The Crowood Press
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Crowood Aviation Series. Malcolm Hill charts the rise of Boeing's best-selling product, examining the interwoven history of the aircraft company and its airline customers and how they came to the 737. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos, with set of colour photos to centre pages. ISBN: 1861264046. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly worn at spine and corners and a little sunned to spine.
Crowood Aviation Series. The design, development, and operational career of this exceptional and hugely successful airliner. Large format. Black boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1861262426. Minimal rubbing to spine and corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and sunned to spine.
Crowood Autoclassics sereis. The history of one of the greatest and most collectable classic sports cars in the world. Cardwraps. B/w photos and a few colour. 207 pages. ISBN: 1861260113.
PETLYAKOV PE-2 'PESHKA'
Written by Peter C. Smith.
Stock no. 2133882
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Crowood Aviation Series. ISBN: 1861265883. Wrapper has a few small knocks along edges.
A skillful review including a wealth of technical detail, model history and superb colour photographs showing all the major variations. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 1861264704.
BLOODY ALBUERA: THE 1811 CAMPAIGN IN THE PENINSULA
Written by Ian Fletcher. Illustrated by Gerry Embleton.
Stock no. 1820042
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Setting Albuera in the context of the whole 1811 campaign. Large format. B/w and colour illustrations. ISBN: 1861263724. Previous owner's label to front pastedown. Content otherwise clean. Silver pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased.
THE LAST CHARGE: THE 21ST LANCERS AND THE BATTLE OF OMDURMAN 2 SEPTEMBER 1898
Written by Terry Brighton. Illustrated by Douglas N. Anderson.
Stock no. 1820027
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Large format. The last true regimental cavalry charge against a standing enemy by which 2800 of the Mahdist forces were driven out of the path of General Kitchener's advance. B/w photos and colour illustrations. ISBN: 1861261896. Previous owner's name label to front pastedown. Silver grey pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed with minor score marks to rear panel.
Large format. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. 175 pages. B/w photos, with a few pages of colour photos at centre of book. ISBN: 1861261446. Crinkling to contents but no staining. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
The full story of the Canberra, starting with the design and covering its legendary Farnborough airshow appearances, record breaking flights and incredible service life that now sees some Canberras that are almost twice as old as their pilots. Colour and b/w photos. Crowood Aviation Series. ISBN: 1861262558.
Crowood Aviation Series. The complete story of the development, operational use and post-war career of this fine aeroplane in this comprehensive history. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 192 pages including index. ISBN: 1861263945. Wrapper is edge-creased.
The developments that led to the front-line guns of the period and of those guns that remained in service. Hand-gunds, rifles and machine-guns of each of the Central Powers nations. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 208 pages includes index. ISBN: 1861261241. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Else a fine copy in wrapper which has mark from removed label on verso and some light indentations.
Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos. The design and development of the quirky little car that divides opinion perhaps more than any other car. ISBN: 1861266197. Wrapper very slightly rubbed at edges.