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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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CHITI GRAND PRIX
Written by Piero Casucci.
Stock no. 2132908
Published by Automobilia. 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. Black cloth with silver titles. B/w photos. 3 language edition. Text is in Italian, English and French. ISBN: 8885058922. A few light marks to covers. Browning with a few foxspots to outer page edges. Contents are still excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased with a few indentation marks and light scuffs.

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LA FERRARI ALLA MILLE MIGLIA
Written by Giannino Marzotto.
Stock no. 2132907
Published by Autocritica. 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Red boards with silver title to spine. B/w photos. Text in Italian. ISBN: 8885817017. Bump to base of spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with small closed tear to one corner.

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AERO-ENGINED RACING CARS AT BROOKLANDS
Written by William Boddy.
Stock no. 2132906
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The stories of the monster aero-engined racing cars which, between the wars, raced round the famous banked Brooklands track. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854298673. Foxing to outer page edges. A few marks to endpapers. Small knock to top of spine, light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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BUGATTI LE PUR-SANG DES AUTOMOBILES
Written by H.G. Conway.
Stock no. 2132905
Published by Haynes Publishing. 5TH 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Foulis Motoring Book. The authoritative history of the Ettore Bugatti and the exquisite road and racing cars that he created. Large format. B/w photos. 5th edition, with a foreword by Michel Bugatti. ISBN: 085429970X. Wear and a couple of knocks to top and tail of spine. Contents are still excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE SINGER STORY
Written by Kevin Atkinson.
Stock no. 2132904
Published by Veloce Publishing Plc.. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black cloth with silver title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. Cars, Commercial Vehicles, Bicycles, Motorcycles. ISBN: 1874105529. Couple of small knocks to base of spine. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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FRAZER NASH
Written by David Thirlby.
Stock no. 2132903
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The history of Frazer Nash, a traditional English sports car. ISBN: 0854291830. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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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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HITLER'S U-BOAT WAR: THE HUNTED 1942-1945
Written by Clay Blair.
Stock no. 2132900
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The concluding volume in the set, covering 1942 to 1945 when the fortunes of the German navy were completely reversed, and it suffered perhaps the most devastating defeat of any of the German forces. Dark boards with silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0297840770. Previous owners small white name label stuck to front pastedown.

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THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY
Written by Cecil J. Allen.
Stock no. 2132899
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth. B/w photographs. Page edge browning, with some foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with some small tears and chips; faded to spine.

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NAPOLEON'S MERCENARIES
Written by Guy C. Dempsey.
Stock no. 2132898
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Foreign Units in the French Army Under the Consulate and Empire 1799 to 1814. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1853674885. Small white name label stuck to front pastedown.

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