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THE RESTORATION OF VINTAGE AND THOROUGHBRED CARS
Written by Richard C. Wheatley; Bryan Morgan. Illustrated by R.F. Neale.
Stock no. 2139914
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1957. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos and line drawings. Spotting to covers. Foxing to varying degrees throughout. Wrapper has top corner cut off; edge-creased with tears and chips; some repairs to verso; grubby marks.

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THE MAINTENANCE AND DRIVING OF VINTAGE CARS
Written by Richard C. Wheatley; Brian Morgan. Illustrated by R.F. Neale.
Stock no. 2139908
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1964. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Companion volume to the same authors' standard work The Restoration of Vintage and Thoroughbred Cars. Black boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to lower front board. B/w photos and illustrations. Spotting to covers. Inscription in ink and ink stamp to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing; some fading to spine and wear.

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THE TECHNICAL FACTS OF THE VINTAGE BENTLEY
No author listed.
Stock no. 1823869
Published by Bentley Drivers Club Ltd.. 2nd 1956. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition: revised, enlarged & indexed June 1956. The Bentley Bible. An attempt to commit to paper all known useful facts about vintage Bentleys. B/w diagrams. Boards clean and bright. Foxing to endpapers and prelims. Pencil erasure to front endpaper. Contents generally clean. Page 196 - printing has gone through page so what should be a blank page has part of the print from previous page showing through. Pages 198-199 are partially obliterated of text vertically (see photo). One instance of relevant pencil annotation. Price-cut dustwrapper is heavily edge-rubbed.

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HANDBOOK FOR THE FORD ANGLIA PREFECT POPULAR FROM 1953
Written by Piet Olyslager.
Stock no. 2139548
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1967. Good condition.

Card wraps. Motor Manuals 8. Card wraps. Escore, Square 100E Models from 1955; Thames Vans 300E Models from 1954. B/w diagrams. Third edition. Covers are browned. Some grubby marks and browning.

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THE FORD EIGHT AND ANGLIA HANDBOOK
Written by Staton Abbey.
Stock no. 2139545
Published by Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd.. 1953. Almost very good condition.

Fourth Edition. Pitman's Motorists' Library. A Complete Guide for Owners and Prospective Purchasers (covers models from 1933 to 1948). Burgundy cloth spine, white paper boards with black title. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned, with a little chipping to cloth. Marks to covers. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Grubby margin and brown marks.

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AVENGER OWNERS WORKSHOP MANUAL
Written by John Fowler.
Stock no. 2139288
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. Circa 1984. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w diagrams and photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chip to base of spine. Some grubby marks to covers and pages internally, a few which have page corner creases.

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TRIUMPH SPITFIRE OWNERS WORKSHOP MANUAL
Written by Peter Strasman; J.H. Haynes.
Stock no. 2139279
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1987. Good condition.

Large format. Pale blue boards. Mk I, II, III, IV & 1500, 1962 to 1981, 1147cc, 1296cc, 1493cc. ISBN: 1850100225. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some grubby marks and scuffing. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Grubby finger marks.

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THE MOTOR MANUAL
No author listed.
Stock no. 2138849
Published by Temple Press Limited. 21st Very good condition.

21st edition. All about Motors in Simple Language. Yellow cloth with checkerboard pattern to front. B/w illustrations. Spine is darkened. A few marks to covers. Bumping to corners. Page browning. Marks to endpapers.

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VOLKSWAGEN TRANSPORTER - T4 PETROL AND DIESEL
No author listed.
Stock no. 2138828
Published by Peter Russek Publications Ltd. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w illustrations. 2.0 Litre Petrol, 1.9 & 2.4 Litre Diesel. Adjustments, Tune-up, Repairs, Overhauls, Servicing and Fault Finding. Pocket Mechanic Series. ISBN: 0904509699. Some marks and foxspots to outer page edges.

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ORIGINAL CHEVROLET 1955.1956.1957
Written by Robert Genat.
Stock no. 2137996
Published by Motorbooks International. 1st 2003. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, white title to spine. Colour photos. The Restorer's Guide. ISBN: 0760315485. Magic tape to pastedowns and wrapper flaps.

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ORIGINAL JAGUAR XK
Written by Philip Porter.
Stock no. 2137995
Published by Bay View Books. 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Edition, expanded and re-illustrated. The restorer's guide to Jaguar XK120, XK140 and XK150, Drop Head Coupe, Fixed Head Coupe and Roadster. Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 1901432025. Uneven browning to wrapper. Magic tape to pastedowns and wrapper flaps.

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MGB OWNERS WORKSHOP MANUAL
Written by John Fowler.
Stock no. 1823348
Published by Haynes. 1989. Almost very good condition.

1962 to 1980. All models of the MGB Roadster and the GT Coupe with 1798 engine. Large format. Green boards. B/w & colour photos, b/w diagrams. ISBN: 0856966231. Small patch of loss of surface paper to rear edge of spine. Rear board lightly scratched. Contents a little grubby and crinkled.

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