AIR MAIL Scott #0 ITALY AIRMAIL POSTA AEREA D’ITALIA INCL. ZEPPELIN Stamp

Condition: ITALY AIRMAIL POSTA AEREA D’ITALIA INCL. ZEPPELIN
Country: ITALY
A Special Item FROM THE ANTIQUARIAN & MODERNARIAN OF POSTAL HISTORY & PHILATELY *************** LA POSTA AEREA D’ITALIA ITALIAN AIRMAIL *** by Piero Consonni, reprint of the 1954 edition with added colour illustrations. In Italian, 48 pages, large format (21 cm x 27 cm). With rarity scale and evaluations. Compendium - Check list: concise history of the subject matter; chronology, listings and evaluations of all the flights from pioneer days of 1911 to the early 1950s. Rescue and damaged mail from crash and accident flights. Newspapers sent via air mail. ZEPPELIN flown covers 1932 to 1935 with chronology, listings and evaluations. BALLOONS from 1784 to 1907. Postcards related to pioneer flights, aerial shows etc with listings, chronology and evaluations. Early but still valid and useful work that keeps the subject matter simple and easy to understand even for those who have little knowledge of the Italian language. This book is recommended both to the novice and the specialist. The flights include domestic ones and those to TO and FROM ITALIAN COLONIES and a variety of countries in Europe, Africa, and the Americas. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 48 pagine, in Italiano con qualche illustrazione a colori. Lavoro ancora valido e utile in ristampa molto curata e di formato piu’ grande dell’originale ( 21 x 27 cm). Include cronologie e valutazioni di tutti i voli dal 1911 ai primi anni ‘50. Comprende anche una buona catalogazione delle cartoline d’epoca sul tema aviazione, spettacoli aviatori ecc; vi e’ pure un elenco dei voli pionieristici per aerostato e anche i voli Zeppelin. Consigliato sia ai neofiti che agli specialisti in quanto il Consonni seppe mantenere il tutto molto semplice e accurato. I voli, oltre a quelli interni, comprendono collegamenti con vari paesi europei, l’Africa e i voli transatlantici da e per le Americhe.
$55.00
Item Id #: 003771