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JANE'S ALL THE WORLD'S AIRCRAFT 1964-65
Written by John W.R. Taylor.
Stock no. 1609187
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Fifty-fifth year of issue. The illustrated annual record of aviation development and progress. Spine bumped. Surface damage to rear pastedown. Wrapper is edge creased and torn.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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JANE'S ALL THE WORLD'S AIRCRAFT 1965-66
Written by John W.R. Taylor.
Stock no. 1609186
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. 1965. Very good condition.

Large format. B/w photos. Corners bumped. A few marks to covers. Binding firm, contents clean.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE STORY OF FLIGHT
Written by Richard Bowood. Illustrated by Robert Ayton.
Stock no. 1316579
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 601. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Foxspots to prelims and rear endpapers else contents fine. Dustwrapper is foxed with splash marks to rear panel and some slight wear at edges.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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THE AVIATION ART OF MICHAEL TURNER
Written by Michael Turner. Illustrated by Michael Turner.
Stock no. 1609078
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A valuable and inspiring record of the heights of man's achievements in the air, reflecting the drama and excitement of these aircraft in action, both at war and in peacetime. Large oblong format. Red boards, black title to spine. B/w and colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0715300881. Contents are excellent. Dent to one edge of front cover, with corresponding tear hole to wrapper.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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LE BATTAGLIE AEREE IN AFRICA SETTENTRIONALE
Written by Michele Palermo.
Stock no. 1609077
Published by IBN Editore. 2011. Fine condition.

Card wraps. North Africa Air Battles November - December 1941. Icaro Moderno 206. Dual language, Italian & English. ISBN: 9788875651077.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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EAGLES OVER GAZALA
Written by Michele Palermo.
Stock no. 1609076
Published by IBN Editore. 1st 2014. Fine condition.

Card wraps. Icaro Moderno 255. Air battles in North Africa May - June 1942. B/w photos. 299 pages. ISBN: 9788875651688.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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MUSSOLINI'S HAWKS
Written by Marco Mattioli.
Stock no. 1609075
Published by IBN Editore. 2012. Fine condition.

Card wraps. Icaro Moderno 233. The fighter units of the Aeronautica Nazionale Repubblicana 1943-1945. B/w photos. ISBN: 9788875651398.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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DESERT PRELUDE: OPERATION COMPASS
Written by Hakan Gustavsson; Ludovico Slongo.
Stock no. 1609073
Published by Stratus. 1st 2010. Fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. The second volume which completes the story of the air war over North Africa between Italian and Commonwealth forces, covering the period December 1940 to February 1941. ISBN: 9788361421184. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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DESERT PRELUDE: EARLY CLASHES
Written by Hakan Gustavsson; Ludovico Slongo.
Stock no. 1609072
Published by Stratus. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. June to November 1940. The campaign in North Africa between Italian and Commonwealth forces. ISBN: 9788389450524. Light scuffing to rear cover.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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JANE'S FIGHTING AIRCRAFT OF WORLD WAR II
Written by Bill Gunston.
Stock no. 1609037
Published by Tiger Books. 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed boards. A comprehensive encyclopedia. 318 pages. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1855019949. A little bumping and light wear at corners. Price-cut wrapper is edge creased and torn with remains of sticky label to front.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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AN AIR FIGHTER'S SCRAP-BOOK
Written by Ira Jones.
Stock no. 1813988
Published by Nicholson & Watson. 1st 1938. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The imperishable story of the part played by British airmen in the skies over France and Flanders. Grey cloth boards, red titles to spine and printed author's name in red to front. B/w plates. Corners bumped, top & tail of spine discoloured and shelf-worn. Neat inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots. Dustwrapper is heavily edge-worn and torn with loss, faded to spine and grubby to rear, verso of dustwrapper is repaired with tape.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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FIGHTING COLOURS RAF FIGHTER CAMOUFLAGE AND MARKINGS 1937-1969
Written by Michael J.F. Bowyer.
Stock no. 1813954
Published by Patrick Stephens. 1970. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of the development and changes in Royal Air Force camouflage and markings over the years 1937-69, a period which saw massive expansion of the RAF, the momentous years of the war, and a long uneasy peace punctuated by the smaller conflicts and tensions of the 'cold war'. Blue boards, yellow title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 192 pages. ISBN: 0850590418. Pictorial dustwraper is browned and scuffed, top edge worn.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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