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119 AMI GUICHARD / JEAN-RODOLPHE PICCARD PININFARINA--PRESTIGE AND TRADITION 1930-1980 -- The name Pininfarina has been associated with Italian coach-building and automobile elegance from 1930 to 1980, and during that time has stood for all that is prestigious in a domain that the Italians have made so much their own. It all started in 1904, in a small workshop, for a young apprentice draughtsman who twenty-five years later was to found his own company. Red cloth hardbound covers with gold embossed emblem and lettering in fine condition, D/J in very good condition 1980 1ST £39  

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122 DAVID HALBERSTAM THE RECKONING -- A TALE OF TWO CULTURES AS SEEN THROUGH 2 CAR COMPS. -- David Halberstam's hard- hitting book reveals a society that got rich too quickly for its own good. This is a tale of two cultures as seen through two car companies. Large hardback book in fine condition, D/J in very good condition. Please Email seller for postage. 1987 1ST £4  

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126 MAURICE A HAMMOND MOTORCADE --
 A Dictionary of Motoring History. Behind the facts and figures, this is a fascinating  book, full of exciting incident and detail, which should appeal to all car lovers, from the racing enthusiast to the ordinary motorist. Pictorial hardback covers in fine condition. D/J  in very good condition, price clipped
1969 1ST £4  

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129 ANTHONY HARDING CAR FACTS AND FEATS -- A record of everyday motoring and automotive achievement. contributions by some the best authors on the motoring scene -- Bird -- Boddy -- Hodges -- Wilson-McComb -- Davenport -- Postumus -- Sedgwick. Blue cloth hardbound covers in very good condition. D/J in good condition, small repaired tear, price clipped. 1971 1ST £3  

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148Rc R P Reynolds and K R Clark Sixty Miles of Pencil -- an intimate impression of the brighton run -- Gentry Books Limited, 1971. Hardbound. Book Condition: Mint/Very Good D/J Mint/Very good.  The Brighton Run is without doubt one of the most popular outdoor events in England today. The sketches and stories in this book capture the charm, the personality and some of the eccentricities of sixty-three of these cars and their intrepid drivers-and indeed every facet of the unique atmosphere of the Brighton Run. It is to this that Roy Reynolds and Kenneth Clark pay tribute -- to the cars themselves, and to all those who continue the brave tradition of 'travelling hopefully'. 1971 1ST £9  

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150Bg G. GIBBARD JACKSON THE ROMANCE OF THE MOTOR CAR -- Book Description: "Boys Own Paper" Office, London. [circa . 1930]. (Publisher's cloth) Very good, no dust jacket. xi, blank, 13-287pp. A tight, clean  book with light corner and edge bumping and A SMALL AMOUNT OF FOXING TO EDGE OF PAGES. There are TWO SMALL stains on the SPINE. There IS AN owner's INSCRIPTION.  The book contains 32 pages of black and white reproductions of photographs. This is a non-technical book on the motor car written primarily for boys. It contains material on the racing car, the motor cycle (including a motor cycle fire engine), the motor bus, motor caravan, POPULAR cars, motor ARISTOCRATS  and motors in warfare. CIRCA 1930'S 1ST £11  

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155bG Rhys Jenkins Motor CarS AND aPPLICATION OF mECHANICAL pOWER TO ROAD VEHICLES -- Book Description: London T. Fisher Unwin 1902. First edition. dark Red cloth with gilt illustration. 371pp., with 100 illustrations.  Very old and rare book, worn but still a very good  copy for its age, spine stitching a little loose, it has a previous owner inscription, a heavy volume. An important title that covers technical, historical, and social elements of motor cars, with an exhaustive chapter on motorcycles as well. A collector's item. price reflects condition. please email for p&P at cost. 1902 1st £169  

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156 BEVERLY RAE KIMES / AUTOMOBILE QUARTERLY'S COMPLETE HANDBOOK OF AUTOMOBILE HOBBIES -- This is a Automobile Quarterly's  publication. 29 experts whose combined experience and authority give you the most diverse yet specific know-how with which to enrich your enjoyment of the many hobbies of automobiles. Red leather style hardbound 1981 1ST £9  

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166 RAYMOND LEE FIT FOR THE CHASE---CARS AND THE Movies
Some unique black and white pictures of cars involved in the early years of the movies. Blue hardbound covers in very good condition, D/J in very good condition - small stain on back edge, price clipped.
1969 1ST £4  

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175 H E MILBURN THE MOTOR TRADE --
A guide to selling, servicing and management. Brown hard bound covers in very good condition, D/J in worn, torn but clean condition.
1950 1ST £9  

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176 JOHN MILLS THE FAMILY CAR COMPANION --
John Mills has carefully considered all the problems likely to be encountered by the family motorist. Black hard bound covers in very good condition ,D/J in very good/good condition, price clipped.
1966 1ST £4  

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181 LORD MONTAGU OF BEAULIEU THE GILT AND THE GINGERBREAD  P/B -- Paperback in good condition, a little yellowing. 1967 * £1  

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185bg ELIZABETH NAGLE OLD CARS THE WORLD OVER --Blue hardbound covers in very good condition, spine is faded, no D/J:  First. 22 x 14.5 Cms. many b/w photos of old cars, the stories of veteran and vintage cars and their owners from all over the world wonderful photos on good art paper accompanied by much technical information. Hardcover. 1958 1st £4  

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194 T R NICHOLSON THE MOTOR BOOK -- AN ANTHOLOGY 1895-1914 --
Her is an anthology of motoring for pleasure, in its widest sense, drawn from a time when the motor car was new, strange and exciting in all its manifestations. Green hardbound covers in fine condition, D/J in fine condition -- in protective cover.
1962 1ST £3  

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199 T R NICHOLSON AUTOMOBILE TREASURES --
An introduction to the open motor-car collections of Britain and Europe. Maroon hardbound covers in very good/good condition-- a little corner wear . No D/J. no year mentioned, but appears to be 1963
1963? * £2  

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199bg2 T R NICHOLSON Automobile treasures --

An introduction to the open motor-car collections of Britain and Europe. Maroon hardbound covers in very good/good condition-- a little corner wear . No D/J. no year mentioned,   but appears to be 1963

1963? * £2  

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206 DUDLEY NOBLE FIFTY YEARS OF MOTORING  P/B -- 98 pages
 
1960 1ST £2  

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207bG olyslager organisation

 

the observer's book of automobiles 1955 -- Book Description: Frederick Warne, England,  hardback Cover. Book Condition: fine. D/J VERY GOOD, Seventeeth Edition. 240 Pages. This book is one of the essential pocket guides for all who are interested in cars, aiding recognition and giving quick answers to all the questions about size, performance, fuel consumption and other vital statistics. DESCRIBING 300 MODELS WITH 306 HALF-TONE PHOTOGRAPHS. 1972 17TH £11  

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217 HAROLD PERKIN THE AGE OF THE AUTOMOBILE -- The author parallels the advance of the internal combustion engine in a way which is both enlightening and entertaining. Lilac hardbound covers with silver lettering in fine condition, D/J in fine condition 1976 * £4  

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220 VANCE PACKARD THE WASTE MAKERS  P/B --
'A society in which consumption has to be artificially stimulated in order to keep going is a society founded on trash and waste, and such a society is a house built upon sand' --- Dorothy L Sayers in 'Creed or Chaos'. Paperback in good condition a little yellowing and creasing.
1960 * £1  

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221 MEYER H PARRY AGGRESSION ON THE ROAD   P/B --
A pilot study of the behaviour in the driving situation. Paperback in good condition for its age.
1968 * £1  

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228 BOND PARKHURST STORIES OF ROAD AND TRACK --
Stories of Road and Track is a anthology of material from 'Road & Track' magazine covering a span of 15 years -- from 1955 to 1970. Stories about cars Allard, Citroen,  Rover, Jaguar, Renault, Porsche, Ferrari, Tempest, Rolls-Royce, Land Rover and the elusive Cyclops II, plus the people -- and most of all the Drivers. Beige linen finish hardbound covers in fine condition, D/J in very good condition -- a little wear.
1970 1ST £4  

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229 RUPERT PRIOR MOTORING THE GOLDEN YEARS -- A pictorial Anthology with Illustrations from The Khachadourian Gallery. This book is about the first 40 years or so, of the last century, when the motor car and motor sport still had to prove themselves. Green hardbound covers in fine condition, D/J in fine condition, price clipped. A heavy book please contact seller for postage at cost 1991 1ST £2  

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231 KEN PURDY WONDERFULL WORLD OF THE AUTOMOBILE -- 1961 1ST £3  

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232 KEN PURDY KEN PURDY'S BOOK OF THE AUTOMOBILES --
'Ken Purdy was one of the most significant writers ever to grace the sport of motor racing. His intimate knowledge and incredible understanding of the men and their cars enabled him to write more deeply and authoritatively than most others'  -- Jackie Stewart. Black hardbound covers in fine condition, D/J in fine condition, price clipped.
 
1973 1ST £3  

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