Fiction - World War 1
|Archer, Wesley (published anonymously) DEATH IN THE AIR - The war diary and photographs of a Flying Corps pilot.||£22.00|
|Heinemann 1st 1933 ; 156pp, 50 plates; vg+.50 photos of models in "combat" - the excellence of the model photography did deceive many and the full story of the deliberate deception was only recently told (see Cross & Cockade Journal, 1985 Vol 4 or Opdycke's "WW 1 Aero"). The photos were repeated in many other books about WW 1.|
Bellah, James Warner GODS OF YESTERDAY - Appleton USA 1928; 259pp, endpaper drawings; vg.
|Stories of fighter pilots in the RFC.|
Cable, Boyd AIRMEN O'WAR - Murray, 1918; 19x13 cms, 246pp, nr vg.
|Cameron, Ian THE YOUNG EAGLES -||£7.00|
|W.H.Allen 1st, 1979; 249pp; fine, near fine d/w.Story of pre-WW 1 friendship between English & German flyers, with aftermath.|
|Daniels, Major C.H.(Ed'r) THE COCKPIT - Flying adventures.||£40.00|
|Hamilton nd; 27 x 19cm; 8 stories by Quintrel, Whitehouse, Johns & Stark; 8 coloured plates by Bradshaw & Howard Leigh endpapers; vg (spinecloth faded); worth it for the vg plates alone.|
|Elliot, Robert THE EAGLE'S HEIGHT -||£12.00|
|Air Review 1st, 1961; 256pp, 8 vg combat pictures (by "J.D.C."); fine, vg d/w.Good description of WW 1 scene.|
Fowler, Guy LILAC TIME - Grossett & Dunlap 1st (USA) 1928; 13 photos; near fine.
|novelised from the screen play adapted from the stage production; romance and flying.|
|Gann, Ernest IN THE COMPANY OF EAGLES -||£12.00|
|Hodder & Stoughton 1967, 22x14 cms, 342pp;vg inc d/w.WW1 story from both French & German viewpoints.Also :- Book Club ed, £7.|
Hunter, Jack D. THE BLUE MAX - Muller 1st UK, 1965; 320pp; vg inc d/w.
|A novel of the German Air Force in WW 1.|