Sale 625 Lot 17

* [AERONAUTICS - SIGNED OR INSCRIBED]. A group of 28 works, including:

DEMUYTER, Ernest. La Navigation Aerienne et les Randonnees Victorieuses du "Belgica." Bruxelles: 1936. INSCRIBED BY DEMUYTER to John Hartigan, 1938. -- FRANKE, Frank. Boundless Sky. Soaring - the real dream of flying. Munich: 2001. Gift inscription from Barron Hilton to Peggy and Steve Fossett, 2001. -- MCCARRY, Charles. Double Eagle. Boston: 1979. FIRST EDITION, Signed by Doc Wiley to Fossett, 1994. -- PICCARD, Bertrand and Brian JONES. The Greatest Adventure. The Balloonists' Own Epic Tale of Their Round-the-World Voyage. London: 1999. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY BRIAN JONES to Fossett and SIGNED BY PICCARD AND JONES. -- PRESCOT, Colin. To the Edge of Space: Adventures of a Balloonist. London: 2000. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY PRESCOT to Fossett, 2000. [Laid in:] Author's compliments slip laid in with an inscription from Prescot to Fossett. -- And 23 others. Together, 28 works in 28 volumes, most FIRST EDITIONS, most original publisher's bindings, condition generally fine, complete list available on request.


Estimate $300-400







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