The first volume in The Aircraft Engineer's Handbook series, covering "the hydraulic system, brakes and wheels, air control, heating, fire-fighting and de-icing equipment, instruments, automatic pilots, etc."
Black cloth, gilt; slightly marked. Dustwrapper unclipped, grubby and worn with several small losses (see image).Page edges browned and last few bumped/creased. Owner name/date top ffep, bookseller sticker lower front pastedown. Otherwise internally unmarked. x + 292pp + 2pp adverts to rear; b&w illus and diagrams.