Title: Instructions for the Care and Operation of Model A-I. and E. Hispano-Suiza Aeronautical Engines
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Thus
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ Wright-Martin Aircraft Corporation 1918
Seller ID: 013178
Hispano-Suiza Aeronautical Engines: Birkigt Patents -- Instruction Book, July, 1918, Series No. 4A. Flexible black cloth, lettered in gilt. 164 pp., illus., 6 foldout illustrations within main text, 5 additional large fold-outs (Plates 72-76) at rear. Modestly rubbed edges and corners, slight lean, light vertical creasing on both covers. Foldouts at rear show some soiling along folds and on blank versos, one (Plate 74) with chipping and minor loss along one fold line, one (Plate 76) detached but present and intact. Several of the foldouts show a closed tear from the binding edge, nothing serious. Early portrait leaves show light dampstaining along binding gutters and top edges. Scattered internal soiling, generally light. Former owner signature of J. Newell on front flyleaf. Scarce.
WRIGHT MARTIN HISPANO-SUIZA