The Silent Wing: A Simple Explanation of the Sport of Gliding and Soaring Flight

By: Espin, Charles

Price: £9.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


24pp, 34 b+w photographs, fascinating period guide to the basics of gliding. Photographs show machines of the day, including shots at Dunstable and also one of a glider over Berlin. Period advert to verso of rear cover. Illustrated green/white card covers, small spilt to base of spine, small edge tear to fore-edge of front cover, dated owners name neatly to front cover otherwise VG clean tight copy. Scarce.

Title: The Silent Wing: A Simple Explanation of the Sport of Gliding and Soaring Flight

Author Name: Espin, Charles

Categories: Aviation - WW1, Aviation - Between the Wars,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Birmingham, The Monk Press Ltd: 1934

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: R23296

Keywords: Aviation Gliding Soaring Flight Dunstable Pre-war 1934 Berlin