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The Airship Book

By: ANON

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dundee, London, Valentine & Sons:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 1939

Condition: VG+


Small book on Airships for the Juvenile market. Undated. Several airships are mentioned - Lebaudy, Prseval, Zeppelin, Nulli Secundus. These date from c1906-9. Mention is made of the new Royal Flying Corps - founded 1912. 12pp, illustrated. Two full pages of text, rest of pages are illustration with some color. Clean and unmarked. Minor wear to spine. Weight, 23g. View more info

Boeing Beam: June 9, 1943

By: APPELBE, Frank - Editor

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Vancouver, Boeing Aircraft of Canada: 1943

Edition: Vol. 1, No. 12

Seller ID: 050034

Condition: Very Good Plus


Single issue of a magazine published by Boeing Aircraft of Canada for its wartime employees in British Columbia. 8pp, photo illustrated. Clean, unmarked copy. Original, light creasing where once folded. Scarce! Scan available. Shipped on stiff card. Weight, 20g. View more info

The Spitfire V Manual: The Official Air Publication for the Spitfire...1941-1945

By: ARMS & ARMOUR

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Arms and Armour Press: 1976

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 18274

ISBN: 0853684200

Condition: Near Fine


Modern reprint of the WWII period publication by the British Government, on the Spitfire aircraft. Originally appeared under the Air Publication reference 1565E, Volume 1, entitled 'Spitfire V Aircraft F.VA., F.VB. or LF.VC - Merlin 45, 46, 50 or 50A, LF.VA., LF.VB. or LF. VC. - Merlin 45M, 50M or55M'. Unpaginated, illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding and a similar dustjacket. Weight, 610g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. View more info

Prune's Progress : The Genealogical Tree of Pilot-Officer Percy Prune

By: ARMSTRONG, Anthony [pseud]

Price: $12.95

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052101

Condition: Good VG


Humourous adventures during WWII of Pilot-Office Prune, 'the legendary fool of the RAF'. 63 pages, illustrations by Raff.Interior is clean. Unmarked except for a service member and his serial number to the htp in pencil. Tight, binding, no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket iscomplete and reasonably clean but with closed splits at the spine and moderate edge wear. This item weighs 108g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage both to Canada, the USA and other parts of the World. View more info

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Aircraft Mechanic's Pocket Manual

By: ASHKOUTI, Joseph A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Pitman: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050703

Condition: Near Fine


Written with the co-operation of the Grumman Aircraft Engineering Co. Each section separately paged. Pages [153]-[160] blank for "Memoranda." [160] pages including illustrations, tables, diagrams 20 cm. Bright, clean interior. Name in ink to the tp and 4 short notes in ink to the last page of the memorandum. Otherwise unmarked. Sound binding. Fibre/plastic wrapper show no wear. Silver ink titles are bright. We use both the Canadian Post Office and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges. This item weighs 225g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage w... View more info

There's Air: A Peep into the Future: Antique Fantasy Postcard

By: AUSTERLITZ, Ernst - Artist

Price: $13.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Davidson Bros.:

Seller ID: 052546

Condition: VG


Fantasy postcard of a 'flying automobile', from an original by Ernst Austerlitz. Circa 1908. Davidson Bros. Series 6082. Size - 3.5" by 5.5", divided back, unused, no message. New...LOWER...prices on postcards! Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Russian Propliners and Jetliners

By: BALLANTINE, Collin

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Saint Paul, MN, U.S.A., MBI Publishing Company LLC: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19988

ISBN: 0879388315

Condition: Fine


Russian aircraft illustrated in accurate color withaccompanying text. Unpaginated, profusely color photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. About 'as new'. Weight, 630g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates are based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates by the Listin... View more info

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Broughton : from Wellington to Airbus

By: BARFIELD, Norman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stroud, UK, Tempus Publishing: 2007

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 039409

ISBN: 0752441841

Condition: Almost 'As New'


factory was built at Broughton to construct Wellington Bombers for the RAF's expansion and wartime needs. Situated near Chester, the factory has remained part of the British aviation industry while older, traditional sites have come and gone. This book deals with the phenomenal success of this Welsh factory. 160 p. : ill, ; 24 cm. Gift inscription t the htp, otherwise the book is 'as new' - bright, fresh and unmarked with no spine creases. Weight, 360g. View more info

Vickers Wellesley Variants: Profile 256

By: BARFIELD, Norman

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, Profile Publications: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5499

Condition: VG+


Aircraft Profile 246 - the Vickers Wellesley bomber and variants. Printed wrappers, 7.25"x 9.75", pp73-96, photo illustrated in b&w and in color. Very clean, tight copy. Weight, 82g. Lettermail may apply. View more info

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Behind the Glory: the Plan that Won the Allied Air War

By: BARRIS, Ted

Price: $8.75

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan and Co.: 1994

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 042187

Condition: As New


An account of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan during the Second World War. Large format softcover, 8vo, 358pp, photo illustrated. A mint copy, 'as new'. Weight, 600g View more info

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All the Fine Young Eagles: in the Cockpit with Canada's Second World War Fighter Pilots

By: BASHOW, David L.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, Stoddart Pub: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10241

ISBN: 0773729763

Condition: About Fine


A gripping narrative of Canada's fighter pilot heroes of WWII. Forewords by A.M. DeQuetteville and J.E. Johnson. xv, 384 p., [24] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm. Includes index. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked, still fresh. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is similar but with a small tear at the head of the spine. Unpacked weight, 813g. View more info

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No Prouder Place: Canadians and the Bomber Command Experience, 1939-1945

By: BASHOW, David L.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: St, Catherines, ON, Vanwell Publishing Ltd.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046438

ISBN: 1551250985

Condition: About Fine


Book focuses on the bomber war as it was waged over Central and Northwest Europe, highlighting the role of the Canadian airmen in both 6 Group and RAF units. 504 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps (some color), portraits (some color) ; 25 cm. Bright, clean interior. We note 2 pages with fold to the top corner-tips of the page. Gift inscription to the ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges. No wear to the boards. The unclipped dustjacket is similar except for a very light vertical crease to the centre of the front panel. Unpacked weight, 1.031k... View more info

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Historic Airplanes Full Color Postcards 24 Paintings

By: BATCHELOR, John

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Mineola, New York, U.S.A., Dover Pubns: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047716

ISBN: 0486262960

Condition: About 'As New'


Booklet containing 24 different, artist drawn, detachable postcards by John Batchelor, of historical aircraft from the earliest days of flight to the 1930s. Very attractive, glossy iamages, fully identified. Booklet and contents is 'as new'. Weight, 140g. View more info

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Zu spat? : Aufstieg und Untergang der deutschen Luftwaffe

By: BAUMBACH, Werner

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Motorbuch: 1977

Edition: 3. Auflage

Seller ID: 34244

ISBN: 3879435073

Condition: Fine


'De tyske bombeflys historie fra 1930 til og med 2. verdenskrig, her fortalt af bombeflygeneralen'. First published in 1949. 328 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm. German language text. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Yellow cloth is very bright, is unmarked and shows no wear. The unclipped dustjacket is also bright and clean but has two or three repairs to the inside, to close edge tears. Scan available. Weight, 735g. View more info

A Pilot's Pilot:Karl Baur: Chief Test Pilot for Messerschmitt

By: BAUR, Isolde

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, J.J. Fedorowicz Pub: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24634

ISBN: 0921991479

Condition: As New


Story of Karl Baur, the chief test pilot for Messerschmitt. Wonderful detail on the aircraft he flew and rare photos of WW2. 223pp, 150 b&w photographs, folding plate at rear. Mint copy - absolutely 'as new'. Weight, 640g. View more info

Aviation Engineering: May 1930

By: BEARD, Albert A. - Editor

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York City, Bryan Davis Publishing: 1939

Edition: Vol. III, Number 5

Seller ID: 32986

Condition: Good Plus


'The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry'. Articles include - Engine Testing Laboratory; Geared Centrifugasl Superchargers; Cabinet Interiors; Copper and its Alloys in Motor and Aircraft; The Comet Engine. 40pp, illustrated, advertising.Bright, clean interior. Sound stapled binding, some wear to spine. Clean unmarked wrappers with light vertical crerasing. Weight, 190g. View more info

Walking On Air

By: BEAUDOIN, Ted

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Vernon, BC, Author Published: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 036137

ISBN: 0921531001

Condition: VG+


Biography of the first Chief Pilot of Canadian Pacific Airlines and a member of Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame, Sheldon Luck. Dedicated, presentation inscription with the author's signature to the tp. 297pp, not illustrated. Clean, unmarked copy, inside and outside. Tight, square binding with only light creasing to the spine. We ship from both Canada and the United States with very competitive rates. Weight, 360g. View more info

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Conquering the North Shore by Air : Development of Aviation on the North Shore, 1919-1954

By: BELANGER, Rene

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Quebec City, Editions La Liberte, Incorporated, Les: 1978

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 14289

ISBN: 0886090016

Condition: Fine


Translation of 'L'avion a la conquete de la Cote-Nord : developpement de l'aviation sur la Cote-Nord, 1919-1954'. Aviation pioneers on Quebec's North Shore. 135 p. : ill., facsims., maps, ports. ; 22 cm. Bright, clean copy inside and outside. Gift inscription to the ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Weight, 197g. View more info

Paulhan Breaking the Altitude Record 4600ft; Vintage Postcard

By: BENHAM COMPANY

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Benham Company: 1910

Seller ID: 055589

Condition: Near Fine


Printed postcard from 1910 showing a very early 'flying machine' reaching a new world altitude record piloted by Frenchman, Louis Paulhan ]1883-1963]. The record of 4,164 feet was acheived on June 17, 1910 at a Los Angeles Air Meet. The postcard is an unused, divided back postcard. in near Fine condition. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail within North America, in card sleeve. From $3.00 to $6.50 depending on exact weight and location. Image available. Enquire for rates to Worldwide destinations. View more info

In the Side Shows

By: BENN, Captain Wedgwood

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046804

Condition: Very Good


Personal, World War I memoir of Viscount William Wedgwood Benn Stansgate [1877-1960], serving with the Royal Naval Air Service during the First World War and seeing service at Gallipoli and winning the DSO and DFC. xii. 310, [1] p. front. plates, ports., maps, facsim. 22 cm. OCLC Number: 3934919. The following inscription is found on the ffep - H. B. Smith, Esq. from W. C. B. [the author??]. Rest ofinterior is clean and unmarked, minor foxing to the page edges only. The photo frontis appears to have been removed [although there are no signs of this], but all other photos and maps are present... View more info