Special Offerings

  • "WE" - Signed Limited Edition

    SKU: 18-B-00010

    Lindbergh, Charles A.   WE". The Famous Flier's own story of his life and his Transatlantic flight, together with his views on the future of aviation.  NY. G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1927. - First "Authors Autograph Edition" (1927). One thousand copies of this edition have been printed for sale. Each copy bears the autograph signature of the author. This copy is also signed by the Publishers, G.P. Putnams Sons. Illustrated with 52 splendid photographs of Lindbergh, friends, planes, and dignitaries. Also included are drawings of Lindbergh, his plane, and 2 facsimile pages of the manuscript bound in. Signed/Limited edition: this being #190/1000 copies signed by "Charles A. Lindbergh" and "G.P.Putnams Sons" in ink on the limitation page. VG+ Internally tight and clean, some light spotting.  Bound in a parchment spine stamped in gold and brown paper-covered boards stamped brightly in gold. A handsome production with light wear to the spine ends and along the parchment edges with repaired tears to outside spine hinges. Light soiling to the parchment and two small stains to the boards; top corners bumped. A handsome, collectible copy of the scarce signed/limited Lindbergh.  (Automatic ordering not available for this item.  Inquire and an invoice will be sent)  ON HOLD

    Price: $1,150.00
  • Aerial Age Weekly - Bound Set 1915-1918

    SKU: 18-MAG-00009

    A wonderful complete bound set of this important American aviation weekly.  The run starts with Vol 1, No. 1 on March 22, 1915 and continues through Vol 7, September 1918.  Ex-Connecticut State Library set.  Usual library labels and stamps; some light soiling, bumps and minor flaws.  Very heavy set that will require extra shipping charges.  I seriously considered retaining this set in my own library but then I can't keep everything....grab it before I change my mind! (Automatic ordering not available for this item.  Inquire and an invloce will be sent)

    Price: $1,250.00
  • ex-CBI Journal - 585 issues in binders

    SKU: 17-MAG-00003

    Comprehensive run of this historically significant journal.  About 585 issues, each approx 30 pp, 6x9".  Years 1951-1967 are bound in green buckram.  Then there are 17 thick custom ex-CBI binders (see left picture) for continuous years 1961-1988, some mixed issues 1951-1960, and a final binder with 10 issues from 1991-92.  All issue and binders in very good condition.  This is a heavy lot and will require pickup/delivery or additional shipping charges.  This lot came out of a well-known Houston collection.  (Automatic ordering not available for this item.  Inquire and an invoice will be sent)

    Price: $375.00
  • CULLUM'S REGISTER of West Point Graduates - Rare Complete Set of 11 Volumes, 1879-1980

    SKU: 16-B-00003

    Cullum, Brevet MG George W.  Biographical Register of the Officers and Graduates of the U.S. Military Academy.  Complete run from Vol I to Vol IX (Vol VI in two parts) plus the 1970 and 1980 Cullum Memorial Editions.  Vol I-III published in 1879 and covered graduates back to 1802; subsequent volumes each covered the previous 10 years in detail but briefly went back to the first graduates and listed everyone subsequent.  All volumes are in good or better condition.  An extremely rare set; previous owner spent over 20 years assembling this wonderful reference.  (Automatic ordering not available for this set.  Inquire and an invoice will be sent.  Additional shipping costs will be necessary)

    Price: $1,400.00