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RACING THE SILVER ARROWS
Written by Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 2132986
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mercedes-Benz versus Auto Union 1934-1939. Large format. Navy blue cloth with silver title to spine. B/w photos. Foreword by Hermann Lang. ISBN: 0851840558. Spotting to cloth. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks; small tape repair to top of spine.

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RIVALS LANCIA D50 AND MERCEDES-BENZ W196
Written by Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 2132910
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. 212 pages. B/w photos. The story of perhaps the best- and least-known Grand Prix cars - the Mercedes-Benz W196 and Lancia D50. The W196 was an icon, one of the most innovative and successful GP cars of all time. The D50, although innovative, achieved no real success. ISBN: 0851840590. A few pale foxspots to outer page edges. Contents are still excellent! Wrapper has tiny nicks to top and tail of spine.

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SHOOTING STAR THE LIFE OF RICHARD SEAMAN
Written by Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 2132909
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large, oblong format. 200 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851840655. Couple of small knocks to spine and corners.

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SPORTSCAR HEAVEN: ASTON MARTIN DB1 V FERRARI TESTA ROSSA
Written by Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 1818703
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The battle for the World Championship 1957-1959. Foreword by Tony Brooks. Oblong format. 198 pages. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0851840671.

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AUTO UNION ALBUM 1934 - 1939
Written by Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 1818702
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. 261 pages. B/w photos. A superb photographic record of the racing exploits of the legendary mid-engined Silver Arrows designed by Professor Ferdinand Porsche and professor Robert Eberan von Eberhorst. ISBN: 0851840566. A few light black marks to boards. SIGNED by the author to title page (no dedication). Half-title page creased and slight surface paper damage where half-title was prised apart from the title page.

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KINGS OF THE NURBURGRING
Written by Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 2131698
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 2005. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Der Nurburg-Ring: A History 1925-1983. The author has selected 14 drivers as his Kings of the Nurburgring, including Rudolf Caracciola, Alberto Ascari, Stirling Moss, Graham Hill and others. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0851840701. A few prelim pages have surface paper damage/lifting, where it appears the print has stuck together, rest of pages are excellent!

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RACING WITH THE DAVID BROWN ASTON MARTINS VOL. 1
Written by John Wyer; Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 2131696
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851840361.

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RACING WITH THE DAVID BROWN ASTON MARTINS VOL. 2
Written by Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 2131695
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 085184037X. Light browning/foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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MERCEDES-BENZ QUICKSILVER CENTURY
Written by Karl Ludvigsen.
Stock no. 2131690
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. 617 pages. B/w photos. The celebrated saga of the cars and men that made Mercedes-Benz the most feared and revered name in racing 1894 - 1995. ISBN: 0851840515.

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ROYAL DAIMLERS
Written by Brian E. Smith.
Stock no. 2129768
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive history of the British Royal Daimlers covering more than 80 years. B/w photos. 469 pages. ISBN: 0851840191. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut.

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IT STILL BEATS WORKING! MY FORTY YEARS OF MOTOR RACING FUN
Written by Eoin S. Young.
Stock no. 1812306
Published by Transport Bookman Publications. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The second volume of Eoin Young's autobiography crammed with all the Grand Prix-after-dinner tales and Barley Mow motor racing pub stories that he forgot to put in the first book! Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851840698. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly scuffed.

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