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GAS TURBINE ENGINES FOR MODEL AIRCRAFT
Written by Kurt Schreckling.
Stock no. 1823324
Published by Traplet Publications. 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Modeller's World Series. Build your own 'Turbo-Jet'! The author describes how a 'gas-turbine' motor works, the basic theory behind it, the construction and operating sequence for construction of the FD3/64 motor. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0951058916. Reprint. A few minor scuffs to covers. Contents clean.

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TURBOJET HISTORY AND DEVELOPMENT 1930-1960 VOLUME 1 GREAT BRITAIN AND GERMANY
Written by Antony L. Kay.
Stock no. 2136398
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781861269126. Top corner of front endpaper is creased. Wrapper is edge-creased with small chip to one corner.

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MODEL JET ENGINES
Written by Thomas Kamps.
Stock no. 2136259
Published by Traplet Publications. 1st 1995. Almost very good condition.

The Modeller's World Series. Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos and diagrams throughout. ISBN: 0951058991. Wear to cover edges; small split to base of spine. Browning/grubby marks to outer page edges.

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WORKSHOP MANUAL VOLUMES I AND II PETROL ENGINES ALFA ROMEO
No author listed.
Stock no. 2135899
Circa 1987. Almost very good condition.

Volumes are contained in a ring binder (blue). Covers - 4 cylinders 1.6; 4 cylinders 1.8; 4 cylinders 1.8 turbo; 4 cylinders 2.0; 4 cylinders 2.0 iniezione; 4 cylinders Twin Spark iniezione; 6 cylinders 2.0 iniezione; 6 cylinders 2.5 iniezione; 6 cylinders 3.0 iniezione. B/w diagrams. Some wear to binding. First page is nearly detached from binding and grubby; rest is very good.

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MOTOR LAWNMOWERS OWNERS WORKSHOP MANUAL
Written by J.M.F. Parker.
Stock no. 1822462
Published by Haynes. 1st thus 1988. Very good condition.

Acto, Flymo, Hayter, Honda, Mountfield, Victa, Webb. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 1850100853. Boards unevenly faded. Contents clean.

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ENGINES & ENTERPRISE
Written by John Reynolds.
Stock no. 1822026
Published by Sutton Publishing. 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A lavishly illustrated biography of Sir Harry Ricardo, engineer, scientist and inventor. B/w photos. ISBN: 0750917121. A nice, clean copy in pictorial dustwrapper which is lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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DIESEL THE MAN & THE ENGINE
Written by Morton Grosser.
Stock no. 2134581
Published by David & Charles. Circa 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Maroon boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715379283. Some bumping along cover edges. Light foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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MOTOR VEHICLES AND THEIR ENGINES
Written by Edward S. Fraser; Ralph B. Jones.
Stock no. 2134573
Published by D. Van Nostrand Company. 1st 1919. Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Dark blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w and two-tone diagrams. A Practical Handbook on the Care, Repair and Management of Motor Trucks and Automobiles for Owners, Chauffeurs, Garagemen and Schools. Marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few margin marks. Wrapper is very torn with visible tape repairs; some loss; grubby in places.

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HOW TO POWER TUNE ALFA ROMEO TWIN-CAM ENGINES FOR ROAD & TRACK
Written by Jim Kartalamakis.
Stock no. 2134524
Published by Veloce Publishing. 2002. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Covers 1300, 1600, 1750, 1800 & 2000 dohc engines (Not Twin Spark). Also contains advice on suspension, brakes, steering & gearing. ISBN: 1903706602. Some small creases to cover corners.

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GIULIA, 1750, 200 1962-78 AUTOBOOK
Written by Kenneth Ball.
Stock no. 2134521
Published by Autobooks Ltd.. 8th 1978. Almost very good condition.

Autobook no. 724. B/w diagrams. 8th edition, fully revised. ISBN: 0851479979. Spine and a couple of cover edges are faded. Some grubby marks and foxing. Highlighting to a few pages.

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MOTOR VEHICLES AND MOTORS
Written by W. Worby Beaumont.
Stock no. 2133939
Published by Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1900. Good condition.

Large format. B/w photos. Brown cloth, gilt titles. Their Design, Construction and Working by Steam, Oil and Electricity. Some folding pages. Heavy bumping and wear to spine and corners; some fraying to cloth, especially at top and tail of spine. Marks and scuffs to covers. Endpapers appear to be missing - looks like possibly new pastedowns have been added previously. Foxing and marks to contents. Frontis has some edge-creasing and chips; creasing. Contents are complete, a few margin marks; some cracked hinges.

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HOW TO PLAN AND BUILD A FAST ROAD CAR (SPEEDPRO SERIES)
Written by Daniel Stapleton.
Stock no. 1820306
Published by Veloce Publishing Plc.. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 187410560X. Spine faded. Text block lightly browned.

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