Sale 625 Lot 13

* THOMAS, Lowell (1892-1981). The First World Flight. Being the Personal Narratives of Lowell Smith, Leslie Arnold, Erik Nelson, Henry Ogden, Leigh Wade, John Harding. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1925.

8vo. With double-page route map and plates. Original vellum-backed buckram (lettering-piece slightly chipping). Fine. Provenance: John Peabody Monks (bookplate).

FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number one of 575 copies signed by the author and the six aviators on the first aerial circumnavigation on limitation leaf. With carbon copies of letters from the Author and publisher authenticating the signatures laid in.

Estimate $200-300

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