Jane’s Fighting Aircraft of World War I :: John W. R. Taylor soon to be presented for sale on the excellent BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Studio Editions, 2001, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Diagrams; Cutaways; Silhouettes; 3-column text;
From the cover: When World War I began in 1914, Janes All the Worlds Aircraft had already established a reputation for authenticity after only five years of publication. But few members of the opposing armies and navies expected aeroplanes to prove of any value except as a type of unarmed aerial cavalry, capable of observing movements of man on the ground and ships over the horizon at sea.
By November 1918, however, pilots in swift, heavily-armed fighters were shooting each other from the sky; reconnaissance aircraft photographed every move …
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Price Clipped.
Matching Pictorial boards. 320 pages. 13″ x 10″.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I captivate you with this splendid selection from my Military Air Force catalogue?