Too Close for Comfort. One man's close encounters of the terminal kind. Winkle's near death experiences in a very Limited Edition.
This hardback book includes beautifully rendered artwork illustrating some of the near terminal moments in what must be described as Winkle's charmed life.15 beautiful paintings by the highly respected artist Michael Turner FGAva describe some extraordinary moments from Winkle's extraordinary career. 142 pages of paintings, archive images and commentary from the man himself. We thought that this outstanding book was out of print, but a limited quantity are now available in 3 forms:
1) Standard hard back book (also available with Winkle Tribute book)
2) Standard hard back book with bookplate signed by Winkle and Michael Turner
3) Leather bound book in leather bound box sleeve with numbered bookplate signed by Winkle.
An essential item for any Winkle Brown collection. Very limited availability and no more will be printed once this stock has gone.
Size: approx. 30cm x 26.5cm.
Also available with 'Winkle. Tribute to a flying legend.' Compiled by Paul Beaver, this is a convenient and essential guide to all 487 aircraft flown by Capt Brown.