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Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, October (Oct.) 1929 - The Junkers Aero Diesel / Boeing Production Methods

Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, October (Oct.) 1929 - The Junkers Aero Diesel / Boeing Production Methods

By: Blackburn, E.C. Jr.; Milburn, Lessiter C.; Mankey, W.A.; Johnson, Robert; Scherer, J. Otto; Gassner, Alfred A.; Grosvenor, Graham B.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York City, Bryan Davis Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2477

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Heating, Ventilating and Cooling Aircraft for Passenger Transportation; Recent Improvements in Airplane Structures; Materials in Aircraft Structures; Boeing Production Methods; The Junkers Aero Diesel - a water-cooled, vertical six-in-line operating on the well-known Junkers Opposed-Piston Two-Cycle Principle (article with photos); Aerodynamic Anomalies; Welding Our Air Transport Systems; Seaplane Design; New Aircraft - with photo of Fokker F-32 and more; News of the Industry; Airports and Airways - with photo of the first Saunders Fly-It-Yourself hangar at Fairfax Airport... View more info

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Canadian Aviation Magazine, September 1938

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Keith, R.A.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0928

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Super cover photo of a Seversky Pursuit in flight; Nice Ethyl Corporation full-page ad recalls Robert Lathan soaring over Baltimore, Maryland in 1910; Great photo ad for BG spark plugs; Guest editorial by M.E. Ashton about Canada's bush airline operators "Looking for Fair Treatment"; Nice full-page ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features a scene in Delhi, India; The Ottawa Airport Opening - photos with article; Lockheed one-page ad; The 1938 John Webster Competitions - article with many photos; Nice one-page photo ad for the De Havilland Albatross; The National Air R... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, July 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

Canadian Aviation, July 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Main, J.R.K.; Sandwell, Flight Commander A.H.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0917

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Great full-page Ethyl Corporation ad features Gabrielle de la Landelle and his design of the "Steam Air Liner" of 1864; North Atlantic Rehearsal - Double crossing of the Atlantic involving the "Caledonia" with photos; Full-age ad for Gold Flake cigarettes; The 8th Annual meeting of the Canadian Flying Clubs Association at Regina - article with photos of Lt.-Col. E.A. McCuster, Cliffe Kaake, W. Stempel, H.B. Monaghan, Dr. J.J. Green; Full-page ad for the De Havilland Dragon Rapide with photo; The Sperry Gyropilot - article with photo; Deutsche Lufthansa in t... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), April (Apr.) 1, 1944 - The Battle of Cassino / The Battle of Berlin

The Illustrated London News (ILN), April (Apr.) 1, 1944 - The Battle of Cassino / The Battle of Berlin

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2697

Condition: Fair


Pages 365-392. Features: Cover photo of the burning town of Cassino; Excellent one-page Karsh photo-portrait of Lieutenant-General Henry Ducan Graham Crerar, D.S.O., Commander of the First Canadian Army; Two pages of illustrations and text explaining life at medium bomber stations in Britain; One-page portrait of Marshal Pavel Alexeyevitch Rotmistrov who commands probably the largest tank group on the Eastern Front; Article entitled "Russians Approach the Inner Fortress" includes aerial map of Berlin showing considerable bomb damage; One-page Pictorial Map of the terrain of Russia's ... View more info

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Canadian Aviation, October 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

By: Burchall, W.B.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0920

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Cover photo of an L2 anchored at Lac du Bonnet, Man. on its return from the Arctic in search of the missing Sigmund Levanesky and crew; Nice two-colour Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover boasts of their affiliation with the new Trans-Canada Air Liners; Frontis photo of a formation of Bristol Blenheim bombers; Our search for Levanesky - as told by Air Commodore H. Hollick Kenyon - with photos of Sir Hubert Wilkins' expedition leaving North Beach, NY and another photo of the crew; Nice full-page ad for Gold Flake cigarettes; The John Webster Competition; Winging over Euro... View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance: April 8, 1940 - Cover Photo of US Tank Testing

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance: April 8, 1940 - Cover Photo of US Tank Testing

By: Fuqua, Stephen O.; Pratt, William V.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dayton, Ohio, USA, Weekly Publications: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3279

Condition: Good


60 pages. Features: One-page Plymouth car ad; Nice one-page Ford car ad; Maxine Jones marries Noah Beery Jr. - with photo; William P. Buckner Jr. is jailed; Nice one-page color Good Year ad for their Double Eagle Airwheel; White Book - Nazis release papers alleging our envoys talked too much; China Puppet - Wang takes over amid jeers of Chiang's fighting forces; Graf Spee details come to light; Easy government victory in Canada; British admit Nazis lead in propaganda score; South American labor ferment; The bomber and its targets; What does Russia's naval policy portend?; Photo of Bertrand Ru... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Magazine, March 1937 - The Work of W.R. Turnbull / Noorduyn Aircraft Centrefold Ad

Canadian Aviation Magazine, March 1937 - The Work of W.R. Turnbull / Noorduyn Aircraft Centrefold Ad

By: Green, Dr. J.J.; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0913

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Cover photo onboard a new Douglas Sleeper shows mother, son and stewardess; Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover; Reproduction of an amazing 1883 circust poster drawn by Emil Roe which shows Prof. Harriman's Steam Air Ship; The Turn of the Tide - a review of tremendous aviation progress in 1936; News and Views of the Month; Fantastic full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features Antoinette Cellier and Richard Arlen who star in the film "The Great Barrier"; The Trans-Canada Airway - Progress Report - major article with photos and interesting graphic; Full-p... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 2, No. 5, November 22nd - 28th, 1939

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7861

Condition: Good


40 pages. Circa 1940s. 80 black and white photos and illustrations. Printed on glossy stock. Features: French warship sinks two u-boats; How Britain sweeps the seas for mines; Victims of Germany's unrestricted warfare at sea - the Sliedrecht, the Spaarndam, and the Pilsudski; Wellington bomber demonstrating low-flying attack; The Training of the French Soldier - article with photos; R.A.F. plane flies home with half a wing; These men control the war at sea - photo of the Board of Admiralty in session in Whitehall; Britain's mine-killing patrol at work; R.A.F. shoot down seven mazi planes i... View more info

Image for Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 2, No. 7, December 6th - December 12th, 1939

Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 2, No. 7, December 6th - December 12th, 1939

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7863

Condition: Good


40 pages. Circa 1940s. 72 black and white photos and illustrations. Printed on glossy stock. Features: Great ad for part I of Hitler's Mein Kampf inside front cover; Big guns of the coast of France; Australia prepares to fight for the Allied cause - nice full-page photo of troops of the Australian Scottish Regiment marching on a road near Victoria, Australia; Royal Navy Gunners in training at sea; Photo of the Fire Region Nerve Centre; Princess Royal inspecting the Royal Corps of Signals on December 12th; The Corps of the Military Police - illustrated article by Sir Malcolm Campbell; Refue... View more info

Image for Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 3, No. 8, 7 February 1940 - 13 February, 1940

Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 3, No. 8, 7 February 1940 - 13 February, 1940

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7872

Condition: Good


40 pages. 66 black and white photos and illustrations. Printed on glossy stock. Features: French President Lebrun visits British troops at the front; With the British troops at the front; Photo of the Antelope which sunk two U-boats in a day; In the home front news; Illustrated article by Sir Kingsley Wood entitled "The Road to Victory"; Training soldiers to control railways; Further German secrets revealed by the R.A.F. - excellent overhead photos of the seaport of Brunsbuttel and the seaplane base on the island of Sylt; Finland stands firm against the red invaders - 8 photos; Full... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Aircraft Servicing - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, March (Mar.) 1931 - The Merrill Movable Wing Stagger Decalage Biplane

Aviation Engineering (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Aircraft Servicing - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, March (Mar.) 1931 - The Merrill Movable Wing Stagger Decalage Biplane

By: Klemin, Alex.; Niven, A.; Webb, L.; Friedrich, W.; Ross, L.; Smithowski, J.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Aircraft Engineering: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2487

Condition: Good


50 pages. Features: Thompson Valve ad commemorates the first refueling endurance flight in history by Maj. Carl Spatz, Capt. Ira Eaker, Lieut. Elwood R. Quesada, Lieut. Harry A. Halverson and Staff Sgt. Roy Hooe, of the U.S. Army Air Corps; The Merrill Movable Wing Stagger Decalage Biplane; A Technical Description of the Continental Model A70 Second Series Engine; Propeller Materials and Airplane Safety; My Observations at the French Aero Show - with photo of the Dornier Do-S flying boat and the S.E.C.M. two-engined bomber; The Curtiss-Wright Junior and its Characteristics; The Month's Best ... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, January (Jan.) 1917 - Wonderful Stories of the French Foreign Legion

The Wide World Magazine, January (Jan.) 1917 - Wonderful Stories of the French Foreign Legion

By: Lees, G.F. And E.S.; Smith, E.W.; Mayer-Nixson, M.; Francis, D.; Cowan, J.; Dickie, F.J.; Armstrong, J.P.; Gerard, M.; Henry, H.; Freeman, L.R.; Wiley, D.A.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G4350

Condition: Good


Pages 194-284 plus 16 pages of great vintage ads. Features: The Romance of the French Foreign Legion; Adrift in a Mine-Field - two men drift through a mine-field in a crippled seaplane, fending off mines with their bare hands!; That Night - a rice-planter's cyclone ordeal on Bordelieu Island off the Florida coast; An Englishwoman in South America - Mrs. Mayer-Nixson describes the ways of Chilean (Chilian) policemen, the curious manners and customs of the people, and the odd habits of Chilean servants; The End of the Rainbow - an adventure of Etienne, a half-breed trapper in Northern Canada wh... View more info

Image for Air Stories - Flying Thrills and Aerial Adventure: May 1935, Vol. 1, No. 1: Premier Issue

Air Stories - Flying Thrills and Aerial Adventure: May 1935, Vol. 1, No. 1: Premier Issue

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $995.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A8294

Condition: Fair


Volume I, No. I of this publication. Contents include two long complete novels of war flying entitled "One Man's War", a tale of a Handley-Page night-bomber, and "Gas-Bag Aces", a tale of Seaplane and Blimp adventures of the Coast Defence Forces in the Great War; Terror in the Sky - A Pilotless R.A.F. Fighter crashes in the centre of New York; Murder in the Air - The Red Prop School trained the Foreign Legion of the Air; Cundall of the Camels - The remarkable life of a Camel pilot of the R.F.C. on the Western Front; Real Life Adventures - Crashing Aeroplanes for Movie Thrills ... View more info

Image for The War Illustrated - Part 181, 2 February 1918 - Problems That Must be Solved

The War Illustrated - Part 181, 2 February 1918 - Problems That Must be Solved

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813A1327

Condition: Fair


Features: Problems that must be solved (story); Hun Energy Expressed in High Explosives; Courtesy and Carefulness Diversely Displayed; Camouflage and contrasts from Flanders to Alsace; Democracy Tests Autocracy with Terms of Peace; Captain Sword and Captain Pen at Brest Litovsk; War in the Air from Home to the Holy Land; Some Sidelights on the Temperament of the Slav (story); Service merciful and military 'mid wintry snow; Tracking the Slinking Jackals of the Sea; Some Episodes in the story of the Seaplane Service (story); Monster Machines that Battle in the Blue; Persistent Pursuit of the Tur... View more info

Image for The War Illustrated, No. 189 - 30 March 1918

The War Illustrated, No. 189 - 30 March 1918

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $119.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813A1775

Condition: Good


Front cover illustration of trained dogs used as trench messengers. Illustration of British seaplane airman. Grabbe & Co., Unlimited - article on inflated British food prices. Danger Points in the East - article by Lovat Fraser. Photos of saving Holy Objects from the 'Sacrilegious' Hun. Photos from Mesopotamia - ruins and modern doings. Photos of Humane Treatment of Turks Taken in the Pursuit. Chateau and Church shattered by Huns - photos. Photos of lights being used in war; Woodrow Wilson - 'The Only Statesman in the World' - article by Hamilton Fyfe. Photos of French and American so... View more info

Image for Air Trails and Science Frontiers Magazine, May 1947 - Fortress in the Sky - Establishing a Moon Base

Air Trails and Science Frontiers Magazine, May 1947 - Fortress in the Sky - Establishing a Moon Base

By: Northrop, Capt. B.A.; Douglas, Donald W.; Pope, Alan; Naughton, D.I.; Stanton, Jerome; Wherry, Joseph H.; Earle, George; Boone, Andrew R.; Rolfe, Douglas; Storck, Maj. Walter; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Street and Smith: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1697

Condition: Good


118 pages. Many great black and white photos. Features: Born Gambler; Fortress in the Sky - Establishing a Moon Base; Let's Look Ahead; Germany's Giant Wind Tunnel - Hidden in Austria - article with super photo; History of the Seaplane; Scale Model, Early Type; NACA Engine Research; Curtiss XF-15C-1 in Color; A-Planes; The C.A.A.; The Cloudster; Air Progress; Flying the Bell 47 Helicopter; What's the Matter with Free Flight:; Many pages of great ads; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Some age-toning to pages. A sound copy of this nice vintage issue. View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, November 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: Includes Map Showing Canadian Airports, Seaplane Ports and Anchorages

Canadian Aviation, November 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: Includes Map Showing Canadian Airports, Seaplane Ports and Anchorages

By: Sandwell, A.H.; Burchall, W.B.; Ritchey, V.J.; Main, J.R.K.; Bradbrooke, F.D.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0921

Condition: Good


28 pages. Features: Cover photo of a Beechcraft 18 on Canadian-built Edo Floats; Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover boasts of a 1208 mile flight from Canada to Mexico in under five hours by a Twin Wasp; Imperial Oil ad on back cover; and more. Laid-in is a 23.5" x 15.5" Imperial Oil map of Canada showing the airports, intermediate aerodromes, seaplane ports, and seaplane bases of Canada; A Heated Subject - a call for joint research into the protection of power plants operating in Canada's extreme temperatures; Nice illustrated full-page ad for Kollsman Instruments;Nice Gold Flake ... View more info

Image for BC (British Columbia) Aviator Magazine: November/December 1994 - Focus on Cascadia, the Vertical Trading Zone

BC (British Columbia) Aviator Magazine: November/December 1994 - Focus on Cascadia, the Vertical Trading Zone

By: Schofield, Jack: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Pilot Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 761A9238

Condition: Very Good


Features: Mr. Boeing and his 'Mechanician'; Kenmore Air; Kal-Air Repair; Viking Air; Air Link Charters; Hawkair Aviation; Black and white centerfold features the first mail flight from Vancouver to Seattle by W.E. Boeing in 1919; Fretting Corrosion; True Tales from the Log Book of a Coast Seaplane Pilot; Museum Piece - Preserving B.C.'s Helicopter History; The CAM 100 Honda Engine; Helping out with California Wild Fires. Nice copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World, The Magazine For Everybody, November (Nov.) 1917, No. 235, Vol. XL - Burning of the Prisoners in the Punishment Hut

The Wide World, The Magazine For Everybody, November (Nov.) 1917, No. 235, Vol. XL - Burning of the Prisoners in the Punishment Hut

By: Siroux, G.; Patterson, W.; Pitcairn-Knowles, A.; Jordan, J.; Grondona, L.; Ausman, C.; Jackson, H.; Mason, W.; Gingell, W.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The International News Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123H0548

Condition: Good


88 Pages plus 24 pages of ads. Features: The Burning of the Prisoners in the Punishment Hut - Germany's Dastardly Crime, as told by Pedro Dominguez, a Spanish seaman and eye-witness of the tragedy ; The Six Skulls - Part III of a sequel to "In the Grip of the Hip Sings" (Chinese Secret Society /Tong story); The Mast-Shooters of Belgium - how quaint and novel archery contests were conducted in Belgium and Northern France - with great photos; The Unlucky Motor-Boat - the "Jean"; Queer Fixes; The Seaplane Patrol - our narrow escape in the North Sea; Historic Crimes and Mysteries;... View more info

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The Illustrated London News: March 14, 1959

By: Various Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A5913

Condition: Good


Features: The Martin P6M-2 Seamaster Jet Seaplane; The Duke in Sarawak and North Brunei; The Sweet and the bitter in Russia; The Planet Mars - Part IV of a science series; Mr. Macmillan speaks on Russian Television; Westminster School; Austin A40 colour full-page ad; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Sound copy. View more info