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Glossary of flying: a dictionary of aeronautical terms, Anon
1 Anon Glossary of flying: a dictionary of aeronautical terms
Temple Press Limited 1943 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Very clean, tightly bound softback original, staples at spine are rusty, has an ATC 384 (Mansfield) Squadron stamp on the first page, but appears little used, no inscriptions. 128 pages. Dated by reference to a print code on the back cover and text references, stated first edition 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Pocket folder of aircraft silhouettes (Jan 1943), with, 2 pocket folders of aircraft silhouettes for Royal Observer Corps basic and intermediate training (April 1948), and 2 sheets of British, American & German aeroplanes in operational service. 5 items, Anon
2 Anon Pocket folder of aircraft silhouettes (Jan 1943), with, 2 pocket folders of aircraft silhouettes for Royal Observer Corps basic and intermediate training (April 1948), and 2 sheets of British, American & German aeroplanes in operational service. 5 items
Air Ministry 1943 First Edition Pamphlet Good 
5 pamphlets. Jan 43, issue 1: 12 pages, double sided, small format, gatefold, some folds partly split, no inscriptions. Lists 70 planes. Basic training air publication 4290A issue 1: 10 pages, double sided, small format, gatefold, no splits, no inscriptions. Lists 70 planes. Intermediate training air publication 4290B issue 1: 8 pages, double sided, small format, gatefold, no splits, no inscriptions. Lists 40 planes. 2 sheets of British, American & German aeroplanes large format 15 x 11 inches when opened out, folded vertically in 4, some wear and small splits at centre folds. Double sided with plan view, side view, head on view and photographs of 65 planes. Neat name of each plane written on photos 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Electrical and radio notes for wireless operators, Anon.
3 Anon. Electrical and radio notes for wireless operators
His Majesty's Stationery Office 1939 First Edition Thus Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, stapled spine, RAF stamp & issue details on first page, else no inscriptions, appears little used. [2] + ii + 246 pages, illustrations in the text 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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4 Arthur, Max Dambusters: a landmark oral history
Virgin Books 2008 190526433X / 9781905264339 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xii + 340 pages, photos in the text and on endpapers, appendices, glossary, bibliography, index 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Smoke trails in the sky: from the journals of a fighter pilot, Bartley, Anthony
5 Bartley, Anthony Smoke trails in the sky: from the journals of a fighter pilot
William Kimber & Co Ltd 1984 0718305175 / 9780718305178 First Edition Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with gilt titles, no inscriptions, BUT please note that someone has cut out 3 of the photographs from the plates. 208 pages, illustrations on plates, bibliography, index 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Hurricane, Bishop, Edward
6 Bishop, Edward Hurricane
Shrewsbury Airlife Publishing Ltd 1986 0906393620 / 9780906393628 First Edition Hardcover Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with a name & number on the front endpapers, and annotations on pages 109 & 110, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Previous owner was a pilot in 42 squadron & the annotations may be of interest. viii + 156 pages, illustrations in the text, appendices, bibliography, index 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Guide to warplane wrecks of interest in Snowdonia, undated, 1983 & 1984, with, Warplane wrecks of interest in Gwynedd (4 booklets), Blake, M. J. (ed)
7 Blake, M. J. (ed) Guide to warplane wrecks of interest in Snowdonia, undated, 1983 & 1984, with, Warplane wrecks of interest in Gwynedd (4 booklets)
Snowdonia Aviation Historical Society 1983 First Edition Pamphlet Very Good 
4 clean and tightly bound booklets, stapled spines, pictorial covers, no inscriptions, appear little used. 18, 18, 16 &18 pages, photos in the text. The undated Snowdonia and Gwynedd have paper covers 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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The Aeroplane spotter: Vol VII nos. 154, 156, 161 & 169 (Jan 24, Feb 21, May 4 & Aug 24, 1946). Vol VIII nos. 182 - 184 (March 8 & 22 & April 5, 1947). 7 issues, Cain, Charles W. (ed)
8 Cain, Charles W. (ed) The Aeroplane spotter: Vol VII nos. 154, 156, 161 & 169 (Jan 24, Feb 21, May 4 & Aug 24, 1946). Vol VIII nos. 182 - 184 (March 8 & 22 & April 5, 1947). 7 issues
Temple Press Limited 1946 First Edition Magazine Poor 
7 magazines, 8 x 11.5 inches, tanned paper covers, folded spine, spines split and some covers detached, pages edges chipped, torn & creased, name on top of front cover of 2 issues. 12 pages, illustrations in the text 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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Five of the many: survivors of the Bomber Command offensive from the Battle of Britain to Victory tell their story, Darlow, Steve
9 Darlow, Steve Five of the many: survivors of the Bomber Command offensive from the Battle of Britain to Victory tell their story
Grub Street 2011 1904943985 / 9781904943983 Reprint; Third Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Clean & tightly bound hardback, no inscriptions, in a priceclipped dustjacket which is rubbed at the corners. 254 pages, photos on plates, maps & figures in the text, appendix, notes, bibliography, index 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Sledgehammers for tintacks: Bomber Command combats the V-1 menace, 1943-1944, Darlow, Steve
10 Darlow, Steve Sledgehammers for tintacks: Bomber Command combats the V-1 menace, 1943-1944
Grub Street 2002 1902304969 / 9781902304960 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xii + 212 pages, photos on plates, appendices, notes, bibliography, index 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Dennis 'Hurricane' David: my autobiography, David, Dennis
11 David, Dennis Dennis 'Hurricane' David: my autobiography
Grub Street 2000 1902304462 / 9781902304465 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. viii + 216 pages, illustrations on plates, bibliography, index 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Spearhead for blitzkrieg: Luftwaffe operations in support of the army, 1939 - 1945, Deichmann, Paul & Dr. Alfred Price (ed)
12 Deichmann, Paul & Dr. Alfred Price (ed) Spearhead for blitzkrieg: Luftwaffe operations in support of the army, 1939 - 1945
Greenhill Books 1996 1853672416 / 9781853672415 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. As new, no signs of use. 160 pages, 20 photos on plates, notes, appendices 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The G. I.s guide to whats cookin' upstairs, Director of Operations, USSAF
13 Director of Operations, USSAF The G. I.s guide to whats cookin' upstairs
USA United States Strategic Air Forces in Europe 1944 First Edition Softcover Fair 
Small format (4 x 5.5 inches) paperback original, pictorial paper covers, stapled spine. Covers rubbed at corners with small loss at top front corner, stamps on front cover including date of 11 July 1945, and exercise completed in ink on pages 39 & 40. 42 pages, cartoons and illustrations in the text. Cartoons by Sgt. R. J. Sweeney and Cpl. Ralph Newman 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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The air battle for Malta: the diaries of a Spitfire pilot, Douglas-Hamilton, James
14 Douglas-Hamilton, James The air battle for Malta: the diaries of a Spitfire pilot
Shrewsbury Airlife Publishing Ltd 1990 1853100676 / 9781853100673 Second Edition Hardcover Fair in Very Good dust jacket 
Good reading copy, ex library with a stamp on the title page and a stamp and sticker mark on the front endpaper, but otherwise a decent copy in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is a little worn at the corners. 150 pages, photographs throughout, sources, bibliography, index 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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15 Ellis, John One day in a very long war: Wednesday 25th October 1944
Jonathan Cape Ltd 1998 0224042440 / 9780224042444 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no marks or inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xiv + 594 pages, 17 photos on plates, maps in the text, references, notes, bibliography, index 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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A "Flying" Tiger's tale: a true story of success and failure intrigue and murder and war, Fallin, William Penn
16 Fallin, William Penn A "Flying" Tiger's tale: a true story of success and failure intrigue and murder and war
U.S.A AuthorHouse 2004 141849013X / 9781418490133 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. 224 pages, photos in the text 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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A fighter pilot's call to arms: defending Britain and France against the Luftwaffe 1940 - 42, Fejfar, Stanislav
17 Fejfar, Stanislav A fighter pilot's call to arms: defending Britain and France against the Luftwaffe 1940 - 42
Grub Street Publishing 2010 1906502765 / 9781906502768 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. 224 pages, photos on plates, appendices, bibliography, index 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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History at war: the campaigns of an historian, Frankland, Noble
18 Frankland, Noble History at war: the campaigns of an historian
Giles de la Mare Publishers 1998 1900357100 / 9781900357104 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. viii + 248 pages, 16 illustrations on plates, references, bibliography, index. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Six months to oblivion: the eclipse of the Luftwaffe fighter force, Gerbig, Werner
19 Gerbig, Werner Six months to oblivion: the eclipse of the Luftwaffe fighter force
Purnell Book Services 1975 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket on which the title is faded at the spine. Appears little used. 140 pages, photos on plates, maps in the text 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The lady and the Tigers, Greenlaw, Olga
20 Greenlaw, Olga The lady and the Tigers
U.S.A Writers Club Press 2002 059522234X / 9780595222346 New edition Softcover Fine 
Clean and tightly bound paperback, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. viii + 270 pages, illustrations in the text 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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