Category: Aeronautics


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"Sur la stabilité des aéroplanes et la construction rationnelle des plans sustentateurs." WITH: SEUX, E. "Sur un mode de construction des plans aéroplanes, permettant d'augmenter, dans de notables proportions, leur valeur sustentatrice." WITH: BOUQUET DE LA GYRE. "Sur l'atterrissage des aéroplanes." In: Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaires des Seances de L'Academie des Sciences, Vol. 142, Janvier - Juin, 1906.

By: SEUX, Edmund.

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Paris:, Gauthier-Villars, 1906., 1906

4to. Pages 79-81; 772-773; 120-121. [Entire volume: 1649 pp.] 1 fig. in the last article. Brown cloth, gilt spine. Ex library ms. paper spine labels, blind-stamp of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, Solar Observatory. Fine. FIRST EDITION. Early Airplane Research. Early French works of the design of airplanes, written in the same year that A. Santos Dumont flew an aeroplane flying machine. Brockett, Bibliography of aeronautics, pp. 765, 766, 144. First Edition. View more info

A History of Flying.


Price: $50.00

Publisher: London:, B. T. Batsford, (1953)., 1953

First edition. 8vo. 304 pp. Numerous photos, illus. , index. Blue cloth, dust-jacket; jacket extremities rubbed, 2 rubber stamps (1 on half-title), else fine. First Edition. View more info

Aeronautical and Miscellaneous Note-Book (ca. 1799-1826) of Sir George Cayley; with an appendix comprising a list of the Cayley papers.

By: CAYLEY, Sir George.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, W. Heffer & Sons for The Newcomen Society, 1933., 1933

Series: The Newcomen Society for the Study of the History of Engineering & Technology, Extra Publication No. 3. 8vo. xx, 93 pp. Two plates including frontis., figures. Quarter black-stamped vellum over light brown buckram, t.e.g. Burndy bookplate. Fine. RARE IN DELUXE BINDING. View more info

Aeronáutica y Ciencia [with] Aerodinámica: Temas seleccionados a la luz de su desarrollo historic por Theodore von Kármán. Versió Española de Antonio Pérez-Marín.

By: ROSELL, Antoni Roca & José Manuel SÁNCHEZ RON; Theodore von KÁRMÁN.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Seville):, Algaida/INTA, 1992., 1992

2 volumes. 8vo. 199; 217 pp. Original black-stamped black cloth, dust-jackets, in silver-stamped black cloth publisher's slipcase; jackets slightly creased, case lightly bumped. Bookplates of Boston University Professor of History Thomas F. Glick and Burndy Library. Near fine. ISBN: 8476473982 ISBN: 8476473990 View more info

Bibliography of Aeronautics.


Price: $75.00

Publisher: Washington:, Smithsonian Institution, 1910., 1910

FIRST EDITION. Series: Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Vol. 55. 8vo. xiv, 940 pp. Printed wrappers; worn. Burndy bookplate. Small library blind stamp on front cover. Very good. First Edition. View more info

Conquest of the Air, the Evolution of Aeronautics to 1883: an Exhibition Arranged for the Visit of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Pacific Division, June 16, 1941.

By: [Huntington Library and Art Gallery; Pacific Division of the American Association for the Advancement of Science].

Price: $2.00

Publisher: San Marino:, Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, 1941., 1941

Illus.; minute water stains and margin nicks. Original self-printed wrappers bound in plain boards. Burndy bookplate. Very good. View more info

Elementary air navigation.

By: LYON, Thoburn C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York:, National Aeronautics Council, 1944., 1944

219 x 147 mm. 8vo. [viii], 116 pp. 1 color folding map, 49 figs., tables, index. Blue cloth, dust-jacket; laminated. Ownership stamp. Very good. View more info

Guide to photographic collections at the Smithsonian Institution. National Air and Space Museum. Volume IV.

By: Smithsonian Institution; REDDING, Joan & Diane Vogt O'CONNOR

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington DC:, Smithsonian Institution Press, (1995)., 1995

Large 8vo. xiii, 263 pp. Figs., index. Printed wrappers; corners bent. Burndy bookplate. Very good. ISBN: 1560984147 View more info

The biology of flight.

By: FITZPATRICK, Frederick L. & Karl A. STILES.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York:, Macmillan, 1942., 1942

Air-Age Education Series. Reprint. 8vo. viii, 162 pp. 55 figs., bibliog., index. Blue cloth; laminated. Ownership stamps. Very good. View more info