Tokunaga K. & Andy Stewart THE RED ARROWS - W.H.Smith 1st, 1991; 33 x 25cm, 128pp, pictorial (all col); fine inc d/w.
|Fine photography by a master of the art.|
|Treadwell, Terry C. THE IRONWORKS - Grumman's fighting aeroplanes.||£16.00|
|Airlife 1st, 1990; 30 x 22cm, 192pp, f.illus (photos, 3-view line drgs, cut-aways), glossary, biblio; fine inc d/w. Well illustrated company history.|
|Treadwell, Terry C. SUBMARINES WITH WINGS - The past, present & future of aircraft-carrying submarines.||£18.00|
Conway 1985; 25 x 19cm, 121pp, f.illus (photos, 3-view drgs); fine inc d/w; AUTHOR'S SIGNED dedication.
Turner, Major C.C. BRITAIN'S AIR PERIL - The danger of neglect & considerations on the Role of an Air Force.
|Author emphasises importance of air power and analyses the options for Britain. SEE ALSO OTHER BOOKS ON AIR POWER in my separate section.|
|Turner, Michael THE AVIATION ART OF MICHAEL TURNER -||£27.50|
|D & C 1st, 1994; 32 x 30cm l'scape; 98pp, lengthy intro & paintings, with captions; fine inc d/w. Excellent record of the author's fine work.|
Turner P. St John HANDBOOK OF THE VICKERS VISCOUNT -
|Ian Allan 1st, 1968; 170pp, photos & references to all variants; fine inc d/w.|
Turner P.St John THE VICKERS VIMY - PSL 1st, 1969; 128pp, many photos, 3-view line drgs; vg inc d/w.
|History of the original aircraft & a description of the construction of the 1969 replica; photos include the Vimy Commercial & Vernon.|
USAF Colonels AIR WAR VIETNAM - A & A.P. 1978 from Arno 1st; 361pp, photos & diags in text; fine inc d/w.
|This book elaborates on the detailed air operations rather than the politics.|
van der Linden THE BOEING 247 - the first modern airliner. Nat. Air & Space Nuseum USA 1st, 1991; 254pp, many photos, line drgs, notes; fine inc d/w.
|Good type history.|
|von Braun, Dr Werner SPACE FLIGHT PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE (Fifth Wings Club "sight" lecture) 24 x 16cm, 27pp, 19 figs (photos) fine.||£18.00|
|Lecture presented at the Wings Club on May 15, 1968, New York City|
von Langsdorff (ed'r) HANDBUCH DER LUFTFAHRT - Jahrgang 1939
|Lehmanns Verlag, 1939 edition of the German annual (on the lines of Jane's AWA) formerly von Langsdorff's "Taschenbuch der Luftflotten"; 31 x 22cm, 596pp plus adverts; vg int, bb'g broken & taped; I can arrange repair if necessary (cost added) The German reference to the World's Aircraft for the interesting year of 1939.|
Vorderman, Don THE GREAT AIR RACES - Doubleday USA 1st, 1969; 288pp, f.illus; vg except cloth sl damp-marked, good d/w.
|Covers mostly USA racing but including the Schneider Trophy|
|Wagner,Ray THE NORTH AMERICAN SABRE -||£14.00|
|Macdonald Monograph 1st, 1963; 25 x 19cm, 162pp, f.illus; vg (corner bumped;, torn d/w. One of the four original Macdonald monographs, with their renowned paper & photo quality.|
Wansborough-White, Gordon NAMES WITH WINGS - The names & naming systems of aircraft & engines flown by the British armed forces, 1878-1994. Airlife 1st, 1995; 30 x 21cm, 206pp, f.illus, large index, biblio;near fine inc d/w
|Reasons for naming, with considerable history of the selected examples;inc a 73-page index.|
Ward, Richard L. PHANTOM SQUADRONS OF THE RAF AND FLEET AIR ARM - Linewrights 1st, 1988; 30 x 22cm, 68pp, mainly pictorial (some col), col picture boards; fine.
|Ward, Cdr Sharkey SEA HARRIER OVER THE FALKLANDS - A Maverick at war.||£14.00|
|BCA version of Cooper 1st, 1992; 299pp, maps, photos, combat diags; nr fine, vg d/w.|
Ward Lock (pub'r) THE WONDER BOOK OF AIRCRAFT - 1st, c 1918; 25 x 20cm, 264pp, f.illus; sl grubby & worn but complete and still capable of giving amusement.
|The pre-war edns, although intended as juvenile books, are gloriously "period" - with the famous Maybank cartoons on front & rear covers ("before & after the accident" drawings).|
|Ward Lock (pub'r) THE WONDER BOOK OF AIRCRAFT||£14.00|
|6th, c1929: 25 x 20cm, 256pp, f.illus; (Argosy cover) vg int, spine torn.|
|The pre-war edns, although intended as juvenile books, are gloriously "period" - with the famous Maybank cartoons on front & rear covers ("before & after the accident" drawings). Also 4th edn, c1924? good but with 1 col plate missing and one replaced by photocopy - £8 Also 7th edn (Argosy picture), vg int, covers sl worn - £16; Also 8th edn, c1934 (Atlanta picture); vg, fair (Rare!) d/w - £16 Also - "Entirely New Edn" (early 1950s) vg - £12|
Warne,Fred'k (pub'r) THE BOOK ABOUT AIRCRAFT - Warne 1st, 1933, ; 28 x 21cm; 96pp, 12 col plates, 134 text illus; vg.
|More period illustrations in a basically elementary review of current aviation; some very nice colour plates; an attractive "period" work.|
Warner, Graham SPIRIT OF BRITAIN FIRST - PSL 1st, 1996; 24 x 17cm, 204pp, f.illus; fine inc d/w; SIGNED BY AUTHOR.
|The story of the second Blenhiem IV rebuild , led by the author.|
Weston, Richard & Ronald Hurst ZAGREB ONE FOUR - CLEARED TO COLLIDE? - Granada1st, 1982; 198pp, 6 photos, diags; vg, good d/w
|The air collision over the Zagred beacon in September 1976, the reasons and the conclusions reached.|