CHRIS BENFIELD

Taking to the Air
An Illustrated History of Flight
Lily Ford
British Library

Hardback
165×240mm
224pp
2018
Book design for Taking to the Air, written by Lily Ford, for the British Library.

‘Taking to the Air tells the history of flight through the eye of the spectator, and later, the passenger. Focusing on moments of great cultural impact, this book is a visual celebration of the wonder of flight, based on the large and diverse collection of print imagery held by the British Library.’