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Brooks, Tony Tony Brooks Poetry in Motion
Motor Racing Publications Ltd., UK 2012 HB/DJ. New/New. Klemantaski Edition. Signed by Author. 276 pages. The wonderful story of a lucky man in a fantastic era of motorsports. This is the deluxed cased edition signed by both author and publisher. ISBN #9781899870875. Book #B32269. *


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Rudd, Tony Tony Rudd It Was Fun!
Patrick Stephens Ltd. Cambridge, UK 1993 HB/DJ. VG/Near Fine. 352 pages. Foreword by Jackie Stewart OBE. The story of the most renowned engineer of modern high performance Grand Prix engines who coincidently combined that talent with being a genuinely delightful character. ISBN #1852604131. Book #B30817. *


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Close, John and the Editors of Stock Car Racing Magazine Tony Stewart From Indy Phenom to NASCAR Superstar
Motorbooks International, MN 2004 SB. VG. 159 pages. A nicey detailed look at Tony's career to date and his rise from dirt tracks to Cup cars. ISBN #0760318557. Book #B26356. *


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Sims, Carol Anderson Troy The Story of Indy's Youngest Winner, Troy Ruttman
Tichenor Publishing, IN 1998 HB/DJ. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Multiple Signed Edition. 202 pages. The stirring tale of an early postwar dirt track racer who took the checkered flag as the youngest winner in Indianapolis 500 history. Now becoming a scarce title worldwide. This copy signed by the Author and Layout Artist. ISBN #1565814525. Book #B30774. *


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Elford, Vic Vic Elford Reflections on a Golden Era in Motorspors
David Bull Publishing, AZ 2006 HB/DJ. Very Good/Very Good. 288 pages. Offers an insider's perspective of Porsche Factory racing from one of their winningest team drivers. A great look at 1960s and '70s motorsport history. ISBN #1893618528. Book #B32071. *


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De La Plante, Allan Villeneuve A Racing Legend
Turn Five Inc., Canada 1995 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. 222 pages. A very nice look at Gilles career, this one heavy with photographs. Only the 2nd book ever written on the man whom competitors describe as "wanting to win not the just the race but every lap. ISBN #096800220X. Book #B31818. *


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Villeneuve, Jacques with Donaldson, Gerald Villeneuve My First Season in Formula 1
CollinsWillow, London, UK. 1996 HB/DJ. VG+/VG+. First Edition So Stated. 224 pages. Covers what is now the early Villeneuve F1 career is fine detail. ISBN #0002187663. Book #B21290. *


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Villeneuve, Jacques Villeneuve Winning in Style
CollinsWillow, London, UK. 1997 PBK. VG+. 256 pages. The story of Gilles son and his rise to becomming an internationally recognized Champion in his own right. ISBN #0002187671. Book #B6135D. *


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Argetsinger, Michael Walt Hansgen
David Bull Publishing, AZ 2006 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. 399 pages. Subtitled, "His Life and the History of Post-War American Road Racing." First rate quality throughout. As much a biography of the era as the man. Uses a nice mix of rare 1950s and '60s color photos along with archival b&w. Wonderfully detailed text. Recommended. Appears as an unused copy. ISBN #1893618544. Book #B31847. *


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Klein, Reinhard and Muller, Wilfried Walter Rohrl Diary
Verlag Reinhard Klein, Germany 2003 HB/DJ. Very Good/Very Good. 255 pages. Already a scare title worldwide. Presented in such a fashion as to make the reader feel like an inside team member of this Championship rally team for every aspect of race preparation and actual competition. We rarely say any book is absolutley outstanding throughout - but this unusually good title deserves it. ISBN #3927458058. Book #B32035. *


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Porsche, Ferry with Bentley, John We at Porsche
Doubleday & Co. Inc, Garden City, NY. 1976 HB/DJ. VG+/VG-. First Edition So Stated. 290 pages. Foreword By Baron Huschke Von Hanstein. The first Ferry Porsche autobiography - later followed by "Cars are My Life". This one delves more deeply into relations with Ferdinand , World War II, and his family. Please note: there is sun fade to the spine on this copy, priced accordingly. ISBN #0385053096. Book #B32228. *


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Andretti, Mario with Collins, Bob What's It Like Out There?
Henry Regnery Company, Chicago 1970 HB/DJ. VG+/VG+. 282 pgs. The inside story from one of the few drivers to dominate in every racing arena. Fresh from his Indy 500 win in '69 Mario was racing's hottest personality when this classic biography was first released. A great look at the old USAC era of open wheel competition. Book #B30660. *


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Brabham, Sir Jack When the Flag Drops
William Kimber and Co. Ltd. London, UK 1971 HB/DJ. VG/VG. First Edition So Stated. 240 pgs. One of the best loved F1 Champions - and still competitive in his late '70s! A classic read from the pre-wing era. Book #B30488A. *


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Wilkinson, W.E. (Wilkie) with Jones, Chris Wilkie
Nelson and Saunders, UK 1987 HB/DJ. VG+/VG+. Signed by Author. 214 pages. The story of one of early motor racing's best loved drivers and enthusiasts. Inscribed to the previous owner and signed by Wilkie (Brooklands, 1988). Note: Previous owner's name embossed on the flyleaf. ISBN #094775007X. Book #B17776A. *


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Stone, Matt with Lerner, Preston Winning The Racing Life of Paul Newman
Motorbooks International, MN 2009 HB/DJ. VG/VG. Ex-Lib. 176 pages. An inside look at PLN as the man and the race driver who preferred track pals to Hollywood hoity-toity. Paul we miss you. ISBN #9780760337066. Book #B27486D. *


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Knowles, Arthur With Campbell at Coniston
William Kimber and Co. Ltd. London, UK 1967 HB/DJ. VG+/VG. First Edition So Stated. 160 pages. While following in the footsteps of his famous father Sir Malcolm Campbell son Donald lost his life here at Coniston while attempting a water speed record in the Bluebird. Here's the inside story. Book #B17297A. *


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Mortimer, Charles With Hindsight
Richard Netherwood Ltd, UK 1991 HB/DJ. VG/VG. First Edition. 143 pages. Subtitled: '"A lifetime in harmony with cars, bikes and motorsport." Foreword By Denis Jenkinson. Written by the man who virtually began the vintage motor racing book business in the UK. A great snapshot of prewar racing back when it was largely a gentleman's and clubman's pursuit. ISBN #1872955045. Book #B17238. *


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Burton, Jerry Zora Arkus-Duntov
Robert Bentley Cambridge, MA 2002 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. 419 pages. Subtitled, "The Legend Behind Corvette." An outstanding look at Duntov's personal involvement in the history and development of Corvettes. ISBN #0837608589. Book #B30515. *

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