Tells of a wealthy & talented young man who in his few short years put his name to what is acknowledged as “The Best Car in The World”, between times he would ‘Fly the Sky’ first in balloons and then in the canvas, wood & piano wire powered structures that were then ‘State of the Art’. First to fly the Channel, there & back.
Publisher’s original illustrated card wrap covers 8vo. Contains 48 printed pages of text with archive monochrome photographs throughout. Condition good.