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5 edition of Travels in the air. found in the catalog.

Travels in the air.

by James Glaisher

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Published by R. Bentley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Balloon ascensions

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy James Glaisher, F.R.S., Camille Flammarion, W. de Fonvielle, and Gaston Tissandier. Ed. by James Glaisher, F.R.S. With one hundred and eighteen illustrations.
    ContributionsFlammarion, Camille, 1842-1925., Fonvielle, W. de 1824-1914., Tissandier, Gaston, 1843-1899.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL620.A1 G6 1871
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii p., 1 leaf, 398 p. incl. illus., plates, ports.
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6980129M
    LC Control Number07003478

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