Lot 28 of 455:
Rigid Airship Manual 1927  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$1,440
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Rigid Airship Manual 1927
Author:
Place:
Washington
Publisher:
Government Printing Office
Date:
1928
Description:

Illustrated from photographic plates, numerous in-text charts and tables. (4to), original brad bound black flexible cloth. 

Scarce, profusely illustrated airship manual. No previous auction records could be located. Ownership inscription in ink from "J.D. Shapiro, Ensign, U.S.N. - U.S. Naval Air Station, Lakehurst, N.J., 9 November, 1928." The original name is crossed out in pencil, and another written beneath the original inscription. 

Lot Amendments
Condition:
General wear and rubbing to cloth; interior with toning, a bit of marginal dampstaining, creasing to top corner of blank leaf at rear; very good.
 
Item number:
305279
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