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    Frank Everest Signed Book: The Fastest Man Alive. (London: Cassell & Company Ltd, 1958). First edition. Signed on the half-title page in blue ink: "Sincere Regards & Best Wishes/ to William Stanhope from---/ Frank K. Everest/ Brig Gen USAF (ret.)". Everest was an aeroengineer and test pilot who, in the 1950s, set multiple air speed records and was known as the "fastest man alive" for a period. He was inducted into the Aerospace Walk of Honor in 1991. Hardbound, no dust jacket, octavo, 204 pages, illustrated. Fine.

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