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THE PROVING FLIGHT - A Novel by  David Beaty - Hardcover - Book Club Edition - 1958 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe (SKU: 219104)

THE PROVING FLIGHT - A Novel

THE PROVING FLIGHT - A Novel by  David Beaty - Hardcover - Book Club Edition - 1958 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe (SKU: 219104)

THE PROVING FLIGHT - A Novel

by Beaty, David

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  • Hardcover
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London: Readers Union - Secker and Warburg, 1958. 268 pp. First Book Club Edition. White boards lettered in gilt on the spine; blue upper edge. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; minor chipping at the head of the spine; no interior markings. As well as being a novelist, the author was a wartime pilot, then a commercial pilot for BOAC and a psychologist in the field of human factors which is now an important part of aviation and pilot error.. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. Book.

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Seller
W. Fraser Sandercombe CA (CA)
Seller Inventory #
219104
Title
THE PROVING FLIGHT - A Novel
Author
Beaty, David
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Readers Union - Secker and Warburg
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1958
Keywords
airplane; flying; aviation; flight; aerial;
Bookseller catalogs
Action Adventure;
Size
12mo

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About W. Fraser Sandercombe

We are primarily an Internet-only bookstore, selling on-line for over twenty-three years; our shop can, however, be visited by appointment through an e-mail. We specialize in First Editions and collectible books (and usually have around 500 signed editions in stock at any given moment) ranging through most of the genres: Fantasy; Horror; Science Fiction; Mysteries; and a good selection of Literature; Historical Adventure; History; Outdoors; True Crime; and Assorted Non-fiction. We stock roughly 9000 books and add to our catalogues regularly.

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chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or...[more]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
book club edition
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