THE STORY OF FLIGHT Vintage Ladybird Book Achievements Series 601 Dust Cover 1962

Excellent book in a good cover
£12.95

Product information

THE STORY OF FLIGHT a Vintage Ladybird Book from the Achievements Series 601. Original Dust Cover 1962.

"This book tells the exciting story of flight. It begins with the first "bird men," who strapped feathered wings to their arms, and it ends with the most modern jet aeroplanes. The splendid pictures and simply told story pick out all the outstanding events of this astonishing achievement of man - the conquest of the air." (from the book)

Published: Wills & Hepworth Ltd., First published in 1960. This edition dates from around 1962.

Price: 2/6 Net.

Dust Cover: Good -  wear at all the corners, rubbing at the top and base of the spine. Small tear (1cm) from the top of the spine at the front. Light shelf wear along the top edge, very light handling marks on the back. (supplied in a removable, protective, archival cover.)


Boards: Matte - Excellent.

Spine: Excellent.

Pages:  Excellent.

Overall: Good condition, 8/10, pre-owned.

Technical specifications

GTIN Does not apply
Stock Number A5510
MPN Does not apply
Brand Wills & Hepworth Ltd
Condition Used
Weight 0.1kg