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ZEPPELIN: RIGID AIRSHIPS 1893-1940
Written by Peter W. Brooks.
Stock no. 2127583
Published by Putnam. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851778453. Rubber ink stamp of aircraft and 'Angus Page 4' below in red ink to front endpaper.

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THE INVENTION OF THE AEROPLANE 1799-1909
Written by Charles H. Gibbs-Smith.
Stock no. 2126306
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1965. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

How the powered aeroplane arrived in the world. B/w photos. Wrapper is edge-creased with grubby marks.

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BRITISH MILITARY AIRFIELD ARCHITECTURE FROM AIRSHIPS TO THE JET AGE
Written by Paul Francis.
Stock no. 2125284
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 185260462X. Bumps to top and tail of spine. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing.

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THE AIRSHIP VC THE LIFE OF CAPTAIN WILLIAM LEEFE ROBINSON
Written by Raymond Laurence Rimell.
Stock no. 2124809
Published by Aston Publications. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0946627533. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading to spine.

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TOM SWIFT AND HIS AIRSHIP
Written by Victor Appleton II.
Stock no. 1317260
Published by Applewood Books. 1st thus 1992. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The stirring cruise of the Red Cloud. Facsimile edition. Cream pictorial boards. B/w plates. 216 pages. ISBN: 1557091773. Spine slightly bumped. Light foxing to textblock. Gold publisher's sticker to front free-endpaper ("bringing the past alive"). Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn with a few small tears at edges.

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AERIAL NAVIGATION
Written by Frederick Walker.
Stock no. 1609462
Published by Crosby Lockwood and Son. 1st 1902. Almost very good condition.

Brown boards, gilt titles and illustrated panel to front. A practical handbook on the construction of dirigible balloons, aerostats, aeroplanes, and aeromotors. With about 100 illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn; covers scuffed and marked. Front joint partially cracked. Name in ink to half-title page.

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ZEPPELIN ADVENTURES
Written by Rolf Marben.
Stock no. 1813652
Published by John Hamilton Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Collected and compiled by Marben. Red cloth boards, black title to spine. B/w plates. Covers stained by damp else contents clean. Cigarette odour present.

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AIRSHIP
Written by Patrick Abbott.
Stock no. 1607656
Published by Adams & Dart; Jupiter Books. 1st 1973. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. The story of R.34 and the first East-West crossing of the Atlantic by air. 163 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0239001346. Spine bumped. Wrapper is unevenly faded.

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BATTLEBAGS
Written by Ces Mowthorpe.
Stock no. 2115263
Published by Wrens Park Publishing. 1998. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

British airships of the first world war. An illustrated history. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0905778138. Dark stain (Coffee or tea?) to outer page edges and to a few page margins. Wrapper has 2" tear to one edge and a few small stains at edges.

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WORLD AIRCRAFT 1918-1935
Written by Enzo Angelucci; Paolo Matricardi.
Stock no. 1205074
Published by Book Club Associates. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

180 aeroplanes and dirigibles. Colour illustrations. Book: name in ink to front endpaper.

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LA CONQUETE DE L'AIR
Written by L. Sazerac De Forge.
Stock no. 630519
Published by Berger-Levrault. 1st 1907. Very good condition.

Le Probleme de la locomotion aerienne les dirigeables et l'aviation - leurs applications. The conquest of the Air. Text in French. Modern three-quarter brown calf leather binding with gilt title and raised bands to spine, brown cloth boards. Green marbled endpapers. B/w illustrations, plates and fold-out diagram. One tiny mark to boards else binding in beautiful condition. Bookplate to front pastedown. Original paperwraps bound in. A few margin marks and corner creases to contents. A very nice copy. Reduced from £125.

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LES ZEPPELINS
Written by Georges Besancon.
Stock no. 818897
Published by Bloud Et Gay. 1915. Slightly better than very good condition.

No. 24 "Pages actuelles" 1914-1915. Zeppelins. Text in French. Small paperwraps format. B/w illustrations. 43 pages. A few marks and light creasing to covers. Light page browning else contents fine.

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