London: B.T. Batsford, 1954. First edition. Small quarto, original cloth, 176 pp., frontispiece and plates. One corner of the boards gently bumped, previous owner's bookplate to front endpaper, overall a most attractive copy with the dust-jacket. Item #1502
Commander Warren Merriam was an aviation pioneer and early flying instructor, who taught many of the famous Aces of the First War. This book is an account of the dangerous and experimental days of aviation, and is of keen interest to historians of the subject.
Price (AUD): $100.00