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THE WORSDELLS A QUAKER ENGINEERING DYNASTY
Written by Geoffrey Hill.
Stock no. 2133598
Published by The Transport Publishing Company. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A biography of six members of three generations of the Worsdell family, prominent engineers, particularly in the railway industry of the 19th century. Green cloth boards, silver titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0863171583. Bumping to spine. Light page edge browning; crease to rear endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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BUILDING A LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY JUMBO
No author listed.
Stock no. 1820047
Published by The London & North Western Railway Society. 1st thus 2012. Fine condition.

The Bill Finch Portfolio of Locomotive Details. Large format. Black pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and sketches, a few colour photos. ISBN: 9780957015814.

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ABC OF THE MOTORCYCLE
Written by W.J. Jackman.
Stock no. 2133364
Published by Stanton And Van Vliet Co.. 3rd 1916. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 3rd edition. Gilt title to spine has rubbed off. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some marks to covers. Small ink stamp to front pastedown. Foxing and grubby marks to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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A TEXT-BOOK OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Written by Wilfrid J. Lineham.
Stock no. 1819590
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 8th 1905. Slightly better than good condition.

Eighth edition, revised and enlarged. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine, blind title to front. xxi and 1244 pages including index. Part I: Workshop Practice; Part II: Theory and Examples. Numerous b/w diagrams and folding plates. Spine worn and rubbed at edges, boards rubbed. Joints split and free front endpaper (with presentation plate) detached as a result. Crossed out name in ink and red rubber stamped name to half-title page. Red rubber stamped name also to top of first chapter. Edges of some of the folding plates are worn (all plates present). Text block is browned and also page edges. A few pulled hinges but contents generally sound.

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THE RUDGE MULTI BOOK
Written by Bryan Reynolds.
Stock no. 2133205
Published by Rudgen Services. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w illustrations. 54 numbered pages. ISBN: 0954944100. Big bump/creasing to top of spine, especially on rear cover. A few other knocks along cover edges. Name and address label to inside rear cover. Contents are still excellent!

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THE MECHANIC'S REPAIR-SHOP MANUAL
Written by Herbert J. Dyer.
Stock no. 2133196
Published by Percival Marshall And Co Ltd.. Circa 1940. Good condition.

A Handbook of Practical Wrinkles Based on Everyday Repair Shop Experience. Small format. Pictorial stiff card wraps. B/w diagrams and illustrations. 114 pages. Spine worn. Vertical crease to front cover. Rear cover stained. Prelims and first couple of pages have worm damage. Otherwise contents are very good.

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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 Jeff 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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MOTOR LAWNMOWERS OWNERS WORKSHOP 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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TRIDENT 2E MAINTENANCE ENGINEERS LECTURE NOTES HYDRAULICS AND FLIGHT CONTROLS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2132187
Published by Hawker Siddeley (hatfield) Service School. 1967. Almost very good condition.

Large ring binder folder with title onlay to front cover. Phase 2. B/w diagrams throughout. Some dents to binder edges. Onlay has couple of chips and is browned. Foxing and grubby marks to some pages internally. A musty odour (possibly from damp) throughout.

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AUTOMOTIVE HANDBOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818832
Published by Bosch. 2nd 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

Small format. 2nd edition. Limp vinyl blue cardwraps, white titles. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 1852260009. Text block a little grubby, minor foxing to top edge.

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