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BIGGLES IN BORNEO
Written by W.E. Johns. Illustrated by Stuart Tresilian.
Stock no. 2131851
Published by Oxford University Press. 1944. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth. Palm tree, plane & aircraft carrier vignette to front. Title to spine. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. 185 pages. Some foxing to covers. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Foxing to outer page edges and a few margins. Very scarce wrapper is creased with some closed tears and chips, but with minimal loss; surface paper lifting to part of title on front panel; grubby marks to rear panel.

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CHRONICLES OF A COUNTRY WORKS
Written by Ronald H. Clark.
Stock no. 1818622
Published by Percival Marshall. 1st 1952. Very good condition.

The history of Charles Burrell of Thetford, the famous traction engine builders. Sepia text and photos. 305 pages plus sepia photo advertisement pages. Spine cocked. Title to spine is rubbed. A few light marks to boards and light bumping to corners. Text block browned. A few foxspots to endpapers.

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THE LAST BATTLE
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Stock no. 1818591
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1956. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The seventh and last of the Narnian stories. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. Fading to top and tail of spine and horizontal edge next to spine. Text block browned. 5 tiny blue biro marks to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed with a few tiny chips, browned to spine and rear panel, , front flap has blue pen mark, rear panel has insignificant red pen doodle.

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RED ARROWS FERRARIS AT THE MILLE MIGLIA
Written by Giannino Marzotto; Sergio Cassano.
Stock no. 2131781
Published by Giorgio Nada Editore. 1st ITALY 2001. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 306 pages. B/w photos, colour illustrations. ISBN: 8879112406. Bumping to spine. White spotting to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are still excellent!

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KLEMANTASKI & FERRARI
Written by Louis Klemantaski; Jesse L. Alexander.
Stock no. 2131779
Published by Automobilia. 1st ITALY 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Black boards, red titles. Three language edition: English, Italian, French. B/w photos. This is a Limited edition to 1200 copies; 1000 of which are in this format. ISBN: 8885880401. Light fading along cover edges. This is Copy No. 770. What appears to be light brown damp marks to a few pages of prelims, but rest of contents are excellent!

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KLEMANTASKI & ASTON MARTIN 1948-1959
Written by Louis Klemantaski; Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 2131778
Published by Automobilia. 1st ITALY 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Green cloth, white titles. Three language edition: English, Italian, French. B/w photos. This is a Limited edition to 1700 copies; 1500 of which in this format. ISBN: 8879600893. Some light bumping along cover edges. A few light foxspots to outer page edges. Contents are excellent! This is Copy No. 413. Wrapper has a few small nicks to top of spine and couple of corners; repaired neatly with sticky tape.

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A SUMMER ON THE NENE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2131772
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

BB forsakes his familiar caravan and Landrover and embarks on the motor cruiser Jolly Enterprise on the quiet byway of the River Nene in Northamptonshire. Green mottled boards, gilt title to spine. Green endpapers. B/w illustrations throughout. Colour frontispiece. 158 pages. 10 x 6 inches. SIGNED by author to title page. Foxing to prelims and outer page edges. Wrapper has some edge-wear with a few marks.

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LEPUS THE BROWN HARE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2131770
Published by Ernest Benn Limited. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. Bumping to spine and corners. A little foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks; small chip to base of spine.

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FERRARI THE SPORTS RACING CARS A CHAMPION'S VIEW
Written by Phil Hill.
Stock no. 2131699
Published by Dalton Watson Fine Books. 1st USA 2004. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Photographs by John Lamm. Book design by Chuck Queener. American edition. ISBN: 1854432125. White marks to covers. Couple of corners are bumped. Pink mottling to endpapers. Contents are excellent! Wrapper edge-creased.

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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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FERRARI P 1961 - 1973
Written by Piero Casucci.
Stock no. 2131697
Published by Automobilia. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red boards with white titles. Multi-language book: English, Italian and French. B/w and colour photos. Ferrari rear-engine Sports cars and Prototypes. ISBN: 8885880053. Black mark to edge of spine. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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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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