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ROBERT TAYLOR AIR COMBAT PAINTINGS VOLUME II
Written by Charles Walker. Illustrated by Robert Taylor.
Stock no. 1608554
Published by David & Charles. 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 071539889X.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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ROBERT TAYLOR AIR COMBAT PAINTINGS VOLUME V
Written by Robert Taylor; Charles Walker. Illustrated by Robert Taylor.
Stock no. 1608553
Published by Griffon International. 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A collection of air combat paintings by one of the world's most foremost aviation artists. Very large oblong format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations, sketches and photos throughout. ISBN: 095499700X.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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ROBERT TAYLOR AIR COMBAT PAINTINGS VOLUME VI
Written by Robert Taylor. Illustrated by Robert Taylor.
Stock no. 1608552
Published by Griffon International. 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A collection of air combat paintings by one of the world's most foremost aviation artists. Very large oblong format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations, sketches and photos throughout. ISBN: 9780954997021.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THEIR FINEST HOUR THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN 1940
Written by Michael Craig.
Stock no. 1608550
Published by Griffon International. 1st 2015. Fine condition.

The Paintings of the Military gallery. Large oblong format. Commemorative Collection. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9780954997052.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE SUPERMARINE WALRUS THE STORY OF A UNIQUE AIRCRAFT
Written by G.W.R. Nicholl.
Stock no. 1608540
Published by G.T. Foulis & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The development and operational history of one of the most versatile aeroplanes ever built. B/w photos. Spine bumped, some fading to board edges. Wrapper is edge creased and worn with a little loss; brown staining to verso.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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CURTISS AIRCRAFT 1907-1947
Written by Peter M. Bowers.
Stock no. 1608539
Published by Putnam. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A complete history of the pioneer work of Glenn Curtiss and of the subsequent companies which bore his name. B/w photos. 637 pages. ISBN: 0370100298. Price-cut wrapper is faded to spine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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AVRO'S MARITIME HEAVYWEIGHT: THE SHACKLETON
Written by Chris Ashworth.
Stock no. 1608496
Published by Aston Publications. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0946627169. Wrapper spine faded.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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PIONEER AIRCRAFT EARLY AVIATION TO 1914
Written by Philip Jarrett.
Stock no. 1608488
Published by Putnam. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Putnam's History of Aircraft. Series editor Philip Jarrett. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851778690. Spine and top corner bumped. Contents fine.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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MIG AIRCRAFT SINCE 1937
Written by Bill Gunston; Yefim Gordon.
Stock no. 1608487
Published by Putnam. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. 288 pages. ISBN: 0851778844. A little creasing to top edge of wrapper.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF AIRPLANES
Written by Joseph Lawrence.
Stock no. 1506166
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1942. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Describing 108 types, with 321 illustrations. The first publication of this long-running title. Minimal bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine slightly faded and foxed with small white mark to front edge. Browning to top and bottom edges of spine and covers. Bottom 2.5" of front joint is broken. One hinge cracked and one other starting to crack. Light browning to endpapers, light foxing mainly to endpapers and text block. A few tiny marks to contents but majority of pages are clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and chipped with loss from top of spine and front fold. Grubby and foxed with stain to front panel.
Located at: Rose's Books, Hay-on-Wye

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ADVENTURE ABOVE THE CLOUDS
Written by F.V. Monk; H.T. Winter.
Stock no. 1608412
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

A summary of mankind's aerial achievements. With Eight Half-tone Plates and Diagrams. Blue cloth boards, black titles. 224 pages. Spine is bumped and faded, with small split / hole at side. Names in ink to front endpapers. Foxing to textblock.
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YOUR WINGS
Written by Assen Jordanoff. Illustrated by Frank Carlson.
Stock no. 1608409
Published by Funk & Wagnalls. 1937. Very good condition.

Blue cloth boards, dark blue titles. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped, a little darkening to boards. Some browning and marks to endpapers; corner cut from front endpaper.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

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