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AIR DEVILS, Dwiggins, Don, J. B. Lippincott, 1966, vg/vg, see photo, history of air shows, dare devils of the sky from 18th century hot air balloonist to jet aerobatic teams of the 60's, photos, 226 pgs. $15.00
BARNSTORMING TO BUSH FLYING 1910-1930, Corley-Smith, Peter, Sono Nis Press, 1989, vg (soft cover, upper corner bend), see photo, history of barnstorming & bush flying in British Columbia with photographs, 242 pgs. $10.00
FIREBIRDS, West, Bruce, illustrated by James Lumbers, Ministry of Natural Resources, 1974, vg/vg, see photo, bush flying, account of the first 50 years of Ontario Provincial Air Service, photos & drawings, 258 pgs. $7.50
FLIGHT FANTASTIC, Carson, Annette, Foulis, 1986, f/f (as new), see scan, An illustrated history of aerobatics. European countries and the United States are represented, many photos, 320 pgs. $27.50
FLYING COLES, Cole, Duane, Ken Cook, 1974 vg (soft cover), see scan, Duane Cole soloed in 1938 & flew his first airshow in 1940. During WW II, he taught flying under the C.P.T.P. After the war, he & his brothers formed the Cole Brother Air Shows, photos, 108 pgs. $12.50
FLYING DEVILS, Rhode, Bill, Vantage Press, 1983, vg/vg, see scan, The author recounts his barnstorming days, same with the Gates Flying Circus, 147 pgs. $17.50
FORD AIR TOURS 1925-1932 , Forden, Leslie, Nottingham Press, 1973, vg/vg (embossed name on fly page),see scan, there were 7 annual competitions to determine the most efficient civil aircraft. Ford sponsered the event, with rules set by th NAA, many photos, 202 pages. $20.00
FORD AIR TOURS 1925-1931, Forden, Leslie, Nottingham Press, 2002, vg, soft cover, see photo, signed by author on title page, narrative & pictorial history of the seven National Air Tour competions for the Edsel B. Ford Reliability Trophy, many photos 218 pgs. $30.00
GEE BEE RACERS, Mendenhall, Charles, Specialty Press, 1994, new, soft cover, see photo, photos & line drawings, 179 pgs.$19.95
MYSTERY SHIP, Phillips, Edward, Flying Books, 1999, new, soft cover, see photo, Travel Air Type R, won the 1929 Thompson at over 200 mph, many photos, 93 pgs. $15.00
NATIONAL AIR RACES - 1932, Mandrake, Charles, Speed, 1976, vg (soft cover, spiral bound), see photo, pictorial review of the 1932 air races in Cleveland, racing results, list of trophies, many photos, 60 pgs.$25.00
SCHNEIDER TROPHY RACES, Barker, Ralph, Chatto & Windus, 1971, vg/vg, see scan, Covers all the Schneider Trophy races from 1913 thru 1931 including the 1926 race at Hampton Roads, Virginia, photos, 272 pages. $26.00
SEASON OF EAGLES, A,
Hull, Robert, Bob Hull Books, 1984, f/f, see scan. the author continues ro seaarch for personal stories of air racing peronnel from the 1930s, but continues into the 1940s, photos 297 pgs.
$15.00







inscribed by Jimmy Doolittle,


SEPTEMBER CHAMPIONS,
Hull, Robert, Stakpole, 1979, f/f, Inscribed by Jimmy Doolittle, personal looks at people involved in air racing in the 1930s, including many pilots, photos, 223 pgs.
$35.00
WEDELL-WILLIAMS AIR SERVICE, Hirsch & Schultz, Little Butes, 2001, soft cover (as new), see scan, Wedell-Williams was most noted for their sucessful aircraft at the National Air Races through out the 1930s, 3-views, many photos, 120 pgs. $15.00


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