Speed Boat Kings : 25 Years of International Speedboating

By: Barrett, J. Lee; Illustrated by Morris Rosenfeld

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144 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, blue buckram over spine, green cloth over boards, gold lettering and decor, 144 pages, green endpapers, index, appendix, 58 high-quality b/w photos on glossy plates, with captions. ; Photos by Morris Rosenfeld and others. ; From preface: 'The story of motorboat racing with its accompanying boat and engine development, for the last quarter of a century, cannot be told without dealing conspicuously with Commodore Garfield A. Wood, of Detroit, Michigan, known throughout the sporting world as Gar Wood, as well as the Detroit River Course where many of his battles have been fought and won.' ; Book shows no wear, only a touch of sunning. 'For John' in fountain pen in very faded ink on front endpaper. No other defects to book. Jacket, of unprinted clear acetate, has three small tears, otherwise intact.

Title: Speed Boat Kings : 25 Years of International Speedboating

Author Name: Barrett, J. Lee; Illustrated by Morris Rosenfeld

Categories: Transportation,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Arnold-Powers: 1939

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 20300

Keywords: Motorboats ; Motorboats ; Boat Racing ; Detroit ; Michigan History ; Nautical ; Transportation ; Sports ;,