Quarto. blue cloth spine lettered in red, blue boards lettered in darker blue. Illustrated. Publisher's printed review slip laid in. Spine faded, boards a little discouloured, else fine. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Speed on Salt. A History of the Bonneville ...
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
Publication Date: 1936
Edition: First U.S. edition.
Book Description 1936. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. First Edition. Renown record breaker Eyston recounts how and why Bonneville came to be the new venue of choice for speed records in the mid 1930s with a foreword by Sir Malcolm Campbell who had just claimed the first outright Land Speed Record (at over 300mph) there the previous year.84 large pages with a mix of mono photos and colour drawings. Well-read book, no jacket and with edge and corner wear. Priced to reflect this. Bookseller Inventory # H 1529