Le Tour de la Mediterranee a bord d'un Avion Amiot by Capt P. Doisy.

Le Tour de la Mediterranee a bord d'un Avion Amiot by Capt P. Doisy.

Code: HH-2243

Dimensions:

W: 18cm (7.1")H: 25cm (9.8")

£250.00 Approx $343.88, €292.74, £250
Qty 

Paris: S.E.C.M, 1928. Beautiful copy of this limited and numbered printing. This is copy # 197 of 1550. Recent half green morocco with green marbled boards. Gilt titles. As new binding. Inside, are glossy woven end papers / half title with facsimile signature of Doisy. Facsimile letter by France's then minister of Aviation. Illustrated with 33 Art-Deco compositions (including 9 inset) in colours enhanced with silver by Léon Raffin. "This raid which will total 10850 kilometers (Paris, Vienna, Bucharest, Rayac, Cairo, Tunis, Casablanca) in 7 days, including 67 hours of flight, was done aboard an Amiot.Captain Pelletier Doisy, Lieutenant Gonin and Mechanic Vigouroux noted each day their impressions that we are happy to publish in memory of their wonderful hike." 80 pages. 

Condition: The binding is in as new condition. A little creasing to the woven half title. A couple of tiny spots (barely noticeable) to the title. Otherwise in excellent condition