Viage Aerostático de Fr. Gerund and Tirabeque. Capricho Gerundiano: Which tells about the aerial expedition that was verified by Fr. Gerundio and his layman in the balloon of Mr. Arban and in his company, the afternoon of the 15th of November 1847.
The work is divided into 2 parts:
First part: Historical overview of atmospheric and balloon ascents, balloon theory: Its construction and preparation, on the direction of the balloons.
Second part: Viage Aerostático de Fr. Gerund and Tirabeque (resolution and preparation, ascension, of what Fr. Gerund and Tirabeque saw from the highest altitude they reached, how Fr. Gerund and Tirabeque got off of the balloon, and what they saw in the journey.
Beautifully illustrated with 6 engravings.
- Number of Books
- Balloon Travel, Travels
- Author/ Illustrator
- Modesto Lafuente
- Book Title
- Viage Aerostático de Fr. Gerundio y Tirabeque
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- Imprenta de Mellado (Madrid)
- Binding/ Material
- Number of pages
- 18×12 cm