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Aircraft

By: An air pilot [Edgar C. Middleton]

Price: £20.00

Publisher: George Newnes, Ltd.: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62275


Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with black titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, spine a little faded, no inscriptions. 128 pages, illustrations in the text View more info

Death in the air

By: Anon

Price: £8.00

Publisher: William Heinemann: 1936

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 58760


Clean hardback bound in black cloth with gilt titles, binding pulled at rear endpaper, sunned at spine, cloth rubbed and worn at edges, no inscriptions. 160 pages, photos on plates all present but 3 detached View more info

Image for From biplane to spitfire: the life of Air Chief Marshal Sir Geoffrey Salmond

From biplane to spitfire: the life of Air Chief Marshal Sir Geoffrey Salmond

By: Baker, Anne

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Barnsley, Leo Cooper: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61985


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xvi + 236 pages, 35 photos on plates, maps in the text, notes, bibliography, index View more info

Image for The Royal Flying Corps in France: from Mons to the Somme

The Royal Flying Corps in France: from Mons to the Somme

By: Barker, Ralph

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Constable: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62341


Clean & tightly bound hardback book, marks on front endpapers where labels have been removed, no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is rubbed at the edges. xiv + 238 pages, photos on plates, bibliography, index View more info

Image for In the teeth of the wind: the story of a naval pilot on the Western Front, 1916-1918

In the teeth of the wind: the story of a naval pilot on the Western Front, 1916-1918

By: Bartlett, Nick & C. P. O. Bartlett

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Leo Cooper: 1994

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 61653


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. viii + 160 pages, 30 photos on plates, couple of text illustrations, glossary, bibliography, index View more info

Image for Green balls: the adventures of a night bomber

Green balls: the adventures of a night bomber

By: Bewsher, Paul

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Greenhill Books: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62009


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is slightly spine-faded. Appears little used. viii + 288 pages. Volume 12 of the 'Vintage aviation' library View more info

Image for Guynemer Knight of the Air

Guynemer Knight of the Air

By: Bordeaux, Henry

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62447


Ex private library, clean hardback tightly bound in buff cloth with red titles, cloth rubbed & worn at edges, pulled at spine, bookplate on front pastedown covering another label and date stamped on rear pastedown. Bottom corner of rear endpaper torn off. 240 pages + 32 pages of publisher's adverts View more info

Image for Fire over England: German air raids in World War I

Fire over England: German air raids in World War I

By: Castle, H. G.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg Ltd: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62438


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book, pages age tanned, no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is chipped at the edges. 254 pages, photos on plates View more info

McCudden V.C.

By: Cole, Christopher

Price: £15.00

Publisher: William Kimber: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56124


Clean hardback, note on front endpaper and minor annotations on 3 pages, tightly bound in grey cloth with gilt titles. Comes in a plain home made dustjacket. 224 pages, photos on plates, maps, appendices, index View more info

Image for Days on the wing: being the war memoirs of Major the Chevalier Willy Coppens de Houthulst

Days on the wing: being the war memoirs of Major the Chevalier Willy Coppens de Houthulst

By: Coppens de Houthulst, Willy (trans. Insall, A. J.)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Aviation Book Club: 1935

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 62035


Clean hardback tightly bound in green cloth with orange titles, cloth is faded to front panel, neat name/place on pastedown else internally unmarked. xvi + 292 pages, frontispiece & 7 illustrations on plates, foreword by John Salmond. Undated, but the first English (John Hamilton) printing was 1934 according to the British Library & Imperial War Museum - this ABC edition will probably be from around 1935/6 View more info

Image for International aces: volume 1: featuring pilots from India, Ireland and England

International aces: volume 1: featuring pilots from India, Ireland and England

By: Geary, Chris

Price: £15.00

Publisher: InkShot.com: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61745


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, appears little used. Unpaginated (112 pages), cartoon illustrations throughout View more info

Image for One man's war: the story of the Lafayette Escadrille

One man's war: the story of the Lafayette Escadrille

By: Hall, Bert and Niles, John J.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: John Hamilton: 1929

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 62110


Hardback bound in blue cloth with black titiles, binding worn with repaired splits at the spine, untrimmed pages at the fore-edge & bottom edge, neat name/address on second endpaper else internally unmarked. xii + 352 pages, colour frontispiece + 22 plates View more info

Image for Hunting with Richthofen: the Bodenschatz diaries - sixteen months of battle with JG Freiherr von Richthofen

Hunting with Richthofen: the Bodenschatz diaries - sixteen months of battle with JG Freiherr von Richthofen

By: Hayzlett, Jan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Grub Street: 1998

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 61758


Clean and tightly bound paperback, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, pages age toned, appears little used. 224 pages, illustrations on plates, map, glossary, index. View more info

Image for Flying section 17

Flying section 17

By: Heydemarck, Haupt (trans. Sykes, Claud W.)

Price: £9.00

Publisher: John Hamilton: 1933

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 62121


Clean hardback tightly bound in orange cloth with black titles, cloth is rubbed at corners, light foxing to page edges, no inscriptions. 178 pages, frontispiece & 32 illustrations on plates, 25 illustrated chapter headings. Undated, but probably a reprint from 1933 or 1934 View more info

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Fun and games

By: Joubert, Air Chief Marshal Sir Philip

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61826


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. 258 pages, photo frontispiece, index View more info

Image for Captain Albert Ball

Captain Albert Ball

By: Kiernan, R. H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1940

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 62350


Clean paperback, binding pulled, spine creased and chipped, front cover partly split & neatly repaired at spine, card covers worn at edges, pages tanned, no inscriptions. 184 pages + 8 pages of publisher's adverts, appendix, index View more info

Image for My flying life: an authentic biography prepared under the personal supervision of and from the diaries and papers of the late Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith

My flying life: an authentic biography prepared under the personal supervision of and from the diaries and papers of the late Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith

By: Kingsford - Smith A. R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Aviation Book Club: 1939

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 62446


Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with yellow titles, cloth rubbed & worn at edges, sunned at spine, no inscriptions. 284 pages, photos on plates, index View more info

Image for Night raiders of the air: being the experiences of a night flying pilot, who raided Hunland on many dark nights during the War

Night raiders of the air: being the experiences of a night flying pilot, who raided Hunland on many dark nights during the War

By: Kingsford, A.R.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: John Hamilton Ltd: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62442


Clean hardback tightly bound in green cloth with gilt titles, boards cocked, cloth marked and worn, possibly ex Boots library, name on front pastedown and remains of label on rear pastedown plus 2 dates, 1934 and 1935. 222 pages, photos on plates View more info

Image for Farewell to wings

Farewell to wings

By: Lewis, Cecil

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Temple Press Limited: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61759


Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with black titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, previous owners inscription on front endpaper else unmarked. xii + 84 pages, illustrations on plates and as chapter headings View more info

Image for Racing ace: the fights and flights of Samuel 'Kink' Kinkead

Racing ace: the fights and flights of Samuel 'Kink' Kinkead

By: Lewis, Julian

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Barnsley, Pen & Sword Aviation: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62038


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xviii + 270 pages, 62 photos on plates, 8 maps, appendices, sources, reading list, index View more info