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AIR OF BATTLE
Written by W.M. Fry.
Stock no. 2139993
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Willie Fry was a fighter pilot on the Western Front from 1915 to 1918. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718303539. Browning and marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips; faded to spine.

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OBSERVER MEMOIRS OF THE R.F.C. 1915-1918
Written by A.J. Insall.
Stock no. 2139987
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The First World War as seen by an Office of the R.F.C. who flew as an observer on the Western Front. ISBN: 0718304411. Page edge browning with some foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small marks and nicks.

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THE VIKING DRIVERS
Written by Fredrik Petersens.
Stock no. 2139926
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. An intimate study of two brilliant Grand Prix drivers who came to early and tragic deaths. ISBN: 0718303660. SIGNED by author to title page. Bumping to spine, with a little fading. Browning and some foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine; a few marks.

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THE EVOLUTION OF THE RACING CAR
Written by Laurence Pomeroy.
Stock no. 2139917
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Based on the heroic age of motor racing from 1903 to 1937, the author has woven a fascinating composition, much more than a mere technical or historical book. B/w photos. Light bumping to top and tail of spine. A few marks to covers. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with browning and some grubby marks.

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FLIGHT PATH: MY FIFTY YEARS OF AVIATION
Written by Frank T. Courtney.
Stock no. 2139899
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Frank Courtney, a legend in the annals of aviation, writes about his flying life from 1913 to 1953. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718304829. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing.

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THE VIVID AIR
Written by Alex Revell.
Stock no. 1823832
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gerald and Michael Constable Maxwell. Fighter Pilots in both World Wars. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718303857. Contents browned. Slight musty odour. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned, faded to spine with a few grubby marks.

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COMBAT REPORT
Written by Bill Lambert.
Stock no. 1823822
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1973. Very good condition.

The typical experiences of RAF pilots in France in 1918, serving with No.24 Squadron. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 071830442X. Spine heavily faded, front board slightly bowed. Text block lightly browned, contents clean.

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MCCUDDEN V.C.
Written by Christopher Cole.
Stock no. 2139818
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718304608. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a faded spine.

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I CHOSE THE SKY
Written by Leonard H. Rochford.
Stock no. 2139816
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A fascinating, insightful and, at times, nail-biting account by the World War One veteran, Leonard H. Rochford. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718300858. A few grubby marks and some browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with fading to spine and a few edges.

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GERMANY'S LAST KNIGHT OF THE AIR
Written by Carl Degelow; Peter Kilduff.
Stock no. 2139806
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Translated & Edited by Kilduff. The Memoirs of Degelow. ISBN: 0718301463. A few marks to covers. Browning to page edges. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with faded spine.

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THE FALL OF AN EAGLE: THE LIFE OF FIGHTER ACE ERNST UDET
Written by Armand Van Ishoven; Chaz Bowyer.
Stock no. 2139801
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ernst Udet was Germany's highest scoring living fighter ace at the end of World War I. An absorbing account of a man who loved flying in all its forms. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 071830067X. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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JO SIFFERT
Written by Jacques Deschenaux.
Stock no. 1823462
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Biography of the leading Formula 1 motor racing driver Jo Siffert. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 208 pages. ISBN: 0718304020. Spine cocked. Endpapers browned. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed & worn at corners, lightly scuffed.

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