Saint Praftu.

ANDERSON, MURRAY.

£12.00

Publisher

Grosvenor House Publishing Limited.

Place

Guildford

Date

2009

Item Description

8vo. 8.5 x 5.5 inches. [ix] + [i] + 379 + [6] blank + [1] pp. In pictorial card covers. A little wear to extremities, but otherwise a very good copy. Signed by author on title page. Loosely inset: undated review cutting from Kent Messenger. Illustrated by 19 pages of black and white photographs. Decorated by publisher's device on title page and verso. Autobiographical account of the wartime flying career of Murray Anderson (d.2016) who flew photo reconnaissance Spitfires then Lysanders on missions to the French Resistance and later 2nd TAF Mustangs before a posting to RAF Dum Dum, Calcutta. The second part of the book describes post-war civil flying in Burma, India and Nepal. The title derives from the author's personal mnemonic for his pre-take-off and landing drill. He later retired to Hythe, Kent.

[Stock No. 27478]

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