A.P. 1565B. Original copy dated December 1941 with various amendments to August 1942. Approx. 22 pages plus pullout diagrams/photos. Loose-leaf format. For the MK.IIA and IIB Spitfire fitted with the Merlin XII engine. Covers a general description of the aircraft, plus information on fuel and oil systems; aircraft controls; engine controls; cockpit accomodation and equipment; operating equipment and controls; navigational, signalling and lighting equipment etc. The cover is a bit faded and some of the pages have pulled out from the string binding. Named to a Sqdrn. Leader Barber on the cover. Good used overall. Stock code P15741.