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Beryl Markham, with adhesive tape covering the slight cut she received in setting her plane down in Nova Scotia Bog, is shown after spanning the Atlantic, and while she spoke to the press on her arrival at Floyd Bennett Field in New York City.

Beryl Markham, at Floyd Bennett Field in New York In September 1936,   Beryl Markham achieved fame by being the first solo female aviator to fly the Atlantic Ocean from East to West (from England to America), against the prevailing winds.

Beryl Markham, at Floyd Bennett Field in New York In September Beryl Markham achieved fame by being the first solo female aviator to fly the Atlantic Ocean from East to West (from England to America), against the prevailing winds.

The Commodore Hotel: Jack Doyle - and his wandering eye

“Did you read Beryl Markham’s book, West With The Night? She has written so well, and marvelously well, that I was completely ashamed of myself as a writer.

Beryl Markham in 1936 Author of West with the Night  “Passed years seem safe ones, vanquished ones, while the future lives in a cloud, formidable from a distance. The cloud clears as you enter it. I have learned this, but like everyone, I learned it late.”

Markham was born Beryl Clutterbuck in the village of Ashwell, in the county of Rutland, England, the daughter of Charles Baldwin Clutterb.

Traveling to Kenya, the author of "Circling the Sun" tells the story behind her bestselling historical novel about Beryl Markham, Isak Dinesen and the real "Out of Africa."

An Insanely Glamorous Love Triangle

Despite his infatuation with Mrs Beryl Markham, who also shared the bed of his elder brother Edward VIII, Prince Henry married Princess Alice in 1935, pictured

The night Prince Harry came to blows over the lover he shared with his brother: Not that one, his even racier relative and namesake who also loved Army life

Despite his infatuation with Mrs Beryl Markham, who also shared the bed of his elder brother Edward VIII, Prince Henry married Princess Alice in pictured

Beryl Markham (26 October 1902 – 3 August 1986) was a British-born Kenyan author, aviator, adventurer, and racehorse trainer. During the pioneer days of aviation, she became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic from east to west. She is now primarily remembered as the author of the memoir "West with the Night." Markam who was Felicity in 'Out of Africa' written by Baroness Karen Blixen. Beryl wrote her own autobiography in 1942.

Beryl Markham - the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic from East to West.

West with the Night.  By Beryl Markham.  Call # BCD 629.13 MAR

If a man has any greatness in him, it comes to light, not in one flamboyant hour, but in the ledger of his daily work. - West with the Night

Beryl Markham (26 October 1902 – 3 August 1986) was a British-born Kenyan author, aviator, adventurer, and racehorse trainer. During the pioneer days of aviation, she became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic from east to west. She is now primarily remembered as the author of the memoir West with the Night.

Beryl Markham October 1902 – 3 August was a British-born Kenyan…

Beryl Markham 1902-1986, British Born Photograph by Everett

Beryl Markham 1902-1986, British Born Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Everett

Beryl Markham British Born Photograph by Everett

West With The Night by Beryl Markham. Paperback 1983. by MarginaliaBooks on Etsy

West with the Night is the story of Beryl Markham--aviator, racehorse trainer, beauty--and her life in the Kenya of the and

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