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THE MECHANIC'S REPAIR-SHOP MANUAL
Written by Herbert J. Dyer.
Stock no. 2133196
Published by Percival Marshall And Co Ltd.. Circa 1940. Good condition.

A Handbook of Practical Wrinkles Based on Everyday Repair Shop Experience. Small format. Pictorial stiff card wraps. B/w diagrams and illustrations. 114 pages. Spine worn. Vertical crease to front cover. Rear cover stained. Prelims and first couple of pages have worm damage. Otherwise contents are very good.

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MODERN MOTOR CYCLE MAINTENANCE
Written by Bernal Osborne.
Stock no. 2133195
Published by Temple Press Limited. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition.

Interpreting essential technicalities in easily understood language. Include electrics, building up a practical workshop, correct use of tools and what is involved in maintaining and completely overhauling a motorcycle. Mottled blue boards. B/w illustrations and diagrams. 210 pages includes index. 2 closed tears at top of spine. Corners slightly worn. Contents clean.

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RUDGE WRINKLES
No author listed.
Stock no. 2133194
Published by Rudge-Whitworth Ltd.. Circa 1928. Almost very good condition.

How To Take Care Of Your Rudge-Whitworth. Blue card wrap booklet. B/w illustrations. 48 pages. Covers slightly marked. Vertical crease to covers and pages. Small tear to spine around lower staple. Light crease to top corner of pages. Address label fixed inside rear cover. Contents clean.

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SPARE PARTS LIST RUDGE MOTOR BICYCLES 1936
No author listed.
Stock no. 2133193
Published by Rudge-Whitworth Ltd.. 1936. Good condition.

Blue card wrap booklet. 27 pages. B/w illustrations. Front cover soiled. Rear cover has pencil jottings. Address label fixed inside rear cover. Contents clean.

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THE KEIG COLLECTION VOLUME 4
Written by Bob Holliday. Illustrated by S.R. Keig.
Stock no. 2133192
Published by Bruce Main-Smith & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Revised Edition. Two Hundred Photographs from the Manx House of Keig of TT Riders & Their Machines 1947-1952. Volume 4 of four. Brown pictorial cardwraps. Large format. B/w photos throughout. Spine and corners slightly rubbed. Contents fine.

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THE KEIG COLLECTION VOLUME 3
Written by Bob Holliday. Illustrated by S.R. Keig.
Stock no. 2133191
Published by Bruce Main-Smith & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1979. Slightly better than very good condition.

Revised Edition. Six Hundred Photographs from the Manx House of Keig of TT Riders & Their Machines 1911-1939. Volume 3 of four. Brown pictorial cardwraps. Large format. B/w photos throughout. Corner tips of front cover slightly rubbed, light scuff marks to rear cover. Contents fine.

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THE LANGLEY STORY ILLUSTRATED
Written by Donald E. Waite.
Stock no. 1819555
1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition.

An Early History of the Municipality of Langley (Canada). Limited Edition of 100. Brown cloth padded boards, gilt titles. B/w photos & illustrations. 280 pages including index. ISBN: 0919213618. Gilt 'The' in title to spine is lightly rubbed. Covers lightly rubbed. Copy 69 of 100 SIGNED by the author. Top edge of text block lightly browned. Contained in brown slipcase with previous owner's name in gilt which is in very good condition, some scuffing.

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THE KEIG COLLECTION VOLUME 2
Written by Bob Holliday. Illustrated by S.R. Keig.
Stock no. 2133190
Published by Bruce Main-Smith & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1979. Slightly better than very good condition.

Revised Edition. Six Hundred Photographs from the Manx House of Keig of TT Riders & Their Machines 1911-1939. Volume 2 of four. Brown pictorial cardwraps. Large format. B/w photos throughout. Spine edges a little rubbed. Contents fine.

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THE KEIG COLLECTION VOLUME 1
Written by Bob Holliday. Illustrated by S.R. Keig.
Stock no. 2133189
Published by Bruce Main-Smith & Co. Ltd.. Circa 1979. Slightly better than very good condition.

Revised Edition. Six Hundred Photographs from the Manx House of Keig of TT Riders & Their Machines 1911-1939. Volume 1 of four. Brown pictorial cardwraps. Large format. B/w photos throughout. Corners of front cover lightly creased. Contents fine.

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THE MUSLIM CONQUEST OF EGYPT AND NORTH AFRICA
Written by A.I. Akram.
Stock no. 1819554
Published by Ferozsons Ltd.. Circa 1977. Very good condition.

Red cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w maps. SIGNED by the author (with dedication) to half-title page. Text block browned. A few marks to contents.

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BRITISH TRIALS MOTORCYCLES
Written by Ralph Venables.
Stock no. 2133188
Published by Bruce Main-Smith Retail Ltd.. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition.

The Men And Their Machines. Archive photographs by arrangement with The Classic Motor Cycle. Over 220 superb b/w pictures from the 50s and 60s. Large format. Green pictorial card wraps. 116 pages. Very slight rubbing of cover top edges and very light crease to lower corner of front cover, else a fine copy.

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MAFEKING DIARY: A BLACK MAN'S VIEW OF A WHITE MAN'S WAR
Written by Sol T. Plaatje; John L. Comaroff.
Stock no. 1819553
Published by Southern Book Publishers. 1st thus 1989. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A sharp-sighted view of the siege of Mafeking by a budding African intellectual and leader of his people. Orange boards, white title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1868122123. Foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine and slightly scuffed.

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