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image of Una ojeada historica sobre la aviacion alemana desde 1909 hasta 1934: Junkers y la aviacion mundial

Una ojeada historica sobre la aviacion alemana desde 1909 hasta 1934: Junkers y la aviacion mundial

by Hauptmann Fischer Von Poturzyn

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$180.00

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Black and white image to cover. Many photographs & diagrams. 9" - 10" tall; 160 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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$180.00
image of Brief - Volume 2, No.s 6, 10-15, 27-32, 34, 36, 37, 39

Brief - Volume 2, No.s 6, 10-15, 27-32, 34, 36, 37, 39

by U.S. Army Air Forces in the Pacific Ocean Areas (AAFPOA) (Sgt. Clive Howard, Maj. Kent Pritchard, Jack M Young, ed.)

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
January- August 1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$240.00

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Set of 17 issues of Brief all from 1945. Each issue includes a full page photo of a pin-up girl on the back cover. Models include: Marguerite Chapman, Virginia de Luce, Lana Turner, Belita, Dorothy Morris, Ava Gardner and many others. In addition to being a news and information publication, Brief also strives to acquaint the men with the accomplishments… Read more
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image of An Account of the First Aerial Voyage in England, in a Series of Letters  to His Guardian, Chevalier Gherardo Compagni.

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Frontispiece portrait of the author by Richard Cosway; two folding plates : "The English balloon and appendages in which Mr. Lunardi ascended into the Atmosphere..." and "Apparatus for filling Mr. Lunardi's balloon." Original sturdy full gilt ruled red morocco. Large gilt "A" to head of spine followed by title; gilt inner dentelles, gilt tooled edges. … Read more
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$3,000.00
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Devil at My Heels

by Louis Zamperini with David Rensin

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
2015
Edition
Collector's Edition
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$100.00

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As new full leather. All edges gilt.
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$100.00
image of Scrapbook chronicling the rise and fall of the Zeppelin U.S.S. Akron

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Large oblong scrapbook chronicling the history of the USS Akron including Red First Award ribbon for Exhibition Cleveland, Ohio September 1932; ZRS-4 Ring Laying Duralumin Medal dated Oct. 31, 1929; 84 Covers most of which are signed by people associated (including Hugo Eckener, P.W. Litchfield, Dr. Karl Arnstein, W.C. Slate, F.M. Harphaun, Liet. George V. Whittle, Dewey and Blanche Noyes… Read more
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$2,900.00
image of La Guerre Aérienne Illustrée.  Fascicule #2 (November 23rd 1916) -through  #24 (April, 26th, 1917).  22 Issues

La Guerre Aérienne Illustrée. Fascicule #2 (November 23rd 1916) -through #24 (April, 26th, 1917). 22 Issues

by Illustrée, La Guerre Aérienne

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Published
1917
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Paris: L'Edition Française Illustrée,. Good. 1917. First Edition. Covers bound-in at rear. Please expect postage additional to ABE's default for overseas orders. Includes two original signed photographs of presentation. Lacks spine, some pages loose, signatures pulled; otherwise good. ; Quarto; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority… Read more
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image of Trayectoria de la aviacion en Venezuela; prologo del doctor Diogenes  Escalante

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Nicely bound in full polished red calf. Profusely illustrated with photographs, some folding. ; 8vo ; x, 301 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. .
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$450.00
image of Air Pioneering in the Arctic: The Two Polar Flights of Roald Amundsen and  Lincoln Ellsworth Part I: The 1925 Flight from Spitzbergen to 88 Degrees  North; Part II: The First Crossing of the Polar Sea, 1926

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Professionally rebound in bonded leather with gilt titling with original publisher's cloth title panel set in, in custom slipcase. With the bookplate of Daniel Guggenheim. [10], 126, [6] p., [72] leaves of plates : photogravure plates, ports., maps. A collection of articles reprinted from Amundsen and Ellsworth's "Our Polar Flight" and "First Crossing of … Read more
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$2,200.00
image of Photographische Aufnahmen vom Ballon aus. Nach einer Serie von Vortragen, die im Auftrag des Berliner Vereins fur Luftschiffahrt gehalten worden sind.

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Paper wraps with text. Color frontispiece tipped-in. Entirely in German text. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches. 3, 70 pp., 8 ad pages.
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$175.00
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America in the Skyways.

by [Paul Litchfield & Hugo Eckener]

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited/Numbered Edition
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$3,000.00

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Akron, Ohio: [Goodyear Zeppelin Corporation]. Very Good. 1929. Limited/Numbered Edition. Blue Felt-Covered Boards. Number 363 of an unspecified limitation. This copy belonging to Martin Davey of the Davey Tree Co. In original felt lined box and exotic-motif glassine jacket; bevelled boards inlaid with a 3 inch (7cm) "duralumin" (the modified aluminum from which the American Dirigibles… Read more
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$3,000.00