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CARP ALONG THE WAY VOLUME TWO: INTO THE NINETIES
Written by Rod Hutchinson.
Stock no. 1824628
Published by Angling Publications. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Picking up from Rod's exploits described in Volume One and carrying us on into the early Nineties. Red cloth boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 9781871700763. Light bump to top of spine. Contents clean. Red dustwrapperis lightly scuffed and has a previous bookseller's label to rear of dustwrapper.

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ENZO FERRARI: 50 YEARS OF GREATNESS
Written by Piero Casucci.
Stock no. 1824622
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st thus 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

His life, his engines, his cars, his drivers, his races, his triumphs. Red cloth boards, black title to spine. Colour photos and illustrations, b/w photos. ISBN: 0854293272. Text block lightly browned. Light foxing to endpapers else contents clean. Red dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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STIRLING MOSS SCRAPBOOK 1955
Written by Stirling Moss; Philip Porter.
Stock no. 1824613
Published by Porter Press International Ltd. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A light-hearted look at the fun, the excitement, the lifestyle, the racing, the people, the challenges, the tragedies, the victories, the crumpet... Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0955006805. Small knock to lower edge of boards. Contents clean. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lghtly faded across top edge of front panel and is lightly scuffed.

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STIRLING MOSS SCRAPBOOK 1961
Written by Stirling Moss; Philip Porter.
Stock no. 1824611
Published by Porter Press International Ltd. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The behind the scenes story of one of Stirling's most incredible seasons told by his own scrapbooks, his albums, his recollections and no holds barred comments about the cars, the circuits, the crumpet and the other drivers. Large oblong format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and colour illustrations. ISBN: 0955006821. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and is lightly faded to front vertical edge.

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FANGIO MY RACING LIFE
Written by Juan Manuel Fangio; Roberto Carozzo.
Stock no. 1824588
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

One of the most successful racing drivers of all time tells his story. Grey cloth boards, siler title to spine. 367 pages including index. B/w photos. ISBN: 1852603151. Minor foxing to text block. Grey pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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COLIN CHAPMAN: THE MAN AND HIS CARS
Written by Gerard Crombac.
Stock no. 1824587
Published by Patrick Stephens. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Biography of the man at the head of Lotus cars. B/w photos. ISBN: 0850597331. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little scuffed. Musty odour present.

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THE LIVES OF THE MOST EMINENT ENGLISH POETS; WITH CRITICAL OBSERVATIONS ON THEIR WORKS (4 VOLUMES)
Written by Samuel Johnson; Roger Lonsdale.
Stock no. 1824576
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Fifty-two biographies constituting a detailed survey of English poetry from the early seventeenth century to Johnson's own time. Introduction by Roger Lonsdale. Four volumes. Navy blue cloth with gilt title to spines. ISBN: 9780199278978. A lovely set contained in publisher's light blue slipcase which is just a little scuffed.

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A NAVAL BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY
Written by William R. O'Byrne.
Stock no. 1824564
Published by John Murray. 1849. Very good condition.

Comprising the Life and services of Every Living Officer in Her Majesty's Navy, from the rank of Admiral of the Fleet to that of Lieutenant, inclusive. Compiled from Authentic and Family Documents. A fat Tome. Modern binding with brown cloth spine & corners and grey cloth sides. Gilt title to spine. Marbled text block. 1400 pages. Heavy bump to lower edge of rear board.Light fading to vertical edge of rear board. A few light scuffs to boards. New endpapers. Title page professionally repaired. Text block browned. Some light page browning and marks to contents but remarkable clean for its age.

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SIX MONTHS IN THE RANKS; OR, THE GENTLEMAN PRIVATE (COLLECTION OF BRITISH AUTHORS TAUCHNITZ EDITION VOL. 2064)
Written by E.C. Grenville Murray.
Stock no. 1824558
Published by Bernard Tauchnitz. 1st thus 1882. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Leather spine & corners, marbled paper sides. 4 raised bands to spine, red title block with gilt title to same. 360 pages. Spine rubbed, corners lightly worn. Marbled sides lightly rubbed. Large book plate to front pastedown. Front joint starting to crack. Name in pencil to front endpaper. Endpapers browned. A few lower corner creases. Contents generally clean.

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TONY MARSH, THE GREAT ALL-ROUNDER IN AND OUT OF MOTORSPORT
Written by Tony Marsh.
Stock no. 1324170
Published by Parley Books. 1st 2007. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Former six-times British Hill Climb Champion and racing driver, the story up until 2001. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 269 pages. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780955482601. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed. Neat barcode label to rear panel of wrapper.

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THE ENCHANTED WORLD OF JESSIE M. KING
Written by Colin White. Illustrated by Jessie M. King.
Stock no. 1324134
Published by Canongate Publishing Limited. 1st 1989. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations and photographs throughout. This is the first major book to be published about the life and works of Jessie M. King, who is one of the most important illustrators of the 20th century. Includes a detailed list of bibliographical information. ISBN: 086241363X. Spine and corners slightly rubbed. Some light scoremarks to covers. Neat barcode label to rear cover (covering printed barcode). Inscription in (red) ink to front free-endpaper. Textblock ever so slightly grubby else contents clean.

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LIGHT IN THE DARKNESS THE TRUTH ABOUT MAL, KENNY & ME
Written by Alan Carter.
Stock no. 1324123
Published by Retro Speedway. 1st 2011. Very good condition.

An astonishinly frank autobiography from the motocycle racing sensation. Cardwraps. 320 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780955934063. Cover edges rubbed. Neat barcode label to rear cover. Some page corner tips creased.

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