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A PICTORIAL RECORD OF GREAT WESTERN COACHES PART II (1903-1948)
Written by J.H. Russell.
Stock no. 1824166
Published by Oxford Publishing. 1990. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Including the Brown Vehicles. B/w photos and line drawings. ISBN: 0902888048. Reprint. Minor stain to top edge of text block. Contents fine. Brown pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine and lightly scuffed.

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ABOUT RAILWAYS
Written by Herbert Simon; William Fenton.
Stock no. 1323611
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1957. Very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book No. 113. Pictorial paperwraps. Covers lightly edge rubbed. Crease to top corner of rear cover and a few top page corner tips also creased. Light foxing to textblock.

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THE SWANSEA & MUMBLES RAILWAY (LOCOMOTION PAPERS 50)
Written by Charles E. Lee.
Stock no. 1824158
Published by The Oakwood Press. 1988. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Reprint with additions. ISBN: 0853613818. Reprint with new photographs. Previous owner's address label to inside front cover (small). Contents fine.

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KLEMANTASKI HIMSELF
Written by Louis Klemantaski.
Stock no. 1824142
Published by Palawan Press. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Autobiography. Hailed by connoisseurs as 'one of the greatest motor racing photographers ever', Louis Klemantaski practically invented the art of photographing cars. Large format. White boards with black titles. B/w and a few colour photos. 396 pages including index. ISBN: 0952300958. Light scuffing to vertical edges of boards. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is almost fine. Contained in original thin, plain card slipcase in very good condition - foxing and a few grubby marks.

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ROB WALKER
Written by Michael Cooper-Evans; Stirling Moss.
Stock no. 1824140
Published by Hazleton Publishing. 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Foreword by Moss. B/w photos. Rob Walker was the first private entrant to defeat the factory teams in World Championship Grand Prix racing. Between 1958 and 1968, he did it nine times. ISBN: 1874557357. Reprint. Base of spine lightly rubbed. Couple of small marks to boards. Contents fine. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lgihtly browned to spine and slightly scuffed to rear panel.

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RACING THE SILVER ARROWS: MERCEDES-BENZ VERSUS AUTO UNION 1934-1939
Written by Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 1824139
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The story of how the silver racing cars of Mercedes-Benz and Auto Union dominated the Grand Prix scene during the latter half of the 1930s. Large format. Grey boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos throughout. 350 pages including index. ISBN: 0850456584. Reprint. Boards clean. Minor browning to top edge of text block. Foxspots to front and rear pastedown - mostly hidden by flaps of dustwrapper. Faint browning to top margin of prelims else contents clean. Black pictorial dustwrapper has a small scuff to front panel and spine is slightly faded.

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THE GLORY OF GOODWOOD
Written by Mike Lawrence; Simon Taylor; Doug Nye.
Stock no. 1824138
Published by Virgin Books. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. The definitive story of the spiritual home of British motor racing. ISBN: 1852278269. Base of spine lightly shelf worn. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine.

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POWER AND GLORY: THE HISTORY OF GRAND PRIX MOTOR RACING VOLUME 1 1906-1951
Written by William Court.
Stock no. 1824137
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st thus 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Includes race results, records of individual drivers and marques, car specifications, and a general summary of developments. Facsimile of 1966 edition. Large format. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1852601841. Boards clean, minor bump to lower edge of front board. Minor marks to front endpaper. Top edge of text block has minor foxspots. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to spine.

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THE VINCENT H.R.D. STORY
Written by Roy Harper.
Stock no. 1824135
Published by Vincent Publishing Company. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Limited Edition of 500 numbered and signed copies. The second volume of The Authorised Record of the H.R.D. and Vincent Era. Black leather boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations. All edges gilt. Copy 269 of 500, SIGNED by the author and Philip Vincent (of Vincent Motorcycles). Boards slightly bowed else clean and bright. Price-cut black pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with small chips and closed tears, scuffed to rear panel. Slight musty odour present. A scarce item at the time of cataloguing.

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SAFETY LAST
Written by George E.T. Eyston.
Stock no. 1824134
Published by Vincent Publishing Company. 1st 1975. Very good condition.

Autobiography. Signed, limited Edition of 750. Green leather boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. All edges gilt. 158 pages. SIGNED by the author and Philip Vincent (of Vincent Motorcycles) with no dedication. This is copy 221 of 750. Boards lightly bowed. Lower corners of boards lightly rubbed. Boards clean and bright. A scarce item at the time of cataloguing.

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VELOCETTE 1905-1971: AN ILLUSTRATED REFERENCE
Written by Dave Masters.
Stock no. 1824133
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A list of the Velocette models with a description, technical datas and pen and ink drawing of each model produced. Light blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851840167. Browning to edges of front board. Narrow edge of surface paper from verso of dustwrapper stuck to top edge of rear board. Text block browned, contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few chips and tears, rear panel is a little grubby.

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AUTOCOURSE 2007-2008
Written by Alan Henry.
Stock no. 1824119
Published by Crash Media Group. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos. 57th year of publication. Foreword by Kimi Raikkonen 2007 world champion. ISBN: 9781905334216. Minor mark to base of text block. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at top of spine, lightly rubbed to base of spine, lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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