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ASSAULT ON GERMANY THE BATTLE FOR GEILENKIRCHEN
Written by Ken Ford.
Stock no. 2129683
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0715392085. Wrapper is faded to spine, with a few brown spots.
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INSPIRED BY LIGHT: A PERSONAL VIEW
Written by Ken Howard; Sally Bulgin. Illustrated by Ken Howard.
Stock no. 1817389
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Ken Howard is renowned for his skilled draughtsmanship, and in particular his unique ability to capture the light of a scene in oil or watercolour with outstanding accuracy. Here he discusses his lifetime's work, and his conviction that the inspiration born of the stunning effects of light have been the primary source of creative energy throughout his career. Large format. Cream cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0715308416.
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STRIKING AND CHIMING CLOCKS THEIR WORKING AND REPAIR
Written by Eric Smith.
Stock no. 1817368
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A repair manual describing the principal mechanisms and common variations of striking and chiming clocks, and explains their working and maintenance. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 071538662X. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
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THE AUSTIN 1905-1952
Written by R.J. Wyatt.
Stock no. 1817366
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1981. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The complete history of the Austin company with details of all the models. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0715379488.
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GWR LOCOMOTIVE ALLOCATIONS: FIRST AND LAST SHEDS 1922-1967
Written by J.W.P. Rowledge.
Stock no. 1817306
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1986. Fine condition.

Green glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0715388207.
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THE GREATEST IRON SHIP S.S. GREAT EASTERN
Written by George S. Emmerson.
Stock no. 2129294
Published by David & Charles. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0715380540. Pale browning to endpapers and outer page edges.
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SPRINT: SPEED HILLCLIMBS AND SPEED TRIALS IN BRITAIN 1899-1925
Written by T.R. Nicholson.
Stock no. 2129130
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Covering nearly 900 years of sprints. Black and white mottled cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715343459. Browning to cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby with some edge-creasing and a few chips and small tears; minimal loss.
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MODELLING MARITIME HISTORY
Written by Malcolm Darch.
Stock no. 1817105
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A guide to the research and construction of authentic historic ship models. Oblong format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0715391380. Heavy crease to free front endpaper. Foxing to top edge of text block. Otherwise contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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BICYCLING A HISTORY
Written by Frederick Alderson.
Stock no. 1817063
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1972. Very good condition.

The stages of bicycling history with the sharp perception of a social historian. Yellow pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. 214 pages including index. ISBN: 0715356119. Spine faded and slightly cocked through use. Text block a little grubby. Contents clean.
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ENGLISH AND AMERICAN STEAM CARRIAGES AND TRACTION ENGINES
Written by William Fletcher.
Stock no. 1817040
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1973. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A facsimile of the 1904 edition. With a new introduction by W.J. Hughes. Yellow boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and diagrams. ISBN: 0715362321. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and a little faded to top front panel edge.
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OLD FARM TRACTORS
Written by Philip Wright.
Stock no. 2128998
Published by David & Charles. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. Says 'colour frontis' to prelims, but none present. ISBN: 0715356194. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown and endpaper. Some marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine; some edge-creasing.
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EIGHTEENTH CENTURY GUNFOUNDING
Written by Melvin H. Jackson; Carel De Beer.
Stock no. 2128935
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine. A few grubby marks.
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