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ROAR FROM THE SIXTIES: AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP RACING
Written by Dick Wallen.
Stock no. 1819519
Published by Dick Wallen Productions. 1st 1997. Fine condition.

Large oblong format. Black boards, gilt titles and pictorial only to front panel. B/w photos, plus several colour illustrations. 593 pages. Contained in publisher's slipcase in excellent condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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BOARD TRACK GUTS, GOLD & GLORY
Written by Dick Wallen; et al.
Stock no. 1819517
Published by Dick Wallen. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition.

Large oblong format. Black cloth, gilt titles. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. B/w photos. ISBN: 1499174462. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to free front endpaper. Minor scuff marks to boards. Contained in publisher's matching slipcase in excellent condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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ROARING ROADSTERS: THE ROAD TO INDY
Written by Dick Wallen.
Stock no. 1819516
Published by Dick Wallen Productions. 1st 2005. Fine condition.

The history of the track roadsters. Large oblong format. Black boards, gilt title to spine, pictorial inlay to front cover. B/w photos and a few colour. SIGNED by the author to free front endpaper (no dedication) 233/350. Contained in slipcase in fine condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE FORD THAT BEAT FERRARI: A RACING HISTORY OF THE GT40
Written by John S. Allen; Gordon J. Jones.
Stock no. 1819514
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 2006. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. The GT40, placed 1-2-3 at Le Mans in 1966 and won the next three consecutive years. ISBN: 1844251136. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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KING OF THE BOARDS
Written by Gary D. Doyle.
Stock no. 1819511
Published by Gary Doyle. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. The life and times of Jimmy Murphy. B/w photos and colour illustrations. 336 pages. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to free front endpaper. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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SILVER ARROWS IN CAMERA
Written by Anthony Pritchard.
Stock no. 1819509
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. A Photographic portrait of the Mercedes-Benz and Auto Union Grand Prix Teams 1934-39. B/w photos & a few colour. 504 pages. ISBN: 9781844254675. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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IAN WALKER RACING: THE MAN AND HIS CARS
Written by Julian Balme.
Stock no. 1819501
Published by Coterie Press Limited. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Ian Walker embraced all aspects of post-war motorsport, from rallying to racing, driver to team manager, car manufacturer to car dealer. In just ten years he had done the lot. Large square format. Black cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour & b/w photos throughout. This is a limited edition. ISBN: 9781902351476. Pictorial dustwrapper has some light scuffing. Contained in publisher's green slipcase which is still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE MASERATI 300S
Written by Walter Baumer.
Stock no. 1819499
Published by Dalton Watson Fine Books. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Lavish b/w and colour photos. 359 pages. An overview of the 300S series, including the chassis number and history of each 300S that was built. ISBN: 9781854432322. Contained in publisher's sturdy, matching slipcase. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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THE BLUE FAIRY BOOK
Written by Andrew Lang; Joan Aiken. Illustrated by Charles Van Sandwyk.
Stock no. 2132901
Published by Folio Society. 2004. Fine condition.

Stunning blue, gold and red pictorial cloth. Dark blue and gold pictorial endpapers. Superb colour plates and b/w illustrations. Second printing. This copy would make a wonderful gift. Contained in a very good slip case that has a few marks and scuffs with some edge wear.

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LES MISERABLES
Written by Victor Hugo; Andre Maurois. Illustrated by Lynd Ward.
Stock no. 2132831
Published by Easton Press. Circa 2004. Fine condition.

Black leather binding with raised bands to spine; gilt title to spine, with other gilt decorations to spine and covers. Silk endpapers and bookmark. All edges gilt. B/w illustrations. Introduced by Maurois. Translated by Wraxall. Part of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. Collector's Edition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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RIP VAN WINKLE THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Washington Irving. Illustrated by George Ross.
Stock no. 2132830
Published by Easton Press. Circa 2002. Fine condition.

Black leather binding with raised bands to spine; gilt title to spine, with other gilt decorations to covers and spine. Silk endpapers and bookmark. All edges gilt. Published originally as 'The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Part of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. Collector's Edition. B/w illustrations. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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BRITISH WARBLERS (NN 71)
Written by Eric Simms. Illustrated by Ian Wallace.
Stock no. 1819137
Published by Collins. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 71. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. One of the rarest New Naturalists with 725 copies printed (1st state). ISBN: 000219810X. SIGNED by Robert Gillmor (jacket design) and Ian Wallace (colour illustrations) to front flap of dustwrapper. This is a first edition, first state with publisher's protective "duraseal" cover to dustwrapper. Faint indentation to lower edge of prelims. Foxing to top edge of text block. This copy would make a wonderful gift!

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