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THE OREGON TRAIL
Written by Francis Parkman; Frank McLynn.
Stock no. 2140869
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2008. Fine condition.

Green cloth boards with gilt titles and borders, blocked design of cowboys to front and spine. Cream maps to endpapers of Francis Parkman's Western Journey May to September 1846. Introduced by McLynn. Colour plates. Still in original shrink wrap - UNREAD! Slip case is near fine - has bump along one edge.

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THE HAWAIIAN GOOSE: AN EXPERIMENT IN CONSERVATION
Written by Janet Kear; A. Berger. Illustrated by Peter Scott.
Stock no. 2140642
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis, 24 b/w plates, b/w line drawings. 154 pages. ISBN: 0856610259. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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AN ILLUSTRATED FLORA OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATES AND CANADA (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Nathaniel Britton; Addison Brown.
Stock no. 2140091
Published by Dover Publications Inc.. Circa 1970. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w illustrations. Second edition - enlarged and revised. Scuffing to covers. Volume III has blank front endpaper is MISSING.

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WINGS OF HONOR: AMERICAN AIRMEN IN WORLD WAR I
Written by James J. Sloan.
Stock no. 1823944
Published by Schiffer Publishing Ltd.. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A compilation of all United States pilots, observers, gunners and mechanics who flew against the enemy in the war of 1914-1918. Large format. Grey cloth boards, pale blue titles. Marbled endpapers. B/w photos. ISBN: 0887405770. Some light pencil annotation against lists of names. Text block browned. Brown pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded at vertical edges.

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CLASSIC AMERICAN AIRLINES
Written by Geza Szurovy.
Stock no. 1823821
Published by Mbi Publishing. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Retracing America's airline history from its tentative beginnings on the backs of air mail routes to the arrival of the jumbo jets. Large square format. Blue cloth boards, white title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. 192 pages including index. ISBN: 0760307865. Board edges lightly rubbed, front board a little scuffed. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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HISTORY OF THE READING
Written by Jay V. Hare.
Stock no. 2139494
Published by John Henry Strock. 1966. Very good condition.

Black cloth with gilt titles. The Collected Articles by Mr. Jay V. Hare (One Time Secretary of Reading Company). Which appeared As A Serial In The Pilot and Philadelphia & Reading Railway Men, Beginning May 1909 - Ending February 1914. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. Page browning.

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NARROW GAUGE IN THE AMERICAS
Written by James Waite.
Stock no. 2139490
Published by Mainline & Maritime Ltd. 1st 2020. Slightly better than very good condition.

Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. Narrow Gauge Album No. 3. ISBN: 9781900340724. Couple of bumps along top edge of front cover.

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LIFE ON THE MISSISSIPPI
Written by Mark Twain; Ron Powers.
Stock no. 2139456
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Nearly fine condition.

The river and its history. Introduced by Ron Powers. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine, gilt map of the river and its tributaries to front board. Blue endpapers. B/w and colour illustrations. 2nd printing. Slip case is a bit better than very good - a few small marks.

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THE AMERICAN FLYING BOAT: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Richard C. Knott.
Stock no. 2139398
Published by Naval Institute Press. Circa 1979. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red/brown cloth with silver title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 087021070X. Some browning to endpapers and front joint. Page edges are also browned. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips - browned to spine and edges.

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THE CACTI OF THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA
Written by Lyman Benson. Illustrated by Lucretia Breazeale Hamilton.
Stock no. 2139157
Published by Stanford University Press. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth with black title block, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. Some diagrams. ISBN: 0804708630. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing.

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UNITED STATES MILITARY AIRCRAFT SINCE 1909
Written by Gordon Swanborough; Peter M. Bowers.
Stock no. 2139153
Published by Putnam. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New edition (Third edition). B/w photos. 766 pages including index. ISBN: 085177816X. Small knocks to top and tail of spine. Page edge browning. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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AIRLINES OF THE UNITED STATES SINCE 1914
Written by R.E.G. Davies.
Stock no. 2139099
Published by Putnam. 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Revised reprinting. B/w photos. 746 pages. ISBN: 0370309421. Light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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