Aviation, Airplanes, Airships from Calvello Books

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Air enthusiast :; volumes one & two

by Swanborough, Gordon (editor)

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Calvello Books
Published
1971
Condition
Small tear and very little wear to DJs protected in archival brodarts, faint scuff to spine head & foot folds, light indent to p
Edition
Second edition
ISBN
9780385081719
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$36.00

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1971. Second edition. Hardcover. Small tear and very little wear to DJs protected in archival brodarts, faint scuff to spine head & foot folds, light indent to puffy spine to volume two, else near fine(-) in very good+ DJs.. Two large quarto volumes in blue multicolored DJs; 392 p, 331 p, b&w illus (some… Read more
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City at sea ;; by Yogi Kaufman ; photography by Steve and Yogi Kaufman ; foreword by Arleigh Burke

by Kaufman, Yogi

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Calvello Books
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine(-) with a few gently rubbed/bumped corners ; in gently edge-rubbed Near Fine(-) DJ. A few personal owner name circular
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First edition, first printing (stated)
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$18.00

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Annapolis, Md: Naval Institute Press, 1995. First edition, first printing (stated). Hardcover. Near Fine(-) with a few gently rubbed/bumped corners ; in gently edge-rubbed Near Fine(-) DJ. A few personal owner name circular blind-stamps to bottom outer corners of a few pages, including half-title page.. Large quarto in dark blue, color photo illus DJ; xviii, 163 p. :… Read more
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Men, money and mud :; the story of the San Francisco International Airport

by Flynn, William

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Calvello Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very faint rubbing to spine head & foot, lightly creased & rubbed corners, barely edgeworn, else very good+.
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First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated)
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$18.00

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[San Francisco]: [W. Flynn Publications], 1954. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Paperback. Very faint rubbing to spine head & foot, lightly creased & rubbed corners, barely edgeworn, else very good+.. Blue octavo; 64 p, b&w illus ; 23 cm. History; San Francisco; Airport; California.
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Skyhooks :; the story of helicopters

by Coombs, Charles

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Calvello Books
Published
1967
Condition
Small tear & mild edge-wear to price-clipped DJ protected in archival mylar sleeve, barely rubbed spine foot & head, else near f
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First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated)
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$18.00

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New York: Morrow, 1967. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Hardcover. Small tear & mild edge-wear to price-clipped DJ protected in archival mylar sleeve, barely rubbed spine foot & head, else near fine(-) in very good DJ.. Octavo in white DJ (white spine); 96 p, b&w illus ; 22 cm. This book is about the helicopter: its… Read more
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Sea wings :; The Romance of Flying Boats

by Jablonski, Edward

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Calvello Books
Published
1972
Condition
Small tear and faint wear to DJ protected in archival brodart, faint scuff to spine head & foot, barely rubbed corners, else nea
Edition
First edition, second printing
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$18.00

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co, 1972. First edition, second printing. Hardcover. Small tear and faint wear to DJ protected in archival brodart, faint scuff to spine head & foot, barely rubbed corners, else near fine(-) in very good+ to near fine(-) DJ.. Quarto in white DJ; 259 p, b&w illus. Sea-planes; Airplanes. || Scarce; only 2 holdings… Read more
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Benedict's Wars :; The True Story of an Extraordinary American Hero

by Smith, E.A.W.

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Calvello Books
Published
2005
Condition
Single faint stain to bottom fore-edge, front cover slightly bent, extremely little rubbing to creased corners, small light mark
Edition
First edition, first printing (full number line)
ISBN
9781885832375
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$23.00

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Austin, Texas: Red Leader Press, 2005. First edition, first printing (full number line). Paperback. Single faint stain to bottom fore-edge, front cover slightly bent, extremely little rubbing to creased corners, small light mark to top fore-edge, else near fine(-),. Large octavo; 446 p, b&w illus. Inscribed & signed by author. || Surprisingly scarce. Only 1 holding in WorldCat… Read more
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Litigation in aviation

by American Bar Association

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Calvello Books
Published
1991
Condition
Several creases to slightly bumpy spine, very gentle wear to spine foot & head, mild spotting to front cover, black ink ownershi
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First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated)
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$46.00

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[Chicago, Ill.]: American Bar Association, 1991. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Hardcover. Several creases to slightly bumpy spine, very gentle wear to spine foot & head, mild spotting to front cover, black ink ownership signature to side of fore-edge, dots to top fore-edge, ownership name to title page, else very good.. White quarto (blue spine); various… Read more
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Lighter than air :; an illustrated history of the airship

by Payne, Lee

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Calvello Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very gentle wear to DJ spine foot/head, faint marks/scratches to DJ, else fine in very good+ DJ.
Edition
First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated)
ISBN
9780498017520
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$18.00

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Sound Brunswick, N.J.: A.S. Barnes, 1977. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Hardcover. Very gentle wear to DJ spine foot/head, faint marks/scratches to DJ, else fine in very good+ DJ.. Quarto in mulricolored DJ (black spine); 270 p, b&w illus ; 29 cm. Airships -- History.
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The Rand McNally encyclopedia of military aircraft :; 1914 to the present

by Angelucci, Enzo; Matricardi, Paolo

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Calvello Books
Published
1990
Condition
Mint. As new in original shrinkwrap
Edition
Newly revised and updated
ISBN
9780517056554
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$43.00

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New York: Crescent, 1990. Newly revised and updated. Hardcover. Mint. As new in original shrinkwrap. Quarto in white DJ; 568 p : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm. Airplanes, Military -- History. Aviation || *** Extra shipping charges apply (at cost) for overseas postage.*** Book weighs 5 lbs 10 oz before packing.
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Aircraft markings of the world, 1912-1967 ;; compiled and written by Bruce Robertson, colour paintings and line drawings by W. F. Hepworth and John Stroud, produced by D. A. Russell and R. E. Dock

by Robertson, Bruce

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Calvello Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good(+); very faint musty odor; in a Very Good partially worn DJ
Edition
First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated)
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$23.00

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Letchworth (Herts.): Harleyford, 1967. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Hardcover. Very Good(+); very faint musty odor; in a Very Good partially worn DJ. Quarto in golf illus DJ; 232 p. col. front., illus. (some col.), tables, diagrs. 29 cm. Aviation. Airplanes -- Markings. Aeroplanes.
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Classic aircraft of World War I.

by Hiscock, Melvyn

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Calvello Books
Published
1994
Condition
Fine ; as new
Edition
First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated)
ISBN
9781855324077
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$18.00

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London, England: Osprey Aerospace, 1994. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Paperback. Fine ; as new. 127 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm. Series: Osprey classic aircraft. || Airplanes, Military -- History. World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations. Flugzeugbau. Kampfflugzeug. Luftfahrttechnik. Rekonstruktion. Weltkrieg (1914-1918).
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U.S. Coast Guard aircraft since 1916

by Pearcy, Arthur ; United States. Coast Guard

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Calvello Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ; as new
Edition
First edition (stated)
ISBN
9781853101182
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$18.00

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Shrewsbury: Airlife, 1991. First edition (stated). Fine in Fine DJ; as new. Octavo in grey and red DJ; 330 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm. Aircraft; History; U.S. Coast Guard, aviation history.
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The Rand McNally encyclopedia of military aircraft :; 1914 to the present

by Angelucci, Enzo; Matricardi, Paolo

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Calvello Books
Published
1990
Condition
A bright copy with faint wear and tight binding. Near Fine(+) in a Near Fine(+) DJ.
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780517056554
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$18.00

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New York: Gallwey Books, 1990. Reprint. Hardcover. A bright copy with faint wear and tight binding. Near Fine(+) in a Near Fine(+) DJ.. Quarto in white DJ; 568 p : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm. Airplanes, Military -- History.
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Jane's fighting aircraft of World War II

by Bridgman, Leonard; Gunston, Bill; Jane, Fred T.

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Calvello Books
Published
1989
Condition
Top-rear corner ripped off and worn, little wear to front corners, nice clean, bright pages in tight binding. Very Good+ in Near
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781851704934
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$18.00

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London: Studio, 1989. Reprint. Hardcover. Top-rear corner ripped off and worn, little wear to front corners, nice clean, bright pages in tight binding. Very Good+ in Near Fine(+) DJ.. Large quarto/small folio in black DJ (black spine); 318 p. : b&w ill. ; 33 cm. World War, 1939-1945 -- Airplanes; Military.
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California wings : a history of aviation in the Golden State ;; by William A. Schoneberger with Paul Sonnenburg ; "Partners in industry" by Carter Barber ; foreword by Robert J. Serling

by Schoneberger, William A. ; Sonnenburg, Paul

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Calvello Books
Published
1984
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ with faint signs of wear.
Edition
First edition (stated)
ISBN
9780897810784
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$18.00

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Woodland Hills, Calif: Windsor Publications, 1984. First edition (stated). Hardcover. Fine in Fine DJ with faint signs of wear.. Small quarto in dark full-color illus DJ; 189 p. : ill. (some col.), index, bibl., ; 29 cm. A very well-realized and produced work. Jacket illustration is detail from a painting by Douglas Ettridge || Aviation, Aeronautics -- California… Read more
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K mekhanike fotonnykh raket

by Zanger, E. (Sänger, Eugen)

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Calvello Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Fine (almost as new)
Edition
Izd-vo Inostrannoi Literatury
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$34.00

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Moskva: Izd-vo Inostrannoi Literatury, 1958. Izd-vo Inostrannoi Literatury. Hardcover. Very Fine (almost as new). Small octavo 142, [2] p. : ill. ; 21 cm. Bibliography : p. [143]. Russian. Uncommon. Translation of : Zur mechanik der photonen-strahlantriebe. || Photon rockets. Space flight. Rocket science.
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Snake driver! : Cobras in Vietnam

by Rosenburgh, Bob

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Calvello Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine in Near Fine DJ with small crease to front flyleaf and slight crinkle to rear of DJ. A close to As New copy with faintest o
Edition
First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated)
ISBN
9780804105385
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$18.00

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New York: Ivy Books, 1993. First edition (presumed; no earlier dates stated). Hardcover. Fine in Near Fine DJ with small crease to front flyleaf and slight crinkle to rear of DJ. A close to As New copy with faintest of DJ edgewear.. Octavo in dark green b/w photo illus DJ; 202, [6] p., map, illus., bibliographical references (p.… Read more
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San Francisco: Maurice A. Garbell, Inc, 1954. First and only edition. Paperback. Near Fine with very light spotting to wrap edges. Quarto in tan orinted wraps ; 24 pp + several folding charts and maps. Large folding map/chart + a few sheets inserted in pocket at rear. Very scarce early study of Oakland Airport. Copy "352" of an… Read more
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$32.00
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San Francisco: M.A.G. Consultants, 1975. First edition, first printing. Paperback. Fine. Quarto in printed pale green wraps; 35, A-Q pp; several folding maps, charts and illus. Scarce. || Airplanes ; Aviation. Supersonic jets ; Commercial airlines ; Air France ; British Airways ' Aerospatiale-BAC Concorde ; turbojet-powered supersonic passenger airliner ; supersonic transport (SST).
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Southwestern Skies; Volume 2; Issue 1, #13, December 1987 through Volume 2; Issue 4 , #17 May 1988.; The Publication of Third Coast Skydiving

by Third Coast Skydiving

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Calvello Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good+ to Near Fine(-) with mild wear and mail address label to front of each. Yellowing a bit from age.
Edition
First printing (original issue)
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$35.00

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Austin: Third Coast Skydiving, 1988. First printing (original issue). Paperback. Very Good+ to Near Fine(-) with mild wear and mail address label to front of each. Yellowing a bit from age.. Five issues. Newsprint; loose folded tabloid; approx 10-12 pages per issue; b/w illus; adverts. Rare. No copies located in WorldCat. || Parachuting ; Sky Diving.
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