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The Rainbow and the Rose by Nevil Shute

The Rainbow and the Rose by Nevil Shute

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The Rainbow and the Rose

by Nevil Shute

Heinemann, 1958 [First Edition], hardcover, dust-jacket

Very Good Condition, a little edge and shelf wear, previous owners gift inscription on front end-paper, minor foxing to fore-edges, dust-jacket shows some edge and shelf wear with some rubbing, chips and small tears to edges, some foxing to jacket (see photographs)

Ronnie Clarke, a pilot on an Australian airline, tells the story of himself.  When he learns that Johnny Pascoe has crashed in an inaccessible part of Tasmania trying to fly to help a sick girl and is lying with a fractured skull, Ronnie decides to try to land a doctor there, despite the tricky flying conditions; for Johnny Pascoe at sixty is someone whom Ronnie admires, always has admired ever since he taught Ronnie to fly back in England in the Thirties."

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