[Paul Litchfield & Hugo Eckener]
Title America in the Skyways.
Binding Blue Felt-Covered Boards
Book Condition Very Good
Edition Limited/Numbered Edition
Publisher Akron, Ohio [Goodyear Zeppelin Corporation] 1929
Seller ID 1558
Number 363 of an unspecified limitation. This copy belonging to Martin Davey of the Davey Tree Co. In original felt lined box and exotic-motif glassine jacket; bevelled boards inlaid with a 3 inch (7cm) "duralumin" (the modified aluminum from which the American Dirigibles were skeletonized) medal commemorating the book's etiology, i.e., the laying of the initial "ring" of the U.S. Navy's ZRS-4 (USS Akron) Zeppelin on November 7th, 1929. Housed in a modern quarter morocco silvered-lettered slipcase.; Quarto; Additional images and further information provided upon request.
Zeppelin Dirigible Aviation Aeronautics