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HOW TO BUILD A CAR
Written by Adrian Newey.
Stock no. 1817543
Published by Harper Collins. Circa 2017. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. The world's foremost designer in Formula One. Adrian Newey is arguably one of Britain's greatest engineers, and this is his fascinating, powerful memoir. B/w photos. Diagrams. ISBN: 9780008196806. Third printing.
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THE STORY OF OXFORD SPEEDWAY
Written by Robert Bamford; Glynn Shailes.
Stock no. 1817542
Published by Stadia. 1st 2007. Fine condition.

The story of each speedway season from the 1939 opening meeting through the league title-winning seasons of 1985 and 1986 to the end of the 2006 campaign. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780752441610.
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BOATS AND BOATMEN OF PAKISTAN
Written by Basil Greenhill.
Stock no. 1817537
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1971. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An original and detailed study of the lives and work of the boatmen of Pakistan, an area where a special pattern of life is set by the great rivers' systems and by the annual inundation following the onset of the south-west monsoon. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis and b/w photos. ISBN: 0715350099. A few minor marks to boards. Two red ink stamps to free front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners.
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LBSC'S SHOP, SHED AND ROAD
Written by Martin Evans.
Stock no. 1817535
Published by Model & Allied Publications Ltd.. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Originally published in 1929-reprinted as The Live Steam Book and now completely revised and with new drawings and plates together with additional chapters it appears again under its original title. Miniature locomotive engineering. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams and a few b/w photos. ISBN: 0853440174. Reprint. Endpapers browned, text block foxed across top edge. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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THE SOUTHERN RAILWAY'S WITHERED ARM
Written by Stephen Austin.
Stock no. 1817529
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1998. Fine condition.

A View from the Past. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 071102622x.
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OUTDOOR MODEL RAILWAYS
Written by Martin Evans.
Stock no. 1817522
Published by Model & Allied Publications. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. Heavy foxing to top edge of text block. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at edges.
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FROM THE FOOTPLATE: REMINISCENCES OF THE LAST YEARS OF STEAM
Written by O.S. Nock.
Stock no. 1817510
Published by Granada. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth spine with gilt title, light brown boards. B/w photos throughout and a few colour. ISBN: 0246121106. Browning to text block. A few minor foxspots. Some pages have a tiny pin mark to vertical edge with a little creasing. Pictorial dustwrapper is fading to spine.
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ON STEAM
Written by O.S. Nock.
Stock no. 1817509
Published by Granada. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

British Standard Gauge Railways Rescued From Extinction. An affectionate account of the preserved standard gauge railways of Britain. B/w photos. Red cloth spine with gilt title, green boards. ISBN: 0246117362. Light browning to top edge of text block. Some light foxing to pictorial dustwrapper and fading to spine.
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SMALL COAL AND SMOKE RINGS: A FIREMAN ON THE GREAT WESTERN
Written by Derek Brock.
Stock no. 1817506
Published by John Murray. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Written by an ex-locomotive fireman of the Great Western Railway and British Railways during the glorious days of steam. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0719540763. Browning and foxing to text block and endpapers else contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
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SWINDON WORKS APPRENTICE IN STEAM
Written by Ken Gibbs.
Stock no. 1817504
Published by Oxford Publishing Co. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reminiscences as Office Boy and Apprentice at Swindon Railway Works 1944-1951. The Sights, Sounds, Smells, Personalities and Jobs remembered with nostalgia and affection from Steam Days. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0860933806. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
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MINI: THE TRUE AND SECRET HISTORY OF THE MAKING OF A MOTOR CAR
Written by Simon Garfield.
Stock no. 1817503
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A fascinating story of British endeavour, ingenuity and masterful marketing. Blue boards, white title to spine. Red endpapers. B/w photos and a few colour. ISBN: 9780571248094.
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GRIME & GLORY
Written by Adrian Vaughan.
Stock no. 1817502
Published by John Murray. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Tales of the Great Western 1892-1947. A lively and informative chronicle of the Great Western Railway. B/w photos. ISBN: 0719542448. Sight foxing/browning to text block and prelims. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
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