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61 U.S. AIR SERVICE.
1921 Paperback 2 U.S. AIR SERVICE. NY: Air Service Pub. Co., 1921. Vol. 5, No. 3, April 1, 1921. 46p, self-wrappers, illus., covers torn, worn, soiled, detached, repaired with tape, text lightly worn and soiled, fair. Monthly official publication of the Army and Navy Air Service Assoc. Contains wide variety of articles on flying, airplanes, and lighter-than-air. With ads. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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62 WA35 AIR AGE WORLD.
1950 2 WA35 AIR AGE WORLD. Chicago: Denoyer-Geppert, (1950). 9 1/4" x 11" (oblong) unfolds to 38" x 44", flexible boards, vg. Heavy paper backed with linen, holes for hanging reinforced with metal grommets. Part of OUR AMERICA Backgrounds and Developments series. View from the North Pole showing circle routes around the world. Smaller view of S. Pole shoeing Australia, Tierra del Fuego, and Capetown. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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63 WE" BANQUET IN HONOR OF CAPTAIN CHARLES A. LINDBERGH,
1927 Paperback 3 (LINDBERGH) "WE" BANQUET IN HONOR OF CAPTAIN CHARLES A. LINDBERGH, "America's Air Ambassador," New York to Paris Non-Stop Flight Given by The Mayor's Committee on Receptions of the City of New York, Tuesday, June 14th, 1927, Hotel Commodore, New York. (New York: Mayor's Committee on Receptions, 1927). 4 leaves, 11"x 8 1/2", color illus., paper wraps, illus., covers lightly soiled, minor wear, good. Souvenir program of the event, including a portrait of Lindbergh, the menu, list of the reception committee members, and list of speaker which included Lindbergh and New York Governor Alfred E. Smith. Mayor James J. Walker was Toastmaster. Laid in is a newspaper column about Lindbergh by W.O. McGeehan; taped to front cover is a photograph of Lindbergh and probably his mother, and a ticket for the banquet for A. Stohlberg is taped to the first leaf. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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64 WEATHER FOR AIRCREW TRAINEES
1951 Paperback 3 WEATHER FOR AIRCREW TRAINEES. (Washington, D.C.): Department of the Air Force, (1951). 13 chapters, each paged separately, 10 3/4" x 8", paper wrappers, illus (some folded, some colored), covers worn and soiled, text lightly soiled, good. AF Manual 105-5. Basic information on the effects of weather conditions on flying. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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65 YOUTH IN AVIATION.
1941 2 YOUTH IN AVIATION. NY: D. Appleton-Century, 1941. 265p, cloth, illus, Ex-Library, spine faded, edge wear, vg. "An Air Youth Manual For Leaders". First Edition. 
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66 AEROSPHERE, 1943.
Angle, Glenn D., ed. 1943 3 (WWII) Angle, Glenn D. (ed.) AEROSPHERE, 1943. New York: Aerosphere, Inc., 1943. Circa 500p, 11 1/2" x 8 1/4", cloth, illus incl 8 color plates, good+. Xlibrary. Contents include 80p (approx) of aviation ads followed by biographies of famous aviators, history of early powered flight, Descriptions of WWII-era military craft from several countries incl US, Gt. Brit, Germany, Italy, and Japan, descriptions of various types of aircraft engines, information about fuels and lubricants, and much, much more. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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67 THE SKY PIRATES.
Arey, James A. 1972 2 Arey, James A. THE SKY PIRATES. NY: Scribners, (1972). 360p, illus, vg in dj. lst edition. 
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68 WINGS FOR COMBAT, The Story of the Training of an Air Force.
Army Air Forces Training Command, Headquarters, Fo 1943 Paperback 3 (WWII) Army Air Forces Training Command, Headquarters, Fort Worth, Texas. WINGS FOR COMBAT, The Story of the Training of an Air Force. (Brooklyn, NY: Ullmann, 1943). 80p, 12"x 9", paper wraps, illus. (photos), covers worn, top outer corner "chewed," good. Mostly photos of training exercises, with captions. Laid in are an invitation to the students' Christmas dinner, 1943, a copy of "Daily Bulletin," no. 181, Dec. 21, 1943, and 2 photos of military planes clipped from magazines. 
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69 R.A.F., The Story of a British Fighter Pilot.
Ayling, Keith. 1943 3 (WWII) (FICTION) Ayling, Keith. R.A.F., The Story of a British Fighter Pilot. NY, (1941). 332p, photo illustrations, clean & tight, good. The author has created a "composite" portrait of an RAF pilot at the Battle of Britain. 
Price: 8.75 USD
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70 WARRIORS OF THE SKY, Springbok Air heroes in Combat.
Bagshawe, Peter. 1991 1874800111 / 9781874800118 2 Bagshawe, Peter. WARRIORS OF THE SKY, Springbok Air Heroes in Combat. Johannesburg, South Africa: Ashanti Publishing Limited, (1990). 272p, boards, illustrated, light rubbing to edges, vg in dj. 1st edition. Includes WWI, WWII, and Korea. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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FLYING TIGER TO AIR COMMANDO., Baisden, Charles.
71 FLYING TIGER TO AIR COMMANDO.
Baisden, Charles. 1999 0764306901 / 9780764306907 2 Baisden, Charles. FLYING TIGER TO AIR COMMANDO. Atglen, PA: Schiffer Military History, (1999). 157p., cloth, illus, dust jacket, vg+. 1st ed. Signed by author (inscribed plate on fly-leaf). Story of an enlisted man's service in the American Volunteer Group, known as the Flying Tigers, during WWII. 
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72 WITH BRASS AND GAS,
Baldwin, Munson. 1967 2 (LTA) Baldwin, Munson. WITH BRASS AND GAS, An Illustrated and Embellished Chronicle of Ballooning in Mid-Nineteenth Century America. Boston: Beacon Press, (1967). 238p, boards, frontispiece, illustrated by Owen Wood, remainder mark, vg in dj. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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73 HANDBUCH DER LUFTPOSTKUNDE, Katalog Samtlicher Marken und
Berezowski, Alexander. 1981 Paperback 2 Berezowski, Alexander. HANDBUCH DER LUFTPOSTKUNDE, Katalog Samtlicher Marken und Abstempelungen der Luftposten. 1930. Herausgegeben: Unveranderter Nachdruck, 1981. 95p, softcover, illus., vg. Text in German. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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74 A SKY OF MY OWN.
Bernheim, Molly. 1974 2 Bernheim, Molly. A SKY OF MY OWN. NY: Macmillan, (1974). 244p, cloth, light edge wear to dj, vg. A gentle, sometimes poetic, recollection of a woman who learned to fly (and later instruct) while in her 50's. 1st U.S. edition. 
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AN EXPLORER IN THE AIR SERVICE., Bingham, Hiram
75 AN EXPLORER IN THE AIR SERVICE.
Bingham, Hiram 1920 2 Bingham, Hiram. AN EXPLORER IN THE AIR SERVICE. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1920. 260p., boards, cloth spine, illus, covers faded and soiled, g-vg. 1st ed. Observations made by Bingham in 1917-1919 as a flight instructor. Bingham (1875-1956) was a pilot, explorer, and U.S. Senator from Connecticut. He was involved in aviation training and explored in Venezuela, Columbia, and Peru. 
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76 WINGED PEACE.
Bishop, Air Marshal William A. 1944 2 (WWII) Bishop, Air Marshal William A. WINGED PEACE. NY, 1944. 175p, illustrated, light stain on cover, g+ in torn dj. 1st U.S. edition. A companion piece to Bishop's WINGED WARFARE. 
Price: 6.25 USD
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77 TRANSPORT AVIATION.
Black, Archibald. 1926 2 Black, Archibald. TRANSPORT AVIATION. Chicago: Simmons Boardman, (1926). 245p, cloth, black & white photos, charts, graphs, diagrams, drink ring on front cover, wear to edges, g. First edition. Aerial pictorial endpapers. An early look at U.S. and international air transport. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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78 MOROTAI: A MEMOIR OF WAR.
Boeman, John. 1981 0385155867 / 9780385155861 3 (WWII) Boeman, John. MOROTAI: A Memoir of War. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1981. 278p, cloth backed boards, dust jacket, map, vg. 1st edition. Boeman served with the 307th Bombardment Group in the Pacific during WWII, flying B-24's. A good yarn. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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79 PERSONAL AIRCRAFT BUSINESS AT AIRPORTS.
Bollinger, Lynn L. & Arthur H. Tully. 1948 2 Bollinger, Lynn L. & Arthur H. Tully. PERSONAL AIRCRAFT BUSINESS AT AIRPORTS. Boston: Harvard, 1948. 348p, some diagrams, paper browning o/w vg in soiled dj with edge tears. A study of the small business section of the aviation industry. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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80 THE GREAT ATLANTIC AIR ACE,
Bostock, Peter. 1970 2 Bostock, Peter. THE GREAT ATLANTIC AIR ACE, The Adventure and Its Lessons. London: J. M. Dent, (1970). 224p, boards, 30+ b&w photos, slightly rubbed dj, vg+. 1st ed. Appendices of the leading times (both directions,) prize winners, and transatlantic flight milestones. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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