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The Luftwaffe Fighters' Battle of Britain - The Inside Story: July-October 1940

by Goss, Chris

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Minotavros Books
Published
2000
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Fine
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CA$30.23

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Manchester: Crecy Publishing Ltd, 2000. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Full black cloth. 208 pp. Illustrated in B&W. Stain to spine head of dust jacket, mostly visible to reverse. Fine overall. The story of how the outnumbered RAF fought and defeated the superior Luftwaffe in the Battle of Britain will always be a source of fascination. Accounts of… Read more
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The Canadair North Star

by Milberry, Larry

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Minotavros Books
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
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CA$45.34

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Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson / CANAV Books, 1982. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to. Orig. orange cloth, 252pp. Illustrated. Light wear on edges o/w near fine in d/w. "The Canadair North Star is full of first-hand accounts by those who designed, built, flew and serviced the airplane. It also includes the biggest published collecion of North Star photos. … Read more
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The Aviation Art of Frank Wootton

by Larkin, David

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Minotavros Books
Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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CA$37.79

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New York: A Peacock Press / Bantom Book, 1976. First American Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 4to (oblong). Orig. illustrated wrappers. (13)pp. with 43 illlustrations. Signed on title-page by author. Small sticker wear to front nd rear covers, light creasing to wrappers but o/w near fine. Illustrating the artwork of Frank Wootton, a war artist covering Northwest Europe… Read more
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An Airman's Letter

by Anon

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Minotavros Books
Published
1940
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Canadian Edition
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CA$22.67

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Toronto: Mclleland & Stewart Limited, 1940. First Canadian Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. Thomas Dick. 16mo. Orig. blue cloth with illustration on upper front cover, 27pp. Illustrated. Light wear on spine and edges, o/w near fine in chipped d/w. Originally published in The Times on June 18, 1940 and first published in book form August, 1940. A young airman's… Read more
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Knights of the Air: Canadian Aces of World War I.

by Harris, John Norman

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Minotavros Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
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Toronto: Macmillan, 1958. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Wheeler, William. 8vo. Great Stories of Canada Series No. 18. Original blue cloth boards. Pictorial endpapers. 156 p.p., [4 p.p. B&W illustrations]. Duotone illustrations in-text. Sunning to spine and edges of boards. Ink ownership inscription to verso of ffep. Dust jacket is price clipped. Some bumping to extremities, chipping to… Read more
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Dave Dawson on Convoy Patrol

by Bowen, R. Sidney

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Minotavros Books
Published
1941
Condition
Near Fine
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CA$24.18

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New York: Crown Publishers, 1941. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo. The War Adventure Series. Green cloth boards, green stamped lettering and vignette of fighter pilot. to front board. Front lower corner worn, bumped at spine ends. Stain to tail edge of text block. Dust jacket worn at extremities, chipped at corners and spine ends. Written by a… Read more
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Flyboys: A True Story of Courage

by Bradley, James

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Minotavros Books
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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CA$30.23

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 2003. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. SIGNED by author to title page. Stated first edition, fifth printing. Quarter red paper and blue paper boards. B&W pictorial endpapers with image of military plane. [10], 398 p.p. Thirty-two pages B&W photos + B&W maps and images. Light bumping to spine ends… Read more
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Second Annual Report of the Civil Aeronautics Authority

by Civil Aeronautics Authority

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Minotavros Books
Published
1941
Condition
Near Fine
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CA$22.67

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Washington: United States Government Printing Office, 1941. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. iv, 60 p.p., [3 foldout B&W maps]. Blue paper wraps with black lettering, staple bound. Sunning to spine and sunned panel to rear cover, bumping to corners, rust to staples. Former owner signature scratched into front cover, very faint. Stub to p. ii, but pagination continues… Read more
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The Flight of The Patriot (Escape from Revolutionary Iran)

by Sharifirad, Yadi and P.J. Reece

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Minotavros Books
Published
2010
Condition
Nea Fine
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CA$45.34

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Toronto: Thomas Allen Publishers, 2010. Hard Cover. Nea Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. SIGNED with inscription to Canadian politician Michael Ignatieff to FFEP: "To: Michael Ignatieff, I hope you find it informative and help you to support the people in the world who's right always been ignored. All the best, Yadi. Feb. 2nd, 2011." 265 p.p. Sixteen unnumbered pages of… Read more
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Confessions of a Chinese Juggler, or "What did you do to the Peace, Daddy?

by Read, Ron A.

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Minotavros Books
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
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CA$60.46

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Spain: Privately Published, 1997. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. SIGNED by author with inscription to FFEP. Paperback, 349 p.p. B&W photos. Slight curling to corners and bumping to spine ends, a few scuffs to rear cover, light age toning to edges of pages, else fine. Ron A. Read was a bomber pilot in World War Two.
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Adventures in the Air. Illustrations By Norman Deer

by Wallace, Archer

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Minotavros Books
Condition
Very Good
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Toronto: The Ryerson Press. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Deer, Norman. 12mo [5" x 7.5"]. [Copr. 1932] Signed by Wallace on f.f.e.p.. ix, 117 p.p. With [15] illustrations. Light soiling to rear board. Spine bruised at ends. Rubbing to edges. Endpapers yellowed. Interior clean. In very good condition. This is a fun look at the history of flight for… Read more
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The Fable of, The Magic Carpet and the Plane-makers

by Read, Ron A.

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Minotavros Books
Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine
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CA$49.12

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1999. Paper Board. Near Fine. 8vo (small). n.p. [Private publication of limited circulation]. Author inscription on front free endpaper. 249 pp. plus XX pp. photographs. One art piece of Tracy Duggan. Light warping and smudging to front and back covers.
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