The Conquest of the Air.
New York: Random House, 1972. First edition 4to. 264 pp. Light wear to head and tail of spine, top corners bumped, some scratching to back cover, previous owner's inscription to front page, some foxing to end-papers and edges, book slightly shaken. Dust jacket torn at head of spine, worn lightly at tail of spine, edges, and corners, some scratching and rubbing to front and back, top corners wrinkled. History of planes, from the first experiments with flying machines to the military fighters of the sky. Illustrated with color and black-and-white photographs. Very Good in Very Good dj Cloth 394474740x (Item ID: 40806)