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BRITISH SECRET PROJECTS: FIGHTERS & BOMBERS 1935-1950
Written by Tony Buttler.
Stock no. 1822077
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 2004. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Emphasis on unbuilt designs that competed with those that flew, and the aircraft influenced by World War Two - projects that were prepared from the mid-1930s in the knowledge that war was coming through to some which appeared after the war was over. Large format. Grey boards, silver title to spine. Mainly b/w photos & illustrations with a few colour photos. 240 pages including index. ISBN: 1857801792. Spine & corners bumped. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is creased across the lower edge of front panel.

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BRITISH SECRET PROJECTS: JET BOMBER SINCE 1949
Written by Tony Buttler.
Stock no. 1822074
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The design and development of the British bomber since the end of World War Two. The subtitle date, 1949, refers to the first flight of the Canberra, Britain's first jet bomber. Large format. Colour and b/w photos, and b/w diagrams. 224 pages. ISBN: 185780130X. Base of spine bumped. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly edge creased.

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BRITISH SECRET PROJECTS: JET FIGHTERS SINCE 1950
Written by Tony Buttler.
Stock no. 1822071
Published by Midland Publishing. 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A unique insight into a secret world where the public had little idea of what was going on, while at the same time presenting a coherent picture of British fighter development and evolution. Large format. Colour and b/w photos, and b/w diagrams. 176 pages. ISBN: 9781857800951. Reprint. Base of spine of book and dustwrapper lightly bumped. Else a fine copy.

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BRITISH AIRLINER PROTOTYPES SINCE 1945
Written by Stephen Skinner.
Stock no. 1320136
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, silver title to spine. 224 pages. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781857802993. Head and tail of spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is creased at edges with a small tear to top edge of front panel.

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AIR FRANCE
Written by Geoff Jones.
Stock no. 2134234
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A fully illustrated history of Air France, the French national carrier, from the 1930s to the present day, published to mark the 75th anniversary of its formation. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. 160 pages. ISBN: 9781857802856. A few knocks along cover edges. A few marks to wrapper, with a bit of edge-creasing.

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THE X-PLANES X-1 TO X-45
Written by Jay Miller.
Stock no. 1820079
Published by Midland Publishing. 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Totally revised Third Edition. 440 pages. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1857801091. Small indentation to front board and corresponding indent to front panel of dustwrapper. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is edge-creased.

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BRITISH SECRET PROJECTS: FIGHTERS & BOMBERS 1935-1950
Written by Tony Buttler.
Stock no. 1819841
Published by Midland Publishing. 2005. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Emphasis on unbuilt designs that competed with those that flew, and the aircraft influenced by World War Two - projects that were prepared from the mid-1930s in the knowledge that war was coming through to some which appeared after the war was over. Large format. Grey boards, silver title to spine. Mainly b/w photos & illustrations with a few colour photos. 240 pages including index. ISBN: 1857801792. Second impression. Slight fading to horizontal edges of boards.

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ROYAL AIR FORCE GERMANY SINCE 1945
Written by Bill Taylor.
Stock no. 1819146
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A detailed survey of RAF operations within Germany and a detailed valediction of its exploits from the formation of the British Air Forces of Occupation in July 1945 to the tense days of the Berlin Airlift and the Cold War. Grey boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos & a few in colour. ISBN: 1857800346. Minor pen mark to top rear corner of dustwrapper.

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AIRCRAFT OF THE UNITED STATES' MILITARY AIR TRANSPORT SERVICE 1948 TO 1966
Written by Nicholas M. Williams.
Stock no. 1819143
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A representative selection of the types employed by the United States' Military Air Transport Service between the years of 1948 and 1966. Large format. Blue glazed pictorial boards. B/w & colour photos. 192 pages. ISBN: 1857800877.

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BRITISH AIRLINER PROTOTYPES SINCE 1945
Written by Stephen Skinner.
Stock no. 2132211
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, silver title to spine. 224 pages. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781857802993. Wrapper is edge-creased with small tear to top of spine.

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AVRO LANCASTER: BRITAIN'S GREATEST WARTIME BOMBER
Written by Peter C. Smith.
Stock no. 1818671
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. B/w photos. Celebrating the outstanding contribution the Lancaster bomber made to the Allied victory in World War 2 ISBN: 978857802696. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and has a small closed tear to lower rear edge of spine (no loss).

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AVIATION IN LEICESTERSHIRE AND RUTLAND
Written by Roy Bonser.
Stock no. 2131222
Published by Midland Publishing. 1ST 2001. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. From the earliest balloon ascents in 1813 to modern day. ISBN: 1857800893. Wrapper has some light edge creasing. Small amount of fading to spine.

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