By: Beaton, Cecil.

Price: $175.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair

47 pp, 9 3/4" H. Text and 67 b&w photographs (all present) by Cecil Beaton. "The author relates his impressions of the men of the R.A.F. & Fleet Air Arm." No date, no notice of additional/later printings - "War Economy Standard". Contents: Preface; Trying Their Wings; The Way They Live; Fighter Pilots; Coastal Command and Fleet Air Arm; Bombers; Fitness and Health; Team Spirit; Back to Earth. Small edge tear archivally taped at bottom of picture page opposite page 21; light toning to text pages; light edge wear/wrinkling to covers with two very small tears archivally taped; a few pages with a small crease at top corner; lean to spine; light creases and light browning to spine; very light soft crease down middle of front cover; approx. a top 1/4 of rear cover is missing - some slight soiling to exposed page; darkening to edges of text block; light waviness to for-edge of text block. Dust jacket is in poor condition with edge wear/chips/tears/creases, moderate rubbing/scuffing, moderate soiling, light browning to spine, archivally taped front flap-fold, protected in a mylar sleeve.


Author Name: Beaton, Cecil.

Illustrator: Cecil Beaton, photographs.

Categories: Military - Aviation, Military - World War II, Photography,

Publisher: London, Hutchinson:

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: Poor

Seller ID: 30602

Keywords: Cecil Beaton, English Photographers, Photographic Works, World War II, second World War, Royal Air Force, R.A.F., Fleet Air Arm, Pilots, Aircrew, Aircraft, Fighter Pilots, Coastal Command, Bombers, Training, Ground Crew, Canadian Fighter Pilots, Night Fighters, Cadets, Torpedoes, Bomber Crews, Stirling, Rear Gunners, Wireless Operators, Bomber Crews.,