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THE FRENCH LINE PRESENTS THE NORMANDIE. THE LATEST CREATION OF FRANCE.

Paris. 1935 Color and b&w illustr. 11.5 x 9, pict stapled flocked wraps with cord, unpag (32 pp). Covers moderately worn, creased, soiled, chipped, small tears, spine tips lacking a small bit of the flocking, contents have very light creasing, one section a bit loose else good. Some of the areas shown: Grand Salon, Grill, Children's Dining Room, private cabins, swimming pool. Centerfold is a full color illustr of the Normandie. Her maiden voyage was May 29, 1935. Seven years later, she was seized by the U.S. for a troopship and renamed the U.S.S. Lafayette. The ship caught fire during the conversion and capsized. Restoration proved too costly and the Normandie/Lafayette was sold for scrap in 1946.


Book Id: 97-6121

Price: $250.00

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