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Rare books including first editions and copies in fine bindings related to motoring and motor sports.

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  1. 130940
    First edition in English, first published in France in the same year. This expansive work was written by Richard 'Dick' Farman, the eldest of the three Farman brothers who ran the Anglo-French Farman motoring company. The company, which produced both aircraft and cars, presented its first motor car at the Salon de l'Automobile... Learn More
    £375

    Stock Code: 130940

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  2. 125384
    First and sole edition of this very scarce and significant Blue Book, not on Copac or OCLC. "An important Blue Book has been issued by the Automobile Club upon the Law as to Motor Vehicles... and addresses this very acute problem... which when the question of further regulating motor cars is so much in evidence, should do... Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 125384

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  3. 119918detail
    A superb library set of the magnificently bound British Sports and Sportsmen series; each title with a limited issue of 1,000 copies, the majority of this set being number 915 of 1,000, with Big Game Hunting and Angling being number 555 of 1,000. This set includes the uncommon Polo & Coaching volume. Learn More
    £4,500

    Stock Code: 119918

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  4. 71123
    First edition, first impression, written in hospital by the British racing driver Sammy Davis while recuperating from his spectacular crash at Brooklands in 1931. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 71123

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  5. 122003
    First edition, first impression, of the most comprehensive contemporary book on the subject, with a preface by Sir Herbert Austin. The 30 chapters cover open bodies, racing and sporting bodies, cape hoods, closed bodies, bodies with folding heads, shooting and luggage breaks and protected phaetons, seat fittings, windscreens,... Learn More
    £875

    Stock Code: 122003

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  6. TVR: Success Against The Odds.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £225

    Stock Code: 104365

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  7. The School Children of America are invited to take a Trip with Mohawk across Distant Seas through Foreign Lands into the Rubber Country of the Strange East …
    First edition of this extremely uncommon - no copy traced institutionally - promotional travelogue conducting the "School Children of America" from rural Ceylon to industrial Ohio, and all in headache-inducing 3-D. Printed using the red/cyan anaglyph 3-D process which enjoyed great popularity in the 1920s, this is a great... Learn More
    £150

    Stock Code: 102009

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  8. From A to B:
    First edition, first impression. Signed by Martin Parr on the half-title. Published in conjunction with the TV series From A to B which was first broadcasted on BBC 2 in March 1994. Learn More
    £175

    Stock Code: 97790

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