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POWER AND GLORY: A HISTORY OF GRAND PRIX MOTOR RACING VOLUME ONE: 1906-1951
Written by William Court.
Stock no. 2132919
Published by MacDonald. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume 1 only of a 2 volume work. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. Large format. B/w photos. 353 pages plus index. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Name and address label to front pastedown. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips, but minimal loss.

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THE CHAIN-DRIVE FRAZER NASH
Written by David Thirlby.
Stock no. 2131933
Published by MacDonald. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An intimate look at how the G.N. and Frazer Nash models came into being. The production and racing models, the various engines used in them and the specials. B/w photos. Tape marks to endpapers, pastedowns and wrapper flaps. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper s price-cut with a few small closed tears and some edge-creasing.

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POWER AND GLORY: A HISTORY OF GRAND PRIX MOTOR RACING VOLUME ONE: 1906-1951
Written by William Court.
Stock no. 1817777
Published by MacDonald. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Volume 1 only of a 2 volume work. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. Large format. B/w photos. 353 pages plus index. Text block a little grubby and browned. Dustwrapper is torn with loss to top of front and rear panel, creasing to front flap, couple of tape repairs to verso.

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MR. BEAR'S BIRTHDAY
Written by Chizuko Kuratomi. Illustrated by Kozo Kakimoto.
Stock no. 1817713
Published by MacDonald. 1st 1985. Very good condition.

A further addition to this long established and highly acclaimed series about the endearing Mr. Bear and his little rabbit friends. Large square format. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0356113493. Corners rubbed.

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THE MOTOR FOR THE MILLION THE AUSTIN SEVEN 1922-1939
Written by R.J. Wyatt. Illustrated by Peter Huntley.
Stock no. 1817434
Published by MacDonald. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0356014428. Verso of dustwrapper edge strengthened with clear tape which has left marks on the boards and is bleeding through to the front of the dustwrapper. Price-cut dustwrapper is also faded at spine.

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THE BRITISH MOTORIST: A CELEBRATION IN PICTURES
Written by Lord Montagu Of Beaulieu.
Stock no. 2126859
Published by MacDonald; Queen Anne Press. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0356127753. Spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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AMERICAN COMBAT PLANES
Written by Ray Wagner.
Stock no. 2125465
Published by MacDonald. 1st USA 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A History of Military Aircraft In the USA. Large format. Green cloth, red and silver titles. B/w photos. 447 pages. Page edge browning. Couple of b/w photos have inscription in ink of what plane they depict. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and chips; minimal loss; piece to top of spine and a couple of corners.

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THE OUTLAWS OF SHERWOOD
Written by Robin Mckinley.
Stock no. 2125031
Published by MacDonald. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0356179400. A few marks to outer page edges., Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and a few marks.

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JEAN BATTEN THE GARBO OF THE SKIES
Written by Ian Mackersey.
Stock no. 1610243
Published by MacDonald. c. 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Jean Batten was one of the great aviation megastars of the 1930s but who disappeared mysteriously in 1982. B/w photos. 465 pages. ISBN: 0356195732. Foxing to textblock. Wrapper is edge creased, with some marks and scratch to rear panel.

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MANET BY HIMSELF
Written by Juliet Wilson-Bareau.
Stock no. 2117306
Published by MacDonald. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour illustrations. Correspondence & Conversation, Paintings, Pastels, Prints & Drawings. ISBN: 0356191613. A few light marks to covers. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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REMI
Written by Hector Malot. Illustrated by Rodney Shackell.
Stock no. 1402711
Published by MacDonald. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Aged 8 Remi is handed over to Signor Vitalis for 40 francs. Signor Vitalis was the owner of a troupe of performing animals and Remi soon learned to love and care for them. Translated and adapted by Constance Herd. Pale blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. A sensitive adaptation of a classic story. SIGNED by the translator to the front endpaper. Spine and corners are a little bumped. Small bump to top of front board. Contents are clean. Dust wrapper is a little edge worn. Spine is browned. A few marks to panels which are grubby.

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SALMON
Written by Arthur Oglesby.
Stock no. 1709061
Published by MacDonald. 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New edition. Colour and b/w photos. An outstanding all-round introduction to the sport of salmon fishing. Completely revised and fully illustrated. ISBN: 0356079163. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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