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NONFICTION, CARS & TRANSPORTATION, AVIATION

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1 Alexander, Jean Russian Aircraft Since 1940
London Putnam 1975 0370100255 / 9780370100258 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER VG/VG VERY GOOD 8vo Photographs 
1st edition. A tiny bit of fading to the board edges, else a Fine copy in a lightly used dust jacket. Scarce title! NOT an ex-library copy! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 Bilstein, Roger E. Flight Patterns : Trends Of Aeronautical Development In The U.S., 1918-1929
Athens UGA Press 1983 0820306703 / 9780820306704 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER F/F FINE 8vo Photographs 
A Very Fine copy in like dust jacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Byrne, Liam History Of Aviation In Ireland
Dublin, Ireland Blackwater Press 1980 0905471105 / 9780905471105 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER F/F FINE 4to Photos 
1st edition [1980]. The paper is just slightly browned at the edges (as usual), else a Fine copy in like dust jacket. Scarce general history of aviation in Ireland. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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4 Davies, R. E. G. Airlines Of Asia Since 1920
London Putnam Aeronautical Books 1997 0851778550 / 9780851778556 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER F/F FINE 8vo Photographs 
A tiny bump to the bottom of the front board, else a Very Fine copy in a like dust jacket. Uncommon Putnam title. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5 Davies, R. E. G. Lufthansa: An Airline And Its Aircraft
New York Orion Books 1991 051757022X / 9780517570227 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER F/F FINE Oblong 4to Photographs 
First Edition [Orion - 1991]. A Very Fine copy in a like dust jacket. n 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Duval, G. R. British Flying-Boats And Amphibians 1909-1952
London Putnam Aeronautical Books 1966 B0000CN1NW FIRST U.K. EDITION HARDCOVER VG/VG VERY GOOD 8vo Photographs 
1st UK edition [Putnam - 1966]. One of the scarcest entries in the Putnam series. Glue residue to edges of endpapers, else a VG or better copy in a like dust jacket. Scarce! NOT an ex-library copy! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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7 Earhart, Amelia 20 Hrs. 40 Min: Our Flight In The Friendship
New York Putnam 1928 B000GQI84S FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER VERY GOOD NONE 8vo Photographs 
First Edition [Putnam - 1928]. Not the G&D reprint. No dust jacket. Pegasus bookplate affixed to front paste down, and a small rubber stamped number to the last blank endpaper. Light rubbing at the spine ends, and occasional, scattered mild foxing. Else a Near Fine copy in red cloth - gilt titles. Scarce! 
Price: 150.00 USD
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8 Francillon, Rene J. McDonnell Douglas Aircraft Since 1920
London Putnam Aeronautical Books 1979 0370000501 / 9780370000503 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER NF/NF NEAR FINE 8vo Photographs & Diagrams 
1st edition [Putnam 1979]. Slightly crimped at the spine ends, else about a Fine copy in a like dust jacket. Uncommon in the 1st edition! 
Price: 45.00 USD
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9 Glines, Carroll V. The DC-3 : The Story Of A Fabulous Airplane
Philadelphia Lippincott 1966 B001B12EEC 3RD PRINTING HARDCOVER VG/VG VERY GOOD 8vo Photos 
Written with Wendell F. Mosley, who also [Signed] and [Inscribed] this copy. Ink gift inscription, else a Very Good copy in price-clipped dust jacket. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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10 Gunston, Bill The Development Of Piston Aero Engines
Wellingborough, UK Patrick Stephens, Ltd. 1993 1852603852 / 9781852603854 REPRINT HARDCOVER F/F FINE 8vo Photos 
1st reprint. A Very Fine copy in like dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Held, Werner The Defence Of The Reich - Hitler's Nightfighter Planes And Pilots
London Arms & Armour Press 1982 0853684146 / 9780853684145 FIRST THUS HARDCOVER NF/NF NF 4to Photos 
A tiny bit of foxing to rear endpapers, else about a Fine copy in a price clipped dust jacket which is else about Fine. Story of the 'night-time' Luftwaffe. Written with Holger Nauroth. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 Mahoney, Lawrence The Early Birds - A History Of PanAm's Clipper Ships
Miami, FL The Pickering Press 1987 0940495074 / 9780940495074 FIRST EDITION TRADE PAPERBACK FORMAT FINE NONE 8vo Photographs 
1st edition [Pickering Press - 1987]. [paperback original]. A Fine copy in stiff illustrated wraps (trade paper format). NOT an ex-library copy! 
Price: 35.00 USD
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13 Mason, Francis K. The British Fighter Since 1912
London Putnam Aeronautical Books 1992 1557500827 / 9781557500823 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER F/F FINE 4to Photographs 
Revised edition [1992]. A Very Fine copy in a like dust jacket. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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14 Munson, Ken U.S. Commercial Aircraft
London Jane's 1982 9990066116 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER VG/VG VERY GOOD 4to Photographs 
1st Edition [Jane's - 1982]. Lightly bumped at the upper tips, else a Very Good or better copy in a lightly used dust jacket. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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15 Pudney, John The Seven Skies: A Study Of B.O.A.C. And Its Forerunners Since 1919
London Putnam Aeronautical Books 1959 0370000757 / 9780370000756 FIRST U.K. EDITION HARDCOVER VG/VG VERY GOOD 8vo Photos 
1st Edition [Putnam - 1959]. The book shows light foxing and slight crimping to the spine ends - else about a Fine copy. The dust jacket shows numerous small chips and tears, especially at the spine ends and tips. Uncommon [though n ot the official] history of BOAC. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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16 Rossiter, Sean The Immortal Beaver - The World's Greatest Bush Plane
Vancouver, BC, Canada Douglas & McIntyre 1996 1550545191 / 9781550545197 2ND PRINTING HARDCOVER F/F FINE Square 8vo Photographs 
2nd printing. A Very Fine copy in a like dust jacket. Uncommon title! 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Setright, L. J. K. The Power To Fly
London Allen & Unwin 1971 0043380417 / 9780043380413 FIRST U.K. EDITION HARDCOVER G/G GOOD 8vo Photographs 
First Edition [Allen & Unwin - 1971]. This is an ex-library copy with the usual markings. The hinges are a bit week on this copy, as it has seen some use. The spine ends and tips are rubbed, as is the dust jacket. The dust jacket is present, but it has also seen some heavy use and is stuck down at the flaps. Still, a good reading copy of a rather scarce title. n 
Price: 225.00 USD
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18 Setright, L. J. K. The Power To Fly
London Allen & Unwin 1971 0043380417 / 9780043380413 FIRST U.K. EDITION HARDCOVER VERY GOOD NONE 8vo Photographs 
First Edition [Allen & Unwin - 1971]. This is an ex-library copy with the usual markings. The dust jacket is also missing, however, overall it is a square and tight copy of a rather scarce title. 
Price: 225.00 USD
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19 Shacklady, Edward The Gloster Meteor
New York Doubleday 1963 B0000CLKKP FIRST U.S. EDITION HARDCOVER VG/G- GOOD- 8vo Photos 
1st U. S. Edition [Doubleday - 1963]. The book itself shows a little crimping to the spine ends, but is else Very Good or better. The dust jacket is Good- to only Fair. The front panel has been torn, wrinkled and badly tape repaired in the distant past. One of the MacDonald Aircraft Monographs. Somewhat uncommon. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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20 Szura, Arue Folded Wings: A History Of Transocean Air Lines
Missoula, MT Pictorial Histories Publishing Company 1989 0929521048 / 9780929521046 FIRST EDITION TRADE PAPER FORMAT FINE NONE 4to Photographs 
First Edition [1989]. A Very Fine copy in stiff illustrated wraps [trade paper format]. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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