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by Jennings, Peter

First Edition

Price: $85.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA

  • Seller Inventory #: 010390
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Illustrator: Illustrated
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0902633171
  • ISBN 13: 9780902633179
  • Publisher: Picton Publishing
  • Place: Chippenham, UK
  • Date published: 1973

Chippenham, UK: Picton Publishing, 1973. First edition, stated first printing. Cloth binding, 91 pp., illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. SIGNED BY PETER JENNINGS on title page. An award-winning collection of British Aerogrammes, from its birth as a means of sending messages via balloon out of a beleaguered Paris during the Siege of 1870-71, to the production of pictorial Aerogrammes in 1972. Jennings is one of the world's leading authorities on British Aerogrammes (not to be confused with the late ABC news senior news editor). Previous owner names on front flyleaf. Top of dustjacket lamination loosening. Near fine in very good dustjacket. Scarce.. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.