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Air Road to the Isles: The Memoirs of Captain E.E. Fresson (2008 Hardback)


£40.00

Very good condition used 2008 Second Edition
Hardback with un-clipped Dust Jacket.

Published by Kea Publishing, Scotland.
Author: Captain E.E. Fresson OBE.
Illustrations by John Blake.
ISBN: 9780951895894.
Approx dims: 220mm h x 155mm w x 40mm d.

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Air Road to the Isles: The Memoirs of Captain E.E. Fresson OBE

(Unabridged Edition)

Condition and Description:

Very good condition used 2008 Second Edition Hardback with un-clipped Dust Jacket.

Published by Kea Publishing, Scotland.
Author: Captain E.E. Fresson OBE.
Illustrations by John Blake.
ISBN: 9780951895894.
Approx dims: 220mm h x 155mm w x 40mm d.

Intact clean glossy condition, un-clipped dust jacket with some creasing to corners and edges, plus slight signs of handling. Intact DJ spine with slight fraying to bottom left corner. DJ over very good condition blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. 441 clean pages of English text with some b&w sketch illustrations, 6 b&w maps, plus 32 pages of b&w photo illustrations and 6 pages of colour photo illustrations, no inscriptions. Image shown is actual book for sale.

Synopsis of Air Road to the Isles:

E.E. Fresson served in the Royal Flying Corps, built aeroplanes in China & barnstormed his way around the UK, but is best remembered as a pioneer of commercial aviation in the north of Scotland during the 1930s. He founded Highland Airways & flew civilian services through World War II, & until his company was nationalised in 1948.