1940. Item #A5427
Leighton, J. & J. [booksellers]. Catalogue XXXI  of Books including a Collection on Aeronautics. London, n.d. [ca. 1930s-50s? not before 1935]. 66p, 1 ill. on cover. Very good paperbound (pages age browned). ** Almost 500 antiquarian books in many fields of science, history, and literature. Features 236 works on "aeronautics and other early attempts at aviation" in literature and non-fiction, from antiquity into the 20th century. Icarus, balloons, airships, various flying machines (an "aerial steam carriage"), etc. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.