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THE COMPLETE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF MOTORCARS 1885 - 1968
Written by G.N. Georgano.
Stock no. 2132507
Published by Ebury Press. 1968. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green/blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette of car to front cover. Colour and b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0718130480. Bumping to spine. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips and loss; also browned.

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L'AUTOMOBILE SOUS L'UNIFORME 1939-1940
Written by Jean-Michel Touraine; Francois Vauvillier. Illustrated by Jean Restayn.
Stock no. 2132465
Published by Massin Editeur. 1st FRANCE 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth with white titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 2707201979. Light white spotting to covers. Contents are still excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with foxing to verso.

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THE ROAD FERRARIS THE COMPLETE STORY
Written by Anthony Pritchard.
Stock no. 2132458
Published by Haynes Publishing. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A detailed record of all Ferraris built for road use, production and prototype, from the 166 Inter of 1948 to the very latest models (as of 2013). Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Packed with colour and b/w photos. 424 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781844256709. Book and wrapper bumped at top and tail of spine else a fine copy.

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TATRA THE LEGACY OF HANS LEDWINKA
Written by Ivan Margolius; John G. Henry.
Stock no. 2132448
Published by Veloce Publishing. 1st thus 2015. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the Tatra company is one of great innovation and avant-garde design in automobile engineering and also the story of one man - Hans Ledwinka. Large square format. Green boards, silver title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. 224 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781845847999. Lower corners of book and wrapper bumped else a fine copy.

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TO FINISH FIRST
Written by Phil Kerr.
Stock no. 2132447
Published by Motor Racing Publications Ltd.. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The author's years working in Formula One, Can-Am and Indy 500, showing the inside workings of three of the great racing teams - Cooper, Brabham and McLaren. 384 pages. Colour & b/w photos. 384 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781899870813.

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POST-WAR BABY AUSTINS A30-A35-A40
Written by Barney Sharratt; James Hunt.
Stock no. 2132436
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The full story of Austin's first chassisless car. Foreword by Hunt. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. 192 pages includes index. ISBN: 0850457106. Gold address label on front pastedown else a fine copy. Wrapper has a light crease at lower edge of front panel.

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LUCKY ALL MY LIFE
Written by Jeff Clew.
Stock no. 2132362
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The biography of Harry Weslake, the mechanical genius behind many of motor racing's most famous engines. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854292543. Some white mottling to covers. Tape marks/residue to pastedowns, endpapers and wrapper flaps. Name and address label stuck to rear pastedown.

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A RECORD OF MOTOR RACING 1894-1908
Written by Gerald Rose.
Stock no. 2132272
Published by Motor Racing Publications Ltd.. 1949. Almost very good condition.

Originally published in 1909 this is a new edition 1949. B/w photos, maps, and race results. Corners are bumped. Uneven spotting/mottling to cloth cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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SOME EARLY MOTORING ADVERTISEMENTS
Written by Roy Chambers.
Stock no. 2132270
Published by Bellona Publications Limited. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Old b/w adverts. ISBN: 0850760178. Spine is bumped and browned. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips, couple of tape repairs to verso.

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THE VINTAGE SPORTS-CAR CLUB GOLDEN JUBILEE BOOK 1934-1984
Written by Peter Hull; et al.
Stock no. 2132267
Published by Vintage Sports-Car Club Limited. 1984. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Vintage Sports-Car Club. B/w photos. Tape residue and glue marks to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Old name and address label to rear pastedown. Foxing to wrapper, which also has nicks at edges.

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OPERATION MANUAL FOR THE MORRIS MINOR CAR
No author listed.
Stock no. 2132266
Published by Morris Motors Limited. 1934. Poor condition.

Card wraps. B/w diagrams. Covers are torn off and MISSING! Title page is torn out, but still present. Some page corner creasing and tears; marks. A READING COPY ONLY! SWAF.

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MAINTENANCE HANDBOOK FOR CITROEN TWINS 2CV 3CV DYANE MEHARI AMI ACADIANE VANS ESTATES & SALOONS
Written by John P. Richards.
Stock no. 2132265
Published by Peter Russek Publications Ltd. 6th 1988. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Spiral bound cardwarps. Sixth edition. Marks to plastic 'covers'.

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