Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution Press, 1986. First U.S. English Edition. Large Octavo; pp 531; G/VG; navy spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; mild rubbing to edges; light toning to flaps; mylar wraps; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; some moisture staining to last few pages toward tail edges; small sticker to rear endpaper; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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Washington, D.C. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Scientific and Technical Information Branch, 1983. Octavo; pp 193; G; blue spine with white text; no jacket; cloth has slight rubbing wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has small smudge to fore exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, 2000. Booklet [8x10]; pp 35; VG/paperback; purple spine with yellow text; CRM/Cultural Resource Management, Volume 23, No. 2; covers have minor soiling to exterior; minor wear to edges; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; light ink to page 4; illustrated.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1982. First Edition. Octavo; pp 531; G/G; light green spine with brown and black text; dust jacket shows mild sunning to exterior; some light wear to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has some rubbing to exterior, mostly to spine; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; interior clean; illustrated;.
Washington, D.C. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1978. Octavo; pp 560; G/paperback; blue spine with white text; covers show mild shelf wear to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; intact panels; text block has light creamy tone to exterior; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
Avco Research Laboratory, 1957. Quarto; VG-; hardcover; bound in black leather, gilt lettering, metal ringed spine; boards strong, some shelfwear, general edgewear, minor bumping on head and fore edges, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, minor soiling on front and back, minor soiling in interior; text block age toned, penned signature on title page, occasional minor soiling; diagram insert included; v, 123pp.
New York: The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 1969. Quarto; VG-; softcover; white and black spine with staples; covers age toned, general shelfwear, general edgewear, creases along spine, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges; text block age toned, folding on tail fore corner throughout; 136pp Shelved in Annex Aisle C.
Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 1995. Small quarto; pp 303; VG-/G; yellow spine with black and brown text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth is clean; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; minor spots to pp 204-205, 208-211; marbled endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated with many photographs.
Paris: Musee Air France. 8vo; VG/VG hardcover; white jacket with black text; dust jacket has minor tear to the rear; and also has minor sunning to the top; boards have minor stains to the rear and slight bump to the top corner, in spite of that boards are clean and sturdy; text block is clean; 143p.
New York city: The Wings Club, 1969. Octavo; VG/ Hardcover; no dust jacket; blue spine with silver text; spine has minor creases in front and at the rear; boards are minimally edge worn but strong; author's inscription is found on front free end-paper; text block is slightly discolored but clean; 41p.
Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1963. First Edition, First Printing. Large octavo; VG/no-DJ; green spine with white text; cover has rubbing, sunning, edgewear, slight staining; textblock has edgewear, age toning, name written on front endpaper, small sticker on front and back pastedowns, otherwise clean; pp 268. Shelved in Annex Aisle C.
New York: Arco Publishing Co., Inc., 1969. Small quarto; pp 50; G+/no-DJ; burgundy spine with beige text; dust jacket has some light wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; illustrated with photographs.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1959. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; blue spine with yellow and white text; jacket has rubbing, age toning, edgewear, small closed tears at head and tail edges of hinges; boards are strong, faint spotting; textblock has faint spotting along head edge, age toning, otherwise clean; pp 98.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 2000. Octavo; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has slight stains to fore edge, else clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; xx, 372 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w, color maps).
Oak Brook: Reuben H. Donnelley Corporation, 1969. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with black print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, small tear to rear flap fold, rubbing, shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in black cloth with silver print, mild shelfwear; Text block clean and tight; unpaged, illustrated.
London: Allan Wingate (Publishers) Limited, 1956. First Edition. 12mo; pp 204; G+/G; black/blue pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has minor wear to edges; modest rubbing to exterior; cloth has very mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light tone to exterior edges; some sticker residue to front pastedown; light ink to p 26; light toning to interior pages, otherwise;.
London: Aviation Book Club Ltd, no date. First English ed. Octavo; G+/G- with plastic cover; Brown spine with black lettering; DJ chipped with tears at top and bottom of spine; DJ has deep discoloring and fading; boards have some bowing but otherwise solid; edging has minor foxing and major staing on top edge; Paste dwons are discolored with aging; previous owners signature on right front paste down; Yellowing of text but otherwise good; pp. 290.
Alameda, California: Spectrum Holobyte, 1993. US Printing. slim 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. black wraps spine with tiny white and red titles, spinal column sides abraded and whitish, gently worn spine ends and edges. also a touch thumbed. textblock illustrated with a series of figures, much text detail, appendices, lessons plans and glossary. no interior writing or exterior marks to edges. 165 pp.
London, Great Britain: Collins, 1985. Paperback Reissue, UK Printing. thick Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. ivory wraps spine with bold auburn capitals for title between smaller author and publisher. mild stress lines from reading centered upon spine. thumbed covers, mild shelfwear to exterior. more than 70 plates in addition to tables and figures. the textblock is clear and sheets generally read. thick ivory outer edges. 642 pp. ISBN# 0003831795.
Washington, D.C. Air Force History and Museums Program, U.S. Air Force, 2001. Octavo; pp 210; G/paperback; gray/light gray spine with white and black text; covers have modest rubbing to exterior; some shelf wear to edges; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Truro, Cornwall UK: D. Bradford Barton, 1974. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Blue spine with black lettering; Jacket has some light wear along the edges, one small [1"] tear at the upper edge near the spine; Boards are straight with light edge wear; Binding is tight; Text block shows some foxing at the upper outer edge, rest is clean; 96 pages.
London: Bloomsbury Publishing Limited, 1992. First. Octavo; VG/VG ; Blue spine with gold and white text; DJ has slight self wear and 1/4" tea on top front by spine; Book cover and text block are fine and with no markings or discoloration; pp. 176. Author's account of Royal Air Force career and combat engagement in The Gulf War.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1941. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; navy spine with silver text; cover has rubbing, edgewear, slight bumping in corners, minor sunning along spine; textblock has age toning, ex libris plate on front pastedown, name on front endpaper, a few faint pencil markings in margins, otherwise clean; pp 277. LOCATED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
Silver Spring, MD: Silver Spring Press, 1983. First Edition [Signed]. Octavo; VG/VG; Light blue spine with black lettering; Jacket has some light rubbing and spine, protected by mylar cover, which has been taped to inner front cover; Boards and binding are strong; Text block is bright and clean; 205 pages. Book has been signed by the author.
California: Pomegranate, 1999. Korean Printing. slim Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. slim black glossy wraps spine with tiny gray titling upon spine, the softcover panels are fully illustrated with aeronautics photos in space and on Earth. minimal superficial wear. folded over inner flaps. filled with large color photos and black/white photos as well, highlighting the textblock on glossy white stock. slim volume, in great shape. 112 pp. ISBN# 0764909053.
San Diego, CA: American Astronautical Society, 1993. First Printing. small Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. medium blue glossy HC, with white title and editors, between tiny b/w publisher logo and tiny yellow series and volume indicator. shiny volume exterior--minimal rubbing to rear board. corners and ends unabraded. numbered black/white figures, photographs and images within the chapters. 209 pp. ISBN# 0877033749.
Greenbelt, Maryland: NASA / GSFC, June 1982. NASA : Technical Memorandum 83956. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. ivory wraps spine, no text but lightly toned, faint foxing that extends to frame both thin ivory covers. black marker strike-through of prior owner name in ink at upper right. generally read, thumbed corners and light pencil marks occasional. head-edge foxed lightly, less so to fore-edge side and tail. 147 pp.
United States: Franklin Watts, 1970. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/G+; Spine is blue with white and black text; DJ has general shelf wear, some rubbing along edges, open and closed tears, creasing, material loss, design is clear, Brodart cover; Boards have general shelf wear, light bumping to corners, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some marks and stains, content is clear; pp 159; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1971. 92nd. Congress, 1st Session; Senate Document No. 92-57. Octavo; vg/wraps; sunned spine with black text; covers, minor shelf wear; age-toned at the spine; former owner's name, top corner of front cover; text block, clean; toning starts; 732pp. ---Prepared for the Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences - United States Senate.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1937. Reprint Edition. Octavo; G; hardcover; bound in red cloth, gilt text; boards strong, general shelfwear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, chipping on spine edges, closed tear on rear tail edge along hinge, browning in interior, penned signature on front pastedown, spine sun toned; text block age toned, occasional soiling, gutter visible throughout; 228pp SHELVED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
New York: Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences, 1957. First Edition, First Printing. Large octavo; VG/VG-; glassine jacket over blue spine; jacket has age toning, staining, chipping and tearing around edges; boards are strong, faint staining on front; textblock has age toning, otherwise clean; pp 28. Shelved in Annex Aisle C.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1946. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G-; yellow spine, black text; dust jacket has significant shelfwear, significant edgewear, open tears on head edges, chipping on front head edge, open tears on spine and spine edges, open tears on fore edges, closed tear on rear tail edge along gutter, minor soiling on front cover and spine, spine sun toned, ink marks on front interior flap; boards strong, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, penned signature on front end paper; text block age toned; First Edition; xiv, 621pp SHELVED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
New York: Johns Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1947. Second Printing. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in blue cloth, gilt lettering; boards strong, slight bowing of front board, general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on fore corners, interior age toned, minor soiling in front, browning in rear, penciling on front end paper; text block age toned, signature on half title page, occasional soiling; ix, 262pp SHELVED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
Washington, DC: Defense Intelligence College, January 1993. Fourth Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. off white wraps spine has navy band followed by an affixed label, dark navy title and edition clear. both wraps covers have extended navy stripe from spine. lightly handled, smooth covers. skimmed sheets are neatly aligned and without marks or writing. edges clear all sides. 307 pp.
Blue Ridge Summit: AERO, 1987. Square octavo. White and brown spine with red and black text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; boards are strong and clean; bookplates of former owner on the the page after the front free end page and the page before the title page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 232.
Washington, DC: US.D.O.T., Federal Aviaiton Administration, 1976. U.S. GPO Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. lightly toned wrap spine half "misted" light blue upon half ivory remainder with centered small black characters. the softcover front has a slight crease to the bottom right. skimmed lightly with minimal edgewear, front panel bottom right a bit thumbed. interior title page has prior owner's name, the remainder clear, neat outer edges. 352 pp.
Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1962. First Edition, First Printing. Large octavo; VG/VG-; grey spine with white text; jacket has rubbing, age toning, paperclip mark on front head edge, chipping and several small closed tears around edges; boards are strong and clean; textblock has edgewear, otherwise clean; pp 636. Shelved in Annex Aisle C.