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STEALING SPEED: THE BIGGEST SPY SCANDAL IN MOTORSPORT HISTORY
Written by Mat Oxley.
Stock no. 1817734
Published by Haynes Publishing. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The remarkable true story of how one of Japan's biggest motorcycle manufacturers stole a Nazi rocket scientist's engine secrets from behind the Iron Curtain to win the motorcycle power race and conquer the world. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781844256891. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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FLAT TANK NORTON
Written by George Cohen.
Stock no. 2130754
Published by Norton George Publishing. 1st 2006. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Limited edition of 2000 copies. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9780955374302. SIGNED by author, with dedication to a previous owner on title page. Damp stain and crinkling to page 208/209. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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AUTOCOURSE 1967-68
Written by David Phipps.
Stock no. 2129496
Published by The Haymarket Press. 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Review of International Motor Sport. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. Foreword by Denis Hulme. Bumping to top of spine and a couple of corners. A few spots to covers. Foxing/browning to prelims; last few pages; some page margins. Page edge browning, with a little wrinkling. Wrapper is edge-creased with one closed tear to top of front panel, which has been repaired to verso.
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BENTLEY THE 1938/1939 OVERDRIVE CARS
Written by Mervyn Frankel; Ian Strang.
Stock no. 2129338
Published by Academy Books. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A specialised book concerned with the whereabouts of the survivors of the 200 "M" series Bentleys manufactured in 1938 and 1939 by Bentley Motors (1931) Limited, which company was then in the ownership of Rolls-Royce. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. 256 pages including index. ISBN: 1873361181. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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MOTOCOURSE 1976-77
No author listed.
Stock no. 2128898
Published by Hazleton Publishing. 1976. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Maroon cloth boards with gilt title to spine. B/W and colour photos. 200 pages. ISBN: 0905138023. Some wear along cover edges. A few indentation marks to rear cover. Contents are still excellent! Wrapper is browned and foxed to spine; edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; a few tiny chips of loss; especially to one corner. A couple of scuff marks to wrapper.
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1988 LE MANS 24 HOURS
Written by Christian Moity; Jean-Marc Teissedre.
Stock no. 2128758
Published by Autotechnica. 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 0951284010. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and tears.
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JIM CLARK LIFE AT TEAM LOTUS
Written by Peter Darley.
Stock no. 2128170
Published by Coterie Press Limited. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Square format.Over 250 b/w photos. 256 pages. ISBN: 9781902351285. Contained in original Limited Edition Slip case that is faded along one edge. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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AUTOCOURSE 1975-76
Written by Mike Kettlewell.
Stock no. 1816766
Published by Hazleton Securities. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

International Motor Racing and Rallying. A detailed record of the 1975 season. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. Foreword by Niki Lauda. ISBN: 0905138007. Top of spine and corners bumped. Light browning to contents else clean. Dustwrapper is browned, faded to spine, and has a 5cm closed tear to fold of rear flap.
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AUTOCOURSE 1971-72
Written by David Phipps.
Stock no. 1816763
Published by Haymarket Publishing Limited. 1971. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

International Motor Racing and Rallying. A detailed record of the 1971 season. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. Foreword by Jackie Stewart. Text block slightly browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper has a few small closed tears to edges (no loss) and slight scuffing to rear panel, title to spine a little faded. Overall a nice copy.
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THE OXFORD ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MARITIME HISTORY (4 VOLUMES)
Written by John B. Hattendorf; et al.
Stock no. 2127952
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with black title labels to spine and front cover; gilt titles. Volume 1 covers Actium, Battle of, Ex Voto; Volume 2: Factory Ship, Navies: Japan; Volume 3: Navies: Portugal, Shipyards; Volume 4 Siebe, Augustus, Zheng He, Index. ISBN: 9780195130751. A few corners are bumped. Some marks to outer page edges.
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THE RAILWAYS OF GREAT BRITAIN A HISTORICAL ATLAS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by M.H. Cobb.
Stock no. 2126392
Published by Ian Allan. 2005. Very good condition.

Large format. Green glazed boards. Revised Edition. At a scale of 1 inch to 1 mile. ISBN: 0711030022. Spines are faded. Small tear hole to side of spine on Volume 1. Contents are still excellent. Contained in original slip case that has some scuffing and 1" tear along one edge.
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STEAM LOCOMOTIVE DESIGN: DATA AND FORMULAE
Written by E.A. Phillipson.
Stock no. 2126383
Published by Locomotive Publishing Co. Ltd.. 1st 1936. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. Contains 27 folding plates. Spine is browned. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Joints have slight cracking. Foxing and browning to some pages. Mis-folds to a few fold-out diagram pages. Odd margin mark.
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