The Great Atlantic Air Race - Peter BostockJ. M. Dent & Sons, 1970, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. Edges of DJ somewhat ruffled, notably at the head and tail of spine. Top edges of text block tanned. Previous owners inscription to ffep. Text bright and tight.
Illustrated with B&W photographs. During eight days, in May 1969, an irrepressible cavalcade of adventurers raced back and forth across the Atlantic. They were competing for £60,000 of prizes offered in contests ranging from the most original to the outright fastest crossing. An extravagant collection of vehicles was used: regular airliners, military jets, powered gliders, hot-air balloons, rick-shaws, a ‘penny-farthing’ bicycle and a Roman chariot.
Size: 8¾" x 5¾"
Number of Pages: 224
Cover Art By: Peter Stiles
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