The Flying Windmill

By: Adams, Eustace L.

Price: $15.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean bright. There is a rectangular patch of pulling to the front endpaper where a previous owner's bookplate was removed. "Eustace L. Adams (July 12, 1891 - March 1, 1963) editor, screenwriter and author, graduated from New York's St. Lawrence University in 1915 and served in the American Ambulance Service and US Naval Service during World War One. In the 1930s he was a prolific contributor of aviation-linked tales to magazines like Argosy and aerial adventure books for the juvenile market, In The Air With Andy Lane and volumes five, six and seven in the Air Combat series. Four movies were made from his writings. He wrote the screen play for the film "Under Secret Orders", released in 1933. His short story "Sixteen Fathoms Under" was made into the movies "Sixteen Fathoms Deep" in 1934 and into "16 Fathoms Deep" in 1948. His novella "Loot Below", first serialized in Argosy Weekly from December 11, 1937 to January 1, 1938, was made into the movie "Desperate Cargo" in 1941. " (from the Seriesbooks info website)

Title: The Flying Windmill

Author Name: Adams, Eustace L.

Categories: Young Adult,

Edition: Trade Edition

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1930

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: A37545

Keywords: Young Adult Eustace L. Adams Andy Lane Stories Aviation Young Adult,