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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF INFANTRY WEAPONS OF WORLD WAR II
Written by Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 1821976
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A fully comprehensive and illustrated reference work including every major type of weapon used by every army in the world during the Second World War. Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. 192 pages. ISBN: 085368281X. Second impression. Corners lightly rubbed. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at top & tail of spine and top edge. A few light marks. Musty odour present.

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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CLASSIC CARS
Written by Kevin Brazendale.
Stock no. 1821936
Published by Silverdale Books. 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The best models from the greatest manufacturing companies of the world, both past and present. Specific models of over 600 cars are examined in detail. Large heavy format. Red glazed boards. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 1856055094. Lower edge of spine and corners bumped. Contents clean. Red dustwrapper is creased to rear panel.

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THE DAILY TELEGRAPH COMPLETE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF FORMULA ONE
Written by Bruce Jones.
Stock no. 1821787
Published by Carlton Books Limited. 1st thus 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A most comprehensive, single-volume illustrated work of Formula One reference, covering the highest echelon of motor sport from every angle: from the day that modern Formula One dawned in front of the Royal Family at Silverstone in 1950 to the high-tech, high-finance world circus that is Formula One today. Large format. Black cloth boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 1842221167. Text block a little grubby and with minor foxing. A few pale foxspots to prelims. Red pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners and lightly faded to spine.

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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CACTI
Written by Willy Cullmann; Erich Gotz; Gerhard Groner.
Stock no. 1821214
Published by Alphabooks. 1st 1986. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive guide to cacti and their cultivation, including a dictionary of 750 species and over 400 colour plates. Large format. Blue cloth boards, light blue title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 0906670373. Lower edge of text block slightly grubby. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased with laminate just starting to peel.

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THE LONDON ENCYCLOPAEDIA
Written by Ben Weinreb; Christopher Hibbert.
Stock no. 1821001
Published by MacMillan. Circa 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

The most comprehensive reference book on London ever published. Revised edition. Pictorial cardwraps. xii and 1060 pages including index. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0333576888. 7th printing. Spine faded with creasing to top & tail. Text block slightly grubby.

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THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF PROPELLER AIRLINERS
Written by Bill Gunston.
Stock no. 1820743
Published by Windward. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 256 pages + index. Colour and b/w photos. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0711200629. Name & date in ink, some pencil erasure to front endpaper. Text block browned. Slight fading to front spine edge of dustwrapper and light creasing.

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THE COMPLETE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF ARMS & WEAPONS
Written by Leonid Tarassuk; Claude Blair.
Stock no. 1820712
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st UK 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This book's coverage is world wide and so includes the arms and armament of the Orient as well as those of Europe and America. The chronological span stretches from prehistoric and classical times to the present day. Red cloth boards, white title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 0713415959. Text block browned with some foxing. Endpapers browned. A few light scattered foxspots. Dustwrapper is lightly browned and is foxed to the verso.

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AUTOMOBILES OF THE WORLD: AN ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF THE CAR 1921
Written by W.E. De B. Whittaker; P.A. Barron.
Stock no. 2133936
Published by The Aeroplane And General Publishing Co. Limited. 1921. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Uneven fading - possible even damp marking. Nicks to corners; a little fraying to cloth. Page edge browning, with some foxing.

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THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF MOTORING
Written by R.J. Mecredy.
Stock no. 2133873
Published by Mecredy, Percy & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1906. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w diagrams. Spine has been replaced with new green cloth; new endpapers. Corners are bumped. Browning to outer page edges. Some foxing. Last page has top half cut off it.

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THE RAND MCNALLY ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MILITARY AIRCRAFT 1914-1980
Written by Enzo Angelucci; Paolo Matricardi.
Stock no. 2133766
Published by The Military Press. 1983. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Reprint edition. Dark blue cloth with silver titles and vignettes. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0517410214. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few knocks to cover edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is browned with large closed tears and chips, with minimal loss.

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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE HARLEY DAVIDSON
Written by Peter Henshaw; Ian Kerr.
Stock no. 1820271
Published by Hermes House. 1st thus 2010. Nearly fine condition.

An illustrated guide to an iconic motorcycle with 600 colour photographs. Pictorial cardwraps. Oblong format. ISBN: 9781846817779. A few minor corner creases.

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GREAT AIRCRAFT OF WWII
No author listed.
Stock no. 1820198
Published by Abbeydale Press. 1st thus 2009. Nearly fine condition.

Pocket Encyclopedia. Includes: The Supermarine Spitfire, The Avro Lancaster, The Messerschmitt 109, The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress. Small format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos throughout. Cutaway Diagrams. 192 pages. ISBN: 9781861473004.

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