Publisher:Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York, 1977
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1977, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
photo credits. Illustrated endpapers, with the stamp issued to commemorate the first solo transatlantic flight. The text is illustrated with 86 black-and-white photographs. Black coloured boards with gilt illustration of "Spirit of St. Louis", and gilt writing on the spine. Photographic dustwrapper, showing Lindbergh and his plane "Spirit of St. Louis" with a bone coloured background and green and bone coloured writing on the front panel and green on the spine. An account of Charles Lindbergh's historic solo transatlantic flight, May 21, 1927, and the world's response to it. Shelf wear evident to the top and bottom edges and very slight to the heel of the spine. Dust marked to the top paper edge and bumping to the top right-hand corner book edge. The text is printed on buff coloured paper and inserted loosely is a erratum card for one of the photographs for Page 26. Slight softening to the backstrip edges. Dustwrapper is rubbed and faded and there is chip into the dustwrapper corners. A small tear to the top dustwrapper edge with associated creasing and there are a few chips to the rear panel. Rubbing and bleeding of the book colour to the verso of the dustwrapper. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 216 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Aviation; United States; History. ISBN: 0151524017. ISBN/EAN: 9780151524013. Inventory No: 0102249.