Publisher: C Arthur Pearson, London;
Date of Publication: 1919
Stock Code: 6232
FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp 156. 8 plates including frontispiece photograph of “ A Daylight Bomber”; 63 figures within text. Original pale blue cloth with dark blue titles to spine and upper board and matching border to upper board. Spine sunned with light wear to tips; boards slightly surface soiled with bruised upper corners. A slightly shaken copy. Ownership inscription with address to ffep dated in year of publication; textblock edges toned otherwise contents clean. A Good copy.
Scarce early guide to flight aimed at novices, by the author of “Aeroplanes and Aero Engines”. Contents include notes on aircraft maintenance, learning with an instructor, night flying and flight over water as well as basic solo flying techniques.