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WHEELS OF FORTUNE
Written by Jim Redman.
Stock no. 1817476
Published by Motoraces Book Club. 1st thus 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Originally published by Stanley Paul & Co Ltd. 1966. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. The author's life in motor cycle racing. Minor foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is strengthened to top corners with masking tape on verso (not visible to front).
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FROM THE COCKPIT
Written by Bruce Mclaren.
Stock no. 1817473
Published by Motoraces Book Club. 1st thus 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Originally published by Frederick Muller Limited 1964. Brown boards, blue title to spine. B/w photos. The author's story as a motor racing driver. Spine slightly cocked. Browning to text block else contents clean. Dustwrapper is grubby and edge-worn.
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PORSCHE THE MAN AND HIS CARS
Written by Richard Von Frankenberg; Charles Meisl.
Stock no. 1817471
Published by Motoraces Book Club. 1st thus 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

First published by G.T. Foulis & Co. Ltd 1961. Black boards, blue title to spine. B/w photos. Translated from the original German edition. Light browning to text block. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is grubby and scuffed.
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CHALLENGE ME THE RACE
Written by Mike Hawthorn.
Stock no. 1817468
Published by Motoraces Book Club. 1st thus 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Originally published by William Kimber Ltd 1958. Autobiography of a racing driver. Burgundy boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. Browning and foxing to text block, contents clean. Dustwrapper is scuffed.
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SPEED
Written by John Surtees.
Stock no. 1817467
Published by Motoraces Book Club. 1st thus 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Originally published by Arthur Barker 1963. B/w photos. Autobiography of the motor racing driver. Black boards, pink title to spine. Foxing to text block, contents clean. Dustwrapper is mottled and scuffed.
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TOUCH WOOD!
Written by Duncan Hamilton; Lionel Scott.
Stock no. 1817465
Published by Motoraces Book Club. 1st thus 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Originally published by Barrie & Rockliff 1960. B/w photos. The author's life in motor racing. Yellow boards. Light foxing to top edge of text block. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is scuffed and mottled and has a tiny closed tear (no loss) to top front edge of spine.
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DRAWN FROM MEMORY
Written by E.H. Shepard. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2130349
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A charming autobiography of Shepard's childhood. Green cloth, gilt titles. Top edge red. B/w text illustrations throughout. 190 pages. 8.5" x 6.5". Purple numbers to front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with edge-creasing and chipping; a few small closed tears.
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WALTER SICKERT A LIFE
Written by Matthew Sturgis. Illustrated by Walter Richard Sickert.
Stock no. 2130327
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0002570831. A few marks to outer page edges.
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GLEN BAXTER HIS LIFE
Written by Glen Baxter. Illustrated by Glen Baxter.
Stock no. 1317737
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1983. Very good condition.

The Years of Struggle. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0500013071. Some slight rubbing to spine and corners. Slight fading to spine. Contents clean.
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FINEST YEARS
Written by Max Hastings.
Stock no. 2130123
Published by Harper Press. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Churchill As Warlord 1940-45. Blue boards with title to spine. B/w photos. 664 pages. ISBN: 9780007263677. Some edge-creasing to wrapper.
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FAVOURITE STORIES FROM HANS ANDERSEN
Written by Hans Christian Andersen; Roger Lancelyn Green. Illustrated by Rene Cloke.
Stock no. 2130105
Published by Edmund Ward. Almost very good condition.

8 well-known fairy tales delightfully illustrated in colour. Introduction on the life of Hans Andersen by Green. Pink cloth covers with gilt titles. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Grubby marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks.
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ARTHUR RANSOME MASTER STORYTELLER
Written by Roger Wardale.
Stock no. 2130101
Published by Great Northern Books. 1st 2010. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Writing the Swallows and Amazons Books. Forewords by A.N. Wilson and Adam Hart-Davis. Large format. Blue boards. Colour and b/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 9781905080816. Bump to a couple of corners and top edge of front cover. Contents are still excellent. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and a few grubby marks.
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