Nov 17, 2020 - Sale 2551

Sale 2551 - Lot 107

Price Realized: $ 3,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 2,000
SAINT-EXUPÉRY, ANTOINE DE. Wind, Sand, and Stars. Signed and Inscribed, in French, on the half-title. 8vo, original 1/4 cloth over patterned boards; lacking dust jacket. First American edition. New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, (1939); inscription: Np, [1939]

Additional Details

"For monsieur Michel Bertin /
who plays the role of nursemaid /
for all the pilots of the planet by /
pouring out to them the milk of the Standard [Oil?]. /
With a friendship that will be true and /
the hope to meet him soon in New York."