An Ancient Air: A Biography of John Stringfellow of Chard, the Victorian Aeronautical Pioneer - Harald PenroseAirlife, 2000, Paperback ..
Condition: Near Fine.
Illustrated with black and white photographs. From the cover: “An Ancient Air portrays the hitherto only briefly recorded life of John Stringfellow of Chard (1799-1883), the first man in the world to demonstrate that engine-powered winged flight was practicable.
Size: 8½" x 5¾"
Series: Airlife Classic
Number of Pages: 183