Boards (HB) in very good condition with only very light edgewear to cover.Fine series of 52 drawings, some colour, largely portraits of the heroes of the Royal Air Force and their biographies and exploits in World War Two. 143pp., frontis., col. & b/w pls., Size: 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 010435
Titel: DRAWING THE RAF, A BOOK OF PORTRAITS
Verlag: Oxford U. P.
Einband: Hard Cover
Illustrator: Kennington, Eric
Zustand: Very Good
Zustand des Schutzumschlags: No Jacket
Auflage: First Edition.
Buchbeschreibung Oxford University PRess, London. 1942., 1942. Hardback. Tipped-in colour plates and Black and White illustrations. VG in VG- Dust Jacket (DJ worn and chipped). Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 20183
Buchbeschreibung Oxford U. P. London 1942, 1942. 1st edition chipped dust jacket Nice Copy tall octavo. 143pp., frontis., col. & b/w pls., Fine series of 52 drawings, some colour, largely portraits. Ownership inscription o/w VG tight, clean copy. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 55042
Buchbeschreibung London: Oxford University Press, 1942., 1942. SIGNED hardcover first edition - First printing. Includes brief biographies of each of the R.A.F. members pictured. Illustrated with a photographic frontispiece of Kennington and 52 portraits, 4 of which are in full color and tipped-in. Introduction by by Sir Ronald Storrs, foreword by Air Chief Marshall Sir Charles Portal. INSCRIBED by Kennington on the title page and dated "New Year 1944" 143 pp. Very good in teal boards in a rather poor dust jacket (one tipped in plate missing, bookplate on front endpaper, overall chipping and edgewear to the dj, most of front flap of dj torn off - price is still present.) Very uncommon signed. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 76396