Sale 625 Lot 7

* FERRIS, Richard. How to Fly, or Conquest of the Air. The Story of Man's Endeavours to Fly and of the Inventions by Which He Has Succeeded. London: Thomas Nelson, 1910.

8vo. With frontispiece and illustrations. (Pre- and post-lims with slight spotting.) Original pictorial cloth (slight blistering of cloth). Provenance: A. Hall (signature in pencil).

FIRST EDITION. A scarce book detailing the history of flight through to the present, including a chronological record of flying achievements to that date. A bright copy.


Estimate $100-200







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