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Image for Vital to the Life of the Nation. A Historical Survey of the Progress of Britain's Motor Industry From 1896 to 1946

Vital to the Life of the Nation. A Historical Survey of the Progress of Britain's Motor Industry From 1896 to 1946

By: Noble, Dudley and G. Mackenzie Junner

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, The Jubilee Committee of the Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders Ltd. 1946: 1946

Book number: 50818

Condition: Very Good


xi, 155 pp. Tan speckled half calf over tan cloth. Five raised bands to spine with gilt panels. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Boards slightly marked. 'A souvenir of the jubilee of one of Britain's most vital industries, 1896-1946.' Illustrations. VG View more info

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Pininfarina : Sixty Years

By: Pininfarina, Sergio (intro)

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Milan, Giorgio Nada Editore 1991: 1991

Book number: 40740

ISBN: 8879110683

Condition: Very Good


283 pp., illustrated in colour. Jacket slightly creased at extremities, with some minor rubbing and small tears. 8879110683 View more info

Image for The Magic of a Name : The Rolls-Royce Story.  v1. The First 40 Years ; v2. The Power Behind the Jets ; v3.  A Family of Engines

The Magic of a Name : The Rolls-Royce Story. v1. The First 40 Years ; v2. The Power Behind the Jets ; v3. A Family of Engines

By: Pugh, Peter

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Thriplow, Cambridge, United Kingdom, Icon Books Ltd 2000: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 48741

ISBN: 1840461519

Condition: Fine


3 volumes in a slip-case. pp. xii., 340 ; x., 342 ; xiii., 338. 1840461519 View more info

Image for Ferrari Tipo 166 : Le Auto Classiche

Ferrari Tipo 166 : Le Auto Classiche

By: Rogliatti, Gianni

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Milan, Libreria dell'Automobile 1984: 1984

Book number: 58038

ISBN: 8876720235

Condition: Very Good


150 pp. Colour laminated boards. Slight rubbing to covers. Internally clean. No ownership names. Colour and b&w illustrations throughout. Text in Italian. 8876720235 View more info

Image for De 24 le Lancia Sport

De 24 le Lancia Sport

By: Rosani, Guido

Price: £115.00

Publisher: Milano, Avritempore Edizioni 1991: 1991

Book number: 43320

Condition: Very Good


ITALIAN TEXT 220 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w, tiny specks of loss to photos in middle section of book else a lovely copy in plain black card slipcase that is a little rubbed and frayed View more info

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British Airways

By: St. John Sprigg, C.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd. 1938: 1938

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 60654

Condition: Very Good


viii, 160 pp. Contemporary full calf. Raised bands to spine with gilt devices and brown leather title label. Gilt school device to front board. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Bound by Relfe Bros. Internally clean. Frontis and other illustrations. View more info

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Flying As A Career

By: Stewart, Major Oliver

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Isaac Pitman 1931: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57838

Condition: Good


ix, 81 pp and 23 pp of Pitman's technical books listings, illustrated in b/w,tears to dustwrapper with part of edging missing, slight paint marks to rear board and a name in ink on first page, uncommon in dustwrapper. View more info

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Air Navigation For The Private Owner

By: Swoffer, Frank A.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Isaac Pitman 1931: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57836

Condition: Good


viii, 131 pp and 23 pp of Pitman's technical books listings, illustrated in b/w, paint marks to front boards, tears to dustwrapper, name inscription on first page, uncommon in dustwrapper. View more info

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Learning To Fly

By: Swoffer, Frank A.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Isaac Pitman 1933: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57837

Condition: Good


xi, 146 pp and 23 pp of Pitman's technical books listings, illustrated in b/w, small tears to dustwrapperand some paint marks to rear board, uncommon in dustwrapper. View more info

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The Art of Driving

By: The Times Motoring Correspondent

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Times N.d. [c. 1930]: 1930

Edition: New Edition

Book number: 60799

Condition: Good


118 pp. Original quarter cloth over pictorial boards. Covers slightly marked & edgeworn. Internally clean. Adverts. View more info

Image for Graf Zeppelin : The Adventures of an Aerial Globetrotter

Graf Zeppelin : The Adventures of an Aerial Globetrotter

By: Vaeth, J. Gordon

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller Limited 1959: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 60141

Condition: Very Good


xiii, 250 pp. Full cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn. Cloth very clean. Internally clean. Internally clean. No ownership names. Illustrations. Endpaper maps. View more info

Image for Pioneers of Flight : London Heathrow. New York. Los Angeles. Tokyo. 1st July 1991

Pioneers of Flight : London Heathrow. New York. Los Angeles. Tokyo. 1st July 1991

By: Virgin Atlantic

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Virign Atlantic 1991: 1991

Book number: 59127

Condition: Near Fine


Virgin Atlantic commemoration book to celebrate the first flight from Heathrow Airport in 1991. Signed by Richard Branson on the title-page. Unpaginated. Quarter cloth over pictorial boards and in slipcase. Colour illustrations. Clean copy. View more info

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Pop Up Railway Station, a Bancroft Pop Up Model Book

By: Wilkin, Wendy [story]

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Pop-up Model Books 1963: 1963

Book number: 42841

Condition: Very Good


3 pp., Lovely fold out model pop-up train station. Very slight wear and tanning to non pop up pages, but the pop up sections are in lovely condition. View more info

Image for Wonders of World Aviation : The Conquest of the Air in Story and Picture. In two volumes

Wonders of World Aviation : The Conquest of the Air in Story and Picture. In two volumes

By: Winchester, Clarence, editor

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, The Fleetway House N.d. [1938]: 1938

Book number: 60457

Condition: Very Good


In 2 volumes. 560 & 561 to 1088 pp. Original blind-stamped blue cloth with gilt lettering to spines, top edges gilt. Boards clean. Internally clean. Numerous b&w photographic illustrations. View more info

Image for Stokers and Pokers: or, the London and North-Western Railway, The Electric Telegraph, and The Railway Clearing-House ; Libyan Desert (2 Works in 1 volume)

Stokers and Pokers: or, the London and North-Western Railway, The Electric Telegraph, and The Railway Clearing-House ; Libyan Desert (2 Works in 1 volume)

By: [Head, Sir Francis Bond ] ; St John Bayle

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, J Murray 1849: 1849

Edition: First Editions

Book number: 31724

Condition: Very Good


Two works bound in one volume in the original publisher's cloth (The John Murray Colonial & Home Library)208 pp. & frontis., vi., 176 pp + map. half page advert before first title page. Some very slight foxing to extremities, and a small split to the head of the spine, but a lovely clean copy (of a strange pairing). Publisher's adverts printed in red on the endpapers, and a previous owner's bookplate on the front pastedown. View more info