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Bird Man

by Leo Valentin

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  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
VG/G
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About This Item

London: Hutchinson, 1955. One man's life-long quest for true "independent" flight. First English translation from the French (Homme-Oiseau) by Mervyn Savill. Blue covers with silver, 127pp with b/w illustrations. Covers have light bumping to head and foot of spine, but very little wear, Dusty, lighty foxed page edges and prelims. Gift inscription on ffep, otherwise internally clean and tight. Ref:104442. First UK Edition. Cloth. VG/G. 14.5x22cm.

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Bookseller
Church Street Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
004442
Title
Bird Man
Author
Leo Valentin
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - VG
Jacket condition
G
Edition
First UK Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Hutchinson
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1955

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About Church Street Books

Second-hand book dealer (formerly in a Diss Shop), with a stock of around 2000 books from modern quality literature to reference, aviation, classics and antiquarian

Glossary

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foxed
Foxing is the age related browning, or brown-yellowish spots, that can occur to book paper over time. When this aging process...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
ffep
A common abbreviation for Front Free EndPaper. Generally, it is the first page of a book and is part of a single sheet that...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.

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