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THE AIRLINE ENCYCLOPEDIA 1909-2000 (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Myron J. Smith.
Stock no. 1823973
Published by The Scarecrow Press Inc.. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

Detailed historical and in-depth year-by-year operational and statistical profiles of all the commercial air transport concerns extant worldwide during this 90 year period. Profiles all airlines, including charter passenger planes, cargo airlines (major, commuter, and taxi) as well as such specialized operators as fire-fighters, offshore helicopter services, and pioneering airship operators. Three volumes. Large and heavy set. Black glazed pictorial boads. A few b/w photos. ISBN: 0810837900. Board corners bumped. Boards lightly scuffed. Lower text blocks grubby at open end. Contents clean. A nice set.

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THE NEW ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AIRCRAFT
Written by David Mondey; Michael Taylor.
Stock no. 2140191
Published by Greenwich Editions. 1st 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. Revised and updated by Taylor. Fully international guide, listing all of the world's manufacturers of production aircraft, both military and civil from the beginning of powered flight to the present day. ISBN: 0862882680. Light bumping to cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AUTOMOBILES
Written by David Burgess Wise.
Stock no. 2140169
Published by Chartwell Books Inc.. 1st USA 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0890097720. Bumping to spine. Some page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with browning.

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PIONEER AIRCRAFT 1903-1914
Written by Kenneth Munson. Illustrated by John W. Wood; Norman Dinnage; Brian Hiley; W. Hobson; Tony Mitchell; J. Pelling.
Stock no. 1823823
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1969. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The pocket encyclopaedia of world aircraft in colour. Maroon boards. Gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. 178 pages. ISBN: 0713705000. Text block lightly browned else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly worn at top of spine with a few tiny nicks.

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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CIVIL AIRCRAFT
Written by David Donald.
Stock no. 1823774
Published by Thunder Bay Press. 1st USA 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Profiles and specifications for civil aircraft from the 1920s to the present day. Large, heavy format. Colour and b/w photos. 816 pages including index. ISBN: 1571451838. A nice copy with some light wear to edges and text block.

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GRZIMEK'S ANIMAL LIFE ENCYCLOPEDIA VOLUME 5: FISHES II AND AMPHIBIA
Written by Bernhard Grzimek; et al.
Stock no. 2139633
Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold Company. Circa 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Chunky volume. Blue boards with red title block, gilt title to spine; vignette to front cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. Colour photos. Browning and marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks.

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IRISES: A GARDENER'S ENCYCLOPEDIA
Written by Claire Austin; James W. Waddick.
Stock no. 2139609
Published by Timber Press. 1st USA 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Purple boards with gilt title to spine. Colour photography throughout. 339 pages including glossary and index. ISBN: 0881927309. Some light bumping and wear to cover edges and corners. Page edge and margin browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks/chips.

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WORLD ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF AERO ENGINES
Written by Bill Gunston.
Stock no. 2139578
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Dark boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. 4th edition. All major aircraft power plants, from the Wright brothers to the present day. ISBN: 1852605979. A few light marks to wrapper.

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AIRCRAFT OF THE SOVIET UNION
Written by Bill Gunston.
Stock no. 2139369
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Encyclopaedia of Soviet Aircraft Since 1917. Large format. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 085045445X. Some page browning.

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ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MARINE ANIMALS
Written by Neville Coleman; et al.
Stock no. 2139357
Published by Blandford. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards with white title to spine. Colour pictorial endpapers. Colour photos. ISBN: 0713722894. Couple of slight knocks to cover corners. Light page edge browning. Wrapper has some edge-creasing.

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THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF INSECTS
Written by Christopher O'Toole.
Stock no. 2139354
Published by George Allen & Unwin. Circa 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Colour photos. ISBN: 0045000387. Some light browning to outer page edges.

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THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF UNDERWATER LIFE
Written by Keith Banister; Andrew Campbell.
Stock no. 2139351
Published by George Allen & Unwin. Circa 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black loth with gilt title to spine. Stunning colour photography. ISBN: 0045000352. Page edge browning.

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