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THE ROLAND PIKE STORY MOTOR CYCLE RACING IN THE GOLDEN AGE
Written by Roland H. Pike; William R. Hoddinott.
Stock no. 2132360
Published by Roland H. Pike. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Roland Pike was a fast, fiery and well-known competitor in British road racing in the 1935-1951 period. On his Pike-Rudges, his 7R AJS and other mounts he was consistently successful at Donington, the TT, the Ulster, the Short Circuits and on the Continent. He was also development engineer at BSA in 1952. Blue cloth, silver titles. B/w photos. A few marks to covers. Tape / glue residue to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of small nicks and some light marks.

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AUTO UNION ALBUM 1934 - 1939
Written by Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 1818702
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. 261 pages. B/w photos. A superb photographic record of the racing exploits of the legendary mid-engined Silver Arrows designed by Professor Ferdinand Porsche and professor Robert Eberan von Eberhorst. ISBN: 0851840566. A few light black marks to boards. SIGNED by the author to title page (no dedication). Half-title page creased and slight surface paper damage where half-title was prised apart from the title page.

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THE ROBERT FELLOWES COLLECTION GRANDS PRIX 1934-1939
Written by Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 1818701
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An album comprising more than 300 photographs, most of which have never seen the light of day. Large oblong format. Blue boards, white title to spine. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0851840663. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE ENTHUSIAST'S GUIDE TO VINTAGE SPECIALS
Written by John Bateman.
Stock no. 1818700
Published by Foulis; Haynes. 1st 1994. Very good condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Detailed description of over 80 outstanding specials from the great inter-war period of track and sprint racing. Inspired by and complementary to John Bolster's classic Specials. Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 192 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854297944. Pages became stuck together at one point (damp?) and have been prised apart, neatly, some imprints from facing page resulting (minor).

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JAGUAR SPORTS RACING CARS
Written by Philip Porter.
Stock no. 1818699
Published by Bay View Books. 1st thus 1998. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Revised Edition. C-Type; D-Type; XKSS; Lightweight E-Type. Design, development and specification described for each model. IN-depth coverage of motor racing in works and private hands. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1901432211. A lovely copy.

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FERRARI ECURIE GARAGE FRANCORCHAMPS
Written by Gianni Rogliatti.
Stock no. 1818697
Published by Giorgio Nada Editore. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Text in French, Italian and English. Large format. Yellow boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 8879110837. Red & yellow dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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RED ARROWS FERRARIS AT THE MILLE MIGLIA
Written by Giannino Marzotto; Sergio Cassano.
Stock no. 2131781
Published by Giorgio Nada Editore. 1st ITALY 2001. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 306 pages. B/w photos, colour illustrations. ISBN: 8879112406. Bumping to spine. White spotting to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are still excellent!

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KLEMANTASKI & FERRARI
Written by Louis Klemantaski; Jesse L. Alexander.
Stock no. 2131779
Published by Automobilia. 1st ITALY 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Black boards, red titles. Three language edition: English, Italian, French. B/w photos. This is a Limited edition to 1200 copies; 1000 of which are in this format. ISBN: 8885880401. Light fading along cover edges. This is Copy No. 770. What appears to be light brown damp marks to a few pages of prelims, but rest of contents are excellent!

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KLEMANTASKI & ASTON MARTIN 1948-1959
Written by Louis Klemantaski; Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 2131778
Published by Automobilia. 1st ITALY 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Green cloth, white titles. Three language edition: English, Italian, French. B/w photos. This is a Limited edition to 1700 copies; 1500 of which in this format. ISBN: 8879600893. Some light bumping along cover edges. A few light foxspots to outer page edges. Contents are excellent! This is Copy No. 413. Wrapper has a few small nicks to top of spine and couple of corners; repaired neatly with sticky tape.

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FERRARI THE SPORTS RACING CARS A CHAMPION'S VIEW
Written by Phil Hill.
Stock no. 2131699
Published by Dalton Watson Fine Books. 1st USA 2004. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Photographs by John Lamm. Book design by Chuck Queener. American edition. ISBN: 1854432125. White marks to covers. Couple of corners are bumped. Pink mottling to endpapers. Contents are excellent! Wrapper edge-creased.

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KINGS OF THE NURBURGRING
Written by Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 2131698
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 2005. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Der Nurburg-Ring: A History 1925-1983. The author has selected 14 drivers as his Kings of the Nurburgring, including Rudolf Caracciola, Alberto Ascari, Stirling Moss, Graham Hill and others. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0851840701. A few prelim pages have surface paper damage/lifting, where it appears the print has stuck together, rest of pages are excellent!

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FERRARI P 1961 - 1973
Written by Piero Casucci.
Stock no. 2131697
Published by Automobilia. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red boards with white titles. Multi-language book: English, Italian and French. B/w and colour photos. Ferrari rear-engine Sports cars and Prototypes. ISBN: 8885880053. Black mark to edge of spine. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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