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    David Cox and Rose Gilbert, illustrations. A Treatise on the Aeropleustic Art, or Navigation in the Air by Means of Kites of Buoyant Sails... London: Longman, Brown, and Co., 1851. Six black and white engraved plates. One folding plate. Bound in illustrated paper over boards. Rubbing, soiling, staining, and wear to extremities. Corners bumped and showing; spine bumped, head and tail of spine affected. Wear and browning on edges. Foxing and thumbsoiling throughout. Front hinge cracking, exposing mull cloth. Ink inscription on ffep. Some offsetting from plates. Good.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    9th-16th Thursday-Thursday
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