Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Luftbild und Luftbildmessung [18 Issues]

Berlin: Hansa Luftbild G.m.b.H, 1931-1943. Softcover. Original printed wrappers. Nr. 6: 1931. 32pp. Nr. 8: Luftbild-Lesebuch. 1934. 66pp. Nr. 10: 1936. 24pp. Nr. 11: 1936. 25pp. & 4 color folding charts. Nr. 11(?): Luftbild-Topographie. 1936. 79pp. Nr. 12: 1937.23,[2]pp. Nr. 15: 1937. 37pp. Nr. 16: 1938. 84pp. Nr. 17: 1939. 48pp. Nr. 18: 1940. 84pp. Nr. 19: Luftbild und Gebirgskunde. 1941. 60pp. Nr. 20: Luftbild und Geomorphologie. 1941. 161pp. Nr. 21: 1941. 63pp. Nr. 22: 1941. 60pp. Nr. 23: 1943. 57pp. Nr. 24: 1943. 42pp. Nr. 25: 1943. 65pp. Nr. 26: 1943. 56,[2]pp. Numbers 11, 16, 19, 20 illustrated with some colored 3D aerial views, all with 3D glasses, attached with string as issued.

All issues illustrated with many b/w reproductions of photographs, charts and drawings. Many photographs show aerial views of German (some English) landscapes, various equipment, as well as experts and workers related to the subject. All issues complete. "Aero Lloyd GmbH was established from the aerial photography branch of Deutsche Luftreederei GmbH. The new company was to be a trail-blazer in new techniques and the commercial application of photogrammetry methods using aerial photography. The newly named Hansa Luftbild GmbH which became a subsidiary of the young Lufthansa in 1926 swiftly gained importance through the acquisitions and execution of exclusive and challenging survey projects - particularly in the 30's - and an international reputation" ( The periodical was published from 1923-1963 (?). Minor age wear on wrappers. Slight staining on few covers. Stamp of previous owner "Prof. Dr. Theodor Stocks" on cover of each issue. Overall very good condition. Fascinating collection focusing on German air surveys. Item #25798

Price: $1,500.00

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