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    Signed by Wiley Post and Harold Gatty

    Wiley Post and Harold Gatty. Around the World in 8 Days. The Flight of the Winnie Mae. New York: Rand McNally & Company, 1931. First edition, first printing stated. Signed by the authors on the title page. Octavo. 304 pages. Photographic frontispiece of Winnie Mae and crew, plus fifteen photographs. Facsimile reprint of Harold Gatty's log book of the flight of the Winnie Mae, fifteen pages, in the rear. Publisher's light green cloth with dark green titles. Cartographic endpapers. Original illustrated dust jacket with rare advertising band and special strip affixed to the spine reading "Autographed Copy." A few tiny chips and short, closed tears to the jacket edges (one very short tear with tape reinforcement to verso). Jacket spine lightly sunned. A beautiful copy in very good condition, better than usually seen. From a private collection in North Carolina.

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