First Edition of Ferrari 80; Inscribed by Enzo Ferrari
Item Number: 22048
Modena: Arbe Officine Grafiche , 1979.
First edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed and dated in the year of publication by Enzo Ferrari on the half title page. One of 1,000 copies produced, not for sale to the general public but given to patrons and friends of Ferrari. In near fine condition. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box.
Enzo Ferrari was an Italian motor racing driver and entrepreneur, the founder of the Scuderia Ferrari Grand Prix motor racing team, and subsequently of the Ferrari automobile marque. He was widely known as "il Commendatore" or "il Drake". In his final years he was often referred to as "l'Ingegnere" or "il Grande Vecchio (the Great Old Man)".