orors, 1970. Showroom brochure, 11 x 9 inches, 16-pages. Coloured illustrations from potogr

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AMERICAN MOTORS: American Motors Showroom brochure for 1969. The Ambassador, Javelin, Rebel, & AMX.

Item No. 18445

Item No. 18445

American Motors, 1969. Showroom brochure, 11 x 7 3/4 inches, 20-pages. Coloured illustrations from photographs thoughout.

£15.00

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AUSTIN MOTOR COMPANY: Austin A40, A55, A99 Colours. Pub.No. 1831.

Item No. 18423

Item No. 18423

Longbridge: Austin, n.d. Chart of 9 applied glossy colors, 12 1/4 x 3 inches folding into 3.

£10.00

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BRITISH PETROLEUM: BP International Racing Successes [1955].

Item No. 14476

BP [1956]. Foreword by Stirling Moss. Photographic illustrations throughout. Oblong 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 inches), unpaginated. Softback, original pictorial wrappers; staples rusty else good.

£20.00

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BRITISH PETROLEUM: BP International Racing Successes 1957.

Item No. 14475

BP [1958]. Foreword by Stirling Moss. Photographic illustrations throughout. Oblong 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 inches), unpaginated. Softback, original pictorial wrappers; some soiling to lower wrapper else very good.

£20.00

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BUICK: Buick Looks Fine for '49. Showroom brochure.

Item No. 18425

Detroit: Buick, 1949. Brochure opening out to measure 24 x 21 inches & folding to 10 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches. Coloured art drawn illustrations showing 8 different models, the reverse showing interiors etc. The front of the brochure showing a couple looking lovingly at the Buick Eight. Short split to one fold, overall very good.

£50.00

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CADILLAC: 1968 Cadillac Showroom brochure.

Item No. 18440

Cadillac, 1968. Coloured illustrations from photographs throughout. Showroom brochure, 11 x 8 1/2 inches, 20-pages. The De Ville, Fleetwood, Eldorado, Calais.

£20.00

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CARTER, MIKE (Publisher): Penny Wise Motoring, For Sale & Wanted, Veteran, Vintage & Classic Cars....Motor Cycles.

Item No. 18617

London: Mike Carter, 1972. 23 issues of this fortnightly illustrated magazine (7 from 1972, 12 from 1973, and 4 from 1975). 4to (9 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches), original wrappers. Some annotations but overall very good. Some of the prices being asked for classic sports cars make one want to weep.

£15.00

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CHAMBERS, MARCUS: 7 Year Twitch. Signed.

Item No. 13766

London: Motoraces Book Club, G. T. Foulis., 1965. Plates. 8vo, 225-pages, original cloth; page edges tanned else very good in lightly marked dustwrapper which is now protected by a removable sleeve. Tear to blank margin of one leaf (binding fault). Signed by Chambers on the title. No. 13 in the MBC series.

£14.00

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CHRYSLER: Chrysler, For 1970, if you want a Car that Makes it, Plymouth Makes It. Furys, Belvederes, Barracudas, Valiants. Showroom brochure.

Item No. 18437

Item No. 18437

1970. Showroom brochure, coloured illustrations. 11 x 8 1/2 inches, 16-pages. Very good.

£15.00

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CHRYSLER: The Beautiful Chrysler. Showroom brochure.

Item No. 18436

Item No. 18436

Chrysler, 1948. 11 x 9 inch showroom brochure, 8 large art drawn coloured illustrations of various models including the Brougham & Town & Country Custom Club Coupe. Small stain and dealer's stamp on upper wrapper. One fore corner bumped. Owner's Service Policy dated Jan. 1949 loosely inserted.

£65.00

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CHRYSLER: The Imperial by Chrysler. America's Smartest Car. Showroom brochure.

Item No. 18431

Item No. 18431

Detroit: Chrysler, c. 1951. Showroom brochure 11 x 9 1/2 inches, 12-pages original light card wrappers. Coloured art drawn illustrations showing 6 full page plates of the Six Passenger Sedan, the Newport, the Convertible, the Club Coupe; & the Eight Passenger Sedan, and illustrations of interiors etc. A splendid catalogue, a little foxing to wrappers else in very good condition.

£60.00

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CHRYSLER: The Story of the Solid Plymouth for 1960. Showroom brochure.

Item No. 18444

Item No 18444

Chrysler 1960. Coloured art drawn illustrations throughout. Showroom brochure 8 1/4 x 4 inches, 20-pages. The Suburban, Sport, Fury, Belvedere, etc.

£28.00

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GENERAL MOTORS: The Beginning of Tomorrow. Pontiac's all-new Firebirds. Showroom brochure.

Item No. 18443

Item No. 18443

General Maphs throughout. The Esprit, Formula 400, & Trans Am.

£20.00

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GENERAL MOTORS: 1946 Pontiac, Finest of the Famous " Silver Streaks". Showroom brochure.

Item No. 18428

Item No. 18428

Pontiac, General Motors, 1946. Showroon brochure which when opened out measures 22 x 17 inches and folds into 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. 6 coloured art drawn models illustrated, 2 other models on the reverse - the Streamliner. Split on one fold, adhesion damage to 4 of the illustrations. Number in ink and dealer's stamp on upper cover.

£25.00

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General Motors: 1968 Chevelle. The Quick-Size Performer from Chevrolet. Showroom brochure.

Item No. 18438

Item No. 18438

General Motors, 1968. Coloured illustrations from photographs throughout. Sales brochure, 11 x 8 inches, 18-pages, very good.

£15.00

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GENERAL MOTORS: 1968 Chevrolet, the Best Yet from America's First Name in Cars. Showroom brochure.

Item No. 18430

Item No. 18430

General Motors, 1968. Coloured illustrations throughout from photographs. 10 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches, 18-pages. Impala, Caprice, Bel Air, & Biscayne models.

£15.00

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GENERAL MOTORS: Buick '68. Showroom brochure. Skylark; De Luxe Wagon, GS400 & GS 350, Le Sabre, Wildcat, Electra & Riviera.

Item No. 18446

Item No. 18446

General Motors, 1968. Showroom brochure. Coloured illustrations from photographs throughout, many double-page. 12 x 10 1/4 inches. An impressive and substantial catalogue.

£25.00

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HARVEY, CHRIS: The MGA, B, & C.

Item No. 14481

Oxford: Oxford Illustrated Press, 1980. First edition. Plates, some coloured. 4to (10 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches), 232-pages. Original cloth; very good in like dustwrapper which has a little rubbing/creasing to lower fore-corner.

£10.00

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LAWRENCE, DR. MIKE: The Goodwood Road Racing Club 1999 Yearbook.

Item No. 17063

Goodwood: Goodwood Road Racing Club, 2000. Coloured illustrations throughout. Unspecified limited edition. Oblong 8vo (8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches), original green cloth with applied metal badge to upper cover as issued. Fine in slightly marked slipcase.

£10.00

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LAWRENCE, DR. MIKE: The Goodwood Road Racing Club 2000 Yearbook.

Item No. 17064

Goodwood: Goodwood Road Racing Club, 2001. Coloured illustrations throughout. Unspecified limited edition. Oblong 8vo (8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches), original green cloth with applied metal badge to upper cover as issued. Fine in slightly marked slipcase.

£10.00

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NITSKE, ROBERT: Mercedes-Benz Production Models 1946-1975.

Item No. 11147

Winconsin: Motorbooks International, 1977. First edition. Illustrated in black & white. Oblong (8 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches wide), pp.175, orignial cloth in dustwrapper; binding very slightly edge-browned, else good; dustwrapper with short tear to lower edge of back cover, some edge creasing and rubbing (especially to ends of spine); internally, excellent.

£16.00

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PONTIAC: Presenting the Distinguished 1950 Pontiac. Showroom brochure.

Item No. 18433

Item No. 18433

Pontiac, 1950. Showroom brochure 11 1/4 x 10 inches opening out to measure 30 x 20 inches with 12 large art drawn coloured illustrations of cars. A little edge worn, slightly holed on some folds. otherwise very good.

£40.00

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PORTER, PHILIP: Graham Hill Scrapbook 1929 - 1966.

Item No. 18838

Tenbury Wells, Porter Press International, 2007. First edition. Coloured illustrations throughout. Large 4to (12 3/8 x 14 1/8), 177-pages. Original maroon cloth. Fine in fine dust jacket & contained in the original shipping box.

Weight 2.07 kg thus extra overseas postage will be requested.

£30.00

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RILEY MOTORS: You'll take your hat off to the New Riley One-Point-Five.

Item No. 18426

Item No. 18426

Cowley: Riley Motors, [1957]. Showroom brochure opening out to measure 25 1/2 x 22 inches and folding to 11 x 8 1/2 inches. With three art drawn coloured illustrations of cars, one very large, another car and interiors to the reverse. Very good.

£25.00

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ROBERTS, SAM: Ford Model Y . Henry's Car for Europe.

Item No. 13884

Dorchester: Veloce Publishing, 2001. First edition. Profusely illustrated. 4to (10 x 8 1/4 inches), 224-pages. Original blue cloth, no dustwrapper. Small stain to edge of text block else good.

£45.00

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ROBSON, GRAHAM: Rolls - Royce Silver Cloud. The Complete Story.

Item No. 18834

Marlborough: Crowood Press, 2000. First edition. Well illustrated. 4to (10 x 7 3/4 inches), 192-pages. Original cloth fine in dust jacket which has a narrow scuff to lower panel else fine.

£125.00

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ROYAL AUTOMOBILE CLUB: An R.A.C. PATROLMAN BOOKMARK ca. 1920.

Item No. 16532

A coloured cut-out figure of a saluting R.A.C. patrolman, "R.A.C. Stand 64" to the base, membership details to the reverse.

7 1/2 inches high not including hanging cord. Very good.

From a 1920's motor show catalogue?

£15.00

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SEDGWICK, MICHAEL: Fiat.

Item No. 14271

New York: Arco, 1974. First edition. Plates. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches), 352-pages. Original cloth; very good in good but edge bumped dustwrapper.

£21.00

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TRANSPORT


EYRE, GEORGE & STRAHAN, ANDREW (Publishers): A Collection of the Acts of Parliament Now in Force for Regulating the Turnpike Roads in England. With a Copious Index.

London: George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, 1828. 8vo (9 x 6 inches), iv:358-pages. Recent full polished tan calf, burgundy lattering piece, uncut; the binding unfinished in as much as the lettering piece has not as yet been lettered. Contemporary signature on title. Very good.

£70.00

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GARNER, ADRIAN S: Monorails of the 19th Century.

Item No. 18875

Lydney: Lightmoor Press, 2011. First edition. Very well illustrated. 4to (11 1/8 x 8 3/4 inches), 288-pages. Original coloured pictorial laminated boards; excellent. 

£26.00

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RUSSELL, ROLAND: Lost Canals of England.

Item No. 18880

Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1971. First edition. Plates. 8vo (9 x 5 3/4 inches) 272-pages. Original cloth. Gift inscription and tape mark on front free endpaper else excellent in like price clipped dust-jacket. 

£15.00

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WHITE, D. E. (Editor): The Railway Observer. Vol. XIV, Nos. 155-178. 1942/43.

Item No. 17663

Item No. 17663

London: The Railway Correspondence and Travel Society, 1942/43. Illustrations. 8vo (8 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches). 324-pages; modern burgundy binder's buckram. Wrapper of 1st number bound-in. Very good.

£35.00

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WHITE, D.E. (Editor): The Railway Observer. Vol. XVII Nos. 215-225, 1947.

Item No. 17665

London: The Railway Correspondence and Travel Society, 1947. Plates.. 8vo (8 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches). 220-pages; burgundy binder's cloth,some tanning to the text. Very good. With, bound-in at end, the 8 supplements including the 48-page "The Development of the L.N.E.R Locomotive Design 1923-1941" with folding diagrams.

£45.00

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