Ailemo Books

Ailemo Books

Welcome to Ailemo Books!

We are a small but fetching publisher of print and digital books which celebrate the golden age of travel!

Ailemo Books also publishes Come Fly With Us Magazine, the free, online quarterly which honors the history of air travel while upgrading today's travel experience.

Join us online, by air, and by sea for rollicking good reads, by Jove!

How I Saved The British Empire. Reminiscences of a Bicycling Tour of Great Britain in the Year 1901

by Michael Waldock

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In bucolic Hampshire, Dolly de Vere Biffen, the third son of a landed family, is planning a bicycle tour of the country. Will Dolly become the tool that will mend relations with the U.S. and thwart the Kaiser's plans? Will he, in fact, stumble into saving the British Empire.

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Terrible Treatments for First Class Beauties

by Jaye Jane

Terrible Treatments is an hilarious collection of ghastly beauty treatments routinely endured by women at elegant salons in the early 20th century. From bone-cracking rolling pin devices to reduce waistlines, to electric leather masks for clearer complexions, former Beauty Editor Jaye Jane offers acerbic commentary on the weird and wonderful world of retro beauty. Original pictures of various bizarre devices and salon procedures will amaze and amuse.

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Voyage 1855:A British Gentleman's Extraordinary Adventures Abroad

by Thomas Hughes Jackson

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"Heroically British" Victorian traveler Thomas Hughes Jackson hunted snipe in Malaysia, encountered naked Fingo men in South Africa, panned for gold in Australia, and helped put down an insurrection in China among many other adventures...all in 39 pages!

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Come Fly With Us! 10th Anniversary Edition

by Johanna Omelia and Michael Waldock

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Come Fly With Us! Tenth Anniversary Edition is bigger and better, expanded with new chapters, and hundreds of new images.

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Contact Us

Special bulk rates offered for museums, stores, and professional organizations! If you need to reach Ailemo Books, please email us at publisher@ailemobooks.com