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    Signed by Amelia Earhart

    Amelia Earhart. 20 Hrs. 40 Min. Our Flight in the Friendship. The American Girl, First Across the Atlantic by Air, Tells Her Story. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1928.

    First edition. Signed by the author on the recto of the frontispiece. Octavo. [320] pages with sixty-one black-and-white illustrations inserted throughout (reckoned within pagination).

    Publisher's full burgundy cloth, front cover and spine lettered in gilt, pictorial endpapers. Some rubbing to spine at edges, two gutters in rear of book over-opened yet solid. Slightly skewed. Near fine. With two contemporary newspaper accounts of Earhart's exploits, one of which chronicles her disappearance. Also with dust jacket from later Grosset & Dunlap edition (sunned and slightly worn).


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