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Flugwelt German Aviation Magazine

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Germany, Flugwelt: 1957

Edition: First

Seller ID: 002497

Condition: Very Good


12 issues of Flugwelt, a German aviation magazine, bound with their pictorial covers in a cloth binder. The magazines are number 1 January 1957 to number 12 December 1957 all are in clean condition 960 pages in all. Packed with information on all types of aircraft accompanied by many photographs, line drawings and period adverts GERMAN TEXT. Cloth binder is a little dusty with some light staining on back, gold lettering on spine is worn. HEAVY ITEM EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED... View more info

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Flugwelt

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Germany, Flugwelt: 1956

Seller ID: 004036

Condition: Good Plus


Book of aircraft consisting of bound magazines January - December 1956, with much detail of planes at the time TEXT IN GERMAN many photographs and old adverts. Book is bright and clean inside just slight browning to edges of pages due to quality of paper used. HEAVY BOOK 2-2 Kg EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED OVERSEAS. Outer covers are stained on front and gold lettering on spine is dulled. A pleasing copy of an informative aviation book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON RE... View more info

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The Journal of the Royal Aeronautical Society January - June 1932

By: N/A

Price: £59.00

Publisher: UK, Royal Aeronautical Society: 1932

Seller ID: 004178

Condition: Very Good


Six journals of The Royal Aeronautical Society Vol XXXVI numbers 253 to 258 inclusive January to June 1932. Journals are bound in a seemingly home made card cover with titles pasted on, journals are bound without covers and the pages numbered 1 to 530. Much technical information with some diagrams and photographs. Journals are bright and clean, outer card covers a little creased and worn in places SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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A History of Royal Air Force Northolt 90th Anniversary Edition

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: RAF Northolt: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005264

Condition: Very Good


Excellent book on RAF Northolt, from 1915 to 2005, its history, the planes and the people, 128 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Boys Book of World Famous Aeroplanes

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Grant Hughes Limited:

Seller ID: 006160

Condition: Good


Excellent book on aeroplanes for the younger reader, 32 pages in bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text. Not dated looks late 1940s or 1950s. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are rubbed and worn on edges and some light marks to covers.Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Fliegen Lernen Mit Anhangen GERMAN TEXT

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Germany, 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006914

Condition: Good Plus


Very informative book on learning to fly all types of planes,TEXT in GERMAN, 110 pages in overall clean condition just som light browning due to quality of paper used, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text in GERMAN, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated paper covers are rubbed and worn with some marking. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Flight First Aero Weekly in the World

By: N/A

Price: £98.00

Publisher: London,, Royal Aero Clubof the United Kingdom: 1911

Edition: First Editions

Seller ID: 007440

Condition: Good Plus


19 vintage flying magazines bound with original covers in a hardcover binding. The magazines are from number 111 (no 6 Vol III) to number 148 (no 43 VolIII) February 11 1911 to October 28 1911 the missing numbers are 119, 121 to 135, 145, 146 and 147. The magazines are in overall nice condition with usual browning to edges of pages due to quality of paper used, some pages have small losses to blank margins not affecting text or illustrations, a few have neat repairs to m... View more info

British Independent Airlines Since 1946 Volume 2 (Brooklands Aviation to Irelfly)

By: A C Merton Jones

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Laas International and Merseyside Aviation Society: 1976

Edition: First

Seller ID: 001917

Condition: Very Good


Volume 2 in a series of 4 large format card cover books covering independent British airlines since 1946. Complete in itself but page numbering commences121 (volume 1 ended page 120) with much information plus many B/w photographs, card covers are a little browned on edges but still a bright and attractive copy. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

The Father of British Airships

By: Alec mcKinty

Price: £12.95

Publisher: London, William Kimber: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000412

Condition: Very Good


A fascinating biography of Ernest Thompson Willows, Britain's foremost airship pioneer. A detailed accont of the trials and tribulations encountered in the building of his airships. 160 pp with 31 period photographs plus line drawings. Both wrapper and book are very bright and clean. View more info

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The Conquest of the Air Aeronautics Aviation

By: Alphonse Berget

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1909

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 004599

Condition: Very Good


Excellent book on the history of aviation, this is the first English edition. 295 pages in overall bright clean condition just a little foxing on first and last few pages plus a few occasional spots throughout. Many old B/w photographs, maps and illustrations plus very informative text. No dustwrapper, very attractive boards with gold embossed plane on front. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Bristol Blenheim

By: Andrew Thomas

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Milton Keynes UK, Hall Park Books:

Seller ID: 003825

Condition: Very Good


Large card cover booklet covering these aircraft, 37 pages with much information plus many photographs and drawings of a technical nature. From the Warpaint series number 26. Book is very bright and clean just an old price sticker on top bottom left corner of cover and very small tear top left of cover ΒΌ inch long. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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La Bataille Aeronavale De Midway

By: Bernard Millot

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Larviere: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005078

Condition: Very Good


Excellent book on the air battle of Midway, 357 pages in very bright clean condition FRENCH TEXT, many colour and B/w illustrations and photographs plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean just few light marks to rear white background and very light wear to edges, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Lightning Strikes : English Electric's Supersonic Fighter in Action

By: Bowman, Martin W.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Shrewsbury UK, Airlife Publishing Ltd: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003370

ISBN: 1840372362

Condition: Very Good


Excellent book on the Lightning Supersonic fighter aircraft 112 pages packed with colour photographs accompanied by very informative text. Book is very bright and clean a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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My Life

By: Bruyne, Norman De

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Midsummer Books Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003213

ISBN: 1851830804

Condition: Very Good


Autobiography of an academic who moved on to a very successful career in industry including the aviation industry as well as producing scientific papers and giving lectures. 173 pages both book and dustwrapper are in very good clean condition SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

The Aircaft Recognition Manual

By: C. H. Gibbs-Smith

Price: £12.95

Publisher: London, Newnes: 1944

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000561

Condition: Very Good


formerley titled Basic Aircraft Recognition this enlarged edition contains information on over 350 aircraft used during world war two. 123 pp with B/w photographs and silhouettes of all the aircraft plus information on markings and relevant details for recognition. wrapper piece missing top of spine 1.5 cms deep x 1.5 cms across few small tears on edges plus tiny losses along edges still very bright and clean. View more info

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Hurricanes Over Singapore: RAF, RNZAF and NEI Fighters in Action Against the Japanese Over the Island and the Netherlands East Indies, 1942

By: Cull, Brian; Sortehaug, Paul SIGNED

Price: £115.00

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author and Others

Seller ID: 007593

ISBN: 1904010806

Condition: Near Fine


Excellent book on Hurricanes in 1942 and the fighter pilots who flew them, SIGNED by author BRIAN CULL plus 4 fighter pilots Sergeant Pilot Gordon Dunn RCAF 232 Squadron, Sergeant Pilot Ian Newlands RNAZAF 232 Squadron, Sergeant Pilot Ian Fairbairn RAAF 232 Squadron and Sergeant Pilot Tom Young RAAF 232 Squadron. Limited edition of 50 contains 272 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative te... View more info

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Brooklands: The Official Centenary History

By: David Venables

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Yeovil UK, J H Haynes & Co Ltd: 2007

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 008219

ISBN: 1844253295

Condition: Very Good


Very informative book on the history of Brooklands motor racing course and Aerodrome from 1907 to time of publication. 288 pages in very bright clean condition, many sepia photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper has a few indentation marks and some wear to top of spine and rear top edge see images, not price clipped, HEAVY BOOK 1.7Kg with sound packaging EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS A pleasing example of this b... View more info

Luftfahrzeugbau Konstruktion Von Luftschiffen Und Flugmaschinen

By: Dr. Fritz Huth

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Berlin, M Krayn: 1910

Seller ID: 001165

Condition: Good Plus


Early book 1910 on all aspects of flying including airships, technical details, many diagrams and early period photographs. 335 pp plus adverts text in German, cloth spine paper covered boards,rubbed on corners and along edges light marking and slight darkening to boards but still a pleasing copy of a rare book. Photographs available via email on request. View more info

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A History of the King's Flight and the Queen's Flight 1936-1995

By: Edited By Brian Sowerby

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Bognor Regis, Woodfield Publishing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Ken Hicks

Seller ID: 004542

ISBN: 1903953324

Condition: Very Good


A celebration of Royal flying with the King's flight and the Queen's flight, 224 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs of personell and aircraft. Details of pilots, crew and technicians. Pasted in piece of paper on front endpaper signed by Ken Hicks who was an airframe fitter for the flight 1951-1959 and previously worked on Spitfires. INSCRIBED From Ken Hicks to Joe Crawshaw with compliments. Book is very bright and clean a really nice copy SEE IMA... View more info

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National Glider the Magazine of Practical Aviation 7 Issues

By: Edited E Stieri, W L Purcell

Price: £50.00

Publisher: New York, Dime Publications Inc: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006297

Condition: Very Good


Seven issues of this magazine on gliding, professionally bound in a half leather , corners and spine, hard cover, the magazines are bound in with their very attractive illustrated colour covers, the magazines are very bright and clean, previous owners address stamp on front blank endpaper. Each magazine has many old photographs and illustrations, outer boards are a little rubbed and worn on edges. The issues are Volume 1 numbers 1 to 6 and volume 2number 1August 1930 to ... View more info