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The Encyclopedia of Aviation
Beaver, Paul - Gen. Editor
ISBN: 0706425596
Octopus London 1986 Fifth Edition
 Hard Cover 224pp, index, 100s of photographs and other historic ills.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26059  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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GREAT FIGHTING PLANES
Austin, Alan and Dicks, Anthony
ISBN: 1851521526
Chancellor Press London 1992 First Thus
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 207pp., colour art illustrations and b/white line drawings, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Colour illustrated gloss boards negligibly bumped on one corner. Like-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edge-creased. From the jacket flap: "Fifty of the world's most successful fighting aircraft are depicted here in a series of stunning full-colour paintings. Special features or major developments in aircraft technology are highlighted with blow-ups of those sections. A warm and lively narrative accompanies these aircraft, describing not only the special character of each plane, but also the skill of the engineers who built them, and the pilots who tested and flew them in aerial combat. The text is supplemented by three-view line drawings and specification boxes, giving full details of performance, power, dimensions, equipment and armament." Book weight approx. 920g. * 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: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011174  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Century of Flight, A
Gunston, Bill
ISBN: 1853610011
Brian Trodd Publishing House Limited London, England 1988 First Edition
 Hard Cover Hard Cover, DJ with Royal Blue Boards, hundreds of b&w/colour photographs, 253pp excl. index, weighs 1.6kg. Contents includes: Introduction; The Visionaries; The Pioneers; The Knights Take to the Air; The Trail Blazers; A Gathering of Eagles; The War Machines; Come Fly with Me; The Executive Jet Set; Tails of Yesteryear; Full Circle; and Index. This is an excellent copy, good tight binding, DJ in next to new condition with only very very minor shelf wear, pages unmarked with only faint age spotting on edges.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000015  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Aviation: An Illustrated History
Chant, Christopher
ISBN: 0856135194
Orbis Publishing Limited London, England 1983 Second Edition
 Hard Cover Second/Revised Edition, Hardcover, DJ with blue boards, 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall, 352pp incl. index, heavy weight, 150 colour/330 b&w illustrations plus 25 drawings. Contents includes: The Wrights brother's achievement; The early machines; 1909: The year of Rheims; Higher and Faster; World War 1; Postwar retrenchment; New technology; The Schneider trophy; The distance flights; Birth of the airliner; Preparations for war; World War II; The jet age; The helicopter; The civil aviation boom; The future; and Index to aircraft.This is a very good tight copy, DJ is in great condition with only minor shelf wear, pages are generally unmarked with some faint age related spotting on inside double page, binding in tight condition with no wear and tear.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000016  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Aircraft 2000: The Future of Aerospace Technology
Sweetman, Bill
ISBN: 0855586605
Golden Press Pty Ltd Gladesville, Australia 1984 First Edition
 Hard Cover Hard Cover, DJ with Pictorial Boards, 158pp incl. index, approx. 100 colour/b&w photographs. This unique book is a survey of what is happening in our skys today and the likely applications in two decades when we shall see some dramatic new shapes in the sky. This is a good tight copy, DJ in good condition with minor shelf wear and scuffing, pages are unmarked, binding is tight.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000018  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Hindenburg
FLYNN Mike
Carlton  1999 
 Pictorial Boards No d/w 24 x 30 cms. 96 pages. The story of airships from Zepplins to the cargo carriers of the new millennium.   As New
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 01407  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Flying The Big Jets - Flying the Boeing 777
STEWART Stanley with EDWARDS John
ISBN: 9781840374223
Airlife England 2012 Fourth Edition
 Trade Paperback 292 pp.  As New
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33516  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Tracon II Multi-Player Air Traffic Control Stimulator Version 2.0
WESSON Robert B.
Wesson International Austin 1990 
 Trade Paperback Discs not imcluded. Book only.  Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09298  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Emergency Maneuver Training :Controlling Your Airplane During a Crisis: Controlling Your Airplane During a Crisis
Stowell, Rich
ISBN: 1879425920
Precision Productions Montrose, California, U.S.A. 1996 
 Soft Cover 228 pp. Brown spots on page edges.  Near Fine
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09292  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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History of Early British Military Aeronautics
BROKE-SMITH P. W. L.
La Academic Reprint  1968 
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 56 pp., index. Ex Library Copy. Light wear on edges of white dustjacket with a repaired tear on the rear which has been stained with the cellotape glue. Mark from sticker on front lower cover. Cellotape marks on foldovers. Small stain on top page edges. This book covers the period 1878 to 1912 and deals with balloons, airships and the infancy of flying machines. Illustrated. Book appears unread. Ex-Library Very Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 02933  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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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
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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
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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
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Now Solo - One Woman’s Record Breaking Flight Around the World
Murray, Jennifer
ISBN: 1840185066
Mainstream Publishing United Kingdom 2002 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 238 pp. Light browning to page edges. Inscription from the "Freeflight Team" with five sigantures on the first page.  Near Fine/Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23857  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Star Dust Falling: The Story of the Plane That Vanished
Rayner, Jay
ISBN: 038560226X
Doubleday Australia 2002 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 260 pp. Browning to page edges. Unclipped Dustjacket Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20973  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Powder Puff Derby: Petticoat Pilots and Flying Flappers
Walker, Mike
ISBN: 0470851406
Halsted Pr New York, New York, U.S.A. 2003 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 287 pp.  As New/As New
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20130  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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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
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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
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"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
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Military Helicopters of the West
Laming, Tim
ISBN: 1854091115
Arms & Armour New York, New York, U.S.A. 1991 
 Trade Paperback 72 pp.  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25006  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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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
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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
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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
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First Journey
CHURCHILL Winston S.
Heinemann  1964 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 225 pp. Ex Library copy with normal markings. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges. Browning to page edges. Maps on endpapers. The author who is the grandson of the famous Prime Minister undertook a 20,000 mile journey in a Piper Comanche. Ex-Library Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34292  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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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
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A Man Among Mavericks - Lester Brain : Australia’s Greatest Aviator
Cadigan, Neil
ABC Book Australia 2008 
 Trade Paperback 238 pp.  As New
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 35253  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Flying High: The Story of Hudson Fysh, Qantas, and the Trail-Blazing Days of Aviation
Hall, Timothy
ISBN: 0454000367
Methuen of Australia Sydney 1979 First Edition
 Hard Cover 266pp, index, b&w plates  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321690  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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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
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The Sound of Wings
Dunmore, Spencer
London: Heinemann, 1984   
  Near fine, Shelfwear/VG++, Edgewear, Sm Tears. 1st Edition. Aviation drama. Jacket by Terry Hadler. Scan on request.  
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006696  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Learning to Fly : A Course of Flying Instruction
Swoffer, Frank A
Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons London 1939 Fifth Edition (Revised)
 Hard Cover VG, Shelfwear, spine fade, dealer label, EPS & edge foxing, browning/NO DUST JACKET. 169 pages. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018680  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Smithy : The Kingsford-Smith Story
McNally, Ward
ISBN: 0207953155
Pacific Books - Angus & Robertson Sydney 1969 First Pacific Books Edition
 Mass Market Paperback VG, Edgewear, creases, light browning/NO DUST JACKET. Biography. 190 pages including index. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019069  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Wings to the Cape
Godwin, John
ISBN: 0624000117
Tafelberg Cape Town 1971 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 'An Account of the Pioneering Air-Race from England to Cape Town in 1920'. 125 pages, including appendices & bibliography. Illustrated with photographs. Jacket has insect damage, causing abrasion and perforations to hinges. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG, Wear, Offset, Edge-Foxing/Fair, Wear,Tea
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014029  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Survival in the Sky
Barker, Ralph
ISBN: 0330251090
Pan London 1976 1st Paperback Edition
 Mass Market Paperback G+, Wear, creases, abrasion, browning, ink name/NO DUST JACKET. "Fifteen dramas of the air, in peace and war, where death is inches away and all that counts is survival". Illustrated with 20 photographs. 200 pages. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016772  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle - Classic Warplanes
Crickmore, Paul
ISBN: 0831714085
Smithmark New York 1992 First Smithmark Edition
 Illustrated Boards VG+, Shelfwear, abrasion, label residue on rear board/NO DUST JACKET. 45 pages plus index. Illustrated with diagrams and photographs. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 026072  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Great Aircraft
Macmillan, Norman (Wing Commander)
G Bell & Sons London (1960)  1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG+, Shelfwear, dealer sticker, browning/VG, Edgewear, small tears, creasing, light browning. "The sweep of the perspective covers the whole fascinating story of great aircraft, from their conception as an idea to their fulfilment thrugh daring and ofttimes romantic achievement in the air". 304 pages. Illustrated with photographs. Expanded condition report/digital photo on request.  Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 029012  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Pilot
Davis, Robert P
ISBN: 0241894085
London: Hamish Hamilton, 1976   
  VG+, Spine Bumps, Edge Fade/VG++, Edgewear, 1 Tear. 1st UK Edition. Aviation suspense drama. Jacket by Robert Wheeler. A full condition report for this book is available on request.  
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001276  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Bravo Charlie
Filgate, MacArtney
London: Frederick Muller Ltd, 1979   
  Near Fine, Gilt Loss on Spine/VG++, Edgewear, Int. Foxing. 1st Edition. Aviation adventure. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005662  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Wings of Gold
Cruise, T E
London: W H Allen, 1989   
  Near Fine/Near Fine. 1st UK Edition. American aviation drama. BOOK: Spine head bump. JACKET: Spine head crumple. Scan on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004983  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Historic Aircraft - Collections of Famous and Unusual Aircraft Around the World
McDONALD Steve
ISBN: 1-86160-101-8
Australian Book Centre Australia 1991 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 96 pp. Dustjacket has light wear on the edges. Unclipped Dustjacket Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 04966  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Final Approach
Dunmore, Spencer
ISBN: 0330252062
Pan London 1977 First Pan Edition
 Mass Market Paperback G, Edgwear, tears, creases, spine lean, ink name, browning. "From the string-and-canvas biplane test-flights of 1911 to the death dealing B17 raids of 1944... FINAL APPROACH is the epic story of three decades of the wings of war and peace". Cover by Withams. Expanded condition report/photo on request.  
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 031829  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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They Dared the Devil’s Triangle
Jeffrey, Adi-Kent Thomas
ISBN: 0352398620
Star / W H Allen London 1976 First Star Books Edition
 Mass Market Paperback VG, Edgwear, creases, ink name, light browning. "Earth holds many mind-defying problems but none more baffling than that mysterious area of the Atlantic Ocean known as The Bermuda Triangle". 158 pages. Expanded condition report/photo on request.  
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 031830  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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I Live to Fly
AURIOL Jacqueline
Michael Joseph London 1970 First British Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 197 pp. Light wear on edges of dustjacket. Number and dealers stamp on first page. Browning to page edges and endpapers. The autobiography of Jacqueline Auriol who became one of the few woman test pilots in the world and between 1951 and 1963 held the record five times for fastest woman flyer in the world. Unclipped Dustjacket Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 01962  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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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
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Solo around the World
Norvill, Peter
ISBN: 0731647912
P. Norvill Australia 1988 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 159 pp. Signed by the author on the firsdt page. Owners name on title page.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27179  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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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
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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
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No Mercy in the Sky
Fores, John
Hodder & Stoughton London 1957 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Aviation drama. Jacket by Chrichard. Expanded condition report/photo on request.  VG,Ink Inscr,Wear,Label,Offset/VG+, Wear,Tears,Stain,Sp Brown
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000408  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Skytrap
Smith, John
ISBN: 0712601724
London: Century, 1983   
  Near Fine, Sl Spine Bumps/VG++, Edge-Crumple, 1 Tear. 1st Edition. Aviation intrigue thriller. Author's first novel. Jacket has wraparound art with slight fading on the spine. A full condition report for this book is available on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001844  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Goshawk Squadron
Robinson, Derek
Heinemann London 1971 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Royal Flying Corps war thriller, set during World War 1. Jacket artist is not accredited. Loosely inserted are two pages of an interesting unsent letter to the publisher from a concerned member of the public, indicating errors of fact that the author has made. Expanded condition report/Scan on request.  VG++, Shelfwear, Bumping/VG++, Edgewear, Browning
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007218  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Solo for Several Players
Jefferis, Barbara
Dent Dolphin London 1961 Uncorrected Book Proof
 Soft Cover Flying drama. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG+, Wear,Tear,Ink Name, Stain/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010358  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Flight 902 is Down!
Fishman, Hal & Schiff, Barry
W H Allen London 1982 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Aviation thriller. Jacket by Gary LaSasso. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Wear, Top Edge Foxing/VG++, Edgewear, Staining
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010620  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Royal Air Force Picture Book
no author
Ward Lock London & Melbourne (No Date)  Edition Not Stated
 Soft Cover 96 pages, with 16 colour plates and 80 illustrations. BOOK:- Binding is intact, but weak at rear cover hinge; spine wear, peeling at spine head and heel and rear cover top corner; creasing on cover corners; soiling and abrasion to the pasted-on front cover illustration; foxing and browning; some small dog-eared page corners; mild spots of soiling on the rear cover. Photo on request.  VG, Wear, Browning, Foxing/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010664  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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