3rd ed., 1939. 111 pp., 19 cold., plates + 133 photo-ills., & ills. Blue cloth; 28 x 20cm. Covers affected by damp but contents clean; overall o/w GOOD+. This delightfully illustrated book which includes 19 coloured plates and 133 photographs and illustrations, contains the following chapters: Gliders. The Development of the Aeroplane. Light Aeroplanes. Air Liners and Freighters. Fighting Aeroplanes. Large Military Aeroplanes. Seaplanes and Flying Boats. Racing Aircraft. Balloons and Small Airships. Large Airships. Helicopters and Autogiros. Special Aeroplanes. How to Fly Aeroplanes. Airways. International Registration Letters for Aircraft. An interesting insight into aviation on the eve of the Second World War.