Lindbergh Alone by Brendan Gill is for sale. Brendan Gill Lindbergh Alone is a first edition aviation book that was published in 1977 by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Inc New York USA. The Brendan Gill Lindbergh Alone comes complete with its original dust jacket. Lindbergh Alone has many great double-page photographs and smaller photographs that charts the life and adventures of Charles Lindbergh.
The Lindbergh Alone dust jacket bears a large sepia photograph of Charles Lindbergh standing by his aeroplane The Spirit of St Louis dated May 21 1927. The Brendan Gill Lindbergh Alone dust jacket is in Good condition being mostly complete but missing a small piece from the back panel, and there are other marks, tears and creases, and some discolouration.
The Brendan Gill Lindbergh Alone original black binding is very impressive with an illustration The Spirit of St Louis in gilt to the front board and lettering to the spine also in gilt. The Brendan Gill Lindbergh Alone binding is in Very Good condition with light marks to the front board and back board, and with slight knocks to the top and bottom of the spine.
The Brendan Gill Lindbergh Alone book has 216 numbered pages with stunning pictorial front endpapers and rear endpapers depicting The Spirit of St Louis on a 10 cents United States Postage Stamp, flying over the Atlantic, with the maps of New York, USA and Paris, France. The pages are in Near Fine condition with very light foxing to the edges of the pages which are only noticeable when the book is closed.
The Brendan Gill Lindbergh Alone book contains great quotations from Charles Lindbergh, private and professional Charles Lindbergh photographs, and so much more.