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ASTRA CASTRA.
Turnor, Hatton.

ASTRA CASTRA.

Experiments and Adventures in the Atmosphere. Chapman & Hall 1865.
1st Ed. Large 4to. [xxiv] + 530pp. Frontis., 40 plates and numerous vignettes. E.ps. very lightly spotted, ex.-libris Mike Willoughby, frontis. re-tipped to hinge, upper hinge neatly repaired, contemporary morocco backed boards rubbed with sl. wear to extremities, corners sl. bumped, rebacked with original spine laid down. Roll of the first 500 aeronauts, with the date and place of their ascents.
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