1938 ALONE Richard E Byrd SIGNED Antartica
This book is no longer for sale (sold on 2008-11-18)
Price : US $21.50
A 4th impression pub. by G.P. Putnams Sons, N.Y. Interior decorations by Richard E Harrison. Signed by the author and explorer R. E. Byrd on inside front end page. Name Jean Cragin on top of page. Names in pencil above Byrd's signature. Below Byrds signature written in pencil, 'Died March, 11, 1957'. There is also a newspaper clipping inside the book with photos of Byrd in Antartica and a photo of resident Roosevelt presenting Byrd with the Legion of Merit Medal in Jan. 1945. The newspaper clipping is from The New York Times, March, 13, 1957. A 296 blue hard cover, 5 1/2 x 8 1/4'. Wear on parts of edges and surface. Spine surface is faded. Lettering on front cover is heavilly worn. Heavy dust smudging on surfaces. Front cover is slightly warped upward on upper and lower edges, with some slight warping on upper back cover. Some tinting from newspaper clipping on front end page. Book is sound and intact and interior pages are clean. Shipping and handling in U.S. $2.75.
This book is sold (sold on 2008-11-18)
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