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The Grand Prix Book of Motor Racing Quotations.. Weber, Eugene , Hodder & Stoughton , 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 034063748X. 200 pages, 355g. Maroon cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w drawings.
£3.00
£2.95

Grand Prix Greats - A Personal Appreciation of 25 Famous Formula 1 Drivers. Nigel Roebuck, Book Club Assiciates, 1986. Book Club. ISBN: 9780850597929. 216 pages, 910g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w with small repaired tear to top of slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.00
£3.25

Grand Prix People - Revelations From Inside The Formula 1 Circus . Donaldson, Gerald , Motor Racing Publications, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0947981535. 352 pages. 735g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. A wide ranging and revealing study of the Grand Prix scene. 4
£5.00
£3.25

Grand Prix Year 1997. Arron, Simon , Hazleton Publishing, 1997. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1874557829. 144 pages, 475g. Soft card covers a little rubbed to edges, Near FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs and track layouts.
£4.00
£2.95

Grand Prix.. Sykes, Stuart & Moody, Roger., BBC Publications, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0563204710. 173 pages, 290g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. Written with inside knowledge, it examins many aspects of Formula One rarely seen either by racegoers or television viwers.
£4.00
£2.95

The Great Book of Sports Cars. Dean & Robson, Graham & Poole, Chris Batchelor, G T Foulis & Co Ltd, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0854296948. 420 pages. 3.5Kg. Red Glazed boards FINE in a FINE d/w with slightly sun darkened spine. Illustrated with colour throughout. Highlights the changes in the development of the design known as the sports car.
£12.00
£6.60

Great British Motor Cycles Of The Fifties. Currie. Bob., Ivy Leaf., 1991. Reprint. ISBN: 0863630103. 140p. 600g. Pictorial laminated boards. Near MINT in FINE d/w. Fully illustrated with over 170 photographs and drawings in b/w plus some pages in colour.
£6.00
£2.95

Great British Motor Cycles of the Fifties.. Currie, Bob., Bounty Books, 2000. Reprint. ISBN: 0753703785. 140 pages, 430g. Soft card covers with light crease to rear corner, Very Good. Illustrated with colour & b/w photographs. A series of articles including specifications and road test on approx 20 of the most popular British motocycles of the period.
£3.50
£2.95

Great British Motorcycles of the Sixties. Bob Currie, Chancellor Press, 2001. Reprint. ISBN: 0753702800. 142 pages, 435g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. Includes profiles of many British-made bikes such as the Norton Dominator 650SS, the Triumph T120 Bonneville and the BSA Bantam D14/4.
£5.00
£2.95

Great Marques - Alfa Romeo. Jonathan Wood, Octopus Books Ltd, 1985. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0706422198. 80 pages, 725g. Red cloth boards FINE in a Very Good price-clipped d/w with small repaired tear and rubbing to top of spine. Illustrated with colour photographs. One of the 'Great Marques' series.
£4.00
£2.95

Great Marques - Rolls-Royce. Jonathan Wood, Octopus Books Ltd, 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0706418131. 80 pages, 725g. Gray cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE price-clipped d/w. Illustrated with colour photographs. One of the 'Great Marques' series.
£4.00
£2.95

A Guide to the Museum of Transport and the Glasgow Museums' Department of Technology Colections.. R.Alastair R. Smith, Glasgow Museums And Art Galleries, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0902752332. 47 pages, 210g. Oblong format stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs.
£3.00
£2.00

The Guiness Book of Car Facts & Feats - A Record of Everyday Motoring and Automotive Achievements. Harding, Anthony (Editor), Guiness Supelatives, 1980. 3rd Edition Revised. ISBN: 0851122078. 288 pages, 780g. Cream cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with over 300 colour & b/w photographs and drawings.
£4.00
£3.25

Hard Driving - My Years With John Delorean. Haddad, William. , Paperjacks, 1986. 1st Paperback Edition. ISBN: 0770104770. 273 pages, 150g. Small format soft card covers with age toning to pages, Near FINE. The authors account of his some 15 years with John Delorean.
£5.00
£2.95

Heniz - Harold Frentzen : Back on the Pace (Heroes on Wheels Series). C. Hilton, Haynes Publishing, 1997. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1859604099. 160 pages. 380g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with colour photographs troughout.
£5.00
£2.95

A History of Motor Vehicle Registration in the United Kingdom.. Newall, L.H., Newby Books, 2008. Publisher Proof. ISBN: . 298 pages, 400g. Soft card covers. Publishers Proof copy with internally a few corrections in ink neatly done, also a amended list pasted in, so only a GOOD reference copy.
£5.00
£2.95

Hot Hatchbacks - The Successful Model Design of the 1980's. . Kimberley, William., Book Club Associates / William Kimberley, 1987. Book Club. ISBN: . 208 pages. 960g. Pictorial Boards FINE with slight browning to page edges, in a Very Good d/w browned to top edge and in clear removable wrap. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs. A pictorial history of this type of car that began with the famous Golf GTi and includes many versions produced by the many over major manufactures.
£10.00
£3.50

How to Start Motor Racing.. Hall, Wally., Speed & Sports Publications, 1969. Reprint. ISBN: 0851130119. 66 pages, 135g. Soft card covers rubbed to extremities and light crease to top front corner, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£5.00
£2.00

The Humber Story 1868-1932. Demaus.A.B. And J.C. Tarring, Sutton Publishing, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0862995965. 178 pages. 670g. Pictorial laminated boards MINT in a MINT d/w. Profusely illustrated with over 100 original b/w photographs. The history of Humber and its development to 1932, including full chronological table of all models manufactured.
£8.00
£2.95

The Illustrated Directory of Tractors. Henshaw, Peter , Salamander Books Ltd, 2002. . ISBN: 1840653744. 480 pages, 640g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with over 280 colour photographs showing over 265 tractor types and many varients described in detail.
£4.00
£2.95

The Illustrated History of Douglas Motorcycles. Briercliffe Harold & Brockway Eric, Haynes Publications, 1991. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0854297995. 112 pages, 625g. Pictorial laminated Boards with very slight 'wave' to pages, Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Signed by (a) Bill Douglas to front paste-down. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. A history of this famous Bristol based motorcycle manufacturer which prefered the horizontally opposed twin cyclinder engines.
£40.00
£2.95

Illustrated Lotus Buyer's Guide. Graham Arnold, Motorbooks International, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0879382171. 160 pages, 405g, Soft card cover with internelly one highlight to page 9 only, o/w contents tight and clean, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Also covers the Mk1 Lotus Cortina.
£5.00
£2.95

In the Driving Seat : A Century of Motoring in Scotland. Webster, Jack , The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0952217457. 108 pages. 520g. Oblong Format Soft Covers FINE with light crease to bottom rear corner. Illustrated in colour and b/w.
£6.00
£2.95

Indycar (Osprey Motor Sport). Kris Perkins, Osprey Publishing LTD, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1855323990. 128 pages, 415g. Soft card covers a little rubbed, FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout. A look at all aspects of Indycar racing, including cars, rules and courses.
£3.00
£2.95

It's a Triumph . Davies, Ivor., Haynes Publishing, 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780854291823. 237 pages, 760g. Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering, and gift inscription to free end-paper, o/w FINE in a FINE price-clipped d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£4.00
£3.25

Jaguar - The Definitive History of a Great British Car. Whyte, Andrew, Patrick Stephens Limited, 1985. 2nd Edition. ISBN: 0850597463. 252 pages. 780g. Blue cloth boards with slight browning to edge of boards & page edges. Contents tight and clean. Very Good in a Very Good d/w which is a little scuffed to extremities. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.50
£3.25

John Surtees. John Surtees, Hazleton Publishing, 1991. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0905138732. 240 pages. 795g. Green cloth boards with a little dirt spotting to top of page block, FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs. A account of the life of John Surtees, as told by himself, that follows the development of Motorcycle and Motorcar racing during the post-war era.
£28.00
£3.25

Lamborghini Countach. and Coltrin, Marchet, Osprey Publishing LTD, 1988. Reprint. ISBN: 0850456819. 136 pages. 470g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w with slight sunning to spine. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and drawings. A pictorial history of this rarest of cars.
£10.00
£2.95

The Last Road Race - The 1957 Pescara Grand Prix. Williams, Richard , Phoenix House, 2005. 1st Paperback Edition. ISBN: 0753818515. 152 pages, 180g. Soft card covers FINE, Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.00
£2.95

Lewis Hamilton - My Story. LEWIS HAMILTON, Harpersport, 2007. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780007270057. 304 pages. 630g. Red cloth boards MINT in a MINT d/w. Illustrated with colour photographs.
£2.50
£2.95

Lewis Hamilton: A portrait of Britain's new F1 star. ANDREW VAN DE BURGT, Haynes Publishing, 2007. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781844254804. 162 pages, 955g. Black cloth boards MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout. Chronicles Hamiltons remarkable journey from cadet karting to Formula 1.
£3.00
£3.25

London Taxis At War 1939 - 1945 . Eales, William., Published By the Author, . 1st Edition. ISBN: . 80 pages, 120g. Stapled soft card covers Near MINT. Ilustrated with drawings by the author. When he became a cab driver in London, the author noted reminiscences from other cab drivers that were at work during WWII and the Blitz on London.
£12.00
£2.00

Making of the Motor Car, 1895-1930 (Historic Industrial Scenes Series). Ware, Michael E., Mooreland Publishing Company, 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0903485397. Not paginated, Illustrated with 158 b/w photographs. 660g. Blue cloth boards with slight age toning to pages, Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w with slightly faded spine and darkened to top edge. Previous ownersname to free end-paper, and SIGNED by the author on title page. A pictorial history of the early days of British motor manufature using many previously unpublished photographs.
£10.00
£2.95

Mansell and Williams - The Challenge for the Championship. Mansell, Nigel & Allsop, Derick., Book Club Assiciates, 1992. Book Club. ISBN: . 175g. 1.25kg. Blue cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Fully illustrated with colour photographs.
£5.00
£3.50

The Mechanic's Tale - Life in the pit lanes of Formula One. Matchett, Steve, Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd., Uk, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0297824910. 176 pages. 680g. Blue cloth boards with light bump to top corner, FINE in a Very Good d/w with a small nick out of rear front edge. The author recounts his time through his beginnings as a young apprentice, through to his time with Ferrari and BMW, and his later success with the Benetton team. Illustrated with colour plates.
£10.00
£3.25

Mercedes Benz M-Class - The Complete Story Behind the All -New Sport Utility Vehicle. John Lamm, Motorbooks International, 1997. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0760304319. 160 pages, 720g. Soft card covers with light crease to rear bottom corner, FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings.
£6.00
£3.25

Milestone Sports Cars 1950 to 1965. Matinez. Alberto and Jean-Loup Nory, Haynes Publishing Group, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0854293868. 189 pages. 1.36Kg. Tan cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Models from 21 different manufacturers described and illustrated with colour photographs.
£10.00
£3.50

Miller's Collectors Cars Yearbook & Price Guide 2000. Selby. Dave. [ General Editor ]., Miller/Mitchell Beazley, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1840001747. 353 pages. 1.03Kg. Pictorial laminated boards FINE in a Very Good slightly sunned d/w. With over 2000 new illustrations in colour and b/w.
£6.00
£3.50

Moments that made Racing History. Warkerley, Rodney., Temple Press Limited, 1959. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 112 pages, 195g. Stiff card covers a little edge-rubbed and with minor foxing to a few pages only, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£6.00
£2.95

Mondeo - The Story of the Global Car. , W.P & P C, . . ISBN: 2919983008. 148 pages. 780g. Blue cloth boards bumped and rubbed to top of spine o/w FINE in a Very Good d/w.
£4.50
£3.25

Morris Minor 1948-80 (Brooklands Road Tests Series Collection No. 1).. Clarke. R.M. [ Compiler ], Brooklands Books, 1965. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0907073522. 69 pages. 190g. Soft covers with slight darkening to page edges, and minimal edgewear but with contents tight and clean. Very Good. 25 separate articles reprinted from motoring magazines of the day , from 1950 to 1980 giving road test reports, buying second-hand, tuning etc, and with the original b/w illustrations. .
£8.00
£2.95

Motor Car Lover's Companion. Hough. Richard [ Editor ], George Allen & Unwin, 1965. . ISBN: . 293 pages. 740g. 8vo. An anthology of writing with contributions from Aldous Huxley, Osbert Sitwell. Lord Montague and Patrick Campbell amongst others. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. Cloth boards with a little browning to end papers V.G. with contents tight and clean. in a Near V.G. edge-rubbed and darkened d/w.
£3.50
£3.25

Motor Cycles - A Technical History.. The Science Museum, Stationery Office Books, 1970. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0112900208. 118 pages, 315g. Soft card covers a little foxed to front free end-paper, o/w contents tight and clean. Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings.
£3.00
£2.95

Motor Fuel Ration Book - Motor Car 1501 - 2200 c.c. 14-19 H. P.. , Her Majesty's Government, 1966. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 24 coupons. 10g. Stapled paper. Unused and in FINE condition. An unusual item, from before my days of motoring.
£3.00
£2.00

Motor Industry of Britain Centenary Book. Jonathan Wood, Eclat Initiatives Ltd., 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0952391252. 248 pages, 945g. Soft card covers with scratch to rear (production fault?) FINE. Fully illustrated with b/w and colour photographs throughout. A tribute to the many men and women who over the years have shaped the motor industry in Britain.
£6.00
£3.25

Motor Magazine Motor Show Number- October 23rd 1965. ???, Thje Temple Press, 1965. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 344 pages. 860g. Pictorisal paper covers. Covers are marked and edge-rubbed, with small repaired tears to bottom edge and many of the pages are age browned on edges, but o/w the contents are tight and clean. GOOD.The 1965 Motor Show number of thgis popular motoring magazine, which has a complete car by car guide illustrated with b/w photographs and some colour.
£12.00
£3.25

Motor Mania - A Hundred Years of Motoring.. Sutton, Richard , Past Times Ltd, 1996. 1st Thus. ISBN: 1855852705. 160 pages, 520g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and b/w & colour drawings. Published to accompany a major six-part television series.
£4.00
£2.95

Motor Racing at Brands Hatch in the Eighties (Those Were the Days Series). Chas Parker, Veloce Publishing, 2010. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781845842147. 96 pages, 320g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Ilustrated with colour photographs and track plan.
£3.00
£2.95

Motor racing: the golden age - Extraordinary Images from 1900 to 1970.. John TENNANT, Ted Smart, 2004. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1844033260. 384 pages, 2.45kg. Pictorial laminated boards MINT in a Near MINT d/w. A photographic celebration of the golden age of motor sport, from hill climbs to Formula 1 using mostly full page or doulbe page photographs.
£8.00
£6.60

Motor Sport In The 20s. Demaus, A.B , Alan Sutton, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 086299599X. 120 pages. 610g. Green cloth boards. near MINT in a Near FINE d/w with 2 small dents to front of spine area. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs.
£8.00
£2.95
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