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LOTUS SEVEN & THE INDEPENDENTS
Written by Dennis Ortenburger.
Stock no. 2132800
Published by Coterie Press Limited. 1st 2004. Fine condition.

Featuring the Lotus Seven and a History of the World's Independent Builders. Telling the story of the life and times of this "four wheeled motorbike", detailing for the first time the many Seven derivatives that have been manufactured the world over. Limited edition of 50 specially bound hand numbered copies. Black cloth, embossed title to spine. All edges gilt. Gold ribbon page marker. Colour and b/w photos throughout. 208 pages includes index. ISBN: 1902351126. Copy no. 23. Gold bookplate on front endpaper SIGNED by author and publisher. A superb copy.

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THE GREAT WAR MEDAL COLLECTORS COMPANION
Written by Howard Williamson.
Stock no. 2132630
Published by Anne Williamson. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. The definitive reference work for collectors and researchers of Great War Campaign and Gallantry Medals. Limited edition to 3,500 copies. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780952754442. A few small knocks to corners. A couple of small indentation marks to covers. SIGNED by author to title page. This is Copy No. 841.

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MY LIFE ON LUNDY
Written by Felix W. Gade.
Stock no. 2132627
Published by Myrtle Ternstrom (formerly Langham). 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The author's life on Lundy Island. Limited edition, New edition, 1997, 500 copies. 550 pages. B/w photos. Large folding b/w map of Lundy to rear. ISBN: 0952306220. Bumping to base of spine. Fold-out map to rear is in excellent condition. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and browning.

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THE RANGER AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Zane Grey. Illustrated by Charles Hamrick; Frank Schoonover; Thomas Moran; Frank Remington; Charles M. Russell.
Stock no. 1318737
Published by Franklin Library. 1st thus 1979. Fine condition.

Limited edition published exclusivel for subscribers to The Collected Stories of The World's Greatest Writers. Brown leather covers with gilt decorations. 5 colour illustrations. 223 pages, all edges gilt.

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SKETCHES IN GOWER
Written by Robert Lucas. Illustrated by Mary Wood.
Stock no. 1819076
Published by The Gower Society. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mary Wood completed her sketch book in the middle of the 19th century. Colour illustrations. Limited to 1000 copies. ISBN: 0905928784. SIGNED by the author (best wishes from) to verso of title page. Copy 59 of 1000. Foxing to title page. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn to top edge.

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GLORY-HUNTER: A LIFE OF GENERAL CUSTER
Written by Frederic F. Van De Water.
Stock no. 1818935
Published by Argosy-Antiquarian Ltd.. 1st thus 1963. Slightly better than very good condition.

Originally published 1934. Limited to 750 copies. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. A few marks to free front endpaper.

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FISHING WITH THE FAMOUS
Written by Bob Buteaux; Kevin Clifford. Illustrated by Tom O'Reilly.
Stock no. 2131847
Published by The Little Egret Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Limited Edition to 600 copies. Green cloth with gilt title box to front cover. Colour and b/w photos. SIGNED by Illustrator to Limited Edition page. This is marked 'Complimentary' (doesn't have a number). Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of nicks to top of spine; some edge-wear.

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KLEMANTASKI & FERRARI
Written by Louis Klemantaski; Jesse L. Alexander.
Stock no. 2131779
Published by Automobilia. 1st ITALY 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Black boards, red titles. Three language edition: English, Italian, French. B/w photos. This is a Limited edition to 1200 copies; 1000 of which are in this format. ISBN: 8885880401. Light fading along cover edges. This is Copy No. 770. What appears to be light brown damp marks to a few pages of prelims, but rest of contents are excellent!

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KLEMANTASKI & ASTON MARTIN 1948-1959
Written by Louis Klemantaski; Chris Nixon.
Stock no. 2131778
Published by Automobilia. 1st ITALY 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Green cloth, white titles. Three language edition: English, Italian, French. B/w photos. This is a Limited edition to 1700 copies; 1500 of which in this format. ISBN: 8879600893. Some light bumping along cover edges. A few light foxspots to outer page edges. Contents are excellent! This is Copy No. 413. Wrapper has a few small nicks to top of spine and couple of corners; repaired neatly with sticky tape.

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MEMORIES OF BANBURY: AN ILLUSTRATED RECORD OF AN OXFORDSHIRE CHILDHOOD
Written by Marjory Lester.
Stock no. 1818559
Published by Marjory Lester. 1st 1986. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Limited edition of 3,000 copies. A lavishly illustrated book of 52 coloured illustrations of Banbury, full of charm and amusing anecdotes and reminiscences. Oblong format. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. ISBN: 0951212702. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded from blue to white across half of the front panel and the spine.

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INTO THE RED
Written by Nick Mason; Mark Hales.
Stock no. 1818369
Published by Ten Tenths. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Twenty-one classic cars that shaped a century of motor sport. Limited Edition signed by the authors. Burgundy puffed boards with silver titles. Colour photos. With specially commissioned photographs of every car, and complete with a CD unleashing the power and glorty of their engine sounds, Into The Red is the next best thing to being in the driving seat! Large format. SIGNED by Nick Mason with personal dedication to verso of title page and both authors to facing page. Copy 333 of a limited edition. Slight wear to lower edges of boards. Contained in publisher's grey slipcase with red title to spine whcih is scuffed.

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MEMOIRS OF MONMOUTH-SHIRE 1708
Written by Nathan Rogers. Illustrated by Linda Waters.
Stock no. 1318392
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Limited to 200 copies. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0906134021. Minimal fading to lower edges of covers. Dustwrapper has been price-cut and is slightly creased at top edges. There are 5 'splash' marks to the front panel (split tea or coffee?).

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