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Pan Am: The Chosen Instrument

Nick Harvill Libraries

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Pan Am: The Chosen Instrument
Pan Am: The Chosen Instrument
Pan Am: The Chosen Instrument

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Vintage; 1980s
Very Good; light d/j fraying
Country of Origin:
10" L x 7" W x 2" H

Why We Love This

The Chosen Instrument: Pan Am, Juan Trippe, the Rise and Fall of an American Entrepreneur by Marilyn Bender and Selig Altschul. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1982. First Edition. 605 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. Juan Trippe took Pan Am from one route (Key West to Havana) to a global network connecting the United States to 85 countries. Biography that tracks the rise and fall of the man and his airline.
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About Nick Harvill Libraries

California-based Nick Harvill Libraries specializes in out-of-print and rare books from the 20th century on fashion, design, art, social history, travel, Hollywood, and photography. NHL and its books have been profiled in Vogue, C Magazine, The Peak of Chic, Angeleno, Vogue Living, the Los Angeles Times, and American Express’s Black Ink Magazine. Elle Décor recommended NHL for its “hip vintage books” from a “smart young dealer.”