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    Amelia Earhart Book Inscribed , "For Mary Bayles with best wishes [signed] Amelia M. Earhart." 20 Hrs. 40 Min. (New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1928). Hardcover, 5.75" x 8.25". Loose binding. The inscription and signature appear on a front free endpaper and have been covered with protective tape. The book contains markings from a Florida community college library. Included is a typed letter dated July 7, 1937, written by a stranger five days after Amelia Earhart had disappeared, giving details of Earhart's recent visit to an antique store. From the Judith Kaplan Women's History Collection.

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    September, 2011
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