On this page you can read about the 77 books we currently have available as of January 15, 2013 on aviation and space.  If you would like to add any of these books to your collection, please make a note of the Order No(s), and place your order at any time with Ray Boas, Bookseller, in Walpole, New Hampshire. Thank you, RAY

1. WORLD AND UNITED STATES AVIATION AND SPACE RECORDS (AS OF JUNE 1, 1984), National Aeronautic Assn., Washington, DC, 1984, B&W illustrations, 207pp, very good, wraps (softcover), Published by the National Aeronautic Association to furnish a complete, accurate and up-to-date listing of aircraft performances recognized as official World or "World Class" records., (Order No: 28256 ), $6.00

2. CROSS & COCKADE JOURNAL: THE SOCIETY OF WORLD WAR I AERO HISTORIANS: VOLUME 1 - NUMBER 4 - WINTER 1960, Cross & Cockade, Santa Ana, CA, 1960, B&W illustrations, 100pp, very good, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 59450 ), $10.00

3. CROSS & COCKADE JOURNAL: THE SOCIETY OF WORLD WAR I AERO HISTORIANS: VOLUME 12 - NUMBER 2 - SUMMER 1971, Cross & Cockade, Whittier, CA, 1971, B&W illustrations, p97-p193, very good, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 59451 ), $10.00

4. CROSS & COCKADE JOURNAL: THE SOCIETY OF WORLD WAR I AERO HISTORIANS: VOLUME 20 - NUMBER 3 - AUTUMN 1979, Cross & Cockade, Whittier, CA, 1979, B&W illustrations, p193-p288, very good, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 59453 ), $9.50

5. LAWSON: AIRCRAFT INDUSTRY BUILDER, Humanity Publishing Co., Detroit, MI, n.d. c1930s, B&W illustrations, 300pp, very good, black cloth (hardcover), A history of Alfred W. Lawson and his contributions to the aviation industry., (Order No: 60949 ), $45.00

6. WORLD AND UNITED STATES AVIATION AND SPACE RECORDS (AS OF JUNE 1, 1983), Nat'l Aeronautic Assn of USA, Washington, D.C., 1983, B&W illustrations, 369pp, very good, wraps (softcover), This book is published by the National Aeronautic Association to furnish a complete, accurate and up-to-date listing of aircraft performances recognized as official World or "World Class" records., (Order No: 17890 ), $7.50

7. Allen, Richard Sanders, REVOLUTION IN THE SKY: THOSE FABULOUS LOCKHEEDS - THE PILOTS WHO FLEW THEM, The Stephen Greene Press, Brattleboro, VT, 1967, B&W illustrations, 232pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 61975 ), $10.00

8. Batchelder, Jean (with contributions by Pat Hammond), HISTORY & HEROES OF NEW HAMPSHIRE AVIATION, Arrow Publishing Company, Spring Hill, FL, (1995), B&W illustrations, 228pp, fine, wraps (softcover) signed by author, owner's inscription, ISBN 0964899302 Begins with a history of aviation in New Hampshire including weather and terrain. This is followed by biographies of 61 aviators from New Hampshire, many well-known such as Alan Shepard, Jr., and Christa McAuliffe. The author states, "Men and women from New Hampshire have set records, blazed trails, and contributed much to the field of aviation. They were the first to fly the Atlantic, first into space, and left their footprints on the moon...", (Order No: 50384 ), $25.00

9. Beale, Marie, THE MODERN MAGIC CARPET: AIR-JAUNTING OVER THE ANCIENT EAST, Printed by J. H. Furst Co., Baltimore, MD, 1930, B&W illustrations, 73pp, good, orange boards (hardcover) LACKS SPINE BACKSTRIP, The authors' adventures as a passenger on a chartered Imperial Airways plane, aboard an eight passenger plane, G-E BMY. Great contents and photographs throughout including: Assyria, Syrian Desert, Babylon, Zenobia, and much more., (Order No: 45525 ), $70.00

10. Board of Airport Commissioners, BURLINGTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT: A PICTORIAL HISTORY -- [BURLINGTON, VERMONT], Burlington, VT, (1982), B&W illustrations, 90pp, very good+, wraps (softcover) owner's name in blindstamp, (Order No: 62591 ), $10.00

11. Burney, Charles Dennistoun, THE WORLD, THE AIR AND THE FUTURE, Alfred A. Knopf, London, 1929, B&W illustrations, 356pp, very good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover), "A brilliant survey of the problems of aviation and its rapidly increasing influence on the modern world." Contents include: Introduction; Air Transport And Empire Development; Air Transport And The Reorientation Of Defensive Power; Air Transport And International Peace; Airships: Their Development And Prospects; Heavier-Than-Air Craft; Comparison Between Heavier-Than-Air Craft And Lighter-Than-Air Craft; Administration And Policy; Index., (Order No: 52344 ), $200.00

12. Chase, Lucille (illustrated by Frank Daniels), SKIRTS ALOFT, Louis Mariano: Publisher, Chicago, IL, 1959, B&W illustrations, 85pp, good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) author inscribed, "In her word flight between covers of blue, Lucille Chase, a stewardess for United Air Lines, takes you through fluffy, white clouds of humor and only occasinally through leaden skies of human tragedy." An "early" look at passenger air travel. Warmly inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper., (Order No: 59186 ), $75.00

13. Christy, Joe and Shamburger, Page, SUMMON THE STARS: THE ADVANCE OF AVIATION FROM THE SECOND WORLD WAR, A. S. Barnes and Co., Washington, DC, (1970), B&W illustrations, 434pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0498073416, (Order No: 2321 ), $8.50

14. Cooper, Jr., Henry S.F., THE SEARCH FOR LIFE ON MARS: EVOLUTION OF AN IDEA, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, (1980) 1st ed, 254pp, very good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0030461669, (Order No: 2814 ), $5.00

15. Cross, Wilbur, ZEPPELINS OF WORLD WAR I, Barnes & Noble Books, New York, (1993), 220pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) owner's bookplate, ISBN 1566193907 Book details the German Naval Airship Division's (Luftschiffe) history, the psychological horros of its bombing attaches on London, and the zeppelin's ultimate failure to remain a wartime vehicle or peacetime transport., (Order No: 6218 ), $6.00

16. Dabney, Joseph Earl, HERK: HERO OF THE SKIES, Copple House Books, Lakemont, Georgia, (1979) 2nd ptg, B&W illustrations, 416pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), 'The story of the Lockheed C-130 and its adventures around the world.', (Order No: 411 ), $7.00

17. Daso, Dik A., ARCHITECTS OF AMERICAN AIR SUPREMACY - GEN HAP ARNOLD AND DR. THEODORE VON KARMAN, Air University Press, Maxwell AFB, Alabama, 1997, B&W illustrations, 461pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 1585660426, (Order No: 56850 ), $7.50

18. de Leeuw, Hendrik, CONQUEST OF THE AIR: THE HISTORY AND FUTURE OF AVIATION, Vantage Press, Washington, DC, (1960) 1st ed, B&W photographs, 300pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), Describes--in direct, nontechnical style--how the progress of aviation can best be evaluated in the light of contemporary aeronautical events., (Order No: 14454 ), $7.00

19. Demetz, Peter, THE AIR SHOW AT BRESCIA, 1909, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, (2002) 1st ed, 254pp, fine w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0374102597, (Order No: 60276 ), $5.00

20. Doolittle, James H. (foreword by), THE GHOST SQUADRON OF THE CONFEDERATE AIR FORCE: A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE PRESERVATION OF THE WORLD'S GREATEST COMBAT..., Taylor Publishing Company, (1975), B&W and color illustrations, 256pp, very good++, blue cloth (hardcover), "AIRCRAFTS OF WORLD WAR II", (Order No: 62136 ), $25.00

21. Dorman, Geoffrey, FIFTY YEARS FLY PAST: FROM WRIGHT BROTHERS TO COMET, Forbes Robertson Ltd., London, (1951), 35 B&W ill., 346pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), This is the story of half a century of aviation. The author begins the story from the formation of the Royal Aero Club in 1901, before the world's first flight, through the days when aeroplanes staggered dangerously off the ground to the smooth take-off of the Comet., (Order No: 20050 ), $25.00

22. Draper, Christopher, THE MAD MAJOR: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MAJOR CHRISTOPHER DRAPER D.S.C., Air Review Ltd., England, (1962), B&W illustrations, 231pp, very good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), Christopher Draper is known to thousands as "The Mad Major", for his daring flight under Tower Bridge in 1931 and for his even more spectacular exploit in May 1953, when, at the age of 61, he flew under 15 bridges between Waterloo and Kew., (Order No: 20054 ), $15.00

23. Edited in Conjunction with The Sporting Life, BRITISH SPORTS AND SPORTSMEN - MODERN COMMERCE, TRANSPORT, MOTORING AND AVIATION, Sports & Sportsmen, Ltd., London, n.d. c1932, B&W illustrations, 538pp, very good++, full red leather, aeg, raised bands (hardcover), Contents include: Modern British Pioneers; Great Britain's Production; Transport; Finance, Insurance, and Commercial Communications; A Review of Motoring; An Historical Survey of British Aviation; Some Notable Personalities; and Index to Some Notable Personalities. A gorgeous folio size tome, clean and tight, and an exceptionally fine binding., (Order No: 48629 ), $300.00

24. Endres, Gunter, MCDONNELL DOUGLAS DC-10 -- AIRLINER COLOR HISTORY, MBI Publishing Company, Osceola, WI, (1998), B&W and color illustrations, 128pp, very good++, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0760306176, (Order No: 62509 ), $20.00

25. Fisher, Leonard Everett (written and illustrated by), PUSHERS, SPADS, JENNIES AND JETS: A BOOK OF AIRPLANES, The Dial Press of New York, New York, (1961), ill. Leonard Everett Fisher, unpaginated, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) 2 dj chips, owners inscr, In this book you will see pictures of strange contraptions. Mr. Fisher has captured many of the exciting moments in the development of the airplane. His pictures re-create the history of airplanes with accuracy and movement. Nice clean and tight copy. Two small chips on the spine of the dustjacket, and a 1961 owner's inscription on the copyright page., (Order No: 53104 ), $30.00

26. Forrester, Larry, SKYMEN: HEROES OF 50 YEARS OF FLYING, St. Martin's Press, New York, 1961, B&W illustrations, 256pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0312727828, (Order No: 417 ), $7.50

27. Francillon, R. J. (technical illustrations by J. B. Roberts), JAPANESE AIRCRAFT OF THE PACIFIC WAR, Funk & Wagnalls, New York, (1970), B&W illustrations, 570pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), A comprehensive analysis of the Japanese aircraft industry and their products between the late thirties and the dawn of the nuclear age., (Order No: 56735 ), $65.00

28. Futrell, Robert Frank, THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE IN KOREA 1950-1953 - REVISED EDITION, Office of Air Force History, Washington, DC, 1983, B&W illustrations, 823pp, good, wraps (softcover), First published in 1961. The official history., (Order No: 4041 ), $6.00

29. Gatland, Kenneth, FACT FINDER -- SPACE DIARY, Crescent Books, New York, (1989), over 130 B&W and color ill., 64pp, very good+, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 0517667789 "A superbly illustrated chronology listing all the major milestones in the history of Man's exploration of space.", (Order No: 30370 ), $4.00

30. Granville, J. I., FARMERS TAKE FLIGHT -- [GEE BEE: THE MEN BEHIND THE MACHINES], Gee Bee Publishing, Springfield, MA, (2001), B&W illustrations, 128pp, fine, wraps (softcover) signed by the author, ISBN 0970249314 Chronicles the trials, tribulations, and triumphs of the famed Granville Brothers, farm boys from New Hampshire who designed and built Gee Bee airplanes in Springfield, Massachusetts and set land-speed records in the 1930s., (Order No: 61874 ), $90.00

31. Green, William, AUGSBURG EAGLE: THE STORY OF THE MESSERSCHMITT 109, Doubleday and Company, Inc., New York, (1971), B&W and color illustrations, 128pp, very good, black cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, (Order No: 61591 ), $10.00

32. Halstead, Ivor (written and compiled by), WINGS OF VICTORY: A TRIBUTE TO THE R.A.F., E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., New York, 1941 3rd ptg, 24 pages of B&W ill., 221pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), COMPLETE, AUTHENTIC--THE HEROIC, MAGNIFICENT STORY OF BRITAIN'S R.A.F. IN ACTION., (Order No: 20496 ), $10.00

33. Harding, Stephen, U.S. ARMY AIRCRAFT SINCE 1947: AN ILLUSTRATED DIRECTORY, Specialty Press, Inc., Stillwater, MN, (1990), B&W illustrations, 273pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0933424531, (Order No: 62507 ), $6.00

34. Hering, P. G. (Squadron Leader) (foreword by Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir Dermot A. Boyle), CUSTOMS AND TRADITIONS OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE, Gale and Polden Limited, Aldershot, UK, 1961, B&W and color illustrations, 243pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 58382 ), $17.50

35. Jackson, Robert, THE JET AGE: TRUE TALES OF THE AIR SINCE 1945, St. Martin's Press Inc., New York, (1980), 157pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0312442211, (Order No: 2777 ), $8.50

36. Johnston, S. Paul, FLYING FLEETS - A GRAPHIC HISTORY OF U.S. NAVAL AVIATION, Duell, Sloan and Pearce, New York, (1941) 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 188pp, good w/chipped, torn and poor dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 60873 ), $10.00

37. Joubert, Philip (Sir Philip Joubert de la Ferte - Air Chief Marshall), ROCKET, Philosophical Library, New York, (1957), B&W illustrations, 190pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), The first part of this book is historical and sets out to trace the development of rockets and rocket propulsion to the point where the threat to Britain's security from Hitler's V1 and V2 weapons was brought to nothing by the counter-measures of the Allies. The second part is written to analyze the effects, political and military, that long-range rockets carrying atomic or nuclear warheads can have on the policies of those nations that can produce and use them., (Order No: 16968 ), $6.00

38. Kelley, Kevin W. (conceived and edited by for the Association of Space Explorers) (foreword by Jacques-Yves Cousteau), THE HOME PLANET - INSCRIBED ON TITLE PAGE "BEST WISHES EDGAR MITCHELL APOLLO 14", Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., Reading, MA, (1988), wonderful color ill., unpaginated, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0201151979 "THE HOME PLANET invites you to enjoy the tapesty of Earth's surface seen from a totally new perspective." Unique association copy signed by Edgar Mitchell from the Apollo 13 expedition., (Order No: 30715 ), $250.00

39. Killion, Gary L., THE MARTINLINERS: THE MARTIN TWINS, 202 TO 404, Airways International Inc., Sandpoint, ID, (1998), B&W and color illustrations, 199pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 096539932X, (Order No: 62504 ), $25.00

40. Knott, Richard C., THE AMERICAN FLYING BOAT: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY, Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD, (1988) 3rd ptg, B&W illustrations, 262pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 087021070X, (Order No: 62505 ), $17.50

41. Larkins, William T., U.S. NAVY AIRCRAFT 1921-1941 -- U.S. MARINE CORPS AIRCRAFT 1914-1959 -- TWO CLASSICS IN ONE VOLUME, Orion Books, New York, (1988), B&W illustrations, 391pp; 202pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0517569205, (Order No: 62515 ), $10.00

42. Lattimer, Dick, SPACE STATION FRIENDSHIP: A VISIT WITH THE CREW IN 2007, Stackpole Books, Harrisburg, PA, (1988) 1st ptg, B&W illustrations, 239pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 081171683X, (Order No: 2778 ), $4.50

43. Loening, Grover, THE CONQUERING WING, Chilton Book Company, Philadelphia, PA, (1970) 1st ed, 173pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) author inscribed, ISBN 0801955378 "This fast-paced adventure of aviation's infancy and formative years is the story of Gil Carey and his friend Pete Loomis, two intrepid pilots who dared the unknown to help found what is today known as the air-space age." Warmly inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper., (Order No: 51788 ), $30.00

44. Lorell, Mark A. and Levaux, Hugh P., THE CUTTING EDGE: A HALF CENTURY OF U.S. FIGHTER AIRCRAFT R&D, Project Air Force Rand, Santa Monica, CA, (1998), 219pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0833025953 Discusses the major trends in the history of jet fighter design and development in the United States since WWII., (Order No: 57841 ), $20.00

45. Lyall, Gavin (editor), THE WAR IN THE AIR: THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN WORLD WAR II, William Morrow & Co., Inc., New York, (1969), B&W photo section, 422pp, good w/lightly edgeworn dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 8217 ), $7.50

46. Mackay, Ron, BRISTOL BLENHEIM IN ACTION: SQUADRON/SIGNAL PUBLICATIONS AIRCRAFT NO. 88 - EIGHTY-EIGHT, Squadron/Signal Publications, Carrollton, TX, (1988), B&W and color illustrations, 50pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0897472098, (Order No: 52001 ), $7.50

47. Macvey, John W., COLONIZING OTHER WORLDS: A FIELD MANUAL, Stein and Day, New York, (1984), 216pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0812829433 "How man will survive and prosper on terrestrial and artificial planets in this solar system and beyond.", (Order No: 2710 ), $7.50

48. Mansfield, Howard, SKYLARK - THE LIFE, LIES, AND INVENTIONS OF HARRY ATWOOD, Univ. Press of New England, Hanover, NH, (1999) 1st ptg, B&W illustrations, 238pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0874518911 Harry Atwood was amoung the most flamboyant of the celebrated and often foolhardy pioneers of American aviation, (Order No: 42999 ), $10.00

49. Mondey, David, WESTLAND - PLANEMAKERS: 2, Jane's Publishing Co., Ltd., London, (1982), B&W illustrations, 162pp, very good, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 0867205555 Westland is one of the most long lived names in the story of British aviation. The progress of the company from Somerset ironmonger to manufacturer of high technology helicopters makes a fascinating story, but the core of this book is a type by type illustrated inventory of all the aircraft produced by the company since the establishment of the Westland Aircraft Works in 1915., (Order No: 29088 ), $10.00

50. Monks, Noel, SQUADRONS UP!: A FIRSTHAND STORY OF THE R.A.F., Whittlesey House, New York, (1941) 2nd ptg, B&W illustrations, 260pp, very good, red cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, The story of the two R.A.F. fighter squadrons attached to the Advanced Air Striking Force in France from September, 1939, until the eve of France's capitulation in June, 1940., (Order No: 20440 ), $8.50

51. Morrow, John H. and Rogers, Earl (edited by); Rogers, Bogart, A YANKEE ACE IN THE RAF: THE WORLD WAR I LETTERS OF CAPTAIN BOGART ROGERS, University Press of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, (1996), 264pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0700607986, (Order No: 61859 ), $25.00

52. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, KENNEDY SPACE CENTER STORY, NASA, Kennedy Space Center, FL, 1972, B&W illustrations, 286pp, good, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 28253 ), $5.00

53. Nesbit, Roy Conyers, THE RAF IN CAMERA 1903-1939 - ARCHIVE PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE PUBLIC RECORD OFFICE AND THE MINISTRY OF DEFENCE, Sutton Publishing Limited, UK, (1997), B&W illustrations, 182pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0750915323, (Order No: 55898 ), $12.50

54. Nesbit, Roy Conyers, MISSING BELIEVED KILLED, Sutton Publishing Limited, Gloucestershire, UK, (2002), B&W illustrations, 183pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0750930039 New look at aviation mysteries including: Amelia Earhart; Amy Johnson; Beauforts under Water; The Duke of Kent; and, Glenn Miller., (Order No: 61595 ), $7.50

55. O'Sullivan, Thomas J.; and Weber, Karl B. (edited by Joseph L. Eisendrath), HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES PIONEER AND GOVERNMENT-OPERATED AIR MAIL SERVICE 1910-1928, American Air Mail Society, Philadelphia, PA, 1973, B&W illustrations, 180pp, very good++, light blue cloth (hardcover), "A pioneer is a piece of mail (a card or an envelope) carried on part of its trip to the addressee by one of the early pilots of the United States.", (Order No: 56420 ), $75.00

56. Parramore, Thomas C., FIRST TO FLY: NORTH CAROLINA AND THE BEGINNINGS OF AVIATION, Univ. of North Carolina Pr., Chapel Hill, NC, (2002), B&W illustrations, 372pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0807854700, (Order No: 61858 ), $5.00

57. Pickler, Ron and Milberry, Larry, CANADAIR - THE FIRST 50 YEARS 1944-1994, CANAV Books, Toronto, Canada, (1995), B&W and color illustrations, 392pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0921022077 A story about people and products. It tells of a company that started as a "bucket shop" producing aircraft designed by other manufacturers and ended as a world leader in the design and manufacture of business jets and regional airliners., (Order No: 41695 ), $50.00

58. Postma, Thijs, FOKKER: AIRCRAFT BUILDERS TO THE WORLD, Jane's, London, (1979), B&W and color illustrations, 160pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0531037080, (Order No: 61154 ), $10.00

59. Pudney, John, BRISTOL FASHION: SOME ACCOUNT OF THE EARLIER DAYS OF BRISTOL AVIATION, Putnam, London, (1960), ill. by David Gentleman, 102pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), The author depicts some of the characters and events which figured in the first twenty-five years of this romantic Bristol enterprise--from trams to the Boxkite, the famous Bristol Fighter of the first World War (the Brisfit) up to the first prototype Blenheim, that later made its name in the second World War., (Order No: 17725 ), $20.00

60. Riabchikov, Evgeny, RUSSIANS IN SPACE, Doubleday & Company, Inc., New York, 1971 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 300pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), "The men, the rockets, the flights - and the scientists behind them.", (Order No: 14367 ), $4.00

61. Sellick, Bud, THE WILD, WONDERFUL WORLD OF PARACHUTES AND PARACHUTING: REVISED EDITION, Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, (1981) 1st ptg, B&W and color illustrations, 231pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0139595775 Newly revised, up-dated edition with 8 pages of color!, (Order No: 17846 ), $8.00

62. Shaw, Robbie, TRI-JETS: TRISTARS, DC-10S AND MD-11S -- OSPREY CIVIL AIRCRAFT, Osprey Aerospace, London, (1996), color illustrations, 128pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 1855325926, (Order No: 62510 ), $15.00

63. Shaw, Robbie, BABY BOEINGS: BOEING 727S AND 737S - OSPREY CIVIL AIRCRAFT, Osprey Aviation, London, (1998), color illustrations, 128pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 1855327503, (Order No: 62511 ), $15.00

64. Shaw, Robbie, AIRBUS A320 - AIRLINE MARKINGS, Airlife Publishing Ltd., Shrewsbury, England, (1996), color illustrations, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover) faint corner bump, ISBN 1853105686, (Order No: 62512 ), $12.50

65. Shaw, Robbie, AIRBUS A300 & A310 - AIRLINE MARKINGS, Airlife Publishing Ltd., Shrewsbury, England, (1991), color illustrations, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 1853102040, (Order No: 62513 ), $8.00

66. Smit, G. I.; Wunderink, R. C. J.; Hoogland, I., THE IMAGE OF KLM - 75 YEARS IN DESIGN AND PROMOTION, V + K Publishing, Inmerc, Naarden, (1994), color illustrations, 179pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 9066114339 Traces the history of the world's oldest airline - KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. Illustrated with many of the airlines colorful posters., (Order No: 57422 ), $35.00

67. Southern, Neta Snook, I TAUGHT AMELIA TO FLY, Vantage Press, New York, (1974) 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 169pp, good+, red cloth (hardcover) no dj, inscribed by the author, ISBN 0533011612 Author, Neta Snook Southern (Feb. 14, 1896 to March 23, 1991) was a pioneer woman aviator with a long list of firsts. In addition, she was Amelia Earhart's first flying instructor. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. Additionally inscribed by 4 others including the author's sister., (Order No: 59991 ), $40.00

68. Spick, Mike, ALL-WEATHER WARRIORS: THE SEARCH FOR THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER AIRCRAFT, Arms and Armour Press, London, (1994), B&W illustrations, 175pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1854092022 The first comprehensive history of the long search for all-weather capable aircraft., (Order No: 54722 ), $8.00

69. Ten Eyck, Andrew (foreword by Robert L. Scott), JEEPS IN THE SKY: THE STORY OF THE LIGHT PLANE - [LIGHT PLANES IN WAR AND PEACE], Commonwealth Books, Inc., New York, 1946, B&W illustrations, 151pp, good++ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 61694 ), $45.00

70. Theiss, Lewis E., ALOFT IN THE SHENANDOAH II - HOW LEW HEINSLING EARNED THE RIGHT TO FLY IN UNCLE SAM'S NEWEST DIRIGIBLE, W. A. Wilde Company, Boston, MA, (1926), ill. by Frank T. Merrill, 322pp, good++, green cloth w/pictorial pastedown (hardcover), A nice clean, tight and bright copy that (particularly with the front cover illustration) will make a great addition to your "Lighter than Air LTA" collection, even though written as juvenile fiction., (Order No: 59835 ), $70.00

71. Turnbull, Clive (Illustrations by Roderick M. Shaw), WINGS OF TOMORROW, The F. H. Johnston Pub. Co., Sydney, Australia, 1945, B&W illustrations, 64pp, good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover), History of the Australian National Airways which became Ansett., (Order No: 50082 ), $20.00

72. Vergnano, Piero, THE FIAT FIGHTERS 1930-1945, Intyrama - Intersales, Genoa, Italy, (1971) 3rd ptg, B&W illustrations, 64pp, very good++, wraps (softcover), Text in English and Italian, (Order No: 59244 ), $25.00

73. Williams, Geoffrey (foreword by Marshal of the RAF Sir Michael Beetham), FLYING THROUGH FIRE: FIDO - THE FOGBUSTER OF WORLD WAR TWO, FREEING THE RAF'S AIRFIELDS FROM THE FOG MENACE, Grange Books, London, (1996), 77 B&W plates, 228pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1856279006 The first and only detailed account of one of the outstanding British inventions of World War II., (Order No: 18138 ), $5.00

74. Wilson, Andrew, ESA ACHIEVEMENTS - MORE THAN THIRTY YEARS OF PIONEERING SPACE ACTIVITY -- EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY -- BR-200 NOVEMBER 2001, European Space Agency, The Netherlands, (2001), color illustrations, 280pp, very good++, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 9290927828 A history of the organization and its space missions., (Order No: 50176 ), $75.00

75. Wohl, Robert, A PASSION FOR WINGS: AVIATION AND THE WESTERN IMAGINATION, 1908-1918, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1994, 241 B&W ill,100 color plates, 320pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0300057784 This book tells the story of the ways in which powered flight captured the imagination of writers, artists, and intellectuals and helped to shape new visions of the world. A fascinating study with some fascinating illustrations., (Order No: 18017 ), $10.00

76. Wright, Bill, REARWIN: A STORY OF MEN, PLANES, AND AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURING DURING THE GREAT DEPRESSION, Sunflower University Press, Manhattan, KS, (1997), B&W illustrations, 300pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0897452070, (Order No: 62508 ), $30.00

77. Young, David and Callahan, Neal, FILL THE HEAVENS WITH COMMERCE: CHICAGO AVIATION 1855-1926, Chicago Review Press, Chicago, IL, (1981) 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 167pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0914090992, (Order No: 38352 ), $7.50

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