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  • Title/Content of Map: 1930 Japanese Mainichi Newspaper World Air Route Pictorial Map -- Conquer Sky Sugoroku [World Air Route Map]
  • Date Printed: 1930
  • Cartographer: Mainichi Newspaper
  • Size: 26.8 x 40.1 in.

    This is a magnificent World Air Route map. It shows the well noted flights of the times: Charles Lindbergh's solo Trans-Atlantic flight, Zeppelin's round the world flight, the first aerial circumnavigation of the globe by the US Army, and Airship Italia's flight to the North Pole. There are 52 vignettes are shown around the map -- city scenes (Washington's Lincoln Memorial, Parliament buildings in London and Budapest, etc), Famous Sites (Taj Mahal, Pyramids at Memphis, etc), People (Native American, Muslim woman, etc), Animals (zebra, polar bear, etc).

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  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

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  • Condition

    Fair. Some toning, damp spots (mostly noticeable on verso) and stains. Splits in folds (some repeared on verso), several small pinholes and filled voids. Splits and chips in margins. Nicely colored.

    Buyer's Premium

    • 10%

    Japanese Newspaper World Air Route Pictorial Map, 1930

    Estimate $900 - $1,000Dec 20, 2017
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
    101 Avenue of the Americas
    Suite 900
    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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