Ecurie Ecosse. David Murray and the Legendary Scottish Motor Racing Team - SIGNED by the Author & Ian Scott-Watson
Hampshire: PJ Publishing Limited
Special leather bound limited edition published alongside the first edition
Fine / Fine
Special leather bound limited edition published alongside the first edition. Quarto, pp 271. Blue leather covered hard boards with silver lettering to the spine and upper board, and presented in the blue cloth covered slipcase with an enamel Ecurie Ecosse emblem, 6cm diameter, set on the front panel. Edition of 150 copies, this being 12/150. Illustrated throughout, mainly with b/w and with selective colour photographs. The book has been signed and inscribed to the title page by the author “To ____ ____ with best wishes Eric Dymock”, and also signed on the title page by Ian Scott-Watson, Jim Clark’s friend and mentor. Scott-Watson has further inscribed and signed p235 below a picture of himself and David Murray: “Not always the best of friends! Ian Scott-Watson”. This book is a comprehensive written and visual history of the legendary Scottish motor racing team founded in the early 1950’s by David Murray, winners of Le Mans in 1956 and 1957, which launched the careers of many drivers including Jim Clark and Jackie Stewart.
Book and slipcase both in Fine condition. A lovely item, limited edition, inscribed by the author and by Scott-Watson