Phoenix, Arizona: David Bull Publishing, 2000.
First Edition. Hardcover. 11 3/8" X 9 3/8". 512pp. Inscribed by J. A. Martin to half-title page, with additional gift inscription from Ed Clayton, who J. A. Martin thanks in the acknowledgements: "Ed Clayton provided photos but even more significantly kept my interest keen in the series and the project" (510). Moderate wear to unclipped glossy pictorial dust jacket, with surface wear, edgewear, bumping to corners, and small closed tears to upper corner of rear panel. Embossed gray cloth over boards, with upper board and spine lettered in silver. Bumping to corners of binding, else fine, firm, and sound. Pages are clean, bright, and unmarked. A presentable signed first printing of this award-winning history of the premier North American sports-car racing series from 1981-1993, IMSA"s Grand Touring Prototypes. From front flap: "For the first time the stories of the cars and of the men and women who raced them are told through exclusive interviews and illustrated with never-before-seen team photos and exciting race action. This intimate look at the GTP series also includes complete race results from 1981-1993 to make this an invaluable research and reference source." Very good / good +. Item #2819