Road Racing 1936, being an account of one season of B. Bira, the racing motorist
CHULA, Prince of Siam
London: The Sun Engraving Co. Ltd
Very Good / Good+
First edition. Octavo, pp ix, 219. Blue cloth covered hard boards, in the original dust jacket. Illustrated with photographs. Colour frontispiece from a drawing by Bryan de Grineau showing Bira winning the JCC International Trophy at Brooklands. Foreword by Malcolm Campbell. Chula’s account of his cousin, Prince Bira’s second season of motor racing in Europe . This was Bira’s most successful season racing during which he won the Coupe de Prince Rainer at Monte Carlo, came third in the Grand Prix Maserati at Brooklands and was the first driver to lap the circuit in Dublin at over 100mph.
Very Good book in a Good + condition jacket which is browned to the spine and has tape reinforcement to the edges of the verso.