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FROM KITE TO KITTY HAWK

by Bishop, Richard W.

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Windy Hill Books
Published
1963
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Fine
Edition
First Thus
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NZ$21.81

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Eau Claire, Wi: E. M. Hale and Co, 1963. Juvenile history of the development of aviation up to 1930. Illustrated by John Teppich,. In the Hale-Camus reinforced library binding, this is NOT a library discard.. First Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dj as Issued.
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FLYING THE STATES

by Hutchinson, George R.

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Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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NZ$65.42

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Chicago: Albert Whitman, 1937. Illustrated with black and white photos. A travelog about a flying family traveling the the 48 State Capitals by air. Dustjacket and edges of book are soiled and faded, some foxing (spotting) to edges of book, binding is tight and interior is bright and clean. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good Dustjacket.
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AN AMERICAN HERO: The True Story of Charles A. Lindbergh

by Denenberg, Barry

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Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780590469234
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NZ$43.61

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NY: Scholastic, 1996. Illustrated with black and white photos, book is old store stock and is in unread condition. First edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine Dustjacket.
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FLIGHT TODAY & TOMORROW

by Hyde, Margaret O.

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Published
1962
Condition
Fine
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NZ$31.98

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NY: Whittlesey House, 1962. Juvenile non fiction, revised edition of a book originally published in 1953. In publishers library binding this is NOT a library discard, book is in unread condtion.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine Dustjacket. Illus. by Clifford Geary.
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U.S. AIR FORCE BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY

by DuPre, Flint O.

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Published
1965
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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NZ$23.26

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NY: Franklin Watts, 1965. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Service and promotion records spanning 50 years of Air Force pilots, including Jimmy Stewart! First Edition, First Printing.
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THE WORLD ALOFT

by Murchie, Guy

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Windy Hill Books
Published
1960
Edition
First Thus
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NZ$36.35

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1960. Hard Cover. Fine in a Very Good dustjacket. Illustrated by author "this book is an abridged edition, but with new material added of Song of the Sky by Guy Murchie. Dj is rubbed and edge worn, book is in unread condition. First Thus.
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THE FLYING NORTH

by Potter, Jean

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Windy Hill Books
Published
1947
Edition
First Printing
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NZ$87.23

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NY: Macmillan, 1947. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Very Good+, clipped dustjacket. Non fiction, illustrated with black and white photos. Dj has light edge wear and chips missing from the lower front edge, book is in unread condition. First Printing.
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LIKE A HOMESICK ANGEL

by Bainbridge, John

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Published
1964
Edition
First Printing
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Cambridge, Ma: Houghton Mifflin, 1964. Hard Cover. Fine in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Illustrated with black and white photos by Rudolph Janu. Dj lightly rubbed with several small closed edge tears, book is in unread condition.. First Printing.
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THE TRUE BOOK OF AIRPORTS AND AIRPLANES

by Lewellen, John

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Chicago Childrens' Press 1965 Hard Cover. Very fine, no dj as issued. Early reader with some interesting drawngs of aircraft circa 1950's. Illustrated by Richard Gates. Book is old store stock in unread condition.
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HOT AIR: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Hot-Air Balloon Ride

by Priceman, Marjorie

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Windy Hill Books
Published
2005
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780689826429
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NZ$50.88

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Atheneum, 2005. Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine dustjacket. Illustrated by author. Caldecott Honor book, no award medal on dj. . First edition, First Printing.
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SKY PIONEER The Story of Igor I. Sikorsky

by Bartlett, Robert M.

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NY: Scribners, 1947 Illustrated by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good-/No dust Jacket. First Edition. Juvenile biography, illustrated with photos. Blue boards of book lightly soiled, small piece of book missing at upper spine edge, endpapers foxed (yellowed), binding is square interior is bright and clean..
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AIRPLANES AND HOW THEY FLY

by McClintock, Marshall

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New York Frederick A. Stokes Co. 1943. Hard Cover. Very Good in a Very Good- dustjacket. First Edition. "A complete primer of aviation for younger readers." Dj edge worn and moderately soiled. Small hole on dj spine. Book musty. Illustrated by Arthur Silz..
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AIRCRAFT AND HOW THEY WORK

by Gottlieb, William P.

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Published
1960
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NZ$37.80

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NY: Doubleday & Co., 1960. Hard Cover. Fine in a near fine, clipped dj . Illustrated by photos. 56pgs, "125 step-by-step illustrations and science experiments." In publisher's library binding, NOT a library discard.
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WINGS FOR YOU (Air-age Education series)

by Cross, E.A.

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Windy Hill Books
Published
1942
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NZ$31.98

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NY: Macmillan, 1942. Hard Cover. Near Fine, no dustjacket. Sparsely illustrated with black and white photos this is an interesting look at "Aviation for senior high school students"..
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ABOUT HELPFUL HELICOPTERS

by Allison, Dorothy Kinsella

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Published
1954
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Chicago: Melmont, 1954. Hard Cover. Very Fine, no dj. Juvenile nonfiction, illustrated with black and white photos. .
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Coast to Coast

by Byars, Betsy

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Windy Hill Books
Published
1992
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780385307871
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NY: Delacorte Press, 1992. Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine dustjacket. "Thirteen year old Birch encourages her grandfather to fufill his dream of flying his old Piper Cub from South Carolina to California then tells him she is coming along.". First edition, First Printing.
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PUSHERS, SPADS, JENNIES AND JETS A book of Airplanes

by Fisher, Leonard Everett

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Windy Hill Books
Published
1961
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NY: Dial, 1961. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Very Good+, clipped dustjacket. Illustrated by author. Spine of book slightly slanted..
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JET FLIER

by Archibald, Joe.

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Windy Hill Books
Published
1960
Edition
First Edition
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NY: Longmans, 1960. Hard Cover. Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dustjacket. Dj has a skinned spot on front cover, pages of book slighty age darkened.. First Edition.
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ABC THE NATIONAL AIR AND SPACE MUSEUM

by Mayers, Florence

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Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Harry Abrams, 1988 32 pgs, tall narrow 8vo, boards. Alphabetical presentation of 30 images representing the earliest days of aviation & the latest space exploration technology. Illus w/full color photos.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine Dustjacket.
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THE TRUE BOOK OF FLIGHT

by Blandford, Edmund

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Chicago Childrens Press 1968. Hard Cover. Fine, no dj as issued. Juvenile nonfiction illustrated by author, old store stock in unread condition..
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