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A MANUAL OF MOTOR MECHANICS AND HIGH-EFFICIENCY TUNING
Written by L. Mantell.
Stock no. 2132562
Published by Temple Press Limited. 3rd 1918. Almost very good condition.

Functional working of the petrol engine. Pale blue cloth with black titles and decorations. B/w adverts and diagrams. Third Edition. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers are extremely browned and grubby/marked. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing. Page edge browning.

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THE MOTOR CYCLIST'S HANDBOOK
Written by Chas. S. Lake; Phoenix.
Stock no. 2132367
Published by Percival Marshall And Co. Circa 1912. Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles. Second Edition. Numerous b/w adverts. B/w diagrams. A couple of nicks to cloth at top of spine. A few marks to outer page edges.

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J.A.P. THE END OF AN ERA
Written by Jeffff Clew.
Stock no. 2132363
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with silver title to spine. The Second Volume in Jeff Clew's series about the history of Britain's most successful specialist motor cycle engine manufacturer: J.A. Prestwich & Co. Ltd. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854296115. Tape/residue to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Name and address label stuck to rear pastedown. Wrapper is price-cut with some edge-creasing.

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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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STUART MODELS 1989/90
No author listed.
Stock no. 2132269
Published by Stuart Models Limited. Circa 1990. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. Catalogue of model steam engines. Couple of corners and edges are creased.

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BRIGGS & STRATTON SERVICE AND REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS FOR SINGLE CYLINDER 4-CYCLE ENGINES
No author listed.
Stock no. 2132268
1992. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w diagrams throughout. ISBN: 0024847709629. Some grubby marks to covers and outer page edges. Small highlighting and pen marks to prelims.

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A SHORT HISTORY OF SUSPENSION
No author listed.
Stock no. 2132263
Very good condition.

Oblong format. Card wraps. B/w photos and diagrams.

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SMALL ENGINE REPAIR MANUAL
Written by Curt Choate; Robert Jex.
Stock no. 2132257
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1991. Very good condition.

Another Home DIY Manual from Haynes. fl Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Fault finding, Repair and Maintenance of Most Small Engines Up To and Including 5HP. Briggs & Stratton side-valve four-strokes, Tecumseh side-valve four-strokes, Tecumseh Two-strokes and Honda four-strokes. ISBN: 1850107556. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing and spotting to some pages. A few ink annotations and small pieces stuck in to a few pages.

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MOTOR LAWNMOWERS OWNERS WORKSHIP MANUAL
Written by M.C. Crawley.
Stock no. 2132256
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1980. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. ATCO, Flymo, Ginger, Qualcast, Suffolk, Victa, Webb. Looks at some rotary and some Cylinder mowers. ISBN: 0856965448. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing and marks to prelims, endpapers and outer page edges.

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ROLLS-ROYCE HIVES' TURBULENT BARONS
Written by Alec Harvey-Bailey.
Stock no. 2132243
Published by Sir Henry Royce Memorial Foundation. 1st 1992. Very good condition.

Historical Series No.20. Yellow cardwraps. B/w photos. 179 pages. Some creasing to spine and cover edges.

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ROLLS-ROYCE - HIVES, THE QUIET TIGER
Written by Alec Harvey-Bailey.
Stock no. 2132241
Published by Sir Henry Royce Memorial Foundation. 1st 1985. Very good condition.

Ernest Hives of Rolls-Royce fame. Yellow cardwraps. Historical Series 7. 101 pages. B/w photos. Crease to spine.

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METAL AIRCRAFT CONSTRUCTION
Written by M. Langley.
Stock no. 2132222
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. 1st 1932. Very good condition.

Blue cloth. B/w photos and illustrations. A review for Aeronautical Engineers of the Modern International Practice in Metal Construction of Aircraft. Bumping and wear to spine, cover edges and corners. Browning to spine. Page edge browning.

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