'COPPI' by Herbie Sykes.
This outstanding book is a beautiful pictorial and factorial history of cycling legend Fausto Coppi. With interviews of his faithful gregarios and unique pictures, many of which have been rarely seen before,
it tells the story of arguabley the greatest cyclist ever, 5 Giro (22 stage wins), 2 Tours (9 stage wins), the hour record, World Championship, 5 Giro di Lombardia, 3 Milan-SanRemo, 4 National titles, 2 GP
des Nations, Paris-Roubaix, Fleche-Wallone, his palmares pre and post war are exceptional. Coupled with an extraordinary private life and tragic early death, this account of 'Il Campionissimo' strips away many of the half-truths and lies which have been grafted onto his legend over the decades. It's a must have for all genuine cycling fans.
Size : 23cm x 23 cm
Pages : 318 Hardback
Special price : 25.00 (reduced from 30.00) + 6.00 p&p