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Joseph et Etienne, de Montgolfier.

By: LA VAULX, comte de Henri (1870–1930); Paul Tissandier (1881-1945).

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: Annonay:, Daniel Jacomet, 1926.: 1926

Seller ID: LV1748


Folio. [iv], 76 pp. Illus., many in beautiful color, errata; some cords stretched. Printed wrappers; a bit creased, corners bumped. Burndy bookplate. Very good. LIMITED EDITION of 320 copies; this is no. 60. Henry de la Vaulx (1870–1930), who knew Jules Verne, was a balloonist, author, and cofounder of major French and international aeronautical associations. On Oct 9, 1900 he and a companion set a distance record in a balloon traveling 1200 miles from Vincennes,... View more info