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    [Orville Wright] C. H. Claudy. Illustrated by Normal Rockwell. Tell Me Why Stories. New York: McBride, Nast, 1913. Second edition, signed by Orville Wright on the title page.

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    [Orville Wright] C. H. Claudy. Illustrated by Normal Rockwell. Tell Me Why Stories. New York: McBride, Nast, 1913. Second edition, signed by Orville Wright on the title page. Also with small Christmas gift card inscribed and signed by Orville Wright and his sister Katherine mounted on title page (gift card, title page and frontispiece have glue residue, and small blemish to frontispiece illustration). Publisher's illustrated brown cloth. The first book illustrated by Normal Rockwell with 8 color plates as issued. Mild soiling and edge wear to the covers. Endpapers a bit toned. Housed in custom half leather claim shell case. Octavo. 154 pages. Very Good.



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