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TATRA THE LEGACY OF HANS LEDWINKA
Written by Ivan Margolius; John G. Henry.
Stock no. 2132448
Published by Veloce Publishing. 1st thus 2015. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the Tatra company is one of great innovation and avant-garde design in automobile engineering and also the story of one man - Hans Ledwinka. Large square format. Green boards, silver title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. 224 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781845847999. Lower corners of book and wrapper bumped else a fine copy.

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TO FINISH FIRST
Written by Phil Kerr.
Stock no. 2132447
Published by Motor Racing Publications Ltd.. 1st thus 2008. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The author's years working in Formula One, Can-Am and Indy 500, showing the inside workings of three of the great racing teams - Cooper, Brabham and McLaren. 384 pages. Colour & b/w photos. 384 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781899870813.

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LUCKY ALL MY LIFE
Written by Jeff Clew.
Stock no. 2132362
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The biography of Harry Weslake, the mechanical genius behind many of motor racing's most famous engines. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854292543. Some white mottling to covers. Tape marks/residue to pastedowns, endpapers and wrapper flaps. Name and address label stuck to rear pastedown.

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THE ROLAND PIKE STORY MOTOR CYCLE RACING IN THE GOLDEN AGE
Written by Roland H. Pike; William R. Hoddinott.
Stock no. 2132360
Published by Roland H. Pike. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Roland Pike was a fast, fiery and well-known competitor in British road racing in the 1935-1951 period. On his Pike-Rudges, his 7R AJS and other mounts he was consistently successful at Donington, the TT, the Ulster, the Short Circuits and on the Continent. He was also development engineer at BSA in 1952. Blue cloth, silver titles. B/w photos. A few marks to covers. Tape / glue residue to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of small nicks and some light marks.

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THE SCOTT MOTORCYCLE
Written by Jeff Clew.
Stock no. 2132302
Published by Foulis; Haynes. 2004. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Haynes Collectors Classics Reprints. The Yowling Two-Stroke. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854291644.

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FREDDIE DIXON THE MAN WITH THE HEART OF A LION
Written by David Mason.
Stock no. 2132294
Published by Haynes Publishing. 1st 2008. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Freddie, became a master of racing in the 1920s and 1930s, and the only person to win the TT on two, three and four wheels. ISBN: 9781844255405. Small tape pieces to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Wrapper is also edge-creased.

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RACING THROUGH THE CENTURY
Written by G.S. Davison; Geoff Duke.
Stock no. 2132282
Published by The T.T. Special. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

With a Foreword by Duke. Memories of Fifty Years of Motor Cycle Sport. B/w illustrations. Tape marks and residue to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with chips and nicks; ink tick marks to titles on rear panel.

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THE STORY OF THE T.T.
Written by G.S. Davison.
Stock no. 2132281
Published by The T.T. Special. 2nd 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Brown cloth spine, brown boards and dark brown titles. Second Enlarged Edition. Inscription in ink and ink stamp to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is grubby with edge-tears and chips; a little loss. Tape marks to pastedowns and wrapper flaps.

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A RECORD OF MOTOR RACING 1894-1908
Written by Gerald Rose.
Stock no. 2132272
Published by Motor Racing Publications Ltd.. 1949. Almost very good condition.

Originally published in 1909 this is a new edition 1949. B/w photos, maps, and race results. Corners are bumped. Uneven spotting/mottling to cloth cover. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE VINTAGE SPORTS-CAR CLUB GOLDEN JUBILEE BOOK 1934-1984
Written by Peter Hull; et al.
Stock no. 2132267
Published by Vintage Sports-Car Club Limited. 1984. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Vintage Sports-Car Club. B/w photos. Tape residue and glue marks to pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Old name and address label to rear pastedown. Foxing to wrapper, which also has nicks at edges.

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THE VINTAGE SPORTS-CAR CLUB GOLDEN JUBILEE 1934-1984
Written by Peter Hull.
Stock no. 2132264
Published by Vintage Sports-Car Club Limited. 1984. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos.

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DRIVE IT! THE COMPLETE BOOK OF RALLYCROSS
Written by Bill Mantovani.
Stock no. 2132260
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1984. Very good condition.

A Foulis Motoring Book. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854293264. Bumping to spine and corners.

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