Great WWII 1943 Edition "Story of the Airship (Non-Rigid)" by Hugh Allen
ARTIFACT: Great WWII, 1943 Edition of The Story of the Airship (Non - Rigid): A Study of One of America's Lesser Known Defense Weapons inscribed by author, Hugh Allen, to US Navy Lieutenant in the year of publication. This example is in excellent condition with its original dust jacket intact. The inscription reads: "TO LT. RN MURRAY SINCERELY HUGH ALLEN AKRON 4 JAN 1943". The book includes information, historical and reference, along with photographs and drawings.
VINTAGE: Circa 1943
SIZE: Approximately 9-2/8" x 6"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Hard cover, ink, paper, sewn/glued binding, dust jacket
ATTACHMENT: Sewn, glued binding
MARKINGS: "PRINTED IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA THE LAKESIDE PRESS, R.R. DONNELLEY & SONS COMPANY, CHICAGO", "AKRON, OHIO, 1943"
ITEM NOTES: This is from a military book collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MEX16 LAFEX8/16
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine&emdash;Excellent): The book shows minor to moderate wear, some discoloration to the pages, all seem to be intact, overall very fine condition.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.