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Thrilling Flights by Johns Captain W E [Edited By] - First Edition - 1935 - from John T. & Pearl Lewis and

Thrilling Flights

by Johns Captain W E [Edited By]

Condition: Very Good/Good

John Hamilton Ltd, U.K, 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Undated but the British Library show it as 1935 and there is no reason to assume this is anything other than a first edition. 224 pages, size 7.5 inches tall by 5 inches. ' Here are true thrilling stories, each by a different author. These twenty stories by airmen make an interesting and thrilling book. Adventures in peace and war. These stories of thrilling flights originally appeared in "Popular Flying," and with the Editor's permission they are now reprinted. Edited by Biggles author W. E. Johns. Contents : Thrilling Flights Told By I. William Courtenay II. Lt.-Col. L. A. Strange, D.S.O., M.C.,D.F.C. III. Capt. C. D. Barnard IV. Capt. W. E. Johns V. Flight-Lieut. T. E. W. Browne, R.A.F.O. VI. " Brevet " VII. Squadron-Leader B. J. W. Brady, D.S.M., R.A.F. (Retired) VIII. Major Charles G. Barker IX. A. G. D. Alderson X. Lieut. W. J. Tremellen, R.A.F. (Retired) XI. Com. Joachim Breithaupt XII. Pauline Gower XIII. Capt. R. W. Frazier, R.A.F. (Retired) XIV. Lieut. V. D. Grant, R.N.A.S. And R.A.F. (Retired) XV. Flight-Lieut. T. Rose XVI. Capt R. W. Mackenzie, M.C. XVII. Flight-Sergt. J. M. Hargreaves XVIII. A. C. S. Irwin (Late R.F.C.) XIX. A. J. Insall (Late R.F.C.) XX. Lieut. S. J. Wise (Retired) .' Book - SEE SCAN Lovely bright blue boards lettered in black, text-block usual spotting to page edges but contents clean, bright and tightly bound. Dust Jacket SEE SCAN Bright but piece missing from foot of front panel and top of spine panel, faint spotting to white background to spine and slight darkening to background to back panel. An attractive copy of this rare volume complete with an attractive jacket, despite the loss. Undated but the British Library gives this as the date of publication and no reason to doubt this is anything other than a first edition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 201-750 grams. Category: Aviation; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 003909..
  • Bookseller: John T. & Pearl Lewis GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 003909
  • Title: Thrilling Flights
  • Author: Johns Captain W E [Edited By]
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: John Hamilton Ltd
  • Place: U.K
  • Date published: 1935
  • Keywords: BZDB31 NOISBN Johns Aviation Flying Planes Aeroplanes Aviation; Thrilling Flights
  • Bookseller catalogs: Aviation;



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