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Livingston, Air Marshall Sir Philip.  FRINGE OF THE CLOUDS -  The story of an R.A.F.Doctor.  

£12.50
Johnson 1st, 1962; 254pp, 25 photos; vg.  Autobiography covering the early years of the RAF in India & Iraq; the author became a specialist opthalmologist, contributing much on night vision etc in WW 2. Ended career as Director-General of RAF Medical Services.  
BN: 25369
Lucas F.J. POPEYE LUCAS - Queenstown. 14.50
Reed, Australia, 1st, 1968; 187pp, 36 photos; nr fine, rather ragged d/w.The author served through WW 2 in the RAF, after which he was a pioneer in Australia of private enterprise light-plane flying, mostly in connection with farming.  
BN: 24901

Ludovici L.J.  THE CHALLENGING SKY -  the life of Sir Alliott Verdon-Roe.  Jenkins 1st, 1956; 158pp, 30 photos; near fine inc d/w.

18.00
Mainly covering the early period up to the '20s. Also vg (no d/w) 14
BN: 21830

Lundgren,William R.  ACROSS THE HIGH FRONTIER -  the story of a test pilot - Major Charles E.Yeager USAF   Gollansz 1st, UK, 1956; 240pp, 12 photos; vg except sl foxing to page edges.

£18.00
Memoirs of flying the X-1 research plane.
BN: 20894
Lynn,Jack THE HALLELUJAH FLIGHT - the compelling story of an epic journey. £15.00
Robson Books 1st UK, 1989; 24 x 16cm, 237pp; fine inc d/w.remarkable story of the first air crossing of the USA by black Americans - a struggle against short funds and unbelievable racial prejudice.  
BN: 23179
Mackersey, Ian SMITHY - the life of Sir Charles Kingsford Smith. £15.00
Little, Brown 1st, 1998; 416pp, 41 photos, ep maps, notes & biblio; fine, sl torn d/w. New biography, written with the collaboration of Kingsford Smith's family.  
BN: 29011  
Macmillan, Norman FREELANCE PILOT - £25.00
Heinemann, 1937; 321pp, 51 photos, 2 maps; vg  sl foxing to page edges only; good d/w.   Story of a flight to Spain and the attempted flight round the world with Blake.   
BN: 23732  
McKay, Ernest A. A WORLD TO CONQUER - the epic story of the first round-the-world flight. £16.00
Arco USA 1st, 1981; 24 x 17cm, 201pp, 25 photos; fine, sl torn d/w. The flight by U.S.Navy Douglas D-WCs.  
BN: 28185  
McNally, Ward THE MAN ON THE TWENTY DOLLAR NOTE - Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith. £16.00
Reed (New Zealand) 1st, 1976; 216pp, many photos in text; fine, vg d/w.A re-writing of the author's previous 1966 book on Kingsford-Smith with extra facts & details.  
BN: 28771  
McNally, Ward SMITHY - The Kingsford-Smith story. £15.00
Hale l966 reprint of 1966 1st; 190pp, 14 illus; vg inc d/w.  
BN: 23733  

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