Hour of Gold, Hour of Lead: Diaries and Letters of Anne Morrow Lindbergh 1929 - 1932

New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1973. First printing. Hardcover. xi, 340 pages. Inscribed by the author. First printing. Hardcover, bound in blue and tan cloth, with a blue and white jacket. Mild bump to lower corner of rear board, and a bit of rubbing to jacket, but generally both are in fine condition. Item #879
ISBN: 0151421765

The second of Lindbergh's five volumes of diaries, it covers her early married life, during which she learned to fly and began accompanying her husband on flights, the birth of her first son, and then his kidnapping and death. Inscribed by the author in blue ink on the title page, "For Senator Kirchner - with all/best wishes --/Anne Morrow Lindbergh./October 1979". William G. Kirchner was a Minnesota state legislator and banker. Jacket enclosed in a clear, archival-quality, removable protective cover.

Price: $250.00

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