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1 BROCKETT, Paul. Bibliography of Aeronautics.
Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1910. 
FIRST EDITION. Series: Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Vol. 55. 8vo. xiv, 940 pp. Printed wrappers; worn. Burndy bookplate. Small library blind stamp on front cover. Very good. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 CAYLEY, Sir George. Aeronautical and Miscellaneous Note-Book (ca. 1799-1826) of Sir George Cayley; with an appendix comprising a list of the Cayley papers.
Cambridge: W. Heffer & Sons for The Newcomen Society, 1933. 
Series: The Newcomen Society for the Study of the History of Engineering & Technology, Extra Publication No. 3. 8vo. xx, 93 pp. Two plates including frontis., figures. Quarter black-stamped vellum over light brown buckram, t.e.g. Burndy bookplate. Fine. RARE IN DELUXE BINDING. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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3 FITZPATRICK, Frederick L. & Karl A. STILES. The biology of flight.
New York: Macmillan, 1942. 
Air-Age Education Series. Reprint. 8vo. viii, 162 pp. 55 figs., bibliog., index. Blue cloth; laminated. Ownership stamps. Very good. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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4 GIBBS-SMITH. A History of Flying.
London: B. T. Batsford, (1953). 
First edition. 8vo. 304 pp. Numerous photos, illus. , index. Blue cloth, dust-jacket; jacket extremities rubbed, 2 rubber stamps (1 on half-title), else fine. First Edition. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 HART, Clive. The Dream of Flight, Aeronautics form Classical Time to the Renaissance.
London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1972. 057109886X / 9780571098866 
8vo. 200 pp. 40 illus., appendices, bibliography, index. Decorative gilt-stamped blue cloth with maroon spine piece; dust-jacket; jacket corner crease. Burndy bookplate. Very good. ISBN 057109886X 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 LYON, Thoburn C. Elementary air navigation.
New York: National Aeronautics Council, 1944. 
219 x 147 mm. 8vo. [viii], 116 pp. 1 color folding map, 49 figs., tables, index. Blue cloth, dust-jacket; laminated. Ownership stamp. Very good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 ROSELL, Antoni Roca & José Manuel SÁNCHEZ RON; Theodore von KÁRMÁN. Aeronáutica y Ciencia [with] Aerodinámica: Temas seleccionados a la luz de su desarrollo historic por Theodore von Kármán. Versió Española de Antonio Pérez-Marín.
(Seville): Algaida/INTA, 1992. 8476473982 / 9788476473986 
2 volumes. 8vo. 199; 217 pp. Original black-stamped black cloth, dust-jackets, in silver-stamped black cloth publisher’s slipcase; jackets slightly creased, case lightly bumped. Bookplates of Boston University Professor of History Thomas F. Glick and Burndy Library. Near fine. ISBN: 8476473982 ISBN: 8476473990 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 SEUX, Edmund. "Sur la stabilité des aéroplanes et la construction rationnelle des plans sustentateurs." WITH: SEUX, E. "Sur un mode de construction des plans aéroplanes, permettant d'augmenter, dans de notables proportions, leur valeur sustentatrice." WITH: BOUQUET DE LA GYRE. "Sur l'atterrissage des aéroplanes." In: Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaires des Seances de L'Academie des Sciences, Vol. 142, Janvier - Juin, 1906.
Paris: Gauthier-Villars, 1906. 
4to. Pages 79-81; 772-773; 120-121. [Entire volume: 1649 pp.] 1 fig. in the last article. Brown cloth, gilt spine. Ex library ms. paper spine labels, blind-stamp of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, Solar Observatory. Fine. FIRST EDITION. Early Airplane Research. Early French works of the design of airplanes, written in the same year that A. Santos Dumont flew an aeroplane flying machine. Brockett, Bibliography of aeronautics, pp. 765, 766, 144. First Edition. 
Price: 700.00 USD
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9 Smithsonian Institution; REDDING, Joan & Diane Vogt O'CONNOR Guide to photographic collections at the Smithsonian Institution. National Air and Space Museum. Volume IV.
Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, (1995). 1560984147 / 9781560984146 
Large 8vo. xiii, 263 pp. Figs., index. Printed wrappers; corners bent. Burndy bookplate. Very good. ISBN: 1560984147 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 [Huntington Library and Art Gallery; Pacific Division of the American Association for the Advancement of Science]. Conquest of the Air, the Evolution of Aeronautics to 1883: an Exhibition Arranged for the Visit of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Pacific Division, June 16, 1941.
San Marino: Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, 1941. 
Illus.; minute water stains and margin nicks. Original self-printed wrappers bound in plain boards. Burndy bookplate. Very good. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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