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An Ancient Air: A Biography of John Stringfellow of Chard, the Victorian Aeronautical Pioneer - Harald Penrose

Airlife, 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
ISBN: 9781840371840