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JO SIFFERT
Written by Jacques Deschenaux.
Stock no. 2132807
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1972. Nearly fine 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 slightly bumped. Endpapers browned. Contents fine. Wrapper is rubbed at corners, has a few closed tears repaired on verso, crease to rear flap and a few marks also on verso.

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WINGS OVER THE SOMME 1916-1918
Written by G.H. Lewis.
Stock no. 1819009
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1976. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gwilym Lewis was sent to the Somme in 1916 as a boy of eighteen only just out of school. During his service he wrote long letters to his family who preserved them. These letters have been edited by Chaz Bowyer and illustrated with b/w photos from private albums. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0718303245. Light browning to text block and endpapers. Grey pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine & worn at top & tail, small closed tear to lower rear edge.

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THE VIVID AIR
Written by Alex Revell.
Stock no. 2131883
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. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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THE ZEEBRUGGE RAID
Written by Philip Warner.
Stock no. 1818294
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718300564. Blacked out inscription to front pastedown (neat). Minor foxspots to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is crinkled and repaired to rear with clear tape.

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JOCHEN RINDT THE STORY OF A WORLD CHAMPION
Written by Heinz Pruller.
Stock no. 1610571
Published by William Kimber. 2nd 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The biography of the motor racing driver. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718301625. Spine bumped. Rear endpaper creased. Wrapper is rubbed at edges.

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STELLA AND THE FIRESHIPS
Written by Showell Styles.
Stock no. 1815764
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A masterly tale of fast-moving action around naval exploits at the time of Nelson. Red boards with gilt title to spine. 190 pages. ISBN: 0718305817. Small mark to rear board. Page browning. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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THE WELLINGTON BOMBER
Written by Chaz Bowyer.
Stock no. 1610185
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A highly detailed, well illustrated tribute to one of the RAF's most successful operational aircraft of all time. Black covers with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718306198.

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A TOY FOR THE LION
Written by T.R. Nicholson.
Stock no. 1815440
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1965. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The amazing story of Bede Bentley who heard that the Emperor of Ethiopia wanted a new car. He satisfied that wish by driving 3000 miles to provide it in 1907. Text block browned. Some scattered foxing. Overall look of contents is grubby to endpapers and outer page edges. Pictorial dustwrapper is worn, scuffed, and has a few edge tears.

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AVENGER FROM THE SKY
Written by Donald Judd.
Stock no. 1610085
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. The experiences of a Fleet Air Arm bomber pilot during World War II. ISBN: 071830568X. Wrapper spine faded.

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BOMBER SQUADRON: THE MEN WHO FLEW WITH XV
Written by Martyn R. Ford-Jones.
Stock no. 1811786
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1987. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Collected experiences of some of those who flew with the famous XV Squadron, based at RAF Mildenhall, and the fascinating story of their wartime adventures chiefly through first person accounts. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718306597. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.

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RAIDER THE HALIFAX AND ITS FLYERS
Written by Geoffrey P. Jones.
Stock no. 1811672
Published by William Kimber. Circa 1978. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A tribute to a great aircraft and the crews that flew it. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718300661. This edition published by arrangement with Book Club Associates. Top edge of text block a little dusty, contents fine. Dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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THE HELL THEY CALLED HIGH WOOD
Written by Terry Norman.
Stock no. 1606312
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Somme 1916. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 0718305124. Spine bumped. Wrapper is edge creased and has old price sticker to rear panel.

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