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La Victoire Venue du Ciel

By: N/A

Price: £13.49

Publisher: France, Lavauzelle: 1991

Sellers ID: 03079


This book is sealed as delivered from the publishers and has not been opened , this is the reason for limited descriptions. A very clean and tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Wheels

By: Adley, Robert

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Littlehampton Book Services Ltd: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03031


In the preservation era, colour photography of steam locomotives are repeatable, replaceable and commonplace. Robert Adley's photography, undertaken before the days of fast colour film and SLR cameras, tells a different tale; the story of the grimy, depressing, neglected end of steam. This book combines the atmosphere of steam's final years, with an informative text that puts into its historic place the role of many famous British locomotives ... View more info

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Autocourse 2000-2001: 50th Anniversary Edition

By: Alan Henry

Price: £44.96

Publisher: Uk, Hazleton Publications Ltd: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03796


The tension and excitement, speed and glamour of a season of grand prix racing are chronicled in this 50th Anniversary Edition od Autocourse, long established as the world's leading grand prix annual.With superb illustrations contributed by Paul-Henri Cahier, and many more of the sport's top photographers, and the incisive , authoritative coverage of the 2000season by leading F1 journalist Alan Henry and his team of contributors. The D/W shows very light wear to its corn... View more info

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Autocourse 1990-91 40th Anniversary Edition

By: Alan Henry

Price: £40.46

Publisher: UK, Hazleton Publishers Ltd: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03797


Autocourse reached a significant milestone with this special 40th Anniversary edition. This edition includes a discussion between Ayrton Senna and Motor Sports's Denis Jenkinson.and coverage of the US scene. Formula 3000, sports car racing and formula 3. The corners of the boards have been bumped and the D/w has light creasing to its corners. A near fine tight clean copy. View more info

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Autocourse 1999-2000 ; 49th Year of Publication

By: Alan Henry

Price: £31.47

Publisher: UK, Hazleton Publishing: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03798


One of the most exciting and unpredictable seasons in recent F1 history began in Australia with Ferrari's Eddie Irvine winning his first Grand Prix. Sharing the top spots were two drivers who would prove to be the revelations of the season; Heinz-Harald Frentzen and Ralf schumacher.The tension and excitement, speed and glamour of a season of Grand Prix racing are chronicled in the 49th edition of Autocourse. Illustrated throughout with superb colour photographs. There is... View more info

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Autocourse 1993-94; 43rd year of Publication

By: Alan Henry

Price: £31.47

Publisher: UK, Hazleton Publishing Ltd: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03799


The main talking point in the 1993-94 racing season was the development of ever more sophisticated electronic driver aids threatening to transform the character of the sport. Damon Hill made a name for himself with a hat-trick of wins, and young Michael Schumacher confirmed that he is likely to be formula 1's next superstar. A near fine, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Autocourse 1996-97 : 46th Year of Publication.

By: Alan Henry

Price: £31.47

Publisher: UK, Hazleton Publishing: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03807


The 1996 grand Prix season was dominated by an epic battle for the Driver's world Championship between Britain's Damon Hill and his new williams team-mate, Jacques Villeneuve. Amid growing tension Hill's seemingly secure lead in the points table was steadily eroded as the season neared its climax. The full story of another F1 season is retold in the 46th edition of Autocourse. A fine , clean and tight copy. View more info

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Autocourse 1997-98 : 47th Year of Publication

By: Alan Henry

Price: £31.47

Publisher: UK, Hazleton Publishing Ltd.: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03808


The season also saw the Mclaren team score its first wins since 1993, the return of Alain Prost to F1 as a team owner and defending World Champion Damon Hill come within half a lap of giving the Arrows team its first victory in Hungary. The controversy, excitement and endless drama of another memorable season of Grand Prix racing are captured in the 47th edition of Autocourse. The hardcovers and d/w have bumped corners. A near fine and clean tight copy. View more info

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Images of the Kennet & Avon: 100 years in camera, Bristol to Bradford-on-Avon

By: Allsop, Niall

Price: £11.24

Publisher: UK, Redcliffe Press Ltd: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03190


An introductory text, illustrated with drawings and prints, sets the scene for the 109 archive photographs - many reproduced here for the first time - that give the story of the Kennet & Avon between Bristol and Bradford-on-Avon life and substance anew. The accompanying detailed captions, richly embroidered with anecdotes and previously unpublished material, assure the people, places and boats a rightful place in the history of a working waterway. A good ,clean and tight... View more info

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Britain's Rail Super Centres : York

By: Appleby, K.

Price: £11.24

Publisher: UK, Ian Allan Ltd: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03007


Ken Appleby is a former senior railway manager, is ideally placed to comment on the history of York's railways from the 'inside. This book provides an excellent account of the story of railways in and around York. Illustrated with more than 230 photographs and line drawings , the book also includes a detailed account of the development of the NRM in York. A good clean tight book. PLEASE NOTE; Internation... View more info

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Over the Summit: How Britain's Railways Crossed the High Hills

By: Awdry, Christopher

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Silver Link Publishing Ltd: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03088


Using contemporary sources and subsequent research, and with the help of numerous maps and gradient profiles, the author describes and tells the stories behind Britain's railway inclines, each summit presented their own individual challenges, and provide us with these intriguing stories of engineering endeavour. There is some light spotting to the D/W. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arr... View more info

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Southern Steam in Colour

By: Ballantyne, Hugh

Price: £11.24

Publisher: Uk, Littlehampton Book Services Ltd: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03572


The Southern railway was the smallest of the four companies grouped in 1923 under the Railways Act of 1921 and its territory was clearly defined geographically in the south and west of England, extending from Broadstairs in East Kent to Padstow in Cornwall. Illustrated throughout with many fine colour photos. The hardboards show light signs of shelf wear and the top of the pages has a little foxing. A good ,tight copy. View more info

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Railway Architecture

By: Binney, Marcus, & David Pearce (Editors)

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Books: 1985

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Sellers ID: 03467


The railway companies were the most extensive patrons of new architecture in the nineteenth century. Many of their buildings were of a totally new kind, and others posed novel problems of construction. Style and technique united as the railways sought to combine the prestige and elegance of this new form of travel with crucial and imaginative innovations in engineering. This book is illustrated with over 200 black & white photographs. There is a ghost of a label on the f... View more info

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Mosquito: The Illustrated History

By: Birtles, Philip J

Price: £16.18

Publisher: UK, Sutton Publishing Limited: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03408


Alongside the Spitfire and the Lancaster, the Mosquito is one of the most famous RAF aircraft of the Second World War, if not of all time. Fulfilling an incredible number of contrasting roles from its original concept of a high-speed and low-level unarmed bomber, through reconnaissance fighter-bomber, night -fighter, intruder, bomber support and pathfinder, to naval strike, anti-shipping, minelayer, and many more. A series of comprehensive appendices give full details of... View more info

Ferrari

By: Bluemel Keith

Price: £22.48

Publisher: Stroud ,Gloucestershire, Sutton Publishing Ltd .: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 00522


This book is for anyone who loves Ferrari's and especially classic ones,this book is full of photographs enough for all enthusiasts of this marque,this book has shelf scratches to the covers and a slight mark on the back edge . View more info

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Gloster Meteor: Postwar Military Aircraft : 2

By: Bowyer, Chaz

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK., Littlehampton Book Services Ltd: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02427


The Gloster Meteor was the first jet-engined aircraft to enter full squadron operational service with any air force in the world, and from mid -1944 it served for a decade as the premier fighter design as well as being used by many other services. Illustrated with 150 photographs depicting unit liveries, technical facets, experimental installations, et al: it is a worthy record of one of the RAF's most significant aircraft. View more info

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The Motoring Century: Story of the Royal Automobile Club

By: Brendon, Dr Piers

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03598


The Motor Car is the true icon of the modern age. Its history is made up of many strands, forming a rich tapestry that has touched almost every aspect of life. Woven into its fabric from the start was the RAC. In this biography of the club, Piers Brendon gives a vivid insight into British society during the Motoring century. A Good , clean and tight copy. View more info

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Railway Steam Cranes

By: Brownlie John S.

Price: £67.44

Publisher: Glasgow, John S. Brownlie: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00425


This book is full of information and illustrations of steam cranes ,the author has spent years researching his subject .There is some faint foxing to the back pastedowns and the edges of the pages are slightly dust stained,the D/W is nicked and torn along the edges and the top of the spine and on the corners. View more info

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Footplate Cameraman

By: Carter, J R

Price: £11.24

Publisher: UK, Heathfield Railway Publications: 2009

Sellers ID: 02346


Footplate Cameraman is a personal view of the dying years of steam on Britain's railways. Always an enthusiast, Jim Carter worked his way up from a 15 year old engine cleaner at Sutton Oak MPD to firing a wide variety of locomotives and trains from Patricroft Depot. All-in-all this is a book for the connoisseur. The DW shows light use. View more info

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Super Etendard Super Profile

By: Chant, Christopher

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK., Haynes Publications Inc.: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02406


The Dassault Super Etendard sprang into world prominance during the Anglo-Argentinian conflict for the Falkland Islands in 1982. The Super Etendard used in that campaign is only the latest development in a long line that started with a lightweight strikefighter to meet a NATO requirement. There is a small label on the inside of the front boards stating this book has been slightly damaged but i can't find where except for a blue mark on the inside rear board. View more info