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MODERN MOTOR CYCLE MAINTENANCE
Written by Bernal Osborne.
Stock no. 2133195
Published by Temple Press Limited. 1st 1949. Almost very good condition.

Interpreting essential technicalities in easily understood language. Include electrics, building up a practical workshop, correct use of tools and what is involved in maintaining and completely overhauling a motorcycle. Mottled blue boards. B/w illustrations and diagrams. 210 pages includes index. 2 closed tears at top of spine. Corners slightly worn. Contents clean.

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MOTOR CYCLING MANUAL
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819462
Published by Temple Press Limited. Circa 1938. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Guide for the Motorcyclist on Tuning, Driving and Repairs. 10th edition. Second Impression. Boards clean. Tape remnants to pastedowns and dustwrapper flaps. Page edge browning. Previous owner's address label to rear pastedown. Endpapers browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and chipped with yellowed tape repair to verso, spine is browned.

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MOTOR CYCLING MANUAL
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819458
Published by Temple Press Limited. 2nd 1912. Almost very good condition.

Second Edition. Revised and enlarged. A complete guide to the motorcycle, how to understand it, and how to drive it. Compiled and illustrated by the Staff of "Motor Cycling". Pictorial cloth boards, green title to front, black title to spine, onlay to front. B/w illustrations. 216 pages including index plus adverts to rear. Spine browned, cloth on front board is starting to come unstuck from board and is thus a little crinkled. Boards browned and scuffed. Endpapers and text block browned. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Binding tight. Previous owner's address label to rear pastedown.

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MATCHLESS MOTORCYCLES 1939-55
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819448
Published by Temple Press Limited. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition.

Motor Cycling Maintenance Series. Single-cylinder 347 c.c. and 498 c.c. and Ex-W.D. 347 c.c. models. Green and white cardwraps. Small format. Stapled binding. B/w illustrations. 58 pages including index. Covers grubby. Previous owner's address label to inside rear cover.

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THE ART OF DRIVING A MOTORCYCLE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819444
Published by Temple Press Limited. 3rd 1920. Almost very good condition.

Third Edition. A complete guide to the management of solo machines and sidecar outfits on the road. Written and illustrated by the Staff of "Motor Cycling" weekly journal. Green paper boards. 153 pages plus adverts and index to front. A few b/w illustrations. Boards creased vertically and browned. Previous owner's address label to rear pastedown. Page browning throughout.

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MOTOR CYCLING MANUAL: ALL ABOUT MOTORCYCLES AND THE ART OF DRIVING THEM
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819442
Published by Temple Press Limited. 8th 1929. Very good condition.

8th Edition, completely revised and re-illustrated. By the staff of "Motor Cycling". Matt boards. B/w illustrations. 210 pages plus index and publisher adverts to rear. Spine heavily browned, boards less so. Name & address in ink to front endpaper. Grubby mark to rear endpapers and previous owner's address label to rear pastedown. Page edge-browning throughout.

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A MANUAL OF MOTOR MECHANICS AND HIGH-EFFICIENCY TUNING
Written by L. Mantell.
Stock no. 2132562
Published by Temple Press Limited. 3rd 1918. Almost very good condition.

Functional working of the petrol engine. Pale blue cloth with black titles and decorations. B/w adverts and diagrams. Third Edition. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers are extremely browned and grubby/marked. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing. Page edge browning.

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MOTOR CYCLING MANUAL
No author listed.
Stock no. 2132366
Published by Temple Press Limited. Circa 1914. Almost very good condition.

A Guide for the Motorcyclist on Tuning, Driving and Repairs. 3rd edition. Bumping to spine and corners. Grubby marks and some damp marking to covers and some pages internally. Writing in ink to rear endpaper. Name and address label stuck to rear pastedown.

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THE ART OF DRIVING A MOTORCYCLE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818717
Published by Temple Press Limited. Circa 1916. Poor condition.

Second Edition. A complete guide to the management of solo machines and sidecar outfits on the road. Written and illustrated by the Staff of "Motor Cycling" weekly journal. Green paper boards. 146 pages plus adverts to front and rear. A few b/w illustrations. Covers grubby, browned and stained. Front joint broken so front cover is no longer attached to contents. Front endpaper vertically creased. Previous owner's name and address label to rear pastedown. Foxing to endpapers. Browning to contents and light staining to top margins.

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