“the first work” on Astronautics, 1935

C G Philip – STRATOSPHERE AND ROCKET FLIGHTS (ASTRONAUTICS)

A popular handbook on space flight of the future. Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons Ltd 1935. A vg copy of the first edition. The author in presenting this book to the public, “I believe it to be the first work of its kind published in England.” The book includes a section of the problems of interplanetary space navigation. £400.00