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Forty Years On… - ANON.

Handley Page, 1949, Hardback ..
Condition: Good. Covers a little dulled and somewhat soiled. Internally bright and clean.

Black cloth with now faded gilt logo and titling to upper board. Illustrated with B&W photographs. The story Handley Page Limited, the first Company to be constituted exclusively for the design and manufacture of' aeroplanes, is a cross-section of aviation since it emerged. Early in the twentieth century, from the speculative to the scientific, experimental and operational stages. Handley Page history started within a short time of man's conquest of the air: it began in the pioneer days when only an enlightened few believed in the immense potentialities of heavier-than-air flight. 95pp. Introduction / preface by Sir Frederick Handley Page & Lord Brabazon of Tara.

£17.00 (Now Sold)