Royal Air Force 1918.

[London]: William Kimber, (1968),

First Edition, Proof Copy. octavo, printed heavy paper wrappers. 256pp. William Kimber, Item #23494

Extracts from official communiques issued by the RAF from its formation on April 1, 1918, to the end of the war on November 11, 1918. Daily communiques are arranged chronologically and each week's activities are summarized. Under a "miscellaneous" heading some items in the records have been omitted. Communiques relating to the Independent Force were issued separately. Numerous illustrations from drawings, plans, and photographs. Includes list of aircraft types used by RAF Squadrons and leading particulars of British and German aircraft in use. This copy contains numerous corrections and marginal notes from an aviation bookseller, done before the book was published. An interesting copy. Wear, a few clear tape mends.

Price: $45.00