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THE JOWETT JUPITER THE CAR THAT LEAPED TO FAME
Written by Edmund Nankivell.
Stock no. 2131827
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The Jupiter story from inception, production and racing derivatives and also includes a register of all Jupiters. ISBN: 0713438355. Small tape pieces to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Browning to endpapers. Wrapper is price-cut with a few light marks.

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AUTOMOBILIA
Written by Michael Worthington-Williams.
Stock no. 2131816
Published by B.T. Batsford; Royal Automobile Club. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A guided tour for collectors of automobilia. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0713416068. Wrapper is stuck to pastedowns with small pieces of sticky tape, also has small hole of loss to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with some edge-creasing.

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THE RESTORATION OF VINTAGE AND THOROUGHBRED CARS
Written by Richard C. Wheatley; Bryan Morgan. Illustrated by R.F. Neale.
Stock no. 2131758
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1957. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos and line drawings. What appears to be damp marking to covers. Foxing. Wrapper is edge-chipped with a few closed tears; some tape repairs; minimal loss.

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ROMAN SCOTLAND: FRONTIER COUNTRY (HISTORIC SCOTLAND)
Written by David J. Breeze.
Stock no. 1817801
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st thus 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Fully revised and updated, drawing on the latest archaeological discoveries and cutting-edge research, along with contemporary Roman documents including the uniquely informative Vindolanda writing tablets, to assess this period of occupation and the effect they had on Scotland and its people. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations and a few colour. ISBN: 0713489952.

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THE RESTORATION OF VINTAGE AND THOROUGHBRED CARS
Written by Richard C. Wheatley; Bryan Morgan. Illustrated by R.F. Neale.
Stock no. 1817425
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1963. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos and line drawings. A few marks and damp mottling to boards. Name and address in ink to front pastedown which is mostly hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Endpapers a little grubby. Musty odour present. Price-cut yellow pictorial dustwrapper has tape repair to edges of verso which is starting to bleed through to front and is grubby.

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MOTORING IN THE 20'S & 30'S
Written by A.B. Demaus.
Stock no. 1817148
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 071341538X. Light browning to free endpapers. Slight musty odour present. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at edges.

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THE GROWTH OF THE ENGLISH HOUSE
Written by J. Alfred Gotch.
Stock no. 2125931
Published by B.T. Batsford. Circa 1914. Almost very good condition.

A Short History of its Architectural Development from 1100 to 1800. Red cloth, gilt titles and borders. B/w illustrations and photos. Spine is unevenly faded and marked. Some other spots to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing.

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THE WORLD'S GREATEST MOTOR COMPETITIONS LE MANS
Written by Ian Bamsey.
Stock no. 2125860
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0713454539. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with some edge-creasing.

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ENGLISH FOLK-HEROES
Written by Christina Hole. Illustrated by Eric King.
Stock no. 1317317
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The most widespread and popular legends of English national folk heroes, relating them to the true facts of the life of each hero. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Endpapers lightly browned. Dustwrapper is edge worn, slightly grubby to rear panel and has a large tear to rear panel which has been tape repaired on verso.

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AUTOMOBILIA
Written by Michael Worthington-Williams.
Stock no. 1814173
Published by B.T. Batsford; Royal Automobile Club. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A guided tour for collectors of automobilia. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0713416068. A few minor marks to front endpapers. Light page edge browning. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly scuffed.

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THE INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE BRITISH ISLES 1 THE WEST MIDLANDS
Written by Fred Brook.
Stock no. 1609365
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 071340924X. Price-cut wrapper is a little faded.

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THE ARCHITECTURE OF THE RENAISSANCE IN FRANCE (TWO VOLUMES)
Written by W.H. Ward.
Stock no. 1814023
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1911. Almost very good condition.

A History of the Evolution of the Arts of Building, Decoration and Garden Design Under Classical Influence from 1495 to 1830. Purple cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations. Spines browned, corners worn, edges rubbed. Some hinges pulled. Scattered foxing.

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