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P.I.X. (Hallam, Sqdn Ldr T.D.) THE SPIDER WEB - The romance of a flying boat flight in the First World War: £18.00
A & A.P. reprint, 1979; 278pp, 19 illus; near fine inc d/w.  Adventures of flying personnel from Felixtowe Air Station, using the "Spider Web" search technique.  
BN: 25648

Paris, Michael  WINGED WARARE -  The literature and theory of Aerial Warfare in Britain 1859-1917.  ;Manchester University. Press, 1992; 272pp, biblio; fine inc d/w.

The current theiries and politics with extensive bibliography and references; much on the earlier time before WW 1.  
BN: 31860  
Parsons, E.C.  FLIGHT INTO HELL -  The story of the Lafayette Escadrille.  J.Long 1st UK, 1938; 255pp, no illus; top of spine sl chipped, o/w vg. 12.00
The story, told by one of the pilots of the Lafayette Escadrille throughout its existence (in N124, later 103 Pursuit Sqdn)  
BN: 24380  

Pieters, Walter  ABOVE FLANDERS FIELDS -  a complete record of the Belgian fighter pilots & their units.

Grub St 1st, 1998; 26 x 18cm, 123pp, photos, maps, comprehensive source notes & appendices; fine inc d/w
BN: 27658
Pluschow, Kapitanleutnant Gunther DIE ABENTEUER DES FLIEGERS VON TSINGTAO - £30.00
Ullstein 1st, 1916; picture card covers, 16 x 11cm, 245pp plus Ullstein book adverts, 8 photos; vg (pages sl browned, only minor wear to covers; German lang, gothic script. Scarce original of the description of the author's adventures in defending the German possessions in China, using his Taube monoplane. (As also described in the later book "My escape from Donnington Hall") Also 1916 hard-cover edn, 236pp, 16 photos, sketches in text; vg (eps sl marked), poor d/w - £25; And - another 1916 hard-cover, pages browned & owner's bookplate; o/w vg - £18.  
BN: 29828
Poolman,Kenneth ZEPPELINS OVER ENGLAND - £12.00
Evans 1st, 1960; 224pp, 24 photos; front endpaper lost, o/w vg,, good d/w. The attacks on England and the exploits of the defending fighters in proving the vulnerability of the airship.  
BN: 22191

RAF Cadet Brigade  ROOSTERS & FLEDGLINGS   Monthly Journal of the RAF Cadet Brigade 

Rare WW 1 Cadet magazine - Bound First edition.   See under Magazines;  
BN: 32056

Raleigh, Sir Walter   THE WAR IN THE AIR - VOL 1; the part played in the Great War by the RAF ;  1st; 1922; 489pp, near fine int, vg cloth.    The introductory volume, written by Raleigh.   

BN: 26159
Raleigh, Sir Walter & H..A.Jones  THE WAR IN THE AIR Vol 6  Now by H.A.Jones; Vol 6, 1937; 583pp, illus inc many fold-out maps; ex-ref library with red cloth binding, book plate inside front cover & small stamps elsewhere (including on all folding maps); although not matching the normal black volumes it does give the contents and maps in sound condition for reference (not all obtainable in the recent reprints) 25.00
BN: 41578
Raleigh/H.A.Jones THE WAR IN THE AIR - REPRINTS - £20.00
Vol 1 - H.Hamilton, 1969, reprint of the 1922  original; facsimile internal, different cloth & titling; fine inc d/w.  
BN: 25242
Rawlinson A. THE DEFENCE OF LONDON 1915-1918 - £24.00
Melrose 3rd, 1924 (from 1923 1st); 267pp, 10 photos; vg (Exceptionally clean copy) Mostly about anti-aircraft gunnery.  
BN: 20968
Reynolds,Quentin THEY FOUGHT FOR THE SKY - the story of the first war in the air. £14.00
;Cassell UK edn 1958,  298pp, 51 photos; vg, without d/w; Good general history of WW 1 in the air.  
BN: 22009

Rickenbacker, Capt Eddie V.  FIGHTING THE FLYING CIRCUS -  Bailey Bros, 1973 (from Stokes 1st, 1919); 296pp, 17 photos, maps. Diags;  vg inc d/w

The story of the "Hat in the Ring" Squadron.
BN: 27073

Rimell, Ray  WORLD WAR ONE SURVIVORS -  Aston Pubs, 1990; 25 x 20cm, 160pp, f.illus;nr fine inc d/w. 

Details of 350 known original veteran aircraft surviving world-wide.
BN: 25064

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