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Author's Autograph Edition, limited to 1000 signed copies. 8vo, xvi, 436 pp; 3/4 bound in publisher's faux vellum with light blue paper boards, gilt lettering to spine; SIGNED on Limitation page by both Byrd and the Publisher.
Near fine overall with only very slight surface wear, but regrettably an ex-lib copy with Dewey Decimal number inked on spine and a small ink stamp and notation on the acknowledgement page.
Ex-libris Herbert Brenon, with his bookplate on fep. Brenon was an Irish film director, actor and screenwriter during the era of silent film through the 1930s. Some of Brenon's more notable films are the first movie adaptations of Peter Pan (1924) and Beau Geste (1926); Sorrell and Son (1927), for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director at the first Academy Awards ceremony, (Laugh, Clown, Laugh (1928) with Lon Chaney; and The Flying Squad (1940), his final film.
Title: LITTLE AMERICA - AERIAL EXPLORATION IN THE ANTARCTIC [LTD/SIGNED]
Edition: 1st ed.
Location Published: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1930
Categories: Travel & Exploration, Biography & Memoirs, Aviation, Flying
Seller ID: k210515o
Keywords: antarctic, biography, exploration, exploring, flight, memoirs