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Title: Van Brik tot Freedom Fighter. Vijftig jaar Nederlandse Luchtmacht Vliegtuigen. [Derde druk (vol. I); Eerste druk (vol. II); Third edition (vol. II); First edition (vol. I)].
Description: Zwolle, La Rivière & Voorhoeve, 1962-, 1963. 2 vols. Vol. Ithird edition, 1963) original cloth, gilded title on front cover and spine, dustjacket; Vol. II (First edition, 1962) original printed and illustrated stiff wrappers. 201, 166pp. Frontispieces, Numerous black/white illustrations with captions on tog. 69 photo-plates, extensive tables at end of volume II listing registration-numbers of dutch military aircraft pre-, and post-second World War, indication of numbers of aircraft available, List of german and dutch aircraft losses May 1940, supplementary note on [dutch] Squadron markings, tables of contents. Nicely designed original lino-cut exlibris on rectos of f.e.p.'s. Dutch language historical review describing and illustrating half-a-century of dutch military aircraft and aviation. volume I:Met Stofbril en leren Vliegkap (with Goggles and leather flying-cap); II: In de Schietstoel (In the Ejector Seat). Good set, volume I WITH dustjacket (dustjacket a bit frayed at rims and sellotape repairs to blank verso; vol. II with sellotape reinforcement of spine, rims of wrappers and both inner joints, very reasonable though, contents very good; private ms. annotations in ink by previous owner to f.e.p.'s of both volumes).

Keywords: aircraft military militaria dutch history development war second worldwar review aviators aviation luftwaffe fighters planes bombers

Price: EUR 75.00 = appr. US$ 81.51 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 49322