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AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE SINCE 1918
Written by Owen Thetford.
Stock no. 1317346
Published by Putnam. 3rd 1962. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Third Edition. Covering all aircraft built expressly for the Service - 187 types with at least one photograph, a list of squadrons to which they were allocated, specification data and a three-view line drawing. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. 581 pages (including index). Pale browning to textblock. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, faded and lightly browned.

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BEECH AIRCRAFT AND THEIR PREDECESSORS
Written by A.J. Pelletier.
Stock no. 1610290
Published by Putnam. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778631.

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BRITISH FLIGHT TESTING: MARTLESHAM HEATH 1920-1939
Written by T. Mason; T. Heffernan.
Stock no. 2124599
Published by Putnam. 1ST 1993. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Tracing the development of landplane testing during the whole period between the two World Wars. B/w photos. 256 Pages. Large format. ISBN: 0851778577. A little page edge browning. Some edge-creasing to wrapper.

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BRITISH CIVIL AIRCRAFT 1919 VOLUME II
Written by A.J. Jackson.
Stock no. 1610140
Published by Putnam. 1988. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

2nd edition reprinted with corrections. B/w photos. 560 pages. ISBN: 0851778135. Wrapper is faded at spine, with a couple of wrinkles in the laminate.

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BEECH AIRCRAFT AND THEIR PREDECESSORS
Written by A.J. Pelletier.
Stock no. 2122860
Published by Putnam. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778631. Wrapper is a little edge-creased; some fading to spine.

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BRITISH CIVIL AIRCRAFT 1919 VOLUME II
Written by A.J. Jackson.
Stock no. 1813117
Published by Putnam. 2nd 1988. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

2nd edition reprinted with corrections. B/w photos. 560 pages. ISBN: 0851778135. Creasing of laminate to dustwrapper spine.

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BRITISH AVIATION THE ADVENTURING YEARS 1920-1929
Written by Harald Penrose.
Stock no. 2121805
Published by Putnam. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a almost 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. Wear along cover edges. Browning/a few grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks.

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BRITISH FLIGHT TESTING: MARTLESHAM HEATH 1920-1939
Written by T. Mason; T. Heffernan.
Stock no. 1812542
Published by Putnam. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Tracing the development of landplane testing during the whole period between the two World Wars. B/w photos. 256 Pages. Large format. ISBN: 0851778577. Small mark to top edge of text block. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly scuffed in places.

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THE SILVER SHIP
Written by Cynthia Asquith; Angela Thirkell; Flora Klickmann; et al. Illustrated by A.H. Watson; H.M. Brock; A.K. MacDonald; et al..
Stock no. 1811946
Published by Putnam. 1st 1932. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Stories, Poems & Pictures for Children collected by Asquith. Large format. Light blue cloth, green titles. Colour plates, black and white illustrations. Rear board damp mottled and top of rear edge nibbled. Name in belongs to box. Damp staining to vertical margin of last few pages and pastedown. A few grubby marks to contents. Dustwrapper is heavily dampstained to rear panel and grubby to front panel with some slight loss at edges.

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THE SILVER SHIP
Written by Cynthia Asquith; Angela Thirkell; Flora Klickmann; et al. Illustrated by A.H. Watson; H.M. Brock; A.K. MacDonald; et al..
Stock no. 1312284
Published by Putnam. 1st 1932. Very good condition.

New Stories, Poems & Pictures for Children collected by Asquith. Large format. Light blue cloth, green titles. Colour plates, black and white illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Small dent to lower edge of front cover. Prize plate to front endpaper. Foxing to contents otherwise clean.

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THE BRITISH FIGHTER SINCE 1912
Written by Francis K. Mason.
Stock no. 1203423
Published by Putnam. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Nearly 400 types of aeroplane are fully described. ISBN: 0851778526. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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BEASTS ROYAL
Written by Richard Patrick Russ; Patrick O'Brian. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 591740
Published by Putnam. 1st 1934. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, white titles. Colour frontis. 8 b/w plates. Written when Russ was 19 years old, he later wrote under the pseudonym of Patrick O'Brian. Superb Tunnicliffe illustrations. REDUCED PRICE. Top and tail of spine slightly faded. Spine slightly bumped. Last few pages lightly foxed else contents fine. Original brown wrapper with pictorial onlay is price-cut and very slightly nicked at top and tail of spine. A lovely copy of this rare title.

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