Airships in Peace and War (Second Edition)

By: Hearne, RP (Introduction By Sir Hiram Maxim)

Price: £135.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


xlviii + 324pp + 16pp adverts to rear. 73 illustrations stated, in this copy the final plate (Italian Military Dirigible) is not bound in, but an additional plate (Kimball Helicopter) is included, plus a drawing of the Wright Aeroplane, so this copy has 74 illustrations. Pictorial blue boards, bumping to corners, edge rubbing, board hinges weakening but still quite secure. Foxing throughout, top edge of pages gilt, rough cut fore- and bottom edges, some edge loss, occasional edge tear, a few marks. Overall a Good copy of a very scarce title. This is the 1910 second edition with additional chapters to the 1908 1st edition. A very decent working cum reference copy.

Title: Airships in Peace and War (Second Edition)

Author Name: Hearne, RP (Introduction By Sir Hiram Maxim)

Categories: Aviation - Pre WW1, Military History - Pre WW1,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: London, John Lane the Bodley Head Limited: 1910

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket (Pictorial Boards)

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 019576

Keywords: Aviation WW1 Airships Zeppelins RAF