Bookshops.com.au your guide to Australian Bookshops
Search Books Search for a Bookshop Log In to bookshops.com.au    View items in your shopping cart
Browse Bookshops   About Us   Resources   Sell Books   List a Bookshop   Register   
Browse Books on Aviation

  
Search within Books on Aviation
Keyword/s: 
Browse Australian Bookshops specialising in Aviation Books
History of World Air Power
TAYLOR Michael J.
Dean's International  1985 
 Hardcover No Dustjacket 24 x 33 cms. 256 pages. Page edges grubby. Slight waviness to some pages caused by moisture. From the first manned flights to the present day. Contains over 230 illustrations.  Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 01546  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Dogfight : The Inside Story of the Kiwi Airlines Collapse
Wilson, Ewan
ISBN: 0958356823
Howling At The Moon Publishing Limited North Harbour, Auckland, New Zealand 1996 
 Paperback 170 pp. Browning to page edges. Unread copy.  As New
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19244  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Instrument Flying
Taylor, Richard L.
ISBN: 0026166704
Macmillan U. S. A. 1978 Second Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 307 pp. Ex College Library copy with only markings a stamp and numbering on the first page. Dustjacket has wear on the edges. Browning to page edges. Ex-Library Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15247  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Jet Aircraft Engines - How They Work
TREAGER Irwin E.
ISBN: 0830622187
TAB Books  1980 
 Paperback 125 pp. Small damage to front cover where label has been removed. Copy appears unread.  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23794  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Helicopter: An Illustrated History of Rotary-Winged
Allen, Patrick
ISBN: 1853102199
Airlife Pub Ltd United Kingdom 1996 
 Soft Cover 144 pp. Light browning to poage edges.  Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34993  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Concorde - Modern Civil Aircraft : 2
Birtles, Philip
ISBN: 0-7110-1433-7
Ian Allen London 1984 
 Soft Cover 80 pp. Ex Library copy. Covered in clear adhesive plastic. Light browning to page edges. Interior of book in very good condition. Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 05385  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Wooden Wonder: A Short History of the Wooden Aeroplane
Robins, James G.
ISBN: 0851799191
Rigby  1975 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 53 pp.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29808  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Robinson R22: A Pilot’s Guide
Swan, John
ISBN: 1560274476
Aviation Supplies & Academics Renton, Washington, U.S.A. 2002 
 Paperback Owners name on first page.  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29555  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Jane’s Pocket Book 6 of Light Aircraft
TAYLOR John W. R. (Editor)
ISBN: 0356043789
Macdonald and Jane's  1975 
 Soft Cover 260 pp. Navy vinyl cover. Browning to page edges.   Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33870  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Jane’s Pocket Book 14 Home-Built Aircraft
TAYLOR John W. R. (Editor)
Macdonald and Jane's  1977 
 Soft Cover 261 pp. Navy vinyl cover. Browning to page edges.   Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33871  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
4 Decades of Reno Art Race Art - The Official Posters 1964-2004
SION Michael
ISBN: 0977136418
Reno Air Racing Fondation U. S. A. 2005 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 64 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges.   Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33872  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Tales from the Sagan Woods
GOULD Alex H. And 115 Co-Authors
ISBN: 064618976X
 Australia 1994 
 Stapled Card Cover 95 pp. Inscription signed by author.  Near Fine
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33860  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Book of Flight
KING Kenneth M.
Frederick Warne London 1954 First Edition
 Pictorial Boards with Dustjack 64 pp. Dustjacket is worn with tears and some loss on the spine. Browning to page edges and endpapers. Price Clipped Dustjacket Very Good/Fair
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30119  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Life and Times of Sir Charles Kingsford Smith - An Illustrated Chronology
WIXTED Edward P.
ISBN: 0646280767
 Australia 1996 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 305 pp. Published as a Centenary Tribute to Sir Charles Kingsford Smith with proceeds going to "search for smithy" otherwise known as The Lady Southern Cross Search Expedition . Unclipped Dustjacket Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 85.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 07307  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Flight Training - Combining a Flight Instructor’s Briefing Notes and Student Pilot’s Guide to Flight Training
HUMPHREY M. S.
ISBN: 0 7256 0180 9
The Hawthorn Press Melbourne Australia 1977 
 Soft Cover 99 pp. Covered in clear adhesive plastic. Browning to page edges.  Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 05844  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Radio Navigation for Pilots
Bramson, Alan Ellesmere; Birch, N. H.
ISBN: 0950454389
Airlife  1984 
 Pictorial Boards 198 pp. Second revised edition. Includes navigation chart.  Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23097  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Tombstone Imperative - The Truth About Air Safety
Weir, Andrew
ISBN: 0684819937
Simon & Schuster  1999 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 337 pp. Owners name stamp on three pages.   Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27977  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Air Power Manual (DI(AF)AAP 1000)
Australian Royal Air Force
 Australia 1994 Second Edition
 Trade Paperback 243 pp. Small piece missing from top edge of the first page.  Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20099  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
High Fliers: Leaders of the Royal Australian Air Force
Stephens, Alan; Isaacs, Jeff
ISBN: 0644456825
AGPS Press Australia 1996 
 Hardcover No Dustjacket 194 pp.  As New
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20100  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
"What Plane Is That" Australian Civil Aircraft Directory 1995
COOK Steve
ISBN: 0646232320
Aircraft Observors Association Nambour Australia 1995 
 Soft Cover 162 pp.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09508  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
F/A-18 Hornet
Peacock, Lindsay
ISBN: 0850457076
Osprey Pub Co University Park, Illinois, U.S.A. 1986 
 Trade Paperback 48 pp.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25007  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Microsoft Combat Flight Simulator Pilot’s Manual WWII - Europe Series : Air Publication X03-73361
Microsoft Staff
  1998 
 Trade Paperback 184 pp.  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25008  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
By the Seats of Their Pants: More Great Australian Air Stories
Gwynn-Jones, Terry
ISBN: 0702223654
Univ of Queensland Pr Queensland, Australia 1992 
 Paperback 215 pp. Browning to page edges and inside covers.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28657  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Guinness Book of Aircraft Records, Facts and Feats
Taylor, Michael; Mondey, David; Guinness Staff
ISBN: 085112514X
Guinness World Records Limited New York, New York, U.S.A. 1992 Sixth Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 256 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges with creasing on the spine. Light browning to page edges. Light soiling on endpapers. Ex-Library Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 08935  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Understanding Aircraft Components By Question and Answer
Hazell W.
Hodder & Stoughton London 1945 
 Paperback 152 pp. Wear on edges of cover. There is a coffee stain on the cover and first and last few pages of the book. Interior of the book in very good condition.  Fair
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 35160  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Boeing B-52: A Documentary History
Boyne, Walter J.
ISBN: 0887406009
Schiffer Pub Ltd Atglen, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 1994 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 160 pp. Light wear on edges of dustjacket.   Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 35054  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
THE PILOT’S MANUAL Series 4: Flight Rules and Air Law for the Private Pilot Licence and Commercial Pilot Licence
Thom, Trevor
ISBN: 1875537325
Aviation Theory Centre Williamstown, Victoria 1995 4th
 Softcover x, & chapter pagination [approx. total 170 pages], b/w diagrams, graphs, charts throughout. A number and name on rear fep, else clean and tight. Illustrated stiff card wrap has minor bumps to foredge corners and some mild general scuffing. 9 chapters including: Aviation Documents, Flight Crew Licences, Flight Rules and Conditions of Flight, Air Service Operations, Aerodromes, Airspace/Air Traffic Services, Operational Procedure for Controlled/Uncontrolled Airspace, Emergencies, Appendices, more. Weight approx. 520g.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000289  Bookseller: Diversity Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Fit to Fly - Cognitive Training for Pilots
EDWARDS Doug
ISBN: 187540161X
CopyRight Publishing Australia 1997 
 Pictorial Boards 154 pp.  Near Fine
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36347  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Up In the Air: The Real Story of Life Aboard the World’s Most Glamorous Airline
Riegel, Betty
ISBN: 9781471112256
Simon & Schuster London, England 2013 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 356gms, 290pgs. This book charts the greulling yet fabulous life aboard the most iconic airline there has ever been, and how a young woman from Essex opened her eyes to the world and lived her dream. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOUK315  Bookseller: Reading Habit
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
On a Wing and a Prayer: Interviews With Airline Disaster Survivors
MacPherson, Malcolm (ed)
ISBN: 0060959789
Harper Collins Publishers New York, USA 2002 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 256gms, 208 pages. Here are 15 riveting accounts of air disasters in which passengers tell intheir own words how they faced the ultimate test of survival. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Book is a remainder and shows the associated black texta mark to the bottom of page edges. There is also a small sticker mark on the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Remainder Good/Not Applicable
Price: 6.50 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAIR1  Bookseller: Reading Habit
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Why Airplanes Crash : Aviation Safety in a Changing World
Oster, Clinton V., Jr.; Strong, John S.; Zorn, C. Kurt
ISBN: 0-19-507223-5
Oxford University Press, Incorporated New York, NY, U.S.A. 1992 
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 200 pp. Ligth wear to edges of dustjacket. Browning to page edges. Unclipped Dustjacket Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 04968  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Tiger Airways Customer Service
Tiger Airways
Tigerairways.com Australia 2011 
 Spiral Bound 295 pp. Spiral bound manual. A few pages have highlighting.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 37200  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
OF FLIGHT AND FLYERS AN AEROSPACE ANTHOLOGY
Stewart, Major Oliver
Newnes London 1964 First Edition
 Hardcover 192pp; illustrated. Very good copy in torn dustwrapper. ; 250 x 155mm 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13869  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WORLD AIRCRAFT
Mondey, David (edited by)
ISBN: 0727006711
Rigby  1979 
  320pp; illustrated. Military and civil aviation from the beginnings to the present day. Very good copy in very good dustjacket ; 300 x 230mm 
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14124  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
R.A.A.F. Over Europe
Johnson, Frank (edited by)
Eyre & Spottiswoode London 1946 First Edition
 Hardcover X, 190 pages followed by 54 pages of full page black/white photographic plates, previous owners name on front endpapers and on top edge of pages, endpapers lightly foxed, original dark blue cloth boards with gilt Royal Australian Airforce Overseas crest on front cover, boards with light flecking around spine, a good copy. ; 220 x 140mm 
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15254  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
FLYING HIGH THE STORY OF HUDSON FYSH, QANTAS, AND THE TRAIL BLAZING DAYS OF EARLY AVIATION
Hall, Timothy
ISBN: 0454000367
Methuen Aust 1979 First Edition
 Hard Cover 265pp; illustrations. ; 220 x 140mm Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13799  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
THE ESSENTIAL AIRCRAFT IDENTIFICATION GUIDE Luftwaffe Squadrons 1939-45
Bishop, Chris
ISBN: 1904687628
Amber Books U. K. 2006 First Edition
 Hardcover Illustrated with 300 colour profiles of every major type of Luftwaffe combat aircraft, and their markings, organized chronologically by theater of war & campaign. Fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 250 x 200mm; 192 pages 
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14516  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
AS THE PRO FLIES Flying Expertly, in a Professional Manner
Hoyt, John R.
McGraw Hill New York 1959 
 Hardcover Ix, 271pp; technical illustrations by Mary N. Hoyt, cartoons by Mel Lazarus. Previous owner's name to front endpaper, bottom edges a tad rubbed, otherwise very good copy in torn dustwrapper. ; 215 x 145mm 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14681  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
FROM THE DAWN OF AVIATION The Qantas Story 1920 - 1995
Stackhouse, John
ISBN: 1875359230
Focus Publishing Double Bay 1995 First Edition
 Hardcover This book has been published as part of the proud celebration of the 75th Anniversary of Qantas, With many illustrations in colour and black & white, A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 305 x 245mm; 224 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18872  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
GREAT AUSTRALIAN AVIATION STORIES Characters, Pioneers, Triumphs, Tragedies and Near Misses
Haynes, Jim & Dellit, Jillian
ISBN: 9780733317071
ABC Books Sydney 2007 Reprint
 Paperback With illustrations, A fine copy. The true stories of Smithy, Ross and Keith Smith, Bert Hinkler, Amy Johnson and Nancy Bird-Walton and many more, less famous but no less brave. ; 235 x 155mm; xv, 253 pages 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16662  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
SURVEYING FROM AIR PHOTOGRAPHS
Hotine, Captain M.
Constable & Company Ltd. London 1931 First Edition
 Hardcover Fully illustrated with 102 line drawings and seven plates in collotype, ( contents lists 8 plates which in fact there are) 4 being fold outs, original red cloth binding with corners bumped, no dustjacket. A good copy. ; 255 x 195mm; xii, 250 pages 
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16048  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
HURRICANE IN SUMATRA
Kelly, Terence
ISBN: 0099837102
Arrow Books London 1991 
 Paperback 19 illustrations in 8 page photographic section in middle of book, 4 maps, originally published by Robert Hale in 1985 as "Battle for Palembang", a very good copy; 200 x 130mm; 155 pages 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16052  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
THE FLYING SCOTS : A Century of Aviation in Scotland
Webster, Jack
ISBN: 0952217422
The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall Glasgow, Scotland 1994 First Edition
 Softcover 88pp., intext, colour and b/white halftone plate illustrations (some archival, others contemporary) throughout. Oblong format, double column text. Book clean. Spine square. Art-illustrated (Dugald Cameron) card wrapper lightly edgeworn, soft corner crease to rear panel. Text-block unmarked. The story of one hundred years of aviation in Scotland. Book weight approx. 440g.   Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011775  Bookseller: Diversity Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Colonel Cody and the Flying Cathedral
Jenkins, Garry
ISBN: 0684860252
Simon Schuster Trade United Kingdom 1999 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 274 pp. Browning to page edges.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 39448  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
UNSAFE AT ANY HEIGHT
Godson, John
Anthony Blond London 1970 First U.K. Edition, 2nd Impres
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xiv, + 176pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped, metallic blue title there-on. Plain grey boards very good. Textblock clean and unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn with jagged closed tears, and title colour loss on spine. "Unsafe at Any Height" looks into the causes of 'avoidable' crashes - e.g. negligence in construction and maintenance, use of out-of-date aircraft and cheap, dangerous fuel . . . Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 8 chapters, Conclusions, Appendix. Book weight approx. 390g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012145  Bookseller: Diversity Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
A-3 SKYWARRIOR IN ACTION
Jim Sullivan
ISBN: 0897473280
Squadron/Signal Publications Carrollton, Texas 1995 First Edition
 Softcover (Oblong) 49pp., plus (i). Illustrated throughout : colour-art centre-spread (versos blank), plus intext b/white photograph halftone, and line-drawn illustrations, with double-column text. Landscape (oblong), saddle-stitched, staplebound format. Staples firm and holding well, albeit slightly rusted. Colour-art illustrated limp wrapper trivially edgeworn only. Textblock unmarked. First flown in 1952, the A-3 Skywarrior was one of the United States of America's first nuclear-capable aircraft. Aircraft Number (1) 148 in the Squadron/Signal Publication series. Includes Introduction. Book weight approx. 195g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012181  Bookseller: Diversity Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Jane’s Fighting Aircraft of World War I: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia with More than 1000 Illustrations
W. E. De. B. Whittaker
ISBN: 0517033763
Military Press New York 1990 First Thus
 Hard Cover 320pp, more than 1000 ills. and diagrams.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 322123  Bookseller: Global Village Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
BULLDOG: The Bristol Bulldog Fighter
Luff, David
ISBN: 0906393949
Airlife Publishing Shrewbury, England 1987 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket (viii) + 188pp., montage-style, colour plate endpapers (different), art-work by Richard Ward. Numerous intext b/white halftone plates (many archival), line-drawings, cutaways, and tables. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket near fine. Conceived as a private venture by the Bristol Aeroplane Company in 1926, the Bulldog was one of the best of the silver biplanes to fly with the Royal Air Force . . . Gives a detailed account of the Bulldog's conception and design, construction, engines and modifications. Contents include: Prelims., 10 chapters, Appendices, Biblio., Index. More. Book weight approx. 710g.   Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005412  Bookseller: Diversity Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
BOEING 707 DOUGLAS DC-8 AND VICKERS VC10 The Story of the Three Pioneer Jetliners of the Modern Era
Wilson, Stewart
ISBN: 1875671366
Aerospace Publications Fyshwick, Act 1998 First Edition
 Paperback With illustrations in colour and black & white, previous owners visitor pass to Ansett Engineering Base stuck to inside of front cover otherwise a very good copy. ; Legends of the Air; 275 x 210mm; 185 pages Very Good+
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20132  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
MILESTONES OF AVIATION Smithsonian Institution National Air and Space Museum. Newly Expanded Edition
Greenwood, John T. (editor)
ISBN: 0883633167
Beaux Arts Editions  1995 First thus.
 Hardcover With photographic illustrations, a very good copy in very good dustjacket. Heavy book may require extra postage cos Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20148  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
International Directory of Civil Aircraft, The (1999/2000)
Frawley, Gerard
ISBN: 1875671420
Aerospace Publications Fyshwick, ACT, Australia 1999 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 600gms, 233 pages. Contents includes: civil aviation in review; civil aircraft; world airline guide; international registration prefixes; and civil aviation index. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAIR24  Bookseller: Reading Habit
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Aviation Law in Australia
Ronald I. C. Bartsch
ISBN: 0455219788
Lawbook Company  2004 Second Edition
 Trade Paperback 500 pp. A few brown marks on page edges.  Near Fine
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40489  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Human Factors in Multi-Crew Flight Operations
Harry W. Orlady; Linda M. Orlady
ISBN: 0291398391
Ashgate Pub Co England 2002 
 Trade Paperback 623 pp.  Fine
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40493  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Air Transportation: A Management Perspective
Wells, Alexander T.; Wensveen, John G.
ISBN: 0534393845
Brooks Cole U.S.A. 2004 Fifth Edition
 Pictorial Boards No d/w 626 pp.  Near Fine
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40494  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Multi-Engine Flight Manual for Professional Pilots
Chesterfield, John AM MRAeS ; Hay, John
ISBN: 0646145282
Chesterfield Publications Australia 1996 
 Paperback 195 pp. Browning to page edges.  Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40496  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Naked Pilot: The Human Factor in Aircraft Accidents
Beaty, David
ISBN: 1853104825
The Crowood Press UK  2009 
 Trade Paperback 310 pp. Copy appears to be unread.   Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40497  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN AIRFORCE An Illustrated History
Odgers, George
ISBN: 0867773685
Child and Henry Publishing Brookvale 1984 First Edition
 Hardcover With illustrations in colour and black & white, a very good copy. ; 310 x 230mm; 240 pages Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18034  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
From Worst to First: Behind the Scenes of Continental’s Remarkable Comeback
Bethune, Gordon
ISBN: 0471356522
Wiley U.S.A. 1999 
 Trade Paperback 294 pp. Browning to page edges. The story of Continental Airline.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40541  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Allied Bombers 1939-1945: The Essential Aircraft Identification Guide
Chant, Chris
ISBN: 9781905704705
Amber Books Ltd London, England 2008 First Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 826gms, 192 pages, illustrated endpapers. This is a highly illustrated guide to Allied bomber aircraft during World War II in the European theatre. Featuring all the main models flown from 1939 to 1945, the book offers a wealth of detail, including unit markings, unit organisation, numbers of aircraft flown by campaign and exhaustive specifications for each model. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR18  Bookseller: Reading Habit
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Man-Powered Flight
Sherwin, Keith
ISBN: 0852424361
Model & Allied Publications Herts, England 1975 Revised Reprint
 Softcover Soft card cover, revised reprint, 328gms, 192 pages. Contents includes: aerodynamics; design; drive and propulsion; materials and construction; aircraft control; aircraft design; unconventional aircraft; man-powered flight; aircraft development; and much more. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Wraps show some moderate fading and soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAIR25  Bookseller: Reading Habit
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Croydon Airport and the Battle for Britain 1939-1940
Cluett, Douglas; Bogle, Joanna; and Learmonth, Bob
ISBN: 090733511X
London Borough of Sutton Libraries and Arts Services Surrey, England 1984 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 338gms, 166 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR54  Bookseller: Reading Habit
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Rats of Rangoon, The
Hudson, Lionel
ISBN: 0850522838
Leo Cooper London, England 1988 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with orange/brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 666gms, 220 pages, illustrated endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARTWO184  Bookseller: Reading Habit
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
How to Fly
BAGLEY Laurence C.
Blackie & Son London & Glascow  
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 95 pp. Undated c.1953. Browning to page edges. Contains 56 illustrations and 13 colour plates   Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40834  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
THE NORTHROP STORY 1929-1939
Allen, Richard Sanders
ISBN: 051756677x
Orion Books New York 1990 First Edition (Stated), First
 Hardcover and Dustjacket x, + 178pp., b/white photographic illustrations, and line-drawings, throughout. Book clean. Quarter-cloth spine firm, but canted, silver title there-on. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has a short closed tear near upper spine fold at front panel, minor edgewear and indentations. "From flying wings to polar exploration, from air racers and air liners to the Chinese Air Force, here is the complete story of the single-engined airplanes designed and built by Jack Northrop during aviation's golden age . . . includes a unique series of appendixes - including the complete individual histories of all the Northrop single-engined aircraft - and a superb collection of photographs and scale drawings . . . " Book weight approx. 860g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008316  Bookseller: Diversity Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
CHARLES KINGSFORD SMITH and Those Magnificent Men
FitzSimons, Peter
ISBN: 9780732284879
Harper Collins Sydney, N.S.W., Australia 2009 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xviii, + 679pp., plus 3 x 8 page, b/white illustrated sections, map printed endpapers, b/white maps intext. B/white drawings by Brian Caldersmith. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain white boards trivially edge-rubbed at foot. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased only. Contents include: Foreword, Introduction, 19 chapters, Epilogue, Endnotes, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 1.16 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 26.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010017  Bookseller: Diversity Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
BOX KITES AND BEYOND
Roberts, E.G. RAAF (Retd.)
ISBN: 0725601787
The Hawthorn Press Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1976 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket vi, + 185pp., unpaginated, candid and historic b/white halftone plates throughout (all called-for plates extant and attached). Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over firm spine. Plain black boards undamaged. Text-block unmarked. Art-illustrated (Bristol Box Kite), loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, slightly sunned, else very good. Wing Commander Eric Roberts, at age eighty-two (and still flying), recounts his numerous flying escapades that began when he was one of the first sixteen men in Australia to learn to fly in 1915 . . . His adventurous life is told throughout 12 chapters and Prologue, with a Foreword by Air-Marshal Sir Richard Williams. Includes Index. Book weight approx. 380g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010884  Bookseller: Diversity Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Bombers: Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft 1914-1919 (The Pocket Encyclopaedia of World Aircraft in Colour)
Munson, Kenneth
Blandford Press London, England 1972 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 288gms, 180 pages, blank endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARAIR55  Bookseller: Reading Habit
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Professional Pilot Study Guide Series # 4 Electrics
Mike Burton,
ISBN: 9781853102769
Airlife, England, 1992. 
  Card - Paperback. Good/No Jacket. . Used paperback - free from inscriptions. No torn or missing pages. Price label on front. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Aviation; Engineering, Industrial & Trades. ISBN: 1853102768. ISBN/EAN: 9781853102769. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000825. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000825  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Conquer The Sky, Great Moments In Aviation
Harold Rabinowitz
ISBN: 1567993818
Metro Books New York 1996 
 Hard Cover Aviation. The significant moments in the history of flight, illustrated with more than 400 images from the Bettmann Photo Archive - many of them rarely seen before; focuses particularly on the men and women whose efforts made the miracle of flight possible, including early visionaries Leonardo Da Vinci and Jules Verne; George Cayler, the "Father of Flight"; Madame baronne de Laroche, the first aviatrix; German ace Manfred von Richthofen, also known as the Red Baron; designers Igor Sikorsky and Bill Boeing; and the heroes of the early space programme. 208 pages, a little wear to edges and corners of d/j, else in fine condition. This book weighs 1.4 kilograms.  Fine/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: PTA7530  Bookseller: Kay's Secondhand Books and Used Sheet Music
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
High Adventure ... From Balloons To Boeings In New Zealand
R T Alexander
New Zealand National Airways Corporation  1968 
 Soft Cover The history of aviation in New Zealand; published to mark New Zealand National Airways Corporation's 21st anniversary, April 1 1968; dedicated to all New Zealand aviators who flew between 1889 and 1968, and to the men on the ground who kept the aircraft flying. Oblong softcover book, 95 pages, foxing on covers and on edges of pages.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: PTA7087  Bookseller: Kay's Secondhand Books and Used Sheet Music
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
AVIATION IN AUSTRALIA
Blee, Jill
ISBN: 9781877437052
Exisle Publishing Wollombi, NSW, Australia 2007 First Edition, First Impressio
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 96pp. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over firm spine. Plain red boards undamaged. Text-block pristine. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally shelfworn only. A stand-alone title in Exisle Publishing's 'Little Red Book' series, this concise history of aviation in Australia tells the story "from the barnstorming pioneers to the airlines of today." Contents include: Prelims., 9 chapters, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 210g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Near Fine/Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008926  Bookseller: Diversity Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Flight of the halifax
Norman Mitchell
ISBN: 0646113534
K V Wikner Australia 1993 
 Soft Cover 245 pp. Light browning to page edges.   Near Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40097  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Balloon Flying Handbook
Federal Aviation Administration,
ISBN: 9781602390690
Skyhorse Publishing, USA, 2007. 
  Softcover (Stiff Boards). New Book/. First Edition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Aviation; Crafts & Hobbies. ISBN: 160239069X. ISBN/EAN: 9781602390690. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52613. 
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52613  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Aircraft of the Aces ~ Hurricanes To The Fore
Holmes, Tony
ISBN: 9788483722213
Del Prado, Spain, 1999. 
  Softcover. As New/. First Edition. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. 64 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Aviation; Military & Warfare. ISBN: 8483722216. ISBN/EAN: 9788483722213. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52519. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52519  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Aircraft of the Aces ~ Soviet Aces of World War 2
Morgan, Hugh
ISBN: 9788483722091
Del Prado, Spain, 1999. 
  Softcover. As New/. First Edition. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. 64 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Aviation; Military & Warfare. ISBN: 8483722097. ISBN/EAN: 9788483722091. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52520. 
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52520  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Hawker - Aviator, Designer, Test Pilot
Blackmore, L K
ISBN: 9780517577776
Orion Books, New York, 1991. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. No torn or missing page. No internal inscription. Sun fading to spine of dust wrapper. Red marker pen remainder spot to bottom of closed pages. General reading wear. This is the first USA edition. 234 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Aviation; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 0517577771. ISBN/EAN: 9780517577776. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53114. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53114  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
De Havilland Aircraft since 1909
Jackson, A J
ISBN: 9780370300221
Putnam, London, 1978. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Thus. Previous owner's name on first page - Laurie R Jones, DFC F/Lt RAAF,160 Squadron RAF - and one time Deputy Managing Director Hawker de Havilland Australia and author of 'A PILOT'S STORY'. Sun fading to dust wrapper at spine. 542 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Aviation; History. ISBN: 037030022X. ISBN/EAN: 9780370300221. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53242. 
Price: 66.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53242  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Aces Past (Aviation)
Christopher Shores and Patrick Bunce,
ISBN: 9780517035894
Military Press, New York, 1991. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fair. . No internal inscriptions. No torn or missing pages. Tear to dust wrapper along rear fold over at bottom. 158 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Aviation; Military & Warfare. ISBN: 0517035898. ISBN/EAN: 9780517035894. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53256. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53256  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Flying the Royal Mail. The History of Australia’s Airlines
Brimson, Samuel
ISBN: 0949825050
Dreamweaver Sydney 1984 First Edition
 Hard Cover 224pp, inc. index. 100s of pictures.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29235  Bookseller: Global Village Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Flypast: A Record of Aviation in Australia
Parnell, Neville; Broughton, Trevor
ISBN: 0644079185
Australian Government Publishing Service Canberra 1988 First Edition
 Hard Cover xx,542pp, photos,appendixes, indexes  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 322602  Bookseller: Global Village Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Flypast: A Record of Aviation in Australia
Parnell, Neville; Broughton, Trevor
ISBN: 0644079185
Australian Government Publishing Service Canberra 1988 First Edition
 Hard Cover xx,542pp, photos,appendixes, indexes  Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 322287  Bookseller: Global Village Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
BROWN, DEAN & COPPIN AND EARLY BALLOONING IN AUSTRALIA
Rogers, Helene
Set and Forget Press Melbourne 1990 Second Impression
 Paperback 3 illustrations, Relates the circumstances surrounding the first aerial journey in Australia: of the balloon flight which took place at Cremorne Gardens in Melbourne, and of the subsequent flights of the "Australasia" and "All England Eleven" balloons, both constructed by aeronaut Charles Henry Brown. ; 240 x 160mm; [20] pages Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16286  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Air Stories Vol 5. No.1
various,
George Newnes, London, 1937. 
 Soft Cover Soft Cover. Fair +/No Jacket. . Air Stories Vol 5. no.1 July 1937. Includes 'Fighter Pilot' by McScotch of 40 Squadron, 'Angel of Death' by G M Bowman etc. etc. 94 pages. Condition is well used but all in one piece. Some of the spine is missing (about 20%). Pages are browning but not torn. For the age of the magazine the condition is better than expected. Without packaging this book weighs 170gms. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Aviation; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000120. Fair +
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000120  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Airships and Balloons
JACKSON G. Gibbard
Collins London 1935 
 Hard Cover No Dustjacket Bright blue cover with black illustration and printing. Cover has wear on the edges and spine. Browning to page edges and endpapers. Owners name inside front cover.   Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 43011  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Outback Heroes - 75 years of the Royal Flying Doctor Service - inscribed by author
Bastone, Kay
ISBN: 9780734405753
Lothian, Melbourne, 2003. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. Inscribed by Author. No torn or missing pages. Light reading wear. 228 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Medicine & Health; Australia; Aviation. Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0734405758. ISBN/EAN: 9780734405753. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53562. Very Good Condition
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53562  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Farther and Faster: Aviation’s Adventuring Years, 1909-1939
Gwynn-Jones, Terry
ISBN: 1560980001
Smithsonian Institute USA 1991 First Edition
 Hard Cover Unclipped jacket has light wear and minor bump to rear. Book very clean. 333pp  Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002958  Bookseller: Dieter Sherry
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Basics Of... Model Gliders
Gardiner, Chas
Nexus 1995  1995 
  Small 4to softcover 60pp, b/w illus. very good. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34813  Bookseller: Dial a Book
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Australia’s Flying Doctors - We Went For The Doctor - The 1996 Outback Car Trek for the RFDS
Woldendorp, Richard & McDonald, Roger
Pan McMillan, Sydney Australia c. 1994  1994 
  4to. black textured boards with gilt title to front board and spine.Colour illus. Very good. / very good d/w. Commemorative Edition D/w for the 1996 Outback Car Trek. Pedal radio, Pictorial Works, Aeronautics in Medicine, Australian History 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22130  Bookseller: Dial a Book
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Piper Cherokee Arrow 200 B Owner’s Handbook
Piper Aircraft
Piper Aircraft Publications Department, 1972 revised.  0 
  8vo. stapled softcover. 61pp. b/w illus. fold-out electrical, instrument panel & lubrication chart. very good. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22053  Bookseller: Dial a Book
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Flying Nun and the Women of the West
Jensen, Sister Anne Maree & Rychmans, Jeanne
ISBN: 0091835097
Sydney: Random House, 1998  1998 
  8vo. softcover. 248pp. b/w illus. very good, page edges tanned. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25350  Bookseller: Dial a Book
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry

1992 Aviation Books        
Go to page:    1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13        Next 30 Books