By Squadron Leader Neville Duke DSO OBE DFC** AFC
Signed by Neville Duke
Signed by Neville Duke on the half title page
Allan Wingate First edition, third impression January 1954 (first published Oct 1953). 215 pages and well illustrated with photos.
Very Good condition hardback book and dustjacket. PO signature and date (Feb 1954) on the endpaper. Tight with a solid binding, it has some tanning to the end papers due paper quality.
The book comes with an official Hawker Aircraft Ltd photograph of a Hunter signed by Neville Duke.
From Spitfire pilot with 92 Squadron to world famous record breaking test pilot, this is the classic autobiography of Neville Duke. He was one of the top scoring RAF fighter pilots of WWII with 28 victories, decorated six times for gallantry, post-war he became a household name as Chief Test Pilot for Hawkers and a permanent figure in the gallery of great flyers.
A great signed aviation book