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THE DAM BUSTERS
Written by Paul Brickhill; Mary Stopes-Roe.
Stock no. 1822519
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2015. Fine condition.

Introduced by Mary Stopes-Roe. Red, black & white pictorial front board. Red endpapers. B/w photos. Still in original shrinkwrap!

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WINGS OF FAME VOLUME 14
No author listed.
Stock no. 2135120
Published by Aerospace. Circa 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Journal of Classic Combat Aircraft. Large format. Beige spine with gold title, red illustrated boards. Contents include: Martin XB-51; USAF Search & Rescue Part 2; Blackburn Buccaneer; Luftwaffe Machtflieger Part 1; Gloster Meteor Variants Part 1; Lockheed AH-56 Cheyenne. ISBN: 1861840306. A few small knocks along cover edges.

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WINGS OF FAME VOLUME 13
No author listed.
Stock no. 2135119
Published by Aerospace. Circa 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Journal of Classic Combat Aircraft. Large format. Beige spine with gold title, red illustrated boards. Contents include: Air Force Search & Rescue Part 1; Hawker P.1127 & Kestrel; Grumman TBF/TBM Avenger; No. 105 Squadron IDF/AF; Lockheed F-94 Variants; Bulgarian Air Force 1940-49. ISBN: 1861840268. Knocks/small dents to a couple of corners.

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WINGS OF FAME VOLUME 10
No author listed.
Stock no. 2135118
Published by Aerospace. Circa 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Journal of Classic Combat Aircraft. Large format. Beige spine with gold title, red illustrated boards. Contents include: Air War over the Desert; Sud-Ouest Trident; North American F-86 Sabre; Vietnam FACs; Bell P-39/63 variant briefing; P-39s in the USSR; Supermarine Seagull. ISBN: 1861840144.

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WINGS OF FAME VOLUME 5
No author listed.
Stock no. 2135117
Published by Aerospace. Circa 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Journal of Classic Combat Aircraft. Large format. Beige spine with gold title, red illustrated boards. Contents include: Skoshi Tiger; On Ice - Antarctic Operations; Vought F-8 Crusader; Spitfire Spyplanes; German Jet VTOL; FMA I.Ae.30 Namcu; A-4 Skyhawk variants Part 2; RAF Fighters 1920-1929. ISBN: 1874023913.

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BRITISH SECRET PROJECTS: FIGHTERS & BOMBERS 1935-1950
Written by Tony Buttler.
Stock no. 1822077
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 2004. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Emphasis on unbuilt designs that competed with those that flew, and the aircraft influenced by World War Two - projects that were prepared from the mid-1930s in the knowledge that war was coming through to some which appeared after the war was over. Large format. Grey boards, silver title to spine. Mainly b/w photos & illustrations with a few colour photos. 240 pages including index. ISBN: 1857801792. Spine & corners bumped. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is creased across the lower edge of front panel.

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BRITISH SECRET PROJECTS: JET BOMBER SINCE 1949
Written by Tony Buttler.
Stock no. 1822074
Published by Midland Publishing. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The design and development of the British bomber since the end of World War Two. The subtitle date, 1949, refers to the first flight of the Canberra, Britain's first jet bomber. Large format. Colour and b/w photos, and b/w diagrams. 224 pages. ISBN: 185780130X. Base of spine bumped. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly edge creased.

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BRITISH SECRET PROJECTS: JET FIGHTERS SINCE 1950
Written by Tony Buttler.
Stock no. 1822071
Published by Midland Publishing. 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A unique insight into a secret world where the public had little idea of what was going on, while at the same time presenting a coherent picture of British fighter development and evolution. Large format. Colour and b/w photos, and b/w diagrams. 176 pages. ISBN: 9781857800951. Reprint. Base of spine of book and dustwrapper lightly bumped. Else a fine copy.

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THE GHOSTS OF BIGGIN HILL
Written by Bob Ogley.
Stock no. 1822056
Published by Froglets Publications. 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Biggin Hill's historic role in the ongoing theatre of war. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w & colour photos. ISBN: 1872337465. Reprint. SIGNED by the author (with personal dedication) to free front endpaper. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly scuffed.

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THEIR FINEST HOUR THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN 1940
Written by Michael Craig.
Stock no. 1822052
Published by Griffon International. Circa 2015. Fine condition.

The Paintings of the Military gallery. Large oblong format. Commemorative Collection. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780954997052. Still in original shrinkwrap!

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THE AIR COMBAT PAINTINGS OF ROBERT TAYLOR
Written by Robert Weston; Robert Taylor. Illustrated by Robert Taylor.
Stock no. 2134822
Published by David & Charles. 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Colour & b/w illustrations. 128 pages. ISBN: 0715390082. Some damage to front cover - possibly glue? Contents are still excellent! Some browning to wrapper.

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GLOSTER AIRCRAFT COMPANY
Written by Derek N. James.
Stock no. 1821210
Published by Tempus. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

From its early beginnings during the First World War to its demise in 1963, the Gloster Aircraft Company produced some 13,000 aircraft. These ranged from some of the best fighter aircraft ever produced in Britain to prototypes which failed to win orders... Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 160 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0752417002. Light rubbing to top edge of dustwrapper. Light scuffing to rear panel.

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