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Author Name:    KING-HALL, Stephen, et al. SCOTT-PAINE, Hubert ROSTRON, Arthur, Captain Sir FULLER, J.F.C., Major-General

Title:   Book of Speed

Publisher:    B.T. Batsford, Ltd., London, 1934, 

Seller ID:   71101

KING-HALL, Stephen, et al. The Book of Speed. London: B.T. Batsford, Ltd., (1934). First UK Printing. Pp. [i]-x,1-150,(32) of ads, colour frontis. Illustrated. Large 8vo, decorated blue cloth with white lettering to front andspine. Chapters of nautical interest include: Stephen King-Hall's "The Que st for Speed", Hubert Scott-Paine's "Speed-Boats and Racing", Captain Sir Arthur Rostron's "Speed on the Ocean Routes", and Major-General J.F.C. Fuller's "Speed in Modern Warfare". Also includes chapters relating to aviation,car racing, and rail by P.T. Etherton, Geoffrey de Havilland, G.H. Stainfo rth, G.E.T. Eyston, James Guthirie, Malcolm Campbell, Cecil J. Allen, and C. Peachy. Spine sunned, edges discoloured, worn, and intermittently spotted, inner hinges tender, (chew?)-holes to ffep, occasional foxing, else vg. 30.00

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