Marathon in the Dust - SIGNED by the Author
First edition. Octavo, pp xiv, 208. Dark brown cloth covered hard boards with gilt to the spine and in the original dust jacket, un-clipped (36s. £1.80 net). SIGNED by the author to the title page. Innes Ireland was a Formula One driver for Team Lotus from 1959 to 1961. Ireland entered the 1968 London -Sydney Rally in a Mercedes 280 with two friends; although they did not finish, Ireland wrote this excellent account of one of the great long distance motor racing adventures.
Book and jacket are both in Fine condition. A lovely copy enhanced by the author’s signature.