24160
AHRENS, Lothar [Compiler] ;

DICTIONARY OF AERONAUTICS IN FIVE LANGUAGES. English, French, German, Italian Frederick Ungar, New York.nd 8vo. foxing to prelims else Very Good hardcover in chipped now protected dust wrapper.
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$50

24111
ARTHUR , Max :

LAST OF THE FEW. The Battle of Britain In The Words of the Pilots Who Won It.
Virgin Books, London, 2010 8vo.pp.xiv + 290 Illustrated. index. Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust wrapper.
ISBN9780753522271 Thirteen terrifying weeks which saw more than a fifth of allied pilots killed.
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$35

25290
BARKER, Ralph:

THE SHIP BUSTERS. The Story of The R.A.F.Torpedo Bombers.
Chatto & Windus, London, 1957. 8vo.pp.272 including index + 15 pages of black & white photographs + map. Original blue cloth hardcover in pictorial dust wrapper which has a small crease. else A Very Nice copy
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$40

24841
BEVIS,Lewis.B.[Editor] ;

ODD BODS AT WAR 1939-1945.Volume 1.
Odd Bods UK Association,1988. Quality card covers softcovers,pp.116.illustrations. A couple of small marks on cover else very good copy. Authors signed inscription.
ISBN 0731637240. During World War II many Australians served in the RAF Squadrons. When these men and women, and later migrants they became the Odd Bods, eventually there were Odd Bod UK Associations in all Australian States.
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$20

25338
BIRD, Nancy:

MY GOD ! IT'S A WOMAN.
Harper Collins, Australia, 2002. 8vo softcover.pp.216 + 39 b/w photographs. A Very Good clean copy.
Signed by Nancy Bird on the half title page. This copy also contains a loosely inserted letter from Nancy Bird on her headed note paper signed by her. [see images]
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$60

24628
BISHOP, Edward :

THE WOODEN WONDER. The Story of The de Havilland Mosquito.
Max Parrish, London, 1959. Second Impression. 8vo.pp. 168, index, 54 illustrations. original owners small stamp. Some pale scattered foxing and foxing to foredges. Externally Very Good hardcover binding in protected price clipped dust wrapper.
There could be no better contribution to British inventiveness, enterprise and courage than the unique story of Sir Geoffrey de Havilland, CC Walker and the RAF's "Wooden Wonder".
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$25

25228
BISHOP, Major ;

WINGED WARFARE. Hunting The Huns In The Air.
Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1918. 8vo.pp.ii + 301, frontispiece, plus 5 other b/w full page photographs. In really bright fresh cloth with RFC symbol on front cover. A couple of spots to fore edge.
First World War Aviation through the Hero W.A.Bishop who won the VC and shot down 72 confirmed victories.
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$90

23288
BLACKMORE , L.K. :

HAWKER. One of Aviation's Greatest Names. A Biography of Harry Hawker MBE, AFC. Foreword by Sir Thomas Sopwith CBE
Bateman, Auckland, 1990 . 8vo.pp.232. Illustrated, index. Very Good copy in original blue cloth in Very Good dust jacket. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR
ISBN 0949135275 A Biography of Harry Hawker the great Australian Aeronautical Engineer.
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$30

24118
BRENCHLEY , Fred & Elizabeth :

WHITE'S FLIGHT. An Australian pilot's epic escape from Turkish prison camp to Russia's Revolution.
Wiley, Milton, 2004. 8VO Quality large format softcover, pp.xii + 252 index illustrations Very Good
ISBN 1740311000 Thomas Walter White 1888-1957. He joined the first intake of trainees for the Australian Flying Corps. and in 1915 he was a freshly trained flying officer attached to the Indian army during the Anglo Indian invasion of Mesopotamis. His 'suicide mission' led to his epic journey across the deserts of Mesopotamia and Syria to prison camp in Turkey, and his escape to revolutionary Russia.
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$20

24116
BURKE ,John :

WINGED LEGEND THE STORY OF AMELIA EARHART.
Arthur Barker, London, 1971. 8vo.pp.255. illustrations, index. Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust wrapper.
sbn 0213004135
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$22

25300
CHARLWOOD, D.E.;

NO MOON TONIGHT.
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 195. Reprint,8vo.pp.221. Original dark blue cloth hardcover. Previous owners name of the endpaper else A Very Good copy in a Very Good dust wrapper,
Memoirs of Bomber Command by an Australian in the RAF.
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$40

25294
CLOSTERMANN, Pierre:

THE BIG SHOW. Some Experiences of A French Fighter Pilot in The R.A.F.
Chatto & Windus, London,1954. 8vo. Eighth Impression. pp.256 + 16 b/w photographs. Original blue cloth hardcover, previous owners name on endpaper Very Good copy in pictorial dust wrapper.
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$35

25335
CLUTTON BROCK, Oliver:

RAF EVADERS. The Comprehensive Story of Thousands of Escapers and Their Escape Lines, Western Europe 1940-1945.
Bounty Books, London, 2012. 8vo.pp.xxxiii + 494+ black &white photographs + maps., endpaper maps. Original pictorial laminated hardcover in matching dust wrapper. A Fine Copy.
ISBN 9780753722794 Thousands of RAF crews came down in enemy territory, these are the stories of their escapes back to safe haven, the escape routes and the brave people who helped them.
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$50

25298
CLYDESDALE,Sq.Ldr.Lord McIntyre F/lt D.F.:

THE PILOTS BOOK OF EVEREST.
William Hodge, Edinburgh, 1936. Royal 8vo. pp.xvi + 209 + 53 b/w illustrations. Original blue & white cloth hardcover Very Good in a slightly rubbed but unclipped. Pictorial dust wapper with a repair to the head of the spine of the dust wrapper.
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$120

26007
COTTRILL, P.J.;

THE MAN AUSTRALIA FORGOT. Paul Joseph McGinness, D.F.C. DCM MIA. Co Founder of Qantas Airways.
Published by Pictorial Press, Brisbane,2012. 8vo.pp.335 + black and white illustrations and maps.Bound in full navy blue calf in matching slipcase. Fine hardcover. This is the deluxe First Edition copy No 6 signed by the granddaughter of Paul McGinness.
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$220

24159
DEERE , Brendon :

MILITARY WINGS. Two Volumes. Additional research by David Duxbury.
MS Marketing & Aero Publications, Marton,NZ.,1979 .1980 8vo. Two Volumes Original card covers. pp.120 &.pp.120. Profusely illustrated. Very Good condition.
ISBN 0908604009 & 0908604017 The aircraft which have served th RNZAF.
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$60

25870
FINN, Sid :

BLACK SWAN, A History of 103 Squadron R.A.F.
Published by Newton Publishers, Kent, 1989. 8vo.pp.348, original laminated pictorial hardcover. No dustwrapper as issued. Inscription 'From Digger Finn" on free front endpaper and previous owners inscription. A Fine Copy.
ISBN 1 872308007
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$90

25531
FREEMAN, Brett:

LAKE BOGA AT WAR. The Inside Story of The Secret RAAF Inland Flying Boat Unit. WWII
Catalina Publications, Swan Hill. 1996 Second Edition [Revised] 4to.pp.xv + 296.Black & white and colour illustrations. Original blue cloth hardcover in pictorial dust wrapper A Very Good copy
ISBN.06 46247050 Signed by The Author opposite the title page Contains a copy of a letter from Captain Thomas F Pollock USN Retired.
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$80

17343
GERMAN AVIATION

BANERISCHE FLIEGER IM WELTKRIEG. Ein Buch der Taten und Grinnerungen
Berlag der Inspection des banerischen, Munchen,1919. 8vo.pp.iv + 308 Profusely illustrated in sepia photographs. German fliers planes, missions and ariel photographs. Original papered boards a bit nicked at the edges.Internally Very Good.
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$120

21823
GRAINGER , Elena :

HARGRAVE AND SON. A Biography of John Fletcher Hargrave and His Son Lawrence Hargrave.
University Of Queensland Press, St Lucia, 1978 8vo. pp.xiv+202 Illustrated Bibliography Index. Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust jacket.
ISBN 0702210773
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$24

22013
GWYNN -JONES ,Terry :

PIONEER AIRWOMAN The Story of Mrs Bonney .
Rigby, Adelaide, 1979. First Edition.8vo.pp.180. Index Illustrated. Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust jacket.
ISBN 0727011162 The first woman to circumnavigate Australia by air, a pioneering aviatrix and largely forgotten for forty years.
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$30

24150
HALL , Timothy :

FLYING HIGH The Story of Hudson Fysh, Qantas and the trail blazing days of early aviation.
Methuen, Sydney, 1979 8vo.pp.iv +265. index. illustrated map endpapers. Very good hardcover in very good dust wrapper.
ISBN 0454000367
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$20

22510
HOOPER , Meredith:

KANGAROO ROUTE. The development of commercial flight between England and Australia.
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1985. Quality paperback. pp.xii+ 216 Index, illustrated. Very Good clean tight copy
ISBN 0207150869
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$18

17727
INFIELD, Glenn

UNARMED AND UNAFRAID.
The Macmillan Company, New York, 1970. 8vo.pp.xii + 308. Illustrated. Previous owners inscription on ffe. else Very Good in original hardcover with slightly used dust jacket. The First complete history of the men, missions training and techniques of ariel reconnaissance.
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$35

24228
INGELIDO , Richard :

IT'S NOT ABOUT THE WAR. A Memoir of a Civilian's Personal Battles While Providing Aviation Support During The Vietnam War.
Privately printed, Brisbane,2005. softcover. card covers. pp.viii + 190 illustrated Very Good Limited to 1000 copies SIGNED BY AUTHOR.
ISBN 0646454412
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$25

24104
JACKSON , A.J,;

BRITISH CIVIL AIRCRAFT SINCE 1919. THREE VOLUMES.
Putnam , London,1973 - 1974. Three volumes , 8vo. Second Editions. pp. 567,560 & 636 profusely illustrated with photographs and diagrams, All three have previous owners name on endpaper or title page. else a Very Good clean tight set in hardcover in Very Good now protected dust wrappers.
A tour de force on British Civil Aviation
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$120

25847
JOHNSTON, Mark:

WHISPERING DEATH. Australian Airmen In The Pacific War.
Allen & Unwin,2011. 8vo.pp.xxii + 514 + maps and illustrations.Original pictorial trade paperback as new.
ISBN 9781741759013
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$30

24122
LOVELL ,Mary :

STRAIGHT ON TILL MORNING The Life of Beryl Markham.
Arena, London 1988. softcover..8vo .pp.xxiv+408. index illustration. a few creases to spine else Very Good clean tight copy.
ISBN 0099536005 Beryl Markham was a friend of Karen Blixen. Kenyas colonial past and an amazing adventure of a biography Pioneering aviatrix and her spectacular flight from England to America.
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$20

25481
MINTY, A.E.[compiler];

BLACK CATS. The Real Story of Australia's Long Range Catalina Strike Force In The Pacific War. Solomons to Singapore, Cairns To The Coast of China.
RAAF Museum, Point Cook,Victoria, 2001. Small 4to. Quality softcover.pp.xxvi +250.Black & white photographs & maps, original pictorial wrappers. A Fine Copy
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$70

24084
MORGAN ,Eric B. & SHACKLADY , Edward :

SPITFIRE THE HISTORY .
Key Publishing, Lincs., 1993 4to.pp.634 .Profusely illustrated throughout. Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust wrapper.
ISBN 0946219109 "As definitive a history of the Spitfire as is ever likely to be written."
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$130

25293
NEWTON,Don & HAMPSHIRE, Cecil:

TARANTO.
William Kimber& Sons, London, 1959. 8vo.pp.214 + 4pp.ads+ 16 b/w photographs. Original black cloth hardcover, some mild foxing to a few pageselse a Very Good copy in a good dust wrapper.
The Royal Navy ariel attack on the Italian fleet in Taranto.
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$35

25233
NOLAN , Peter:

POSSUMS AND BIRD DOGS. Australian Army Aviation's 161 Reconnaissance Flight in South Vietnam.
Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 2006. 8vo pp.xxiv +240.Many black and white photographs. Quality original Large format softcover with pictorial cover. A Very Good copy
ISBN 1741146356
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$40

25343
OUGHTON, Frederick;

THE ACES.
Neville Spearman, London, 1961. 8vo.pp.390 + 68 b/w photographs and appendices. Previous owners name on the endpaper, some mild foxing to the prelimsand foredges Original red cloth hardcover in illustrated price clipped dust wrapper dust wrapper. Substantially Very Good
"Here is the story of this knight errantry of the air, from the days of a sporting crack at the enemy with a carbine to the massed dog-fights and prowling 'circuses' that made the skies over France a modern jousting-field"
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$65

24149
PITCHFORK ,Air Commodore Graham :

MEN BEHIND THE MEDALS. A New Selection. Foreword by ACM Sir 'Sandy' Wilson.KCB, AFC.
The History Press, Stroud, 2009. 8vo. Quality large format softcover, pp.xi+ 273.index. illustrated throughout. Very Good.
ISBN 9780752450278 Pitchfork pays tribute to twenty allied airmen who flew combat operations through the Second World War.
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$30

25347
RAF

ROYAL AIR FORCE FLYING TRAINING MANUAL PART 1. FLYING INSTRUCTION{ AIR MINISTRY}
Published by His Majestys Stationery Office, 1929. 8vo.pp.xviii + 238 and 121 illustrations including photographs, some diagrams in part colour. Original boards string tied, with some marks from use. Australian Aero Club stamp on title page. Internally Very Good though there are a couple of pages are slightly loose as the string binding is not the most secure. With the Amendment List No.7, 8 and 9.
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$140

25289
REYNOLDS, Quentin:

THEY FOUGHT FOR THE SKY. The Story of The First World War In The Air.
Cassell, London, 1958 8vo.pp.xx + 298 with 32 pages of half tone illustrations.Original black cloth hardcover in pictorial slightly chipped dust wrapper. A Very Good copy.
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$65

25295
RICHARDS, Denis & SAUNDERS, Hilary St.G:

THE ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939- 1945.
HMSO, London, 1954 Three Volumes,Vol.1,Third Impression.pp.xi+430. Vol.II First Edition, pp.viii + 415 Vol III Second Impression pp.ix + 441. Many b/w plates, plates, maps appendiixes & indexes. Original blue hardcovers with clipped dust wrappers. A Very Good set in Very Good dust wrappers.
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$140

23298
ROBERTSON , E.M. :

WAAAF AT WAR. Life and Work in the Womens's Auxiliary Australian Air Force.
Mullaya, Canterbury, 1974 First edition. Original card covers. pp.xii + 112index, illustrations. Some pale foxing to prelims. SIGNED BY AUTHOR
ISBN 0859140105 A Valuable little piece of history from the personal angle of the author one of 18,000 women who served in theWomen's Auxiliary Air Force during WW2.
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$24

23294
ROLEVINK , Rhonda Vickers & BRYCE ,Frances Vickers :

PAT VICKERS 1935 - 1968. The Man and The Legend.
Privately Printed, Buderim, 2010 . 8vo. original Card cover with one small closed tear. pp.219. illustrated. Very Good clean bright copy. SIGNED BY AUTHOR.
ISBN 9780975217757 The biography of Pat Vickers who was the first Australian pilot killed in the Vietnam War. he was a member of the Royal Australian Navy Helicopter Flight Vietnam. He was a Sunshine Coast resident and this book is packed with photographs and memories from collegues and friends This is the story of a remarkable aviator. and a fine man.
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$35

25324
SEWARD, Desmond:

WINGS OVER THE DESERT. In Action With An RFC Pilot in Palestine 1916-18.
Haynes Publishing, Somerset, 2009. 8vo. pp.228, many b/w. illustrations. Original black cloth hardcover in pictorial dust wrapper.
ISBN 1844256723.
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$35

24115
SWEETMAN , John :

CAVALRY OF THE CLOUDS. AIR WAR OVER EUROPE 1914- 1918.
Spellmount, Stroud, 2010 8vo.pp.224.Index, illustrations. Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust wrapper.
ISBN 9780752455037 The evolution of Air Power in North West Europe.
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$38

25345
WALLACE,Graham;

R.A.F.BIGGIN HILL.
Putnam, London, 1957 8vo pp 288 + 21 b/w illustrations Previous owners name on the endpaper. Original blue cloth hardcover in chipped dust wrapper The dust wrapper is missing a small piece from the head of the spine [see image] now protected,
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$70

25286
WATERTON, W.A.;

THE QUICK AND THE DEAD.The Story of A Chief Test Pilot.
Frederick Muller, London.1956 Second Impression. 8vo.pp.237+28 b/w illustrationsOriginal blue cloth hardcover in pictorial dust wrapper. Previous owners name on front endpaper, title page a little foxed. A Very Good copy in a Very Good dust wrapper.
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$50

25828
WILKINS, Captain George H.;

FLYING THE ARCTIC
G.P.Putnams..Sons, New York & London, 1928. 8vo.pp.xv + 336 and 31 illustrations. Original tan ribbed cloth hardcover with gilt titles on upper board and spine. Title on spine is faded Internally fine.
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$50

25799
WINTER, Barbara;

ATLANTIS IS MISSING A True Account of Australia's Most Bizarre Air Rescue.
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1979. 8vo.pp.vi + 152 + black & white photographs. Original cloth hardcover in pictorial dust wrapper. Very Good
ISBN 0207142335
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$20

25344
WOOD,Derek & DEMPSTER, Derek;

THE NARROW MARGIN. The Battle of Britain & The Rise of Air Power 1930-1940.
Hutchinson, London, 1961. First Edition.8vo.pp.536 + 8 maps and 61 black & white illustrations.Previous owners name on endpaper. Original blue cloth hardcover with orange title on the spine in sllightly chipped and rubbed pictorial dust wrapper
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$70

25664
WYKEHAM, Peter;

FIGHTER COMMAND. A Study of Air Defence 1914- 1960.
Putnams, London, 1960 8vo. pp. 320 + 18 b/w photographs and 4 maps Original blue cloth hardcover in pictorial dust wrapper. Previous owners name on front pastdown, Internally very good ,The dust wrapper is chipped and rubbed.
CAT BOX 95
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$30