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THE ONE-SPOT TWINS
Written by Larry E. Brasher.
Stock no. 1820434
Published by Santa Fe Railway Historical & Modeling Society. 1st 2001. Fine condition.

The story of the pioneers - both men and machine - that assured the success of the transition from steam to diesel-electric locomotives on the Santa Fe. Oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour frontis, b/w photos. ISBN: 0971332002. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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ROAR FROM THE SIXTIES: AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP RACING
Written by Dick Wallen.
Stock no. 1819519
Published by Dick Wallen Productions. 1st 1997. Fine condition.

Large oblong format. Black boards, gilt titles and pictorial only to front panel. B/w photos, plus several colour illustrations. 593 pages. Contained in publisher's slipcase in excellent condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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BOARD TRACK GUTS, GOLD & GLORY
Written by Dick Wallen; et al.
Stock no. 1819517
Published by Dick Wallen. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition.

Large oblong format. Black cloth, gilt titles. Colour pictorial onlay to front cover. B/w photos. ISBN: 1499174462. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to free front endpaper. Minor scuff marks to boards. Contained in publisher's matching slipcase in excellent condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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ROARING ROADSTERS: THE ROAD TO INDY
Written by Dick Wallen.
Stock no. 1819516
Published by Dick Wallen Productions. 1st 2005. Fine condition.

The history of the track roadsters. Large oblong format. Black boards, gilt title to spine, pictorial inlay to front cover. B/w photos and a few colour. SIGNED by the author to free front endpaper (no dedication) 233/350. Contained in slipcase in fine condition. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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KING OF THE BOARDS
Written by Gary D. Doyle.
Stock no. 1819511
Published by Gary Doyle. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. The life and times of Jimmy Murphy. B/w photos and colour illustrations. 336 pages. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to free front endpaper. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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SILVER ARROWS IN CAMERA
Written by Anthony Pritchard.
Stock no. 1819509
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. A Photographic portrait of the Mercedes-Benz and Auto Union Grand Prix Teams 1934-39. B/w photos & a few colour. 504 pages. ISBN: 9781844254675. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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IAN WALKER RACING: THE MAN AND HIS CARS
Written by Julian Balme.
Stock no. 1819501
Published by Coterie Press Limited. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Ian Walker embraced all aspects of post-war motorsport, from rallying to racing, driver to team manager, car manufacturer to car dealer. In just ten years he had done the lot. Large square format. Black cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour & b/w photos throughout. This is a limited edition. ISBN: 9781902351476. Pictorial dustwrapper has some light scuffing. Contained in publisher's green slipcase which is still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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BRITISH WARBLERS (NN 71)
Written by Eric Simms. Illustrated by Ian Wallace.
Stock no. 1819137
Published by Collins. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 71. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. One of the rarest New Naturalists with 725 copies printed (1st state). ISBN: 000219810X. SIGNED by Robert Gillmor (jacket design) and Ian Wallace (colour illustrations) to front flap of dustwrapper. This is a first edition, first state with publisher's protective "duraseal" cover to dustwrapper. Faint indentation to lower edge of prelims. Foxing to top edge of text block. This copy would make a wonderful gift!

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THE ISLES OF SCILLY (NN 103)
Written by Rosemary Parslow.
Stock no. 1818978
Published by Collins. Circa 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780002201506. Still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
Written by Erich Maria Remarque. Illustrated by John Groth.
Stock no. 2132008
Published by Easton Press. 1st thus 1997. Fine condition.

Green leather binding with gilt titles and decorations; raised bands to spine. Introduction by Harry Hansen. B/w illustrations. Collector's Edition. Stunning copy! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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QUICK SILVER: AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE DEVELOPMENT OF GERMAN GRAND PRIX RACING CARS 1934-1939
Written by Cameron C. Earl.
Stock no. 1818256
Published by HMSO. 1st thus 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A re-issue in facsimile of B.I.O.S. report No. 1755 Investigation into the development of German Grand Prix Racing Cars between 1934 and 1939 (including a description of the Mercedes World's Land Speed Record contender). New introduction by Karl E. Ludvigsen. Silver boards, red titles. B/w photos and diagrams, some fold-out to rear. 143 pages. ISBN: 0112905501. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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MERCEDES BENZ: THE SUPERCHARGED 8-CYLINDER CARS OF THE 1930S VOLUME 1
Written by Jan Melin.
Stock no. 1818253
Published by Nordbok. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The definitive lists of cars produced, with their vital chassis numbers and all the other information that the author's thirty years of research has turned up. Large format. Tan cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos throughout. 240 pages. ISBN: 9187036002. Spine slightly cocked. A few very minor grubby marks to rear panel of dustwrapper. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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