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ROYAL AIR FORCE MANUAL FLYING VOL. 1 AIRCRAFT OPERATION
No author listed.
Stock no. 2139023
Published by Air Ministry. Circa 1954. Almost very good condition.

A.P. 129 (6th edition). Prepared by The Air Ministry in Collaboration With the Ministry of Supply. Covers are hardback, but spine is heavy card cover over cloth. Binding is held together with two screw style objects going through top and tail of spine and through pages throughout the book. Book contains 4 parts and Index. Some tears/chips to cover edges; grubby marks. Contains later amendment pages. Foxing and browning; a few page corners are chipped off.

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GLIDER PILOTS AT ARNHEM
Written by Mike Peters; Luuk Buist.
Stock no. 1322652
Published by Pen & Sword Military. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and maps. 356 pages. ISBN: 9781844157631. Minimal scuffing to lower edges of covers. Dustwrapper is slightly rubbed at top of spine.

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PADDY: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF WING COMMANDER PATRICK BARTHROPP D.F.C., A.F.C.
Written by Patrick Barthrop.
Stock no. 2136525
Published by J&kh Publishing. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 190051169X. Small knocks to top and tail of spine. Sticky residue mark to rear cover where an old price sticker has been removed. Light page edge browning, else contents are fine!

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STRAIGHT AND TRUE: A HISTORY OF ROYAL AIR FORCE LEEMING
Written by Peter Coupland.
Stock no. 2136440
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0850525691. Bumping to spine. A bit of spotting to covers. Page edge browning. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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"FOR FAITH AND FREEDOM" ROYAL AIR FORCE WADDINGTON THE FIRST EIGHTY YEARS
Written by John F. Hamlin.
Stock no. 1823319
Published by GMS Enterprises. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Light blue cloth boards, silver title to spine, silver vignette to front. B/w photos. SIGNED and dated by the author to title page (no dedication). Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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ROYAL AIR FORCE MORETON-IN-MARSH A HISTORY
Written by John F. Hamlin; Gerry V. Tyack.
Stock no. 1823318
Published by Gerry V. Tyack. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 169 Pages. ISBN: 095252562. SIGNED and dated by author Gerry V. Tyack to dedication page and also a Wellington Aviation Museum compliments slip signed by same. A few minor marks to boards. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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THE STORY OF R.A.F. EDGEHILL
Written by Eric G. Kaye.
Stock no. 1823316
Published by The Self Publishing Association Ltd.. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Locally Known as Shenington Aerodrome, North Oxfordshire. Looks mostly at period from 1942-45. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1854210793. Reprint. Spine slightly cocked. Front endpaper lightly creased. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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IN THE MIDDLE OF NOWHERE: THE HISTORY OF RAF METHERINGHAM
Written by Richard Bailey.
Stock no. 1823315
Published by Tucann. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. 143 pages. ISBN: 1873257090. Rear cover a little grubby and has small bookseller's label (not ours). Contents clean.

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THE ROYAL FLYING CORPS BOY SERVICE RFC - RNAS - RAF: THE LINK IS FORGED
Written by John Ross.
Stock no. 1823311
Published by Regency Press. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0721208304. Spine slightly cocked. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Blue dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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A HISTORY OF THE RAF SERVICING COMMANDOS
Written by J. Davies; J.P. Kellett.
Stock no. 1823308
Published by Airlife. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Meticulously documented, tracing the service of these Servicing Units from France and Italy to North Africa and the Far East. A unique story and a valuable reference for World War II historians, in particular historians of the Royal Air Force. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 185310051X. Top & tail of spine lightly rubbed. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine and slight fading to spine edge of rear panel.

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THE LAST OF THE LIGHTNINGS
Written by Ian Black; Bill Gunston.
Stock no. 1823305
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A nostalgic farewell to the RAF's favourite supersonic fighter. Colour photos. ISBN: 1852605413. Top & tail of spine and corners lightly rubbed. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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R.A.F. SQUADRONS
Written by C.G. Jefford.
Stock no. 1823302
Published by Airlife. 2nd 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive record of the movement and equipment of all RAF squadrons and their antecedents since 1912. Large format. 2nd edition. B/w photos. ISBN: 1840371412. Base of spine lightly rubbed. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at lower edge.

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