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Garry Halliday and the Disappearing Diamonds, Blake, Justin
1 Blake, Justin Garry Halliday and the Disappearing Diamonds
London Faber & Faber 1960 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some light foxing to end papers and fore edge. Loosely inserted is note from "The Advertiser Children's Club" noting the book as a prize for getting 50 points in competitions. 125 pages Here is Garry Halliday, air-line pilot and a favourite television hero to all those who regularly follow the progress of his adventures against that unseen master-criminal, the Voice. The story of the Disappearing Diamonds, in which Garry comes up against the Voice for the first time, is told by his friend and co-pilot, Bill Dodds. ID260231 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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White's Flight.  An Australian pilot's epic escape from Turkish prison camp to Russia's Revolution., Brenchley, Fred and Elizabeth
2 Brenchley, Fred and Elizabeth White's Flight. An Australian pilot's epic escape from Turkish prison camp to Russia's Revolution.
Brisbane Wiley 2004 1740311000 / 9781740311007 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs & Maps. An excellent copy. 252 pages White was a WW1 pioneer aviator and in the first intake of the Australian Flying Corps - captured during WW1 and imprisoned in Turkey. From there he escaped to the Russian Revolution. An extraordinary story. ID257552 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Not So Silent Sam. A Biography of Stephen "Sam" Calder OBE, DFC, JP Northern Territory Pilot, Pastoralist, Politician, Buchanan, Bobbie
3 Buchanan, Bobbie Not So Silent Sam. A Biography of Stephen "Sam" Calder OBE, DFC, JP Northern Territory Pilot, Pastoralist, Politician
Rockhampton Central Queensland University Press 2000 187599873x / 9781875998739 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Previous owner's details on small sticker to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 150 pages ID200775 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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4 BUCK, Robert N. Weather Flying: A practical book on flying in all kinds of weather, by a pilot for pilots
New York Macmillan 1976 14th printing Hardcover 
Octavo size,, Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket - now protected. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's initials to front free end paper. 261pages. ID11657 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Fatal Englishman Three Short Lives, Faulks, Sebastian
5 Faulks, Sebastian The Fatal Englishman Three Short Lives
London Vintage 1996 0091792118 / 9780091792114 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Small tear to upper front DJ corner. 309 pages A triple biography of three English prodigies - one a painter [Christopher Wood], one a foreign correspondent [Jeremy Wolfenden] and the other a fighter pilot [Richard Hillary] ID285724 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Reef Pilots. The History of the Queensland Coast and Torres Strait Pilot Service, Foley, John H.C. Capt.
6 Foley, John H.C. Capt. Reef Pilots. The History of the Queensland Coast and Torres Strait Pilot Service
Sydney Banks Bros. & Street 1982 0959335803 / 9780959335804 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Inscribed by Norman Rogers, theJoint Secretary of the Queensland Coast and Torres Strait Islander Service at the time of publication and writer of the Foreword. Endpaper maps. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 202 pages This book traces the history of the pilot service from its beginnings to the present day. ID285950 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Reef Pilots. The History of the Queensland Coast and Torres Strait Pilot Service, Foley, John H.C. Capt.
7 Foley, John H.C. Capt. Reef Pilots. The History of the Queensland Coast and Torres Strait Pilot Service
Sydney Banks Bros. & Street 1982 0959335803 / 9780959335804 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Endpaper maps. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 202 pages This book traces the history of the pilot service from its beginnings to the present day. ID141926 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Lindbergh Alone May 21. 1927, Gill, Brendan
8 Gill, Brendan Lindbergh Alone May 21. 1927
New York Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1977 0151524017 / 9780151524013 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners and DJ spine very lightly faded. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 216 pages The author's aim was to observe an unknown young man at one moment in history and to examine the forces that led him to act as he did. ID282577 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Mezze Little Bites of Flying, Living and Golfing, Green, Oliver
9 Green, Oliver Mezze Little Bites of Flying, Living and Golfing
Melbourne Ryan Publishing 1999 1876498021 / 9781876498023 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with black and white photographs and several maps. 374 pages Oliver Green was a distinguished WW2 RAF fighter pilot, a POW, a commander of British airforce bases, Britain's representative to NATO, and a passionate golfer. The last lead him to build two famous golf courses at Woburn Abbey. This is a social, military and sporting history recounted by an old world English officer and gentleman with a keen eye for detail and a wry humour who balances life's grim realities with a joyous appreciation of the foibles of human nature. ID293231 
Price: 85.00 AUD
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My Old Man and the Sea  A Father and Son Sail Around Cape Horn, Hays, David & Hays, Daniel
10 Hays, David & Hays, Daniel My Old Man and the Sea A Father and Son Sail Around Cape Horn
Chapel Hill Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 1995 1565121023 / 9781565121027 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations/maps. Endpapers show pilot chart of Summer conditions for the South Pacific and the approach to Cape Horn. xiv, 223 pages + Appendix The story of the authors' 17,000 miles trip to the bottom of the world and back. ID258852 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Last Enemy, Hillary, Richard
11 Hillary, Richard The Last Enemy
London Macmillan 1978 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Top edge lightly foxed. vii, 221pages Memoirs of a young Australian pilot who served with the RAF during the Battle of Britain and was one of the first pilots to be shot down. He was trapped in the blazing cockpit of his aircraft but managed to stuggle free and bail out. After being picked up at sea he was transferred to the Margate Hospital suffering severe burns and shock. It was during this recovery time that he wrote this book. ID257159 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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12 Jerram, Mike The World's Classic Aircraft
Bideford, Devon Charles Herridge 1984 0946569053 / 9780946569052 Reprint Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 189 pages From canvas to the Corncorde and the view from the pilot's seat ID270974 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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T-6 TEXAN The Immortal Pilot Trainer, Jesse, William
13 Jesse, William T-6 TEXAN The Immortal Pilot Trainer
London Osprey Aerospace 1991 1855321548 / 9781855321540 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 128 pages ID146077 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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14 Linklater, Andro The Code of Love A true story
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 2000 0297643584 / 9780297643586 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Fine condition in Fine Dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 235 pages Tells the moving true story of a love that survives separation, madness and war. In 1939 Pamela Kirrage became engaged to a young RAF pilot Donald Hill. But with the onset of WW2 their plans fell apart. Hill was transferred to Hong Kong and sensing that he was caught up in the sweep of great events he began a diary in an old school exercise book. However, officers were prohibited from keeping such records and Hill devised a secret code that transformed his works into numbers. With the fall of Hong Kong, Hill became a POW but took his diary with him. This book is the story of Pamela's search to break the code in the book and to discover what Hill had endured and how it had affected him. ID225068 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Battle Order 204: A bomber pilot's story, Mattingley, Christobel
15 Mattingley, Christobel Battle Order 204: A bomber pilot's story
Sydney Allen & Unwin 2007 1741751616 / 9781741751611 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 314 pages ID229456 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Diary of a Spitfire Pilot, Mawer, Granville Allen
16 Mawer, Granville Allen Diary of a Spitfire Pilot
Sydney Rosenberg Publishing 2011 1921719184 / 9781921719189 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 224 pages The author flew spitfires over the English Channel and over Darwin. ID297047 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Pilot's Notes The Hudson V Aeroplane Two Twin Wasp R-1830-S3C4-G Engines Air Publication 1690 E, No Author Noted
17 No Author Noted Pilot's Notes The Hudson V Aeroplane Two Twin Wasp R-1830-S3C4-G Engines Air Publication 1690 E
Loughton, Essex Sapphire Productions n.d Facsimile Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Facsimile of the pilot's notes for the Hudson V Aeroplane issued in March 1941. Reprint includes written notes in text by original owner of the manual. A fold-out diagram and 2 fold-out charts to rear. 31 pages + 4 pages of amendments and foldout diag ID258519 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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18 O'Brien, Terence Out of the Blue A pilot with the Chindits
London Collins 1984 0002171988 / 9780002171984 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. 272 pages Memoirs of a wartime aviator, who in late 1943 began flying missions of supply and evacuation for The Chindits, the units operating behind the enemy lines in Burma. ID85339 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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19 O'Brien, Terence Out of the Blue A pilot with the Chindits
London Collins 1984 0002171988 / 9780002171984 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. 272 pages Memoirs of a wartime aviator, who in late 1943 began flying missions of supply and evacuation for The Chindits, the units operating behind the enemy lines in Burma. ID271304 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Luftwaffe Handbook 1939-1945, Price, Alfred
20 Price, Alfred The Luftwaffe Handbook 1939-1945
London Ian Allan 1977 0711006326 / 9780711006324 1st Edition Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Front free endpaper has minor stain to edge. Bookplate to front pastedown and previous owners neat stamp to title page. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 111 pages Covers The High Command; The Flying Units; The Fighter Force; The Bomber Force; Airborne Assault Operations; Pilot Training; The Flak Arm; The Fieseler Flying Bomb; and Short Biographies of seinor commanders. ID296299 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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