Hardcover. London, Book Club Assoc., Rep., 1980, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 256 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. Extensive color and b&w photography throughout. Illustrated end papers and fly leafs. Illustrated title page. Gilt titles on spine. Edge wear and fading to dust jacket. Creasing to title page. Otherwise clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Detroit MI, Chevrolet Motor Division, 1941, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 292 pages, softcover, b&w photos, line drawings throughout. Heavy paper covers soiled. Internally clean. There is a musty odor. Tough year to find intact.
Hardcover. Middleton, Connecticut, Wesleyan University Press, 1st US, 1975, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 199 pages. Black and white plates and sea charts. Covers 250 sea battles arranged in alphabetical order. Chronology. Previous owner's embossed stamp.
Hardcover. New York, Oxford University Press, 1st US, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 244 pages, historical accounts of early explorations of the North Atlantic. Dust jacket slightly worn, previous owner's embossed stamp on title page; overall book is in clean, tight condition.
Softcover. Detroit MI, Chrysler Corporation, 1936, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Unpaginated, 3-hole punched technical and repair manual in heavy paper covers. Approximately 300 pages, illustrated with many b&w diagrams, illustrations and photos. Aside from soiled covers, very good.
Hardcover. New York , Edward W. Sweetman Co., reprint, 1963, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 124 pages. Tan cloth cover, some wear to edges and corners. Top edge colored purple. Inside is bright and clean, with b&w illustrations, maps and diagrams throughout. Reproduced by the photolithographic process from the Second Edition of 1819. A nice, tight copy.
Hardcover. Chicago, Owen Davies, 2nd Printing, 1963, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 166 pages. Illustrated with black & white photographs and technical design detail drawings. Ex-museum library copy. Embossed stamp at top right corner of title page. Strip of white library tape at bottom of spine. Clean, unmarked copy.
Hardcover. New York, Arco Publishing Co., reprint, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 374 pages, green cloth covers with a bright dust jacket. Many b&w illustrations, includes a chapter on aerial engineering by Charles De Grave Sells. This is a reprint of the first Jane's annual published in 1909 in London.
Hardcover. Silverton CO, Sundance, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 192 pages, pictorial boards. Illustrated with photographs and reproductions in color and b&w. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on half-title page. Clean, tight copy.
New York , Robert M. McBride, 7th Revised Edition, 1918, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 40 B&W plates, 89 B&W sketches and diagrams. Spine lettering faded, otherwise very good. Maintenance of WW 1 planes.
Hardcover. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1st, 1900, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 263 pages. Black & white illustrations. Ex-lib with bookplates, light stamping, residue. Red cloth with gilt decoration, lettering, top edge gilt. Light lettering to spine, internally VG.
Hardcover. Middletown, Connecticut, Wesleyan University Press, 1st, 1976, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 320 pages, 213 b&w illustrations, cloth cover, gilt lettered spine, color dust jacket. Light wear to edges of dust jacket, faded dust jacket spine; overall, a very clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Camden, International Marine Publishing, Reprint, 1970, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 234 pages. Illustrated with black & white photographs and drawings. Previous owners stamp on title page. Spine of dust jacket sunfaded. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Indianapolis , Bobbs Merrill, 2nd, 1907, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 1077 pages. Brown cloth, gilt, raised bands. Covers show some stains and shelf soil. Spine labels peeling off. Back hinge ever-so-slightly starting. Previous owner's ink signature front end paper. Bottom edges show dirt.
Hardcover. Annapolis MD, Naval Institute Press, 8th, 1990, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 962 pages; enormous volume translated from the original French with extensive b&w photographs; binding nearly intact (some splitting of the bond leather near the bottom, some cuts and marring on the edges); title printed in gold. Dust jacket scratched lightly with tearing and tape repairing on the inside. Wear patterns typical for such a large volume. Otherwise, very clean copy.
Hardcover. New York, Viking Adult, 1st, 2003, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 858 pages, b&w photos. Black cloth, silver lettering to spine. Light wear to dust jacket, else a very neat, tight copy.
Hardcover. New Haven, Yale University Press , 1st, 1928, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 327 pages, dark blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine. Ex-library copy with light stamping, residue. Clean internally.
Hardcover. London, MacDonald, 1st, 1965-72, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Five volumes complete, all with dust jackets. Vol. 1-3 are war planes of Great Britain, the last two contain French aircraft. All have 126-188 pages and feature many b&w photographs and diagrams. Vol. 1 dust jacket has some edgewear and chipping, otherwise all very good, clean. Small format, approximately
Softcover. Arlington TX, Aerofax Inc, 1st, 1989, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, 52 pages, stapled color wrappers. Full of black & white as well as full color pictures and illustrations throughout. Has lots of technical information, charts and cut-aways. Clean. Record # 411934
Hardcover. Providence, RI, Ship Model Society of RI, rep, 1930, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 124 pages. Black & white illustrations. Previous owner's signature on front end paper. Previous owner's sticker on inside of front cover.
Hardcover. New York, Warner/Madison Press Book, 1st, 1990, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 231 pages. Co-written with Rick Archbald. Color Illustrations by Ken Marschall. Introduction by Ludovic Kennedy. Dust jacket scuffed.
Hardcover. Hampshire, Nautical Publishing Company Ltd., 1st, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 223 pages. B/W photographs. Part of Nautical Canals of Europe series. Red leatherette covers with gold lettering on spine. Dust jacket very clean, very minor foxing on some pages.
Hardcover. Euston Station, London Midway & Scottish Railway Company, 1st, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 43 pages. Dark blue cloth covers, gilt titles to front and spine, 15 color and b&w plates including frontispiece, smaller b&w figures throughout. Light rubbing and edgewear to covers, mild foxing to endpapers, pages crisp and unmarked; overall, a very neat, tight copy.
Hardcover. Centreville, Md., 2nd printing, December 1993, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 145 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Dust jacket price clipped with light edgewear. Previous owner
Hardcover. US, Crescent Books, 1st, 1989-08-02, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 128 pages, illustrated throughout in b&w. Light edgewear to dust jacket. Faint foxing to top edge, otherwise a clean, tight copy.
London, Dennis Dobson, 1st, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 76 pages, hardcover. Illustrated in color by Ronald Searle. Very good condition. Dust jacket lightly age tanned on spine, around edges of front and back. Light soiling to small part of dust jacket front, looks cleanable.