Detail: Lot 670

Lot No: 670
Date: Newspaper cuttings
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Fatal crash, Italian airman Captain L.Robbiano's attempt to set up a new record for the flight from England to Australia, a collection of eight original cuttings from the Times newspaper, detailing a successful flight as far as the Bay of Bengal where wreckage of his machine was found, c600 words. Documentation of this flight is scarce, so this collection of cuttings will makes a significant contribution to what is currently is known about this event.

Bid:
(Ephemera) Fatal crash, Italian airman Captain L.Robbiano's attempt to set up a new record for the flight from England to Australia, a collection of eight original cuttings from the Times newspaper, detailing a successful flight as far as the Bay of Bengal where wreckage of his machine was found, c600 words. Documentation of this flight is scarce, so this collection of cuttings will makes a significant contribution to what is currently is known about this event.