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THE CYCLEMOTOR MANUAL
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134618
Published by Temple Press Limited. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition.

By the staff of Motor Cycling. Motorised bicycles. Beige paper boards, green titles. B/w illustrations. 107 pages plus adverts to rear. Spine is browned. Marks to covers. Wear to corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Name and address label stuck to rear pastedown.

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RIDING THE MOUNTAINS DOWN
Written by Bettina Selby.
Stock no. 2132470
Published by Victor Gollancz Ltd.. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Journey by Bicycle to Kathmandu. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 0575034513. Wrapper has some edge-creasing.

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THE MOULTON BICYCLES
Written by Tony Hadland.
Stock no. 2131233
1994. Very good condition.

Second edition. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950743119. Creasing to spine and one corner of rear cover. A few pages are starting to partially come loose to bottom of pages in middle (glue appears to not be very strong).

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BICYCLING A HISTORY
Written by Frederick Alderson.
Stock no. 1817063
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1972. Very good condition.

The stages of bicycling history with the sharp perception of a social historian. Yellow pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. 214 pages including index. ISBN: 0715356119. Spine faded and slightly cocked through use. Text block a little grubby. Contents clean.

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STURMEY'S INDISPENSABLE HANDBOOK TO THE SAFETY BICYCLE
Written by Henry Sturmey.
Stock no. 1817060
Slightly better than very good condition.

Treating of Safety Bicycles, their Varieties, Construction & Use. Originally published in 1885, this is an undated facsimile. Spiral bound cardwraps. B/w illustrations. 80+ pages. A few marks to covers. Contents clean.

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THE YEARS OF THE HIGH BICYCLE: A COMPILATION OF CATALOGUES FROM 1877-1886
Written by Derek Roberts.
Stock no. 1817058
Published by John Pinkerton. 1st thus 1980. Very good condition.

With Some Comments on the Makers and their Machines by Derek Roberts. Pink cardwraps. B/w illustrations. Spine lightly browned, Corners lightly creased. Contents fine.

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PRACTICAL HINTS ON CYCLING
No author listed.
Stock no. 1817056
Nearly fine condition.

New Edition originally published 1892, presented Gratis by Linley & Biggs. Small yellow cardwrap booklet. 17 pages plus adverts to rear. B/w illustrations. Facsimile reprint undated.

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THE BICYCLE
Written by Pryor Dodge.
Stock no. 1817005
Published by Flammarion. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A history of the bicycle as an accessible mode of travel. Large format. Black boards with black titles. Pictorial endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. 217 pages plus index. ISBN: 2080135511.

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THE BICYCLE IN WARTIME AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Jim Fitzpatrick.
Stock no. 2129009
Published by Brassey's. 1ST 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1574881574.

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THE STURMEY-ARCHER STORY
Written by Tony Hadland.
Stock no. 2128947
Published by Tony Hadland. 1st 1987. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Card wraps. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0950743127. SIGNED by author to title page. Crease to couple of corners of front cover and a some pages internally.

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SWEETHEART TRAVELLERS
Written by S.R. Crockett. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; W.H.C. Groome.
Stock no. 1505717
Published by Frederick A. Stokes Company. 1st USA 1895. Almost very good condition.

A Child's Book for Children, for Women and for Men. A story featuring cycle touring in the 19th century. Blue/grey pictorial cloth. 69 b/w illustrations, some full-page. 314 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers slightly grubby. Front endpaper MISSING. One hinge cracked and small margin hole to one page. Some foxing, mainly to endpapers and page edges.

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SWEETHEART TRAVELLERS
Written by S.R. Crockett. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; W.H.C. Groome.
Stock no. 624006
Published by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.. Circa 1895. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. A story of early cycling. Spine bumped, corners lightly rubbed. Joints cracked. Inscription in ink to half-title. Some hinges lightly pulled.

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