Adelaide: Rigby, 1979. Octavo, blue cloth, 180 pp., eight double-sided plates. Cover a little rubbed at spine ends, light foxing on inner boards and both free-endpapers, one leaf annotated, dust jacket shows external wear; overall an attractive copy. Signed by Maude Rose 'Lores' Bonney.
The fascinating story of Lores Bonney, the world famous Australian aviator, whom, between 1931 and 1938 circumnavigated Australia by air, became the first woman to fly from Australia to England and the first woman to fly from Australia to South Africa. Item #2172
Price (AUD): $70.00