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THE MOULTON BICYCLES
Written by Tony Hadland.
Stock no. 2131233
1994. Very good condition.

Second edition. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950743119. Creasing to spine and one corner of rear cover. A few pages are starting to partially come loose to bottom of pages in middle (glue appears to not be very strong).

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BICYCLING A HISTORY
Written by Frederick Alderson.
Stock no. 1817063
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1972. Very good condition.

The stages of bicycling history with the sharp perception of a social historian. Yellow pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. 214 pages including index. ISBN: 0715356119. Spine faded and slightly cocked through use. Text block a little grubby. Contents clean.

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AT YOUR SERVICE: A LOOK AT CARRIER CYCLES
Written by John Pinkerton.
Stock no. 1817062
1st 1983. Nearly fine condition.

Yellow spiral bound cardwraps. Delivering the goods by carrier cycle from 1886 to 1983. B/w illustrations.

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BICYCLES AND TRICYCLES OF THE YEAR 1889
Written by Harry Hewitt Griffin.
Stock no. 1817061
1st thus 1985. Fine condition.

Being a Chronicle of the New Inventions and Improvements Introduced this Year in the Manufacture of Bicycles and Tricycles: Designed Also to Assist Intending Purchases in the Choice of a Machine. This is a modern facsimile of the original 1889 publication. Spiral bound cardwraps. 96 pages plus index and advertisements to rear.

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STURMEY'S INDISPENSABLE HANDBOOK TO THE SAFETY BICYCLE
Written by Henry Sturmey.
Stock no. 1817060
Slightly better than very good condition.

Treating of Safety Bicycles, their Varieties, Construction & Use. Originally published in 1885, this is an undated facsimile. Spiral bound cardwraps. B/w illustrations. 80+ pages. A few marks to covers. Contents clean.

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THE YEARS OF THE HIGH BICYCLE: A COMPILATION OF CATALOGUES FROM 1877-1886
Written by Derek Roberts.
Stock no. 1817058
Published by John Pinkerton. 1st thus 1980. Very good condition.

With Some Comments on the Makers and their Machines by Derek Roberts. Pink cardwraps. B/w illustrations. Spine lightly browned, Corners lightly creased. Contents fine.

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PRACTICAL HINTS ON CYCLING
No author listed.
Stock no. 1817056
Nearly fine condition.

New Edition originally published 1892, presented Gratis by Linley & Biggs. Small yellow cardwrap booklet. 17 pages plus adverts to rear. B/w illustrations. Facsimile reprint undated.

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THE BICYCLE
Written by Pryor Dodge.
Stock no. 1817005
Published by Flammarion. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A history of the bicycle as an accessible mode of travel. Large format. Black boards with black titles. Pictorial endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. 217 pages plus index. ISBN: 2080135511.

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THE BICYCLE IN WARTIME AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Jim Fitzpatrick.
Stock no. 2129009
Published by Brassey's. 1ST 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1574881574.

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THE STURMEY-ARCHER STORY
Written by Tony Hadland.
Stock no. 2128947
Published by Tony Hadland. 1st 1987. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Card wraps. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0950743127. SIGNED by author to title page. Crease to couple of corners of front cover and a some pages internally.

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CYCLING MANUAL
No author listed.
Stock no. 1815618
Published by Temple Press. 21st 1948. Very good condition.

21st Edition. Compiled and illustrated by the staff of 'Cycling'. Small format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. Covers a little scuffed and creased. Contents clean and binding tight.

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SWEETHEART TRAVELLERS
Written by S.R. Crockett. Illustrated by Gordon Browne; W.H.C. Groome.
Stock no. 1505717
Published by Frederick A. Stokes Company. 1st USA 1895. Almost very good condition.

A Child's Book for Children, for Women and for Men. A story featuring cycle touring in the 19th century. Blue/grey pictorial cloth. 69 b/w illustrations, some full-page. 314 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers slightly grubby. Front endpaper MISSING. One hinge cracked and small margin hole to one page. Some foxing, mainly to endpapers and page edges.

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