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Somewhere in England: American Airmen in the Second World War

by Cousins, Jenny (editor)

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Published
2015
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Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.
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First Edition
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London: Imperial War Museums. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 2015. First Edition. Softcover. Many photos in color and black and white. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages .
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Conquerors of the Sky

by French, Joseph Lewis (editor)

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Published
1932
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and worn, split at center backstrip, endpapers foxed.
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Springfield, MA: McLoughlin Brothers. Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and worn, split at center . backstrip, endpapers foxed.. 1932. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Introduction by Amelia Earhart. Illustrated endpapers. Photos and illustrations. A collection of articles by various authors about pilots and early aeroplanes. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 305 pages .
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The Fun of It: Random Records of My Own Flying and of Women in Aviation

by Earhart, Amelia

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Published
1932
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Fair with no dust jacket; Boards heavily worn, backstrip split and sunned, pages toned. Many pages with notes and marginalia pe
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First Edition; Third Printing
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$200.00

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NY: Brewer, Warren & Putnam. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards heavily worn, backstrip split and sunned, . pages toned. Many pages with notes and marginalia penciled in by an . enthusiastic previous owner.. 1932. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. Brown cloth with titles in white on front boards and spine. 31 photos of Earhart, female aviators, and others.… Read more
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Wings over the World

by French, Joseph Lewis (editor)

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Published
1931
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners rounded, light soiling to fore-edge.
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Springfield, MA: McLoughlin Brothers. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners rounded, light . soiling to fore-edge.. 1931. Hardcover. Introduction by Capt. Frank M. Hawks. Red cloth binding. Illustrated endpapers. Photos and illustrations. A collection of aviation stories by pilots and other authors about air mail, sport flying, aircraft builders, zeppelins, women aviators (chapter by… Read more
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Survival in the Sky

by Coombs, Charles

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Published
1956
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Corenrs rounded, jacket tattered.
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First Edition
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NY: William Morrow and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Corenrs rounded, jacket tattered.. 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue decorated cloth. Many photos. Great color jacket art by Robert G. Smith. Describes jet plane development, aviation medicine, aeronautical engineering, and pilot accounts about high-altitude flight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages .
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The Aircraft Handbook: A Collection of Facts and Suggestions Concerning the Construction and Care of Planes, Motors and Instruments for Those Interested in Modern Aircraft

by Colvin, Fred H. ; Colvin, Henry F.

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Published
1929
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, Boston Trade School bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, pages toned, a few pages li
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Fourth Edition
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NY: McGraw-Hill Book Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, Boston Trade School bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, pages toned, a few pages lightly soiled.. 1929. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. xi, 690pp. Green flexible cloth covers titled in gilt on spine. Many photos and illustrations of antique aircraft and components. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall… Read more
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General William Mitchell: Air Power Pioneer

by Hardy, George

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N.D.
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Milwaukee: Friends of the Gallery of Flight. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled.. N.D.. Softcover. No printing statement. Stapled softcover. Photos and references. A short biographical booklet detailing the life of Billy Mitchell (1879-1936) , famed aviator and hero of WWI. ; 20 pages .
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Modern Aircraft

by Page, Major Victor W.

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Published
1930
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards scuffed, one section of introduction loose, library markings on front and rear endpapers.
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Later Edition
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NY: Norman W. Henley & Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards scuffed, one section of introduction . loose, library markings on front and rear endpapers.. 1930. Later Edition. Hardcover. xvi, 855 pages plus 24 page catalogue of publisher's books. Navy cloth binding. Many illustrations and photos. ; Ex-Library .
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American Wings: Modern Aviation for Everyone

by Leyson, Captain Burr

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1940
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and rubbed, owner label on front pastedown, foxing to pages facing photo plates.
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Revised Edition
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NY: E. P. Dutton. Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and rubbed, owner label on front . pastedown, foxing to pages facing photo plates.. 1940. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Foreword by Captain Eddie Rickenbacker. Many black and white photos. ; 214 pages .
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U. S. Bombers: B1 - B70

by Jones, Lloyd S.

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Published
1962
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped, waterstained, and tattered.
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Los Angeles: Aero Publishers. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped, waterstained, and . tattered.. 1962. Hardcover. Many black and white photos and illustrations. Blue leatherette covers. Illustrated endpapers. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 238 pages .
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Tragodie Am Pol: Der Absturz Des Luftschiffs Italia Eine Warhre Geschichte

by Cross, Wilbur

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Published
2001
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and soiled.
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9783795117696
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Munich, Germany: Schneekluth. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and soiled.. 2001. Hardcover. 3795117690 . Light blue paper boards. Black and white photo section, bibliography. German language edition of this study of the crash of the blimp Italia during a polar research voyage and the attempt to rescue her crew. ; 297 pages .
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The National Air-Race Sketchbook 1930-1949

by Buehl, Fred W. ; Gann, Harry S.

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Published
1949
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Very Good; Covers lightly soiled and worn.
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Los Angeles: Floyd Clymer. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled and worn.. 1949. Softcover. Foreword by Tony LeVier. Illustrated history of National Air Races in 1930s-40s. Color illustrated stapled softcover. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 84 pages .
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The Book about Aircraft

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1936
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and lightly shelfworn, light foxing to first and last several leaves,
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Second Edition
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London and New York: Frederick Warne & Co.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and lightly . shelfworn, light foxing to first and last several leaves, owner name on . front pastedown.. 1936. Second Edition. Hardcover. Blue pictorial cloth. Map endpapers. 19 color plates, 134 other illustrations. Quite a nice illustrated book about the latest in… Read more
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Pilot Training Manual for the P-51 Mustang

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Published
N.D.
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Very Good; Covers lightly soiled.
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Reprint
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Springfield, VA: George A. Petersen. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled.. N.D.. Reprint. Softcover. AAF Manual 51-127-5. Softcover with three holes punched in left side. Reprint of 1945 restricted Army Air Force training manual for pilots. Many illustrations. ; 106 pages .
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Dornier DO 217-317-417: An Operational History

by Grieh, Manfred

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Page tops spotted.
Edition
1st UK printing
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Airlife Publishing Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Page tops spotted.. 1991. 1st UK printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Black and white illustrations and photographs. A detailed account of these important German airplanes with complete specifics of their technical and operational development and of its use in the air war over Britain during World War II.… Read more
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The United Aircraft Story

by Horner, H. M.

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Published
1958
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Very Good; Toned at spine.
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NY: The Newcomen Society in North America. Very Good; Toned at spine.. 1958. Softcover. Printed stapled card covers. The Newcomen Address, dealing with the history of the United Aricraft Corporation, delivered to members at the National Newcomen Dinner in New York on November 20, 1958. Many illustrations. ; 28 pages .
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Lumberjack Sky Pilot

by Reid, Frank A.

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket toned.
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Revised Edition
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Lakemont, NY: North Country Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket toned.. 1976. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth. ix, 221 pages. Endpaper map, maps, black and white photos, and acknowledgements. The story of six sky pilots and their life in and around the lumber camps of Northern New England, the Adirondack Mountains, and Minnesota. .
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Aerial Navigation of To-Day: A Popular Account of the Evolution of Aeronautics

by Turner, Charles C.

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Published
1910
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket; Boards worn and dampstained, usual library stamps and markings, rear hinge has insect damage
Edition
First Edition
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards worn and dampstained, usual library . stamps and markings, rear hinge has insect damage. 1910. First Edition. Hardcover. Red decorative cloth. 70 illustrations and photos of early airplanes. Index, glossary, bibliography. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 327 pages .
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High Flew the Falcons: The French Aces of World War I

by Mason, Herbert Molloy, Jr.

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Published
1965
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and lightly edgeworn.
Edition
First Edition
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and lightly edgeworn.. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Cloth-backed boards. Index, many photos. ; 172 pages .
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The Wrong Stuff: Flying on the Edge of Disaster

by Moore, John

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Book and jacket rubbed at edges.
ISBN
9781883809102
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North Branch, MN: Voyage Publishing. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Book and jacket rubbed at edges.. 1997. Hardcover. 188380910x . Signed by the author on the title page. Black and white photos. The autobiography of a Navy combat pilot and experimental test pilot who has flown over 100 aircraft types in his career. ; 214 pages;… Read more
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