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BRITISH AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURERS SINCE 1908
Written by Gunter G. Endres.
Stock no. 2134095
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An outline history of the many aircraft manufacturers of both civil and military aircraft. B/w photos. ISBN: 071102409X. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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SPEEDBIRD: THE COMPLETE HISTORY OF B.O.A.C.
Written by Robin Higham.
Stock no. 2134094
Published by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2013. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Dark pink boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. Between 1939 and 1946 BOAC (The British Overseas Airways Corporation) was the nationalised airline of Great Britain - and between 1946 and 1974 as such it exclusively operated all long-haul British flights. A unique comprehensive study of BOAC. ISBN: 9781780764627.

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VICKERS AIRCRAFT SINCE 1908
Written by C.F. Andrews; Eric B. Morgan.
Stock no. 2134093
Published by Putnam. 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 593 pages. The aircraft designed and built by Vickers. New Edition. ISBN: 0851778151. Light indentation marks to front cover. Contents are excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine; a few indentation and scuff marks to front panel.

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LUFTWAFFE OVER THE NORTH
Written by Bill Norman.
Stock no. 2134092
Published by Leo Cooper. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Episodes in an air war 1939-1943. ISBN: 0850522331. Light page edge browning. Wrapper a little edge-creased with fading to spine.

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HEROIC FLIGHTS
Written by John Frayn Turner.
Stock no. 2134091
Published by Leo Cooper; Pen & Sword Books. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The First 100 Years of Aviation. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0850529700. Wrapper spine is faded.

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FLIGHT PATH: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF SIR PETER MASEFIELD
Written by Peter Masefield; Bill Gunston.
Stock no. 2134090
Published by Airlife. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1840372834. Wrapper spine is faded.

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CLOSE TO THE SUN: HOW AIRBUS CHALLENGED AMERICA'S DOMINATION OF THE SKIES
Written by Stephen Aris.
Stock no. 2134089
Published by Aurum Press. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 1854108301. Wrapper spine is a bit faded.

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FERRY COMMAND
Written by Don McVicar. Illustrated by L.R. Williams.
Stock no. 2134088
Published by Airlife. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of the Royal Air Force Ferry Command which during world war two delivered 10,000 aircraft from the United States to the UK via Greenland and Iceland. B/w photos. ISBN: 0906393124. Couple of knocks to spine. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few nicks to corners; pale damp edge marking to verso.

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BIGGLES AND THE PLOT THAT FAILED
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2134087
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1965. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pink boards, gilt title to spine, 184 pages. Biggles goes looking for a young archaeologist lost in the Sahara, what he finds is astonishing! Pale damp marks to edges of covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins. Damp stain also to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with creasing; some damp marking and is faded to spine; a few small nicks and chips.

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BIGGLES AND THE BLACK MASK
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stead.
Stock no. 2134086
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Biggles uncovers the existence of an International Criminal Network. Bumping to corners. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some damp marking to verso, some of which shows through.

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SPITFIRE PARADE
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2134085
Published by Brockhampton Books. 1st thus 1960. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, red title to spine. Colour frontis. 184 pages. Large damp mark down edge of rear cover next to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and some nicks; damp stain to rear panel.

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BIGGLES AND THE PENITENT THIEF
Written by W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 2134084
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1967. Good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. 151 pages. Ex-lib. with usual markings, including surface paper damage to front pastedown; withdrawn stamps to pages of prelims. Damp marking to edges of some pages. Page 13/14 is taped back together with yellowing sticky tape. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks. Book has been covered with clear adhesive film; some chipping to corners and edges; a bit of bumping. A reading copy.

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