A good lot of Speed Record related literature,
Lot 22
A lot of Speed Record related literature,
£250 - 350
US$ 390 - 540

Lot Details
A lot of Speed Record related literature,
for Land and Water Speed Records, including 'Progress', a 1929 hardbound publicity brochure for the 'Golden Arrow' Sunbeam and 'Miss England' successful Land and Water Speed Record attempts, a National Benzole 'The Spirit of Speed' brochure for John Cobb's 1936 triple victory Napier-Railton, a '403.1 m.p.h.' brochure for John Cobb's Railton Mobil Special 1947, a Wakefield Castrol leaflet for Campbell's 1928 Blue Bird, a booklet for John Cobb's 1953 Crusader Jet Craft, a scrapbook of press cuttings and other ephemera relating to various record attempts, several books including Harvey Shapiro: Faster than Sound; Cyril Posthumus: Land Speed Record; Arthur Knowles: Campbell at Coniston; and three small period tin souvenir profiles for 1,000Hp Sunbeam, Campbell's Blue Bird, and Schneider Trophy winning Supermarine Napier Seaplane.
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