French WWI Aircraft Engine Book by Société des Moteurs Salmson Profusely Illustrated

French WWI Aircraft Engine Book by Société des Moteurs Salmson Profusely Illustrated

Code: bor00004

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ARTIFACT: This is a World War I copy of "Soci??t?? des Moteurs Salmson Moteurs D'Aviation" aircraft motor reference manual. Salmson was initially a Paris engineering company created in 1890 by Emile Salmson. Eventually the outfit took on the manufacture of car, and later, airplane engines. This book concentrates on two motors, the A-9 and the R-9. It has several illustrations and fifteen fold-out engine diagram pages (planches) at the end.

VINTAGE: Published circa World War I (1920).

SIZE: 51 pages including illustrations. plus fifteen fold-out diagram pages. Approximately 8-1/2" in height and 5-3/8" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Stock paper cover, paper.

ATTACHMENT: Glued binding.

MARKINGS: Imprimerie L. Pochy 52. Rue du Chateau Paris (on back cover).

ITEM NOTES: This is from a reference book collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAEX03 LAAEX6/13 SAAEX12/16

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The book has some light wear to the cover and a band of fading at the edges; no writing, tears or stains inside.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.