Category: Aviation


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Let Fly! : A Young Topdressing Pilot's Courageous Story.

By: Cardno, Barry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dunedin, Longacre Press, 2009

Edition: First Edition

182 pages, many colour photos. Name blanked out on front endpaper. View more info

Solo to Sydney.

By: Chichester, F.C.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, John Hamilton, 1930

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

208 pages, frontispiece and 9 b/w plates, part of dust wrapper with description of the book pasted on front endpaper. Dedication on front endpaper:"To Eric Riddiford with the author's compliments Dec. 1930" View more info

One Of Australia's Daughters: An Autobiography.

By: Cowie, Harrison Lee

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Temperance Publishing House, 1909

188 pages, frontispiece photo of the author. Lacks front fly leaf, old name and inscription on half-title page, lacks a small piece at the top of the contents page (but no loss of text). Cowie was the president of the Women's Christian Temperance Union of Australia and advocated sexual purity in marriage. View more info

An Oral History of Charles E. Taylor, the Wright brothers' Mechanician.

By: DuFour, Howard, R.; Battino, Rubin; Arehart, James D.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Glen Ellyn, Illinois, Privately Printed, 1998

Edition: First Edition

xix, 234 pages plus appendix, several b/w photos. Ex-library with very few markings, clean. Signed by Rubin Battino on title page. View more info

British Gliders and Sailplanes, 1922-1970.

By: Ellison, Norman

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, A. and C. Black, 1971

Edition: First Edition

296 pages, b/w illustrations. Ex-library copy, dust wrapper in plastic cover, clean. View more info

Map Reading and Avigation an Introduction

By: Field, Richard M. And Harlan T. Stetson

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London:, Chapman & Hall, 1943

Red Cloth. Very Good/Good+. Third Printing. 28 x 22 Cm. 129 pages, many maps, aerial photos and diagrams. Dust jacket slightly soiled, a few short tears. View more info

Yakovlev Aircraft since 1924.

By: Gunston, Bill & Gordon, Yefim

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, Putnam, 1997

Edition: First Ediition, 3rd Impression

232 pages plus 3 pages index. Many b/w photos. Ex-library copy. View more info

Story of 'Southern Cross' Trans-Pacific Flight 1928.

By: Kingsford-Smith, CE and Ulm, CTP

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Sydney, Penlington and Somerville, 1928

Edition: First Edition

227 pages, endpaper illustrations, b/w plates. Name and date 1928 on front endpaper, includes newspaper clipping from 1968 about this flight. 3cm tear at top of spine View more info

Nederlandsche Luchtvaarders.

By: Limburg Stirum, L.C. graaf van.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Utrecht, A.W. Bruna & Zoon's Uitgevers, 1936

Edition: First Edition

312 pages, many b/w photos and portraits. A few spots of foxing on some pages otherwise a very good copy of this early Dutch book on the pioneering days of aviation in the Netherlands. View more info

Aircraft accident report no. 79-139. Air New Zealand McDonnell Douglas DC10-30 ZK-NZP. Ross Island Antarctica 28 November 1979.

By: Office of Air Accidents Investigation, Ministry of Transport

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand, Office of Air Accidents Investigation, Ministry of Transport, 1980

Edition: First Edition

125 pages, diagrams, maps, photos. View more info

Impact Mount Richmond. The last Flight of the Kereru.

By: Philip Coote, Gillian Gaskell

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Nelson, 1992

Edition: First Limited Edition

33 pages, maps, b/w photos. Tex by Philip Coote, Research by Gillian Gaskell. The loss of the Lockheed Electra "Kereru" in 1942 with the loss of 5 lives on Mount Richmond near Nelson. View more info

Secret Projects. Flying Saucer Aircraft.

By: Rose, Bill; Buttler, Tony

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Hinckley, Midland Pub Ltd, 2007

175 pages, colour and b/w illustrations. Ex-library copy, no markings on binding, dust wrapper in plastic cover. View more info

Flying Weather: Manual of New Zealand Aviation Climatology.

By: Ryan, A. P.

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand Meteorological Service, 1984

Edition: First Edition

120 pages, b/w photos, diagrams. View more info

Wings of Gold: How the Aeroplane Developed New Guinea.

By: Sinclair, James Patrick

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Sydney, Pacific Publications, 1978

Edition: First Edition

326 pages, profusely illustrated with historic b/w photos. The dust wrapper is slightly worn at the top and bottom of the spine, the lamination on the dust wrapper is lifting in some places. View more info

Navigation and Flight Planning. A Pilot Books training manual. Volume 2 of the Private Pilot/Commercial Pilot Series covering the NZ Navigation and Flight PLanning examination requirements.

By: Wagtendonk, Walter

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tauranga, Pilot Books, 2007

12th edition. 8 chapters, appendices and index with separate pagination. b/w illustrations and maps. Ex-library copy, clean View more info