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ZEPPELIN: RIGID AIRSHIPS 1893-1940
Written by Peter W. Brooks.
Stock no. 2136264
Published by Putnam. 1st 1992. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851778453. Damp staining to bottom edge of covers and to pages throughout - also to bottom of wrapper. The damp has caused wrinkling to pages internally, but still readable (don't appear stuck together). Wrapper also has some edge-creasing.

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FAIREY AIRCRAFT SINCE 1915
Written by H.A. Taylor.
Stock no. 1823072
Published by Putnam. 1988. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Reprint of the 1984 edition. B/w photos. 450 pages. ISBN: 037000065X. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Airplane rubber stamped to front endpaper. Else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper has a hard crease to rear edge of spine (not really visible, more to the touch).

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AIRCRAFT OF THE SPANISH CIVIL WAR 1936-39
Written by Gerald Howson.
Stock no. 1322055
Published by Putnam. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 310 pages. All the multifarious types of aircraft known to have taken part in the war. ISBN: 0851778429. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is sunned to spine and slightly edge creased.

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THE GERMAN FIGHTER SINCE 1915
Written by Rudiger Kosin.
Stock no. 1322052
Published by Putnam. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A unique, inside view of the German aircraft industry, its struggles & triumphs in this most innovative area of aircraft design. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0851778224. Minimal bumping to spine. Dustwrapper spine sunned.

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THE GERMAN GIANTS THE GERMAN R-PLANES 1914-1918
Written by G.W. Haddow; Peter M. Grosz.
Stock no. 1322051
Published by Putnam. 3rd 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

3rd edition. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Scale diagrams. ISBN: 0851778127. Spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper spine sunned.

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ZEPPELIN: RIGID AIRSHIPS 1893-1940
Written by Peter W. Brooks.
Stock no. 1322050
Published by Putnam. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851778453. Spine slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is sunned to spine and creased at edges.

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GENERAL DYNAMICS AIRCRAFT AND THEIR PREDECESSORS
Written by John Wegg.
Stock no. 1322048
Published by Putnam. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A history of 10 companies and more than 100 aircraft. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. 255 pages. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 085177833x. Spine slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is very slightly sunned to spine and slightly edge creased.

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SAAB AIRCRAFT SINCE 1937
Written by Hans G. Andersson.
Stock no. 1322045
Published by Putnam. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851778313. Slight bumping to spine. Small imperfection to front joint hinge from binding process. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and a little sunned to spine.

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GERMAN AIRCRAFT OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR
Written by Peter Gray; Owen Thetford.
Stock no. 1322026
Published by Putnam. 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second revised edition with new photographs and textual amendments. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778097. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper has light scratch marks to base of spine.

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BRITISH AVIATION THE ADVENTURING YEARS 1920-1929
Written by Harald Penrose.
Stock no. 1322025
Published by Putnam. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This is the decade when the foundations of air transport were laid and the first great trunk air services were established as part of a world-wide system of communications linking Britain and her Empire, later to become the British Commonwealth of Nations. ISBN: 0370100166. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is just a little edge creased and lightly faded to spine.

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BRITISH FLYING-BOATS AND AMPHIBIANS 1909-1952
Written by G.R. Duval.
Stock no. 1322024
Published by Putnam; Aero Publishers. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Records for the first time in one volume the entire production of this unique type of aircraft, from the early machines of the pioneers to the huge Saunders-Roe Princesses, providing full coverage of an important era in British aviation history which endured for over forty years in both military and civil fields. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Top edge blue. B/w photos and diagrams. Slight rubbing to cover edges. Endpapers lightly browned. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with some browning and edge tears. Masking tape has been put along the edges of the wrapper on the verso.

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THE AEROPLANES OF THE ROYAL FLYING CORPS (MILITARY WING)
Written by J.M. Bruce.
Stock no. 1322022
Published by Putnam. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The aircraft which took part in the military trials held August 1912 and every type of aircraft used by or designed for the RFC. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 642 pages. ISBN: 037030084X. Spine bumped. Dustwrapper has minimal creasing at top and tail of spine and a couple of tiny marks.

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