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Turn Left for Tangier, the hard way for Heralds (1960)

BENSTED-SMITH, Richard

Coventry: Standard-Triumph Organization
First edition
1960
Near Fine / Near Fine
B5074
First edition. Small quarto, pp 58. Red and white paper covered hard boards, in the original dust jacket, un-clipped (6s.). Colour photographic frontispiece of a Triumph Herald at Porte de Timimoun in Adrar, and further b/w photograph illustrations throughout. Foreword by Sir John Hunt (leader of the 1953 Everest Expedition). The book is an account of the journey undertaken by two Triumph Heralds from Cape Town to Tangier, the manufacturer’s objective being to undertake final prototype testing.


Book and jacket both in Near Fine condition. Scarce in such tidy condition.
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Turn Left for Tangier, the hard way for Heralds

Stock No: B5074