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DONALD CAMPBELL THE MAN BEHIND THE MASK
Written by David Tremayne.
Stock no. 1609956
Published by Bantam Press. 1st 2004. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A fascinating portrait of an intense, complex, superstitious yet abnormally brave man. 414 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0593050584. Light page edge browning. Wrapper edge rubbed.

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JAMES HUNT AGAINST ALL ODDS
Written by James Hunt; Eoin Young.
Stock no. 1609953
Published by E.P. Dutton. 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

American edition. James Hunt's story of the 1976 Grand Prix World Championship which he eventually won. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0525136258. Wrapper is edge creased with a couple of small tears.

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1815 THE WATERLOO CAMPAIGN WELLINGTON, HIS GERMAN ALLIES AND THE BATTLES OF LIGNY AND QUATRE BRAS
Written by Peter Hofschroer.
Stock no. 1815355
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A history of the Waterloo campaign based on new research. Controversial conclusions about Wellington's actions. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 1853673048.

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IN THE COMPANY OF HEROES
Written by Michael J. Durant; Steven Hartov.
Stock no. 1815354
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A true story of a POW in Somalia. Green cloth spine with gilt title, green paper boards with gilt vignette of helicopter to front. Colour endpapers depicting map of Mogadishu. B/w photos. ISBN: 0399150609.

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1815 THE WATERLOO CAMPAIGN THE GERMAN VICTORY: FROM WATERLOO TO THE FALL OF NAPOLEON
Written by Peter Hofschroer.
Stock no. 1815349
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A history of the Waterloo campaign based on new research. Controversial conclusions about Wellington's actions. The key role played by some of the 25,000 Germans in the 'British army'. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 1853673684.

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JIM CLARK TRIBUTE TO A CHAMPION
Written by Eric Dymock.
Stock no. 1609921
Published by G.T. Foulis & Co. Ltd.. 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The biography of the motor racing driver. Colour and b/w photos. 256 pages. ISBN: 0854299823. Spine bumped.

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A.P. MCCOY MY AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Written by A.P. McCoy.
Stock no. 2123954
Published by Orion Books. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

With Donn McClean. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781409131663. SIGNED by author to title page. 4th printing.

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RACING THROUGH LIFE A JUMP JOCKEY'S TALE
Written by Sam Morshead.
Stock no. 2123953
Published by Racing Post. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Blue boards. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9781910498903. SIGNED by author on bookplate that is stuck to half-title page. Wrapper has a few light marks and 'SIGNED' sticker to top of front panel.

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GREEN RACES RED EDDIE IRVINE'S FIRST SEASON WITH FERRARI
Written by Eddie Irvine.
Stock no. 2123952
Published by Collins Willow. 1ST 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour photos. ISBN: 0002187620. SIGNED by author to title page. Light bumping to top and tail of spine. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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NUMBER NINE DREAM AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Written by Rob Howley; Graham Clutton.
Stock no. 2123951
Published by Mainstream Publishing. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Autobiography of the Wales and British Lions scrum-half. Colour photos. ISBN: 1840182083. SIGNED by author to title page. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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MELVILLE HIS WORLD AND WORK
Written by Andrew Delbanco.
Stock no. 1815283
Published by Picador. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Delbanco traces Melville's growth from the bawdy storytelling of Typee through the spiritual preoccupations building up to Moby-Dick and the profound disillusionment of later works, even as he charts a life that left little evidence in its wake and was, long before Melville's death, consigned to obscurity. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. xxiii and 415 pages including index. ISBN: 033037107x.

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JOHN WILLIAMS V.C.: A BIOGRAPHY
Written by W.G. Lloyd.
Stock no. 1815282
Published by W.G. Lloyd. 1st 1993. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

John Williams V.C. was a Welsh recipient of the Victoria Cross, he was involved in the Anglo-Zulu War and Rorke's Drift as well as other conflicts. B/w photos. 120 pages. ISBN: 0952054329.

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