THE FUN OF IT. RANDOM RECORDS OF MY OWN FLYING AND OF WOMEN IN AVIATION

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THE FUN OF IT. RANDOM RECORDS OF MY OWN FLYING AND OF WOMEN IN AVIATION
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New York: Brewer, Warren & Putnam, . First Edition Illustrated with 31 photographs. SIGNED by the famous aviator on the center of the front free endpaper. With a lengthy note on the recto of the frontispiece photograph of Earhart by a former owner dated 1933 describing obtaining Earhart's autograph. Lacking the recording in the rear pocket. Bright copy with just mild sunning to the spine tips. About Fine, lacking as usual the uncommon dustwrapper (Item ID: 018643)

An assortment of autobiographical reminiscences and thoughts on the history of flight, women pilots, and the future of aviation, published shortly after Earhart became the first woman to fly alone over the Atlantic Ocean. In July 1937 Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan vanished in the central Pacific after completing more than two-thirds of a flight around the world.


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