Our Transatlantic Flight.
ALCOCK, John & Arthur Whitten Brown.
London: William Kimber, (1969),
First Edition. octavo, blue boards in pictorial dust jacket. (195)pp. William Kimber, Item #15594
Introduction by John Alcock. The authors' own record of their non-stop Atlantic flight in June, 1919, to win the 10,000 pounds offered by Lord Northcliffe six years before. Pioneers of the first crossing in the Vickers Vimy biplane, powered by Rolls-Royce engines. Illustrated with charts, maps, and photographic reproductions. Foxing to top edge of text block, else a very fine copy.