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Motor Cars

 
Bell, Roger  ++

Great Marques. MERCEDES BENZ
London: Octopus, 1982 Original Cloth. Very Good/Fair. 6th Imp. Folio. 96pp, fabulous colour pics. Foreword by Juan Manuel Fangio. Jacket is torn and repaired, else a very nice hardcover.
$   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $10
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Michael Cotton

Classic Porsche
Coombe Books
undated ISBN: 0862838401 hb dj gc  72pages 300mmx230mmx600gms.This book examines the fascinating history of Porsche, the company's contribution to the automobile industry, its cars, and their involvement in the world of motor racing. It is a tribute to one of the world's major sports car manufacturers, whose product is a symbol of craftsmanship, precision and quality.
$10   Bookfinder  $13 Australia
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Ford Motor Company

New Breed Cortina
Ford Motor Company 
 Australia May 1977 16 page advertising pamphlet on the new Cortina. As New
$10

Arthur Logoz

International Automobile Parade  Volume IV 1961
Arthur Logoz
Zurich 1961 hb blue cloth faded and marked spine torn and worn338p binding loose but clean in side. An illustrated catalogue with hundreds of b&w and beautiful colour photos of all the cars produced in the U.S. and Europe. Text in English, German, French . Gives a complete survey of the world's car production in 1961. This is the 4th edition of this publication. Also road test reports.Actually written in the autumn of 1960. 300mmx210mmx1,2kg. How I wish I had the cash back then to buy a TR3A (699), an XK150 "S" or the MGA 1600 (663)
$50   Bookfinder $80 - $150+
     

     
 

Porsche

The 911
Porsche
Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche A. G., Stuttgart Edition 07/02 (2002?) hb  143 pages 210mmx155mmx500gms covers slight marks Everything you needed to know about the 911, this will make the ideal gift for the enthusiast. Light scratching to to covers otherwise Mint. but some annotations by po. and po name ifc. Full specs of the various models
$30   Bookfinder  $34 - $50 Australia
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John Plummer

Best Loved Cars of the World
Ward Locke London 1979
1st Ed hb dj torn 96 pages 320x240mmx900gms. Foreward by Lord Montagu of Beaulieu.Hardcover with pictorial boards, 12.5" x 9.5", with colour photographic endpapers, and dust jacket. Early vehicles from Europe & America - ALL GREAT NAMES FROM THE PAST - Model T Ford, Stanley Steamer, Auburn, Cord, Jaguar XK 120, Bugatti, Hispano-Suiza. Magnificent full colour photography. Specification for each vehicle.
$10   Bookfinder  $14 Australia
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Motorcycles

William Hampton

Expert Motorcycling
Contemporary Books
1979 1st Ed. hb dj slightly loose but clean inside. ISBN: 0809271958 235mmx155x600gms . step by step approach to understanding the technical and mental aspects of motorcycling
$5   Bookfinder $8

Tod Rafferty

Harley Davidson
The Ultimate Machine
Bramley Books
 1995 hb dj VGC isbn1858330319  365mmx310mmx2.2kg
Glossy Pictorial Hardcover, NEAR FINE,no dj. large 4 to, 14 1/2 X 12. 192 Gigantic Pages filled with photos and illustrations. A marvellous book for the Harley-Davidson collector. 192 pages
$20   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $35
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G.S.Davidson  (Ed)

The Motor Cyclists Annual and Buyers' Guide 1939-1940
H.E.W Publications Ltd. London
. HB red cloth covers marked gc overall and clean inside apart from missing pages  182 pages 190x130mmx250g. Rubber stamp on fp and their nmay be a page missing before title page. The Official Handbook of the British Motor-Cycle Association, 9, Southhampton Place London WC1. 30 pages of British road maps at rear - some have been torn out ie Maps 1-10 and Maps 29-30.  Piece of pages31 and 32 benn cut out Several adverts and pictures of bikes etc - see scans
$40  Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $71
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Australian Motorcycle Yearbook 1974

Automotive Publications 1973.Compiles by John Smailes and Matt Whelan. soft cover 160 pages GC . 270mm x 210mm
$20 Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  Not listed anywhere else in the world - rare

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Triumph Motor Cycles
Replacement parts for 1950 Models
Triumph Engineering, Meriden Works Coventry UK. 1950
sc fair condition covers loose 99 pages. Covers Thunderbird, 3T De Luxe, Speed Twin and Tiger 100. A very scarce publication
$80   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $151 for the 1948 edition
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Servicing Kawasaki Motor Cycles

Cycleserve Publications 1973 Tractor & Mechanical Publications, 1973, 1973
Card Cover. Very Good. First Edition. Illustrated Cover. 8 1/2 "x 11 ". P181, b/w illustrations and diagams. Covers are discoloured from age, internally very clean throughout. Mark from old price sticker on reverse of front cover. Modells FA1-A, GA2.A, G3SS.A, G3TR.A, G4TR, G5, G31m.A, F5, F6, F7, F8, F81M and B1L.A` contains two new gaskets see pics
$25 Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $58
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Motor Racing

Bruce Carter

Great Motor Races
Weidenfeld and Nicolson
1st Ed hb green cloth dj and 3 end pages affected by condensation, bind firm and clean inside and entirely readable.First edition in protected d/w not price clipped. Illustrated with photographs and circuit maps. Recollections of great racing cars, drivers and races from 1906 to the 1950s; including Le Mans, Grand Prix and Tourist Trophy races, Mille Miglia. 220mmx140x500gms
$12   Bookfinder $19

Stirling Moss

Stirling Moss's Second Book of Motor Sport
Cassell London 
1958 1st EdHB dk green cloth GC  clean and firm and unmarked throughout  dj - torn see scan 120 pages This book details certain aspects of competition motoring giving accounts of memorable events including a British car + driver success in the 1957 European Grand Prix; Le Mans 1957, Rallying and the Tour De France, Jaguar, Le Mans, Championships/CircuitsAs you might guess, lots of Moss material, and Jaguars . Le Mans 1957, and the World's Longest Race (circa 1908). and the origins of motor racing. 250mmx190mmx500gms
$20   Bookfinder  $19 Australia a poor copy with no dj
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Motoring

AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION

Members Handbook 1934 - 1935
Hardcover. Front cover and rear cover detached.spine missing ,and i to vi missing
615pages 180mm x 110mm Wt300gms
$10    Bookfinder $15 
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AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION

Hotel Handbook 1938 - 1939
Hardcover. Grey cloth Binding a little loose 583 pages 190mm x 110mm  Wt 300gms. Spine faded 
$30    Bookfinder $37 + 
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AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION

Members Handbook 1951 - 1952 England and Wales
Hardcover Brown Cloth. Binding loose otherwise good copy.359 pages inc maps. Map35 loose page 210mm x 125mm Wt300gms.
$20    Bookfinder $37 + 
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AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION

Members Handbook 1964 - 1965
Softcover cover slightly soiled 281 pages 210mmx 125mm Wt300gms
$10    Bookfinder $15 + 
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AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION

Members Handbook 1968 - 1969
Softcover, slightly soiled. 258 pages 210mm x 125mm. Wt 300gms
$5    Bookfinder $8. I also have some AA booth keys for sale Click Here
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Railways & Steam

 
Stephen Brooke

The Railways of Australia
PR Books
1988 reprint HB VGC no dj  223 pages 290mmx210mmx1.2kg
ISBN 0 86777 373 1 Here is the development of Australian railways from the first tentative proposals in 1846 to the vast systems of today. It is a recreation in words and pictures of the growth of one of the most extensive rail systems in the world (including the crack inter-city expresses which links its capitals). Includes seven State Rail maps at rear, and index
$12  
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John Dudley

Flying Scotsman on Tour Australia
Chapmans 1990 1st Ed HB no dj  300mmx215x620gms. VGC Profusely illust. most in col., many full-page. 1st ed. NOTE: Photographic record of a tour of Australia by the Flying Scotsman, the world's most famous steam locomotive, from October 1988 to November 1989.A record of the famous steam locomotive the Flying Scotsman's (locomotive 4472) year long tour round Australia to celebrate the nations bicentenary in 1988  64 unpaginated pages
$14  
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $18
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Colin Garratt

Steam Engines
A World Portrait

Mallard Press
1989 1st Ed HB dj (torn) 240pp 310mmx280mmx1.6kg. From Argentina to the Arctic Circle, China, South America and the rest of the world, the author has captured scenes of steam trains at work and in their rusty graveyards
$11  

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Colin Garratt

Veterans in Steam
Blandford Press 1983 reprint HB no dj and covers marked159pp 265x195x750gms. Many superb colour photos
$10  
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Victor Hand and Harold Edmonson

Trains
Steam and Diesel Locomotives in action around the World
Galley Press
1988 HB no dj. a littlw worn and loose but clean in side overall fair 320mmx240mmx800gms
$10  

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Aircraft and Flying

Kelly, Fred. C. ++
The Wright Brothers
New York, NY, U.S.A.: Bantam Books, 1983 Paperback. Reprint. 12mo - over 6�" - 7�" tall. ISBN:0-553-23962-7. 214pp. lightly browned pages else good clean copy. The classic biography authorized by Orville Wright.
Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $6
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Michael Harrison
Airborne at Kitty Hawk. The story of the first heavier-than-air flight made by the Wright Brothers December 17, 1903
Cassell and Company Ltd. London First Edition, 1953 Hardcover, part of dustjacket glued on fc. Some wear to cover so scan. Ex lib usual markings  118 pages bw photos. Some foxing on pages but overall good

Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $20
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Postage $5 within Australia
 

$10 the lot

Buck, Robert N.  ++
 

WEATHER FLYING
Macmillan New York 1976 HB DJ  14th printingGC. Introduction by Wolfgang Langewiesche. Weather Flying is without question the best book available for pilots on how to fly in all kinds of weather. Recipient of the Slight Safety Foundation's Publications Award and Recommended by the FAA, Robert Buck's Book is the bible of weather flying. 210x140x550g
$8   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $17
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John R.Hoyt

As the Pro Flies
McGraw Hill USA 1959 8th printing HB dj VGC 271 pp  220x150x570gms How to improve your basic skills and master the more advanced techniques of flying - for amateurs and professionals alike .
$10  

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John Lucas

The Big Umbrella
The Story of the Parachute from Da Vinci to Apollo
Elm Tree Books London
1973 1st Ed hb no dj and spine missing clean and firm inside 159pages 220x140x400gms
$25   Bookfinder  $34 Australia
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Postage $5 within Australia

LUNDGREN  W R

Across the High Frontier
Biography of Chuck Yeager and the Sound Barrier
With a foreword by General Doolittle. London, Victor Gollancz, 1956. 240pp. 8vo. Original boards  backstrip browned. B&w plates, minor spotting to edges, bookshop , otherwise a very good copy. First UK edition  Wt 400gms

$15    Bookfinder $30

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Ogilvy, David ++

Flying Light Aircraft
Adam and Charles Black London
1973 1st ed hb dj ex library usual markings GC 224 pages. b/w pls., text ills., appends., index, Guide to learning to Fly. Good standard work  How to get a Private Pilot Licence. Covers the theory and step by step thru the PPL syallabus 220mmx140mmx510g
Express postage $10 within Australia
$10   Books and Collectibles/Bookfinder  $23
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Workshop Manuals

Gregory's Scientific Publications No 158A

Ford Cortina TE Series 4 Cyl.
 1985  4th reprint hb  151 pages. Ford Cortina TE series repair manual VGC 280mm x 220 x 700gms.
$5     Bookfinder $10+

 
 
 
 
 

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