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DRAKE'S ROAD BOOK OF THE GRAND JUNCTION RAILWAY, FROM LIVERPOOL & MANCHESTER TO BIRMINGHAM
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123646
Published by James Drake; Longman And Co.. Circa 1840. Almost very good condition.

Green covers with gilt titles. Fold-out map to front of book. Containing a brief historical and topographical account of the scenery, places and objects on either side of the line. The rules, regulations, Fares, Times of Outset and Arrival of the Trains at various stations. Together with all requisite information for travellers arriving at the various stations; and an accurately engrave Map of the Entire Route. Bumping and grubby/dark marks to covers and spine. Creasing and a few marks to fold-out map. Some foxing. Contents are still very good.

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FREELING'S GRAND JUNCTION RAILWAY COMPANION TO LIVERPOOL, MANCHESTER AND BIRMINGHAM
Written by Arthur Freeling.
Stock no. 2123642
Published by Whittaker & Co.. 2nd 1838. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. 2nd edition. And Liverpool, Manchester & Birmingham Guide; Containing: A Narrative of the Parliamentary History of the Project; An Account of Everything Worthy the Attention of the Traveller Upon the Line; Complete Description of Every Part of the Rail-road; of the Noblemen or Gentlemen's Seats.... Fold-out map to front, also fold-out timetable. New Spine/rebound, with what remains of original spine laid down; browned. Covers are unevenly browned and faded, with bumping and wear. Some marks to endpapers. Foxing throughout.

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CARROZZERIA TOURING
Written by Carlo Felice Bianchi Anderloni; Angelo Tito Anselmi.
Stock no. 1609597
Published by Autocritica. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. 351 pages. Text in ITALIAN. Contents in near fine condition. Wrapper is foxed to verso.

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1988 LE MANS 24 HOURS
Written by Christian Moity; Jean-Marc Teissedre.
Stock no. 2122960
Published by Autotechnica. 1988. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 0951284010. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and browning to spine.

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THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY ITS RISE AND DEVELOPMENT
Written by William Weaver Tomlinson.
Stock no. 2122260
Published by Andrew Reid; Longmans, Green & Co.. 1914. Almost very good condition.

Grey cloth, with gilt titles to spine and front cover. xvi and 820 page. A fat volume. B/w plates and text illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven spotting and fading to covers. Front joint is starting to weaken and is a little split. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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MASERATI BIRDCAGE
Written by Joel E. Finn.
Stock no. 2122259
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Marvellous Tipo 60 and 61 Sports Racing Cars. B/w photos. ISBN: 0850453666. Some light page browning.

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MOTOCOURSE 1980-81
No author listed.
Stock no. 1608347
Published by Hazleton Publishing. 1980. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. Motorcycle racing. ISBN: 0905138147. Wrapper has a few small edge tears with small area of loss to lower edge of rear panel.

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THE EDWARDIAN ROLLS-ROYCE TWO VOLUMES
Written by John M. Fasal; Bryan Goodman; Tom Clarke.
Stock no. 1607812
Published by John Fasal. 1st 1994. Fine condition.

Large format. Two volumes. Burgundy cloth, gilt titles to spines. 881 pages. Packed with b/w photos plus 15 colour plates. Top edge gilt. A comprehensive history of the Rolls-Royce automobile compiled from information collected by the authors over 35 years. Includes list of owners names, registration index and chassis numbers. ISBN: 0950648957. Contained in burgundy red slipcase, in fine condition. Inserts in pockets at rear of each volume are present. Contents fine. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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YAMAHA'S GLORIOUS GRAND PRIX HISTORY THE 1960S FACTORY TEAMS
Written by Roger Gowenlock.
Stock no. 2119390
Published by Roger Gowenlock. 1st 2009. Fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. The 1960s was an epic era in Grand Prix motorcycle racing with the focus on the lightweight classes when two-strokes emerged to challenge the all dominant four-strokes. ISBN: 9780956304407. Light wear to a couple of corners.

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OLD HOT RODS SCRAPBOOK MEMORIES FROM THE PAST
Written by Don Montgomery.
Stock no. 2118985
Published by Don Montgomery. 1st 2006. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. No. 8 in the series. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780962645471. SIGNED by author to title page. Slight scuff down front cover. Wrapper a little edge-creased.

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FLAT OUT! THE ROLLIE FREE STORY
Written by Jerry Hatfield.
Stock no. 2118405
Published by Herb Harris. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Black boards with gilt titles. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9780979340703. SIGNED by author to prelims. Wrapper has some edge-creasing.

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24 HEURES DU MANS 1981
Written by Jean-Marc Teissedre; Christian Moity.
Stock no. 1607041
Published by Publi-Inter. 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. Text in FRENCH (we believe no English edition was published between 1980-83). ISBN: 2903356068. Spine and corner bumped, with slight wear. Small chip to cloth near base of spine. Contents are near fine. Wrapper has small closed edge tear and tiny chip near base of spine but is otherwise complete and bright. A clean sound copy of this scarce title.

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