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DAVID COPPERFIELD
Written by Charles Dickens. Illustrated by Phiz.
Stock no. 2132373
Published by Folio Society. 2011. Nearly fine condition.

The Personal History, Adventures, Experiences, and Observation of David Copperfield the Younger of Blunderstone Rookery (Which He Never Meant to Be Published on Any Account). Blue cloth spine, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Re-issue with a new binding (originally done by Folio in 2004). Contained in a very good slip case that has damp marking to one edge.

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THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB
Written by Charles Dickens; A.N. Wilson. Illustrated by R. Seymour; R.W. Buss; Phiz.
Stock no. 2132372
Published by Folio Society. 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Pickwick Papers. Brown cloth spine, lighter brown boards with gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Containing A Faithful Record of the Perambulations, Perils, Travels, Adventures and Sporting Transactions of the Corresponding Members. Re-issue, with a new binding. Slip case is very good - a few scuff marks.

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FRANCIS BEART - A SINGLE PURPOSE
Written by Jeff Clew.
Stock no. 2132371
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Full Story of the man, the machines and the riders. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854292365. Tape to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Spotting/foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading to spine.

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SYD GLEAVE AND HIS SPECIALS THE STORY OF A T.T. RIDER
Written by Paul Maybury.
Stock no. 2132370
Published by Upton Press. Circa 1981. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950759902. SIGNED by author to an inserted slip of paper. Top 2-3" of spine are damaged - torn, with some creasing. A few marks to cover edges.

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THE BOY'S BOOK OF THE MOTOR-CYCLE
Written by John Harrison.
Stock no. 2132369
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with black/cream titles and decorations. B/w diagrams throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Underlining and annotation to a few pages, including pages 80, 112 & 113. Marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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EARLY DAYS IN THE BRITISH MOTOR CYCLE INDUSTRY
Written by Eric W. Walford.
Stock no. 2132368
1st 1931. Good condition.

Card wraps. A Brief History of the Years Before the Arrival of the Motor Cycle Press. Published under the authority of The British Cycle & Motor Cycle Manufacturers and Traders, Warwick Road, Coventry. B/w illustrations. Top 1" of spine has tear vertically and then horizontally. Date in ink to bottom of front cover. Binding is weak - spine is coming away from contents. Some foxing.

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THE MOTOR CYCLIST'S HANDBOOK
Written by Chas. S. Lake; Phoenix.
Stock no. 2132367
Published by Percival Marshall And Co. Circa 1912. Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles. Second Edition. Numerous b/w adverts. B/w diagrams. A couple of nicks to cloth at top of spine. A few marks to outer page edges.

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MOTOR CYCLING MANUAL
No author listed.
Stock no. 2132366
Published by Temple Press Limited. Circa 1914. Almost very good condition.

A Guide for the Motorcyclist on Tuning, Driving and Repairs. 3rd edition. Bumping to spine and corners. Grubby marks and some damp marking to covers and some pages internally. Writing in ink to rear endpaper. Name and address label stuck to rear pastedown.

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CONTINENTAL CIRCUS
Written by Ted Mellors; G.S. Davison.
Stock no. 2132365
Published by The T.T. Special. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. And Other Races between the Wars. Small inscription in ink to front endpaper. Tape to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and creasing; only a little loss to spine and corners.

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J.A.P. THE VINTAGE YEARS
Written by Jeff Clew.
Stock no. 2132364
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Chronicles the success of the man and the company and products that bore his name, from the earliest days to their heyday in the mid-twenties. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854294589. Tape marks/residue and some surface paper lifting to pastedowns, endpapers and wrapper flaps. Wrapper is a bit faded.

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J.A.P. THE END OF AN ERA
Written by Jeffff Clew.
Stock no. 2132363
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with silver title to spine. The Second Volume in Jeff Clew's series about the history of Britain's most successful specialist motor cycle engine manufacturer: J.A. Prestwich & Co. Ltd. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854296115. Tape/residue to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Name and address label stuck to rear pastedown. Wrapper is price-cut with some edge-creasing.

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LUCKY ALL MY LIFE
Written by Jeff Clew.
Stock no. 2132362
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The biography of Harry Weslake, the mechanical genius behind many of motor racing's most famous engines. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854292543. Some white mottling to covers. Tape marks/residue to pastedowns, endpapers and wrapper flaps. Name and address label stuck to rear pastedown.

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