Front cover is a bit bowed, with fading to edges. Rear cover also has fading to edges. Page browning.

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FLYING MEMORIES
Written by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 1609232
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth. B/w illustrations. Covers unevenly darkened. Possibly has frontis missing. Endpapers foxed; scattered foxspots to contents. Book has tobacco smell.

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THE DESPOT OF THE WORLD
Written by George E. Rochester.
Stock no. 2123197
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1936. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with black title and sundial vignette to spine. 4 b/w plates. Part of The Ace Series. Spine is faded. Uneven fading to front cover. Page browning. Some foxing. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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WINGS OVER THE AMAZON
Written by David T. Lindsay. Illustrated by Stanley Orton Bradshaw.
Stock no. 2123196
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

The Ace Series. Blue boards, black title to spine. 222 pages. 4 b/w plates. The Ace Series title list to two pages at rear. Spine is faded and marked. Uneven fading to cover edges. Corners are bumped. Some marks to endpapers. Foxing and browning to pages. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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ACES UP
Written by Covington Clarke.
Stock no. 2123195
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. 1935. Almost very good condition.

Blue boards. Colour frontis and 4 b/w plates. The Ace Series. Includes glossary of terms to rear. Spine is bumped and faded; some mark. Bumping to corners. Some foxing and page browning. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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FOR VALOUR
Written by Covington Clarke.
Stock no. 2123194
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. 1935. Good condition.

Blue boards, colour frontis and 4 b/w plates. The Ace Series. 3-4" split to rear of spine, which is also faded. Uneven fading to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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WAR FLYING IN MACEDONIA
Written by Haupt Heydemarck.
Stock no. 2123192
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Circa 1932. Very good condition.

Tan cloth boards, black titles. B/w illustrations and photos. 196 pages. Fold-out map showing localities War Flying in Macedonia to rear. Spine is bumped and browned. Marks and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Book affected by tobacco odour.

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