Seventeenth in the Stratemeyer syndicate series about Ted Scott, Flying Ace. Dedication page salutes the "Heroes of the Air" such as Wilbur Wright, Louis Bleriot, Commander Richard E. Byrd, Colonel Charles A. Lindbergh, Clarence D. Chamberlin and others. List of advertised titles goes through the first sixteen in the series. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: TED SCOTT FLYING STORIES: BRUSHING THE ...
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Publication Date: 1920
Illustrator: J. Clemens Gretta
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Grosset & Dunlap, 1934. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. First edition. MAD 56900-17-2. Very good in good jacket. Copyright page and front jacket flap list series through book 17. Top corner lightly stained, 1/2 inch chip from jacket spine. 1934 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author! vi, 216,  pp. 8vo. Original brown cloth. Illustrations by Walter S. Rogers. "The Ted Scott Flying Stories was a series of juvenile aviation adventures created by the Stratemeyer Syndicate using the pseudonym of Franklin W. Dixon (also used for The Hardy Boys) and published almost exclusively by Grosset & Dunlap. The novels were produced between 1927 and 1943. The principal author was John W. Duffield, who also contributed to the Don Sturdy and Bomba the Jungle Boy series. As "Richard H. Stone" he also launched a second Stratemeyer aviation series, the Slim Tyler Air stories (1930. Seller Inventory # 2265396