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Title: De zon tegemoet. Een populaire beschrijving van de eerste officieele postvlucht van Holland naar IndiŽ met de H. - N.A.F.A.
Description: Weltevreden, d'OriŽnt, 1928. Royal octavo. Pp. (2), 107, (5). Frontispiece. Plus a number of photographic plates, printed on different paper, bound-in. Commercial advertisements, one of which with a mounted photo-plate. Original pictorial wrappers. Overall very good. (Two plates replaced with copier produced facsimiles, loosely inserted; few leaves dampmarked at edge.) ∂ ~ First edition. The story of the first official postal flight from Holland to India. Contains a wealth of information regarding the early days of formal aviation connection between the two countries. Illustrated with some rare photographic material, including original air-photographs taken by the flight Second Pilot. Very scarce. ADDED: Contemporary newspaper clips of the article covering the event, 'De geslaagde Holland-IndiŽ vlucht. Het Fokker-vliegtuig te Tjililitan geland'. It contains, numerous facts, flight schemes, etc.

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Price: EUR 30.00 = appr. US$ 32.61 Seller: Librarium of The Hague
- Book number: 2117

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