[AVIATION.] The American Heritage History of Flight. [N.p.]: American Heritage, [1962].
Lot 3405
[AVIATION.] The American Heritage History of Flight. [N.p.]: American Heritage, [1962].
Sold for US$ 366 inc. premium

Lot Details
[AVIATION.] The American Heritage History of Flight. [N.p.]: American Heritage, [1962].
[AVIATION.]
The American Heritage History of Flight. [N.p.]: American Heritage, [1962]. 4to. Original cloth. Slipcase. Case rubbed.

Signed by 17 pioneering aviators, including: CHARLES FORSTER WILLARD (pioneer, first flight over Los Angeles, 1910, etc.), "BOBBI" TROUT (early aviatrix), HENRY H. OGDEN (first round-the-world flight, 1924), BOB STANFORD TUCK, PETER TOWNSEND (British WWII fighter pilots), GREG "PAPPY" BOYINGTON, ROBERT LEE SCOTT JR. (American WWII fighter pilots), BENJAMIN O. DAVIS JR. (first African-American USAF General), CHUCK YEAGER (first to break sound barrier, 1947), RANDY "DUKE" CUNNINGHAM (first ace in Vietnam, "Top Gun"), MAXIE and KRIS ANDERSON (first trans-Atlantic and trans-North-American balloonists, 1978 and 1980), PAUL W. TIBBETS (Enola Gay pilot), ART GOEBEL JR. (stunt pilot).
Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Arms & Armor, Coins & Medals, Motor Cars, Motorcycles, and Wine & Whisky:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first $100,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from $100,001 to $2,000,000 of the Hammer Price
12% on the excess over $2,000,000 of the Hammer Price

Payment Notices

Payment for purchases may be made in or by (a) cash, (b) cashier's check or money order, (c) personal check with approved credit drawn on a U.S. bank, (d) wire transfer or other immediate bank transfer, or (e) Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit, charge or debit card. A processing fee will be assessed on any returned checks. Please note that the amount of cash notes and cash equivalents that can be accepted from a given purchaser may be limited.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licences please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Similar Items