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The complete story of one of the greatest names in the history of Formula One racing. B/w photos. ISBN: 1852238038. Musty odour present else contents fine. Black pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.
The history of the Vanwall in new light. Reappraising the contributions of the engineers and drivers, and offering a fresh interpretation of Vendervell's part in the story, a book that will be welcomed by all fans of historic motor sport. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1861265425. Musty odour present else contents fine. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel.
An Owner's Companion series. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1852231424. Foxing to outer page edges.
SIGHTHOUNDS: THEIR FORM, THEIR FUNCTION AND THEIR FUTURE
Written by David Hancock.
Stock no. 1821208
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2012. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
A book for those fascinated by dogs that can run fast - really fast! Covering both British and foreign breeds. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9781847973924. Light bumping to board corners else fine.
RANK AND RATE: ROYAL NAVAL OFFICERS' INSIGNIA SINCE 1856
Written by E.C. Coleman.
Stock no. 1821170
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
The full range of insignia worn by Royal Navy Officers since the Uniform Regulations of 1856 were introduced. Large, slim format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations & b/w photos. ISBN: 9781847971388. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
Revised edition. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 192 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 1861266510. Dustwrapper is ever so slightly edge rubbed.
CLASSIC JAGUAR XK - THE 6-CYLINDER CARS, 1948-1970
Written by Brian Laban.
Stock no. 1320157
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2016. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The complete story of the whole 6-cylinder XK generation, the circumstances, the people and the events that created it and made it a sports car legend. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 208 pages. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781785001932. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Light creasing to wrapper edges.
A comprehensive look at the principal driving forces and innovations that have sculpted the airliner as we know it today. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Full of b/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 9781861268709. "This book was slightly damaged in transit and now being sold at a special bargain price" red ink stamp to front free-endpaper. However, apart from minimal bumping at corners I cannot see any evidence of damage. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed.
Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1861261977. Bumping along a couple of cover edges and to spine. Wrapper is faded to spine with a bit of edge-creasing.
The design, development and operational use of the VC10. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1861262310.
The design and operation of the first jet airliner. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and some colour. 208 pages including index. ISBN: 1861267339. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
The story of this British short- and medium-haul jet from its origins in a Hunting Aircraft proposal of the mid-1950s, through its introduction into service in 1965 to its licence production in Romania and its years as the workhorse of many small airlines. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. 198 pages. ISBN: 1861262191. Dustwrapper spine very slightly faded.