Philadelphia: Dorrance and Company, (1943),
First Edition. octavo, blue cloth in pictorial dust jacket. (xiv), 15-321pp. Dorrance and Company, Item #16094
Relates the phenomenal career of the president of the Douglas Aircraft Company, Donald Douglas and follows aviation's progress through him and his associates. Mentioned are such illustrious aviation builders as Langley, the Wright brothers, Curtiss, Martin, Boeing, Sikorsky, Fokker, Ryan, and Northrop, as well as builders from Germany and Japan. Numerous photographic illustrations. Inscribed by author on the half-title: "To Stanley Smith - good wishes to you, Stanley, and a cheer for 'the old line' state! Cordially Frank Cunningham". Jacket chipped at extremities, jacket price-clipped, a very nice copy.