Rocket Propulsion Elements, George P. Sutton
First edition, first printing
First edition, first printing of Sutton's groundbreaking book, the classic and still-definitive study of rocket propulsion technology.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1949. Original cloth in dust jacket, pp. 294. Owner's small stamp to flyleaf, else a fine copy in a very good, unclipped dust jacket. Binding is tight, sturdy and square, appearing unread. The dust jacket shows shelfwear with light creasing and chipping, protected in archival mylar. Scarce.
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