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LUCKY ALL MY LIFE
Written by Jeff Clew.
Stock no. 2126869
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than 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. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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AUTOMOTIVE SUPERCHARGING AND TURBOCHARGING MANUAL
Written by John Humphries.
Stock no. 2125875
Published by Haynes. 1st 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Technical Guide. Large format. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 0854298800. Bumping to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks.

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AERO ENGINES FOR STUDENTS
Written by R.A. Beaumont.
Stock no. 1610253
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1943. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Small format. B/w photos and diagrams. Folding table to rear. Bumping and rubbing to board edges; a little darkening. Edge of fold-out tale is creased and has small tear. Wrapper is edge creased and chipped with some loss; a little grubby.

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THE TRACTOR IN THE HAYSTACK: GREAT STORIES OF TRACTOR ARCHAEOLOGY
Written by Scott Garvey.
Stock no. 1813137
Published by Voyageur Press. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

More than 35 stories of a tractor buff's dream come true - finding a rusty, abandoned old piece of iron hidden in a forgotten field or a barn, convincing its owner to part with it, and restoring it to its former glory. Red boards, white title to spine. B/w photos. 256 pages including index. ISBN: 9780760332955. Slight lean to spine. Dustwrapper has a few minor marks.

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TRACTOR AND SMALL ENGINE MAINTENANCE
Written by Arlen D. Brown.
Stock no. 1608298
Published by The Interstate Printers And Publishers. 4th 1973. Very good condition.

Fourth Edition. B/w illustrations. Spine bumped and lightly faded, corners rubbed. Light foxing to textblock.

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BRITISH PISTON AERO-ENGINES AND THEIR AIRCRAFT
Written by Alec Lumsden.
Stock no. 2119360
Published by Airlife. 1st 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. In this book are reviewed 873 types of engine, built and flown in Britain upto 1955. ISBN: 1853102946. Bumping to spine. Uneven fading/marking to cover edges. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks.

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MOTOR REPAIR 1966-1968 MODELS
Written by J. Dewar McLintock; S.F. Page.
Stock no. 1606801
Published by International Learning Systems Corporation Limited. 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams. Some mottling to covers. Wrapper is edge torn and chipped with some loss.

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OPERATORS HANDBOOK TWIN WASP C3 ENGINE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1606709
Published by Pratt & Whitney Co.. 3rd 1941. Almost very good condition.

Spiral bound red card wraps. Third Edition. Fold out b/w illustrations and graphs, 2-colour illustrations and diagrams. Covers are worn at edges with some creasing. Inscriptions by squadron members to title page. Some foxing. Covers grubby with ink inscription at top of front cover.

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EARLY RUSSIAN JET ENGINES
Written by Vladimir Kotelnikov; Tony Buttler.
Stock no. 1810078
Published by Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust. 1st 2003. Almost very good condition.

Historical series no. 33. Card wraps. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. 119 pages. The Nene and Derwent in the Soviet Union, and the evolution of the VK-1. ISBN: 1872922252. Covers lightly creased. A few grubby marks to contents.

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ROLLS-ROYCE AND THE RATEAU PATENTS
Written by Harry Pearson.
Stock no. 1810077
Published by Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust. 1st 1989. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Technical Series No. 1. B/w photos. 43 pages. ISBN: 0951171089. Covers a little marked, contents clean.

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THE ROLLS-ROYCE TYNE
Written by Lionel Haworth.
Stock no. 1810074
Published by Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Historical Series No.24. Card wraps. B/w diagrams. B/w photos. Some fold-out. ISBN: 1872922090. Covers lightly scuffed. Contents fine.

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THE VITAL SPARK! THE DEVELOPMENT OF AERO-ENGINE SPARKING
Written by Keith Gough.
Stock no. 1606173
Published by Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust. 1st 1991. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Technical Series No. 2. B/w photos. B/w diagrams. 57 pages. ISBN: 1872922023.

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