Author:Walker, Frederick, C.E

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Aerial Navigation; a practical handbook on the construction of dirigible balloons, aerostats, aeroplanes, and aeromotors

By: Walker, Frederick, C.E.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Crosby Lockwood and Son: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24662

Condition: Good


(pictorial buckram; no dust jacket) [shelfworn book, hinges cracked but webbing holding well enough, bumping to all extremities, small strip of cloth missing from top of spine, one-time owner's address label at bottom of ffep; it's an ex-library book, with some unfortunate scarring to endpapers from the removal of various labels, but only one overt library marking remaining, a single stamp on the last page of the text that reads "Bulawayo Public Library" (see notes)]. (pen and ink drawings) The most up-to-date how-to-fly book of its time, published a year before the Wright Brothers go... View more info