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    Ex. Richard Gordon

    Charles Lindbergh's The Spirit of St. Louis Signed to and Directly from the Family Collection of Astronaut Richard Gordon, with Certificate of Authenticity. (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953). A later printing ($6.95 DJ price) hardcover with dust jacket present, blue cloth with silver gilt on front and spine, halftone illustrations, 562 pages, 8vo. Signed on the full title page "To Richard F. Gordon Jr./ With best wishes from/ Charles A. Lindbergh". This book tells the complete story of Lindbergh's legendary 1927 non-stop flight from New York to Paris aboard the single-engine monoplane Spirit of St. Louis. A fabulous juxtaposition of early aviation history with modern space technology. This association copy is worthy of the finest of aviation or space collections. Book about fine, dust jacket fair.

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