Title Phil Read: The Real Story [Grand Prix Motorcycle Racing]
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition very good
Publisher London Macdonald and Jane’s 1977
Seller ID 1472
[Racing] Read, Phil; Graeme Wright. Phil Read: The Real Story. London: Macdonald and Jane’s Publishers Ltd., 1977, first edition. Burgundy cloth with gilt spine titles, 14.5 by 22.2 cm, 192 pp., illus. Very good with light yellowing and foxing on the endpapers and top edge of the textblock. The price-clipped jacket is very good with uneven sun fading on the spine. “Rebel Read” is a former Grand Prix motorcycle road race who won seven World Championships and the first to win World’s in the 125 cc, 250 cc, and 500 cc classes. This memoir “gives an unrivaled insight into the world of motorcycle racing. Few sporting autobiographies have revealed so much about a sport and the men who make it.” No writing, highlighting, names, or other marks. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB, IOBA) is an open shop dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. Dust jacket present. First Edition.