The Aeroplanes of the Royal Flying Corps (Military Wing) :: J. m. (John Mcintosh) Bruce

The Aeroplanes of the Royal Flying Corps (Military Wing) :: J. m. (John Mcintosh) Bruce soon to be presented for sale on the special BookLovers of Bath web site!

London: Putnam, 1982, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Includes: Black & white photographs (within the text); Top edge dyed Blue; List of abbreviations; Frontispiece; Appendix;

From the cover: British military aviation with aeroplanes began with the formation of the Air Battalion of the Royal Engineers on i April, 1911. On 13 May, 1912 the Air Battalion became the Royal Flying Corps, comprising a Naval Wing, a Military Wing and a Central Flying School. This book is published to mark the 70th anniversary of that event.

The RFC was formed less than nine years after the first successful powered flight by an aeroplane, yet little more than two year…

Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.

Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (xxv) 642 pages. Index. 8¾” x 5¾”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I woo you with the cream of the crop in my Military Air Force catalogue?


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