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THE PACKARD STORY: THE CAR AND THE COMPANY
Written by Robert E. Turnquist.
Stock no. 2136022
Published by A.S. Barnes and Company; Thomas Yoseloff Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos. Some marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is scuffed with edge-tears and chips; some loss.

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CANADIAN PACIFIC: THE STORY OF THE FAMOUS SHIPPING LINE
Written by George Musk.
Stock no. 1823005
Published by David & Charles. 2nd 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Second edition. The author summarises over a hundred years of ocean, coastal and inland shipping services including Canadian Pacific's role in the Falklands War. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715392794. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine and lightly browned to rear panel.

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FOKKER: THE CREATIVE YEARS
Written by A.R. Weyl.
Stock no. 1822958
Published by Putnam. 1987. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

This book records in intimate detail the formative years of the Fokker company and tells the story of the men and the aircraft whose work and achievements made that company one of the greatest aircraft companies in the world. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 420 pages including index. ISBN: 0851778178. Reprint. A fine copy in a pictorial dustwrapper in which the laminate is creased at spine.

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BOULTON PAUL AIRCRAFT SINCE 1915
Written by Alec Brew.
Stock no. 1822957
Published by Putnam. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A complete analysis of the pioneering work of Boulton Paul, its crucial contribution to the development of the powered gun turrets, and descriptions of all its aircraft and design projects. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778607. Top edge of text block slightly grubby. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded at spine and front panel spine edge, damp stain to top rear panel edge (hardly noticeable to front).

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WESTLAND AIRCRAFT SINCE 1915
Written by Derek N. James.
Stock no. 1822954
Published by Putnam. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Describing in detail the technical and operational histories of all the aircraft built by Westland. B/w photos. 515 pages. ISBN: 085177847X. A fine copy in pictorial dustwrapper which is lightly faded to spine and front panel spine edge.

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BENTLEY THE STORY
Written by Andrew Frankel.
Stock no. 1822951
Published by Redwood Publishing. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Black cloth with silver title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0951775197. Minor mark to top edge of text block. A few light scuff marks to endpapers and dustwrapper. Contained in publisher's presentation box which is lightly scuffed and has some minor surface paper loss. at sides.

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ROVER P6 1963 TO 1977: 2000, 2200 AND 3500
Written by James Taylor.
Stock no. 2135977
Published by Mrp. 1st 1993. Very good condition.

The story of a fascinating, important British car, providing a reference work for owners, restorers and enthusiasts. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos. 192 pages. ISBN: 0947981748. Foxing and browning to outer page edges.

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DYNASTY OF IRON FOUNDERS
Written by Arthur Raistrick.
Stock no. 2135921
Published by David & Charles. 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth. B/w illustrations. The Darbys and Coalbrookdale. ISBN: 0715347101. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is scuffed with a few tears and chips, but minimal loss; some browning.

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MCDONNELL DOUGLAS AIRCRAFT SINCE 1920: VOLUME I
Written by Rene J. Francillon.
Stock no. 1321919
Published by Putnam. 1st thus 1988. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Edition, revised, updated and expanded. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 617 pages. ISBN: 0851778275. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is fine.

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FARSTAD - A SHIP OWNING COMPANY IN ALESUND 1956-2006
Written by Harald Grytten.
Stock no. 1822900
Published by Farstad Shipping Asa. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition.

A Ship owning company in Norway. Limited edition of 2000 in the first print run. Red cloth spine with blind title, black cloth boards. Oblong format. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 9788299793117. A few minor scuffs to black boards. Contents clean. Headband at top of spine detached from cloth spine.

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BLYTH, GREENE, JOURDAIN & COMPANY LIMITED 1810-1960
Written by Augustus Mair.
Stock no. 1822899
Published by Newman Neame. 1st 1961. Very good condition.

History of a major Indian Ocean and Far Eastern trading house and ship owner. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour & b/w plates. A few minor marks to boards. Text block and endpapers browned.

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