New York: The John Day Company, (1961),
First American Edition. octavo, black cloth in pictorial dust jacket. (x), 246pp. The John Day Company, Item #25821
The author studied official documents, log books, flight reports, military correspondence, and personal interviews to record the aerial "blitz" of London in the years 1914-1918, by Germany's Zeppelins. A record of the inventor of the rigid airship, Count von Zeppelin, and the handful of young British fliers who fought against the lighter-than-air leviathans. Illustrated with photographs. Slight foxing to endpapers, spine of jacket faded. Jacket not price clipped. Small number and an "x" stamped to bottom of text block.