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Size 5.75 x 8.75 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly rubbed around edges with small chips and tears. Not price clipped). Author’s neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1965. Else a clean and tight copy. 406pp. With b/w photographs. The author was one of those responsible for the growth of the Aero industry in the 1950s. He flew in WWI and was involved with Morris motors and later the development of aero engines. Flying, motor racing journalism, the automotive industry and BOAC are amongst the subjects covered from first hand experience.
Title: Out on a Wing. An Autobiography.
Publisher: Michael Joseph. 1964 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 71698
Keywords: BIOGRAPHIES/LETTERS/DIARIES Sir MILES THOMAS, Out on a Wing, Autobiography, photographs Aviation first edition dustwrapper signed