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ERF 'THE WORLD'S BEST OIL ENGINED LORRY'
Written by Peter Davies.
Stock no. 2135025
Published by Roundoak Publishing. 1st 1994. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Sixty Years of Truck Building. Large format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 1871565189. Bumping to spine, corners and a couple of cover edges. Browning/foxing to outer page edges. Inscription in ink, partially scribbled out to rear pastedown. Wrapper is edge-creased with tear hole and a little loss to spine.

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CIRCUS TRANSPORT PHOTOGRAPHS VOLUME 3
Written by Adrian Corti.
Stock no. 2134898
Published by Aardvark Publishing. 2008. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour photos. Over 250 photos. ISBN: 9781872904344. Creasing to cover corners.

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ROAD TRANSPORT SOUTH EAST WALES
Written by Paul Heaton.
Stock no. 1821935
Published by P.M. Heaton Publishing. 1st 2006. Fine condition.

Featuring businesses in South East Wales, two of which started out carrying on household removals before graduation into general haulage operating curtainsider and van traffic. Another has been involved as civil engineers and road surface contractors. Another a major operator of modern eight-wheel tippers, and pioneer in waste management. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 1872006221. A lovely copy.

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AN ALBUM OF 'SENTINEL' WORKS PHOTOGRAPHS No. 1 STANDARDS & SUPERS
Written by Anthony R. Thomas; Joseph L. Thomas.
Stock no. 1821690
Published by Woodpecker Publications. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An album covering the Simpson-Bodman and Simpson-Bibby waggons, the Glasgow and Shrewsbury built standards, and the Super-Sentinel waggons with their tractor and stationary engine derivatives, the last of which was made in 1930. Large format. Glazed illustrated boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0863171818. SIGNED by the author, Anthony R. Thomas, (Best Wishes) to half-title page.

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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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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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