First Edition of Stirling Moss' All But My Life; Lengthily Inscribed by Him
All But My Life: Face To Face With Ken W. Purdy.
Moss, Stirling with Ken W. Purdy.
Item Number: 60051
London: William Kember , 1963.
First edition of the racing legend’s autobiography. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “Sue I am sorry I had to write this book without your help! Love Stirling 21st birthday and may you have a fabulous life 17.7.63.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing.
Sir Stirling Moss was a British former Formula One racing driver. An inductee into the International Motorsports Hall of Fame, he won 212 of the 529 races he entered across several categories of competition and has been described as "the greatest driver never to win the World Championship". In a seven-year span between 1955 and 1961 Moss finished as championship runner-up four times and third the other three.