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THE BOYS' BOOK OF AIRSHIPS.
Edition: First edition.
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, (1909.). Hardcover first edition - Includes sections on balloons, dirigibles and other airships and heavier than air machines - kites, gliders and aeroplanes, with a focus on the history and early experiments in many countries, including those of Zeppelin, Santos-Dumont and the Wrights. With 93 illustrations, most on glossy inserted plates. Index, 244 pp.
Condition: Very good+ in blue illustrated boards, sturdy binding with reinforced hinges, some rubbing to the lettering at the bottom of the front cover and a little wear to the ends of the spine, but overall bright and attractive.Book ID: 53596More details Price: $75.00