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Image for The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIII - No. 257, September (Sept.) 1919 - The Thrills of Parachuting (Cover Illustration)

The Wide World Magazine - The Magazine for Everybody, Vol. XLIII - No. 257, September (Sept.) 1919 - The Thrills of Parachuting (Cover Illustration)

By: "Woodpecker"; McDade, J.; Heilner, V.C.; Macdonald, T.A.; West, J.; Von Blon, J.L.; Jordan, John A.; Rose, Frank; Walkey, C.E.G.; Heald, T.D.; Leslie, H.; Strong, Robert D.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123g4356


Pages 353-440, plus 16 pages of nostalgic ads. Features: Flying in Central Africa - part 2 - tales from the log book of an R.A.F. officer during the campaign in German East Africa - article with interesting photos; Torn by Starving Jackals in Macedonia - Private James McDade of the 6th Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers recounts his experience - with photo of McDade; Death-Struggle with An Alligator - what happened to Van Campen Heilner when he was photographing an alligator ... View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, June, 1947 - ICAO - The International Civil Aviation Organization

Canadian Geographical Journal, June, 1947 - ICAO - The International Civil Aviation Organization

By: Abell, Walter; Ward, J.D.U.; Ayre, Robert; Edge, Frederic

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3432


Pages 249-293 plus seventeen pages of nice vintage ads. Features: An Introduction to Canadian Architecture - major article with dozens of photos; Britain's Trees and Forests; Lawren Harris; PICAO into ICAO - International Civil Aviation Organization; and more. Some of the ads include: 1947 Mercury 114 car; The Monarch 8 car; Canadian Pacific - great one-page color ad for their train travel and Empress Hotel. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, October (Oct.) 25th, 1958 - The Oscar Peterson's at Home

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, October (Oct.) 25th, 1958 - The Oscar Peterson's at Home

By: Allen, Robert T.; Lower, A.R.M.; Callwood, June; Clare, John; Hannon, Leslie F.; Berton, Pierre; Scholefield, Alan

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h2435


92 pages. Cover illustration depicts eel harvesting on the lower St. Lawrence near Baie St. Paul, Quebec. Editorial column on page four strongly supports the decision to suspend production of "the very good but very obsolete fighter aircraft, the Arrow." Nice one-page Rambler automobile ad. Beautiful 2-page colour ad for the new Dodge '59. Features: A Macleans Panel Discussion - a new look at the future of man; A TV Repairman talks back; The gods Canadians w... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering and Aircraft Servicing (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Airway Age - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, January (Jan.) 1932 -  The Sperry Automatic Pilot / The Herrick Vertoplane

Aviation Engineering and Aircraft Servicing (Magazine), With Which is Consolidated Airway Age - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, January (Jan.) 1932 - The Sperry Automatic Pilot / The Herrick Vertoplane

By: Angle, G.; Caldwell, F.; Sperry, E.; Lederer, J.; Allen, J.; Vaughan, G.; Hoffman, E.; Klemin, A.; Herrick, G.; Weidinger, H.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Aircraft Engineering: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h2492


58 pages. Features: Front cover Thompson Valves ad commemorates Major "Jimmy" Doolittle's record transcontinental flight from Burbank to Newark in 1931; Positioning of Link Rod Wrist Pins in Articulated Connecting Rods; Propeller Design; The Sperry Automatic Pilot for Airplanes; Fire Extinguishers; Methods of Laying Out Flat Patterns; Fuel and Lubricants in Relation to Engine Design; The Triangle Parachute; Vortex Theory and the Tapered Wing; The Herrick Vertopl... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine), April (Apr.) 1933 - Editorial on the Akron Disaster / New Boeing Transport

Aviation Engineering (Magazine), April (Apr.) 1933 - Editorial on the Akron Disaster / New Boeing Transport

By: Angle, G.; Hardecker, J.; Searles, E.; Finnie, T.; Miller, R.; Koudry, J.; Anderson, W.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Bryan Davis Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h2498


32 pages. Features: Front cover Thompson Valves ad salutes Canadian Airways Limited; Shank Proportions of Aircraft Connecting Rods; Construction of Aircraft Fuel Tanks; The Effect of Change of Weight on Airplane Performance; The Value of Weight Saving in Aircraft Design; Notes on Stresses in Metal Covering Under the Action of a Uniformly Distributed Load; Copper Hydrogen Electric Welding; The New Boeing Transport; Pratt & Whitney Two-Row Engine Development; World Aviati... View more info

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Canadian Aviation Magazine, February 1939

By: Bankart, D.E.; Field, G. Blackstone; Farrell, Con; Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Keith, R.A.; Finnie, Richard

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0933


56 pages. Features: Cover photo of an Aeronca Chief piloted by Johnny Jones on his non-stop transcontinental flight; Photos taken at the Luncheon at the Annual Meeting of teh Canadian Flying Clubs Association, Chateau Laurier, Ottawa, January 30, 1939; Nice one-page Gold Flake cigarette ad; Flying beyond sixty - article and photos (part 1); Flight tests of the Boeing Stratoliner - article and great photos; Pilots of the Northern Sky use Up-to-date Radios; De Havilland E... View more info

Image for Flying Magazine, August 1920, Volume IX, No. 7

Flying Magazine, August 1920, Volume IX, No. 7

By: Bartlett, Alice Hunt; Woodhouse, Henry; Veit, Sidney B.;

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, Flying Association, Inc.: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1134


Pages 417-480. Many magnificent illustrated ads for manufacturers including United States Rubber, Cantilever Aero Company, Wyman-Gordon Company, J.L. Aircraft Corporation, Vickers, Caproni, Curtiss, American Dirigible Balloon Syndicate, Farman Aeroplanes, Quality Snap Rings, plus a great centerfold ad for the Lawson Airline Company of Milwaukee. The Farman ad is particularly outstanding as it features a photo of their "Goliath" in flight, as well as a list of th... View more info

Image for Newsweek Magazine, August (Aug.) 10, 1981 - Japan's High-Tech Challenge

Newsweek Magazine, August (Aug.) 10, 1981 - Japan's High-Tech Challenge

By: Barton, Clare Bishop; Axthelm, Pete; Greenfield, Meg; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, Newsweek: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838g4886


72 pages. Features: Two-page color-photo ad for the Ford Series 10 tractor, "The World Tractor"; The Tuskegee Airmen Keep on Flying - the 99th Fighter Squadron and the 332nd Fighter Group and the 477th Bomber Group were the only all-black flying units organized by the US Air Force in WWII; Justice Rose Bird of the California Supreme Court; Reagan's War on Drugs - major article with photos, including George Bush Sr. leaning on bales of marijuana; Tax Bill politic... View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, March 1942 - Canada's Aircraft Industry

Canadian Geographical Journal, March 1942 - Canada's Aircraft Industry

By: Bell, Ralph P.; Tallantyre, Renee; Owen, H.G.

Price: $169.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3424


Pages 111-158 plus sixteen pages of nice vintage ads. Features: Canada's Aircraft Industry - dozens of excellent photos of manufacturing and the key people behind it; Against the Dutch East Indian Backdrop - a look at Borneo - article with nice photos; Flying and the Telephone; and more. Some of the best ads include: Lovely Ontario Wines two-color ad inside front cover; General Electric (instruments for Canadian bombers); Malton's National Steel Car; The Hydro-Electric... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Historical Society (CAHS) Journal, Winter 2010, Vol. 48, No. 4 - The Curtiss HS-2L and the Beginnings of a National Air Force

Canadian Aviation Historical Society (CAHS) Journal, Winter 2010, Vol. 48, No. 4 - The Curtiss HS-2L and the Beginnings of a National Air Force

By: Billing, Brick; Halliday, Hugh; Stachiw, Tony; Griffin, John

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Aviation Historical Society (CAHS): 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0560


Pages 114-143 Many great black and white photos. Features: Deliverum Non Dunkum - No. 1 Overseas Ferry Unit; The Crash of KB914; The Curtiss HS-2L and the Beginnings of a National Air Force (part 2); ; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, October (Oct.) 1929 - The Junkers Aero Diesel / Boeing Production Methods

Aviation Engineering (Magazine) - The Technical Journal of the Aeronautical Industry, October (Oct.) 1929 - The Junkers Aero Diesel / Boeing Production Methods

By: Blackburn, E.C. Jr.; Milburn, Lessiter C.; Mankey, W.A.; Johnson, Robert; Scherer, J. Otto; Gassner, Alfred A.; Grosvenor, Graham B.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York City, Bryan Davis Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h2477


52 pages. Features: Heating, Ventilating and Cooling Aircraft for Passenger Transportation; Recent Improvements in Airplane Structures; Materials in Aircraft Structures; Boeing Production Methods; The Junkers Aero Diesel - a water-cooled, vertical six-in-line operating on the well-known Junkers Opposed-Piston Two-Cycle Principle (article with photos); Aerodynamic Anomalies; Welding Our Air Transport Systems; Seaplane Design; New Aircraft - with photo of Fokker F-32 and ... View more info

Image for Air Trails and Science Frontiers Magazine, April 1947 - Over the Arctic

Air Trails and Science Frontiers Magazine, April 1947 - Over the Arctic

By: Boone, Andrew R.; Hays, Major Norman P.; Hertzmark, Elliott S.; Coupling, J.J.; Snody, Allan P.; Forbes; Esther H.; Wilson, Bruce A.; Hoyt, John R.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Street and Smith: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449g1696


118 pages. Many great black and white photos. Features: Airlines Safety; Northrop's Pioneer; Across the Top of the World - Epic story of Dreamboat's 10,000 mile flight over the top of the world, as told by its navigator - article with super photos; Meet Your Instruments; Microwave Radio Bandwagon; The Farmer Takes a Plane - the airplane is definitely proving itself to be an agricultural and farming implement; Aviation Insurance; Alaska - Air Freight Yardstick; Learn to... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, April 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine - Trans-Canada Air Lines is Incorporated - Fantastic Beechcraft Centrefold Ad

Canadian Aviation, April 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine - Trans-Canada Air Lines is Incorporated - Fantastic Beechcraft Centrefold Ad

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0914


36 pages. Features: Cover photo in cab of the new Twin Beechcraft; Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover; Great half-page photo of a De Havilland Dragon above the clouds; Aerial History in the Making - passage of the Act to incorporate the Trans-Canada Air Lines; Great full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features photo of screen star Anna Lee; News and Views of the Month; Early Experiments in British Columbia - an account of experimental efforts in flying condu... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, May 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

Canadian Aviation, May 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0915


40 pages. Features: Cover photo of "Canopus" taking off from the water; Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover; Great full-page Ethyl Corporation ad features William Samuel Henson's plan for the "Aerial Transit Company" in 1843; Trans-Canada Air Lines getting closer to reality; Wonderful full-page photo ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features photo of King George's 1911 coronation procession; News and Views of the month; Full-page ad with photos of Learadio... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, June 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: Light Aeroplane and Flying Training Number / England's Ultra-Light Aeroplanes

Canadian Aviation, June 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: Light Aeroplane and Flying Training Number / England's Ultra-Light Aeroplanes

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.; Melling, Arthur, L.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0916


52 pages. Features: Full-page illustration of Miss Sweet Caporal II in flight; Flying Training - Ancient and Modern; New service inaugurated by Canadian Colonial Airways - article and photo of Douglas DC3 used on new Montreal-New York service; Full-page ad for Golf Flake cigarettes; The Light Aeroplane Business - includes brief write-ups of the many manufacturers plus many photos of their products; Nice full-page Fleet Aircraft ad features photo of the trainer model 7; ... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, March 1938 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: TCA Progress Report

Canadian Aviation, March 1938 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: TCA Progress Report

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0925


52 pages. Features: Cover photo of a Junkers being loaded with heavy freight; Pratt & Whitney ad inside front cover features great photo of the Flying Dreadnaught, the Sikorsky XPBS-1; Great full-page Ethyl Corporation ad with Wright Brothers theme; Excellent full-page photo portrait of Major-General Sir James H. MacBrien, a great friend of aviation who passed away 5 March 1938; Freight-Express Carriage for 1937; Nice full-page Gold Flake cigarette ad with Singapore pho... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation Magazine, September 1938

Canadian Aviation Magazine, September 1938

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Keith, R.A.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0928


48 pages. Features: Super cover photo of a Seversky Pursuit in flight; Nice Ethyl Corporation full-page ad recalls Robert Lathan soaring over Baltimore, Maryland in 1910; Great photo ad for BG spark plugs; Guest editorial by M.E. Ashton about Canada's bush airline operators "Looking for Fair Treatment"; Nice full-page ad for Gold Flake cigarettes features a scene in Delhi, India; The Ottawa Airport Opening - photos with article; Lockheed one-page ad; The 1938 Jo... View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, July 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

Canadian Aviation, July 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Ritchey, V.J.; Main, J.R.K.; Sandwell, Flight Commander A.H.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g0917


36 pages. Features: Great full-page Ethyl Corporation ad features Gabrielle de la Landelle and his design of the "Steam Air Liner" of 1864; North Atlantic Rehearsal - Double crossing of the Atlantic involving the "Caledonia" with photos; Full-age ad for Gold Flake cigarettes; The 8th Annual meeting of the Canadian Flying Clubs Association at Regina - article with photos of Lt.-Col. E.A. McCuster, Cliffe Kaake, W. Stempel, H.B. Monaghan, Dr. J.J. Green; F... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, October (Oct.) 6, 1963 -  Charles De Gaulle Cover Photo

The New York Times Magazine, October (Oct.) 6, 1963 - Charles De Gaulle Cover Photo

By: Brennan Jr., William J.; Crankshaw, E.; Huxtable, A.L.; Schmidt, D.A.; Barnes, C.; Hunt, R.P.; Phillips, Cabell; Heard, Alexander; Vittachi, Tarzie; Ewen, Edward T.; Leedham, C.; Bracker, M.; Hughes, A.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4093


140 pages. Features: Many wonderful fashion ads for men and women; Inside View of the High Court; Russia's Tussle Between Capitalism and Communism; World's Fair Preview - four pages of photos; The "Al Baath' Party Challenges Nasser and has become a serious contender for leadership of the Arab World; Should There Be 'Compensation' for Negroes? - should they receive more than equal treatment in jobs, housing and the like to make up for his years of deprivation?; Brita... View more info

Image for Aviation Engineering (Magazine), March (Mar.) 1933 - World's Largest Autogiro / Army Lighter-Than-Air

Aviation Engineering (Magazine), March (Mar.) 1933 - World's Largest Autogiro / Army Lighter-Than-Air

By: Bruhn, E.; Medvedeff, N.; Smith, P.; Gassner, A.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Bryan Davis Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h2497


32 pages. Features: Front cover Thompson Valves ad salutes Pan American Airways and their 107 airliners; The Moment Distribution Method for Solving Continuous Frameworks; Compound Floating Ailerons; Army Lighter-Than-Air; The Zap Flap; Effect of Controllable Pitch on Airplane Performance; The World's Largest Autogiro - ferries between two Florida country clubs; The Bryce Fuel-Injection Pump; A Radio Transmitter for the Itinerant Flyer; Symposium on Arctic and Winter Fly... View more info