Hardcover. NY, Doubleday Doran, 1st , 1929, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Good, Illust. with black & white photos. A history of aeronautics in the U.S. and it's key figures. Ex-lib worn covers, cracked hinges, spine torn but internally VG. A candidate for rebinding.
Hardcover. Hartford, Guyde Publishing Co., 1926, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Flexible cloth covers, unpaginated, b & w illustrations and maps, bumping and creasing to the corners and edge wear, light marking to some pages.
Hardcover. London, Cornmarket Press Ltd., reprint, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 205 pages + advertisement. Reprint of 1911 edition. Part of series of 50 books reprinted in facsimile from originals in the National Maritime Museum Library. B/W illustrations. Fold-out map at end of book. Dust jacket faded and lightly soiled otherwise clean.
Hardcover. Indianapolis , Bobbs Merrill, 2nd, 1907, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 993 pages. Brown cloth, gilt, raised bands. Covers show some stains and shelf soil. Previous owner's bookplate and penciled signature front end papers. Bottom edges show dirt.
Hardcover. New York, Rand McNally & Co., 1st, 1962, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, 180 pages, B&W photographs throughout, blue cloth cover with blue jacket with large photo on front. Wear and tear on jacket and rubbing to corners of binding. Tanning on edges of pages.
Hardcover. New York, Prentice-Hall, 1st, 1937, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 328 pages, b&w photographs. Green cloth covers w/ light edge wear; spine slightly faded. Light foxing to top edge. Previous owner's stamp on front end paper and fly leaf. Else a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Camden, Me., International Marine Publishing Co, 1st, 1973, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Good, Illustrated throughout with b&w photographs and plans. Minor dust jacket edge wear and fade, otherwise, very clean and tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1st, 1928, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Two volumes complete, red cloth with gilt lettering on spine, b&w illustrations, top edge gilt. Ex-library copies with usual markings and residue, covers with edgewear. Still, a solid, serviceable set. Clean internally.
Softcover. New York, William Morrow, 2nd pr., 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, 96 pages, b&w drawings. Clean copy. A complete guide to the building, trimming and flying of balsa wood gliders.
Paperback. Boston, State Street Trust, 1st wraps, 1952, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, a collection of advertising cards for 1800's clipper ships reproduced in color, 2 previous vols published in 1948 & 49. Light bump to top right corner, otherwise very good.
Hardcover. Watford, Model and Allied Publications, Argus Books, Ltd., reprint, 1977, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 384 pages. Compilation of articles from hobby magazine "Ships and Ship Models" Volume 1, 1931-1932. B/W photographs. Dust jacket faded and frayed on top edge otherwise clean.
Hardcover. Berkeley, CA, Howell-North, 1st, 1959, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 211 pages. Color pictorial end papers. Color frontispiece. Profusely illustrated with b/w photos, maps, portraits, and drawings: 140 pictures, full locomotive roster, color oil painting by Otto Kuhler, and three maps. Map in pocket inside back cover. Pages are clean and bright. Small wrinkle/crease at top of front endpapers. 8vo. Light brown cloth with dark brown decoration and lettering on front and spine. Minor wear to top and bottom of spine. Bottom right corner of rear board is slightly bumped. Color pictorial dust jacket. Big chip at top front left corner. Light edgewear. Minor age soil.
Softcover. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Shiplovers' Society of Australia, 1st, 1956, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 144 pages, b&w illustrations and advertisements, illustrated cover. Wear to cover with some smudges, small horizontal tear to spine; still, a neat and tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Beekman House, 1st, 1988, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 192 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. A lively and detailed history of the American convertible. Mild rubbing to dust jacket. Hundreds of color photographs throughout. Unmarked. Bright and clean; a tight copy.
Hardcover. New York , Doubleday Page & Co., Reprint, 1927, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, SIGNED (twice) by Author. Inscribed on front endpaper. Personal letter tipped in as well. 481 pages. Minor spotting to covers. Fading to cover page. Overall very tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Scribners, 1st, 1972, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 240 pages. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Dust jacket shows light wear, with some wrinkling along top edge of front cover.. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. London, Percival Marshall & Co., Sixth Impression, 1918, Book: Fair, Dust Jacket: None, 113 pages plus ads. Softcover. Sixth Impression. Heavy stock paper covers with wear; 1/2" chunk missing at top of spine. Separation between signatures at chapter one. Book is intact but tender.
Hardcover. Silverton, Sundance, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 192 pages. Pictorial boards. Illustrated with photographs and reproductions in color and black & white. Minor browning to edge of front endpaper. Book in plastic protective cover. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Cambridge, MD, Tidewater Publishers, 1st, 1970, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 131 pages. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. B/W illustrations and photographs of the schooner Purnell T. White. Bookseller's stamp on title page. Dust jacket soiled.
Hardcover. Berkley, University of California Press, reprint, 1967, 210 pages, 8 b&w illustrations. Price-clipped, previous owner's embossed stamp on title page, slight wear evident to dust jacket; a tight, clean copy.
Hardcover. Boston, B. J. Brimmer Company, 1st, 1923, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Rare, limited edition, one of 155 copies signed. 183 pages, b&w illustrations. Green covers w/ light wear to corners, top of spine. Top edge gilt. Soiling to title sticker on spine. Previous owner
Hardcover. Berkeley, Howell-North, 1st, 1962, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 380 pages. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Ex-museum library copy with stamp embossed at top right corner of title page. Tape residue at bottom of spine. Spine slightly cocked. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Chicago, Stanton and Van Vliet Co, 1st, 1918, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 403 pages + glossary with illustrations, photos and fold-out charts in b&w. Light wear and fraying to black covers with a few small holes through the cloth. Internally very good.
Hardcover. Osceola, WI, USA, Motorbooks International, 1st, 1993, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 192 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Light shelf-wear and rubbing to dust jacket. Clean, tight copy.
London, George Allen & Unwin, 1964, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, Hardcover. 136 pages. Contains some black & white photography. Some discoloration to endpapers. Dust jacket with edgewear, chipping, soiling