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Skyways: A Book on Modern Aeronautics by  General William Mitchell - 1st Edition - 1930 - from mclinhavenbooks and

Skyways: A Book on Modern Aeronautics

by Mitchell, General William

Condition: Very Good/Very Good

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1930. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. 1st Printing 1 Copyright date is 1930, first edition, first printing. Illustrated with 76 photographs. (8vo), grey pictorial cloth stamped in dark blue, in dust jacket. First Edition. Practical flight described in accessible, non-technical language, which combines the technical features of aeronautics with a general view of its development throughout the world by a former Chief of Air Service. Spine of dust jacket sunned; spine and extremities sunned; some pages toned; overall very good.

  • Bookseller: mclinhavenbooks US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 005614
  • Title: Skyways: A Book on Modern Aeronautics
  • Author: Mitchell, General William
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: J.B. Lippincott
  • Place: Philadelphia
  • Date published: 1930
  • Pages: 314
  • Keywords: Aeronautics
  • Bookseller catalogs: Rare and Collectible;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7 - 9\" tall


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