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SPECIALS
Written by John Bolster.
Stock no. 1818434
Published by G.T. Foulis & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition.

B/w photos and illustrations. A book for motoring enthusiasts whether or not they build and drive a Special or merely take an interest. ISBN: 0854291334. Boards a little grubby. Foxing to endpapers and text block.
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WHEELS AT SPEED
Written by Chula Chakrabongse.
Stock no. 1818433
Published by G.T. Foulis & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1946. Good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Written by Prince Chula of Siam (Chula Chakrabongse). Originally written in 1935 as a record of Bira's first year as a racing motorist. Boards damp stained. Endpapers grubby. A few damp stains to top margins. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little browned and grubby.
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SHELSLEY WALSH ENGLAND'S INTERNATIONAL SPEED HILL-CLIMB
Written by C.A.N. May.
Stock no. 1818432
Published by G.T. Foulis & Co. Ltd.. 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. Reprint. A few minor marks to boards. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to text block. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and edge-worn.
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INTO THE RED
Written by Nick Mason; Mark Hales.
Stock no. 1818369
Published by Ten Tenths. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Twenty-one classic cars that shaped a century of motor sport. Limited Edition signed by the authors. Burgundy puffed boards with silver titles. Colour photos. With specially commissioned photographs of every car, and complete with a CD unleashing the power and glorty of their engine sounds, Into The Red is the next best thing to being in the driving seat! Large format. SIGNED by Nick Mason with personal dedication to verso of title page and both authors to facing page. Copy 333 of a limited edition. Slight wear to lower edges of boards. Contained in publisher's grey slipcase with red title to spine whcih is scuffed.
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ERA THE HISTORY OF ENGLISH RACING AUTOMOBILES LIMITED
Written by David Weguelin; et al.
Stock no. 1818261
Published by White Mouse. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition.

Large oblong format. With 'ERA' badge stuck to front cover. Subtitle: And the continuing story of the cars 1933-1980. B/w & some colour photos. 288 pages including index. ISBN: 0904568245. Pale fox spots to half-title page. A few pages to rear lightly stuck together (now prised apart) with minor blemishing to margins. Contained in publisher's slipcase lightly scuffed to cloth spine.
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THE COLONEL'S FERRARIS: MARANELLO CONCESSIONAIRES' RACING TEAM
Written by Doug Nye.
Stock no. 1818259
Published by Ampersand Press. 1st 1980. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of Colonel Ronnie Hoare bringing Maranello Concessionaires (the sole UK importer of Ferrari) into racing in 1961, perhaps the most exciting chapter of Ferrari racing history. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos, 165 pages. ISBN: 0906613027. A few foxspots to verso of dustwrapper (not visible to front).
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GT40: AN INDIVIDUAL HISTORY AND RACE RECORD
Written by Ronnie Spain.
Stock no. 1818258
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ford's four victories at Le Mans assured the GT40 of immortality in the minds of motorsport enthusiasts. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. 326 pages including index. ISBN: 0850456371. Text block slightly grubby. Rubber ink stamp to rear endpaper (mostly hidden by rear flap of dustwrapper). Green pictorial dustwrapper is strengthened to top & tail of spine with clear tape.
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QUICK SILVER: AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE DEVELOPMENT OF GERMAN GRAND PRIX RACING CARS 1934-1939
Written by Cameron C. Earl.
Stock no. 1818256
Published by HMSO. 1st thus 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A re-issue in facsimile of B.I.O.S. report No. 1755 Investigation into the development of German Grand Prix Racing Cars between 1934 and 1939 (including a description of the Mercedes World's Land Speed Record contender). New introduction by Karl E. Ludvigsen. Silver boards, red titles. B/w photos and diagrams, some fold-out to rear. 143 pages. ISBN: 0112905501. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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BUGATTI LE PUR-SANG DES AUTOMOBILES
Written by H.G. Conway.
Stock no. 1818255
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 4th 1987. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Foulis Motoring Book. The authoritative history of the Ettore Bugatti and the exquisite road and racing cars that he created. Large format. B/w photos. 4th edition. ISBN: 0854295380. Laminate covering dustwrapper is creased and lifting at front spine edge. Rear of dustwrapper scuffed.
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ASTON MARTIN 1913-1947
Written by Inman Hunter; Alan Archer.
Stock no. 1818254
Published by Osprey Automotive. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Unraveling Aston Martin's complex early history. Black boardds, silver title to spine. B/w photos. 320 pages including index. ISBN: 185532203X. Minor marks to text block. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
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AUTOCOURSE 1986-87
Written by Maurice Hamilton.
Stock no. 1318384
Published by Hazleton Publishing. 1986. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos. 36th year. Foreword by Alain Prost. ISBN: 0905138449. Minimal damp staining at lower edges of cover. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is damp stained at lower edges.
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RALLYCOURSE 1996-97
Written by David Williams.
Stock no. 1318310
Published by Hazleton Publishing. 1st 1996. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos. 15th Year of Publication. ISBN: 1874557020. Lower spine & corners bumped. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is lightly creased corresponding with bumped corners, not price-cut.
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