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THE CYCLEMOTOR MANUAL
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134618
Published by Temple Press Limited. 1st 1952. Almost very good condition.

By the staff of Motor Cycling. Motorised bicycles. Beige paper boards, green titles. B/w illustrations. 107 pages plus adverts to rear. Spine is browned. Marks to covers. Wear to corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Name and address label stuck to rear pastedown.

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LIGHT CARS AND CYCLECARS OF 1914
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134615
Published by Temple Press Limited. 1914. Poor condition.

Stiff card covers. Specifications and Illustrations of most of the principal makes now on the market with Index and Guide for Buyers. Spine is MISSING. Front cover is detached, but still present. Contents are still together, but loose. Name and date in ink to half title page. A reading copy only!

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HOW TO DRIVE A CAR
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134578
Published by Temple Press Limited. 9th Almost very good condition.

Beige boards with black/red titles. 9th edition, completely revised and fully illustrated. A Complete Guide an Handbook to he Subtleties of Motoring under Present Day Road Traffic Conditions. Browning to spine. Grubby marks to covers. Foxing and marks to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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THE LIGHT CAR MANUAL: A GUIDE TO ECONOMICAL MOTORING
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134572
Published by Temple Press Limited. 1st 1914. Almost very good condition.

Pale blue cloth with blue/brown titles and decorations. B/w diagrams. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning/foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Closed tear to last page of adverts.

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HOW TO DRIVE A LIGHT CAR OR A CYCLECAR
Written by Lionel Martin.
Stock no. 2134568
Published by Temple Press Limited. Circa 1917. Almost very good condition.

Dark yellow/orange cloth with black titles and decorations. A complete manual on driving all types of small cars, with an Appendix, Driving in Competitions on road and track. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some marks/darkening to covers. Marks to endpapers and outer page edges; page browning.

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THE CYCLECAR MANUAL
No author listed.
Stock no. 2134567
Published by Temple Press Limited. Circa 1914. Good condition.

Beige cloth with dark brown titles and decorations. Second edition. All about the New Motoring. How to choose, drive and look after a Cyclecar. B/w illustrations and diagrams. Front cover is very marked/spotted - possible damp. Bumping to corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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OBTAINING INCREASED POWER: A HANDBOOK FOR CYCLECARISTS
Written by A.W. Judge.
Stock no. 2134564
Published by Temple Press Limited. Circa 1913. Good condition.

Stiff card covers. B/w pictorial onlay to front cover. B/w diagrams. A working copy. Heavily browned/foxed to covers. 2-3" split at base of spine; smaller to top - some front cover is weak - starting to come loose. Bumping/creasing to cover corners. Some foxing/browning internally. Name and address label stuck to inside rear cover.

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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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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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