Melbourne, FL and Satellite Beach, FL: June, 1958 and October, 1966, Original printings. 8 1/2 x 11 inches, sheet, stapled. each 2 sheets - (4 pp., each). Mimeographed original issues. Gives a list of member names and addresses, reunions, meetings and Squadron information. Folds for mailing. Item #26986
(Los Angeles: Occidental Publishing, 1937), First Edition. quarto, printed heavy paper wrappers. 50pp., stapled. Occidental Publishing, Profusely illustrated with photographs and three-view drawings. Smudge on front wrapper, water staining on lower right corner of text block. Item #26630
1979, A Look Back. 38th Anniversary of the First Flight of the Thunderbolt, P-47 Thunderbolt Pilots Association.
[New York: P-47 Thunderbolt Association, 1979], quarto, pictorial wrappers. 80pp. P-47 Thunderbolt Association, Numerous photographs, drawings, and cartoons. Near fine copy. Item #18777
(Habbaniya): 40 Staging Post, 1945, First Edition. octavo, mimeographed, hand-colored heavy paper wrappers, tied with cord. (4)pp. 40 Staging Post, Menu includes "Tigris Salmon". Drawing on front wrapper of a naked woman hold a muff or pom pom. RAF Habbaniya was constructed on the west bank of the Euphrates and... Item #26581
(New York): New York Public Library, 1964, First Edition. octavo, wrappers. (16)pp. New York Public Library, An exhibit in honor of the 1964 World's Fair: the Lenox Collection Gutenberg Bible, the "Spanish folio" edition of Columbus' letter of discovery, a "Bay Psalm Book,: the manuscript of the Olive Branch petition... Item #10883
[London Colney: 74 Squadron, 1917], 4" x 13" broadside, mimeographed. 74 Squadron, Original 74 Squadron RFC transfer card. Interesting service memento to be filled out by pilots when leaving their home squadron at London Colney, for transfer to their assigned squadron in France. Blanks not filled in although the date... Item #22033
(Baton Rouge, LA: Army and Navy Publishing Company, no date, 1950), First Edition. quarto, dark blue cloth stamped in blind and gilt and with Air Force wing in red, white and gilt. 88pp. Army and Navy Publishing Company, Extensively illustrated. Pictorial yearbook for the 91st Strategic Reconnaissance Wing for 1950... Item #25071
New York: Oxford University Press, 1944, 325 copies contributed to The Typophiles by Oxford University Press. oblong duodecimo, mauve printed wrappers. (32) pp. Oxford University Press, Designed by John Begg and printed by the Press of A. Colish. The Oxford initials were specially drawn by Edgar Cirlin. A charming, innovative... Item #27672
Frankfort, Germany: D. Stempel AG, no date [circa 1930 - 40], D. Stempel AG, A font designed in 1928 by Herbert Thannhaeuser. Four pieces of promotional ephemera: 7.25 x 8.5" single leaf printed one side only in orange and black, German language; 8.25 x 11.75" single leaf printed two sided... Item #26621
Advertising Poster for the Autobiography of Royal Flying Corps Ace Lieutenant E. M. Roberts, R.F.C., "A Flying Fighter."
, 13" x 20" Published by Harper & Brothers for the biography of this multi-talented RFC ace from New York. "Read: A Flying Fighter...by Lieut. E. M. Roberts, RFC...He was lorry driver, dispatch rider, bomber, observer, air pilot, ace...$1.50." With illustration by Dalton Valentine and featuring a photograph of Lt... Item #24427
New York: Requa Gibson Co. (circa 1910), one quarto sheet folded twice, printed on coated stock. Requa Gibson Co., Propellers of various sizes pictured on brochure. Short tear at fold, otherwise a fine copy. Item #16076
Washington: GPO, 1919, First Edition. large octavo , black cloth. 446 pp. GPO, Issued by the War Department, Air Service Division of Military Aeronautics, Washington, DC. With chapters on Aviation and its medical problems, The establishing of 67 physical examining units, The work of the Flight Surgeon, and more totaling... Item #26290
Washington DC: Lincoln Press, Inc. 1954, First Edition. octavo, green cloth in dust jacket. 463pp. Lincoln Press, Inc., A complete review of the vents and deveopments in military and civil aviation in the U.S. A complete directory of aircraft, executives, statistics, chronology and agencies in U.S. aviation. A pictorial record... Item #18824
Chicago: American Library Association, 1986, Second edition. large quarto, red cloth. (xxvi), 895 pp. American Library Association, Previous owner's name on front endpaper, else a fine, clean copy. Illustrated. Item #23712
The American Spectator: A Literary Newspaper. Vol. I, No. 1 through Vol. I, No. 7; November, 1932 through May, 1933.
The first seven issues folded twice with original print wrap-around band which noted the contributors to that issue. Very fine without wear, fading or chipping. Publication was suspended with the April/May, 1935 issue. These first seven issues were edited by George Jean Nathan, Ernest Boyd, James Branch Cabell, and Eugene... Item #17856
(Atlanta, GA: Albert Love Enterprises, c. 1943-44), First Edition. quarto, original pictorial paper wrappers. (64)pp., stapled. Albert Love Enterprises, Extensively illustrated. Slight wear to wrapper edges and with a clear tape mend to cower front wrapper at very bottom, otherwise a very nice, clean copy. Item #27043
Milan: Touring Club Italiano, (1932), First Edition of this volume. thick octavo, full blue leather stamped in gilt on the front and back covers and spine. 1,116pp. Touring Club Italiano, An exhaustive and heavily illustrated annual of Italian aviation. The original Shell Oil full-color bookmarker is still present. Many attractive... Item #19764
(New Castle): The Delaware Bibliophiles, 1991, First Edition. octavo, boards & cloth. (94)pp. The Delaware Bibliophiles, Limited to 200 numbered copies. Introduction by Gordon A. Pfeiffer, Dr. Barbara Benson contributes an article on the general history of papermaking in Delaware; H. B. Hancock and N. B. Wilkinson on "The Gilpins... Item #7720
Paris: Librairie Emile Nourry, 1935, First Edition. small quarto, original paper wrappers printed in brown and black. 64; 80; 76pp. Librairie Emile Nourry, Three numbers of this scarce quarterly. Near fine, clean condition. Uncut, unopened. Item #27102
Paris: Librairie Emile Nourry, 1936, First Edition. small quarto, original paper wrappers printed in brown and black. 96; 88; 79pp. Librairie Emile Nourry, Three numbers of this scarce quarterly. Near fine, clean condition. Uncut, unopened. Item #27103
Paris: Librairie Emile Nourry, 1937-1938, First Edition. small quarto, original paper wrappers printed in brown and black. 352pp. Librairie Emile Nourry, Four numbers of this scarce quarterly devoted to the history of libraries. Text in French. No. 1 with a bump to the lower right corner. First two issues with... Item #27104
Paris: Librairie Emile Nourry, 1939, First Edition. small quarto, original paper wrappers printed in brown and black. (92); (90)pp. Librairie Emile Nourry, Two numbers of this scarce quarterly. Near fine, clean condition. Uncut, unopened. Item #27105
The Art of Type Specimen in the Twentieth Century. An exhibition held at ITC Center 1 March - 21 May 1993.
New York: The Typophiles, 1993, First Edition. octavo, wrappers. (64)pp. The Typophiles, Limited to 1,100 copies of which this is one of 500 copies with the imprint of The International Typeface Corporation. With essays on Twentieth Century Type Specimens by David Pankow and John Dreyfus. The 125 items displayed are... Item #10569
The Arts of the Book. Printing, Illustrating, Binding, Manuscripts, Early Printed Books, Bibles, Books of Prayer, Service Books, Greek and Latin Classics, Later Literature, English and Foreign. The Splendid Library Formed by the late Charles C. Kalbfleisch.
New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, January 10 and 11, 1944, quarto, printed wrappers. (viii), 228 pp. Parke-Bernet Galleries, Auction catalogue 514. 1,011 lots listed. Numerous illustrations, many of which are of bindings. Fore-edge of front wrapper soiled, contents clean. Item #27643
#AA32016. Scale 1:72. Limited Edition #1734 of 2,001 with the Limitation certificate. Never removed from original box. Item is without flaw, box also very fine. This is one of many hundreds of diecast scale models recently acquired in very fine condition in original packaging. Item #27795