Publisher: Ivor Nicholson & Watson, Ltd, London;
Date of Publication: 1934
Stock Code: 6081
FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp xv, , 303. Portrait frontispiece with tissue guard; numerous photographic plates. Publishers black cloth with red titles and panel to spine and red biplane motif to upper board. Top edge stained red. Newspaper clipping relating to the sale of Mannock’s medals in 1992 loosely inserted. Cover cloth lightly creased at spine tips. Faint toning to early and late leaves; ownership inscription to half-title dated in year of publication. A crisp tight copy.
Biography of “unsurpassed” air fighter Edward Mannock, the leading air fighter of the Great War.