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20 hrs. 40 min. our flight in the Friendship. The American girl, first across the Atlantic by air, tells her story. By Amelia Earhart. With 61 illustrations.

Author/Creator:
Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937.
Other Title:
Twenty hours forty minutes
Our flight in the Friendship
Publication:
New York, London, G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1928. (New York : The Knickerbocker Press)
Format/Description:
Book
314, [2] p., [61] p. of plates : ill., ports., facsims. 21 cm.
Subjects:
Aeronautics -- Flights.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Contents:
Foreword
Introduction
Toronto days
Early aviation
My own plane
I shift my base to Boston
Preparation
Off for Newfoundland
At Trepassey
Across
Journey's end
Aviation invites
Women in aviation
Problems and progress
Retrospect
Wilmer Stultz: Pilot
Louis Edward Gordon: flight mechanic.
Notes:
Front lining papers printed with facsimile of flight logbook in Earhart's hand.
With half-title.
"Copyright, 1928 by G. P. Putnam's Sons. Second printing, November, 1928."
Introduction by Marion Perkins.
Maroon cloth lettered in gilt on front cover and spine.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy has autograph of Amelia Earhart on recto of frontispiece.
Penn Provenance:
Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937 (autograph) (Culture Class Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1928
Contributor:
Perkins, Marion, 1908-1961.
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
American Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
344050
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