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WIND, SAND AND STARS

By: De Saint Exupery, Antoine

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Reynal & Hitchcock: 1939

Order Number: 19229

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Gilt spine lettering faded. ; Early edition of what was originally published in France as "Terre des Hommes". With duotone endpapers, title-page and a few illustrations throughout. This philosophical work of Saint Exupery was later used for the theme of the world expo 67 in in Montreal. The original title of the book was also used for one of the big children's charitable organizations. Saint Exupery remains a national hero to this day in France for good reason. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 306 pages View more info

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AROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHTEEN DAYS And How to Do It

By: Ekins, H. R.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Longmans, Green & Co.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17307

Condition: Good+


Moderate wear to boards. Spine faded. First few pages browned. Bookplate ; Nicely INSCRIBED by the autor: "Dear Betty, I shall always remember with the greatest pleasure the lovely Halloween party to which a charming little lady named Betty Cook took me during my visit to Cleveland. I shall always hope the very best for you. H. R. Ekins, New York City, Christmas 1936." There is an aditional note: "Dear Betty: This book is a Christmas greeting from Uncle Max who flew an additional 15,000 miles with the author. Dec. 25, 1936"; 8vo; 186 pages View more info

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LISTEN! THE WIND

By: Lindbergh, Anne Morrow

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18052

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ chipping. ; The story of the journey across the Atlantic from Africa to Brazil undertaken by the Lindberghs in December 1933. Stated first edition ; 8vo; 275 pages View more info