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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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A KALEIDOSCOPE OF SHELVOKE & DREWRY
Written by Nick Baldwin; William Negus.
Stock no. 2133551
Published by Marshall Harris & Baldwin Ltd.. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Six Decades of Specialised Lorries. Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0906116171. Page edge browning. Wrapper is faded to spine with creasing; edge-tears that are repaired with magic tape.

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NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY BUSES, LORRIES & AUTOCARS
Written by Ken Hoole.
Stock no. 1820004
Published by Nidd Valley Narrow Gauge Railways Ltd.. 1st 1969. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of the failure of a truly integrated transport experiment and of the major types of vehicle operated by the North Eastern Railway. B/w diagrams. B/w photos. Slight browning to endpapers. Red pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine edge on front panel, a little scuffed to rear panel.

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FORD MANUAL FOR OWNERS AND OPERATORS OF FORD CARS AND TRUCKS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2133437
Published by Ford Motor Company Limited. 1920. Very good condition.

Brown card wrap booklet. Text in question and answer format. B/w illustrations. 71 pages includes index. Light vertical crease to front cover and prelims. Contents clean. Address label to inside of rear cover.

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WYNNS THE FIRST 100 YEARS
Written by John Wynn.
Stock no. 1819938
Published by P.M. Heaton Publishing. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Red glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. The story of the heavy haulage firm based in South Wales. ISBN: 1872006094. SIGNED by the author (gift dedication) to verso of free front endpaper. Very slight fading to spine.

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WYNNS THE LAST 20 YEARS
Written by John Wynn.
Stock no. 1819937
Published by P.M. Heaton Publishing. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.

Sequel to Wynns The First 100 Years. Wynns was founded in 1863 to satisfy the demand in South Wales for road transport. Large format. Red glazed boards. B/w and a few colour photos. 128 pages. ISBN: 1872006140. SIGNED by the author (gift dedication) to verso of free front endpaper. Spine slightly faded.

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COMMERCIAL ROAD VEHICLES
Written by E.L. Cornwell.
Stock no. 1819290
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Tracing the development of passenger and goods-carrying vehicles operated by every type of motive power. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Browning to endpapers and text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned and rubbed to spine with small chips to top and tail, rear panel is a little scuffed and has a small closed tear to top edge.

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FODEN EXPORT VEHICLES
Written by Wobbe Reitsma.
Stock no. 2132855
Published by Old Pond Publishing. 1st 2017. Nearly fine condition.

Oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781910456767. A few small knocks to corners and cover edges.

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DELIVERY TRUCKS
Written by .
Stock no. 1819130
Published by Mbi Publishing. 1st 1999. Fine condition.

The Crestline Series. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. USA delivery trucks. ISBN: 0760306265.

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AMERICAN BEER TRUCKS
Written by Donald F. Wood.
Stock no. 1819129
Published by Mbi Publishing. 1st 1999. Fine condition.

The complete history of the American beer truck. The Crestline Series. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0760304408.

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BRS PARCELS SERVICES AND THE EXPRESS CARRIERS
Written by Gordon Mustoe; Arthur Ingram; Robin Pearson.
Stock no. 1819105
Published by Roundoak Publishing. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. A continuation of the previous book: BRS - The Early Years. This volume not only looks at the creation administration and functioning of the BRS Parcels section but also reveals some of the historical background of those major carriers and companies, such as Pickfords, Carter Paterson, Suttons, Fisher Renwick, Bouts, Holdsworth & Hanson, that were brought together to function under its umbrella. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9781871565492. Green pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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BRITISH LORRIES SINCE 1900
Written by S.W. Stevens-Stratten; Alan Millar.
Stock no. 2132460
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Ian Allan Transport Library. Revised by Millar. First published as two separate volumes, now combined in one volume. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Full of b/w photos of lorries. 304 pages. ISBN: 0711028354. Top of spine of book and price-cut wrapper slightly bumped.

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