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Automobiles - Motor Cars

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1 "Motor" Road Tests 1964 Series ( Austin Mini super de luxe, Austin Healey 3000 Mk.3, Bond Equipe, Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray, Jenson C-V8 & 45 other cars)
London Temple Press Ltd 1964 1st Edition in This Form Card paperback Very Good 21 x 29cm Approx 
half title + Title page + 264 numbered pages + 2 page list rear + 8 Pages adverts. Compilation of various road tests for taken from the weekly issues of "The Motor" weekly magazine, covering 50 new models/tests with over 350 illustrations from 1963/4. Condition covers fair/good some rubbing, corner fold etc. Contents Mostly Very good, clean & tight. No inscriptions. To rear of book a few pages with corner tip fold/staining. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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2 Institute of Advanced Motorists Manual ( 1959 edition) IAM + Test Card
London Institute of Advanced Motorists 1959 First Edition in This Form ? Original Paperback 14 x 21.5cm Approx 
Rare early copy. 12 pages, Light green Paperback Covers Very good, Contents Very Good, clean & tight with NO inscriptions. 1st issued in 1956 this is the eighth Revision of 27th July 1959. contains 12 pages + perforated order form for subscription, lacks the perforated membership form? No publisher so published by the Institute IAM & printed by Keliher, Hudson & Kearns (London). Xtra with this is a IAM card for booked test in Ipswich & inscribed to rear what they did wrong. Postage reduced to UK 1 EU 2 .. all other inc US 3 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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3 SEM Panhard & Levassor, Kellner & Ses Fils, Lorraine- Dietrich, Henri- Labourdette, Skiff-Torpedo, Eugene Boulogne Et Fils, Atomobiles Benz, Automobiles Renault 1913 Paris Auto dealers Brochure
Paris 1913 First Edition Paperback 32.5 x 46cm. Approx 
double covers + 10 pages. Duplicate Cream embossed outer covers fair/good condition with stain to front & edge wear/tears, minor folding, Contents grey pages & white pages, fair/good minor staining. contents very good, clean & tight . Folio /large size (32.5 x 46cm. i.e. 30 x 18 inches approx) brochere all printed in French with 8 tipped in illustrations , 1 colour + 5 b/w of various cars +2 non-cars (alcohol). seems it may be a special Paris advertising item (poss for the Paris motor show?) with adverts for 5 different Paris car dealers. 6 pages are grey (rest white). To rear only 2 grey pages, not sure if removed or is correct and complete ( i would guess it is complete).. Double Dust jacket (2 the same) both cream embossed, to front SEM in circle and large design with face of an owl ?. to rear embossed Automobiles Renault and front of a car in a circle. Printed near rear; Acheve D'Imprimer le 11 Aout 1913 "Succes" ( August 11, 1913 ) & La reproduction des dessins contenus dans cet album est formellement interdite pour la France et l'Etranger (= Reproduction of drawings in this album is strictly forbidden in France and abroad) due to it's large size will be posted in a large tube for best protection. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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4 The County Council Times & Local Government Review with which is incorporated The District and Parish County Councils' Advertiser and The Councils' Gazette , Vol. XXX. July to Dec 1903
London The St. Bride's Press 1903 First Edition Hard Back Very Good 22 x 30.5cm. Aprox 
Supplement Title page + 5 page index + Supplement Title + 6 page Special index of council meetings. + 504 pages. Condition; Binding Very Good, minor edge rubbing, small corner tip knocks. Contents mostly Very good, clean & tight, all pages paper aged/browned. Did not notice any inscriptions etc. This is a bound volume of half a years copies of a very rare weekly magazine for local councils, with some interesting adverts (see scans).Also the 2 supplement indexes bound in at front. Tiny label inside cover of binder "W. S. Cowell, Ltd. Ipswich". This year is Historically important due to the new 1903 Motor-Car act of Parliament and it's consequences for Local Councils like in Letters, one about being dismayed at removal of the speed limit for Motor-Cars & suggesting a night speed limit or a report on the "Automobile Club" Motor -Car trials at Crystal Palace, also Motor Transport for goods, & the Circular from government to all councils re details of the new Motor-Car Act. Also includes news on local laws, weights & measure, Animal Diseases, Imbecile or Feeble minded paupers, Small Pox in Germany, Council meetings, Lady health visitors, London Epileptic Colony, New Motor Car Bill & lots more on Motor Vehicles, Education, Rivers, new council appointments, each week is news from a few councils & lots more. This is a large heavy Book weight with packing over 2kg (4 lbs), so postal surcharge outside UK. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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5 Boddy, William ( Bill Body ) The Alfonso Hispano-Suiza , Profile Number 85
. Leatherhead Profile Publications 1967 First Edition 6 7/8" x 6 1/2"approx 
No 85 very good /almost mint condition , with 12 pages .. . This bookseller was a member of the " Austin 7 owners club" in the 1960s and at time the publication was annouced ( to motor clubs, i.e pre-public annoucement), i was the person who printed the club newsletter on a Gestetner. so were offered them pre-publication at a discount, as printed. in batches of 40 i think, this published 1967, but poss recieved late 66 by me . only fault being rusted hinges that i have just replaced leaving tiny rust stain at hole... Great colour centre and black and white illusrations throughout. This was an extra copy, so not opened in 20th cent,. Postage Reduced to UK 1...Europe 1.50 ......rest inc U.S. 2.. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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6 East London Rubber Co. Ltd. General Catalogue 1935 East London Rubber Co. Ltd.; Motor Cycle, Motor Cars, fitting, tyres & accessories, Sports goods, clothing, tools & garage equipment & cycles.
London East London Rubber Co. Ltd 1935 First Edition for This Date Hard Back Fair/good Trade Catalogue 22 x 27cm Approx 
Orange/black binding fair/poor stained, tear top/base of spine etc. Contents mostly very good & clean, a few corner folds, page 193/4 a little loose with edge damage. Did not notice any inscriptions. Title page + xviii page index +560 ( + 6 extra un-numbered pages within ) + 8 page index + 180 page Cycle section ( + 2 extra un-numbered pages within ) + 72 page clothing ( inc. some cases & house furniture!) + 93 pages sports, garden & household + 18 page baby carriage etc. section + 6 page index. 196 page garage equipment & tools + 24 pages of adverts rear. So 1185 pages + 2 half pages printed in red with alterations to prices. The 560 pages includes Motor & Motor cycle fittings, tyres & accessories, tools, garage equipment & Austin, Bedford, Chevrolet, Ford, Morris & Standard cars replacement parts. So a very rare book which not only covers cycles, cars & motorbikes but also cycles for sale, garage equipment, clothing & household (inc. fitted wardrobes) and so much more with prices. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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7 Editors; Sidney G. Lushington, William Mackenzie & C. E. Allen The Justice of the Peace Vol. LXVIII for Jan to Dec 1904
London Richard Shaw Bond 1905 First Edition Quarter -Leather Hard Back Very Good 22 x 28cm Approx 
Half title + Title page + 660 pages including index. Quarter leather binding & mottled hardback in very good condition, inc. good, clear title to spine, some minor rubbing. Contents Very Good, clean & tight, no inscriptions. A complete year of the weekly publication with index. Though covering many subjects/cases, This one is historically interesting for the various laws/cases regarding the Motor Car. Can be collected from fairs I stand in London, Long Melford & Norwich. 7.5 cm thick, so VERY heavy/over 6 kilo with packing, so please email first re postal surcharge. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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