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Lot 0068
  • Book Title: Little America - Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic
  • Author: Rear Adm. Richard E. Byrd
  • Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York
  • Date: 1930
  • Size: 7 inches
  • Signed By Richard E. Byrd
  • Hardcover, with dust jacket, 8vo
  • Description: Includes maps and photos. First issue with "Eleanor" incorrectly spelled on dedication page. Additional ephemera neatly laid in.

    Richard E. Byrd (1888-1957) was an American naval officer, and was also a pioneering American aviator, polar explorer, and organizer of polar logistics. He has lead expeditions across the Atlantic Ocean, Arctic Ocean, and the Arctic Plateau.

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  • Condition

    Book is Near Fine. Jacket is Very Good

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    Richard E. Byrd: Little America - Signed

    Estimate $100 - $200Nov 7, 2016