Boddy, W.,: The Story of Brooklands: The World's First Motor Course, Compiled from the Official Records of Brooklands Automobile Racing Club, Volume III
Book Number: 0120786
Grenville Publishing Company, Ltd., London, 1950. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. foreword by John Cobb, list of illustrations, acknowledgements, preface to the third volume, afterthoughts on volume II, 7 appendices (as this is the third volume of a three volume set, the appendices start from XIII) and index. At the beginning of the text there is a black-and-white illustrations showing the layout of Brooklands Track 1939. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography. Dark blue coloured textured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. This book deals with Brooklands racing track in the immediate post war period up to time of publication of the book. The book is copiously illustrated with contemporary black-and-white photographs of the cars and of the people involved. Softening to the back strip corners and to the book corners. Some rubbing of the book panels and fading of the back strip. Light browning of the text block edges with scattered foxing. Age toning of the pages with some foxing to the rear endpapers. The book has been over opened between pages 768 and 769 and the underlying webbing is visible. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. , 562 - 800 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Automobiles & Vehicles; Motor Racing; Britain/UK; Sports & Pastimes. Inventory No: 0120786.