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Hilton, Christopher Michael Schumacher The Definitive Race-By-Race Record of His Grand Prix Career
Haynes Publishing, UK 2007 HB/DJ. VG/VG. 351 pages. The latest retrospective on history's only 7 Time F1 World Champion. Contains many previously unpublished photos plus expert text. Well done. ISBN #9781844254507. Book #B24762. *


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Hilton, Christopher Michael Schumacher The Greatest of All?
Haynes Publishing, UK 2002 HB/DJ. Near Fine/VG+. First Edition. 160 pages. A recent biography on Schumie spanning from his Karting years to his place beside Fangio in the record books. A typically excellent job from Chris Hilton. ISBN #1859608736. Book #B30781. *


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Golenbock, Peter Miracle Bobby Allison and the Saga of the Alabama Gang
St. Martin's Press NY 2006 HB/DJ. VG/VG. First Edition. 395 pages. Small remainder mark on the top page edges. From the New York Times bestselling author of American Zoon, and The Last Lap, this is the first fresh look at Allison in over a generation. A classic Grand National era story. ISBN #031234001X. Book #B18097D. *


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Nixon, Chris Mon Ami Mate
Transport Bookman Publications, UK 1998 HB/DJ. VG+/VG+. 377 pages. Subtitled: "The bright brief lives of Mike Hawthorn & Peter Collins." The best coverage of these two - done with Nixon's usual thorough research and delightful style. ISBN #0851840477. Book #B32187. *


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Fletcher, Rivers More Motor Racing The Postwar Years
Haynes (Foulis) Publishing, UK 1991 HB/DJ. VG+/VG+. 224 pages. This volume bring up to date the later adventure of Britian's Grand Old Man of Motoring. Nicely photographed and heavy on descriptive text. ISBN #0854296875. Book #B22810D. *


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Ireland, Innes Motor Racing Today
Arthur Barker Ltd., London, UK 1961 HB/NDJ. VG/NDJ. 128 pages. By the author of All Arms and Elbows, and Sideways to Sidney, the incomparable Innes. Offers a wonderful behind the scenes look at early 1960's Formula One competition. The correct edition color photocopy dust jacket is supplied. Book #B32141. *


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Sallon Motor-Racing Drivers Past and Present
Shell-Mex and B.P. Ltd. 1956 SB. VG. 68 pages. Spiral bound softbound with its original clear plastic cover (torn & missing a portion to the back cover). Produced by Shell-Mex and B.P. Ltd to mark the 60th anniversary of the British Motor Industry. Illustrated with cartoons and caricatures drawn by Sallon of the London Daily Mirror, depicting well known British drivers, past and present. Book #B21996A. *


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Jellinek-Mercedes, Guy My Father Mr. Mercedes
Chilton Books, PA 1961 HB/DJ. VG/VG. First Edition So Stated. 319pgs. The story of the Emil-Jellinek whose daughter became the Mercedes in Mercedes-Benz. Previous owner's name flyleaf. Book #B23325. *


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Ball, Adrian (Editor) for the Jim Clark Foundation My Greatest Race By Twenty of the Finest Motor Racing Drivers of All Time
E.P. Dutton & Co. NY 1974 HB/DJ. Near Fine/VG+. First US Edition. 139 pages. A nice anthology of driver mini-biographies. Drivers include: Mario Andretti, Jack Brabham, Juan Fangio, Emerson Fittipaldi, Graham Hill, Denny Hulme, Jacky Ickx, Raymond Mays, Stirling Moss, Roy Salvadori, Jackie Stewart and others. ISBN #0525162259. Book #B30661. *


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Sutton, Len My Road to Indy
Len Sutton, OR 2002 HB/Pictorial Cover. Near Fine. Signed by Author. 94 pages. Signed by Len Sutton and numbered 1496 of 1500. Arriving as a walk-on for the 1958 Indianapolis 500 after the death of the Sumar Special driver, Len started his racing caeer nearly 50 years ago and is still going strong. This is great story of a racing journey that spans not only multiple racing eras but generations. ISBN #0972542108. Book #B17732D. *


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Lauda, Niki My Years with Ferrari
Motorbooks International Osceola, WI 1978 HB/DJ. VG+/VG+. 237 pages. Then two-time World Champion Nicki Lauda reveals the inner strategey and mental toughness necessary to stay on the top with Ferrari. ISBN #0879380594. Book #B32372. *


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Mair, George Natural Born Winner The Jeff Gordon Story
The Ballantine Publishing Group 1998 PBK. VG+. First Edition. 215 pages. Covers the then 1997 Winston Cup Champion is nice detail. ISBN #0345424190. Book #B25613. *


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Newman, Paul (Narrator) Newman's Own Cookbook
Contemporary Books, IL Pb. VG+. ISBN #0809251558. Book #B18244. *


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Tremayne, David Nigel Mansell Driver Profiles No. 1
Hazleton Publishing Surrey, UK 1989 HB/Pictorial Cover. Near Fine. First Edition. 108 pages. One of the popular Autocourse photo essay and biography series. This edition offers many previously unpublished career photographs and racing interviews with Nigel Mansell. ISBN #0905138678. Book #B22952D. *


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Sutton, Keith Nigel Mansell The Complete Pictorial Record
Osprey Publishing London, UK 1995 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. Unpaginated, approximately 200 pages. Covers Mansell's 15 year career in nice detail both on the F1 and Indy Car circuits. ISBN #1855325918. Book #B32383. *


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Hilton, Christopher Nigel Mansell The Lion at Bay
Patrick Stephens Ltd. Cambridge, UK 1995 SB. VG+. 176 pages. Offrs a nice career history of this F1 Champion, with good focus on his failed comeback in 1995. ISBN #1852605316. Book #B27645. *

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Snowdon, Nigel Nigel Mansell The Making of a Champion
Aston Publications, UK 1992 SB. VG+. 144 pages. Everyone's favorite whinner - er, winner reveals how he rose briefly to the top. Although not, of course, in "unfair and not sporting" American circuits. ISBN #0946627878. Book #B31122. *

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Hilton, Christopher Nigel Mansell World Champion
Corgi Books London, UK 1993 SB. VG+. 272 pages. This would be Christopher Hilton still milking his venerable commercial cow. If you like Nigel, you'll be enthralled. You'll also be in a minority. Either way - this is cheap thrills for loo reading. ISBN #0552995568. Book #B30860. *


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Christy, John Of Men and Cars
Ziff-Davis Publishing Co., New York, NY 1960 HB/DJ. Very Good/Very Good. 208 pgs. Subtitled: Tales of Men Who Raced with Time and Death - covers many of racing's greats including Frank Lockhart, Eyston, Gardner, Colin Chapman and Donald Healey and a score of other drivers and constructors. Makes for a great period racing reference. Book #B31472. *


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Arutunoff, Toly One Off
Beeman Jorgensen, Inc. Indianapolis, IN 2008 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. 254 pages. Subtitled, "The Roads, The Races, The Automobiles." With a title directly plagarized from N.T. Havart. Hard to describe as much other than a vainity press biography with all the compelling interest of The Jim Gilmore Story or The Amazing Mr. Mohs. Appears as an unused copy. ISBN #0929758250. Book #B25210D. *


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Frere, Paul Paul Frere My Life Full of Cars
Haynes Publishing, UK 2000 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. 248 pages. Subtitled: "Behind the wheel with the world's top motoring journalist." As one of Porsche's first test drivers Frere provides an excellent personal insight into early Factory history. ISBN #1859606709. Book #B30151. *


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Nolan, William F. Phil Hill Yankee Champion
Brown Fox Books, CA 1996 HB/DJ. VG+/VG. Signed by Phil Hill. 232 pages. This copy signed by Phil Hillon title page plus bookplate presentation signature by author Bill Nolan. The story of the first American to win the World Driving Championship, and one of our favorite drivers. ISBN #1888978104. Book #B32219. *


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Cooper, Adam Piers Courage
Haynes Publishing, UK 2004 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. 256 pages. Subtitled, "Last of the Gentleman Racers." The only biography to date of this great competitor, and a wonderfully fresh look at the era. Nicely researched and presented. ISBN #1859606636. Book #B31848. *


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Ferrari, Enzo Piloti Che Gente (English Edition)
Industrie Grafiche Arbe, Modena, Italy 1984 HB/Pictorial Cover. VG+. 359 pages. Pictorial boards as issued. Limited to 2,500 copies . This is the more scarce English edition. Contains Enzo's own story of his life and the Ferrari history of racing. Book #B31565. *


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von Frankenberg, Richard Porsche The Man and His Cars
Robert Bentley Cambridge, MA 1970 HB/DJ. VG/VG+. 236 pages. Revised Edition. Respected as the definitive work on Ferdinand Porsche by one of the Factory's top engineers and early racing drivers. Book #B23567D. *

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