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The most comprehensive reference book on London ever published. Revised edition. Pictorial cardwraps. xii and 1060 pages including index. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0333576888. 7th printing. Spine faded with creasing to top & tail. Text block slightly grubby.
Profiles and specifications for civil aircraft from the 1920s to the present day. Large, heavy format. Colour and b/w photos. 816 pages. ISBN: 1854106422. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and lightly browned to spine.
THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF PROPELLER AIRLINERS
Written by Bill Gunston.
Stock no. 1820743
Published by Windward. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Large format. 256 pages + index. Colour and b/w photos. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0711200629. Name & date in ink, some pencil erasure to front endpaper. Text block browned. Slight fading to front spine edge of dustwrapper and light creasing.
This book's coverage is world wide and so includes the arms and armament of the Orient as well as those of Europe and America. The chronological span stretches from prehistoric and classical times to the present day. Red cloth boards, white title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 0713415959. Text block browned with some foxing. Endpapers browned. A few light scattered foxspots. Dustwrapper is lightly browned and is foxed to the verso.
AUTOMOBILES OF THE WORLD: AN ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF THE CAR 1921
Written by W.E. De B. Whittaker; P.A. Barron.
Stock no. 2133936
Published by The Aeroplane And General Publishing Co. Limited. 1921. Almost very good condition.
Large format. Blue cloth with gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Uneven fading - possible even damp marking. Nicks to corners; a little fraying to cloth. Page edge browning, with some foxing.
Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w diagrams. Spine has been replaced with new green cloth; new endpapers. Corners are bumped. Browning to outer page edges. Some foxing. Last page has top half cut off it.
DYKE'S AUTOMOBILE AND GASOLINE ENGINE ENCYCLOPEDIA
Written by A.L. Dyke.
Stock no. 2133871
Published by The Goodheart-Willcox Company Inc.. 13th 1924. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.
Thirteenth Edition. The elementary principles, construction, operation and repair of automobiles, gasoline engines and automobile electric systems; including trucks, tractors and motorcycles. Simple, Thorough and Practical. Blue cloth with white titles. B/w diagrams. Chipping, with some fraying and wear at edges. Page edges are browned. Some foxing. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and cut down to edges; some chipping and loss.
THE RAND MCNALLY ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MILITARY AIRCRAFT 1914-1980
Written by Enzo Angelucci; Paolo Matricardi.
Stock no. 2133766
Published by The Military Press. 1983. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.
Large format. Reprint edition. Dark blue cloth with silver titles and vignettes. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0517410214. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few knocks to cover edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is browned with large closed tears and chips, with minimal loss.
An illustrated guide to an iconic motorcycle with 600 colour photographs. Pictorial cardwraps. Oblong format. ISBN: 9781846817779. A few minor corner creases.
Pocket Encyclopedia. Includes: The Supermarine Spitfire, The Avro Lancaster, The Messerschmitt 109, The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress. Small format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos throughout. Cutaway Diagrams. 192 pages. ISBN: 9781861473004.
The definitive reference to the lives and achievements of 2,500 international racing drivers. Black cloth covered boards, gilt titles to spines. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781844254330. Wrappers have some light edge-creasing. Contained in original slip case that has a few scuffs and marks, but is very good.
Over 1500 military and civilian ships from 5000 BC to the present day. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. 544 pages including index. ISBN: 1856055914. Small nick to top of spine also follows through dustwrapper which has been repaired with tape to top of spine. Base of spine shelf worn. A few minor marks to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and a little scuffed.