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1 The Moving Spirit: How the Motor Car Grew Up
Motor Racing Publications Ltd Fitzroy Square, London 1955 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Delightful 1950s picture book. From the film, The Moving Spirit. There are some marks and slight bowing to the boards. Previous owner has written their name on the front pastedown - R. Parker-Bowles. Price clipped title page. Some foxing to the endpapers. Other pages are all clean and free from handling marks or creasing. Painting competition page at the back of the book is also clean and unmarked. 305435 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
12 The Ladybird Book of Flags (Ladybird Book, Series 584)
Carey, David ; with illustrations by J. H. Wingfield Wills & Hepworth Ltd. Loughborough 1968 0721402143 / 9780721402147 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. A later printing from c. 1972. Matt pictorial boards. Printed ISBN and price of 15p on the back cover. Tally number of over 300 Ladybird titles available mentioned on the back cover. Flags is the last of 4 titles listed on the back cover, although it is listed as no. 5 and the first one listed is no. 2 which is Motor Cars. Minor bumps to spine ends and lightly rubbed corners. 51pp. 103604 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
 
2 McGowan Goes Motor Racing
Aldous, Allan ; with illustrations by Norman Keene Oxford University Press London 1947 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" Keene, Norman 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original grey cloth binding. Top of boards sl. foxed. Some lighter foxing to pages. No names or inscriptions. 1st edition. Dust jacket is price clipped. Some minor rubs and chips to dust jacket edges, and a couple of short tears, with some minor surface rubs to the front cover. 19cm. 184pp. Printed illustrations to the underside of the DJ. The DJ is supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). Story about the adventures of a young sporting journalist, Garry McGowan. 1st UK edition. 024613 
Price: 14.00 GBP

 
13 The Story of the Motor Car, A Ladybird 'Achievements' Book (Ladybird Book, Series 601)
Carey, David ; with illustrations by Robert Ayton Wills & Hepworth Ltd Loughborough 1962 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. Not a first edition; this copy is a later printing from c. 1967. There is a slight bend in the front board. Light rubs to the spine ends. There is a pale sparkly gold mark to the back cover (a light brush of gold paint? It is pale but may show up in photos so see photos attached to the listing). The binding is firm. Clean and tight inside. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. No handling creases to pages. Printed price inside of 2/6 with printed crossed out mark and printed Ladybird stamp of revised price 15p next to it. Tally of over 150 available Ladybird titles mentioned on the back cover. The last title in the series listed on the back cover is No .9 Exploring Space. 51pp. 105276 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
3 Vintage Motor Cars (Shire Classics)
Boddy, Bill Shire Library | Shire Publications Ltd 2008 0852637764 / 9780852637760 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. RRP 4.99. pp. 32. Illustrated throughout in black and white. 307909 
Price: 4.99 GBP

 
14 The Official Formula 1 Season Review 2004 - Autosport Awards 2004
Ecclestone, Bernie (foreword by) Haynes Publishing | Haymarket Magazines 2004 1844252027 / 9781844252022 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original black boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent clean condition. Binding firm and tight. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Just a little light bruising to the edges of the dust jacket only. pp. 256. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 307001 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
4 Vintage Motor Cars (Shire Classics)
Boddy, Bill Shire Library | Shire Publications Ltd 2008 0852637764 / 9780852637760 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. RRP 4.99. pp. 32. Illustrated throughout in black and white. 307910 
Price: 4.99 GBP

 
15 American Grilles
Frattolillo (produced by) ; Salmieri (photographed by) Harcourt Brace Jovanovich New York and London 1979 0156055899 / 9780156055895 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Book of black and white photographs of American car grilles over the years - 101 photos. In very good, clean condition though some offsetting marks (darkening) just inside the back cover. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 305439 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
5 Vintage Motor Cars (Shire Classics)
Boddy, Bill Shire Library | Shire Publications Ltd 2008 0852637764 / 9780852637760 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. RRP 4.99. pp. 32. Illustrated throughout in black and white. 307899 
Price: 4.99 GBP

 
16 Racing Stewart: The Birth of a Grand Prix Team [Inscribed by Jackie and Paul Stewart]
Hamilton, Maurice ; Nicholson, Jon (authors) ; with a foreword by Jackie Stewart and Paul Stewart Macmillan 1997 0333716094 / 9780333716090 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Signed by Other
Hardback with dust jacket. In very good to near fine condition. Clean and tight. Binding firm. Full page inscription written on the front endpaper in silver pen and signed Jackie and Paul. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 216. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 308118 
Price: 22.00 GBP

 
 
6 Vintage Motor Cars (Shire Classics)
Boddy, Bill Shire Library | Shire Publications Ltd 2008 0852637764 / 9780852637760 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. RRP 4.99. pp. 32. Illustrated throughout in black and white. 307900 
Price: 4.99 GBP

 
17 Autocourse 2003-2004
Henry, Alan (editor) ; with a foreword by Michael Schumacher Hazleton Publishing Ltd 2003 1903135206 / 9781903135204 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Green boards. An excellent, fine copy in a very near fine dust jacket. Clean, tight and unmarked. No names or inscriptions. Binding firm. Dust jacket has a slight scratch to the front cover and a couple of tiny rubs. An excellent copy. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 272. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 307003 
Price: 17.00 GBP

 
 
7 The Story of Brooklands, The World's First Motor Course: Volume I
Boddy, W. ; with a foreword by John Cobb Grenville Publishing Company, Ltd London 1948 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Original blue boards. The boards are faded at the spine and edges. Previous owner's signature in pencil on the front endpaper. The binding is firm. Pages are clean but slightly age-toned. There is a tiny snagged hole on p. 143-144 (the text is still readable). First edition. pp. 272. 107054 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
18 Autocourse 2004-2005
Henry, Alan (editor) ; with a foreword by Michael Schumacher Hazleton Publishing Ltd 2004 1903135354 / 9781903135358 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Green boards. An excellent, fine copy in a very near fine dust jacket. Clean, tight and unmarked. No names or inscriptions. Binding firm. Dust jacket has very slight bruising to the bottom edge. An excellent copy. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 248. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 307004 
Price: 22.00 GBP

 
 
8 The Modern Car Easy Guide
By the staff of The Motor Temple Press Limited London 1959 First Thus Hardcover Very Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Original red boards. Corners of the front boards slightly bumped. Slightly faded top edge of the front board. Previous owner's signature inside on the front pastedown and title page. Binding firm and tight. The dust jacket is rubbed and chipped at the edges, discoloured and has some marks and foxing. DJ not price clipped. pp. vii, 318. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 104310 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
19 The Ladybird Book of British Railway Locomotives (A Ladybird Book, Series 584)
Joiner, D. L. ; illustrated from photographs courtesy of British Railways Wills & Hepworth Ltd. Loughborough 1958 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Early printing but not a first edition. Buff boards with line illustration and titles in green to the front board and spine. Boards are clean; slightly darkened at the spine. Blue openwing ladybird endpapers. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Pages are clean. pp. 51. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and to the edges of the dust jacket. The dust jacket is also lightly rubbed at the spine and edges and has a c. 1cm tear at the top of the spine. Front flap not price clipped. Two titles listed on the rear dust jacket flap - this one and Motor Cars. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 308774 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
 
9 The Motor Car: 'How it Works' (A Ladybird Book, Series 654)
Carey, David Wills & Hepworth Ltd Loughborough 1965 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. First published in 1965; this copy is not a first edition but is a very early printing from c. 1966. A really nice, clean and tight copy. Near fine condition. Binding firm and pages bright. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. No handling creases to pages. Printed price of 2/6 inside. Tally of over 180 available Ladybird titles mentioned on the back cover (I believe the first edition had a tally of 150). No other titles listed on the back. 105272 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
20 About a Motor Car (A Puffin Picture Book, No. 38)
Ladyman, Phyllis Puffin | Penguin Books 1946 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Date of publication not stated but this is a first edition of c. 1946. Slim unpaginated stapled booklet. In very good, clean condition. Just a few foxing spots to the top edge of the front cover and first four pages. Staples are rusted at the centrefold but have not corroded surrounding paper. Price inside the front cover, on a paper onlay, of one shilling. List of titles from no. 4 to no. 39. A super copy of this first edition. 105773 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
10 The Motor Car: 'How it Works' (A Ladybird Book, Series 654)
Carey, David Ladybird Books Loughborough 1971 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback. Matt pictorial boards. Revised edition; original edition was first published in 1965 and the revised edition was first published in 1971. This looks like a c. 1972 edition but then has a printed price of 30p on the back cover which indicates later than 1972. A tiny brown mark to the front cover. Very slight rubs to the head of the spine and a bump to the base of the spine. The binding is firm and tight. In excellent condition inside - no previous owner's names or inscription; no handling creases to pages; pages are fresh and bright. pp. 52. Printed 10-digit ISBN number and price of 30p on the back cover. No tally. The last title listed on the back is The Telephone. 307281 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
21 Renault F1 1977-1997: Beyond the Yellow Teapot
Rogers, Gareth Tempus Publishing 2005 0752435531 / 9780752435534 First Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. An excellent, fine condition copy in a very good dust jacket. There is some light creasing to the back cover of the dust jacket. Clean, tight and unmarked. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 144. A HEAVY book - packaged weight may exceed 1KG, in which case a postage supplement will apply outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 307000 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
11 The Motor Cycle: 'How it Works' (A Ladybird Book, Series 654)
Carey, David ; with illustrations by B. H. Robinson Ladybird Books Ltd Loughborough 1968 0721402240 / 9780721402246 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Not a first edition; this is a later printing from c. 1972. Matt pictorial boards. There are some light brown marks to the boards and some light rubs to the edges. Small rubbed patch to the front board next to the ladybird logo. Printed ISBN number and price of 15p on the back board, plus a tally of over 320 available Ladybird title mentioned. List of titles on the back board goes up to no. 14 The Telephone. This title is no. 6 on the list. Nice and clean inside. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. No handling creases or other marks to the pages. 51pp. 305545 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
22 Stephen Hawking: A Life in Science
White, Michael ; Gribbin, John Viking 1992 0670840130 / 9780670840137 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First impression. Original red boards. The book has a forwards lean to the spine and mild bruising to spine ends. Top outer closed textblock edge slightly grey. Pages are clean and binding firm. Pale grey smudge mark on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is slightly faded at the spine, rubbed at the spine ends and corners with small chips to the laminate surface of the jacket. Front flap not price clipped. pp. ix, [3], 304. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 307742 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 



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