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U.S. wins balloon race the fourth time; Fliers found New York circuit severe test; Zeppelin disaster will not halt progress; The Grahame-White 5-seater biplane. . . In: Aero and Hydro. America’s Aviation Weekly, Vol. VII, No. 4.

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U.S. wins balloon race the fourth time; Fliers found New York circuit severe test; Zeppelin disaster will not halt progress; The Grahame-White 5-seater biplane. . . In: Aero and Hydro. America’s Aviation Weekly, Vol. VII, No. 4.

by [AVIATION -- MAGAZINE]. NOEL, E. Percy (Ed.)

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[Chicago: Noel & Company, Oct. 25, 1913. 4to. [37]-56 pp. Numerous photos, text illustrations, illustrated ads. Illustrated printed softcovers, photo cover art photo of Ralph Upson & A.D. Preston and the Balloon Goodyear winning the race (minor thumbing, dustsoiling, shelfwear), still VG- copy, from the collection of Albert Colson (1898-1975), World War I veteran, who trained to fly with the Portland-Based Dudrey Aircraft Company. First edition of this scarce early aviation periodical, including photos and article on Glenn Curtiss in Russia, scale drawings of the Grahame-White Aero-Char-A-Bancs, as well as the Deauville Hydro Competition.

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Zephyr Used & Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
48081
Title
U.S. wins balloon race the fourth time; Fliers found New York circuit severe test; Zeppelin disaster will not halt progress; The Grahame-White 5-seater biplane. . . In: Aero and Hydro. America’s Aviation Weekly, Vol. VII, No. 4.
Author
[AVIATION -- MAGAZINE]. NOEL, E. Percy (Ed.)
Book condition
Used
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Noel & Company,
Place of Publication
[Chicago:
Date published
Oct. 25, 1913.
Keywords
Aviation, Flying, Lincoln Beachey, Trade Magazines, Magazine, Journals, Periodicals, Mechanical Engineering, Aero Club of Illinois, Aero and Hydro, Aeronautical Engineering, Lighter-than-Air, L-T-A, L.T.A., Dirigibles, Balloons, Ballooning, Zeppelin, Zepp

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