Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Charles Lindbergh Inscribed Presentation Copy of Of Flight and Life. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [1948]. 8vo. Inscribed by the author on the title page, "To Dr. Dana Atchley/ with great admiration/ and best wishes from/ Charles A. Lindbergh/ August 1948". Lindbergh rose from virtual obscurity to become one of the earliest media superstars after flying the first nonstop solo flight across the Atlantic from New York to Paris in 1927. He authored several books, including Of Flight and Life. One of his books, The Spirit of St. Louis, won a Pulitzer Prize in 1954. Dr. Dana Atchley, the recipient of this book, helped care for Lindbergh during his final illness. Lindbergh was written in 1998 accusing Atchley of having an affair with Lindbergh's wife, Anne.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 712

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 1 day left to consign to the 2018 September 13 Books Signature Auction Books - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    You reach a customer base that is in many ways completely unknown to the major auction houses, and your marketing to this base is as professional as one could hope for. As I continue to wind down my holdings.
    Michael Z.,
    Hawthorne, NY
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $615,551