Item #2864 Lawrence Hargrave Aviation pioneer, inventor and explorer. W. HUDSON SHAW, Olaf RUHEN.

Lawrence Hargrave Aviation pioneer, inventor and explorer

St Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1988. Octavo, illustrated printed wrappers, xxiv, 200 pp., seven double-sided plates, illustrated with diagrams and drawings. Heavy browning, water damaged, overall a reading copy. An account of Lawrence Hargrave's life and inventions such as steam, compressed-air and internal combustion engines. He also worked on plans for wave boats, yachts and flying machines up to his death in 1915. Item #2864

Price (AUD): $20.00