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A CARP WATER (WOOD POOL) AND HOW TO FISH IT
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2139835
Published by Putnam. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w wood engravings, frontis and chapter headers. 72 pages. Some light wear and small knocks along cover edges. A few red ink numbers to front endpaper. Page edge browning and some foxing. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and chipping; a few closed tears and browning; rear panel has some grubby marks.

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MEN, WOMEN AND 10,000 KITES
Written by Gabriel Voisin.
Stock no. 1823862
Published by Putnam. 1st UK 1963. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Autobiography of Gabriel Voisin, one of the first men taking part in the first achievements of powered flight. Terracotta cloth boards, black title to spine. A few b/w photos. Boards clean and bright. Foxing mainly to text block and prelims... some foxing to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine and lightly browned to front and rear panel.

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THE AIR DEFENCE OF BRITAIN 1914-1918
Written by Christopher Cole; E.F. Cheesman.
Stock no. 2139815
Published by Putnam. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 486 pages. Every aircraft recorded as having taken off in response to a raid is listed with its service number and the names of the crew. ISBN: 0370305388. Some grubby marks to outer page edges. Fading to spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with chipping; faded to spine.

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YAKOVLEV AIRCRAFT SINCE 1924
Written by Bill Gunston; Yefim Gordon.
Stock no. 2139347
Published by Putnam. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778720. Small knocks to top and tail of spine. Light page edge browning; a few foxspots. A little edge-creasing to wrapper.

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BRITISH AVIATION: THE GREAT WAR AND ARMISTICE 1915-1919
Written by Harald Penrose.
Stock no. 2139235
Published by Putnam. 1st 1969. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and drawings. 620 pages including index. ISBN: 0370001281. Small ink name to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and browned.

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AIRCRAFT OF THE SPANISH CIVIL WAR 1936-39
Written by Gerald Howson.
Stock no. 2139232
Published by Putnam. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 310 pages. All the multifarious types of aircraft known to have taken part in the war. ISBN: 0851778429. Light page edge browning. Wrapper has some edge-creasing.

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FAIREY AIRCRAFT SINCE 1915
Written by H.A. Taylor.
Stock no. 2139207
Published by Putnam. 1984. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 450 pages. Second impression, with a new preface by the author. ISBN: 037000065X. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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GENERAL DYNAMICS AIRCRAFT AND THEIR PREDECESSORS
Written by John Wegg.
Stock no. 2139195
Published by Putnam. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A history of 10 companies and more than 100 aircraft. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. 255 pages. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 085177833x. Page edge/margin browning. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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ZEPPELIN: RIGID AIRSHIPS 1893-1940
Written by Peter W. Brooks.
Stock no. 2139194
Published by Putnam. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851778453. Page edge browning. Light knocks to top and tail of spine. Wrapper has a little edge-creasing.

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GERMAN AIRCRAFT OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR
Written by Peter Gray; Owen Thetford.
Stock no. 2139179
Published by Putnam. 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Second revised edition with new photographs and textual amendments. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778097. Small white mark to front cover. Light knocks along cover edges. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper spine has slight fading.

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BLACKBURN AIRCRAFT SINCE 1909
Written by A.J. Jackson.
Stock no. 2139178
Published by Putnam. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Edition. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0851778305. Couple of corners have small bumps. Pale page edge browning. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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MIG AIRCRAFT SINCE 1937
Written by Bill Gunston; Yefim Gordon.
Stock no. 2139170
Published by Putnam. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. 288 pages. ISBN: 0851778844. Page edge/margin browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and chips.

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