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Austin Service Manual: A40 Series GS2 G2S2 GS3 GV2 GQU2 GP2

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Birmingham, The Austin Motor Company: 1950

Seller ID: 011658


Austin Service Manual: A40 Series GS2 G2S2 GS3 GV2 GQU2 GP2 approx 180 or so pp. Many b/w illustrations throughout. The Austin service manual for the A40 Devon saloon, the Dorset saloon, the 10-cwt Delivery van, the Countryman and the 10-cwt Pick-up. Book has been used but only by a lady mechanic & only on Sundays. (it's in pretty good nick, it's not immaculate.) Believe it or not this would make a really great coffee table book. View more info

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FALCON 6 CYLINDER SERVICE AND REPAIR MANUAL. NO. 62

By: N/A

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Australia, Gregory's Publishing: 1980

Seller ID: 011659


FALCON 6 CYLINDER SERVICE AND REPAIR MANUAL. NO. 62 XK, XL, XM, XP, XR, XT, XW 292pp & approx 900g to post. A handy reference - not the Fairmont, not the Fairlane, NOT the Kingswood - the Falcon! 1960-1970, great days, great music & great cars. View more info

The Complete Guide to Tanks & Armored Fighting Vehicles: Over 400 Vehicles and 1200 Wartime and Modern Photographs

By: Forty, George & Livesey, Jack

Price: $26.00

Publisher: UK, Hermes House: 2006

Seller ID: 011227


The Complete Guide to Tanks & Armored Fighting Vehicles is a huge 512pp resource absolutely maxed out with illustration & compact data specs, 1400g packed for posting. An illustrated history of the world's most important tanks and AFVs from the beginning of the 20th century to the present day. Featuring A-Z visual directories of tank destroyers, command versions, bridgelayers, mine-clearers and other Funnies, armored personnel carriers and self propelled artillery, this ... View more info

Mini: The True and Secret History of the Making of a Motor Car

By: Garfield, Simon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Faber & Faber, London: 2010

Seller ID: 012736


By meeting the people behind the MINI, Simon Garfield uncovers a fascinating story of British endeavour, ingenuity and masterful marketing. The modern MINI has come a long way from the leaky floor and sliding windows. Here's the blurb - In May 1959, the first Mini was produced on an assembly line at Cowley, near Oxford. It would take a team of supremely talented designers, draftsmen, engineers and production-line workers to build a car that was unique in appearance and c... View more info

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The Volkswagen Beetle Vintage, Restored and Customized

By: Grimshaw, Nigel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Salamander Books: 1995

Seller ID: 012815


144 crisp colour coded pp, 1.3 kgs for post, child's gift inscription, This is not a factual history of the Beetle,thats already been done to death a number of times. This book is a celebration of the car and of the people who love it,it is a celebration of an obsession. Full of illustrations that tell the stories of restoration,custom bugs and racing bugs. This book is packed with colour photographs and an informative text by Nigel Grimshaw. review >>> The author prese... View more info

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The Volkswagen Beetle Vintage, Restored and Customized

By: Grimshaw, Nigel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Salamander Books: 1995

Seller ID: 012830


144 crisp colour coded pp, 1.3 kgs for post, child's gift inscription, This is not a factual history of the Beetle,thats already been done to death a number of times. This book is a celebration of the car and of the people who love it,it is a celebration of an obsession. Full of illustrations that tell the stories of restoration,custom bugs and racing bugs. This book is packed with colour photographs and an informative text by Nigel Grimshaw. review >>> The author prese... View more info

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Great Auto Races

By: Helck, Peter

Price: $80.00

Publisher: NY, Harry N. Abrams: 1975

Seller ID: 011930


Peter Helck (1893-1988) was an American illustrator who specialized in depicting racecars. He estimated that he had produced more than 600 sketches, drawings and paintings during his career. Helck developed an early interest in automobiles, and as a boy caught rides with the race car driver who tested Simplex cars. In the mid 1940s he was commissioned by Esquire magazine for eight paintings depicting early motor racing. Helck was one of the founding faculty for the Famou... View more info

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MGB Purchase and Restoration Guide

By: Porter, Lindsay

Price: $31.00

Publisher: UK, Haynes: 1983

Seller ID: 012813


224 crisp white pp & just under a kilo carded/wrapped for post to you. Clear and easy to follow instructions & handy tips on what to look out for & how to approach certain jobs. review >>> A good start for the novice restoration hobbiest. I don't think this is the only book one will need to do a restoration on a car. You will need others, but this will get you started. View more info

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Andre Citroen: The Man and the Motor Cars

By: Reynolds, John

Price: $29.00

Publisher: UK, Wrens Park: 1999

Seller ID: 012824


Andre Citroen: The Man and the Motor Cars - foreword by Chris Goffey. The French automobile pioneer and entrepreneur Andre Citroen is one of the neglected founding figures of the industry. Although his name remains a familiar household word, his colourful personality and spectacular achievements are now largely unrecognized. This illustrated biography reviews Citroen's life and work and catalogues the cars he produced. It restores his reputation as one of the most progre... View more info

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Steel Storm: Waffen-SS Panzer Battles on the Eastern Front 1943-1945

By: Ripley, Tim

Price: $45.00

Publisher: MBI Publishing: 2002

Seller ID: 009654


All the Waffen-SS's panzer battles on the Eastern Front covered in full, including Kharkov, Kursk, and Cherkassy Includes 24 full color maps that allow the reader to more fully understand and follow the movements of Waffen-SS armored formations Illustrated by 180 black and white photographs of Waffen-SS panzer divisions on the Eastern Front between 1943 and 1945 Comprehensive appendices list Waffen-SS orders of battle, panzer divisional insignia, and armored fighting veh... View more info

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How To Drive A Motorcar: A Key to the Subtleties of Motoring

By: Staff of "The Motor"

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Temple Press:

Edition: 6th Edition

Seller ID: 012874


How To Drive A Motorcar: A Key to the Subtleties of Motoring was written and illustrated by the Staff of "The Motor". This is the sixth edition, WW1 time. There's chapters on just about anything you might come across in your horseless carriage, there's even a Chapter on 'LadyDrivers' (which I've refrained from perusing) 140pp with an Index. Item Description: (London: Temple Press: no date) Sixth Edition. World War One period edition, being in the series ‘War S... View more info

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MINI Owner's Survival Manual

By: Tyler, Jim

Price: $27.00

Publisher: UK, Osprey Publishing: 1996

Seller ID: 010911


A manual for owners of the Mini, with advice on purchasing a Mini, basic mainetnance and breakdowns. 144 super crisp pp, 400g packed for post review >>> The owner's manual for this model is long-gone but this neat little book is a great stand in. As the label on the back of the book reads: IMPORTANT: DO NOT LEAVE HOME WITHOUT THIS BOOK. View more info

The History Of British Motoring.A Chronicle Of Classic Cars And Bikes

By: Various

Price: $24.00

Publisher: UK, Abbeydale Press, Bookmart: 2007

Seller ID: 011553


382pp & 1.7kg to post. Matchless, Triumph, Ariel, Rudge, Douglas, Sunbeam, Vincent, BSA, Wolseley, Lagonda, Lanchester, Humberette & Bean. All these and more were/are part of the heritage of British roads. Aaaah, remember when you could look down the street & identify a car from a distance, and now it's almost a sure thing that we'll all be driving Googlemobils not Goggomobils. Re-live the good times with this informative well illustrated resource. Faults? well, oil stai... View more info

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A Mini Adventure: 50 Years of the Iconic Small Car

By: Wainwright, Martin

Price: $27.00

Publisher: UK, Aurum: 2009

Seller ID: 012804


A Mini Adventure: 50 Years of the Iconic Small Car by Martin Wainwright is 248pp & under 500g to post. With A Mini Adventure, Martin Wainwright presents a biography of breadth and humour, celebrating this classic car. Here is everything from Sir Alec Issigonis’s original conception of the car to its rebirth as a badge-engineered BMW. Wainwright writes about the police Mini into whose back seat George Best was once squeezed, the Mini Moke (a weird miniature beach runabo... View more info

Citroen 2CV: The Complete Story

By: White, Matt

Price: $55.00

Publisher: UK, Crowood: 1999

Seller ID: 010865


192 pages as crisp & white as a baguette, 800g packed for post. How can you not love the little 2CV? Pierre Boulanger, the father of the 2CV, set a brief to his Chief Engineer, Maurice Broglie, for a new car to be codenamed "Becassine" (snipe) to be an "umbrella on wheels" to carry two farmers, along with 50kg. of potatoes or a small barrel of wine at a maximum speed of 60 km/hr. It must travel in good comfort over rough rural roads. Economy was to be a ... View more info

ULTIMATE HARLEY-DAVIDSON

By: Wilson Hugo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley London: 2008

Edition: 1st UK

Seller ID: 012164


A comprehensive book on Harley Davidson featuring over 70 Harleys including exclusive photography from the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, Alabama, unique details of engines and a complete Harley Davidson Catalogue. View more info

Chrome Dreams Automobile Styling Since 1893

By: Wilson, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Chilton Book Company: 1976

Seller ID: 011583


800g paked to post, 310pp with most pp featuring lineart of the cars referred to. Chrome dreams: automobile styling since 1893 A study--serious but not stuffy--of the "form of the automobile as cultural expression"; and, linked, a display of every significant model from the 1893 Duryea (part buggy, part bicycle) to the 1975 Chevrolet Monte Carlo (all show). The years 1897-1900 saw the emergence of the fight runabout, unsatisfactory because it "looked as it i... View more info