|O'Leary, Michael & E.Schulzinger AIRWING ENTERPRISE -||£15.00|
|Osprey 1st, 1991; 31 x 24cm, 160pp, pictorial (all colour); nr fine inc d/w. Pictorial review of the U.S. Carrier fleet & its aircraft.|
|Oliver,David BRITISH COMBAT AIRCRAFT IN ACTION SINCE 1945 -||£6.50|
|Ian Allan 1st, 1987; 24 x 18cm, 144pp, f.illus; vg, sl torn d/w.|
Ord-Hume, Arthur W.J.G. THE GREAT WAR-PLANE SELL OFF - the unusual story of Croydon's Aircraft Disposal Company & its aeroplanes, 1920 - 1931. GMS 1st, 2005; 28 x 20cm, 138pp, f.illus, biblio; fine inc d/w.
|("What to do with 25,000 redundant military aircraft, engines & spares")|
|Orlebar, Christopher THE CONCORDE STORY - Ten years in service.||£20.00|
|Golden Press (from Temple Press 1st, 1986); 29 x 22cm, 127pp, f.illus (some col); super Michael Turner dust wrapper painting; fine, near fine d/w; AUTHOR SIGNED. Also another. signed by Archibald Russel of B.A.C.'s Concorde Exec. Comm. (o/w fine inc d/w £18) Also 2nd Imp, near fine inc d/w (unsigned) £16|
|Ormes, Ian LEADING EDGE - the pioneering years of aviation insurance.||£15.00|
|Hill Aviation Syndicate, 1988; 24 x 20cm, 160pp, many photos; fine inc d/w.|
|Ormes, Ian & Ralph CLIPPED WINGS -||£15.00|
|Kimber 1st, 1973; 192pp, 20 photos, biblio; fine inc d/w. Describes the careers of 10 of the world's less successful aircraft types.|
|Ory, Pascal LA LEGENDE DES AIRS - Images et objets||£18.00|
|Hoebeke 1st, 1001; 31 x 24cm, 159pp, f.illus (mainly cartoons & posters) fine inc d/wAn attractive book of aviation art and humour.|
|Parnell N.M. & C.A.Lynch AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE SINCE 1911 -||£15.00|
|Reed 1st, 1976; 29 x 22cm, 216pp, f.illus; near fine inc d/w (few pages sl creased). Also another , vg inc d/w but with relevant photo cuttings pasted front & rear by former owner Owen Thetford; £12||
Parnell, Neville & Trevor Boughton FLYPAST - a record of aviation in Australia. AGPS (Australian Government), 1988; 31 x 21cm, 542pp, f.illus, comprehensive appendices; fine inc d/w.
|A detailed, chronologically arranged history, well illustrated; lists of "firsts", "Who's Who", Medal winners, Airline services, early balloons & aircraft, with reg. numbers, aircraft with names, famous flights, military serials, many references.|
Payne,Air Comm.L.G.S. AIR DATES - chronology of principal events, 1783 to 1956. Heinemann 1st, 1957; 565pp; vg inc d/w.
|A reference to aviation events through the years - useful for quizzes!|
|Peacock, Lindsay STRIKE ACES -||£10.00|
|Colour Library Books (Salamander) 1st, 1991; 34 x 27cm, 160pp, pictorial; fine, sl torn d/w. Superb colour photography. Gulf war types included.|
|Peacock, Lindsay T. STRATEGIC AIR COMMAND -||£11.50|
|A & A.P. 1st, 1988; 25 x 19cm, 128pp, f.illus; nr fine inc d/w. History of the S.A.C., formed by the USA after WW 2 for long distance & strategic reconnaissance flying.|
|Pearcy, Arthur FIFTY GLORIOUS YEARS - a pictorial tribute to the Douglas DC-3, 1935-1985.||£12.00|
|Airlife 1st, 1985; 28 x 22cm, 168pp, pictorial (some col); fine, vg d/w. Also - Airlife 1990 reprint; fine, vg d/w - £10; ALSO - as "A celebration of the DC3" pub by Bookmart, 1995; fine inc d/w - £12.|
|Pearcy, Arthur BERLIN AIRLIFT -||£14.50|
|Airlife 1st, 1997; 27 x 22cm, 144pp, f.illus; fine, sl torn d/w.|
|Pearcy, Arthur A HISTORY OF U.S. COAST GUARD AVIATION -||£16.00|
|Airlife 1st, 1989; 31 x 22cm, 170pp, f.illus (some col), line drgs; fine inc d/w.|
Pearcy, Arthur U.S. COAST GUARD AIRCRAFT SINCE 1916 -
|Airlife 1st, 1991; 330pp, f.illus; fine inc d/w. Mostly covering post-WW 2 years, with sections on all aircraft types used.|
Peden, Murray FALL OF AN ARROW - Stoddart 1987 edn (from 1978 1st by Canada's Wings); 187pp, photos; nr fine inc d/w..
|The politics leading to the cancellation of the Canadian Government order for the Avro (Canada) CF-105 Arrow interceptor aircraft.|
Pemberton-Billing, Noel DEFENCE AGAINST THE NIGHT BOMBER - Hale 1st, 1942; 191pp; vg except sl chipped at corners.
|Outspoken critic & "ideas man" makes suggestions on defence, quoting his own House of Commons speech of 1917 as evidence of long experience.|
|Pentland, Geoffrey & Peter Malone AIRCRAFT OF THE RAAF 1921-78 -||£16.00|
|Kookaburra , 1971; 29 x 22cm, 147pp, pictorial (photos,col side views), aircraft type data tables; near-fine, vg d/w. Record of all types used by the RAAF from 1921 formation to date of writing.|
Phillips, Geoff THE HISTORY OF OXFORD AIRPORT - Bookmarque, 1996; 24 x 18cm, 208pp, f.illus; fine inc d/w.
|History from 1937; lists of aeroplanes in residence in various squadrons etc|
|Philpott, Bryan FAMOUS FIGHTER ACES -||£10.00|
|PSL 1st, 1989; 160pp, 53 photos, biblio; nr fine inc d/w. Covers WW 1 and 2; British, German, French, Italian, Canadian & American aces.|
|Philpott, Bryan METEOR -||£16.00|
|PSL 1st. 1986; 24 x 18cm, 253pp, f.illus (some col), appendices (aircraft data); fine inc d/w.Type history of the Gloster Meteor.|
Polmar, Norman with others AIRCRAFT CARRIERS - A graphic History of Carrier Aviation & its Influence on World Events. Macdonald 1st, 1969; 28 x 22cm, 788pp, f.illus, appendices & extensive biblio; nr fine inc d/w.
|Massive history (about half on WW 2) - with contributions by General M.Genda (Japanese Air Self-defence Force), Capt Eric Brown & Prof. Langdon (US Naval Academy).|