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Early Flying Machines (circa 1909)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Camden Miniature Steam Services: 2003

Edition: 1st Printing Thus

Seller ID: 33554

ISBN: 095365236x

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Light rubbing to spine extremities. Corners bumped. Bump in lower cover & page edges. Else covers clean, bright. Stapled wraps. ; B&W Illustrations; 64 pages View more info

The Northrop Story: 1929-1939

By: Allen, Richard Sanders

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Orion Books: 1990

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 52886

ISBN: 051756677x

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Trace of bumping to front lower corner. A bit of light rubbing. Else binding clean. Pages clean. White portions of DJ somewhat age-darkened. Else DJ is clean. ; B&W Photographs; 11" x 8.75"; 178 pages View more info

Aviation in Texas

By: Bilstein, Roger and Jay Miller

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Texas Monthly Press: 1985

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 25851

ISBN: 0932012957

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Binding very clean. Pages clean. DJ shows just a bit of rubbing at tips of corners and at spine extremities. 1/2" closed tear at top edge of front DJ panel. Faint crease at top front edge. Else DJ clean. ; B&W and color photos; 11-1/4 x 8-3/4"; 288 pages View more info

Encyclopaedia Of Aviation

By: Burge, C. G. (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd.: N.D.

Seller ID: 53213

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Light bumping, rubbing to spine extremities. Bit of rubbing to corner tips. Slight spine lean. Else binding clean. Page edges age-darkened. Else pages clean. Rubbing, chipping to DJ spine extremities and corners. Edgewear to DJ, with tears. 3" x 1-1/2" loss at DJ bottom front corner. ; 9.75" x 7.5"; 640 pages View more info

Aerial Search The CAP Story

By: Burnham, Frank A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fallbrook, CA, Aero Publishers: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 52981

ISBN: 0816800545

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Softcover. Spine creased. Some yellowing on covers. Very light bumping on front cover corners. Light bump and crease on top edge of rear cover and last few pages. Else covers clean. A few tiny stains and light rubbed soil on page fore-edges. Else pages clean. ; B&W Photographs; 10.75 x 7"; 208 pages View more info

Rebels and Reformers of the Airways

By: Davies, R. E. G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Institute Press: 1987

Seller ID: 52619

ISBN: 0874743540

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Binding clean. Pages clean. Light rubbing on DJ spine extremities and fold corners. Tiny closed tear on top edge of front DJ panel. Couple faint surface dents on front DJ panel. Else DJ clean. ; B&W Photographs; 9.25" x 6"; 440 pages View more info

Image for Flying Machines Today

Flying Machines Today

By: Ennis, William Duane

Price: $280.00

Publisher: New York, D. Van Nostrand Company: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 52882

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


SD. NAP. Some wear, bumping at spine extremities and corners. Soil, staining on the rear board and bottom 1" of front board. Some rubbing. 3/16" tear in the cloth at the bottom edge of the front board. Rear hinge cracked; a bit shaken. Smudging, age-darkening on endpapers and page edges. A bit of smudging in the fore-edge margins of a couple of pages. 1/4" deep x 1" long chip at the bottom edge of the front flyleaf. Else pages clean. B&W photos and illust... View more info

Round-The-World Flights

By: Glines, Carroll V.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold: 1982

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 25791

ISBN: 0442261403

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light bumping at spine extremities and at tips of corners. Else binding clean. Pages clean. DJ lightly rubbed, bumped at spine extremities and tips of corners. ; B&W Illustrations; 288 pages View more info

The Story of the Aeroplane

By: Grahame-White, Claude

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Small, Maynard and Company: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 52761

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


NAP. Light rubbing to spine extremities and corners. Wear at the tip of the bottom front corner. Some surface rubbing to binding. Faded spots on spine. Damp stain on fore-edge on first and last 5 pages; in margin only, not affecting text. ; 390 pages View more info

The Aeroplane: Past, Present, and Future

By: Grahame-White, Claude; and Harry Harper

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: N.D.

Seller ID: 53178

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


No publication date; circa 1915. Light bumping, some rubbing at the spine extremities and corners. Some rubbed soil to the boards. Spine somewhat sun-darkened. Rear hinge starting. Endpapers and page edges somewhat age-darkened. Else pages clean. Many B&W photographs. Some pages unopened. ; B&W Photographs; 319 pages View more info

Aeroplane (or Flying Machine) Scrap Book Number 2 Historical Data and Reproductions

By: Hatfield, D. D.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Inglewood, CA, Northrop University Press: 1971

Seller ID: 52693

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Binding and pages clean. VERY slight surface rubbing on DJ. Else DJ clean. ; B&W Illustrations; 8.5 x 5.5"; 280 pages View more info

Another Icarus Percy Pilcher and the Quest for Flight

By: Jarrett, Philip

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Institute Press: 1987

Seller ID: 52618

ISBN: 087474556X

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Binding clean. Pages clean. 1/2" closed tear on top edges of rear DJ panel. Very light surface rubbing on a couple spots on DJ. Else DJ clean. ; B&W Illustrations & Photos; 9.25" x 6"; 226 pages View more info

Spanning the Pacific: Or, A Non-stop Hop to Japan

By: Langley, John Prentice

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Barse & Company: 1927

Seller ID: 53211

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Rubbing to spine extremities and top corners. Top corners are bumped. Spine twist. Spine cloth is sunned; lettering mostly unaffected. Some fading, light rubbing around edges of front board. A bit shaken. Pages age-toned, but clean. ; 216 pages View more info

Penetrability

By: Lawson, Alfred

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Detroit, Humanity Publishing Company: 1939

Seller ID: 13457

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


(1939). 96 pages. First half of book covers authors thoughts on several topics; last half covers aviation issues. Light rubbing to extremeties of spine and to board corners. Darkening to page edges and around edges of endpapers. No DJ. ; 11 x 8.5" View more info

Cal Rogers and the Vin Fiz: The First Transcontinental Flight

By: LeBow, Eileen F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Smithsonian: 1989

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 53318

ISBN: 087474704x

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


Book is overall clean, bright. DJ clean. ; 9.25" x 6"; 275 pages View more info

Historical Aviation Album: All American Series Volume One

By: Matt, Paul R.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Temple City, CA, Historical Aviation Album: 1965

Seller ID: 54017

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Softcover; stapled wraps. Staples rusty. Light rubbing along spine. Front cover slightly curled. Else covers clean. Pages clean. ; B&W Illustrations & photographs; 11 x 8.5" View more info

Historical Aviation Album: All American Series Volume II

By: Matt, Paul R.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Temple City, CA, Historical Aviation Album: 1965

Seller ID: 54018

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Softcover; stapled wrap. Staples somewhat rusty. Light rubbing along spine. Small bump on bottom corners. Else covers clean. Page edges slightly darkened. Smudge on page bottoms. Else pages clean. ; B&W Illustrations & photographs; 11 x 8.5"; 96 pages View more info

Historical Aviation Album: All American Series Volume III

By: Matt, Paul R. ; & Kenn C. Rust

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Temple City, CA, Historical Aviation Album: 1966

Seller ID: 54019

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Softcover; stapled wraps. Light rubbing along spine. Else covers clean. Faint smudging on page fore-edges. Else pages clean. ; B&W Illustrations & photographs; 11 x 8.5"; 152 pages View more info

Historical Aviation Album: All American Series Volume IV

By: Matt, Paul R. ; & Kenn C. Rust

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Temple City, CA, Historical Aviation Album: 1967

Seller ID: 54020

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Softcover; stapled wraps. Staples somewhat rusty. Spine head bumped. Else covers clean. Some darkening on page edges. Else pages clean. ; B&W Illustrations & photographs; 11 x 8.5"; 208 pages View more info

Historical Aviation Album: All American Series Volume VI

By: Matt, Paul R. ; & Kenn C. Rust

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Temple City, CA, Historical Aviation Album: 1969

Seller ID: 54022

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Softcover; stapled wraps. Very light bumping on spine extremities and bottom cover corners. Tiny dent on rear cover. Else covers clean. Pages clean. ; B&W Illustrations & photographs; 11 x 8.5"; 56 pages View more info