Height of the Battle by Robert Taylor - Publishers Proof Editions (PP)

Height of the Battle by Robert Taylor - Publishers Proof Editions (PP)

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"The Height of the Battle" Luftwaffe blitzed London on the night of September 10th and again the following day with no respite, massed Heinkel bombers escorted by over 200 fighters headed for London.  As the bombers approached the London Dockland 60 Spitfires and Hurricanes attacked them.

Leading No74 "Tiger" Squadron, Sailor Milan the outstanding RAF Battle of Britain fighter pilot had orders to ignore the Luftwaffe fighters and attack the bombers. The print shows Sailor Melan and Harbourne Stephen starting a diving attack on Luftwaffe Heinkel bombers.

The RAF Edition PP # 28/30 is signed by C.S. Bamberger, G.H. Bennions, H.M. Stephen, G.C. Unwin and is accompanied by a companion print “Hurricane Attack” signed by J.M. Bentley Beard, Sir John Grady and T.F. Neil. A second companion print "Gallant Gladiator" depicts a Gloster Gladiator taking off during the Battle of France. The print is signed by J. Kayll who flew the Gladiator during the war. 

The RCAF Edition PP # 5/10 is signed by C.S. Bamberger, H.A. Sprague, H.M. Stephen, G.C. Unwin accompanied by a companion print “Maple Leaf Scramble” signed by Hartland Molson, G. O’Brian and B.D. Russel. A second companion print "Gallant Gladiator" depicts a Gloster Gladiator taking off during the Battle of France. The print is signed by J. Kayll who flew the Gladiator during the war. 

The RAAF Edition PP # 9/10 is signed by I. Bayles, T. Gaze, D. Sheen, P. Watson and is accompanied by a companion print "Targets of Opportunity" signed by R. Gibbes, E. Sly and B. Watson. Both Limited Edition and Artist Proof sets available. A second companion print "Gallant Gladiator" depicts a Gloster Gladiator taking off during the Battle of France. The print is signed by J. Kayll who flew the Gladiator during the war. 


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