Parramore, Thomas C.. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press (2002). First Edition. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. xiii, 372 pages. Illustrated. Bibliography. Index. Inscribed by the author. “A delight of Thomas C. Parramore’s First to Fly is its movement from one good story to another, its lack of aeronautical jargon, and its dependence on character and tale to offer engaging history.” – Clyde Edgerton Book: Very Good. Dust Jacket: Very Good.