New York: The Century Co., 1932. Hardcover. First U.S. edition. A near fine book in a very good dust jacket. Stated first American edition. Soiling to the top page edges, wear at the head and foot of the jacket spine and light wear at the extremities. The author, a pilot himself tells a story of the men who flew night mail planes from Patagonia, Chile, and Paraguay to Argentina in the early days of commercial aviation. Saint-Exupery would later write The Little Prince, but die in World War II Preface by Andre Gide' and translated by Stuart Gilbert. The author's first book.
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