Borelli, Giovanni A. THE FLIGHT OF BIRDS - Aeronautical Classics No 6 Aeronautical Society of G.B. 1911; card covers, 18 x 12cm, 40pp; 11 figs; good-vg. (see also Walker)
|Broke-Smith, Brig. P.W.L. THE HISTORY OF EARLY BRITISH MILITARY AERONAUTICS -||£12.50|
|Paper reprinted from the Royal Engineer's Journal of March, June & Sept 1952 ,covering the period prior to the formation of the RFC in 1912; original soft-cover edn; nr fine.|
Bruce, Gordon C.S. ROLLS, PIONEER AVIATOR - The contribution made to British Aviation by Charles Stewart Rolls 1877-1910. Monmouth Museum Service, 1978; card covers, 48pp, f.illus; fine.
Buist, Massac HUNTINGDON - THE AVIATION CENTRE - Aeroplaning at Huntingdon - nature provides a fine flying ground. Huntingdonshire Local History Soc. 1992; card covers, 24pp plus fold-out map, 23 photos; near-fine.
|Reproduction of a pamphlet of 1910.|
Chard Corporation JOHN STRINGFELLOW, 1799-1883 - Centenary of invention of the first engine driven aeroplane.
Croydon, A.Comm. Bill EARLY BIRDS - a short history of how flight came to Sheppey Sheppey Heritage Trust, nd (c2000?); card covers,21 x 21cm, 34pp, f.illus; fine; author signed
Dale, Henry EARLY FLYING MACHINES - British Library 1992; card covers, 25 x 19cm, 64pp, f.illus, biblio; fine.
|Nicely illustrated with interesting comment.|
|Gibbs-Smitj C.H. LEONARDO DA VINCI'S AERONAUTICS HMSO, 1967; card covers, 40pp, diags, biblio; vg||£5.00|
|Gibbs-Smith C.H. THE WORLD'S FIRST AEROPLANE FLIGHTS, (1903-1908) - and earlier attempts to fly||£3.00|
|HMSO (Science Museum) 5th Imp 1977 (with amendments) from 1st of 1965; 8vo, 32pp, 23 photos; fine. except f cover marked.`````````````````````|
Goodall, M.H. FLYING START - Flying Schools & Clubs at Brooklands 1910-1939.
|Brooklands Museum 1995; card covers, 20 x 20cm, 88pp, f.illus; fine.|
|Grimmer A.E. MEMORIES OF EARLY FLYING DAYS -||£4.00|
|The Shuttleworth Collection, nd; 8pp,£5.00 4 photos; vg. Grimmer donated the Bleriot & Deperdussin aircraft which were the first given to the Shuttleworth Collection. Book describes his early attempts to fly.|
Hackenberger, Willi DIE ALTEN ADLER - Pionere der deutschen Luftfahrt. Lehmanns card-cover edn of 1st, 1960; 185pp, 134 photos; German lang; near fine inc d/w (owner's plate)
|("The old eagles - pioneers of German aviation").|
|Jarrett, Philip DAGENHAM DAYS - A history of the Aeronautical Society's Flying Ground.||£2.50|
|Reprinted from R.Ae.S. Feb 1970; 10pp, photos, vg.|
|Lanchester F.W. THE FLYING MACHINE FROM AN ENGINEERING STANDPOINT - Reprint of the James Forrest lecture of 1914, & San Francisco 1915 paper:||£24.00|
|An important work by the famous pioneer, covering subjects such as Instability, the laws of resistance, motive power installation, sustention etc.|
|Laufer, Berthold THE PREHISTORY OF AVIATION Field Museum of NaturAL History, Cjicago, 1928; card covers, 96pp plus 12 plates (Drawings); vg int, covers ragged||£15.00|
|Ritter, Dr Wolfgang THE FLYING APPARATUS OF THE BLOW-FLY - a contribution to the morphology & physiology of the organs of flight in insects||£15.00|
|Smithsonian Inst. 1911; soft covers, 77pp, f.illus; vg. Detailed technical study of the flight mechanism of the fly.|
Walker, Thomas THE ART OF FLYING - Aeronautical Society of G.B. "AERONAUTICAL CLASSICS No 3" 1910; card covers, 18 x 12cm, 40pp, figs in text; good (sl marked, owner's plate etc.
|One of the set of 6 "aeronautical classics" booklets. (see also Borelli)|