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VW BEETLE & TRANSPORTER: GUIDE TO PURCHASE & D.I.Y. RESTORATION
Written by Lindsay Porter.
Stock no. 2135809
Published by Foulis; Haynes. 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Including information on building a Beetle special. Large format. Grey glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854294740. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Page edge browning. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some light edge-creasing.

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MG MIDGET & AUSTIN-HEALEY SPRITE
Written by Lindsay Porter.
Stock no. 2135726
Published by Foulis; Haynes. 1986. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Glazed illustrated boards. Guide to Purchase & DIY Restoration. History, buying, specification, bodywork, mechanics, interior, electrics, and modifications. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0854293361. Foxing and browning with some grubby marks to endpapers and page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of small nicks; browned.

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NAPIER: THE FIRST TO WEAR GREEN
Written by David Venables.
Stock no. 1822625
Published by Foulis; Haynes. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The extraordinary story - spanning from Queen Victoria's reign through to the 1960s - of Britain's first internationally successful racing cars, the inspirational men who built and competed in them, and the engines later used to achieve a series of world land speed records. Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854299890. Green dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and mottled to verso (not visible to front).

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JAGUAR A TRADITION OF SPORTS CARS
Written by Bernard Viart; Michel Cognet.
Stock no. 1822624
Published by Foulis; Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0854294562. Light mottling to boards and verso of dustwrapper. Light pencil erasure marks to front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and rubbed at corners. Musty odour present.

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PORSCHE 956/962
Written by John Allen.
Stock no. 1822611
Published by Foulis; Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Glazed pictorial boards. 158 pages. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0854296425. Pencil erasure to front endpaper. Damp stain to lower front pastedown and correspondingly with lower front of verso of dustwrapper (not visible to front). Printers dried glue visible to joints. Damp stain (light) to vertical edge of rear pastedown and text block (text unaffected). Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper also has remains of label to rear panel and a couple of small nicks to rear spine edge.

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BRITISH CARS AT LE MANS
Written by Dominique Pascal.
Stock no. 1822610
Published by Foulis; Haynes. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Foulis motoring book. A record by word and picture of every AC, Aston Martin, Bentley, Healey, Jaguar, Lotus, MG and Triumph to have competed in the classic 24 hour race since 1923. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 085429872X. Light pencil erasure to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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VW BEETLE & TRANSPORTER: GUIDE TO PURCHASE & D.I.Y. RESTORATION
Written by Lindsay Porter.
Stock no. 1822464
Published by Foulis; Haynes. 1988. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Including information on building a Beetle special. Large format. Grey glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854294740. Top edge of text block foxed, other edges grubby. Base of spine bumped with tiny split to front edge. A few grubby fingermarks to contents, mainly to free front endpaper. Matching pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and lightly edge-rubbed.

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ALVIS THE STORY OF THE RED TRIANGLE
Written by Kenneth Day.
Stock no. 2134645
Published by Foulis; Haynes Publishing Group. 1st thus 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Why Alvis survived so many other high quality car makers and signposts the story of the company's success in a risk-fraught business. Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. 375 pages. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0854296670. Spotting/marking to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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THE HEALEY STORY
Written by Geoffrey Healey.
Stock no. 1821694
Published by Haynes; Foulis. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A dynamic father and son partnership and their world-beating cars. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. ISBN: 0854299491.

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HEALEYS AND AUSTIN-HEALEYS: INCLUDING JENSEN-HEALEY
Written by Peter Browning; Les Needham.
Stock no. 1821497
Published by Haynes; Foulis. 2nd 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition. An illustrated history of the famous marque, covering its designer, Donald Healey, its manufacture and competition record. A detailed appendix gives the specifications and tuning data for all models. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854292098. Text block has minor foxing, pale foxing to half-title page. Musty odour present else contents fine. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded and lightly scuffed, previous seller's price label to front flap.

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MASERATI 250F
Written by Andy Hall.
Stock no. 1821455
Published by Foulis; Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Technical Appraisal. Colour and b/w photos. F1's all time classic. ISBN: 0854298037. Musty odour present else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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MCLAREN HONDA TURBO
Written by Ian Bamsey.
Stock no. 1821453
Published by Foulis; Haynes. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Technical Appraisal. A great car under the microscope and fully in context. Glazed boards. B/w and a few colour photos. ISBN: 0854298401. Musty odour present else contents fine.

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