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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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Written by Rick Archbold. Illustrated by Ken Marschall.
Stock no. 1610172
Published by Warner Books; Madison Press Books. 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Reliving the era of the great airships. B/w and colour illustrations. ISBN: 0446517844.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Written by H. Von Buttlar.
Stock no. 818627
Published by Payot. 1st 1932. Slightly better than good condition.

Collection of memories, studies and documents during World War I. Grey paperwraps, blue titles. 10 b/w photos. Text in French. Spine browned, covers a little grubby. Small split to top front edge of spine. Front joint broken and backstrip becoming unglued. Contents clean.

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Written by Gaston Tissandier.
Stock no. 818629
Published by Librairie Hachette Et Cie. 1st 1886. Almost very good condition.

L'Aviation et la Direction des Aerostats dans les temps anciens et modernes (the aviation and direction of airships in old and modern times). Blue paperwraps. B/w illustrations. Text in French. Re-bound with a near matching blue card, front and rear paperwrap covers glued to card for strength, original spine missing. Some hinges broken but binding is generally tight. One or two scattered foxspots else contents clean. Reduced from £150.

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Written by Pierre Dronier.
Stock no. 818613
1894. Very good condition.

Aerial Navigation. Modern three-quarter red leather binding with gilt title to spine, marbled paper boards. Original paper covers bound in. 64 pages Text in French. Outer covers in pristine condition. Original paper covers have been strengthened wtih a paper backing. Page browning throughout else contents clean.

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