Durgin, Russell L. (editor English section); Kawaguchi, Zenichi (editor Japanese section)

Published by The Nichi-Bei Press, Yokohama, Japan, 1931
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Publisher: The Nichi-Bei Press, Yokohama, Japan

Publication Date: 1931

Binding: HC

Illustrator: B&W illustrations


477pp Published in the memory of the inventor and business man Elmer A. Sperry. The Japanese section runs to page 199, and the English section (a translation) to page 477. Contents of English Section: I. The Life of Dr. Sperry, II. The Achievements of Dr. Sperry, III. Reminiscences, and IV. Memorial Service. An ABSOLUTELY EXCEPTIONAL COPY in the original publisher's cardboard slipcase. Presentation statement on the front free endpaper dated Oct.5, 1932. An uncommon item, especially in this condition. (as a child, Elmer A. Sperry, Jr. lived just down the road from us in Connecticut, and the Sperry-Gyroscope Company was in the neighboring town - I often caddied for Elmer A. Sperry, Jr., at the Silver Springs Country Club in Ridgefield. very good++, red leather spine, teg (hardcover) in slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 046017

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