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MIKOYAN MIG-21 (OSPREY AIR COMBAT)
Written by Bill Gunston.
Stock no. 1816062
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 1986. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. 200 pages including index. ISBN: 0850457343. Base of spine lightly bumped, text block lightly browned. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at lower front edge and a little scuffed.

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THE QUICK AND THE DEAD
Written by W.A. Waterton.
Stock no. 1816058
Published by Frederick Muller Limited. 1st 1956. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Story of a Chief test pilot. B/w photos. Foxing to text block and rear endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few closed tears and chips.

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HEAVENLY ADVENTURER: SEFTON BRANCKER AND THE DAWN OF BRITISH AVIATION
Written by Basil Collier.
Stock no. 1816053
Published by Secker & Warburg. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w plates. Name & date in ink to front endpaper along with embossed address. Foxing to text block. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned, chipped at top of spine and has a few closed edge tears.

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CHIPMUNKS AROUND THE WORLD A ROYAL AIR FORCE EXPEDITIONARY FLIGHT
Written by Tony Cowan; Ced Hughes; Bill Purchase.
Stock no. 1610487
Published by Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund Enterprises. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Colour photos. ISBN: 1899808310. SIGNED by all authors on Limited Edition plate to front endpaper. This is copy no. 598 of 100 casebound copies signed by authors. Wrapper spine faded.

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ALEX HENSHAW A FLYING LEGEND
Written by Alex Henshaw. Illustrated by Michael Turner.
Stock no. 1610486
Published by Ma Publications. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Compiled by Michael Turner. The paintings which form the basis of this book were produced over a period of 28 years to portray episodes in the remarkable flying career of Alex Henshaw. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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AVIATION THE PIONEER YEARS
Written by Ben Mackworth-Praed.
Stock no. 1610485
Published by Studio Editions. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. With an authoritative chronology of the history of flight to 1939. B/w photos. 320 pages. ISBN: 1851703497. Spine bumped. Wrapper edge rubbed.

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AIRFIELDS OF THE EIGHTH THEN AND NOW
Written by Roger A. Freeman.
Stock no. 1610484
Published by Battle of Britain Prints International Ltd.. 4th 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. A look at the airfields used by the Eighth in the United Kingdom during the Second World War showing photos of them as they were in the war and as they are now. ISBN: 0900913096. Small red sticker to front endpaper. Price-cut wrapper.

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THE AIR COMBAT PAINTINGS OF ROBERT TAYLOR
Written by Robert Weston; Robert Taylor. Illustrated by Robert Taylor.
Stock no. 1610483
Published by Guild Publishing. 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Colour & b/w illustrations. 128 pages. Board edges are a little discoloured, with some bumping.

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FLIGHT THE FIVE AGES OF AVIATION
Written by John Blake.
Stock no. 1610482
Published by Magna Books. 1991. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed illustrated boards. Illustrated with paintings by the Guild of Aviation Artists. ISBN: 185422221X. Wrapper is edge rubbed, with tiny nick at top of spine.

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DE HAVILLAND A PICTORIAL TRIBUTE
Written by Gordon Bain.
Stock no. 1610481
Published by Promotional Reprint Company. 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 185648243X. Wrapper edge rubbed.

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RAF FIGHTER AIRFIELDS OF WORLD WAR 2
Written by Jonathan Falconer.
Stock no. 1610480
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1993. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Examining the history of the various Fighter Command bases occupied by the RAF - from the famous to the less well-known. Includes data on the squadrons based at the individual airfields and much else. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and line drawings. 128 pages. ISBN: 0711021759. Small red sticker to front endpaper.

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AIR WAR OVER ITALY 1943-1945
Written by Andrew Brookes.
Stock no. 1610479
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0711026904. Wrapper spine faded.

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