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    Signed by Legends of Early Aviation

    Francis Trevelyan Miller. The World in the Air. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1930.

    Pioneer edition. One of 500 copies signed by the author and the following early aviators; Louis Bleriot and Henri Farman of France; Dr. Claude Dornier and Dr. Hugo Eckener of Germany; Arthur Whitten Brown and G. Herbert Scott of England; Glenn Curtiss of America. Two quarto volumes. 313, [2 double-page illustrations], [1]; 336 pages. Profusely illustrated with over 1,200 illustrations.

    Publisher's half vellum over batik boards, black morocco lettering labels, endpapers to match boards. An exceptionally clean and fresh set in a binding without flaws. Housed in a half morocco felt-lined pull-off box with brown morocco spine labels.


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