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Image for ANDREE'S FLIGHT INTO THE UNKNOWN, IMPRESSIONS AND PHOTOGRAPHS OF AN EYE-WITNESS

ANDREE'S FLIGHT INTO THE UNKNOWN, IMPRESSIONS AND PHOTOGRAPHS OF AN EYE-WITNESS

By: Jonas Stadling

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Century, 1897


ARCTIC; EXPLORATION; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 10 pages; ANDREE'S FLIGHT INTO THE UNKNOWN--Impressions an photographs of aneyewitness, antique periodical appearance by Jonas Stadling, CenturyMagazine 1897, 10 pages with 13 black and white photos and a facsimilesignature. Just the article, not the whole magazine. Pages measureabout 9.5x6.5." I have only skimmed the long detailed text but it is my sense that itcovers the launching of the balloon which was... View more info

Image for DICTIONNAIRE RAISONNE DE PHYSIQUE [WITH OBSERVATIONS SUR LES NOUVELLES DÉCOUVERTES AEROSTATIQUES ET SUR LA PROBABILITE DE POUVOIR DIRIGER DES BALLONS]. [COMPLETE 3 VOLS] BALLOONING

DICTIONNAIRE RAISONNE DE PHYSIQUE [WITH OBSERVATIONS SUR LES NOUVELLES DÉCOUVERTES AEROSTATIQUES ET SUR LA PROBABILITE DE POUVOIR DIRIGER DES BALLONS]. [COMPLETE 3 VOLS] BALLOONING

By: Brisson, Mathieu-Jacques.

Price: $1,692.00

Publisher: Paris:, Leboucher & Lamy,, 1761

Edition: First Edition (?)


B&W Illustrations; [4], xvi, 708; [4], 769 pages, including half-titles; 90 engraved plates. [2] (of [6]) pages; [2], 34 pages; plate volume lacks half-title and leaf after title but has all plates. Together, 4 volumes in 3. 4to, 254x193 mm, first 2 volumes in contemporary mottled calf gilt, third in contemporary 1/2 calf; dampstaining in gutters at end of Volume 2, contents otherwise clean. 19th-century religious institutional stamp on titles. NOTES; first edition, com... View more info