Aviation and Military History

Specialists in the fields of antiquarian and in-print books about books, literary first editions, and military history, especially World War I Aviation and World War II Aviation. The Colophon Book Shop was established in 1971 in LaGrange, Illinois, by Robert and Christine Liska. The move to New Hampshire was made in 1982 and we are now located in Exeter, New Hampshire, one hour north of Boston.


Click here to view military books from the collection of Robert D. McGrath which have all been reduced by 50%. This means the price of all the books in this collection have been reduced by 50% off their previously listed price, if it was originally $75 you now pay $37.50. All prices listed reflect the new discount, the price you see is the price you pay. The collection is extensive and new titles will be added every week.





We maintain a large stock of books, letters, documents and photographs, pertaining to World War I Aviation, World War II Aviation, Early Aviation, and other military fields.