"A" Ed. ND. circa 1950. Clean, little wear. Innards clean & tight. 164 pp Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: Interplanetary Flight an Introduction to ...
Editorial: L. Harper & Brothers, Publishers
Condición del libro: Very Good
Edición: First Edition.
Descripción Temple Press, United Kingdom, 1950. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. 1st Edition. Temple Press, UK, 1950. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. DJ in additional plastic sleeve. Minimal shelf wear. Some slight foxing but overall nice and clean. Excellent value for money. Nº de ref. de la librería 001731
Descripción Temple Press Ltd., London, 1952. Hard Cover. Estado de conservación: Good. Reprint. v-viii, 164pp; illustrated, blue cloth boards, spine faded and tanned, few spots to boards. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Nº de ref. de la librería 043930
Descripción Harper & Brothers. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good. Dust jacket missing. Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. Lightly scuffed at all extremities. A handsome copy of this increasingly scarce item. Nº de ref. de la librería 1309069495
Descripción Temple Press, London, United Kingdom, 1950. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Lacks front free E/P. 164p incl. index. B&W photos. Drawings. Graphs. Bibliography. Topics include: The earth's gravitational field; The rocket; The problem of escape by rocket; The earth-moon journey; The atomic rocket; Spaceships and space stations; Interplanetary flight, etc. Page edges foxed. Spine sunned. In the Technical Trends Series. [Astronautics. Spaceships and Space Stations. Interplanetary flight]. Nº de ref. de la librería 010178
Descripción Harper & Brothers Publishers. Estado de conservación: Fair. publisher is L. Harper, no date given - 1951??, 1st US printing or early printing, L. Harper on title page, A on title page, A* on half-title page, blue cloth, covers edgeworn, spine ends a bit ragged, interior is clean and sound, b/w plates, no dust jacket. Nº de ref. de la librería B21192-SC
Descripción Temple press, London, 1951. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Good. photographs & diagrams Ilustrador. Reprint. as can be seen in the photographs, the previous owner has protected the dust jacket using sticky tape which has darkened, across the top and bottom edges. There are a couple of short fares at the corners. Previous owner's name stamped, and book plates on the 1st page. There is no other damage to describe. Arthur C Clarke's book is a short, modestly technical introduction to space exploration written by Arthur C. Clarke, and published in 1950. It includes material accessible to readers with a high-school level of science and technical education, covering the elements of orbital mechanics, rocket design and performance, various applications of Earth satellites, a discussion of the more interesting and accessible destinations in the Solar System (such as they were understood at the time of writing), and in a final chapter covering the rationale and value of human expansion off the Earth. (Courtesy of Wikipedia) Second impression. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. VIII, 164, (2) pages, with bibliography & in-depth and mathematical appendix to stop illustrator with XV plates and drawings, and with text figures. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs & diagrams. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science & Technology; Astronautics; Exploration. Inventory No: 0252117. Post will be reduced to $7.80 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order. Nº de ref. de la librería 0252117
Descripción Temple Press Limited, London, 1960. Cloth. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Good. Temple Press Limited. 1960. Blue and white dustjacket with some shelf wear to upper edges. blue cloth covers with title stamped on white background on spine and white emblem on front cover.Interior unmarked in as new condition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Nº de ref. de la librería 002224
Descripción Harper & Brothers n.d.[post 1953], New York, 1953. 3rd impression. With 16 pls, 14 text figs. Ilustrador. First Amer. ed. 7 1/2 x 5", viii, 164 p., Author's first book. The 2nd impression corrected misprints & minor errors. This, the 3rd impression, includes an update note, but the text remains unchanged. The British sheets were used for this edition. The post-1953 publication date for this impression is suggested bythe appearance of "1950-53" after Clarke's name on the t.p. and a laid-in article from Time Magazine dated Sept. 1954. This is a clean, crisp copy with a DJ that has done its job yet still looks good, especially in its mylar covering. VG. Blue cl. Edge tears & wear to DJ, esp. to spine ends., Good DJ. Nº de ref. de la librería 003529
Descripción Harper & Bros, New York. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good Plus. Illustrated Ilustrador. First Edition. First Edition. Original cloth, near fine, in very good plus dust jacket with the original price intact on the front flap. Illustrated. Nº de ref. de la librería 010248
Descripción L. Harper & Brothers, New York, 1951. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. Blue cloth binding rubbed at spine ends & corners; leaf edges & endpapers foxed/smudged, else a very sturdy, tight & clean copy, with bright, clear ils. Dj rubbed at extremities; corners abraded; surface lightly foxed/smudged, jacket now protected in clear cover. ; Good b&w photos and ils. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 164 pages. Nº de ref. de la librería 47107