Item #1264 Song of the Sky. Guy Murchie.
Song of the Sky

Song of the Sky

London: Secker and Warburg, 1955. first edition. hardcover. 8vo 408pp. from front flap: "Fifty years ago a machine that man could actively propel through the air was unheard of. Today men ride the skies confidently at beyond the speed of sound and invent rockets with which to pioneer into outer space. Song of the Sky is in part a deeply informed and thrilling account of how they have done these things. But it is a great deal more than that. . . " Book very good: mild shelf wear to edges of boards, spots of foxing to paste downs and endpapers, sticker residue on copyright page w/offset on title, text clean, binding tight. / DJ good: chipping with loss at top and bottom of spine, mild age toning/soil. NOT clipped (21s. net). Item #1264

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Price: $60.00

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