Chester. Printed for the author by J. Fletcher ; and. sold by W. Lowndes, No. 77, Fleet-street,London; J. Poole, Chester; and other Booksellers, 1786. First Edition. Leather-bound. 8vo. Full calf. Front board nearly detached. Top half of title page missing in action. One colored view missing. 360 pp. Fair. Item #80242
In 1785, Thomas Baldwin, made an ascent from Chester [which] contained many valuable hints and much good advice to aeronauts..." (The Aeronautical Journal, Oct., 1904. p. 69.).